The recipient(s) must be a full-time student enrolled at Eastern Illinois University. The recipient(s) must have completed 30 credit hours and be seeking teacher certification. The recipient(s) shall hold a high school diploma from Marshall High School in Marshall, Illinois or successor school district. If there are no qualifying applicants from Marshall High School, Marshall, Illinois, then a recipient(s) that holds a high school diploma from a Clark County Illinois school district may qualify. The recipient(s) shall have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale). Financial need is not a consideration.