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Department of

English

Scholarships for English Majors

Danvera and McIntyre Scholarships

The English department offers two scholarships for majors.  For both scholarships, candidates must be majoring in English, in good academic standing, and have demonstrated financial need.  For the McIntyre, preference is given to underrepresented students who have expressed an interest in teaching.  For the Danvera, preference is given to students who have exhibited leadership skills.  Nominations for both scholarships come from English faculty. Qualified students may also speak to the Department Chair for more information.

Danvera Scholarship

We are pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 Danvera Scholarship! The following English majors have been awarded a Danvera scholarship: Joie Coxon, Gabriella Sghia-Hughes and Shannon Wheeler. Congratulations to 2014's recipients!

The Danvera Scholarship is $5,000 and is provided annually by the Danvera Foundation.
Students must be:
- Majoring in English
- In good academic standing, maintaining a GPA of 3.0 or better
- Have demonstrated financial need

Preference goes to:
- Students who have exhibited leadership skills

McIntyre Scholarship

Students must be:
- Majoring in English
- In good academic standing (GPA of 3.0 or above)
- Have demonstrated financial need

Preference goes to:
- Underrepresented students
- Students who have expressed interest in teaching

 

For Both Scholarships:

Financial Aid will make the determinations of financial need.

Please contact the Department of English Chair for further inquiries.