Ava & Raymond Tartar Literature Scholarship Application for 2016-2017 Award

Deadline: January 16, 2017 by 5:00pm

Description

The Ava and Raymond Tartar Literature Scholarship is an award for junior and senior students who excel in literature courses and who have demonstrated financial need.

Minimum Criteria

  •  Must be an undergraduate student at the junior or senior level.
  •   Must have a declared major in: Chinese, French, German, ILC (Classics, Ancient Greek or Latin; Classical Civilization; non-Classics), Italian, Japanese, Russian or Spanish.
  •   Must have completed 6 hours of literature courses if student has a junior standing, and 9 hours of literature courses if student has a senior standing.
  •  No residency requirement.
  •  Must be enrolled full-time (minimum 12 hours) and maintain full-time enrollment to stay eligible for the scholarship.
  • Financial need will be considered by the Selection Committee.

    Application Process

Complete online application form below and attach the following materials to the application:
  1. One copy of the student’s financial aid award summary for the 2015-2016 academic year.
  2. One copy of student’s unofficial transcript.
  3. One recommendation letter from a faculty member. 
  4. Typed essay explaining the basis of the student’s interest in literature and why the student feels s/he has done well in literature courses (at least 250 words).
Typed essay explaining the basis of the student’s interest in literature and why the student feels s/he has done well in literature courses (at least 250 words).
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg pdf doc docx.
Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: jpg pdf doc docx.
By signing, I certify that the information contained herein is true and accurate. Further, I give the department/program permission to verify my academic record.