Scholarship Purpose: The Sharon and Parker Lawlis Endowed Scholarship in Family and Consumer Sciences was established in 2013 by Sharon '60 and Parker Lawlis '57, M.S. '61, to provide financial assistance to students majoring in teacher education in the Department of Family and Consumer Sciences at Illinois State. Parker was co-captain of the ISNU basketball team in 1956-57. After they married, Parker became alumni director and later director of Placement Services for the University, from which he retired in 1992. He served in leadership roles for the Illinois State University Annuitants Association, Normal Town Council, McLean County Board, and Home Sweet Home Mission Foundation and received the Normal Citizen of the Year and E. Burton Mercier Alumni Association Service awards. Sharon taught home economics, retiring from Chiddix in 1994. She was named Career Woman of the Year by the Bloomington-Normal Professional Women's Organization. They serve as American Red Cross National Disaster volunteers.
Major: Family & Consumer Sci-Teacher Educ
Class Level: Freshman, Sophomore, Junior, SeniorFreshmen.
Minimum Undergraduate GPA: 3.0 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: 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/.NOCOUNTY
Minimum ISU Hours: 60
Fund Group: 3
Fund Type: 2
Fund Purpose: 15
Fund primary Goal:
Fund Status: O
Scholarship Type: F
Survey Code: 08
Campus Box: 5060
Normal, IL 61790-5060