Scholarships and Awards

Kendall W. Folkert Memorial Endowment

Scholarship awarded to students pursuing South or East Asia studies.
  • Seniors: must be admitted to a graduate program in South or East Asia studies
  • Undergraduates: must be pursuing work in South or East Asia studies through a study abroad program
  • Preference is given to those engaged in study of culture and to those with better academic records
Deadline: April
Award Amount: $750 - $1,500

Oppenheimer-Mancuso (Lazorshak) Award

Award given to a philosophy major in his or her senior year who submits an outstanding essay about the necessity for the teaching of ethics and/or character development in the elementary grades.
  • Senior standing
  • Essays must be 1500 - 2000 words. A committee will examine the essays to determine the winner.
Deadline: Spring
Award Amount: $500 - $1,000