W. Cope Goodwin Memorial Scholarship Fund


This scholarship shall be awarded annually by a Committee appointed by the Chairman of the University of West Georgia Department of History. The amount of the annual award varies. In awarding, the following criteria shall be applied. The Scholarship shall be designated for a rising junior or senior with a 3.0 or better grade point average (GPA) who is majoring in History. Preference may be given to students who are residents of the State of Georgia, working toward a B.A. or B.S.Ed. in History, and who demonstrate financial need.


If you wish to apply for the W. Cope Goodwin Memorial Scholarship Fund, and believe you meet the qualifications, please write a letter addressed to The Department of History Awards Committee, and submit them to Elmira Eidson, the Department Manager, in TLC 3200 no later than February 1. The letter should be limited to one page, and should summarize your qualifications for the award for which you are applying. Please include an address, telephone number, and social security number.


If you apply for more than one award, please prepare separate and specific letters for each application.