English Department Scholarships

Frank and Linda Kopecky Scholarship

Based on merit and demonstrated financial need
Awarded to a full time junior or senior
Renewable until the degree is completed

Alfred and Mildred Roese Memorial Scholarship

GPA of 3.75 or higher
Recipient must display financial need
Preferred female recipient

John and Barb Blackburn Scholarship

Awarded to an English or Education major in good academic standing

U of I President Diversity Travel Award

Awarded to graduates and undergraduates students  presenting papers, posters, or creative works at conferences. The topic must be related to issues of diversity or identity, such as those involving race, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, disability, or national origin.

To apply, please complete the UIS Institutional Scholarship Application