Department of Classics
Latin Performance Scholarship
up to $2000.00 per year
renewable for 4 years
designed especially for both majors and non-majors
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.
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;
2.) an active chapter of Eta Sigma Phi, the national Classics Honorary Society;
3.) personal attention and individualized instruction in small Latin classes;
4.) a chapter of the Archaeological Institute of America
You must successfully complete at least one .25 course in Latin per semester. (Note: An audited course does not fulfill the terms of this scholarship.)
Contact: Dr. Thomas J. Sienkewicz
Minnie Billings Capron Professor of Classics
Monmouth, Illinois 61462