Welcome to SIU’s Online Scholarship Opportunity Manager! Here you will find over 600 scholarship opportunities available for you as an admitted SIU student. Both new and continuing students are eligible to apply here and encouraged to reapply every year. It is your “one-stop-shop” for merit-based, college, and alumni scholarship opportunities at SIU.

To apply for scholarship opportunities, please click the “Sign In” button in the upper right-hand corner, followed by the “Sign In With Your Institution” button, to begin. You must have an SIU Network ID (SIU + Dawg Tag) and a password in order to login and complete the SIU General Scholarship Application. If you have not claimed your Network ID and password, click here. Additional assistance with your Network ID and password is available if initial set up does not work, or you have additional questions. For assistance contact SalukiTech at 618-453-5155.

DEADLINES

New Students – Our merit-based awards will be offered to eligible applicants until all funds are exhausted. You are encouraged to apply early to guarantee award availability. Awarding begins in September for new freshmen and November for new transfer students. To find out more about our merit-based awards, please visit our Undergraduate Academic Scholarships website at scholarships.siu.edu.

New Freshmen – In order to compete for the Chancellor’s and University Excellence Scholarships, you must submit an SIU Scholars Program Application. Those eligible will be provided the application once logged into your General Scholarship Application.

New and Continuing Students (including MEDPREP) – To be considered for college and alumni scholarship opportunities your General Scholarship Application and all conditional applications must be submitted by February 1, 2016.

If you have questions about the SIU General Scholarship Application or a specific scholarship opportunity, please contact the Academic Scholarship Office at 618-453-4628 or by email at scholarships@siu.edu.

Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Army ROTC Illinois State Tuition Waiver
The Army ROTC Illinois State Tuition Waiver is an opportunity for all participating students to apply for 100% free tuition. The award covers the...
The Army ROTC Illinois State Tuition Waiver is an opportunity for all...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Full tuition
Full tuition None
Carol B. Christensen Undergraduate Global Government Award
The student(s) must be an undergraduate with junior standing or higher, enrolled full-time in the College of Liberal Arts with a declared major in...
The student(s) must be an undergraduate with junior standing or higher,...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
1 Varies None
Frank Cluck, Sr. Technology Education Scholarship
The Frank Cluck, Sr. Technology Education Scholarship offers an award to a student from a community college transferring into SIU Carbondale with a...
The Frank Cluck, Sr. Technology Education Scholarship offers an award to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $5,000
$5,000 None
Harold and Lana Bardo MEDPREP Scholarship
Recipient shall be in the MEDPREP program and must have demonstrated financial need.
Recipient shall be in the MEDPREP program and must have demonstrated...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies None
Jeanne Hurley Simon Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student who graduated from a high school in Illinois and preference will be given to someone who...
Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student who graduated...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
varies None
John E. Gunter Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student: 1. Major declared in Forestry. 2. Continuing full-time undergraduate student with Junior or Senior academic...
Scholarship awarded to a student: 1. Major declared in Forestry. 2....
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
1 varies None
Julius A. and Norma H. Johnson Scholarship
Preference shall be given to a student who is an African American law school student with the highest grade point average at the end of the second...
Preference shall be given to a student who is an African American law...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
$0.00 None
Majid Abbass Award
Awardee to be selected from five senior-level students majoring in political science who hold the highest grade point average. Candidates will...
Awardee to be selected from five senior-level students majoring in...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
3 Varies None
Mark L. Russell Travel & Study Scholarship
Candidates for the Mark L. Russell Travel & Study Scholarship should have a GPA in the top 20% of Political Science majors and will have completed...
Candidates for the Mark L. Russell Travel & Study Scholarship should...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
3 Varies None
MEDPREP Faculty and Staff Scholarship
Recipient must be a MEDPREP student with a minimum in-major GPA of 3.0.
Recipient must be a MEDPREP student with a minimum in-major GPA of 3.0.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies None
Robert 'Rip' Stokes Photography Scholarship
Recipient must be a full-time current student in the Cinema and Photography program in the College of Mass Communication and Media Arts studying...
Recipient must be a full-time current student in the Cinema and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies each year
Varies each year None
Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Award
Recipient will be an active member of the Black Law Students Association (BLSA), who exhibits the characteristics that BLSA leaders have long...
Recipient will be an active member of the Black Law Students Association...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $0.00
1 $0.00 None
Dr. Harry W. Stonecipher Recruitment Scholarship Fund
Awarded to an incoming student in the School of Journalism.
Awarded to an incoming student in the School of Journalism.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,209.40
Ended $1,209.40 None
Dr. Marybelle Keim Student Travel
The Marybelle Keim Student Travel Award will begin awarding money to support graduate student travel to regional and national conferences. Dr. Keim...
The Marybelle Keim Student Travel Award will begin awarding money to...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
1 Ended varies None
Educational Administration and Foundations Emeritus Faculty Scholarship
Scholarships awarded to support graduate students in Educational Administration and Higher Education, particularly those studying social...
Scholarships awarded to support graduate students in Educational...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
1 Ended varies None
Jean Stehr Physical Education Scholarship Endowment Award
Male or female student preparing for a career in teaching physical education. The recipient must have an overall GPA of 2.5 and a major GPA of...
Male or female student preparing for a career in teaching physical...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
Ended $300.00 None
Post-Doctoral Academy of Higher Education Fund
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
0 Ended varies None
Majid Abbass Award
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
0 Ended Varies None
50th Anniversary of SIUC Aviation Technology Scholarship
Awarded to a junior or senior enrolled in one of the Aviation programs who has a minimum GPA of 3.0. Preference will be given to those involved in...
Awarded to a junior or senior enrolled in one of the Aviation programs...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended varies None
Abbass Annual Award in Anthropology Fund
To be used by graduate students in anthropology to assist in defraying expenses for M.A. theses or PH.D. dissertations. The recipient shall be an...
To be used by graduate students in anthropology to assist in defraying...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Academic Excellence in Mining Engineering
Awarded to student(s) majoring in Mining and Minerals Resources Engineering who exhibit academic excellence.
Awarded to student(s) majoring in Mining and Minerals Resources...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Accounting Challenge Award
None Given
None Given
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
0 Ended $0.00 None
Accounting Circle Scholarship
Recipient must be majoring in Accounting.
Recipient must be majoring in Accounting.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Advanced Technical Studies Scholarship
Awarded to an enrolled student majoring in Technical Resource Management.
Awarded to an enrolled student majoring in Technical Resource Management.
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended varies None
African-American Achievement Scholarship
Scholars must be full-time undergraduate students at SIU Carbondale who have completed a minimum of 30 hours (12 at SIUC), have a minimum GPA of...
Scholars must be full-time undergraduate students at SIU Carbondale who...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Air Force ROTC Detachment 205 Alumni scholarship
Recipients must receive an “A” in their Fall AFROTC class, have an official Spring Physical Fitness Test of 325 or better, have an official spring...
Recipients must receive an “A” in their Fall AFROTC class, have an...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
2 Ended $1,000.00 None
AISIN Manufacturing Engineering Scholarship
