The recipient must be a full time graduate student, majoring in Physical Education with a concentration in Exercise Science, accepted to Eastern Illinois University. The recipient must be enrolled in at least his/her second semester as a Physical Education graduate student. The recipient must show outstanding scholastic achievement in the area of Exercise Science. The recipient must be nominated for the award by a faculty member who knows the recipient to be a person of outstanding character whose actions and conduct reflect with credit upon EIU and the Physical Education Graduate Program. This scholarship is issued in the Spring. Applications will become available on February 1, 2017. The deadline to submit applications is Monday, February 28, 2017.