The recipient(s) must be a full-time or part-time student, fully admitted to the EIU School of Business, accepted to Eastern Illinois University majoring in accounting. The recipient must be a permanent resident of Illinois at the time of application. The recipient must be of good moral character as demonstrated through activities in student organizations related to the field of accounting or through community service. The recipient must have an overall GPA greater than 3.00 on a 4.00 scale at the time of application and at the time the award is paid. Financial need is a consideration.