Established in 2013, the Robert and Ann Flick Study Abroad Annual Scholarship, criteria for selection are as follows: The recipient must be a full-time undergraduate student accepted to Eastern Illinois University. The recipient must maintain a GPA of at least 3.0. Preference for selection are in the following order: a. undergraduate student majoring in English and traveling to Italy through the Office of Study Abroad; b. undergraduate student with a major in the College of Arts and Humanities and traveling to Italy through the Office of Study Abroad; c. undergraduate student majoring in English and traveling through the Office of Study Abroad; d. undergraduate student with a major in the College of Arts and Humanities and traveling through the Office of Study Abroad. Financial need is a consideration. The recipient may only receive the award once. The award shall be announced in the Fall semester and paid during the semester of their travel to Eastern Illinois University to first be applied against costs (tuition, fees, housing, etc. ) associated with the recipient attending Eastern Illinois University. Application deadlines are as follows: October 2, 2017 for SP17 or Winter 17 abroad; December 4, 2016 for spring break 16 abroad; January 29, 2017 for Faculty Led SU17 abroad; March 4, 2017 for independent SU17 and FA17 abroad. For more information about this scholarship opportunity, please contact the Office of Study Abroad.