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Leona Stanford Vollintine Charitable Trust Fund Scholarship

Description:  Established in 2011, The Leona Stanford Vollintine Charitable Trust Scholarship Fund was created to award full-time students pursuing a program of study leading to a career that promotes and assists the general public welfare. This may include, but is not limited to curriculums in education, criminal justice, health care, business administration, engineering, and various areas of science- chemistry and physics. Recipient(s) must maintain an overall 3.0 GPA, demonstrate financial need and be a citizen of the United States of America for a minimum of five years. Financial need will be verified by the EIU Office of Financial Aid. Students who qualify for the scholarship in the previous year shall be given preference for the following year provided they are eligible. The scholarship amount awarded to recipient(s) will be in the amount of $2,875 divided evenly between the fall and spring semesters. Awards will be applied directly to the student's account.

Additional Information: To apply

Major(s):Athletic Training
Business Education
Career and Technical Education
Communication Disorders & Sciences
Early Childhood Education
Educational Administration
Elementary Education
Health Professions
Health Studies
Kinesiology and Sports Studies
Master of Business Administration
Master Teacher
Math Education
Middle Level Education
Pre-Occupational Therapy
Pre-Physical Therapy
Pre-Physician Assistant
Science with Teacher Certification
Secondary Education & Foundations
Special Education
Technology Education
Year in School:Freshman, Sophomore, Junior , Senior , Transfer, Graduate
Required GPA:3.0
Semester(s) of Selections:Fall
Semester(s) Awarded:Fall , Spring
Contact:Mandi Starwalt, Interim Senior Associate Director - 217-581-6405