The scholarship recipient shall be a full time Eastern Illinois University student in good academic standing. The recipient shall re-enroll for at least one semester beyond that one in which the award is made. The recipient shall have devoted considerable time and effort as a staff member of the University paper, yearbook, etc. for at least four semesters. The recipient shall have stated an intention to pursue a Journalism profession and explain in typewritten form (250 words) why they chose Journalism as a career.