Student Affairs Scholarships

Jack Robert Kelly Scholarship


  • The recipient must be a full time student enrolled at Eastern Illinois University.
  • The recipient must be in good academic standing, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0.
  • The recipient must be an active member of Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity at Eastern Illinois University.
  • Preference shall be given to a student who meets one of the following criteria:
    • Is not majoring in art, music or theater arts yet has taken or enrolled in a minimum of two classes from one of those programs (or) who is actively participating in a recognized University-sponsored art, music or theater entity or organization.
    • Is active or involved in student government on campus, such as serving as an elected representative, volunteering to serve as a member of working committees, or accepting an appointment to an advisory board.
  • Financial need is also a consideration.
  • This scholarship is awarded for the fall semester.
  • The amount of the scholarship varies each year.
  • This award is to be used for tuition, fees, and housing, with any remaining amount disbursed to the recipient.


Application deadline:  Monday, February 20, 2017 at 4:30 pm.

Contact:  Vice President for Student Affairs - 217-581-3221.

Applications available at 1031 Old Main, Vice President for Student Affairs Office

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