Thursday, September 23rd, 2021

Twenty-first Century Scholars program explained

Posted: Friday, October 22, 2010

The Twenty-first Century Scholars program will be explained at affirmation meetings to be held by Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne (IPFW). Meetings will be held at several locations and times including two that will be held locally.

The Twenty-first Century Scholars program in an income-eligible program for families in the state of Indiana. Sixth, seventh, and eighth grade students who qualify for the program can receive up to four years of college tuition to attend an eligible Indiana public or private college or university.

The first mandatory meeting in this area will be held Tuesday, November 2 in the Huntington North High School cafeteria, 450 MacGahan Street. The meeting begins at 6 p.m. with sign-in beginning at 5:45 p.m. Norwell High School will host a meeting, also in the school’s cafeteria, on Tuesday, November 16 at 6 p.m. with sign-in beginning at 5:45 p.m.

All Twenty-first Century Scholars, high school seniors, and their parents/legal guardians must attend one session. For more information, contact Sarah Wehrkamp, IPFW Twenty-first Century Scholars student coordinator at 481-4174 or Martin Murphy, parent coordinator at 481-4173.