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Burke Family Scholarship

Description:  Established in 2010, The Burke Family Scholarship holds the following criteria: The recipient must be a full-time student, majoring in Kinesiology and Sports Studies- K-12 teacher certification option, attending Eastern Illinois University and holding a minimum GPA of 3.0. The recipient must be student teaching at the time of receipt of the award. The recipient must be a senior or graduate student who is active in professional activities within the KSS department, possesses a strong commitment and dedication to the field, acting as a positive representative of EIU and shows a passion for promoting health and wellness. Financial need is not a consideration. Applications will become available on February 1, 2017. The deadline to submit applications is Monday, February 28, 2017.

Additional Information: To apply

Major(s):Kinesiology and Sports Studies
Year in School:Senior , Graduate
Required GPA:3.0
Semester(s) of Selections:Spring
Semester(s) Awarded:Fall , Spring
Contact:Chair, Kinesiology and Sports Studies - 217-581-2215