1. Lizard Man by David James Poissant
  2. Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature by Tison Pugh
  3. Writing for the Web: Composing, •Coding, and Constructing Web Sites
  4. Rattlesnakes and the Moon by Darlin Neal
  5. Marielitos, Balseros and Other Exiles by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  6. Crossing The Creek by Anna Lillios
  7. Mud Song by Terry Thaxton
  8. The Rhetorical Nature of XML by J.D. Applen and Rudy McDaniel
  9. Drawing on the Victorians, edited by Anna Maria Jones
  10. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  11. Oye What I'm Gonna Tell You by Milanés
  12. The Historicism of Charles Brockden Brown by Mark L. Kamrath
  13. Intercultural Communication by Houman Sadri and Madelyn Flammia
  14. Ecocritical Explorations in Literary and Cultural Studies by Patrick D. Murphy
  15. Virtual Teams in Higher Education by Flammia
  16. Collecte Writings of Charles Brockden Brown edited by Mark L. Kamrath
  17. People Get Ready by Kevin Meehan
  18. Everyday Chica by Cecilia Rodríguez Milanés
  19. The Heaven of Animals by James Poissant
  20. Problem Novels by Anna Maria Jones
  21. Getaway Girl by Terry Thaxton
  22. According to the Gospel of Haunted Women
  23. The Terrible Wife by Terry Thaxton
  24. Elegant Punk by Darlin Neal



Graduate and undergraduate English majors are invited to apply for the English Department scholarships. To apply, please submit digital copies of all application materials via email to Nicole Pharo (Nicole.Pharo@ucf.edu) by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, March 22, 2019. Students may also drop off hard copies of the application materials in Trevor Colbourn Hall 250.

Applicants must be enrolled English undergraduate majors or graduate students during the semester of application and the semester in which the award is granted. Students may apply for more than one scholarship (see guidelines for details).

2018-19 English Department Scholarship Application

2018-19 English Department Scholarship Release Form

Presentations from Information Session on Scholarships


The Frances R. Lefkowitz Endowed Scholarship Fund. Awarded Fall 2019. Three Frances R. Lefkowitz Endowed Scholarships of $2500 each will be awarded. Applicants should be full-time junior, senior, or graduate students in English who have maintained a GPA of at least 3.0. Recipients will be selected based on financial need for the scholarship, and the award must be approved by the Department of Financial Aid. Applicants must also demonstrate involvement in leadership/community service.

Undergraduate Awards

The Jean C. Combs Scholarship. Awarded at the end of Spring 2020. The Jean C. Combs Scholarship of $300 is awarded to a full-time junior or senior English major who has demonstrated extraordinary commitment to the discipline of English as well as in the programs of the Department of English.

The Promising Scholar Awards. Awarded Fall 2019. The Promising Scholar Awardsare sponsored by the Burnett Honors College. Four promising scholars in the UCF Department of English will be awarded $100 each. Applicants for the Promising Scholar Awards should expect a graduation date no earlier than Fall 2019. Applicants must submit one piece of writing no longer than ten pages. (Poets may submit up to ten poems.) These awards, generously sponsored by the Burnett Honors College, are open to all English Majors, regardless of affiliation with the Burnett Honors College.


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