The award recipient shall be a Junior or Senior majoring in Music. The recipient must show outstanding scholastic achievement with a minimum of a "B" average. The recipient shall be a person of outstanding character whose actions and conduct reflect with credit upon Eastern Illinois University. Financial need is a consideration, but only after the number of recipients is reduced to three choices. This award is issued in the Fall and/or Spring. In order to be considered, eligible students must complete the on-line application and audition by March 1.