Rowland A. Sherrill Religious Studies Outstanding Student Award

Rowland A. Sherrill Religious Studies Outstanding Student Award


This award recognizes an outstanding student majoring in Religious Studies. This award honors the memory of longtime Chair and Professor of Religious Studies, Rowland A. Sherrill. In addition to the monetary benefit of the award, students should consider how this award could also enhance future applications to graduate school and/or employers. A major benefit of this award is the opportunity to have those skills formally recognized.

Selection Criteria

Eligibility is restricted to students majoring in Religious Studies at IUPUI enrolled during the current academic year. A GPA greater than or equal to 3.5 out of a 4.0 scale is required. The department bases its selection on superior scholastic achievement, faculty recommendations, and special contributions and/or service (e.g., leadership in the Religious Studies Student Association) to the Religious Studies Department.

How to Apply

No application, faculty nominated and selected.

Nominated students will receive an email notification requesting additional information be completed utilizing the One.lU scholarship management system.