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Modern and Classical Languages

Department Scholarships

Caryl L. Lloyd Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages is pleased to offer a scholarship for students taking a foreign language class. This scholarship intends to encourage the study of foreign languages at Columbus State University. Based on our selection criteria, two students will be awarded the $500 scholarship to help cover the cost of tuition, fees, and/or books for one foreign language class during the Fall 2021 term.

In accordance with the scholarship’s selection criteria, the student will submit a completed Application Form. In addition, students will also include:

  • GPA to determine academic potential,
  • EFC report to determine financial need,
  • a Letter of Recommendation from a CSU faculty member to determine actual performance in classroom and laboratory settings,
  • Resume/CV to determine campus and/or community involvement,
  • and a brief statement (not to exceed 500 words) that expresses the importance and value of language study for the student's academic and personal life.

For scholarship consideration, submit all materials between February 15 and February 26, 2021. The scholarship recipient will be determined by faculty from the Department of Modern and Classical languages. The recipient will be announced by March 12, 2021.

Once fall enrollment has been verified, the scholarship will be awarded by the Office of Financial Aid.

Completed applications should be submitted as attachments via email to the Modern and Classical Languages Administrative Assistant, Mrs. Janet Jamieson at jamieson_janet@columbusstate.edu and any inquiries should be directed to Dr. Joelle Bonamy, Chair of the Department of Modern and Classical Languages (bonamy_joelle@columbusstate.edu or 706-507-8496).

Caryl L. Lloyd Memorial Scholarship Application (PDF)


Department of Modern and Classical Languages Spanish Study Abroad Scholarship Fund

The Department of Modern and Classical Languages is pleased to offer scholarships for students who plan to study Spanish in a CSU approved Study Abroad program. The scholarship intends to encourage the study of the Spanish language through study abroad. Based on our selection criteria, four students will be awarded the $1000 scholarship to help cover the cost of study abroad tuition, fees, books, and/or program costs during a semester of study abroad in year 2021. *Please note: if the study abroad program that you have applied to is cancelled by CSU, the scholarship amount will be reduced and will go towards the cost of tuition for a Spanish class taken during the summer or fall semester.

In accordance with the scholarship’s selection criteria, the student will submit a completed Application Form. In addition, students will also include:

  • her/his GPA in Spanish classes taken,
  • a brief statement (not to exceed 500 words) that demonstrates financial need,
  • a brief statement (not to exceed 500 words) that expresses the importance and value of this study abroad opportunity for the student’s academic and personal life
  • a proposal that will demonstrate how the student plans to assist in MCL dept. study abroad program recruitment efforts.

For scholarship consideration, submit all materials between February 15 and February 26, 2021. The scholarship recipients will be determined by faculty from the Department of Modern and Classical languages. The recipients will be announced by March 12, 2021.

Once study abroad enrollment has been verified, the scholarship will be awarded by the Office of Financial Aid.

Completed applications should be submitted as attachments via email to the Modern and Classical Languages Administrative Assistant, Mrs. Janet Jamieson at jamieson_janet@columbusstate.edu and any inquiries should be directed to Dr. Joelle Bonamy, Chair of the Department of Modern and Classical Languages (bonamy_joelle@columbusstate.edu or 706-507-8496).

Spanish Study Abroad Scholarship Application (PDF)