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Avg. Amount Awarded
92
Days
March 1 2022
Application Deadline
No
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Norma Ross Walter Scholarship

Description

To provide financial assistance to female graduates of Nebraska high schools who are planning to enroll as English majors at accredited colleges or universities. Applicants must be female high school seniors, who plan to continue their educations as English majors in accredited colleges or universities. Selection is based on intellectual promise, creativity and character of the applicant. F. The recipient is invited to read her essay at the Willa Cather Spring Conference in Red Cloud. The Spring Conference is held annually the first weekend in June. Details will be sent to all finalists. High School Transcript, three letters of recommendation, the five-page application. Application form can be downloaded from the scholarship site.

Amount Details

$1,250
Low Amount Awarded
$2,500
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkRestricted to female students
  • CheckmarkMust currently be a high school student
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Literature/English/Writing

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Contact info@willacather.org
Address Norma Ross Walter Scholarship Program, Willa Cather Foundation
413 North Webster Street
Red Cloud, NE 68970