The award shall be granted to a full time student enrolled in the field of English or History who is pursuing the Secondary Teaching Certification. The recipient shall be a junior or senior who is currently enrolled in or has completed at least one Education course required for the Secondary Teaching Certification. The recipient shall have a 3.1 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Financial need shall not be a criterion. Recipient shall have demonstrated an interest in research either in his/her major field or in secondary education.