Undergraduate Scholarships

Each year, the Department of History recognizes the scholastic achievements of its undergraduate students with award selection in the spring. The awards are presented at the spring reception hosted by the department. Following is a list of the department's awards for undergraduates. 

Name of Scholarship
(click on the name of scholarship to see details)
Eligibility Requirements Nature of Award Application Materials you'll need Link to Application
The Brant Family Indiana Oxygen Company Scholarship -History major
-Indiana resident
-GPA 3.0
Fees contribution -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals

Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021

David W. and Geryl L. Bischoff Undergraduate Scholarship -History major
-Registered
Financial need -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
Gordon R. Mork Award in Global History -looking for the best undergraduate student paper in a History course addressing a theme or topic in Global History, including such issues as cross-cultural comparisons, international relations, and global exchange and interdependence $200 with a certificate of recognition paper (15-25 pages in length) may come from any History course (European, U.S., or World History) offered during the academic year, as long as it addresses a global theme, integrates primary-source research, and offers an original interpretation
Mork Award Applicaiton

Application deadline 2/28/2020
Gordon R. Mork Scholarship in History -History major
-5th or 6th semester
-Indiana resident
-3.0 - 3.5 History
Fees contribution -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
James J. Shevlin Study Abroad Scholarship -History major
-3.0 GPA
-Scheduled for Study Abroad
Allotment -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
Lorena Murphy Undergraduate Scholarship -History major
-At least 4 history courses done
-3.5 GPA in History
-3.0 GPA in general
Textbooks -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
Outstanding Senior Award -must be a history major
-achieved academic success
-demonstrated a commitment to his or her major

will receive a book and your name on a plaque and honored by the Dean of CLA -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced essay

Application Closed
Jan. 28, 2020

Dr. Donald L. Parman and Nadyne J. Parman Indiana Challenge Match Scholarship -History major
-Indiana resident
-3.0 GPA in History
-3.0 GPA in general
Allotment -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
Stover Undergraduate Scholarship -History major
-3rd or 4th semester sophmore
-3.5 GPA in History
-3.5 GPA in general
Allotment -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
Lary W. Troutner Scholarship in History -History major
-Sophmore or Junior (3, 4, 5, 6th semester)
-3.5 GPA in History
-3.0 index
Allotment -transcript
-CV or resume'
-1-pg double-spaced statement of goals
Application
Closed;
will reopen December 2020  Deadline 2/15/2021
Waltmann Phi Alpha Theta Award -must be outstanding junior in history
-active in Phi Alpha
-must have excellent academic record
-must have good qualitites of citizenship
$200 Waltmann award. The award is to be used during the recipient's senior year. -transcript
-CV or resume'

Waltmann Phi Alpha Theta Award Application

Application deadline 3/1/2020

 

Graduate Scholarships

Teaching Assistantship

Harold Woodman Graduate Research Fund

Flaningam Award

Graduate Student Teaching Award

Paul and Reed Benhamou Graduate Scholarship

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