Department of History

West Chester University

404 Wayne Hall
Phone: 610-436-2201
Fax: 610-436-3069


Robert E. Drayer Scholarships

Robert E. Drayer Undergraduate Partial Scholarship
Each year the Department of History awards up to five $2,000 scholarships based on academic merit to returning junior or senior history majors

The department accepts applications during Spring semester for the following academic year. Pay attention for flyers or apply here.

Robert E. Drayer Undergraduate Book Scholarship
Each year the Department of History awards up to eight $250 scholarships based on academic merit to returning sophomore, junior, or senior history majors.

The department accepts applications during Spring semester for the following academic year. Pay attention for flyers or apply here.

Robert E. Drayer Graduate Scholarship
Each year the Department of History awards up to three $1,000 scholarships based on academic merit to graduates students in the MA or MEd programs.

The department accepts applications during Spring semester for the following academic year. Pay attention for flyers or apply here.

Drayer Graduate Student Travel and Research Grant
As recommended by the graduate committee, a portion of the Drayer Scholarship Fund may be used to support academic travel by graduate students and graduate student research expenses not to exceed $1,500 per year, and for no more than $500 per person. See the History Graduate Coordinator for more information.