Student Funding Opportunities
Rose Award for Grad School Fees
Eligibility: Current senior English majors who are applying to graduate school for the 2020-2021 calendar year in any field. The maximum award per student is $250 per student, or 3 application fees (whichever is greater). Awards will be made twice annually: the deadline for Fall 2020 is Dec. 1 and the deadline for Spring 2021 is April 1. Please consult with your Academic Adviser or with the Chair of the English Department (Professor Helene Meyers) if you think you may be eligible for this Award. Please note that Rose Application Fee Awards will be made in the form of reimbursements, so remember to save receipts.
Jason Magnon Writing Prize for $1,000
Eligibility: Current Southwestern students can submit previously graded work in English, Music, Spanish, or Theatre from the past and current academic year (that is, Fall 2017, Spring 2018 or Fall 2018). Applicants must state the course for which and the instructor to whom the work was submitted. Applicants may submit only one paper per year.