Scholarships/Awards

The Glenn Burne Award

The GLENN BURNE award is given for excellence in children's literature scholarship. These two awards are given, respectively, to an undergraduate and graduate English student for excellence in Children's Literature Scholarship, as demonstrated by a paper written during the current academic year. Award: $50 Gift certificate for Borders Bookstore.


Russell M. Robinson II Scholarship

The Russell M. Robinson ll Graduate Scholarship in English was established in 1990 by Sally and Russell Robinson to support the recruitment of exceptional graduate students into the Master of Arts in English program.  The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student entering the English M.A. program who has an excellent undergraduate record, evidence of commitment to graduate studies in English as well as leadership abilities in college and community organizations.

For more details, download a PDF of the Russell M. Robinson II Scholarship.