Purdue is one of four Indiana universities with mumps outbreaks, also including Indiana University Bloomington, Butler University and IUPUI.
Indiana has seen 132 mumps cases so far this year, compared to 39 during the five year period between 2010 and 2014.
The university is hoping to stop the spread of mumps that has sickened nine students so far.
Cases have been confirmed at Indiana University, IUPUI and Butler University.
University officials say they sent the students home and are encouraging anyone else with symptoms to visit the campus Health Services center.
The $3,000 scholarship will be used to fund students' humanitarian efforts.
An identity-theft suspect found with Butler University students' and staff's personal information has prompted a data breach investigation.
Brad Stevens has been the head coach at Butler University since 2007.
The satellite will likely break into about 100 pieces, creating fireballs that should be visible even in daytime.
Europa, which orbits Jupiter, has an icy surface and hot core.