David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences

Scholarships and Awards

The department offers two undergraduate scholarships, the Fred Alexander Scholarship and the Gratio Scholarship.  Both are awarded to history majors with high academic achievement.  Interested students should contact the department Chair, Dr. Schneid, for more information.


The department also offers two annual awards to graduating seniors, the Outstanding Senior in History award, given for the graduate with the highest academic achievement, and the William Barbour award, given to the student who best exemplifies a great passion for history.

Matt Nolan



The High Point Admissions Office is Located in Wrenn Hall.

Tours are available 7 days a week. Please contact us to schedule your visit.
(800) 345-6993
(336) 841-9216
(336) 888-6382 (fax)

Department of History News

HPU’s William Penn Project Shares Website at Penn-Griffin High School
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HPU Shares William Penn Project Website with Students at Penn-Griffin
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HPU Announces Academic and Professional Achievements
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History at HPU

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