Several scholarships and awards are available to English majors, including the following opportunities.
The William B. Markward Award in Early Modern Language, Literature and Culture
$500.00 will be awarded, annually, to the best essay on some aspect of early modern English language, literature or culture.
Kathryn Houghton Groves Endowed Scholarship
The Nicholas Manchion Endowed Scholarship
Be a mathematics or English major
have a 3.25 G.P.A. in major courses
have a 3.00 overall G.P.A.
be active in campus activities or organizations
Be a declared English major
be a sophomore
Have a G.P.A. or 3.0
Be enrolled full-time
Submit an original poem to be judged by the English Department (without knowing the identity of the student)
For more information on these and other scholarships, contact:
Financial Aid Office
Second Floor, Norrington Hall