Diane Decker Scholarship
The Diane Decker Scholarship was established by alumnus, Joe Decker, who is also known as the “World’s Fittest Man”, according to Guinness World Records.
- Physical Education major
- Financial need
- First preference shall be given to new freshmen who graduated from Cuba High School located in Cuba, Illinois
- Second preference shall be given to current WIU students who graduated from Cuba High School located in Cuba, Illinois
- Third preference shall be given to a new freshman who graduated from another high school located in Fulton County or McDonough County, Illinois
- Entering freshmen graduating in the upper one-third of his or her high school class shall be given priority over other equally-eligible recipients
The recipient is required to earn a cumulative GPA of at least a 2.5 to remain eligible for the second semester. A student may receive the scholarship no more than three (3) times and must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA to be considered.