National Science Foundation Scholars Program has awarded the University
$262,000 for a collaborative scholarship fund for technology and
math students at U.Va. and Piedmont Virginia Community College.
program, for financially disadvantaged students seeking associates,
bachelors and graduate degrees, is open to technology and
math students at U.Va. and PVCC.
provides a $3,125 scholarship for two years to 40 students. U.Va.
and PVCC will provide professional development workshops, classes
and industry internships. Recipients will be mentored and monitored
for academic progress.
are due May 1. For information, call Carolyn Vallas at 924-0614,
or Ruth Douglas at 961-5431.