Established in 1991 by Roger Roberson, this award is given to a full-time business major who has been admitted to the School of Business. The recipient must display a need for financial aid, potential for leadership and academic promise, and good moral values. Applicants must be active in the Christian religion of their choice and be a resident of the State of Illinois. Special consideration will be given to student athlete applicants. The award is renewable for four semesters provided that the selection criteria continues to be met.