Le Procope: the oldest restaurant in Paris

Le Procope: the oldest restaurant in Paris

Scholarships and Awards

The Department of French and Italian offers a number of awards and prizes for talented students. Contact the Chief Departmental Advisor, Dr. Mark McKinney, for any questions or to apply to French scholarships and awards. Contact Dr. Andrea Righi for for any questions or to apply to Italian scholarships and awards

Amira Akrabawi Giesecke Scholarship

Awarded to a student enrolled in the Summer Language Institute in Italy workshop.

Edgar Ewing Brandon Prize

Awarded to a senior French major.

Naomi Miller Cox French Prize

Awarded to undergraduate French majors on the basis of academic merit.

Cynthia Robinson First Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to an undergraduate French major on the basis of academic merit.

William Marion Miller French Scholarship

Awarded to undergraduate students taking French courses.

Joseph A. Russo Scholarship

Awarded to an undergraduate Italian Studies major to provide financial assistance to attend the Summer Language Institute in Italy workshop.

L. H. Skinner Award in French

Awarded to a sophomore, junior, or senior who has at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA and is enrolled in the introductory course in French literature (FRE 301). Selection of the recipient shall be based upon the results of written exams and reports submitted by students as part of the course.