Ethan Dobereiner Memorial Scholarship

The Ethan Dobereiner Memorial Scholarship was established by Josh and Mindy Dobereiner in honor of their son. Although Ethan’s life was short, his parents believe helping WIU students achieve their educational goals can preserve his legacy.


  • Be a full-time undergraduate
  • Be a resident of the Peoria area
  • Have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above
  • Be enrolled in a teacher education program
  • Financial need is consideration
  • Preference given to early childhood and secondary social science majors

NOTE: This is an extension of the original application deadline date for students from the Peoria area.

Questions regarding eligibility? Contact:
WIU Scholarship Office (Current Students)