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05-05-2011


BRANDY BALKENBUSCH RECEIVES GEORGE I. ALDEN SCHOLARSHIP

 


WILLIAMSBURG, Ky.- University of the Cumberlands presented Brandy Balkenbusch (Pocahontas, Illinois) with the George I. Alden Endowed Scholarship during the fifty-second Honors Day Convocation on Monday April 25, 2011.

A sophomore with a major in chemistry and minor in biology, Balkenbusch received the full tuition endowed scholarship for the 2011-2012 year. She is a member of Gamma Sigma Epsilon, the national chemistry honor society.

Following graduation, Balkenbusch plans to attend medical school.

The George I. Alden Endowed Scholarship Fund, established in 1981 by the George I. Alden Trust, provides one-half tuition scholarships for six students and full tuition scholarships for two students; all of who must be majoring in scientific areas.