Foundation for IUP Community Award Honors Students for Volunteer Service

Posted on 2/2/2016 12:15:07 PM

Established in June 1998 in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Foundation for IUP, the Community Volunteer Service Award recognizes the volunteer commitment demonstrated by the Foundation’s board of directors throughout the years.

This award also honors the volunteer spirit demonstrated by students at Indiana University of Pennsylvania who demonstrate outstanding volunteer service that reflects positively on the university and makes a difference in the lives of community residents and society as a whole.

Candidates for the award must meet the following guidelines:

  1. Must have earned a minimum of 24 credit hours by the end of the spring 2016 semester;
  2. Must be enrolled as a full-time student in good academic standing at Indiana University of Pennsylvania at the time of application;
  3. Must be a returning full-time student in good academic standing to Indiana University of Pennsylvania for the 2016–17 academic year; and
  4. Must be engaged in volunteer community service that exceeds any volunteer service required as part of a class project, membership, scholarship, or other obligatory circumstance in order to be eligible for this award.

Please print the FIUP Volunteer Scholarship Application (pdf) and complete sections A, B, and C on the reverse side of the form. Then return the completed application by April 1, 2016, to:

Betsy Lauber, Director FIUP
Suite G-1, Sutton Hall
1011 South Drive
Indiana, PA  15705

If you have any questions, please e-mail her at, or phone her at 724-357-3184.