Rowena Tan, coordinator of scholarships, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences, (319) 273-7286
Holly Bokelman, assistant coordinator of scholarships, College of Social and Behavioral Sciences,
Vicki Grimes, University Marketing & Public Relations, (319) 273-6728
CEDAR FALLS, Iowa -- The University of Northern Iowa's College of Social and Behavioral Sciences has awarded nine SBS scholarships to incoming freshmen.
SBS scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit to entering freshmen who expect to major in one of the college's degree programs. Departments within the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences are design, family and consumer sciences; geography; history; political science; psychology; social work; and, sociology, anthropology and criminology.
ï¾¬__(Name)_ from __(hometown)_ has received an SBS scholarship for $5,000 per year for up to four years. __(He/She)_ attends ï¾¬__(High School Name)_ High School.
To be considered for the SBS scholarship, students must be ranked in the top 15 percent of their graduating class, have scored a 27 or above on their ACT, and provide two letters of recommendation from teachers.
NOTE TO EDITOR: Listed below, in alphabetical order of hometowns, with Iowa residents first, are the names, classifications and high schools of SBS scholars. Please check for other towns in your coverage area.
HOMETOWN NAME HIGH SCHOOL
AMES Amanda Pirog Ames
ANKENY Chantel Witt Ankeny
BETTENDORF Tess Fagle Bettendorf
COUNCIL BLUFFS Lisa Dahlke Abraham Lincoln
CRESCO Maggie Stehn Crestwood
GREENFIELD Whitney Shindelar Nodaway Valley
STATE CENTER Bethanie Angell West Marshall
WEST DES Lisa Akre Valley