Established in 2010, the Jeffrey G. and Lila M. Scott Scholarship holds the following criteria: The recipient(s) must be a full-time undergraduate student in good standing accepted to Eastern Illinois University, and accepted for admission to the EIU School of Business and majoring in a business discipline, with a preference given to Marketing first, and Management second, or a full-time undergraduate student in good standing majoring in Career and Technical Education with a Business Education option. The recipient(s) must have an overall GPA of at least 3.0. The recipient(s) must be a graduate of a school district in Marion County, Illinois or one of the contiguous counties surrounding Marion County, Illinois. Financial need may be a consideration. The scholarship award will be available for award in the School of Business in odd fiscal years and the School of Technology in even fiscal years. Recipient(s) may be eligible to apply for, and recieve, the award again provided he/she continues to meet criteria. The award(s) shall be selected in the Spring semester and made payable in the following Fall and Spring Semesters in equal installments to Eastern Illinois University to be first applied against costs (tuition, fees, housing, etc.) associated with the recipient(s) attending Eastern Illinois University.