Joseph and Barbara Penshorn Endowment for the Department of History

The Joseph and Barbara Penshorn award recognizes exceptional students majoring in the academic field of History. This award is granted to a student who has demonstrated an outstanding track record of success within the major. Selection is based on GPA, credit hours, one or more letters of recommendation, and a sample of written work. The award amount in recent years has been $1,000.

College of Liberal Arts - History
Supplemental Questions
  1. The applicant is required to provide two letters of recommendation from teachers whose classes you have taken who can provide information about his/her leadership potential. Please upload the two letters as one document.
  2. Please submit an essay from a history course you have completed.