Boys/Girls State Scholarship
For incoming freshmen who participated in Boys or Girls State Program at EIU. Requires letter of reference from principal.
The following criteria must be met:
- Available to incoming freshmen, male and female, who participated in the “Boys/Girls” State Program at EIU during the summer season.
- The winning recipients must be planning to attend EIU during their freshman year in the fall term. The award amount is $1,500 per scholarship and it will show as a credit to the student’s university account for the academic year.
- This scholarship is non-renewable.
- This application form, accompanied with a letter of reference from the student’s school principal.
This award is announced in the Summer or Fall previous to the Fall and Spring in which the award pays.
- University - General, Financial Aid
- Supplemental Questions
- Is this your first semester in college after graduating high school?
- Did you attend Boys or Girls State?
- Please submit the name and email of your principal who you have asked to send a reference on your behalf.