The recipient must be a full time or part time undergraduate student, accepted to the Eastern Illinois University School of Technology and have completed a minimum of 60 semester hours of course work. The recipient must have an overall GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. The recipient shall fulfill certain basic requirement that are: good character, academic promise, and career promise. The recipient must display a significant need for financial aid. The award shall be automatically renewable to the recipient for one additional time provided he/she continues to be enrolled in the Technology Program, continues to demonstrate financial need, and has maintained a cumulative GPA of 3.0 since first receiving the award. The award shall be issued in the Fall Semester.