(WEST LAFAYETTE) - Nine Purdue students have been awarded the Beering Scholarship.
The scholarship covers full educational expenses for a bachelor's degree. It also includes the opportunity to pursue two other graduate degrees at the university.
Six of the students are Hoosiers.
A spokesperson says the students are chosen based on high school academic credentials and leadership skills.
Recipients can pursue one bachelor's degree, one master's degree or an MBA and one doctoral degree at Purdue or medical school through Indiana University. The program also covers related educational expenses and a study semester abroad.
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