Scholarship Scroller

All English students are invited to attend the end of the year banquet hosted at Buck's Run Banquet Hall for an evening of celebration with fellow students and staff. 

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Scholarship Brochure

Application Form

This application form is required for all English department scholarships: 

 Marion Croft Althoff Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to a student majoring in English with the intent to teach.
  • Undergraduate students
  • Must be recommended by an English faculty member familiar with the student's work
  • Award can be used for tuition and room and board
  • Based on financial need 

Deadline: February 23rd
Award Amount: Up to $2,000


E.C. Beck Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to a student majoring in English with the intent to teach English.
  • Undergraduate students
  • Must be nominated by an English faculty member who is familiar with the student's work
  • Preference to juniors and seniors
  • Based on scholarship, financial need, and probable teaching success
Deadline: February 23rd
Award Amount: Up to $750

 
Reverend Lloyd C. and Ica L. Bronson Memorial Award

Scholarship awarded to full-time English majors completing their junior year.
  • Junior or higher standing
  • Minimum 3.5 GPA
  • Must show documented work with minority groups (ethnic or gender)
  • Women, persons of color, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply
Deadline: February 23rd
Award Amount: Up to $600  

Jeanette R. House Memorial Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to an English literature major entering senior year at CMU.
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Must submit two letters of recommendation and an essay about why you want to study literature 

  • Scholarship is nonrenewable

Deadline: February 17th
Award Amount: Up to $1,500 


Francis J. and Mary Lois Molson English Education Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to an English major or minor pursuing secondary education certification.
  • Undergraduate student
  • Minimum 3.25 overall GPA
  • Must demonstrate academic excellence
Deadline: February 23rd
Award Amount: Up to $2,000  


Clara Lee Moodie Scholarship

Scholarship awarded to a English graduate student
  • Graduate level standing
  • Intent to teach at high schoo​l or college level
  • Preference will be given to students wishing to teach American literature
  • Scholarship is renewable​
Deadline: February 23rd
Award Amount: Up to $2,500