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W. Parker Clark Physics

AMOUNT: $300.00

AVAILABLE:
ANNUALLY

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA:

The scholarship was established by the family of W. Parker Clark, a former Chairman of the Department of Physics and Astronomy, and is available to physics majors with a high grade point average. It is awarded in the spring for the following academic year. Students who will be juniors in the fall semester of the following academic year are eligible to apply. Physics majors meeting the following conditions may apply for this scholarship: Students who will have earned 60 or more credits toward graduation by the end of the spring semester. A registered Physics major, Physics-Math comprehensive major, or physical science major at the time of application. The applicant must be registered at the Registrar’s Office. At least ten credits earned toward Physics major which were earned in the Department of Physics and Astronomy at UW-Eau Claire. Completion of, or concurrent registration in, a 300-level Physics course at the time of application. This course is to be taken at UW-Eau Claire and shall be applicable to a Physics major at UW-Eau Claire. An excellent academic record as indicated by GPA
APPLICATION PROCEDURE:
Application forms may be obtained in the office of the Department of Physics and Astronomy.
APPLICATION DEADLINE:
Applications should be completed and turned in to the Physics and Astronomy Department by March 15 to be considered for the scholarship in the following year.
SELECTION PROCEDURE:
Eligibility requirements for all applicants will be confirmed with the Registrar’s Office. If a discrepancy exists, the student will be notified in order to correct possible record errors. Finalists will be determined by GPA of the applicants. The students with the highest GPA’s will become final candidates for the award. The scholarship recipient will be selected by the Department faculty from this list based on: quality of the academic program and progress towards a degree; and the potential for future contributions through a scientific or professional career.
SELECTION DEADLINE: Prior to Honors Week NOTIFICATION:
By letter from the Department of Physics and Astronomy. The Chair will complete and submit a “Scholarship Award Form” to the Financial Aid office.
SPECIAL NOTES:
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