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Fellowships for Regular Program in Greece
Sponsor: American School of Classical Studies at Athens
6-8 Charlton Street
Princeton, NJ 08540-5232
Eligibility: Applicants must have completed at least one to two years of graduate study and must take exams in ancient Greek language, history and either literature or art and archaeology. Students must be able to read French, German, ancient Greek and Latin with an ability to also read modern Greek and Italian considered helpful. Applicants must be graduate students who are preparing for an advanced degree in classical and ancient Mediterranean studies or a related field. The fellowships provide study in Athens or Greece for nine months and may not be used for costs at the student's home institution.

Amount: $11,500 plus housing, board and fees
Deadline: January 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
Sponsor: Scholastic Art and Writing Awards
557 Broadway
New York, NY 10012
Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7 through 12 in U.S. or Canadian schools and must submit writing pieces or portfolios in one of the following categories: dramatic script, general writing portfolio, humor, journalism, nonfiction portfolio, novel, personal essay/memoir, poetry, science fiction/fantasy, short story and short short story.

Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online.

Signet Classic Student Scholarship Essay Contest
Sponsor: Penguin Group (USA)
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Signet Classic Student Scholarship
375 Hudson Street
New York, NY 10014
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school juniors or seniors or equivalent home schooled students and write an essay on one of five selected topics based on a piece of literature. Each English teacher may only submit one junior and one senior essay. Selection is based on style, content, grammar and originality.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: English teachers submit entries. Essays from home-schooled students may be submitted by a parent or guardian.