Betty K. Gerow Scholarship

The Betty K. Gerow Scholarship is awarded to a deserving student majoring in English with demonstrated financial need.  Any English major may apply, but priority will be given to applicants with 24 hours completed in English (including ENG 1100), a GPA of at least 3.5, and financial need.

This year the Betty K. Gerow Scholarship will be worth $3500 for use toward Elon tuition or study abroad program fees during the 2024-2025 academic year.


Submissions must be received by noon on Friday, April 19, 2024, to be considered for the 2024-2025 Betty K. Gerow Scholarship.

How to Submit

Fill out the Scholarship Application (linked below) before the deadline on April 19, 2024.


If you have questions about your eligibility, please email Dr. Kevin Bourque, chair of the Department of English (