Ed Stuart Legacy Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial assistance to a degree seeking undergraduate or graduate student who is participating in a travel study tour at NEIU. The scholarship may be used to help with the costs associated with travel, including but not limited to airfare, hotel, transportation, lodging, and per diam.

Qualified applicants should meet the following criteria:
a) Currently enrolled degree seeking graduate or undergraduate student of NEIU, attending on a full-time (12 or more hours) or half-time (6 to 11 hours) basis.
b) Preference shall be given to students with declared majors in Economics who are traveling with the Department of Economics travel-study program. Students from other majors who are participating in other academic travel opportunities at NEIU may be considered if no students majoring in Economics apply.
c) Demonstrate financial need.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Are you planning to participate in the Spring Break 2018 tour of Finland and Russia sponsored by NEIU's Department of Economics?
  2. Why are you interested in traveling and what do you hope to gain, learn, and accomplish as a result of the trip? (Short Answer, 250 word maximum)