Robert A. Ingram Scholarships for Entrepreneurship Students
Criteria for selection are as follows:
a. The recipient(s) must be a full time junior or senior with a declared minor in Entrepreneurship accepted to Eastern Illinois University
b. The recipient(s) must be in good academic standing
c. The recipient(s) must have a minimum overall 3.0 GPA
d. The recipient(s) must have completed the following course with a grade of A or B: ENT 3300 Foundations of Entrepreneurship
e. The recipient(s) must currently be enrolled in one of the following courses: ENT 3500 Marketing and Innovation for Entrepreneurial Ventures or ENT 3700 Financing for Entrepreneurial Ventures or ENT 4500 Entrepreneurial Management and Venture Plan Development
f. The recipient(s) must submit a current resume, transcript, and a statement of interest (maximum of 600 words) that addresses the following:
i. Career interests or goals and how the entrepreneurship minor will help to achieve them.
ii. Work, family, and/or personal experiences and how they have helped to form entrepreneurial related career goals
Financial need is a consideration. The recipients are not eligible to apply again for this or other entrepreneurship scholarships at EIU.
This award is announced and awarded in the Fall.