Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Saluki Scholarship Portal!


Incoming Fall 2024 students must be admitted to SIU and have a claimed Network ID to sign in and apply or you will not be matched to scholarships. Please read instructions below thoroughly.

Below, you will find a listing of college, school, departmental and alumni association scholarship opportunities available to students with information about the applications, deadlines, eligibility criteria, award amounts, donors, and more. Both new incoming and continuing students are eligible to apply here and encouraged to reapply every year. To apply, please Sign In at the upper right-hand corner, sign in with your Network ID. and complete the brief General Application. Based on your answers in the General Application, you may be directed to fill out supplemental applications tied to your college, school or major and more specific applications for scholarships for which you are eligible.

Incoming Students


Deadline extended to April 1 due to delay in FAFSA
As an incoming student, explore applying for scholarships as soon as you receive notification of acceptance from Undergraduate Admissions or the Graduate School and have followed the steps to claim your Network ID.
Applications for incoming students open September 12 and most have a April 1 deadline, so submit your application(s) as soon as you are admitted to SIU! Students are considered for awards on criteria that may include, but is not limited to, academic achievement, potential contributions, service and leadership, and financial need. To search for scholarships, please use these saved searches.

Continuing Students


Each Fall, please submit a new General Application, along with other supplemental applications for your college, school, major and others for which you are eligible to complete.
To be considered for the most academic college, departmental and alumni scholarship opportunities, your General Scholarship Application and all conditional applications should be submitted by April 1*
Deadline extended to April 1 this year due to delay in FAFSA

If you have questions, please contact the Academic Scholarship Office at 618-453-4628 or by email at scholarships@siu.edu.
If you have your Network ID, but are having trouble with sign in, please contact SalukiTech at 618-453-5155.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Hanzlik Family Graduate Fellowship
Summer support for a graduate student in the School of Chemical and...
Deadline07/01/2024
Varies Hubert and Barbara Avent College of Business Scholarship
The Hubert (Herb) and Barbara Avent Scholarship is named for Herb ‘69...
Deadline07/01/2024
Varies Student Speakers Forum - Selected Presenter Award
The mission of Society for Civil Discourse (SCD) is to promote the oral...
Deadline07/01/2024
Varies Underrepresented Student Emergency Tuition Assistance
Funds will be used to provide tuition assistance to current...
Deadline07/01/2024
$5,000 Banterra Scholarship
Description: The Banterra-SIU Scholarship Fund was established in 2019...
Deadline08/15/2024
$250.00 Extended Campus Scholarship - Fall
Recipient must be in good academic standing and have financial need. ...
Deadline12/02/2024
Varies Ameren Corporation Freeman Trailblazer Scholarship
The scholarship is to be provided to a second year female, or student...
Ended
Varies Edgar O. & Bonnie Zimmer Law Scholarship
Annual scholarship payable to a 3L in the School of Law who has...
Ended
Varies Joseph O. Downey Memorial Scholarship
Preference shall be given to a rising second-year student who best...
Ended
Varies Judge James O. Monroe, Jr., Award
To award law student for excellence in furtherance of the ideals of...
Ended
Varies Pat Caporale Scholarship
Any student in good academic standing enrolled at the SIU School of Law...
Ended
$0.00 SIH Health Law Scholarship
This scholarship is open to students at SIU School of Law. Preference...
Ended
Varies Fermentation Science Institute General Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Fermentation Science program.
Ended
Varies Theresa M. Clark Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a Communication Disorders and Sciences major pursuing a...
Ended
Varies Bessie Engram Community Service Award
Scholarship for a law student who has volunteered the most time to...
Ended
Varies Jackson County Bar Association Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student of any level. Applicants should be in...
Ended
Varies SIU Women's Club Scholarships
Scholarship for an SIU student.
Ended
Varies Captain Steven Staples Aviation Leadership Scholarship
The Steven Staples Memorial Aviation Scholarship was established in...
Ended
Varies Dr. David A. NewMyer Scholarship
The Dr. David A. NewMyer Scholarship was established by the SIU Aviation...
Ended
Varies Gene and Robbi Seibert Aviation Management Scholarship
The Gene and Robbi Seibert Aviation Management Scholarship was...
Ended
Varies George J. Priester Memorial Scholarship
The George Priester Memorial Scholarship was established to honor the...
Ended
Varies James and Helen Newby Scholarship
A note from Captain Newby: As a student, I attended SIUC from 1962-1966....
Ended
Varies Joseph A. Messina II Aviation Explorers Scholarship for Aviation Students
The Joseph A. Messina II Aviation Explorers Scholarship for Aviation...
Ended
Varies Kevin Duffy Moore Scholarship
Kevin Duffy Moore, a flight instructor, was a graduate of SIU’s Aviation...
Ended
Varies Larry Byerly Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by family members to honor the life and...
Ended
Varies Matthew M. Meier Faith Family Friendship Fortitude Future Aviation Management Scholarship
The Matthew M. Meier Faith Family Friendship Fortitude Future Aviation...
Ended
Varies Stephen and Tricia Butler Scholarship in Aviation
Stephen Butler attended SIU from 1996 to 1999 and is a proud graduate of...
Ended
Varies William R. Norwood Aviation Scholarship
Molly F. Norwood, William R. Norwood, and friends established this...
Ended
Varies Ally - Automotive Student Scholarship
Scholarship to support underserved minority students and women...
Ended
Varies Automotive Parts and Services Association (APSA) of Illinois - Ralph Silverman Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Automotive Parts and Services...
Ended
Varies Automotive Student Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Automotive Technology program.
Ended
Varies Boost Auto Parts Automotive Scholarship
Scholarship for full-time students in the Automotive Technology program.
Ended
Varies CHHS Alumni Constituency Society Scholarship for Automotive Technology
Scholarship for a full-time student in Automotive...
Ended
Varies Dale Flener Automotive Technology Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time student in the Automotive Technology...
Ended
Varies Duncan Lampman CHHS Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time student in the Automotive Technology...
Ended
Varies Edward S. Wright Memorial
Scholarship for a full-time SIU Automotive Technology major in good...
Ended
Varies Jack Greer Student Development Scholarship
This scholarship was established by the Department of Automotive...
Ended
Varies James M. Krudl Automotive Scholarship
Scholarship for a junior or senior in Automotive Technology.
Ended
Varies Joe Kazda/American Honda Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in Automotive Technology.
Ended
Varies Keith and Alberta Humble Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in Automotive Technology.
Ended
Varies L.D. Willey Scholarship
Awarded to the outstanding Automotive Student of the Year.
Ended
Varies Mossie Oak Automotive Technology Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in Automotive Technology.
Ended
Varies Neil Swartz Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Automotive Technology...
Ended
Varies Off-Campus Military Scholarship for Automotive Technology
Scholarship for a full-time student currently enrolled in an...
Ended
Varies Jerry L. Kennedy Aviation Career Advancement Scholarship
Jerry L. Kennedy Aviation Career Advancement Scholarship was established...
Ended
Varies Michael R. Peters - Aviationinterviews.com Aviation Scholarship
Mike Peters, a former SIU Flight/Management student (1996-1999),...
Ended
$1,000 Bill Mehrtens Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student majoring in criminal justice.
Ended
Varies Elmer H. Johnson Criminology and Criminal Justice Scholarship for Outstanding New Students
Scholarship for an outstanding new student in criminology and criminal...
Ended
Varies Elmer H. Johnson Criminology and Criminal Justice Scholarship for Outstanding Seniors
Scholarship for a full-time student majoring in Criminology and...
Ended
Varies Arthur T. Ross Automotive Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time student in Automotive...
Ended