William & Mary

The Christopher Wren Association Scholarship

This application is due by noon on Wednesday, March 2, 2016.

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 PageApplication 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

2010: Mel Sparrow - Cornish Mythic Traditions