Recipient must be an Industrial Technology (IT) or Mechanical Engineering and Energy Processes (MEEP) major and should be willing to consider...
Recipient must be an Industrial Technology (IT) or Mechanical...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Albert and Lelya Somit University Honors Scholarship
Cash award of $1,000 for fall semester. Open to all continuing SIUC Honors Program students.
Cash award of $1,000 for fall semester. Open to all continuing SIUC...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Typically $1,000
1 Ended Typically $1,000 None
Albert Somit Oboe Scholarship Fund
Applicant must be a music major whose major instrument is oboe. An overall GPA of 3.0 must be maintained and the student must be willing to be a...
Applicant must be a music major whose major instrument is oboe. An...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Aldo Migone, Morteza Daneshdoost, Marvin Zeman Scholarship
The Aldo Migone, Morteza Daneshdoost, Marvin Zeman Scholarship is open to all applicants with the following qualifications: 1. A current Graduate...
The Aldo Migone, Morteza Daneshdoost, Marvin Zeman Scholarship is open...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Alex & Mary Vitello Award
Awarded to an undergraduate student with a major in Health Care Management with an overall GPA of 3.0. Financial need will be considered. Each...
Awarded to an undergraduate student with a major in Health Care...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
1 Ended varies None
Alfred and Imogene S. Lit Psychology Fund
The scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding first year doctoral student in the Experimental Psychology program. The student must have a...
The scholarship will be awarded to an outstanding first year doctoral...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Alfred E. Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Alfred E. Smith Memorial Scholarship is open to incoming SIU freshman admitted into the College of Business.
The Alfred E. Smith Memorial Scholarship is open to incoming SIU...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Generally $500
Ended Generally $500 None
Alison Hiller Excellence Award
Recipient must be enrolled full-time (minimum 12 hours) as an undergraduate student and must have previously received Achieve Program services for...
Recipient must be enrolled full-time (minimum 12 hours) as an...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
1 Ended $0.00 None
Allan and Wanda McCabe Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student: a) junior or senior Animal Science major with special interest in beef cattle production; b) is from Southern...
Scholarship awarded to a student: a) junior or senior Animal Science...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
1 Ended varies None
Alongi Legacy Scholarship
Established by the John R. Alongi family of DuQuoin, IL as a symbol of gratitude for all that SIU Carbondale has blessed them with since 1933....
Established by the John R. Alongi family of DuQuoin, IL as a symbol of...
  • Questions: 4
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
4 Ended Varies None
Ancient Legacies Scholarship and Operational Fund
Scholarship will be open to applicants who have enrolled or students intending to enroll at SIUC. They must demonstrate that they can make (or...
Scholarship will be open to applicants who have enrolled or students...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Andresen Memorial Scholarship
To be used for a scholarship fund for needy and worthy graduate students in philosophy.
To be used for a scholarship fund for needy and worthy graduate students...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended varies None
Andrew L. Eggemeyer Memorial Architectural Studies Scholarship
Awarded to a resident of Southern Illinois, who is enrolled in the Architectural Studies program, is in good academic standing, and has provided...
Awarded to a resident of Southern Illinois, who is enrolled in the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
1 Ended varies None
Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Engineering Scholarship
Recipient(s) shall be an Engineering student who is from southern Illinois, defined as south of Interstate Highway 64 including Mt. Vernon, IL,...
Recipient(s) shall be an Engineering student who is from southern...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended $1,000 None
Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Scholarship in Music Fund
The Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a female music major and restricted to students from southern Illinois.
The Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a female...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Anne Fletcher and Scott R. Irelan Theater Department Graduate Travel Endowment
Award is to cover travel expenses for a graduate theater student presenting in Theater History, Dramaturgy, or Pedagogy. Preference is to be given...
Award is to cover travel expenses for a graduate theater student...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Anne West English Scholarship Fund
Scholarships shall be awarded to needy studnets of high scholastic standing pursuing courses in English.
Scholarships shall be awarded to needy studnets of high scholastic...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Anne West-Lindsey Scholarships
Awarded to needy students with high scholastic standing, majoring and pursuing courses in the School of Journalism.
Awarded to needy students with high scholastic standing, majoring and...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Arah May Dunn Belbas Scholarship
Awarded to a graduate of Pinckneyville High School who demonstrates successful academic performance, a strong work ethic, and a commitment to...
Awarded to a graduate of Pinckneyville High School who demonstrates...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Ended Typically $1,000 None
Art History Endowment Scholarships
Awarded to incoming and continuing students pursuing a degree in Art History. The student must be enrolled for twelve (12) credit hours per...
Awarded to incoming and continuing students pursuing a degree in Art...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Arthur M. Horne Student Award
Award will be given to a student actively enrolled in Master’s, Ed.S, or doctoral programs, in the counseling program in the Department of...
Award will be given to a student actively enrolled in Master’s, Ed.S, or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Arthur R. Menendez Memorial Fund for Graduate Student Vision Research
To be awarded in even numbered fiscal years to the Psychology Department and in odd numbered fiscal years to the Physiology Department. The...
To be awarded in even numbered fiscal years to the Psychology Department...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
Arthur T. Ross Automotive Scholarship
Awarded to full time students enrolled in Automotive Technology. This honoree is to be selected by a committee of 3 faculty members from the...
Awarded to full time students enrolled in Automotive Technology. This...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
2 Ended $500.00 None
Asthagiri Chandra Sekaran Award for the Most Outstanding Female MBA Graduate Student
Award for the most outstanding graduating female MBA student of SIU College of Business as selected by the College of Business Masters Program...
Award for the most outstanding graduating female MBA student of SIU...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Generally $500
Ended Generally $500 None