Prizes and Scholarships
Departmental Prizes and Scholarships
The Willis C. and Scott L. Behoteguy Endowed Scholarship is awarded to a major in French and Francophone Studies who has demonstrated high academic achievement and promise. Second preference shall be given to a student majoring in Global and International Studies, with a minor in French and Francophone Studies. Recipients must also demonstrate financial need.
The Frances Guille-Secor Memorial Fund provides scholarship income to a student who has demonstrated high achievement in French and Francophone Studies as well as in other academic work.
The G. Pauline Ihrig Fund awards a scholarship annually to a student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement in French and Francophone Studies. Recipents also need to demonstrate financial need.
The John W. Olthouse Prize is awarded to the major student who has the highest standing in French and Francophone Studies at the end of the senior year.
The Mary Sanborn Allen Prize is awarded to a student majoring in a foreign language who has benefited most from study outside the United States.
Please note: In determining prize recipients, consideration will also be given to the number of courses students have taken within the department.