Scholarship Purpose: Florence B. Runyan and Jessie Rambo were both passionate about home ecomomics and Illinois State University. Florence was a 1907 graduate of ISNU and had a love of music and nutrition. She made a bequest in her will to provide financial assistance to students enrolled in the home economics program at Illinois State University and who desire to become teachers in the field. Jessie Rambo was a former chairperson of the Illinois State University Department of Home Economics. The award that she left has been given every year since 1942. The purpose of this combined fund is to provide financial support to a junior, home economics/family and consumer science major to help cover university fees for the student's senior year. Endowment assets are invested in the Illinois State University Foundation's long-term investment pool.
Minimum Undergraduate GPA: 3.5 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: There is no essay required 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/.
Leadership: There is a leadership experience requirement in applying for this scholarship.
Minimum ISU Hours: 90
Fund Group: 3
Fund Type: 2
Fund Purpose: 15
Fund primary Goal: M
Fund Status: O
Scholarship Type: F
Survey Code: 08
For more information on applying to this scholarship, please visit the Family & Consumer Sciences website.