TarValon.Net has just posted information on this year's recipient of the Robert Jordan Memorial Scholarship. Christopher Lipnickas, a Psychology major at Wichita State University, is receiving the $500 award based on his essay "How I plan to use my studies to become a Servant of All." His goal is to become a substance abuse counselor, inspired by the suffering his family went through after his father became addicted to prescription pain medications.
For more information about the winner, an interview, and copies of the winning and finalist essays, http://www.tarvalon.net/news/interview-2010-robert-jordan-memorial-scholarship-winner" target="news">head over to TarValon.Net's new website.
- http://www.tarvalon.net/content/2010-winner-christopher-lipnickas" target="news">Winning essay & interviewhttp://www.tarvalon.net/content/2010-winner-and-finalists" target="news">Other finalist essays