Scholarship Council

Indiana Wesleyan University’s Faculty Senate charges the Scholarship Council to promote faculty and student scholarly activities via:

Scholarship Awards: The Scholarship Council offers scholarships to faculty and students for their research endeavors.  The Scholarship Council Awards Overview provides information for each award, including information, applications, and rubrics.

The Faculty Scholarship Symposium: This is an annual event, held in the Fall, featuring faculty scholarly work. Features include faculty presentations and posters, and a guest speaker.

Faculty Recognition Awards: The Scholarship Council solicits nominations for the Outstanding Scholarship award and the Outstanding Teaching & Mentoring award. The Outstanding Teaching & Mentoring award is presented during the spring commencement. The Outstanding Scholarship award is presented during the Faculty Scholarship Symposium.

Workshops and Mentoring: The Scholarship Council offers sporadic workshops on research topics and ongoing research/writing groups. The Scholarship Council members mentor emerging scholars through specific projects.


Bart Bruehler
Dr. Bart B. Bruehler
Scholarship Council Chair
Associate Professor of New Testament