The recipient must be an undergraduate full-time student, majoring, or intending to major in a degree program in the Department of Mathematics, and accepted to, and agreeing to attend, Eastern Illinois University. The recipient must display a need for financial aid. Preference shall be given to students from West Salem, Illinois, or communities close to West Salem, whenever possible. When the endowment is deemed to have reached adequate size, multiple awards may be given. The award shall be paid in full during the Fall semester or paid 1/2 in the Fall Semester and 1/2 in the Spring Semester. Incoming Freshman should submit an application by February 14. For more information, contact the Mathematics Department.