Scholarships

Check this page later this fall for information about submitting Spring 2015 scholarship applications.

There are four separate forms for English Department scholarships awarded in the spring.

One application for four different scholarships: 

  • Patricia Mapes Anderson Scholarship
  • William M. Burke Scholarship
  • Sybil Hall Shott Scholarship
  • The Mary A. Hill Scholarship

Application for the Charles E. Bull Award for the best short story and best poem by English majors or graduate students in English.

Application for the Eddie Dyer Memorial Scholarship for sophomores, juniors, senior English majors, or graduate students in English; you must submit an essay in response to this question: "If you could right a wrong in this life, what would it be and how would you go about it?"

Application for the William Verville Scholarship for English majors with 3.0 GPA or higher; you must submit an essay of at least 500 words in length describing your successful struggle with communication difficulties.

Application for the Alex Weirich Memorial Scholarship; in 2000, the Rhetoric and Teaching of Writing (RTW) Area of the English Department created the scholarship for one of our former graduate students, Alex Weirich.  

Recommendation form