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Staff Senate 2015 Elections (Please click on the link to view the Notice of Election)
University Governance March 10, 2015
TO: UNIVERSITY STAFF
FROM: Norris Manning, Chair
Staff Senate Scholarship Committee
University Staff Senate SUMMER Scholarship 2015
Beginning MARCH 10, 2015, the University Staff Senate will begin accepting applications for its Summer Scholarship. The deadline for receipt of the entire typed application packet will be 4:30 PM. – MARCH 24, 2015.
The University Staff Senate has established a fund to provide scholarship awards to qualifying SIUe students. To be eligible for consideration for a scholarship award, you must meet the following criteria:
You must be the son, daughter, grandchild, spouse, or civil union partner of a presently employed or retired Civil Service (excluding non-status) or Professional Staff employee (excluding appointments of less than 50% and term appointments of less than six months) of SIUe.
You must meet admissions requirements for undergraduate study at SIUe.
The scholarship award will be applied to your university account for the Semester. This award will be reported to the Office of Student Financial Aid to be considered in evaluating your overall financial aid package. Should this amount combined with other awards or payments cause a credit balance on your account, a refund check will be mailed to you from the Bursar's Office.
All application materials are required to be typed.
Please return your completed typed application to the University Governance Office, Box 1252, Rendleman Building, Room 0103, by 4:30 PM – MARCH 24, 2015. You are responsible for contacting the University Governance Office to ensure your application packet is complete. You will be notified of the decision of the Scholarship Selection Committee. If you have any questions about the application process, please contact the University Governance Secretary, Vicki Kruse at 650-2770 or Norris Manning at 650-3840.
Best wishes for your continued academic progress.
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CONGRATULATIONS TO THREE SPRING 2015 SCHOLARSHIP AWARDEES
The Staff Senate awards three students $300.00 each:
Nicholos Caban, son of Susan Caban from the Registrar's Office
Kayla Thompson, daughter of Kelly Thompson-Hess from Student Financial Aid Office
Madison Knezik-Smith, granddaughter of Jo Ellen Caia from Educational Outreach
Best wishes and good luck in your academic endeavors!
Congratulations! Two students have each been awarded a $1000 Fall Scholarship. Nicholas Caban, son of Jan (Facilities) and Susan (Registrar) Caban, AND Jack Desse, grandson of retiree Gary Smith (School of Dental Medicine) have been selected for a Staff Senate Scholarship this fall. An award presentation will take place at the October 2 Staff Senate meeting in the Willow Room, Morris University Center. Thanks goes to the Scholarship Selection Committee for their service to this worthy task.
The Staff Senate awarded a $500.00 Summer 2014 Staff Senate Scholarship to Gabrielle Geiger, daughter of Paula Geiger (Bursar) in the Chancellor's Office, Friday, May 2, 2014. Congratulations, Gabrielle!!
The Staff Senate would like to thank all the applicants and encourage all eligible applicants to apply again in the future. Look for the 2014 Fall Scholarship announcement sometime in June.
The Staff Senate honored its past presidents who are currently SIUE employees at the December 2, 2010 regular meeting.
Thanks to everyone for your interest and support for the University Staff Senate.
If you have a chance, thank a Senator for all their time and service to the University as a result of serving on the University Staff Senate.