The JoAnn Heffernan Heisen Scholarship

Friends of the University have made generous contributions which enable us to award scholarships, described below, for specific study abroad experiences for SU undergraduate students who are participating in semester programs. Awards will be a part of your financial aid package and will be disbursed to your bursar's account before the start of classes. The JoAnn Heffernan Heisen Scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic merit and financial need. The award is restricted to SU students who come from single-parent households. Write an essay stating your academic, personal and career goals. How will your study overseas prepare you to reach those goals? Length of essay: approximately 750 words (one page single-spaced maximum.)Applications are due in April for the fall semester, and November for the spring semester. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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