This scholarship was created to honor Dr. Ann E. Jackson, former EIU faculty, who helped in making this scholarship possible for students. Criteria for selection is as follows: Selected recipient(s) must be a member of the Roman Catholic Church and living within the state of Illinois. Recipient(s) shall be enrolled at EIU with a minimum of 12 semester hours and must be willing to fulfill requirements as set forth in the Dr. Ann E. Jackson Catholic Scholars Program Scholarship. Recipient(s) may be eligible to apply for the award again, provided he/she continues to meet criteria. Awards shall be made in the fall and spring semesters to Eastern Illinois University to be first applied against costs (tuition, fees, housing, etc.) associated with the recipient(s) attending Eastern Illinois University. For more information, contact the Newman Catholic Center.