The recipient must have completed a minimum of 15 and a maximum of 59 semester hours at Eastern Illinois University and at least 5 semester hours in leisure studies course. The recipient must be a declared major in Recreation Administration. The recipient must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. The recipient must have a demonstrated leadership potential such as involvement in the Student Association for Recreation and active participation in class. The scholarship award shall be announced each spring term at an appropriate time as determined by the selection committee.