Anna B. Katona award in American Literature
- This scholarship is named for Dr. Anna B. Katona a longtime professor of English at the College of Charleston (1975-1999). Dr. Katona provided funds for a grant to the College that annual recognizes the graduating English major with the highest average in American Literature courses.
- The 2012 scholarship award-winner is English major Crystal A. Frost. While at the College of Charleston Frost worked with Julia Eichelberger and Joe Kelly on significant research about Eudora Welty. Last summer Frost was awarded a SURF Grant to go to Mississippi with Dr. Eichelberger to do further research on the author. Frost also completed her Independent Study on Welty and hopes to continue this research in future education endeavors.
The Alumni Association has proudly offered scholarships since 1961. Some of our scholarships are open only to children and relatives of alumni, but others are open to all students. Scholarships are based on demonstrated leadership potential.