Meet Alli Benelli, 2018 President’s Alumni Scholar

April 9, 2018

Allison Olivier Benelli is a Coastal and Environmental Sciences major from Duluth, Ga., and awardee of the 2018 President’s Alumni Scholars Award. Benelli and other scholars were recognized at the LSU Alumni Association Scholars Banquet in November. 

President’s Alumni Scholars Awards, also known as Cain Scholarships, are awarded to the top 10 entering future alumni by the LSU Alumni Association. Gordon A. Cain and Mary H. Cain provide the funds through an endowment they created in memory of Ola and Ruth Cain. Recipients are awarded the full cost of attendance at LSU for eight semesters, a study abroad stipend, and an opportunity to participate in the President’s Future Leaders in Research Program.