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Department of English and Philosophy

Students may apply for multiple scholarships. Most applications for the 2014-2015 academic year must be completed and submitted by March 1, 2014.  Be sure to check below for scholarships that have an application deadline other than March 1.

Name of Scholarship To apply, a student must:

David Baker Writing Award

  • be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours at UCM
  • be working toward a degree at UCM
  • win the annual David Baker Poetry Competition or the David Baker Fiction Competition
Elbert J. and Elizabeth T. Barnes English Scholarship
  • be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a degree in English
  • be worthy, deserving and of good moral character
  • demonstrate financial need
Hazel D. Book Memorial Scholarship
  • must be a full-time junior or senior student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a degree in English education
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.5 in major
  • demonstrate good character, leadership and service
June Reeker Conley Memorial Scholarship
  • be pursuing a degree in English
  • have completed a minimum of 15 credit hours of English courses
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in all English courses
  • demonstrate promise and merit in the teaching of English and creative writing
Mary Frances Dick Hayden Memorial Scholarship
  • be a full-time student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a degree in English or library science
  • have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • demonstrate financial need

Kinkead Scholarship

  • be a full-time junior, senior or graduate student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a degree in English
  • have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0 and a 3.25 in all English courses attempted
  • show promise of leadership and service
Charles Francis Martin and Maude Williams Martin Memorial Scholarship in English
  • be a senior or graduate student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a major in English
  • have completed a minimum of 15 hours in English
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in English courses attempted
  • demonstrate promise and merit in the teaching of English and/or writing
Dr. Robert G. and Sarah W. Schwartz Scholarship in English
  • be a full- or part-time undergraduate or graduate student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a degree in English
  • have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • demonstrate financial need
Mary Ruth Scott Memorial Scholarship
  • be a full-time junior or senior student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be pursuing a major in English
  • have a minimum GPA of 2.85 in English courses attempted
  • have been accepted to the teacher education program
Sigma Tau Delta Independent Scholarship / K&T Thorpe Award
  • be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in good academic standing at UCM
  • be an active member (served at least one semester) of Sigma Tau Delta Honor Society at UCM
  • show promise of leadership and service
  • have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of 3.0
Dr. Catherine Titus Scholarship
  • be a junior or senior student in good academic standing at UCM
  • have completed a minimum of 15 hours in English
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0 in English courses attempted
  • be of good moral character and show promise of leadership

 

 

 


Scholarship Deadline



On-Campus Tuition / Credit Hour

Missouri Resident
Undergraduate: $213.15
Graduate: $276.25
Non-Resident
Undergraduate: $426.30
Graduate: $552.50

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