Scholarships Offered to Science Fair Participants

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Date: 03-16-2007

Joe Wills
Public Affairs
530-898-4143

All of these scholarships require full-time attendance at CSU, Chico, and some of them have additional requirements with respect to the major selected by the student.

This year, CSU, Chico is awarding a total of $3,500 in scholarships as follows:

* $1000 "President’s Award" -there is no major requirement for this scholarship.

* $1000 "Engineering Award" -the student must select a major in the College of Engineering, Computer Science and Construction Management.

* $1000 "Natural Sciences Award" -the student must select a major in the College of Natural Sciences.

* $500 "General Award" -there is no major requirement for this scholarship.

Applications to enter a project in the fair must be picked up from a school office or teacher. They are due back in the school office by March 23, 2007.

The Chico Science Fair will be held April 16-20 at the University Farm Pavilion, off Hegan Lane. For more information about the fair and scholarships, go to ChicoScienceFair.org.

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