Scholarships and Awards


Charlotte W. Ghurye Memorial Scholarships:
These awards are at the bequest of Professor Charlotte W. Ghurye, professor of German at Indiana State University from 1968-1991, and are given to support German studies at Indiana State. Recipients are chosen by the German faculty based on their academic excellence in German.
Ghurye internal application found here
Ghurye internal application (continued support) found here
Ghurye external application found here

Frances Sanders Memorial German Scholarship (given by the Terre Haute Oberlandler Club):  
A full-time student studying advanced German, who has attained at least a junior standing, and who will be returning to Indiana State the following year.  Final selection will be based on scholarship, anticipated future use of the German language, and dedication to the program in and out of the classroom. 


Julie Bevilacqua Cutter Memorial Scholarship:
Awarded to a foreign born, full-time [undergraduate or graduate] student majoring or minoring in language education and who has demonstrated academic excellence. To be considered for this award, please complete an application form found here; applications are due February 1st.

Mary Olga Peters Award:
Established in honor of Mary Olga Peters, who served on the ISU faculty for 34 years and was chairperson of the LLL department for nine years (1954-63).The department-wide award is presented to a student majoring in the department who holds membership in Phi Sigma Iota, plans to teach in a language, and demonstrates qualities of leadership and good character.

Outstanding Undergraduate Graduating Senior:
Selected by the LLL faculty each year for recognition by the College of Arts and Sciences as the Department's outstanding undergraduate student from among its graduating seniors.