awarded $3,000 scholarship
LAKELAND, Fla. (Nov. 12, 2002) - Florida Southern College senior
Corey Anthony Harrison received a $3,000 scholarship from the Florida
Rock Industries Scholarship Program. The program provides a $3,000
scholarship ($1,500 from Florida Rock and $1,500 from the host institution)
to a minority student of academic merit who is majoring in business
Harrison, an accounting and business major, is the son of Marian
Benton of Jacksonville, Fla.
The Florida Rock Industries Scholarship Program is administered
by the Florida Independent College Fund, a not-for-profit foundation
for program and resources development for the Independent Colleges
and Universities of Florida (ICUF). Based at Flagler College in
St. Augustine, Fla., ICUF is dedicated to providing financial assistance
to students attending Florida's independent colleges and universities.
Funds are granted by corporate partners who are equally committed
to providing the best educational alternatives for today's college
About Florida Southern College
Florida Southern is a four-year, private, co-educational liberal
arts college affiliated with the United Methodist Church. The college
offers more than 40 undergraduate majors and a master of business
administration degree accredited by the Commission on Colleges of
the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools. Located in Lakeland,
Fla., the college is home to the largest, single-site collection
of Frank Lloyd Wright architecture in the world.