Recent Searches

Loading Search Results...
Loading Directory Results...



Recent Pages

Recent Searches

EIU Department of History

The Robert Hennings Scholarship

The Robert Hennings Scholarship is awarded to graduate or undergraduate students to support travel and/or expenses to conduct research at an archive, library, museum, or historic site.  The award is made based upon the student-submitted application below.  The date to submit the application is open through the fall and spring terms, and the funds may be used during the fall, spring, or summer.  The award funds may be divided among multiple students as the Award Committee sees fit based on the applications.  Upon receiving the award, the student will be required to submit receipts of approved expenses and to submit the product of the research (i.e., paper or other project) and a reflective essay about the research work undertaken.

Please submit the application below to the Chair of the Award Committee, Alonzo Ward (

Application for Robert Hennings Historical Administration Scholarship


Year in School:


Description of Research Project (300 word max):

Archives to be Consulted (include locations, archival codes, and description of material):

Itemize Projected Expenses (travel, lodging, food, archival fees, photocopying, etc).  These expenses must abide by EIU Per Diem Rates:

Date of Proposed Travel:

Date for Submission of Final Project.






Related Pages

Contact Information

History Department

2744 Coleman Hall
Eastern Illinois University
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920

Grant Sterling, Chair

3531 Coleman Hall

Brian Mann, Undergraduate Advisor

2566 - Coleman Hall

Lee Patterson, Graduate Coordinator

2572 - Coleman Hall

Bonnie Laughlin-Schultz
History with Teacher Licensure in Social Science Coordinator

2556 Coleman Hall

Take the next step

apply now
schedule a visit