Frank McCormick Phi Beta Kappa Study Abroad Scholarship

The following criteria must be met:
1. The recipient(s) must be a full-time student, accepted to Eastern Illinois University.
2. The recipient(s) must be a declared major in one of the following: Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Economics, English, Foreign Language, Geology/Geography, History, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology/Anthropology.
3. The recipient(s) shall have a minimum 3.25 GPA.
4. The Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship shall normally be awarded to assist one or more applicants taking part in a Study Abroad Program.
5. Applicants for the Phi Beta Kappa Scholarship shall submit an application which includes a 300-600 word essay describing the anticipated value of the Study Abroad experience to the student(s) academic career.
6. Along with the application, applicants shall provide one letter of support from a faculty member.
7. Financial need is not to be a consideration.
8. In the event of two equally qualified applicants, preference shall be given to student(s) who will be attending programs in which English not the sole language of instruction; to the student(s) who plan to pursue graduate education; and to the student(s) with the strongest overall academic potential.

Award
$500.00
Department
Foreign Languages, University - General
Deadline
03/15/2019
Supplemental Questions
  1. Please upload your evidence of intention to study abroad.
  2. Do you plan to either attend programs in which English is not the sole language of instruction, or plan to pursue graduate education?
  3. Please submit an essay describing the anticipated value of the Study Abroad experience to your academic career.
  4. Please provide the name and email address of the faculty member who will submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf.