• Do you like free money? Just apply!

    Last year, the department awarded over $11,000 to outstanding students. This year, we want more applicants than ever before! Apply by Monday, March 9, 2015, and show us why you deserve to receive scholarship money and recognition.  Undergraduate scholarships Barry Wright Memorial Scholarship If you like to write poetry, this is the scholarship for you! Previous winners: 2014: […]

  • Department of English Awards Ceremony Winners

    Last month the English Department honored undergraduate and graduate students at the annual Awards Ceremony with over $13,000 in scholarships/awards.  See the list of recipients below. Leslie & Patrick Ballard Scholarship Kaitlyn Thompson Elizabeth Martin Scholarship Jeremy Carnes            Collette Herald Meredith Sims            Michele Weldy Dr. […]

  • Outstanding Senior Award

    I am pleased to announce a new era in the long-standing “Outstanding Senior Award”  (AKA, the “Outstanding Graduating English Major Award”). Each spring, the Assistant Chair distributes a list with the names of all graduating English majors with a GPA of 3.8 or higher in the major to the English Department faculty for a vote.  […]