Communication Studies Talented Student Award: Incoming Students
This opportunity is for incoming freshman and transfer students. If you are a current or returning student, please apply for the other opportunity
The following criteria must be met:
1. The recipient(s) must be admitted to EIU as a Communication Studies major (Corporate Communication, Interpersonal Communication, Mass Communication, Communication in Organizations, Health Communication, Public Relations, or Television & Video Production).
2. The recipient(s) must have a cumulative 3.00 GPA in high school or a transfer GPA of 3.00.
3. The recipient(s) must provide three letters of reference from individuals who can attest to a student’s academic abilities.
According to EIU’s Internal Governing Policy #73, this award is a “Tuition waiver to provide financial assistance to students with academic talent or special status; fees are not waived.” Therefore, students who already have a full tuition waiver or have no room in their financial aid package for tuition assistance are not eligible to receive this award.