Presidential Scholar: Emma Koontz
Immaculata University is pleased to announce that incoming freshman Emma Koontz of Pine Grove, PA (Schuylkill County) has been given a Presidential Scholarship, a full-tuition scholarship worth $30,700 per year, to attend Immaculata. The Presidential Scholarship, which provides full tuition benefits to recipients, is awarded to a select number of students with a record of academic excellence. Students are evaluated on the basis of GPA (students must maintain a 3.25 GPA), class rigor, standardized test scores, class rank, and recommendations. There are four recipients of the Presidential Scholarship this year.
Koontz attended Pine Grove Area High School in Pine Grove, PA. During high school, she was captain of the soccer team, a member of the Varsity Club, editor of the yearbook and a member of the National Honor Society. In addition, she found time to serve as a volunteer coach with various youth soccer camps. Koontz plans to major in Nursing.
Immaculata University is a comprehensive, Catholic, coeducational institution of higher education, located on the Main Line between Malvern and Exton, 20 miles west of Philadelphia.