Othella and Hilah Dukes Memorial Scholarship

The Othella and Hilah Dukes Memorial Scholarship was created by Dr. J. Thomas Dukes in memory of his uncle and aunt.



Who can enter:

a graduate student in literature who has completed 12 or more hours in graduate literature courses at the time of application.

Application letter should describe:

  • The literature course work the applicant has completed toward the M.A.,
  • The course work or thesis work remaining for the degree
  • Career plans upon completion of the M.A.
  • Letter may address any other material the applicant believes is relevant to receiving the award.
  • Submit materials to the Othella & Hilah Dukes Scholarship mailbox in the English Department.