Northfield, VT (PRWEB) May 15, 2012
Norwich University’s School of Graduate and Continuing Studies (SGCS) announced $207,072 in scholarship awards to 14 recent Norwich graduates to pursue graduate studies in one of nine different online programs: nursing; information assurance; business administration; civil engineering; organizational leadership; military history; diplomacy; American history and public administration.
Since 2005 SGCS has awarded 110 scholarships to students nominated by their schools, and 57 of those students are in some part of the process of taking advantage of them.
“It makes me extremely proud as the Dean of the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies to recognize outstanding undergraduate students and to provide an opportunity for them to continue their education at Norwich University,” said Vice President and Dean Bill Clements. “They will follow in the tradition of nearly 250 alumni who have earned both a bachelor’s degree on campus here in Northfield along with a master’s degree with Norwich online.”
$7,500 distributed equally across all semesters of continuous enrollment and applicable to tuition only. Norwich University undergraduate seniors nominated by their respective schools are eligible for the merit scholarship for any master’s degree offered through the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies. Eligibility is based on continuous enrollment beginning no longer than three years from bachelor’s graduation.
Distinguished Scholar Scholarship:
Full-tuition. One Norwich University undergraduate senior in each school, nominated by their respective school, is eligible for the distinguished scholarship for any master’s degree offered through the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies. Eligibility is based on continuous enrollment beginning no longer than three years from bachelor’s graduation.
Norwich University is a diversified academic institution that educates traditional-age students and adults in a Corps of Cadets and as civilians. Norwich offers a broad selection of traditional and distance-learning programs culminating in Baccalaureate and Graduate Degrees. Norwich University was founded in 1819 by Captain Alden Partridge of the U.S. Army. Norwich University is the oldest private military college in the United States of America and the birthplace of our nation's Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC). http://www.norwich.edu
Norwich University’s School of Graduate and Continuing Studies (SGCS) builds upon the institution’s 193 year academic heritage with innovative online master’s degrees in a variety of areas. SGCS also offers a certificate in teaching and learning; a certificate in continuity of governmental operations and a bachelor’s completion program. The programs are recognized throughout the industry for their rigor, small class size, high student satisfaction and retention. http://graduate.norwich.edu/