Eva L. Pancoast Memorial Fellowship

Website Eligibility Deadline Past Winners
artsci.case.edu CAS Women Seniors/Graduate Students April 1, 2021 See below

About

In June 1985, the Board of Trustees of Case Western Reserve University approved the establishment of the Eva L. Pancoast Memorial Fund by which women graduates of The College of Arts and Sciences and women graduate students in The College of Arts and Sciences might be assisted in extending their education by foreign study or foreign travel, or both, at any time during the 12 months following their graduation, or, in the case of graduate students, in the 12 months following the current academic year.

Application Procedure

1. Complete and submit the following by the campus deadline of April 1, 2021: 

  • Eva L. Pancoast Memorial Fellowship Application (application form also includes uploads of the following):
    • resume
    • 2-3 page statement of proposed study and/or travel
    • 1 page budget
  • Two letters of recommendation
    • Reference letters should be submitted separately by the letter writer electronically to Dean Amanda McCarthy at aam83@case.edu by the campus deadline.

 2. Applications will be reviewed and considered by the Eva L. Pancoast Memorial Fellowships Committee.

 3. Award winners will be notified and then also honored at the Senior Academic Awards Assembly at the end of the spring semester.

NOTE: We are not yet aware of how the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic may impact our ability to award this fellowship for the 2021 cycle. Any updates will be provided to applicants as the semester progresses and decisions regarding University-sponsored travel are made available.

 

Application Timeline
Application deadline (recommendation letters included) April 1, 2021
Committee review April 5-16, 2021
Committee selection April 19-28, 2021
Award notification April 30, 2021

Value of the Award

The amount of the fellowship varies, but generally ranges from $1,000-$3,500 per recipient. Those who receive awards will be required to submit a brief report of the project after its completion with reasonable documentary evidence of major expenditures. Funds are not disbursed until expenses are incurred and original receipts are submitted.

Contact

Any questions can be direct to the following fellowship advisors:

Graduate Students
Dean Lynmarie Hamel
School of Graduate Studies
lxh5@case.edu

Undergraduate Students
Dean Amanda McCarthy
Undergraduate Studies
aam83@case.edu


Past Undergraduate Winners:

2019

Sydney Anderson
Class of 2019
International Studies
Political Science

Jasmin Bhangu 
Class of 2019
Biology
Business Management

Madeline Yankell
Class of 2019
Music Education

2018

Gwendolyn Hildebrandt 
Class of 2018
Mathematics and Physics

Ellen Kendall 
Class of 2018
Biology

Uma Mahajan 
Class of 2018
Systems Biology

Rita Maricocchi 
Class of 2018
German
French
Political Science

2017

Santosh Coorg
Class of 2017
Cognitive Science

Leah Cummings
Class of 2017
Nutrition

Mahima Devarajan
Class of 2017
Biology

Caitlin Gaffney
Class of 2017
Anthropology
Cognitive Science
Evolutionary Biology

Christina Liu
Class of 2017
Biology
Music

Cameron Macaskill
Class of 2017
English
International Studies
Political Science

2016

Colleen Bosworth
Class of 2016
Systems Biology
Statistics

Courtney Eng
Class of 2016
Biochemistry

Alayna Klco
Class of 2016
Cognitive Science
International Studies
Spanish

Hannah Olson-Williams
Class of 2016
Mathematics

Margo Schmiederer
Class of 2016
Sociology

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