Applications accepted until March 12 for Student Volunteer of the Year

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San Antonio writer Sandra Cisneros

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(Feb. 24, 2010)--Applications are being accepted for the UTSA Student Volunteer of the Year Award. The winner will receive the $500 Sandra Cisneros Scholarship. Applications are due at 5 p.m., Friday, March 12 at the Inclusion and Community Engagement Center in University Center Room 2.01.04 on the Main Campus.

The UTSA Student Volunteer of the Year Award was created to honor outstanding students for their time, effort and personal commitment to volunteerism and enhancing civic life in the community. Applicants must embody the true spirit of civic engagement and volunteerism. A selection committee will evaluate applications and select the winner. The winner will be announced at the University Life Awards on Thursday, April 1.

Applicants must be enrolled at UTSA, in good standing with the university and have at least a 2.75 GPA. Students cannot have been paid for the services they represent on the application. Students who are or have been associated with national service programs are eligible to apply.

>> Download the application at the Inclusion and Community Engagement Center Web site or pick up a copy at the Inclusion and Community Engagement Center.

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For more information, visit the UTSA Inclusion and Community Engagement Center Web site or contact Jennifer Lilly at (210) 458-4770.