The award recipient shall be a Junior, Senior or Graduate student in good academic standing majoring in Technology Education. The candidate shall be a declared major in Career and Technical Education with an emphasis in Technology Education or its equivalent field of study as offered at Eastern Illinois University. The recipient shall be a better than average student who shows promise of making a contribution as a teacher of Industrial Arts. Other criteria can be made except: a) any that specifies a GPA, b) any that discriminates for reason of race, creed, color, or sex. Financial need is not a requirement, but will be considered if all other criteria are equal. This award is issued in the Fall.