Campus Compact and Principal Announce Class of Community Scholars

For immediate release, November 7, 2017: Twenty-five college students from Iowa, Minnesota and Wisconsin have been selected for the 2018 class of the Principal Community Scholars Program. The recipients were selected after being nominated by faculty or staff from their college or university and a rigorous review process. The program is designed to encourage student leadership to meet community needs. Selected students will receive a $1,000 scholarship from Principal upon completion of a service project. This is the second year of the program, which last year supported twenty students in Iowa and California “This year we focused on students in the Midwest and got a strong pool of nominations,” said Iowa Campus Compact Executive Director Emily Shields. “These students have a deep commitment to bringing business solutions to meet community issues.” This year’s scholars proposed projects designed to engage their peers and their institutions. These projects tap into a variety of skills that can be offered by college students and … Continue reading Campus Compact and Principal Announce Class of Community Scholars