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UDAA announces Alumni Enrichment Awards program application dates

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8:22 a.m., March 7, 2013--The University of Delaware Alumni Association (UDAA) has announced spring 2013 application dates for its Alumni Enrichment Awards (AEA) program.

Created in 2001, the AEA program provides, through financial assistance, opportunities for students to enrich their education at UD. Since its inception, more than $800,000 has been allocated to students through the AEA program.

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Spring semester application deadlines are April 1 (notified by April 26) and May 1 (notified by May 24).

Legacy students only are eligible to receive funding. “Legacy” is defined as a student who has a parent or step-parent who is a UD graduate. No exceptions to this policy will be made and legacy status will be verified.

Up to $2,000 per individual may be awarded to allow students to take part in opportunities outside of the traditional classroom in which the student may not otherwise be able to participate. 

These opportunities to enrich the UD experience may include, but are not limited to, academic competitions, research or program-related presentations, leadership conferences, research, service learning or other academic endeavors.

Receipts must be submitted to verify expenses for all money received and all programs must be completed prior to a student’s graduation from UD.

For more information and to download the AEA application and related paperwork, see the enrichment awards website. Contact alumni-association@udel.edu for more information.

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All University of Delaware graduates are automatically inducted into the UD Alumni Association (UDAA) upon graduation, symbolized by a pinning ceremony at Commencement. The UDAA is proudly dedicated to engaging the entire alumni community by fostering a tradition of lifelong loyalty and commitment to UD. The UDAA provides exceptional value and ongoing support to alumni worldwide by expanding benefits available to alumni, supporting regional and affinity club events, recognizing alumni and their accomplishments and more.

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