If you completed an application on the Next gen Software previous to deadline. Your application will still be considered.

Scholarships & Awards

Several scholarships are awarded each year to Majors in Philosophy and Religion. These include:
  • Carol L. Thysell Scholarship: Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to one departmental major for use in defraying academic expenses. The award will be $500.00 for the 2016-2017 academic year. The scholarship recipient must be a Philosophy and Religion major.
  • Bookstore Awards (2) : Awarded on the basis of academic achievement to two departmental majors to provide funds for text book purchases. The award is $175.00 each for the 2016-2017 academic year. The scholarship recipients must be Philosophy and Religion major.
  • Sankey L. Blanton Scholarship: Awarded to a non-traditional student in the department based on financial need, academic merit, leadership, and character. The award is $900 for the 2016-2017 academic year.
  • The Charles Long Scholarship is awarded on the basis of financial need, academic achievement, leadership and character. ┬áThe awardis $850 for 2016-17 academic year.

    Application Instructions

Please complete this application and submit a degree audit to Dr. Scott James by April 15th.

16-17 applicationnew

NOTE: The Sankey Blanton scholarship is based on need. Therefore, in order to be considered for this scholarship a FASFA form must be completed.

Giving to PAR

Please consider a donation in support of UNCW's PAR department.  Your gift will help provide needed scholarship support for students.  You help and generosity will allow us to continue to provide a meaningful education for Philosophy and Religion students.


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