Our Opportunities

Welcome to SIU’s Online Scholarship Opportunity Manager!


Here you will find over 700 scholarship opportunities available for you as an 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 college, departmental and alumni scholarship opportunities at SIU.

To apply for scholarship opportunities for the 2022-2023 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 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 Freshmen Students – To be considered for the Chancellor’s Scholarship and the University Excellence Scholarship upgrade, you must have a current University Excellence offer and submit the Scholars Program Application by November 1, 2021. The Scholars Program Application is located immediately after the General Application for eligible students. The General Scholarship Application is due February 1, 2022.

New Transfer Students – To be considered for the Provost’s and Transfer Achievement Scholarships, you must submit the Transfer Scholars Program Application by February 21, 2022. The Transfer Scholars Program Application is located immediately after the General Application for eligible students.

New and Continuing Students – 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. MEDPREP students should apply no later than March 1 for major specific scholarship opportunities.

If you have questions about the 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
$0.00 Anthropology Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
Awarded to a senior-level student, in good standing, studying anthropology.
Awarded to a senior-level student, in good standing, studying anthropology.
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2022
Typically $1,000 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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Archibald McLeod Award Fund
This scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in Theater.
This scholarship is awarded to outstanding students in Theater.
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Full tuition 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...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Full tuition
Deadline02/01/2022
varies 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 Counseling, Quantitative...
Award will be given to a student actively enrolled in Master’s, Ed.S, or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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 and Analytics as selected by the College of Business...
Award for the most outstanding graduating female MBA student of SIU...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Generally $500
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: typically $1,500
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Auxilia C. Hsu Scholarship
This scholarship was created to support graduate students in the College of Arts & Media with preference given but not limited to a student with...
This scholarship was created to support graduate students in the...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Aviation Internship Scholarship
Awarded to a junior with an overall GPA of 3.0 (with 56 hours earned and at least 2 semesters at SIU) majoring in Aviation Flight or Aviation...
Awarded to a junior with an overall GPA of 3.0 (with 56 hours earned...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Aviation Management and Flight New Student Scholarship
Awarded to a new student or transfer student with a 3.0 high school or transfer GPA, who has a clearly stated interest in an aviation flight or...
Awarded to a new student or transfer student with a 3.0 high school or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$0.00 Avona Eloise Greene Scholarship
Recipient must be a student in health care management with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Preference will be given to an applicant who does...
Recipient must be a student in health care management with a minimum...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bakerywala Electrical Engineering Scholarship
Full time student in the Electrical Engineering, with financial need who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. The scholarship is renewable...
Full time student in the Electrical Engineering, with financial need...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$2,000 Balancing Education, Experience, and Reality (BEER) Scholarship
Recipient must be a junior or senior. Recipient must be in good academic standing. Applicants must submit a statement 250 words or less,...
Recipient must be a junior or senior. Recipient must be in good...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline02/01/2022
typically $1500 Banes College of Education and Human Services Scholarship
Preference shall be given to an Education major who will pursue a career in teaching and who exhibits financial need.
Preference shall be given to an Education major who will pursue a career...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: typically $1500
Deadline02/01/2022
$5,000 Banterra Scholarship
Description: The Banterra-SIU Scholarship Fund was established in 2019 as part of the Banterra Center partnership agreement. Banterra Bank provides...
Description: The Banterra-SIU Scholarship Fund was established in 2019...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline02/01/2022
$2,000 - $4,000 Barbara Brown Memorial Scholarship
Recipient must be a continuing or incoming student, in good standing, who intends to be enrolled at SIU the following semester unless graduating....
Recipient must be a continuing or incoming student, in good standing,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $2,000 - $4,000
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline02/01/2022
up to $1400 Beggs Family Scholarship
Awarded to a full-time or part-time student in the School of Education who is a junior and has completed at least 56 credit hours. Must be a...
Awarded to a full-time or part-time student in the School of Education...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: up to $1400
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship
The Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship is awarded to outstanding undergraduate students majoring in Physics.
The Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship is awarded to outstanding...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: typically $1500
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bessie Engram Community Service Award
Bessie Engram Community Service Award Fund shall be given to a law student who: a) has volunteered the most time to helping local citizens in...
Bessie Engram Community Service Award Fund shall be given to a law...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Generally $1,500
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Betty Mitchell Scholarship
Recipient(s) must be full-time students, currently enrolled at SIU Carbondale, who have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.5 at the time...
Recipient(s) must be full-time students, currently enrolled at SIU...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
up to $1000 Bettye and Gene Lauderdale Scholarship
Preference will be given to a graduate of Pope County or Meridian High School who plans to become a teacher and has a 3.5 GPA or higher.
Preference will be given to a graduate of Pope County or Meridian High...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: up to $1000
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Beverly L. Yates Peebles Scholarship Fund
Scholarship will be available to students from towns within southern Illinois (south of I-64) with populations of 15,000 or less who are currently...
Scholarship will be available to students from towns within southern...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bill and Barbara Beck Accounting Scholarship
The Bill and Barbara Beck Scholarship will be open to all undergraduate, graduate, and professional school applicants with the following...
The Bill and Barbara Beck Scholarship will be open to all undergraduate,...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Up to $350
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bill Garton Memorial Aviation Scholarship
Awarded to an Aviation Flight or Aviation Management major with a 3.0 GPA who is a current member of an SIUC Aviation RSO or National Aviation...
Awarded to an Aviation Flight or Aviation Management major with a 3.0...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bill Harmon Scholarship
Recipient must be a sophomore or junior to use in his/her junior or senior year. The student must be a news-editorial major, with at least 12...
Recipient must be a sophomore or junior to use in his/her junior or...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$0.00 Bob Barrick Scholarship
Preference will be given to graduates of Lincoln Community High School in Lincoln, IL. Preference will be given to applicants with demonstrated...
Preference will be given to graduates of Lincoln Community High School...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Bob Ramsey Scholarship Fund
Awarded to a student majoring in Radio, Television, & Digital Media and demonstrates the need for financial assistance. This scholarship is awarded...
Awarded to a student majoring in Radio, Television, & Digital Media and...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Based on Availability. Generally $1000
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Boeing Information Systems and Applied 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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Boggs & Boggs Legal Writing Endowed Scholarship
1. Recipient will be an SIU Law student who writes an article that is selected by the Illinois Bar Journal Editorial Board for publication in the...
1. Recipient will be an SIU Law student who writes an article that is...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Brian Hunt New York Studies Scholarship
The Brian Hunt New York Studies Scholarship was established by SIU Carbondale Alum Brian Hunt to reward and encourage students pursuing a career in...
The Brian Hunt New York Studies Scholarship was established by SIU...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline02/01/2022
varies Brown Hope Opportunity Scholarship
The Kenneth Brown Hope and Opportunity Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following qualifications: 1. Priority will be given...
The Kenneth Brown Hope and Opportunity Scholarship will be open to all ...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Typically $1,000
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
Varies Bryan-Peak Endowed Scholarship
1. Recipient must be enrolled in an Education-related major or have been admitted to the Teacher Education Program. 2. Preference will be given to...
1. Recipient must be enrolled in an Education-related major or have been...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
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: 02/01/2022
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/01/2022
$2,000 Busby Family Nursing Endowed Scholarship
Recipient must be a student enrolled in the BSN program at Southern Illinois University Carbondale.
Recipient must be a student enrolled in the BSN program at Southern...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2022
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline02/01/2022