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 Hubert and Barbara Avent College of Business Scholarship
The Hubert (Herb) and Barbara Avent Scholarship is named for Herb ‘69...
Deadline02/28/2024
$5,000 Banterra Scholarship
Description: The Banterra-SIU Scholarship Fund was established in 2019...
Deadline03/01/2024
Varies Military Spouse Scholarship
Scholarship for a current active-duty spouse or surviving spouse (as...
Deadline03/01/2024
Varies Peggy Ramsey Botterman and Mark R. Botterman Scholarship
Scholarship for SIU students with demonstrated involvement at the Paul...
Deadline03/01/2024
Varies Foothold Scholarship
Recipient must be a student participating in the SIU Alumni...
Deadline03/08/2024
Varies Alumni Barristers Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies August L. Gus Fowler Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Charles D. and Fairy B. Neal Scholarship
Scholarship(s) shall be awarded on the basis of financial need and...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Charles M. Hudson Grant for Excellence Fund
Scholarship for an applicant enrolled at Southern Illinois University...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Charter Class: Campaign for Excellence Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Class of 1985 Trial Advocacy Scholarship
Scholarship for a second or third-year student in good academic...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Class of 1994 Outstanding Research Assistant Scholarship
Recipient(s) shall be second or third-year law students in good...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Clemens Scholarship for Women Lawyers
Scholarship for a female student enrolled at the Southern Illinois...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Consumer Protection Award
Scholarship for a second or third-year law student in good academic...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Darin and Beth Boggs Scholarship
The recipient of the Darin and Beth Boggs Scholarship shall be the...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies David A. Baer, Cheryl A. Walker Baer, and Naomi D. Baer Endowed Scholarship for SIU School of Law
Recipient must be an enrolled student at the SIU School of Law.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies David C. Johnson Scholarship
The scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Delos L. Duty Scholarship
Scholarship for an applicant currently enrolled in the School of Law.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Frank J. Bietto Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled at the SIU School of Law.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Hiram H. and Rosalee Lesar Scholarship
Scholarship for a first or second-year law student who shows greatest...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Howard B. Eisenberg Client Service Award
Scholarship for a third-year law student student in good academic...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies James R. Williams Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a first-year law student enrolled in the ethics course.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Jennifer Camero Scholarship
The Jennifer Camero Scholarship was established to honor the life of...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies John A. Maher Scholarship Prize
Scholarship for a student enrolled at the SIU School of Law....
Deadline03/15/2024
Typically $5,000 John C. and Marsha G. Ryan JDMD Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled in the joint JD/MD program at the...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Judge James L. Foreman Scholarship
The Judge James L. Foreman Scholarship was established to honor the...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Judge Larry Lessen Bankruptcy Scholarship
The Judge Larry Lessen Bankruptcy Scholarship was established to honor...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Judge Richard Mills Scholarship
Scholarship for students at the SIU School of Law. Continuing students...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Julius A. and Norma H. Johnson Scholarship
Scholarship for an outstanding School of Law student.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Law School Class of 1999/RSD Memorial Scholarship for Sean McBrien Dempsey
Scholarship for a law student.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Madison County, Illinois, Bar Association Scholarship
Scholarship for a student that resides in Madison County, IL and...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Max Turner School of Law Scholarship
Scholarship for students at the SIU School of Law.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Professor Bill Schroeder Scholarship
Professor William Schroeder was a Fulbright Scholarship recipient and...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Professor Edward L. Welch Labor Law Scholarship
Scholarship for a second or third-year student in good academic...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Ronald E. Osman Scholarship
Scholarship for a Law student from Union or Williamson County, IL, who...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies School of Law Class of 1991 Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student in good standing with financial need, as...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies School of Law Deans Club Scholarship
Scholarships for promising students with financial need who have been...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies School of Law Student Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled in School of Law.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Scott H. Nichols Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the School of Law.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies SIU School of Law Alumni Scholarship
Scholarship for a first year law student.
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies SIU School of Law Melissa M. McGrath Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled at Southern Illinois University...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Thurgood Marshall Scholarship Award
Scholarship for a law student who is a current and active member of...
Deadline03/15/2024
Varies Boeing School of Aviation Scholarship
Scholarship for students in the School of Aviation with demonstrated...
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies Chad A. Rubin, M.D., FACS Microbiology Endowed Scholarship
Recipient must be an Undergraduate or Graduate student majoring in...
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies Faculty Scholarship in Microbiology
Awarded to a student majoring in microbiology, in good academic...
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies Maurice Ogur Memorial Prize
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in Microbiology
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies Microbiology Alumni Scholarship
Scholarship for an outstanding student majoring in microbiology who...
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies Microbiology Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time current student in Microbiology.
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies Microbiology Student Leadership Award
Scholarship for a student majoring in microbiology who has been active...
Deadline03/31/2024
Varies 50th Anniversary of SIUC Aviation Technology Scholarship
Scholarship for a junior or senior enrolled in Aviation Technology...
Deadline04/01/2024