Cranberry student receives scholarship

October 31, 2020 Cranberry Living


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Diana Lozinger of Cranberry Township is among the 13 University of Scranton students from its class of 2024 awarded a four-year, full-tuition presidential scholarship.

Presidential scholarships are awarded to incoming first-year students with outstanding records in high school and notable community involvement.

The scholarship covers four years of full tuition, provided that the student maintains at least a 3.25 grade point average.

Lozinger graduated from Vincentian Academy in Pittsburgh with an International Baccalaureate diploma.

A member of the National Honor Society, she received the Martin Luther King Jr. Day first-place award in prose from Carnegie Mellon University.

Lozinger participated in the National Federation of Music Clubs Festival in Vocals and was a member of the International Club.

Lozinger served as the diocesan youth council representative and as a cantor for her school and parish, Saint Kilian Parish in Cranberry Township, where she also served as a CCD aid.

An advocate for childhood stroke, brain injury and disability, Lozinger has made more than 3,500 beaded bracelets for children in recovery in hospitals and outpatient care.

A member of the university’s Special Jesuit Liberal Arts Honors Program, Lozinger will major in counseling and human services, and theology. She is the daughter of Tika and Charles Lozinger.

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