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Ruth L. Newbold Scholarship Application

For Academic Year 2019-2020

Deadline: October 25, 2019

Graduate students meeting the following criteria are eligible to compete for one award up to $300.  The award may be used to provide financial support for creative activities and research at the master's degree level.  Incomplete applications will not be considered for the award.  It is the student's responsibility to make sure applications are complete.

  1. Applicants must have been admitted to a graduate program, enrolled in 6 graduate credit hours, submitted a degree plan and completed 12 hours of relevant course work by the end of the semester of application with a GPA of a at least 3.0. 
  2. Applicants must provide an one page research abstract, with evidence of creative activities and research at the master's degree level. 
  3. Applicants must ask three faculty members to write a letter of support speaking to their qualifications for the award. Letters of support must be written specifically for the Newbold Scholarship Award and received in the Graduate School by the application deadline, email address