The William Peterfield Trent Scholarships

Applicants to the MA program will be considered for the William Peterfield Trent Scholarship, named for distinguished Sewanee English professor and founding editor of the Sewanee Review. These competitive merit-based scholarships will cover 20% of tuition and are renewable for each year the recipient continues to make satisfactory progress toward the degree.

The James Agee Scholarships

Applicants to the MA program that teach at St. Andrew's-Sewanee School will be considered for the James Agee Scholarship, named for St. Andrew's-Sewanee School graduate and renowned author. These merit-based scholarships will cover 50% of tuition and are renewable for each year the recipient continues to make satisfactory progress toward the degree.

The Sarah Barnwell Elliott SCholarships

Applicants to the MFA program that demonstrate exceptional ability in fiction, nonfiction, or poetry will be considered for the Sarah Barnwell Elliott Scholarship, named for noted writer, suffragist, and member of the Sewanee community. These competitive merit-based scholarships will cover 20% of tuition and are renewable for each year the recipient continues to make satisfactory progress toward the degree.