Carolyn L. Kraft Scholarship
One or more recipients will receive a $1000 award that will be applied to their cost of attendance for the 2019-2020 academic year.
This scholarship is renewable by maintaining a 3.400 GPA.
To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:
have full-time undergraduate status in the College of Arts and Sciences
be pursuing a major in the fields of English or any of the biological sciences
have a current minimum cumulative GPA of 3.400
Application process and materials
To be considered for this scholarship, you must submit the following application materials by the deadline:
- Application form
- Resume (maximum two pages)
- Two letters of recommendation from College of Arts and Sciences faculty members, including at least one faculty member in your area of concentration
- Personal statement of 400 to 500 words
Materials should be submitted electronically to email@example.com.
Application materials are due by 5:00 p.m. on Friday, February 22, 2019.
About the donors
Carolyn L. Kraft was initiated into Phi Beta Kappa and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from IU Bloomington in 1962. She received her Master of Arts degree in English from the University of Louisville in 1968 and her Specialist in Education degree in Higher Education from the University of Louisville in 1974. Prior to her 30 years as an advisor and administrator at Indiana University Southeast in New Albany, Indiana, the Donor was first a teacher at University High School, part of the K-12 laboratory school for the IUB School of Education, where her classes were regularly televised and broadcast to education students; second, she was an editor of published media at the National Archives in Washington, D.C.; and third, a full-time instructor of English at the University of Louisville. The Donor's family has a tradition of attending Indiana University Bloomington. Her late brother, Robert P. Kraft, Jr., M.D., received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Chemistry and Zoology in 1971. Her mother and maternal uncle received their IU degrees in 1936 and 1930 respectively.
- Kelly Compton, director of scholarships, 812-856-4414, firstname.lastname@example.org