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 for the 2021-2022 academic year, 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 September for new freshmen and 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 Scholarship, you must submit a General Scholarship Application and Scholars Program Application by December 1, 2020. 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 22, 2021. The Transfer Scholars Program Application will be found within your General Application Account, if eligible.

New and Continuing Students – To be considered for college, departmental and alumni scholarship opportunities, your General Scholarship Application and all conditional applications must be submitted by December 1. MEDPREP students should apply no later than March 1 for major specific scholarship opportunities.

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 Anne West English Scholarship Fund
Scholarships shall be awarded to needy students of high scholastic standing pursuing courses in English.
Scholarships shall be awarded to needy students of high scholastic...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/27/2021
$0.00 Betty and John McDaniels Scholarship Fund
Recipients shall be undergraduate students majoring in English at Southern Illinois University Carbondale who demonstrate financial need.
Recipients shall be undergraduate students majoring in English at...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/27/2021
$500 Dr. Robert B. Partlow, Jr., Memorial Scholarship Fund
Preference shall be given to a student who is a graduate student in the Department of English at SIU Carbondale concentrating in the study of...
Preference shall be given to a student who is a graduate student in the...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline01/27/2021
$0.00 James R. and Joan Lisante Hood Scholarship in Creative Nonfiction
1. Recipient must be an undergraduate English major or graduate student in the English MFA program. 2. Preference will be given to award applicants...
1. Recipient must be an undergraduate English major or graduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/27/2021
$0.00 John and Marsha Ryan Achievement in English Award
Recipient will be an advancing first-year student who has declared their intentions to pursue a degree in English. Recipient shall be in good...
Recipient will be an advancing first-year student who has declared their...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/27/2021
varies Kent Haruf Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student in English, with a preference given to a student specializing in Creative Writing.
Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate or graduate student in...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/27/2021
Varies Louis and Monica Petroff Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship is open to outstanding English and Sociology majors. Students must have a cumulative GPA of at least a 3.5 and be classified as a...
This scholarship is open to outstanding English and Sociology majors. ...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/27/2021
$0.00 Richard Peck Writing Scholarship in Honor of Dr. Robert Dunn Faner
Recipient must be a rising senior majoring in Creative Writing or an MFA student in their final year in Creative Writing. Recipient will be known...
Recipient must be a rising senior majoring in Creative Writing or an MFA...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/27/2021
$0.00 Thelma Louise Kellogg Scholarship
Scholarship should be given to one or more deserving and needy students majoring in English.
Scholarship should be given to one or more deserving and needy students...
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/27/2021
$0.00 William Lewis Farmer Memorial Fund
An annual award for graduate or undergraduate students majoring in English.
An annual award for graduate or undergraduate students majoring in English.
  • Deadline: 01/27/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/27/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Aude-Reid Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to student: 1. Major in the School of Agricultural Sciences, except for Equine Science and Forestry. 2. Resident of the State...
Scholarship awarded to student: 1. Major in the School of Agricultural...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship
The Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship is awarded to outstanding students majoring in Physics.
The Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship is awarded to outstanding...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Bradley Alexander Study Abroad Gift Fund
Awarded to a Foreign Language and International Trade (FLIT) major, enrolled in a study abroad program to study Spanish. Must have a minimum...
Awarded to a Foreign Language and International Trade (FLIT) major,...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Carl A. and Janet S. Jennings Scholarship
Awarded to a student in the College of Science, in good academic standing, and clearly in financial need. Preference may go to a student who is a...
Awarded to a student in the College of Science, in good academic...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Chad A. Rubin, M.D., FACS Microbiology Endowed Scholarship
Recipient must be an Undergraduate or Graduate student majoring in Microbiology. Student must be in excellent academic standing, defined as...
Recipient must be an Undergraduate or Graduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Charles and Florence Foote Teaching Award in Zoology
To be given to a graduate teaching assistant in Zoology for excellence in teaching.
To be given to a graduate teaching assistant in Zoology for excellence...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Christopher Cripps Foreign Language Award Fund
The student must be a senior majoring in a foreign language and graduating in May or August of the award year. An overall grade point average of...
The student must be a senior majoring in a foreign language and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
varies College of Agricultural Sciences Leadership Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to student: 1) major declared in the School of Agricultural Sciences. 2) Financial need. 3) 24 ACT score for incoming freshman...
Scholarship awarded to student: 1) major declared in the School of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies College of Agriculture Class of '59 Inaugural Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to students in Agricultural Sciences based on achievement and/or need.
Scholarship awarded to students in Agricultural Sciences based on...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Compeer Financial Scholarship
1. Recipient must have a major in one of the following: Agribusiness Economics; Animal Science; Crop, Soil & Environmental Management; or...
1. Recipient must have a major in one of the following: Agribusiness...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies ConAgra Employee Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student: 1) majoring in the School of Agricultural Sciences. 2) Freshman or transfer student. 3) 24 ACT, 2.75 transfer...
