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Wednesday, June 4, 2008

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27 students receive scholarships funded by sale of IU license plates

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June 4, 2008

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. -- The Indiana University Alumni Association Scholars program, now in its 14th year, has awarded 27 scholarships to IU students. Each recipient is the son or daughter of an IUAA member.

One scholarship is designated for a qualifying applicant from each of IU's eight campuses, and the remaining awards are given on an at-large basis. The $1,000 scholarships are granted based on academic achievement and financial need.

This year's scholarship recipients are:

The IUAA Scholars program is supported by fees collected from the sale of IU's collegiate license plate -- the most popular collegiate plate in Indiana. Available to all Indiana residents, plates can be purchased from the Indiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles. For ordering information, visit or call the IUAA at 812-855-2980 or (800) 824-3044.

Including this year's scholarships, the IUAA Scholars program has awarded 226 $1,000 scholarships in 14 years. In its history, the IUAA has awarded more than $3.4 million in scholarships to IU students.

The IUAA is dedicated to serving the university and its diverse alumni, students and friends. As one of the nation's largest alumni organizations, serving more than 505,000 graduates worldwide, the IUAA provides many programs and services to its members, nonmember alumni and the university. For information, visit or call 800-824-3044.

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