The department is pleased to announce the scholarship forms for the 2015-16 academic school year are now available on our website and in Thompson Hall 110 for students to fill out. The deadline date this year for students to submit scholarship forms is February 20, 2015. Those who are either new, transfer, continuing or study abroad students are all eligible to apply.
Scholarship recipients as well as those receiving departmental recognitions, will be honored at the annual Departmental Awards Ceremony during the WSU Mom’s Weekend on Friday, April 10, 2015.
The department awards funds from the following established scholarships:
Frank Winfield Cobb
For UG FL majors/minors (can be given in Area Studies such as Russian/Chinese).
Oscar & Muriel Holloway Ferrians Endowment
For UG FL majors/minors or FL Grad students, can be used for recruitment (fund began 2000-01).
Robert & Adelle Knox
For UG FL majors/minors or FL Grad students with min GPA 3.5 (can be given in Area Studies such as Russian/Chinese).
Arne O. Lindberg
For UG FL majors/minors or FL Grad students (has been given to Grad students participating in presentations/papers at conferences, etc.).
Elizabeth G. Lord
For UG FL majors/minors in German.
Albert W. Thompson
For UG Study Abroad students (FL major/minor not required). The scholarship awarded by nomination of advisor or department chair. Apply through IP Study Abroad Office, approved by FL and paid through CLA.
Kenneth H. Vanderford
For UG FL majors/minors or FL Grad students, can be used for recruitment (major source of dept. scholarship funds).
Show your support
Show your support by contributing to foreign languages study and foreign language students at Washington State University.
Foreign Languages & Cultures Development Fund
These funds provide much needed support to department and student programs and activities, growth opportunities, outreach events and programs, faculty and student travel and participation in professional conferences, and a wide range of daily necessities and operations that are not funded by the state or institution.
Foreign Languages & Cultures Special Fund
These funds support our undergrad and graduate students through stipend or scholarship. This account is building, but we hope to reach a useable size soon that will allow us to make our first awards to our deserving students.