up to $2000.00 per year
1.) Prepare a short passage (c.30-50 lines) in Latin prose or poetry to discuss with faculty and students at an audition on the Monmouth College campus;
2.) Call 1-800-74SCOTS (747-2687) to set up an audition time. Applicants are advised to schedule this audition by March 15 in order to insure eligibility for this scholarship.
3.) Bring (or send) a letter of reference from your Latin teacher.
Deadline for Auditions: Usually April 15th.
Note: You do not have to major or minor in Latin to be eligible for this award, but recipients are expected to demonstrate some competence in comprehending and translating Latin with the aid of a dictionary.
Monmouth College Department of Classics offers:
1.) a nationally-recognized program in Latin and the Classics;
Mark Shoemaker MC'09 says:
"The Latin performance scholarship has given me two things. The first is
that it has introduced me into an interesting class that i enjoy very much,
Latin Directed Readings. The other thing that the Latin Performance Scholarship
has given me is more peace of mind pertaining to my financial aid. Thus the
Latin Performance Scholarship has made my life here at Monmouth College a little
bit more interesting and enjoyable."