Established in 1981, this scholarship is made possible by contributions from alumni, friends and faculty of the Department of Languages, Literatures, and Cultures.


  • Applicant must be a declared major in French, German or Spanish
  • Minimum in-major 3.5 GPA
  • Minimum overall 3.0 GPA
  • Preference given to applicants who will be juniors or seniors the year of the scholarship award
Scholarship Details


Faculty, staff, alumni and friends recognize the importance of scholarships in encouraging students to aim for excellence. The generous gifts from individual members of these various groups allow us to provide financial support for students who have demonstrated superior achievements or skills, thereby encouraging their continued efforts and the overall atmosphere of vigorous research and creativity. The criteria for this scholarship are established at the college level, and a committee of faculty from various departments selects the recipient.