Department of Religious Studies First Year Student Award

The Religious Studies First Year Student Award is awarded each year to an incoming KU student (freshman or transfer) who declares a major in Religious Studies and is enrolled full time. The award is renewable for four years, as long as the recipient remains a Religious Studies major and maintains at least a 3.4 grade point average. FYSA recipients will be provided with a faculty mentor and will be expected to participate in departmental activities involving Religious Studies undergraduate majors

ZELMA EDNA MCILVAIN SCHOLARSHIP IN RELIGION: For awarding scholarships at the discretion of the Department of Religious Studies to students pursuing course work in religious studies with a preference given to undergraduate students over graduate students.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Please write 225-250 word personal statement explaining why you want to major in Religious Studies. Please include what your specific interests are and if you have any previous experience studying religion