Scholarships in German Language And Literature

George E. Mylonas Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be an entering freshman student who plans to pursue an undergraduate major in Arabic; art history and archaeology; Chinese; classics/ancient studies; comparative arts; comparative literature; dance; drama; English; film and media studies; French; German; modern Hebrew; history; interdisciplinary project in the humanities; literature and history; Italian; Japanese; Jewish, Islamic, and Near Eastern studies; music; philosophy; religious studies; Russian studies; or Spanish.


Departmental Scholarship in Art, Art History, Digital Media Arts, Music, Science, Theatre and Writing

Award: $5,000, Deadline: January 10; February 1

Applicant must excel in the area.


German Studies Research Grant

Award: $2,500, Deadline: May 1; November 1

Applicant must have completed at least two years of college-level German and at least three German studies courses. Nomination by a department chair is required.


German Study Abroad Scholarship

Award: $800, Deadline: January 16


Susan Cernyak Scholarship for Excellence in German

Award: $500, Deadline: January 16


Karl Gabriel Scholarship for Excellence in German

Award: $500, Deadline: January 16


Robert Reimer Scholarship for Excellence in German

Award: $500, Deadline: January 16


Marianne Bigney Scholarship Award in German Studies

Award: -, Deadline: December 1

Applicant must be a first-year student entering the university who has already completed three years of German study in high school or abroad and maintained a "B" average in those German courses. Preference will be given to the student who has declared a major or minor in German. Any undergraduate student enrolled in a German class above the intermediate level is also eligible to apply on the basis of need. FAFSA (due by April 1) and Pell eligibility are required.


Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.


Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.


William C. Hauber Memorial Scholarship

Award: $200, Deadline: None

Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and demonstrate financial need.


Eltermann Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 1 (Priority)


Knapple Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: November 1 (Priority)


Plogman Award

Award: -, Deadline: November 1 (Priority)


University Summer Course Grant

Award: -, Deadline: January 31

Applicant must be a junior at time of application and have completed a minimum of four semesters of college German or have proven language proficiency. Demonstrated interest in Germany and need to learn German, as well as a personal statement, will be considered.


Fellowships for Regular Program in Greece

Award: $11,500, Deadline: January 15

Applicants must have completed at least one to two years of graduate study and must take exams in ancient Greek language, history and either literature or art and archaeology. Students must be able to read French, German, ancient Greek and Latin with an ability to also read modern Greek and Italian considered helpful. Applicants must be graduate students who are preparing for an advanced degree in classical and ancient Mediterranean studies or a related field. The fellowships provide study in Athens or Greece for nine months and may not be used for costs at the student's home institution.