Elizabeth Blejwas of Poughquag Earns Scholarship for Alvernia University


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Elizabeth Blejwas Earns Scholarship for Alvernia University

READING, PA (03/09/2015)(readMedia)– Hard work in high school has paid off for college-bound seniors. Elizabeth Blejwas, of Poughquag, N.Y., has been granted the Veronica Founder’s Scholarship to study at Alvernia University in the fall. Blejwas is currently a Our Lady Of Lourdes High School senior.

The Veronica Founder’s Scholarship is a merit-based scholarship awarded on a competitive basis. Recipients of the $15,000 Veronica Founder’s Scholarship must have a minimum of 980 SAT* (or 21 ACT) and 3.0 GPA.

ALVERNIA is a distinctive Franciscan university that combines diverse academic opportunities with personal attention and an unmatched commitment to community service. Alvernia empowers students to become “ethical leaders with moral courage.” Through real-world learning and the challenging guidance of faculty mentors, they discover their passion for life and turn what they love into lifetimes of career success and personal fulfillment. Alvernia students do well and do good.

Author: Harlem Valley News