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COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES

Scholarship WInners

Every year the computer science scholarship committee has the pleasure of selecting the John P. Russo and William J. Knight Scholarship recipients. The criteria for selection of the scholarship winners is primarily based on academic achievement. The computer science faculty congratulate the scholarship recipients and applaud their achievements.

Purpose:

The John P. Russo and William J. Knight scholarships have been established to provide current undergraduate and graduate students majoring in Computer and Information Sciences at IU South Bend with financial assistance in completing their degrees. The basis for the scholarship is demonstrated potential for academic excellence in Computer and Information Sciences. The Scholarship will be awarded annually through the Computer Science Scholarship Committee.

Application requirements:

These Scholarships are for Academic Excellence and are competitive. They provides financial support for part-time and full-time computer science students at IU South Bend with potential for excellent academic achievement. Applications are available at the Department of Computer and Information Sciences and on the web at https://www.iusb.edu/computerscience/peopl/jprusso.pdf and https://www.iusb.edu/computerscience/people/wknight.pdf . The awards are open to current undergraduate and graduate students (see below for details). The William J. Knight scholarship is also available to incoming students. Application deadline is May 1.




 
John P. Russo Scholarship
For additional information see John P. Russo Scholarship Application.
Name
Academic Year
Award Amount
Haroun Rababaah
2004
$1000
Soumya Lingareddy
2005
$600
Poornima Konanur
2005
$600
Abbey Buell
2006
$600
Ibrahim Chaaban
2006
$600
David Ganger
2007
$600
Charlie Guse
2007
$600
Aarti Khaire
2007
$600
Charles Guse
2008
$800
Aaron Ulbricht
2008
$800
Brandon Combs
2009
$800
William Keeler
2009
$800
Antelmo Aguilar
2012
$800

  
William J. Knight Scholarship
For additional information see William J. Knight Scholarship Application
Name
Academic Year
Award Amount
William Keeler 
2007
$600 
William Keeler
2008
$800
Michael Hosinski
2009
$800
Joel Haubold
2012
$800

  
Michael C. Back Memorial Scholarship (2008)
The Department of Computer and Information Sciences congratulates Mr. William J. Keeler and Mr. Charles Guse for receiving scholarships from the Michael C. Back Memorial Scholarship Fund, which was provided by the 11-10-02 Foundation. Additional information about the 11-10-02 foundation can be found at http://www.shakingupamerica.org/
Name
Academic Year
Award Amount
Charles Guse 
2008
$600 
William Keeler
2008
$600

 

Note to Scholarship Winners

Awards Ceremony: Awards are presented at the Honors Night, which is held on the Friday before graduation. In addition to the Award Certificate provided by the Department and the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, the scholarship recipients typically receive a cash award between $500 to $3000.
 

Please send your suggestions, corrections or contact information to info@cs.iusb.edu or call the department secretary at 574-520-4278.