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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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Andrew Galo Scholarship for International Studies

Description:  Established in 2012, this scholarship was established in memory of Mr. Andrew Galo and commemorates Andrew's keen interest in political science and international studies, along with his care and concern for individuals who may lack the financial support to pursue such studies. Eligibility criteria for this scholarship is as follows: the recipient must be a full-time student majoring in Political Science accepted to Eastern Illinois University with an overall GPA of 3.0 or better and must be either a domestic student undertaking a study abroad program or an international student coming from abroad. Financial need is a consideration. The award shall be announced in the spring and paid in the following fall to Eastern Illinois University to be first applied against costs (tuition, fees, housing, etc.) associated with the recipient attending Eastern Illinois University. Any remaining amount will be disbursed to the recipient.

Additional Information: For more information

Major(s):Political Science
Extracurricular Activity(s):International Student
Study Abroad
Year in School:Freshman, Sophomore, Junior , Senior
Required GPA:3.0
Semester(s) of Selections:Spring
Semester(s) Awarded:Fall
Contact:Department of Political Science - 217-581-2523