Communication Arts & Literature Education Scholarships
The English Department offers several scholarship awards for academic excellence. Eligible candidates must be majoring in English and maintaining a 3.0 GPA or higher in English. Applicants must also have sophomore standing or higher at the time of application. Students can apply for university scholarships through the online scholarship application.
- Two English Department faculty recommendations, using this recommendation form (printed, signed, and dated by faculty member).
- Sample(s) of your best writing, totaling no fewer than 5 pages and no more than 7 pages, from 200 or higher level English course(s) at MSUM
- Current transcript
- Essay: In a well-developed essay of 500 words, typed, double-spaced, and using MLA format, please respond to the following prompt:
We are bombarded on a daily basis by news and information in a variety of media. In what ways does your experience as an English major help you to critically and ethically navigate such information?
Application Deadline: February 1.
Students complete only one application to be considered for the following scholarships: