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Legacy Scholarship

Description:  The recipient shall be a child, step-child, or grandchild of an Eastern Illinois University graduate. The recipient shall begin his/her first semester at Eastern Illinois University in the fall of the calendar year in which the award is given The recipient shall have a minimum of a 4.0 GPA on a 5.0 scale. The recipient shall demonstrate enthusiastic and outstanding leadership as evidenced by his/her involvement in extracurricular activities. Applicants should send a letter, detailing how they meet the qualifications of this scholarship, including how she or he is related to an Eastern alumna/us and if that person is a member of the EIU Alumni Association. Two letters of recommendation along with high school and/or college transcripts need to be included as well.

Additional Information: To apply

Year in School:Transfer, Incoming Freshman
Required GPA:4.0
Semester(s) of Selections:Spring
Semester(s) Awarded:Fall
Contact:Amber May - 217-581-6425
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