Tuesday, April 30, 2019

Breanna Hemphill of Oak Forest receives a $6,000 scholarship from the University of Illinois Springfield

Breanna Hemphill of Oak Forest, a senior at Tinley Park High School, has been admitted to the University of Illinois Springfield for fall semester 2019 and awarded a $6,000 Lincoln Merit Scholarship for tuition over four years.

The scholarship is awarded based on GPA and ACT/SAT scores and can be renewed for a total of four years if the student maintains college GPA requirements.

At Tinley Park High, she is a member of the track and golf teams.

Hemphill plans to major in computer science at UIS wants to become a computer security specialist following graduation.

All incoming UIS freshmen are eligible to apply for Lincoln Merit Scholarships. The amount awarded is based upon the incoming student’s ACT or SAT score. To receive $6,000 over four years, students must earn an 18 to a 20 on their ACT or a minimum of 940 SAT and hold a minimum high school GPA of 3.0 or above.

For more information on scholarships, contact the UIS Office of Financial Assistance at 217/206-6724 or email finaid@uis.edu. For a full list of scholarship opportunities, visit www.uis.edu/financialaid/scholarships/.

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