Our Opportunities

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, departmental 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

All 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 June for new freshmen and July 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 Students – To be considered for the Chancellor’s and University Excellence Scholarships, you must submit a General Scholarship Application and Scholars Program Application by December 1. The Scholars Program Application will be located within your General Scholarship Account, if eligible.

New Transfer Students – To be considered for the Provost’s and Transfer Achievement Scholarships, you must submit the Transfer Scholars Program Application by February 17, 2019. The Transfer Scholars Program Application will be found within your General Application Account, if eligible.

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

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.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies Active Duty Military Scholarship Fall
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in online or off-campus courses, and must be utilizing TA, ING, or be...
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in...
  • Deadline: 11/04/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline11/04/2018
varies each semester Active Duty Military Spouse Scholarship - Fall
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must be enrolled or planning to enroll in off-campus or online courses. ...
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must...
  • Deadline: 11/04/2018
  • Award: varies each semester
Deadline11/04/2018
$250.00 Community College of the Air Force Scholarship - Fall
  • Deadline: 11/04/2018
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline11/04/2018
$250 Extended Campus Scholarship - Fall
Recipient must be in good academic standing and have financial need. Recipient must also be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours and not be located...
Recipient must be in good academic standing and have financial need. ...
  • Deadline: 11/04/2018
  • Award: $250
Deadline11/04/2018
varies 1st Farm Credit Services
Awarded to a student majoring in Agribusiness Economics; Animal Science; Crop, Soil & Environmental Management; or Agriculture Systems and...
Awarded to a student majoring in Agribusiness Economics; Animal Science;...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
$1,000.00 Accounting Circle Scholarship
Recipient must be majoring in Accounting.
Recipient must be majoring in Accounting.
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline12/01/2018
varies 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Generally $500 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Generally $500
Deadline12/01/2018
varies 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Archibald McLeod Award Fund
This scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in Theater.
This scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in Theater.
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Generally $500 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...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Generally $500
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Aude-Reid Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to student: 1. Major in the College of Agricultural Sciences, except for Equine Science and Forestry. 2. Resident of the State...
Scholarship awarded to student: 1. Major in the College of Agricultural...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
typically $1,500 Audrey Tomera Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a graduate science education student during Spring Semester of even numbered years. In odd numbered years, all Curriculum and...
Awarded to a graduate science education student during Spring Semester...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: typically $1,500
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Award for Excellence in Technical Production
Awarded to a graduating senior and/or graduate student who has demonstrated excellence in one or more aspects of technical production including...
Awarded to a graduating senior and/or graduate student who has...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Baker Family PCHS Scholarship
The Baker Family BCHS scholarship is awarded to a resident of Perry County, IL who is a graduating senior of Pinckneyville Community High School. ...
The Baker Family BCHS scholarship is awarded to a resident of Perry...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
typically $1500 Banes College of Education and Human Services Scholarship
Preference shall be given to a College of Education major who will pursue a career in teaching and who exhibits financial need.
Preference shall be given to a College of Education major who will...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: typically $1500
Deadline12/01/2018
Typically $1,000 Beatrice and Bayard Scotland Scholarship
Awarded to a female student with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Awarded to a female student with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline12/01/2018
$1,500.00 BECA Hispanica Scholarship
The BECA Hispanica Scholarship is awarded to an incoming or current full-time student at SIU Carbondale. Eligible recipients must demonstrate...
The BECA Hispanica Scholarship is awarded to an incoming or current...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline12/01/2018
up to $1400 Beggs Family Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time or part-time student in the College of Education and Human Services who is a junior and has completed at least 56 credit...
Awarded to a full-time or part-time student in the College of Education...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: up to $1400
Deadline12/01/2018
typically $1500 Bernice Newton Gore Memorial Scholarship in Elementary Education
Preference shall be given to a student who: a) is from Marion, Illinois or a graduate of a Marion, Illinois high school, b) is a junior or...
Preference shall be given to a student who: a) is from Marion, Illinois...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: typically $1500
Deadline12/01/2018
Generally $1,500 Betty L. Brennan Scholarship
The Betty L. Brennan Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant with a primary declared major in the College of Business. Preference will be given...
The Betty L. Brennan Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant with a...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Generally $1,500
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Bill D. Allen Geology Memorial Scholarship
The Bill D. Allen Geology Memorial Scholarship is competitive amongst students majoring in Geology. Preference shall be given to a student who: a)...
The Bill D. Allen Geology Memorial Scholarship is competitive amongst...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
up to $350 Bill G. and Marjorie Allen Scholarship
Preference shall be given to an undergraduate student majoring in Music Education, a U.S. citizen, and a resident in a county south of Interstate...
Preference shall be given to an undergraduate student majoring in Music...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: up to $350
Deadline12/01/2018
Typically $500 Bill Hari Scholarship
Mr. Ron Hari established this scholarship in memory of his father, Bill Hari. Bill loved their hometown of Watseka, IL, and was thankful for the...
