Scholarship Application

Estelle Ritchie Endowed Scholarship in English

This scholarship is awarded by the Kean University Foundation. To apply, download the appropriate forms and information from the Scholarships page of the Financial Aid Office.

McDonnell-Millard College Composition Awards

These awards are given by the Department of English.  For more information, please contact Dr. Maria Montaperto via phone (908-737-0368) or email (

Stephen J. Haselton Memorial Endowment
For Excellence in Scholarship in the Senior Seminar:  A Student Award

This award is managed by the Department of English. The process for recommending students is as follows:

  • Senior Seminar faculty from Spring 08, Summer 08, and Fall 08 should forward the names of eligible, qualified students, along with the titles of their written work and seminar section/term, to Dr. Best, no later than February 1.
  • Students who wish to apply should submit the following items in a folder clearly marked with  their names to Dr. Best, CAS 301, no later than February 28, 2009:
    • A general information page with contact information
    • A KeanWise transcript
    • The Senior Seminar paper

General Timeline for the Application and Selection Process in 2009

  • February 2: Names of eligible, qualified students forwarded to Dr. Best
  • February 28: Deadline for submitting application folders
  • April 5: Recipient(s) identified
  • April 15: Awards announced

Kean University, English Department, CAS 301, 1000 Morris Avenue, New Jersey 07083 :: 908-737-0370