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SPOTLIGHT

Scholarships

The listed scholarships are available to SRU students majoring/minoring in the humanities, fine or performing arts. They are listed by department, with eligibility information as applicable. If you have questions about a scholarship, please contact the appropriate department office or the chairperson of that department. Also check out a listing of Scholarships on SRU's Financial Aid WebPage.

ART DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2020)

  • Art Department Scholarship - Outstanding art majors including new and transfer students
  • Dr. Jayne E. Craig Scholarship - Information provided upon request
  • The Daniel Dmitar Wukich Memorial Art Scholarship - Foreign-born art students
  • John and Martha Gault Art Scholarship - Art majors studying art or art education, with a minimum overall QPA of 2.75 and a GPA of 3.0 in major.
  • Chuck Hamilton Scholarship - Two scholarships awarded for sophomore and junior art students with emphasis on painting
  • Printmaking Foundation Scholarship - Two scholarships awarded for art students with emphasis on printmaking
  • Succop Scholarship - Two scholarships awarded for art students with emphasis on metalsmithing
  • Wukich Family Scholarship - travel scholarship for art students studying in Eastern Europe

DANCE DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2036)

  • Lucy Isacco Sack Scholarship for In-Coming Freshmen or Transfer Students - One $1000 scholarship ($500 for each semester) for student who meets all Department of Dance requirements and has a GPA of 3.0 in Dance and GPA of 2.7 overall.
  • Lucy Isacco Sack Academic Year Scholarship - One $1000 scholarship ($500 for each semester) for student who meets all Department of Dance requirements and has a GPA of 3.0 in Dance and GPA of 2.7 overall.
  • Lucy Isacco Sack Summer Study Scholarship - Two dance major scholarships, $500 each for summer study for students who meet all Department of Dance requirements and has a GPA of 3.0 in Dance and GPA of 2.7 overall.
  • Lucy Isacco Sack Diversity Scholarship - Two scholarships for minority students and men ($500 - $1000) who meet all Department of Dance requirements and has a GPA of 3.0 in Dance and GPA of 2.7 overall.
  • Joannie McKeag Education Scholarship - One $250 scholarship for a dance and education double major who meets all Department of Dance requirements and has a GPA of 3.0 in Dance and GPA of 2.7 overall.

ENGLISH DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2043)

  • Eben Bass Memorial Scholarship -  Two awards, $250 per award. Declared English, English Education, or Writing major; demonstrated academic achievement; professional development; service to department; work/community service.
  • Steven and Elizabeth Curry Scholarship - Full-time graduate or undergraduate student; declared English, English Education, or Writing major; demonstrated academic excellence and financial need ($500)
  • Kenneth Esker & Ruth Madalyn Harris Scholarship - Full-time student, declared English, English Education, or Writing major with a minimum GPA of 3.0 ($1000 renewable)
  • O'Malley Scholarship - English, English Education, or Writing major; good academic standing, permanent resident of Butler or Allegheny Counties (preferable) ($500)
  • Louis Razzano Scholarship - Full-time student; English or English Education or Writing major; minimum 3.0 GPA; must demonstrate financial need. ($650)
  • Rhesa Service Byers Scholarship - Two awards, $900 per award, non-renewable. Full-time student; declared English, English Education, or Writing major; demonstrated academic excellence and financial need.
  • Carl and Louise Woodling Scholarship - Full-time student, declared English, English Education, or Writing major, strong academic performance, with a minimum of 30 earned semester hours by the previous fall semester, with a transfer of semester hours not to exceed 36. ($1000 maximum)

HISTORY DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2053)

  • Dave Golding Scholarship - History major, awarded to a second semester junior, payable for senior year ($500)

MODERN LANGUAGES & CULTURES DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2062)

  • Asian Studies Scholarship - For Asian Studies minors with 6 credits towards the minor, and a GPA of 3.0 in the minor. ($100) 
  • Donna Bennington Study Abroad Scholarship - For French or Spanish majors or Russian or German minors who have completed 6 credits at the 200 level.  Asian Studies minors who have completed 103 in Korean, Japanese, or Chinese. For study abroad in the respective language. ($500) 
  • Modern Languages and Cultures Scholarship - For French or Spanish majors or Russian or German minors who have completed 6 credits at the 200 level. Asian Studies minors who have completed 103 in Korean, Japanese, or Chinese.  For study abroad in the respective language. ($1000 Fall or Spring)  ($500 Summer) 

MUSIC DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2063)

  • Band Scholarships - Information provided upon request
  • Butler County Symphony Scholarship - Instrumental Music Major; Information provided upon request
  • Shiron Cooper Memorial Steel Pan Scholarship - Open to any major, but must be registered for SRU Panorama. Student should have strong leadership ability.  Student must submit one new arrangement for Panorama each semester (fall and spring of the award year).
  • Marianne Cornetti Vocal Scholarships - Voice major; Information provided upon request
  • General Music Scholarships - Information provided upon request
  • Dwight Baker Memorial Scholarship - String or piano major
  • Kate Brennan Music Education Scholarship - Junior or senior music education major with minimum 3.25 GPA
  • Kris Chapin Memorial Scholarship - Freshmen flutist
  • John & Katherine Conway - String major
  • James E. & Jane K. Dull Scholarship - Information provided upon request
  • Sue Manchester Hunt Memorial Scholarship - Voice or Instrumental Music Major; Information provided upon request
  • Blase S. Scarnati Endowment - Marching band member
  • Sue Shuttleworth Music Therapy Scholarship - Junior or senior music therapy major with minimum GPA of 3.25
  • SRU Percussion Scholarships -  Percussion major; Information provided upon request
  • SRU Symphony Scholarships - String major; Information provided upon request
  • Terry Steele Jazz Scholarship - Jazz performer
  • M. Clair and Marie Swope Scholarship - Sophomore or junior music major with minimum GPA of 3.0 in music courses
  • Bonnie Winder Scholarship - Freshmen
  • Chad Williamson Memorial Scholarship - Vocalists, chosen by competition
  • J. Kevin Woods Memorial Scholarship - Junior or senior wind player with minimum GPA of 3.0 in music major courses

THEATRE DEPARTMENT: (To request information, contact 724-738-2090)

  • Pittsburgh Symphony Scholarship - Need and merit-based; varying amounts awarded
  • Mabel Eichler Vincent Scholarship - Incoming freshman with minimum SAT of 1100; GPA minimum of 3.0
  • Chase Carlson Memorial Scholarship