Scholarship Purpose: F. Russell Glasener taught economics at Illinois State Normal University for almost a quarter century, from 1935 to 1959. While on faculty he served as the first Secretary-Treasurer of the University Foundation and helped to organize the University Council, serving as its president for two years. As a volunteer leader in the community he served as councilman for the Town of Normal, McLean County board member, vice president of Citizens Savings and Loan, and lay leader in the Methodist church. As a tribute, Glasener Beach at Comlara Park was named in his honor. This scholarship was established in his memory and as a part of his legacy. Its purpose is to provide support to a worthy student who is majoring in economics. Endowment assets are invested in the Illinois State University Foundation's long-term investment pool.
Minimum Undergraduate GPA: 3. 3.00 , 3.10 , 3.1 , 3.20 , 3.2 , 3.30 , 3.3 , 3.40 , 3.4 , 3.50 , 3.5 , 3.60 , 3.6 , 3.70 , 3.7 , 3.80 , 3.8 , 3.90 , 3.9 , 4.00 , 4.0
High School GPA: There is no High School GPA requirement for this scholarship.
Essay: An Essay is required towards applying for this scholarship.
Application Deadline: No deadline has been specified.NODEADLINE
Financial Need: This scholarship requires a student to have a Financial Need to be eligible to receive the scholarship. In order to establish "Financial Need", a student must file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You can file the FAFSA at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov/.
Letter of Reference: For this scholarship application 1 letter of reference is required.
Minimum ISU Hours: 75
Fund Group: 3
Fund Type: 2
Fund Purpose: 15
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Fund Status: O
Scholarship Type: F
Survey Code: 08
For more information on applying to this scholarship, please visit the Economics website.