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



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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