The Department of English offers scholarships to current undergraduate English majors. The scholarship process is competitive and need-based. Scholarships range from $500 to $1,500 and are applied to students' accounts for the academic year by the Office of Scholarships and Financial Aid.

These scholarship opportunities are in addition to the scholarships and grants available through the College of Arts and Sciences and the Office of Scholarships & Financial Aid.

Undergraduate Scholarships

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Castro Scholarship in Film Studies

The Libano Fabio Castro Scholarship in Film Studies is awarded to a junior or senior pursuing a major in Film Studies and a minor or major in any area of Ethnic Studies. The scholarship is in honor of Libano “Lee” Castro, who loved cinema all his life but could not afford to attend college until he retired in his 60s, when he took (and loved) a film studies course. Send your 2-page (maximum) self-nomination (brief description of your interest in Film Studies and Ethnic Studies and what the award would mean to you) to by February 15.