To be eligible, the candidate should be
accepted into an ABET-accredited engineering school and must reside
within the counties of Macon, Moultrie, Piatt, Shelby and the
southern parts of DeWitt and Logan. The southern parts of DeWitt and
Logan counties are defined as including the cities of Clinton and
Lincoln and those areas south of Route 10, east of Interstate 55 and
south of County Highway 569 west of I-55.
There is no formal
application form. Interested high school seniors should submit their
school transcript with national testing results; a brief resume
including interests, organized activities, officer positions and
awards; and a one-page composition describing their interest in
engineering. Arrangements will be made for a personal interview with
each applicant during the latter part of April.
Interested students should submit an application prior to April
25 to Willard T. Sudduth, PE, 2360 S. Taylor Road, Decatur, IL