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UW-Eau Claire News Bureau
Schofield Hall 218
Eau Claire, WI 54702-4004
Sentry Insurance Foundation Continues
Support of UW-Eau Claire
phone (715) 836-4741
fax (715) 836-2900
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MAILED: Oct. 25, 1999

EAU CLAIRE — The Sentry Insurance Foundation Inc. has continued its support of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire Foundation by making another $8,000 gift.
The monies will be used to support eight scholarships through the Sentry Insurance Student Leadership Scholarship program at UW-Eau Claire.
"We very much appreciate Sentry Insurance's continuing commitment to assisting talented students who plan to attend UW-Eau Claire," said Jack Fistler, president of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation.
Two new $2,000 scholarships are awarded annually to incoming freshmen who are gifted academic leaders who are majoring in business administration, computer sciences, management information systems, accounting, finance, mathematics or engineering. The scholarships are renewable for up to three additional years. Recipients must be in the top 15 percent of their high school graduating class and be involved in extracurricular activities, community activities and charitable organizations.
For information about the UW-Eau Claire Foundation, call Jack Fistler at (715) 836-5630.
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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: Oct. 25, 1999