Mr. Ron Hari established this scholarship in memory of his father, Bill...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Typically $500
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Block & Bridle Alumni Association Outstanding Member Award
Awarded to an outstanding member of the Block & Bridle RSO.
Awarded to an outstanding member of the Block & Bridle RSO.
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Bob G. & Mary Beth Gower Scholarship
The Bob G. & Mary Beth Gower Scholarship is awarded for summer scholarships to outstanding graduate students who are admitted by and enrolled in...
The Bob G. & Mary Beth Gower Scholarship is awarded for summer...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Bob Sloan Memorial Forestry Scholarship
Awarded to a continuing, full-time undergraduate student student majoring in Forestry, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.85 and junior or senior...
Awarded to a continuing, full-time undergraduate student student...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Boeing Aviation Technologies Scholarship
Awarded to a U.S. citizen of sophomore or higher class (or transfer students who have been enrolled at SIUC for at least one year) who maintain a...
Awarded to a U.S. citizen of sophomore or higher class (or transfer...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Based on Availability. Generally $1000 Boeing Business Scholarship
Boeing Business Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant(s) with the following qualifications: 1. Accounting or finance major 2. Sophomore...
Boeing Business Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant(s) with the...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Based on Availability. Generally $1000
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Boeing College of Science Scholarship
Recipient must be a computer science major. Preference will be given to female and minority students.
Recipient must be a computer science major. Preference will be given to...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Typically $1,000 BRiC Partnership Scholarship
Awarded to a transfer student who demonstrates financial need and is currently employed and working their way through college.
Awarded to a transfer student who demonstrates financial need and is...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline12/01/2018
Typically $1,000 Bruce & Mary Lou Swinburne Scholarship
Available to any student. The financial need of the student will be considered but will not be the single most important factor.
Available to any student. The financial need of the student will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Bryan and Toni Vagner Scholarship
The Bryan and Toni Vagner Scholarship is open to all applicants with preferences for students who are juniors or seniors in Accounting with a...
The Bryan and Toni Vagner Scholarship is open to all applicants with...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Varies Burton R. and W. Jean Crocker Memorial Scholarship
Recipient will be an undergraduate or graduate student at SIU Carbondale in good standing. Recipient must have graduated from Sesser-Valier High...
Recipient will be an undergraduate or graduate student at SIU Carbondale...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Business and Professional Women's (BPW) Organization of Carbondale Scholarship (ACCT)
The Business and Professional Women’s Organization of Carbondale Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant based upon the following criteria: 1....
The Business and Professional Women’s Organization of Carbondale...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Business and Professional Women's (BPW) Organization of Carbondale Scholarship (WED)
The Business and Professional Women’s Organization of Carbondale Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant based upon the following criteria: 1....
The Business and Professional Women’s Organization of Carbondale...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies C. David Schmulbach Fellowship
The C. David Schmulbach Fellowship is awarded to an outstanding graduate teaching assistant in the Department of Chemistry who has a genuine...
The C. David Schmulbach Fellowship is awarded to an outstanding graduate...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies C. L. "Pete" and Margaret Odum Memorial Scholarship
Preference shall be given to Social Work major who is a resident of southern Illinois or to a female MSW student who is a resident of southern...
Preference shall be given to Social Work major who is a resident of...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Generally $1,500 C. L. Pete & Margaret Odum Memorial Scholarship
The Pete & Margaret Odum Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant from southern Illinois who has a declared major in the College of Business or...
The Pete & Margaret Odum Scholarship will be awarded to an applicant...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Generally $1,500
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Camelle Wilson Logan and Sonia Veronica Phelix Scholarship
Applicants must be enrolled in the Technical Resource Management or Information Systems Technologies programs and will provide a statement on how...
Applicants must be enrolled in the Technical Resource Management or...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Typically $2,000 Carl O. and Freeda M. Britton Memorial Scholarship
The scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following qualifications, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, national origin,...
The scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Typically $2,000
Deadline12/01/2018
$300 Carol Lee Swim Memorial Award
Awarded to a female Kinesiology major at the senior level, who has a genuine desire to educate. She should display fairness and be professional...
Awarded to a female Kinesiology major at the senior level, who has a...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: $300
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Carolyn and Mary Eva Reinbold Scholarship
First-year physical therapist assistant major who demonstrates academic ability through high GPA and who demonstrates financial need. Selected by...
First-year physical therapist assistant major who demonstrates academic...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Varies Carolyn and Mary Eva Reinbold Scholarship - 2nd Year Student
Second-year physical therapist assistant major who demonstrates academic ability through high GPA and who demonstrates financial need. Selected by...
Second-year physical therapist assistant major who demonstrates academic...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2018
Varies Carolyn Forman Moe Playwriting Scholarship Fund
Four scholarships will be given for: Best Long Play, Best Short Play, Honorable Mention Long Play, Honorable Mention Short Play.
Four scholarships will be given for: Best Long Play, Best Short Play,...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2018
varies Carrie D. Baines Scholarship
The Carrie D. Baines Scholarship is open to all applicants who are undergraduates in the College of Business. All other qualifications being...
The Carrie D. Baines Scholarship is open to all applicants who are...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2018
  • Award: varies
Deadline12/01/2018