Clarence & Josephine Johnson Scholarship

The Clarence E. and Josephine L. Johnson Scholarship was established by the late Dr. Josephine L. Johnson. Clarence Johnson was Dr. Josephine Johnson’s husband.


  • Applicants must be entering freshmen who have an ACT composite score of 27 or better and rank in the top 15% of their graduating class
  • Applicants must be residents of Bushnell, Knoxville or Galesburg and graduates of an accredited high school
  • Applicants must be majors in Teacher Education (student planning to teach)

Questions regarding eligibility? Contact:
WIU Scholarship Office (New Freshman)