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Unless stated otherwise, contact Department of English and Modern Languages, 660.562.1265, for application.
Letters after the scholarship name indicate who may apply for the award:
[F] Freshman | [C] Continuing | [T] Transfer | [G] Graduate
Recipient shall be a full-time sophomore, junior or senior and have declared a major in English. Academic achievement will be considered.
Be at least a sophomore in good academic standing and show excellence in English coursework.
The purpose of this scholarship is to encourage creative writing. The applicant must submit an original composition (not a thesis or research paper).
Awarded to a junior or senior English major. Cumulative GPA of 3.00, and show financial need.
Recipient must have declared a major in English with preference to, but not limited to, teacher education, have a 3.50 GPA, and show financial need.
Recipients shall maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50, have declared an academic major in the area of English (literature emphasis), and show financial need.
Awarded to a junior English major for use in senior year. Cumulative GPA of 3.00 with 3.50 in sophomore and junior English courses. Preference given to a student with financial need who has shown extraordinary effort and improvement.
Recipient shall be a full time student majoring in English and maintaining a 3.00 GPA. Academic achievement and financial need will be leading criteria.
Recipient shall be a senior majoring in English and have the top GPA, which is cumulative of all English major courses, by the end of the fall trimester before his/her graduation date.
Awarded to an English education major with at least sophomore standing and a minimum GPA of 3.00.
Awarded to a language major with a minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA. Consideration is based on academic standing and financial need.
Awarded to a language major or minor that is eligible to enroll in a Modern Languages class beyond the first-year level.