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Christine Edwards
Scholarship Coordinator
Phone: 217-581-7424

Cris Costantino
Office of University Development
Phone: 217-581-3313

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Outstanding First Year Political Science Student Scholarship

Description:  The recipient of this award shall meet the following criteria: maintain a GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 scale, demonstrate eligibility for financial aid, have six completed credit hours in Political Science courses and have an overall of 26 to 36 semester hours completed at EIU. The recipient will be nominated by a Political Science faculty member, and be asked to fill out an application form to be submitted to the department scholarships and awards committee for review.

Major(s):Political Science
Year in School:Freshman, Sophomore
Required GPA:3.5
Semester(s) of Selections:Fall
Semester(s) Awarded:Spring
Contact:Department of Political Science - 217-581-2523