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English Scholarships

The English Department is excited to offer scholarship awards to students interested in pursuing literature or creative writing as an English major or minor during their time at WVWC. These competitive awards are renewable for up to four years and can be combined with other academic awards. Scholarship students must maintain a minimum GPA of 2.5 at Wesleyan.

Whether you are destined to be a star or decide to major and minor in another academic area, we want you to find your creative voice within the arts at WVWC!

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If you cannot join us for one of our on-campus audition dates, you may request a private audition or submit a digital collection of your writing samples by email.

Portfolio Requirements

  • Creative Writing: A completed application along with a physical or digital copy of a 2–4 page, non-fiction or fiction essay. Samples of poetry may be submitted in a portfolio style.
  • Literature: A completed application along with a physical or digital copy of a 3–4 page analysis of a literary work.