Deadline: March 19, 2021

The Jean C. Combs Scholarship awards $300 to a full-time junior or senior English major who has demonstrated extraordinary commitment to the discipline as well as to the Department of English.

Scholarship Instructions

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 by 5:00p.m. on Friday, March 19, 2021. 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).