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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

Awards & Scholarships

Page address: http://english.mnsu.edu/awards/

Application Deadline is 4:30 p.m., Friday, March 7th, 2014

All applicants for the English Department Awards must attach the [PDF] Application Cover Sheet (140 KiB) to their application.

 

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High School Scholarships

$1,500 Scholarships to Minnesota State University, Mankato for high school seniors.

 

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Norman Adams

The award will be given to an undergraduate English major who demonstrates excellence in English language/literature studies.

Eddice Barber

This award is made to an undergraduate English Teaching major.

Jane F. Earley American Literature Scholarship

The Jane F. Earley American Literature Scholarship is awarded for excellent student work in American literature, based upon both work completed and the potential of work to come.

[PDF] Film Studies Scholarship (143 KiB)

The Film Studies Scholarship is awarded to a continuing undergraduate Film Studies Minor (any major). 

Harold Fitterer

The award will be given to the junior in English Education with the highest GPA.

William A. Payne Memorial Endowment

The award is given in alternate years to a student in Music and to a student in English. In 2012 the award was given to an undergraduate English major who demonstrated financial need and good character. 

Brian Sether Memorial Scholarship

The Brian Sether Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a faculty-nominated English, Speech or Open Studies major with interdisciplinary and community interests.

Marcia Thompson

The award will be given to an accomplished student pursuing a career in English education.

Robert C. Wright

Open to continuing undergraduate and graduate students.

Youel I

The Youel English Award I is made to a Minnesota State University, Mankato graduating senior with an English Major who is preparing for a career in teaching, writing, or graduate work in an area of English language and literature.

Youel II

The Youel English Award II is made to a Minnesota State University, Mankato graduating senior with a major or minor in English; eligibility is restricted to those planning to enter a non-teaching profession outside the field of English language/literature.

[PDF] English Major Scholarship (96 KiB)

The English Major Scholarship will be awarded to a current English major who demonstrates financial need.

 

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[PDF] Innovation in Teaching Award (109 KiB)

The Innovation in Teaching Award is given to graduate students teaching composition who have demonstrated excellence and innovation in curriculum design or teaching practice.

Jane F. Earley American Literature Scholarship

The Jane F. Earley American Literature Scholarship is awarded for excellent student work in American literature, based upon both work completed and the potential of work to come.

Outstanding Graduate Student of 2013-14 Award

The Outstanding Graduate Student of 2013-14 Award goes to a peer-nominated graduate student in the last year (which may include the second summer session of 2014) of his or her program that has demonstrated outstanding professional activity during his or her graduate career at MSU.

Raymond and Florence Sponberg

The Raymond and Florence Sponberg Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding female graduate student in English who has formally submitted her Plan of Study, and who is in either her second or third semester of study at the time of application.

Robert C. Wright

Open to continuing undergraduate and graduate students.

 

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Robert L. Carothers

The Robert L. Carothers Writers Award will be offered to an undergraduate student for excellence in writing.

 

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