Thompson Scholarship
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Thompson Scholarship

Eligibility

Students must meet the following eligibility requirements:

Undergraduate students:

  • Be enrolled full-time with a major in Russian or German, and at least junior standing
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 in your Russian or German major
  • Demonstrate financial need according to federal guidelines

Graduate students:

  • Be enrolled as a full-time graduate student in Russian or German
  • Maintain a cumulative GPA of at least 3.3
  • Demonstrate financial need according to federal guidelines.

Applying

In order to apply, submit to Professor Thomas Beebee, Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and Literatures, Penn State University, the following:

  1. a copy of Financial Need Statement (undergraduate students only)
  2. completed application form

Application deadline is January 13.

Renewals

These scholarships are not automatically renewable. You must reapply to be considered for future funding.

If you have questions about these procedures, contact Professor Thomas Beebee, tob@psu.edu