||One award of $1,000 is available.
||Beginning in the 2018-2019 academic year.
| Eligibility Criteria
||Recipients must be enrolled full-time at UW-Eau Claire in the College of Business Information Systems (IS) program, and be of junior or senior status. Recipients must have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or higher and demonstrate an appreciate for UW-Eau Claire's collaborative relationships between students and faculty. Preference will be given to students who are active in a college organization, preferably in a leadership role, as well as students who have been active with a community volunteer organization for at least two years. Financial need is not a requirement or consideration for this scholarship. If there are no qualified candidates in a given year, the award amounts will carried over to the subsequent years and accumulated until a qualified candidate is selected.
| Application Procedure
||Go to the Gold for Blugolds Scholarship Network. Complete the Information Systems Scholarship Application.
| Selection Procedure
||The Information Systems Scholarship Committee will make the selection.
||Official notification will be sent to recipients by the Information Systems Scholarship Committee chair.
| Special Notes
||Gene Arnold earned a BBA in Management Information Systems from UW-Eau Claire in 1985. Casey Golden, Gene's Daughter, earned a BBA in Information Systems in 2015 and played four years of varsity softball. Gene has been with Kimberly-Clark Corporation since June of 1985 and is now a V.P. in Sales. Casey joined Kohl's corporation in July of 2016 in their Information Systems department. Both credit their years at UW-Eau Claire, the School of Business, and the Information Systems department for their success in their personal and professional lives.
| Thank You
||The recipient is expected to address a letter addressed to Eugene Arnold and Family and send it in care of the UW-Eau Claire Foundation. The recipient will also be invited to meet on-campus with the donor and family.