The Ethel R. Taylor Scholarship is granted to a sophomore or junior English or Secondary Education/English major with interests in a career in teaching or creative writing.
The Thomas Dunn English Scholarship Award is granted to a junior English major on the basis of demonstrated promise and superior record of achievement.
The Thomas Dunn Memorial Scholarship for International Seminars is a merit award of up to $1,000 granted to a Junior or non-graduating Senior English or Writing Major enrolled in a J-term travel seminar, and will offset a portion of the required costs of taking part in it.
The Beth W. Peterson Award is granted to a student of Writing in alternating years by the English department and School of Journalism.
The Outstanding Senior Award is granted to a senior English major on the basis of academic achievement and related accomplishments.