This application is due by noon on Wednesday, February 28, 2018.
This scholarship provides support for one student to engage in summer research on a humanities topic. Eligible fields include American Studies, Black Studies, Classical Studies, English, History, Linguistics, LCST, Medieval & Renaissance Studies, Modern Languages, Music, Philosophy, Religious Studies, and Theatre. The link for the online application can be found on the main CC Summer Scholarships Page. Application components are the same as general Charles Center Summer Scholarships. Applicants must be sure to select "Christopher Wren Scholarship" on their online Charles Center Summer Research Funding Application, but are encouraged to also select all scholarships for which they are eligible.
Past recipients include
2015: Esther Chen - From Girls to Women: Child-rearing and Gender in Alcott's Works
2014: Mary McCulla - The Laudatio Turiae as a Bridge between Eras
2012: Xiuyuan Mi - A Political Perspective of Poetry by the 9th Century Chinese Romantic Poet Li Shang-yin
2011: Brett Evans - Myth, Politics, and Epistolary Persuasion: An Analysis of Epistulae Ex Ponto 1.2
2010: Mark Guerci - The Civilians' Civil War
Mel Sparrow - Cornish Mythic Traditions