The English Department scholarship application and awarding process takes place annually from early January to February. For more information about a specific scholarship, please call 313-577-7701 or contact royanne.smith@wayne.edu.

 

Albert Feigenson Endowed Memorial Scholarship: Award open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students majoring in music or English, with high scholastic standing and demonstrated financial need.

 

Professor Arnold Goldsmith Annual Scholarship: Award open to full or part-time undergraduate and graduate students in English with demonstrated financial need. Minimum 3.0 g.p.a.

 

Christopher T. Leland Endowed Scholarship in Creative Writing: Award open to English majors who demonstrate high achievement in creative writing.

 

Dennis Turner Memorial Scholarship in Film Studies: Award open to full-time undergraduate and graduate students majoring in Film Studies through the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences. Minimum 3.0 g.p.a.

 

Doretta Burke Sheill Endowed Memorial Scholarship: Award open to undergraduate and graduate students majoring in English literature who demonstrate high scholastic achievement, character, leadership, and financial need.

 

Dustin Rose Memorial Scholarship: This award recognizes scholastic achievement and encourages continued progress for students in the English B.A. program. Students may be enrolled full time or part time at the undergraduate level.

 

Gilbert R. and Patricia K. Davis Endowed Scholarship for English Majors: Award open to part-time students majoring in English in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, with a g.p.a. of 3.0 or above and a minimum of fifteen credits in residence at Wayne State University. Recipients must be Michigan residents.

 

Joseph J. and Mary E. Yelda Endowed Scholarship for English: Award open to full-time students who graduated from a metropolitan Detroit area high school, are majoring in English in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, and have a g.p.a. of 3.0 or above. Awarded on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

 

Loughead-Eldredge Endowed Scholarships in Creative Writing: Award open to advanced undergraduates and M.A. students in good academic standing who are pursuing a B.A. or M.A. in English with a concentration in creative writing.

 

Pearl A. Warn Endowed Scholarship in English: Award open to returning full- or part-time students majoring in English with high scholastic achievement and demonstrated financial need.

 

Stephen H. Tudor Memorial Scholarship in Creative Writing: Award open to full-time degree-seeking students majoring in English who have completed at least fifteen credits in residence and demonstrate high achievement in creative writing.

 

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