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Departmental scholarships

The history department offers a number of scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students. Fill out the scholarship application to be considered for all scholarships in which you are eligible. The Dean’s Office of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences also awards some scholarships and fellowships. See if you qualify.

Students seeking to establish eligibility for federal grants, loans, and work study will need to complete a free application for federal student aid and submit it to the Financial Aid Office. Additionally, this office administers a number of University scholarships, most of which have a February 1st application deadline. See the Financial Aid website for more information or call 435-797-0173.

Click here for:  Department Scholarship Application form.


Scholarships & Awards (Undergraduate)

Scholarships (History)

Preston Nibley History Scholarship

Full tuition for one year

Eligible: Outstanding history majors and pre-majors

History Department Scholarship Application

R. Edward Glatfelter Scholarship

$1000 scholarship

History majors with an Asian studies major or minor eligible

Can also prove eligibility with three courses in Asian history and a history major

SPECIAL APPLICATION

George Ellsworth American History Scholarship

Full tuition/fees for one year

Eligible: History majors with an outstanding record and interest in US history

History Department Scholarship Application

J. Duncan Brite Non-US History Scholarship

Full tuition/fees for one year

Eligible: History majors with an outstanding record and interest in non-US history

History Department Scholarship Application

Ross Peterson Scholarship

$500

Full tuition/fees for one year

Eligible: non-traditional students with outstanding record

History Department Scholarship Application

History Department Tuition Scholarships

Variable amounts

Eligible: History majors with an outstanding records.

History Department Scholarship Application

Leonard N. Rosenband Scholarship

Amount to be determined

Will be awarded for first time in 2016-17

History Department Scholarship Application

Writing Awards

Nicholls HIST 4990 Award

$500 in spring

Eligible: HIST 4990 students; instructors  nominate papers

No open application

W. Mont Timmins Essay Award

$500 in early summer

Eligible: Students with papers that focus on aspect of Cache Valley history; nominated by instructors

No open application

Kathryn Bowen Bullen Writing Award

$500 in spring

Eligible: Students with papers for 300/ 400 level history classes; nominated by instructors

No open application

Travel Awards

Classics Summer Stipend

variable

Eligible: Students planning a summer immersion program in Latin or Greek may apply

SPECIAL APPLICATION

History Department Travel Awards

Amount variable

Eligible: students who have been accepted to a conference OR who have received a research travel award

SPECIAL APPLICATION

Graduate students are eligible to receive funding towards their studies at Utah State. Learn more about graduate assistantships and internships, fellowships, graduate scholarships, and financial aid opportunities.