Scholarship Purpose: This fund was established in 2010 in memory of Hoon Mok Chung, L.G.D. '93. He grew up in Korea and became a Chief Executive in the banking industry, a governmental official, and a professor of Political Science at Illinois State University. Founding donor Gary Talarico '75, M.S. '78, has many years of experience as Managing Director in the investment banking field. The purpose of the fund is to provide resources for select students to travel internationally through study or work experience abroad. Each candidate must be enrolled as a junior or senior at Illinois State University, have earned at least their most recent 30 credits at Illinois State, have a major GPA of at least 3.5/4.0, submit an application, and demonstrate financial need. Funds are to defray travel, tuition, and living expenses. Excess expendable funds may be used to support the Hoon Mok Chung Memorial Speaker Series. Assets of this endowment are invested in the Illinois State University Endowment Investment Pool.NOMAJOR NOLEVEL
Minimum Undergraduate GPA: 3.50 3.50 , 3.60 , 3.6 , 3.70 , 3.7 , 3.80 , 3.8 , 3.90 , 3.9 , 4.00 , 4.0 , 4.10 , 4.1
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/.NOCOUNTY
Minimum ISU Hours: 30
Fund Group: 3
Fund Type: 2
Fund Purpose: 09
Fund primary Goal:
Fund Status: O
Scholarship Type: F
Survey Code: 02
For more information on applying to this scholarship, please visit the Stevenson Center website.