English, Comparative Literature and Linguistics Scholarships

Below is a list of the scholarship opportunities available to English, Comparative Literature and Linguistics majors at CSUF. If you have any questions, feel free to visit our Student Success Center in H-112, or contact Connie Moreno Yamashiro at camoreno@fullerton.edu

 

Dream Scholarship

Amount: $500

Established by: This scholarship was established and funded by faculty and staff members of the Department of English, Comparative Literature, and Linguistics to recognize and honor students who are AB 540 status and have demonstrated financial need.

Open to: This scholarship is open to new and continuing students who are pursuing an undergraduate or a graduate degree in English, Comparative Literature, or Linguistics.

Criteria:

  • 2.0 minimum GPA
  • Financial need

Application Procedure:

  1. Complete the Scholarship and Award application, click herePDF File , answering all 7 questions, and sign the certification
  2. Write a personal statement of which addresses the need for the scholarship
  3. Provide two letters of recommendation from CSUF faculty members
  4. Provide a copy of your unofficial transcript
  5. Submit completed application and materials to the department office, UH-323

Application Deadline: First Friday of April

 

Gregory, Cheryl, and Kathryn Wirzbicki Student-Faculty Research and Creativity Award

More information to come.

 

Kimberly Anne Holloway Scholarship

Amount: $500

Established by: This award was established by Hilda L. and Daniel C. Holloway in memory of their daughter, Kimberly Anne Holloway, 2002, a graduate of the Department of English, Comparative Literature and Linguistics. The scholarship will recognize a student for academic excellence and assist the winner to complete a baccalaureate degree in English, comparative literature or linguistics.

Open to: This scholarship is open to any currently enrolled undergraduate student who intends to receive a baccalaureate degree in English, Comparative Literature or Linguistics.

Criteria:

  • 3.5 GPA
  • Financial need

Application Procedure:

  1. Complete the SA application, click herePDF File , answer all 7 questions, and sign the certification
  2. Provide two letters of recommendation, at least one letter must be from a member of the faculty at Cal State Fullerton
  3. Submit application material to Kimberly Anne Holloway Scholarship, Department of English, Comparative Literature and Linguistics, UH-323

Application Dealine:  First Friday of April

 

JEVID Scholarship in English

Amount: Various scholarship amounts available between $500 and $5,000

Established by: This scholarship was established and funded by an anonymous donor.

Criteria:

  • Are enrolled as an undergraduate student at California State University, Fullerton
  • A student majoring in English, Comparative Literature or Linguistics maintaining a 2.0 or above GPA
  • A student meeting one or more of the following criteria: demonstrated financial need, including, but not limited, to an individual who is the first in his/her family to attend college, or an individual who is a single parent and/or head of household, or an individual from a group underrepresented in higher education
  • Demonstrated financial need

Application Procedure:

  1. Complete the SA application, click herePDF File , answer all 7 questions, and sign the certification
  2. Submit a statement by the student in the form of a letter that shall include: a) a paragraph which identifies the student’s status in terms of the major, number of units completed in the major, and the student’s GPA, b) a paragraph which identifies the student’s current interests in English and plans for the future, c) a paragraph which addresses the student’s situation in regard to need
  3. Submit at least one letter of support from a faculty member
  4. Submit a copy of the student’s CSUF transcripts
  5. Submit completed application to the Department of English, Comparative Literature, and Linguistics UH-323

Application Deadline: First Friday of April

 

Mary Kay Crouch Outstanding Graduate Student Scholarship

Amount: $500

Established by: This scholarship was established in memory of Dr. Mary Kay Crouch to support the efforts of graduate students in the CSUF English MA program who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance.

Open to: This scholarship is open to new and continuing students who are pursuing a Masters degree in English.

Criteria: 3.75 minimum GPA

Application Procedure:

  1. Complete the Scholarship and Award application, click herePDF File , answering all 7 questions, and sign the certification
  2. Write a personal statement based on academic success
  3. Provide two letters of recommendation from CSUF faculty members
  4. Provide a copy of your unofficial transcript; and
  5. Submit completed application and materials to the department office, UH-323

Application Deadline: First Friday of April
 

 


 

 

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