Our Opportunities

Welcome to the Saluki Scholarship Portal!


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


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 6 and most have a February 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 February 1.

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
$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Anna Morris Graduate Scholarship
Awarded to a female student currently enrolled at SIU Carbondale AND...
Deadline02/28/2023
$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Lelia Marvin Undergraduate Scholarship
Awarded to an outstanding female student from John A. Logan College who...
Deadline02/28/2023
$500 American Association of University Women Joyce A. Kelly Memorial Graduate Scholarship
Awarded to a non-traditional female student currently enrolled at SIU...
Deadline02/28/2023
Varies Al H. and James Chesser Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student who: Is or who has a parent, guardian,...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Bessie Engram Community Service Award
Scholarship for a law student who has volunteered the most time to...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Boggs & Boggs Legal Writing Scholarship
Scholarship for an SIU Law student who writes an article that is...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Darin and Beth Boggs Scholarship
The recipient of the Darin and Beth Boggs Scholarship shall be the...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies David C. Johnson Scholarship
The scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Gilbert Family Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a second year law student from the southern part of...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Houdek/Tulis Law Librarian Scholarship
Scholarship for a 2L or 3L student at the SIU School of...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Jackson County Bar Association Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student of any level. Applicants should be in...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Judge Richard E. Richman Ethics Scholarship
The Judge Richard E. Richman Ethics Award shall be given to a student...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Judge Richard E. Richman Scholarship
Scholarship for a third-year student in the School of Law. Each...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Lee Ann & Paul L. Conti MBA/JD Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the MBA/JD concurrent degree...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies Lisa Franke Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled in the JD/MSW (Masters of Social...
Deadline03/20/2023
Varies U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Illinois Scholarship
Scholarship for a current student at SIU School of Law whose hometown...
Deadline03/20/2023
$250 Extended Campus Scholarship - Spring
Recipient must be in good academic standing and have financial need. ...
Deadline04/09/2023
$0.00 Saluki Unpaid Internship Trust (SUIT) Fund
Students interested in participating in an unpaid internship during...
Deadline04/16/2023
$5,000 Energy Boost Scholarship
The purpose of the Energy Boost Scholarship is to increase participation...
Deadline04/30/2023
$5,000 Energy Boost Undergraduate Scholarship for Illinois Coal Country
The purpose of the Energy Boost Undergraduate Scholarship for Illinois...
Deadline04/30/2023
Varies Ameren Corporation Freeman Trailblazer Scholarship
The scholarship is to be provided to a second year female, or student...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Andrew Range Endowed Scholarship
The Andrew Range Scholarship was established to honor and celebrate the...
Deadline03/18/2024
$0.00 Animal Legal Defense Fund (ALDF) - SIU School of Law Scholarship
The Donor wishes to support a promising student in the SIU School of...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Charles M. Hudson Grant for Excellence Fund
Scholarship for an applicant enrolled at Southern Illinois University...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Clemens Scholarship for Women Lawyers Fund
Scholarship for a female student enrolled at the Southern Illinois...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Congressman William Enyart Bar Preparation Fund
The bar preparation funds are available to third-year SIU Law students...
Deadline03/18/2024
$0.00 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...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Delos L. Duty Scholarship
Scholarship for an applicant currently enrolled in the School of Law.
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Donny J. Schmeder Memorial Scholarship
The recipient of this scholarship shall be selected by a committee...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Edgar O. & Bonnie Zimmer Law Scholarship
Annual scholarship payable to a 3L in the School of Law who has...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Frank J. Bietto Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled at the SIU School of Law.
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Harold W. Hank Hannah Ag Law Scholarship
Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Jennifer Camero Scholarship
Scholarship for a student incoming or currently enrolled in the School...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Joseph O. Downey Memorial Scholarship
Preference shall be given to a rising second-year student who best...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Judge James O. Monroe, Jr., Award
To award law student for excellence in furtherance of the ideals of...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Madison County, Illinois, Bar Association Scholarship
Scholarship for a student that resides in Madison County, IL and...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Pat Caporale Scholarship
Any student in good academic standing enrolled at the SIU School of Law...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Philip Jobst Kaplan Bar Review Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Philip Jobst, a member of...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Professor Bill Schroeder Scholarship
Scholarship for student currently enrolled in Southern Illinois...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Ronald E. Osman Scholarship
Scholarship for a Law student from Union or Williamson County, IL, who...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies School of Law Student Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled in School of Law.
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Scott H. Nichols Memorial Scholarship
Deadline03/18/2024
$0.00 SIH Health Law Scholarship
This scholarship is open to students at SIU School of Law. Preference...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies SIU School of Law Melissa M. McGrath Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student enrolled at Southern Illinois University...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies Suzanne Schmitz Scholarship
The Suzanne J. Schmitz Scholarship was established in honor of Suzanne...
Deadline03/18/2024
Varies College of Liberal Arts Undergraduate Scholarship
Recipient(s) must be undergraduate students who have a declared major...
Varies Harold W. Hank Hannah Ag Law Scholarship
Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following...
Varies John Allen Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Recreation Professions program.
Varies Karen “K-Dawg” Jakstas Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Fermentation Science...
Varies Lazy Dog Restaurants Fermentation Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Fermentation Science program who has...