Scholarships

Scholarships and Fellowships available to students in the Telitha E. Lindquist College of Arts & Humanities

 

College Scholarships 2014-2015 

All Scholarship Applications are due February 7, 2014

John A. and Telitha E. Lindquist Scholarship for Creative and Artistic Endeavors
Telitha E. Lindquist  Academic Scholarship

The John A. and Telitha E. Lindquist Scholarship for Creative and Artistic Endeavors and the Telitha E. Lindquist Academic Scholarship are the foremost private scholarships available to Arts and Humanities students.  Each scholarship seeks to enhance and enrich the academic, social, cultural, and artistic efforts of the students of the College of Arts & Humanities. Students must be nominated by a faculty member and submit an example of their creative or academic work.

Lindquist Scholarship Deadlines and Procedures

AHA! Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be a declared major in a program within the College of Arts & Humanities and must be nominated by an Arts & Humanities faculty member.
Faculty nominators must provide a letter illuminating the student’s promise and why s/he merits the scholarship. Nominees may attend full or part-time during the award semester(s). Nominees should exhibit perseverance and commitment to education.


Tom and Nancy Davidson Arts & Humanities Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be a full-time student with a declared major in the College of Arts and Humanities, a 2.5 GPA or higher and demonstrate financial need.

  •  U.S. Citizen
  •  College: College of Arts and Humanities
  •  Minimum Weber State GPA: 2.5

Edna Ione Hall Scholarship

The scholarship recipient must be a full time student majoring, minoring, or taking classes within the College (during the year of the award). Preference will be given to international, out-of-state or minority students, and/or students with financial need. The recipient may be an incoming or continuing student. If awarded to the same student for multiple years, the student must have and maintain a 3.0 GPA or higher throughout the year(s) of the award. If no nominees are qualified, the award will be held for the following year.

  • U.S. Citizen
  • College: College of Arts and Humanities
  • Unmet financial need
  • Minimum Weber State GPA: 3.0

Edith Gidney Briem Memorial Scholarship

Student must have a declared major in the College of Arts and Humanities. Must be able to demonstrate academic excellence.

  • U.S. Citizen
  • Weber State GPA between 3.0 and 4.0
 

Arts and Humanities Scholarship Application - Due February 7, 2014

2014-2015 A&H Scholarship Application - The scholarship deadline has passed. Please check back next spring!

Advice to Scholarship Applicants

*Please see departments for the most up to date information on department scholarship applications and available scholarships.*
 

Departmental Scholarships


Stafford Memorial Scholarship

  • Alternates between writing (English) and journalism (Communication)

Raymond and Beth Winkler Price Scholarship

  • Alternates between drama and speech

Communication Scholarships

  • Louis Babcock- Debate
  • Deseret News- Journalism
  • Leland Monson- Debate
  • Lampros Endowment- Journalism
  • Society of Professional Journalists- Journalism

English and Literature Scholarships

  • Elmer Ericson
  • Patricia Haslam
  • Anya Kenley- Must be a declared major; 3.0 GPA
  • John & Nancy Lowe- Strong English or writing skills, not necessarily an English major.
  • Swanson Foundation-English Major

Foreign Languages Scholarships

  • Ed Kenley Foreign Language Scholarship- Junior/senior status; declared major; 3.0 GPA
  • Howard F. Phillips- Junior/senior status; 3.0 GPA; expenses incurred in conjunction with study abroad program

Performing Arts Scholarships

  • Anya Kenley Scholarship for the Arts- Declared major in the department; 3.0 GPA
  • Sophie Wetherell Reed Memorial Scholarship- Performing Arts major who has demonstrated talent and ability in his/her chosen field, 3.0 GPA minimum.
  • Patti O’Neal Scholarship- Dance major/minor; 3.0 GPA
  • John and Vera Eccles Scholarship- Dance
  • Jetta Barker Farr Memorial Scholarship- Music
  • Reed and Maggie F. Gammell Scholarship- Music
  • Igor Gorin- Music
  • Gene Funk Hillyard Memorial Scholarship- Music major; keyboard emphasis; 3.0 GPA
  • Roland C. Parry Memorial Scholarship- Junior/senior status; music major (composing)
  • Presser Foundation-Senior status; music major
  • Dennis and Kristine Read Scholarship- Instrumental music
  • Mona Smith Memorial Scholarship- Music major (particularly keyboard)
  • Elizabeth Dee Shaw Stewart Scholarship- Junior status; music education major; 3.2 GPA
  • Gladys Minnoch Wilson Scholarship- Music; organ study
  • Thatcher Allred Scholarship- Dramatic arts major
  • John Elzey Memorial Scholarship- Theartre arts major

Visual Arts Scholarships

  • Farrell R. Collett Alumni Art Scholarship- Visual Arts major
  • Keith W. Wilcox Endowed Scholarship- Art major
  • Elizabeth Brown Dee Scholarship- Visual Arts major
  • Douglas McFarland- Senior status; visual arts major
  • Lani Berlin Prout Scholarship- High school or re-entering student; art major
 

 

Lindquist Fellowships for Students

The John A. and Telitha E. Lindquist Endowment for Creative and Artistic Endeavors enhances and enriches the social, cultural and artistic climate of the university community by funding fellowships which support creative and artistic efforts by the faculty and students of the College of Arts and Humanities.    
                        
Invitation to apply:  Students are invited to apply for fellowships for academic year 2014/15.  Fellowships are available to support creative and artistic efforts such as:

  • Student participation in competitive exhibitions, conferences, or writers’ workshops
  • Student production/performance of original works in the electronic, literary, performing, or visual arts
  • Student projects in the electronic, literary, performing, or visual arts.


    Proposals with the potential to yield tangible products/performances will be given priority consideration in the application screening process, as will proposals that engage the student in community involvement or include other students in the project.  
    
Lindquist Fellowships for Students Proposal Form
    
    Proposals are due by: February 28, 2014 for projects beginning May 1, 2014. Projects should be completed within a 12 month period.
    

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 NEWS & EVENTS

Fall semester classes start August 25

Lindquist College Scholarship Reception
September 17, 3:30 p.m.
to 5 p.m. 
 
   CONTACT US 

Hours
7:30 a.m.—4:30 p.m.
Monday through Friday

Phone
(801) 626-6424

Fax
(801) 626-7422

E-mail
arts_humanities@weber.edu

Location
Weber State University
Val A. Browning Center
Room 312

Mailing Address
Lindquist College
of Arts & Humanities

Weber State University
3950 West Campus Drive
Dept 1904

Ogden Utah 84408-1904
 
  

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