Frank N & Patricia Owings Scholarship in English

This award will be given to undergraduate students enrolled in the Department of English at the School of Liberal Arts. Recipients must be majoring in one of the following concentrations: creative writing, literature, English studies, or writing and literacy. Preference will be given to students who are juniors, in good academic standing and are Indiana residents.


The number, amount(s), and recipient(s) of the Scholarship will be determined by a selection committee of the Department.


Applicants for this scholarship must fit stated criteria and should upload a 350-500 word response to the following prompt:

How will your study of liberal arts in general, and English in particular, equip you to lead a meaningful life and contribute to the creation of a vibrant, humane society?


Visit our scholarship application website to apply for this scholarship and others. You must meet the eligibility requirements.

Visit our scholarship application website