Scholarships

Each year the College of Humanities is pleased to offer the following scholarships to deserving students enrolled in disciplines across the College. These scholarships have been made possible by the generosity of alumni and donors who have demonstrated a long-standing interest in education and the Humanities.

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Alene Kelsey Metcalf Family Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in majors offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona.  Special consideration shall be given to the following groups: students with a 3.0 GPA; students pursuing double majors (if one is in the Humanities); students seeking degrees in Creative Writing; students seeking to become the first in their family to earn a college degree.

Value of Scholarship

$5,100, not renewable

Number of Awards

One scholarship awarded each academic year

Application Available

February 3 - March 7, 2017

David Evans and Lucille C. Nutt Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in majors offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona.  Candidates must have attended high school in the state of Arizona for four years and graduated in the top 25% of their class. The scholarship is potentially renewable (by nomination each year) if the student maintains no less than a 3.0 cumulative grade point average and completes no fewer than 16 units per semester.
 

Value of Scholarship

$2,500 , potentially renewable

Number of Awards

Multiple

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017

Humanities Matter Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in majors OR minors offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona.  Awardees of the Humanities Matter Scholarship will be determined largely on the basis of the required essay titled, “Why the Humanities Matter in My Life & in the World.” All applicants must submit an essay on this topic, citing specific examples of the importance of the Humanities. No minimum GPA required.

Value of Scholarship

$1,500 per academic year & $500 per academic year, not renewable

Number of Awards

One winner and one honorable mention awarded each academic year

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017

Mary Ann Farman Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate female students enrolled in any degree field offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona.  Candidates must be enrolled full-time and must be in good academic standing.
 

Value of Scholarship

$2,000 , not renewable

Number of Awards

One scholarship awarded each academic year

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017

Misto-Ertz Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students at the University of Arizona who are studying art, art education, or the romance languages. This scholarship is shared with the College of Fine Arts; to be selected as a College of Humanities recipient of this scholarship, candidates must be majoring in one of the romance languages (French, Italian, or Spanish & Portuguese).

Value of Scholarship

$2,000 per academic year, not renewable

Number of Awards

Multiple

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017

Samuel and Louise McMillan Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in any degree field offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona. Candidates must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Candidates will demonstrate the characteristics of: innovative leadership style; significant involvement in volunteer & community-based activities; and academic achievement.

Value of Scholarship

$2,250 , not renewable

Number of Awards

Two scholarships awarded per academic year

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017

Van de Verde Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in majors offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona.  Candidates must be upper-division status (junior/senior class standing) and must have demonstrated outstanding achievement and promise.

Value of Scholarship

Varies per academic year, not renewable

Number of Awards

Multiple

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017

Werner Schirmer Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility

Undergraduate students enrolled in majors offered by the College of Humanities at the University of Arizona.  Candidates must be upper-division status (junior/senior class standing) and must be planning to enroll in a summer Study Abroad program or other UA-sponsored summer student program in Europe.
 

Value of Scholarship

Approximately $500, not renewable

Number of Awards

One scholarship awarded each academic year

Application Available

February 2 - March 7, 2017