**Sholarship amounts for the 2017-2018 academic year are now available. Applications are due to the English Department office by Februry 23, 2018 by 5:00pm**


​​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