The Frank G. and Nicole McGuire Scholarship for a full-time undergraduate English major with at least 3.2 cumulative GPA. Daniel Marx
Honorable Mentions: Melanie Ramirez and Haley Flake
The Bessie Saslaw Solomon Memorial Scholarship for an English major who has shown a commitment to making a difference in the lives of people in the community. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 overall and 3.5 in the major. Charlie Hilfiker
Honorable Mention: Sage Delcioppo
The Shari Kandell Scholarship for an undergraduate English major who is employed while pursuing their studies. Abigail Quesada-Martir
The W. Leonard Newman Award for excellence in writing about film. Charlee Reiff
English Department Teacher Education Award for an outstanding undergraduate English Education student. Nathaly Martinez
Honorable Mention: Charlie Hilfiker
W. Bernard Fleischmann Memorial Award for excellence in the study of the humanities. Haley Flake Honorable Mention: Hailey Spinks
The Anthony Lovasco Shakespeare Award for excellence in Shakespeare studies. Paul Rabasca
Elizabeth Dean Eler Memorial Award for an outstanding essay by an undergraduate student focusing on poetry. Juliana Vasile
Honorable Mention: Hailey Spinks
The Janet Holt Award for a full-time undergraduate English major with a GPA of 3.2 or above. Paul Rabasca Honorable Mention: Patrick Lynch
The Murray Prosky Prize in Irish Literature for an outstanding paper on Irish literature. Evan Dekens
The Vivien L. Kwiatek Scholarship for an outstanding undergraduate English major or graduate student. Bernadette Basca, Maddye Belov-Boxer, Reychel Cabarcas, Charlie Hilfiker, Nathaly Martinez, Melanie Ramirez, Giselle Un.
Graduate Scholarships and Awards
The Mary Bondon Graduate Scholarship for an outstanding graduate student who intends to pursue a career in teaching English at the high school or college level. Diane Paulson.
The Lawrence H. Conrad Memorial Scholarship for an outstanding student who is writing a thesis in American Literature. No winner.
Creative Writing Awards
The Johnny Muller Memorial Scholarship in Fiction. Evan Dekens
Honorable Mention: Perla Landestoy
The Tom Benediktsson Award for Poetry. John O’Brien Honorable Mention: Evan Dekens
The Carter Ross Flash Fiction Award. Ariana Ortiz Honorable Mention: Patrick Cao
English Department Award for Creative Nonfiction. Evan Dekens Honorable Mention: Grace Elizabeth Wilson