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Christine Edwards
Scholarship Coordinator
Phone: 217-581-7424

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Office of University Development
Phone: 217-581-3313

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Dr. Louis Grado Sch in Education and Service

Description:  Established in 2011, the recipient shall be a full-time student, majoring in Education, accepted to Eastern Illinois University and in good academic standing. The recipient shall demonstrate a commitment to teaching. Preference shall be given to applicants who strive to provide service and/or pursue a career in a public service profession. Financial need shall be the determining consideration. The recipient may be eligible to apply for, and receive, the award again provided he/she continues to meet the stated criteria. The award shall be selected in the Spring semester and payable the following Fall semester.

Major(s):Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
Middle Level Education
Secondary Education & Foundations
Special Education
Year in School:Freshman, Sophomore, Junior , Senior
Semester(s) of Selections:Spring
Semester(s) Awarded:Fall
Contact:Dean College of Education and Professional Studies - 217-581-2524