Lewis University is pleased to offer a scholarship to social work majors in honor of Br. Lawrence Porretta, who earned and M.S.W. and Ph.D., became the Chair of the Social Work in 1983. He was named Chairperson Emeritus of the Department of Social Work prior to his death on August 2, 1994. Students who meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply at the Financial Aid Office. Other scholarships are available as well.