Established in 2014, this scholarship was created to provide financial assistance for students majoring in business. Criteria for selection are as follows: The recipient must be a full-time student with a declared major in Accounting, Finance, Management, Management Information Systems, or Marketing and accepted to Eastern Illinois University. This shall inlcude students who are pre-business majors. The recipient must have an overall GPA of 2.75. Financial need is a consideration. The recipient(s) are eligible to apply for the scholarship again, provided that he/she continues to meet criteria. The award shall be made in increments of $1,000. The award shall be announced in the Fall and paid in the Spring semester to Eastern Illinois University to be first applied against (tuition, fees, housing, etc.) associated with the recipient(s) attending Eastern Illinois University.