The purpose of this scholarship is to assist student(s) who have shown academic achievement. The recipient must be a full time student, accepted to Eastern Illinois University. The recipient must show academic achievement. The recipient(s) may be eligible to apply for, and receive, the award again provided he/she continues to meet criteria. The award shall be issued annually to Eastern Illinois University to be first applied against costs (tuition, fees, housing, etc.) associated with the recipient(s) attending Eastern Illinois University.