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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
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Single-Parent Scholarships
Awarded to Five Students
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MAILED: Sept. 9, 1997

EAU CLAIRE -- The University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire has announced the winners of five scholarships for academically qualified single-parent students who demonstrated financial need and are responsible for dependent children.

Winners of the $2,000 scholarships are Rebecca Bien, a freshman nursing major from Durand; Carrie Ferber, a junior psychology major from Eau Claire; Carol Hajdasz, a senior social work major from Eau Claire; Ruth Keller, a senior journalism major from Eau Claire; and Stephanie Wagner-Ganong, a junior accounting major from Eau Claire.

UW-Eau Claire received the $10,000 for the five scholarships from private donations. The scholarship money can be used to help students pay for child care and other expenses while they attend school.

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UWEC [Administrative Offices] [News Bureau]

Janice B. Wisner
UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield 218
(715) 836-4741
newsbur@uwec.edu

Updated: Sept. 9, 1997