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Edelweiss Club Scholarship awarded to APSU student

6/16/2014

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CLARKSVILLE, Tenn. – Meghan Gattignolo, a German minor at Austin Peay State University, has been selected to receive the Clarksville Edelweiss Club Scholarship for 2014-15.

Gattignolo was honored during an awards ceremony at the Edelweiss Clubhouse on June 11, and she received a check from Debbie Whitaker, president of the Clarksville Edelweiss Club.

The Clarksville Edelweiss Scholarship grants $500 per year. Students must be German majors or minors at APSU. The Clarksville Edelweiss Club is a not-for-profit organization and was founded to uphold and promote German heritage and tradition. 

For more information, contact Dr. Norbert Puszkar, associate professor of German, at 931-221-6391.

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PHOTO CUTLINE: Meghan Gattignolo (left), who is studying German at Austin Peay State University, receives a scholarship from Debbie Whitaker (right), president of the Clarksville Edelweiss Club. (Photo provided)