• Department Scholarships: Writing

    Hamline’s Writing Scholarship is designed to support students with a demonstrated aptitude for writing and/or writing potential. This award can be renewed for three years if eligibility requirements are met.


    Transfer Spring 2022 student application deadline: January 5, 2022 

    First-Year student application deadline: February 1, 2022

    Transfer Fall 2022 student application deadline: Extended to July 1, 2022

    Scholarship Criteria

    Admitted students applying for this scholarship will be reviewed based on their passion for writing and how they communicate this passion through the required materials for this scholarship. A major in a writing field is not required to be eligible for this scholarship.

    All required materials for admission to Hamline University must be submitted before applying for departmental scholarships. Scholarship applications and materials received after the deadline will not be considered. Scholarships are only awarded to students who have received an offer of admission from Hamline University.

    How to Maintain this Scholarship

    To maintain this scholarship annually, the scholarship recipient must maintain a 3.0 GPA.

    For answers to any questions, call the Office of Undergraduate Admission at 800-753-9753 or 651-523-2207 or email admission@hamline.edu.

    Apply for the Writing Scholarship