The Lillian and Donald J. Pierce Scholarship (MUST be an Elementary Education Major)
This scholarship may be used for either the spring 2016 or summer 2016 semester.
Qualified applicants for the scholarship must meet the following criteria:
a) Junior or senior undergraduate student who has been admitted to the College of Educations’s Elementary Education program at NEIU
b) Demonstrated academic merit with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25
c) Preference shall be given to applicants of Greek descent
d) Applicant must demonstrate promise as a professional in the field of elementary education
e) Applicant shall submit two letters of recommendation verifying their qualifications. Theses letters of recommendation may come from university faculty, clergy, doctors, long-time family friends, or others who can speak to the applicant’s work ethic and determination.