Summer Scholarships

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Summer Scholarships

If more USF students graduated within four years or so of enrolling, it would help their bottom line while meeting one of the university’s biggest goals.So the school is offering students who are close to getting their degrees scholarships to cover up to 12 credit hours this summer. On University Beat on WUSF 89.7, we’ll meet one of the students in the pilot program – plus we’ll find out how it might help USF achieve the elusive and important preeminence status.

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The Summer USF Degree Completion Scholarship, which includes tuition, fees and access to required textbooks, is still being offered for students currently attending class or planning to attend the upcoming Summer B semester. For more information, contact the USF Office of Academic Advocacy at 813-974-2645 or

WUSF 89.7 News webstory

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Mark Schreiner

Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV since 2007. He has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992.

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