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Brooker Scholarship

Purpose: To reward academic excellence in the major of Exercise Science
Criteria: SRU Exercise Science major who has earned 90 semester hours and has the highest QPA in the major/overall.  The Exercise Science Scholarship Committee will request an overall/major QPA list to base their decision. This award is given during the spring semester and the recipient will be invited to the Spring Awards Luncheon. 
Amount: Amount Varies
Contact: Dr. Beth Larouere, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences Department, 320 Patterson, (724) 738-4542, beth.larouere@sru.edu
Selection made Spring semester.  

Shelia I. Drohan Scholarship

Purpose: Awarded to students majoring in Exercise Science who are committed to excellence in fitness and exercise.
Criteria: Full time SRU student, a minimum of 3.25 QPA, has achieved "Sufficient Academic Performance (earned 40 credits within the major and overall GPA 2.75) and demonstrates financial need.  Continued enrollment in the Exercise Science degree program is required.  The award may be renewed for a maximum of three years. This award is given during the spring semester and the recipient will be invited to the Spring Awards Luncheon. 
Amount: Amount Varies 
Contact: Dr. Beth Larouere, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences Department, 320 Patterson, (724) 738-4542, beth.larouere@sru.edu
Deadline: Click on scholarship name above for online application.  A resume is required to be uploaded on the form.  Must be submitted by March 15. 

Dr. Bob Murray Scholarship

Purpose: Awarded to students majoring in Exercise Science who are committed to excellence in fitness and exercise.
Criteria: Full time SRU student, a minimum of 3.25 QPA, has achieved "Sufficient Academic Performance (earned 40 credits within the major and overall GPA 2.75) and demonstrates financial need.  Continued enrollment in the Exercise Science degree program is required.  The award may be renewed for a maximum of three years. This award is given during the spring semester and the recipient will be invited to the Spring Awards Luncheon. 
Amount: Amount Varies
Contact:
Dr. Beth Larouere, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences Department, 320 Patterson, (724) 738-4542, beth.larouere@sru.edu
Deadline:
Click on scholarship name above for online application. A resume is required to be uploaded on the form. Must be submitted by March 15.

Fred and Mary Roby Scholarship (“Roby Scholars”)

Purpose: Awarded to students majoring in Exercise Science who are committed to excellence in fitness and exercise. 
Criteria: Full time SRU student, a minimum of 3.25 QPA, has achieved "Sufficient Academic Performance (earned 40 credits within the major and overall GPA 2.75) and demonstrates financial need.  Continued enrollment in the Exercise Science degree program is required.  The award may be renewed for a maximum of three years beyond the initial award. This award is given during the spring semester and the recipient will be invited to the Spring Awards Luncheon. 
Amount: Amount Varies 
Contact: Dr. Beth Larouere, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences Department, 320 Patterson, (724) 738-4542, beth.larouere@sru.edu
Deadline:
Click on scholarship name above for online application. A resume is required to be uploaded on the form. Must be submitted by March 15.

Gary S. Pechar Freshman/Sophomore Incentive Award

Purpose: Awarded to any declared Exercise Science major who is in good academic standing to promote and encourage early participation in the profession.  Suggested use of award may include, but are not limited to: defraying book costs, attending regional and state conferences, purchasing Exercise Science attire and membership in the Exercise Science Society.
Criteria: Full time SRU student, declaration of Exercise Science as a major, and good academic standing (2.75 minimum).  Student will be selected by an Exercise Science faculty/advisor based on class participation, involvement in the major and potential as an active professional.  This award is given at the end of the Fall semester and the recipient will be invited to the Spring Awards Luncheon.
Amount: Amount Varies
Contact: Dr. Beth Larouere, Exercise and Rehabilitative Sciences Department, 320 Patterson, (724) 738-4542, beth.larouere@sru.edu
Selection made during Fall semester.


Coen Family Foundation

Criteria: Sophomores/Juniors in the College of Health, Environment, and Science. GPA of 3.3 or higher.
Amount: Amount Varies
Contact: Advisor or department chairperson.
Deadline: March 1

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