Ten Janet Weis Scholarships of $5,000 each will be offered to first-year creative writing majors based upon the quality of their writing portfolio. The Bundy Scholarship of $2,500 may also be offered to first-year creative writing major based upon the quality of their writing portfolio if funds are not committed to a current student recipient. These scholarships are offered in addition to any academic merit scholarships received. Combined Susquehanna scholarships will not exceed the cost of tuition.
Janet Weis and Bundy Scholarships are renewable for a total of four years as long as the recipient is enrolled full-time as a creative writing major and maintains a 3.2 grade point in the major.
Candidates are encouraged to submit portfolios of 5-10 pages within two weeks of applying to the university, but no later than Feb. 15.