Some big news coming out of Penn State Behrend tonight.
The college has received a $1.1 Million dollar gift, to help engineering students.
Erie man and Behrend graduate, Frank Palkovic made the generous donation.
He died in 2012, leaving his entire estate to Penn State Erie, he asked it be used to support the engineering program there.
He earned an associate degree in drafting design at Behrend back in 1968.
The school says the money will help more than 50 new scholarships every year, for students in Behrend's school of engineering.