The Department of German sponsors a series of annual awards in recognition of excellence and achievement in the study of German.

The Auguste Ulfers Memorial Prize

Awarded to a student for excellence and accomplishment in German studies (language, literature, or literature in translation).

The Donald Parker Prize

Presented to a student of German for distinguished academic achievement and exceptional service to the department.

The Ersnt Rose-G.C.L. Schuchard Anniversary Prize

A prize endowed by alumni, students, and faculty members in honor of Drs. Ernst Rose and G.C.L. Schuchard, former professor of German in Washington Square College. Awarded each year to the winner in a competition sponsored by the Department of German.