Penn State Intercom......February 15, 2001

Scholarship aids an
incoming freshman

Applications are now being accepted for the 2001-02 Steve A. Garban Grant-In-Aid to students who meet the following criteria.

Students who will be full-time freshmen at any University location or Penn College; who are children of University or Penn College technical service or staff employees; who have demonstrated leadership and humanitarian qualities through extracurricular activities; and who have achieved or show promise of academic success are eligible to apply.

This scholarship, awarded to one incoming freshman student, will be applied to room and board charges for two years, provided the student continues to meet all eligibility requirements.

Letters of application will be accepted until April 30. To apply, students must write essays that illustrate their leadership, humanitarian and academic merits. Letters should be sent to Carol Lewis, student aid coordinator for University Scholarships, Office of Student Aid, 314 Shields Building, University Park, Pa. 16802. The award recipient will be announced in June.

For details, call Carol Lewis at (814) 865-6301 for students and (814) 863-0700 for staff, e-mail or visit the Office of Student Aid's Web site at