Scholarship awarded to a student: 1) majoring in the School of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies David McKay Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a School of Agriculture Sciences student with 24 ACT score, a 2.75 transfer grade point average, or a 2.75 SIUC grade point...
Scholarship awarded to a School of Agriculture Sciences student with 24...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Dean Keepper Heritage Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to students in Agricultural Sciences and based on achievement and /or need.
Scholarship awarded to students in Agricultural Sciences and based on...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$0.00 Delyte W. Morris Scholarship - Agriculture
Must be a graduating senior in the School of Agricultural Sciences who displays high potential in scholastics, character, social leadership and...
Must be a graduating senior in the School of Agricultural Sciences who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Donald M. Elkins Agbassador Scholarship
Recipient will be an outstanding student in the School of Agriculture Agbassador program.
Recipient will be an outstanding student in the School of Agriculture...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Dr. Fred W. & Mrs. Eunice W. Banes Department of Chemistry Scholarship
Dr. Fred W. & Mrs. Eunice W. Banes Department of Chemistry Scholarship. The recipient of this scholarship shall be selected by the Department of...
Dr. Fred W. & Mrs. Eunice W. Banes Department of Chemistry Scholarship. ...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Dr. John Wettaw Scholarship
Awarded to a Chemistry major with junior status. Preference may be given to a student studying Physical Chemistry.
Awarded to a Chemistry major with junior status. Preference may be...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Edwin C. Galbreath Memorial Award in Biological Sciences
Edwin C. Galbreath Memorial Award – to be presented to the graduate student in the Biological Sciences Program whose thesis or research report...
Edwin C. Galbreath Memorial Award – to be presented to the graduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Elbert H. Hadley Award in Chemistry and Biochemistry
The Elbert H. Hadley Award in Chemistry and Biochemistry support undergraduates in Chemistry and Biochemistry.
The Elbert H. Hadley Award in Chemistry and Biochemistry support...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Eleanor R. Huggins Anna-Jonesboro High School Scholarship
Preference shall be given to a student who attended Anna-Jonesboro High School; is an entering freshman or a continuing student; and is in pre-med...
Preference shall be given to a student who attended Anna-Jonesboro High...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Up to $1,000 Eugene F. Timpe Award
The Eugene F. Tempe Fund provides support for Foreign Language and International Trade (FLIT) students during their internships. Recipient must...
The Eugene F. Tempe Fund provides support for Foreign Language and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Eugene S. Wood Agricultural Education Award
Scholarship awarded to a senior majoring in Agricultural Systems and Education, specializing in Agricultural Education.
Scholarship awarded to a senior majoring in Agricultural Systems and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Faculty Scholarship in Microbiology
Awarded to a student majoring in Microbiology, in good academic standing, and with financial need.
Awarded to a student majoring in Microbiology, in good academic...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Farm Credit Services Agriculture Finance Scholarship
Farm Credit Services Agriculture Finance Endowed Scholarship Fund will issue two equal annual scholarships. Preference for both scholarships shall...
Farm Credit Services Agriculture Finance Endowed Scholarship Fund will...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Faye M. Magill Scholarship
Scholarships awarded to students in Animal Science, Food and Nutrition Department who have demonstrated financial need and have maintained a 2.75...
Scholarships awarded to students in Animal Science, Food and Nutrition...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Geology Alumni Memorial Scholarship
The Geology Alumni Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student majoring in Geology.
The Geology Alumni Memorial Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies George A. Desborough Endowed Scholarship in Geology
Recipient must be a student in geology who demonstrates financial need.
Recipient must be a student in geology who demonstrates financial need.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies George Delaney Scholarship
Scholarship awarded as follows: 1) Recipient(s) must have a declared major in the School of Agricultural Sciences. 2) Freshmen recipient(s) must...
Scholarship awarded as follows: 1) Recipient(s) must have a declared...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Glenn Webb Education Fund GROWMARK Scholarships
Scholarship awarded to students in any agriculture degree program. Criteria includes a 24 ACT score, a 2.75 transfer grade point average, or a 2.75...
Scholarship awarded to students in any agriculture degree program....
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Up to $1,000 Gwendolyn Conrad and Isaac Parsons Brackett Memorial Scholarship Fund
This scholarship provides financial assistance for tuition, books and fees to student(s) majoring in French, or specializing in French in the...
This scholarship provides financial assistance for tuition, books and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Up to $1,000
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Hal Stone Memorial Chemistry Scholarship
The Hal Stone Memorial Chemistry Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding student enrolled in the College of Science in the Department of...
The Hal Stone Memorial Chemistry Scholarship is awarded to an...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Harold & Nora Kuehn Scholarship
Scholarships awarded to students in Crop, Soil, and Environmental Management, Horticulture, and Plant, Soil, and Agricultural Systems.
Scholarships awarded to students in Crop, Soil, and Environmental...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Harold and Nora Kuehn Animal Science Scholarship
Scholarships awarded to students in the Animal Science program.
Scholarships awarded to students in the Animal Science program.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021