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MU Student Honored by Phi Kappa Phi

Grant will allow Alexis Chin to study abroad at Philipps-Universität Marburg in Germany.

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Alexis Chin

Millersville University student Alexis R. Chin of Lancaster, Pa., recently was awarded a Study Abroad Grant worth $1,000 from The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi—the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Chin is one of 26 students nationwide to receive the award.

Currently a junior majoring in business administration and German at Millersville, Chin will use the grant to study abroad at Philipps-Universität Marburg in Germany.

Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grants are designed to support undergraduates, both members and nonmembers, as they seek expanded knowledge and experience in their academic fields. Since the program’s inception in 2001, the Society has awarded more than $775,000 in Study Abroad Grants.

About Phi Kappa Phi Founded in 1897, Phi Kappa Phi is the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines. Phi Kappa Phi inducts annually approximately 30,000 students, faculty, professional staff and alumni. The Society has chapters at more than 300 select colleges and universities in North America and the Philippines. Membership is by invitation only to the top 10 percent of seniors and graduate students and 7.5 percent of juniors. Faculty, professional staff and alumni who have achieved scholarly distinction also qualify. The Society’s mission is “To recognize and promote academic excellence in all fields of higher education and to engage the community of scholars in service to others.” For more information about Phi Kappa Phi, visit www.PhiKappaPhi.org.

 

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