UNI awards CSBS scholarships to incoming freshmen

Posted on Thursday, April 28th, 2005

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,
(319) 273-3584
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.

ᆲ__(Name)_ from __(hometown)_ has received an SBS scholarship for $5,000 per year for up to four years. __(He/She)_ attends ᆲ__(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.


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