INDIANAPOLIS – The Indiana Pacers and Ivy Tech Community College have teamed to offer six exciting statewide scholarships to Ivy Tech. Each of the new $2,000 Champions’ Scholarships will be awarded in special halftime ceremonies at selected Pacers’ home games throughout the 2008-09 regular season.
Beginning November 1, 2008, any U.S. citizen with permanent residence in Indiana who is 18 years of age or older, can apply for one of the Champions’ Scholarships by completing the on-line application, available at www.Pacers.com or www.ivytech.edu.
At selected home games, a different Champions’ Scholarships award winner will be honored in a special halftime ceremony. Winners will also receive game tickets for their parents or spouse to attend the game and presentation. Scheduled Champions’ Scholarships announcement games are: November 28, December 30, January 30, February 25, April 3, and April 13.
Each person may submit only one application. All applications will be eligible for consideration to all scholarships which have not yet been announced, provided the form is completed prior to the application deadlines. Rules, submission deadlines, terms and conditions are available on the application page via both web sites.
About Ivy Tech Community College
Ivy Tech is the nation’s largest singly-accredited statewide community college system and the state’s second largest public post-secondary institution with more than 120,000 students enrolled annually. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.