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 Michael R. Peters - Aviationinterviews.com Aviation Scholarship
Mike Peters, a former SIU Flight/Management student (1996-1999),...
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$1,000 Bill Mehrtens Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a student majoring in criminal justice.
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Varies Elmer H. Johnson Criminology and Criminal Justice Scholarship for Outstanding New Students
Scholarship for an outstanding new student in criminology and criminal...
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Varies Elmer H. Johnson Criminology and Criminal Justice Scholarship for Outstanding Seniors
Scholarship for a full-time student majoring in Criminology and...
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Varies Arthur T. Ross Automotive Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time student in Automotive...
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Varies James E. White Automotive Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time SIU Automotive Technology Major in good...
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Varies Billie Wills Award in Agribusiness Economics
Scholarship for an incoming freshman studying agribusiness...
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$2,000 SIU Women's Club Dorothy Morris Traditional Student Scholarship
One scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate female student...
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$2,000 SIU Women's Club Joyce Guyon Non-Traditional Student Scholarship
One scholarship will be awarded each year to a non-traditional...
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Varies Lonnie Russell Research Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in physiology.
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Varies Braden K. Jones Scholarship
Dr. Braden K. Jones is a graduate of SIU Carbondale and the SIU School...
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Varies Harold and Lana Bardo MEDPREP Scholarship
Recipient shall be in the MEDPREP program and must have demonstrated...
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Varies Jacquelynn K. Lott Women's Basketball Scholarship
Scholarship for a current member of the women’s basketball team.
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Varies John S. Lewis Memorial Scholarship
The John S. Lewis Memorial Scholarship was established to memorialize...
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Varies Lori L. Quigg Civil Engineering Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship for civil engineering majors entering their Junior or...
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Varies MEDPREP Benefactors' Scholarship
Scholarship for a current MEDPREP student. Recipient must have...
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Varies MEDPREP Scholarship
The MEDPREP Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the...
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Varies Shirley J. McGlinn Scholarship
The Shirley J. McGlinn Scholarship is open to all applicants who are...
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Varies W. G. Robinson-McNeese, MD Scholarship
Awarded to Carbondale MEDPREP student based on financial need.
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$1,000 William Orlando "Tippy" Cook Scholarship
Scholarship for an SIU student athlete with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
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Varies E. Claude Coleman-Plan “A”- James Robert Sanders Scholarship
Scholarship for an English student who has received a grade of B or...
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$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Anna Morris Graduate Scholarship
Awarded to a female student currently enrolled at SIU Carbondale AND...
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$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Lelia Marvin Undergraduate Scholarship
Awarded to an outstanding female student from John A. Logan College who...
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$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Lorelei Ruiz Women in Aviation Scholarship
Awarded to a female student currently enrolled at Southern Illinois...
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$500 American Association of University Women Joyce A. Kelly Memorial Graduate Scholarship
Awarded to a non-traditional female student currently enrolled at SIU...
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Varies Benjamin T. Miller Memorial Art Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the School of Art & Design.
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Varies Bill Garton Memorial Aviation Scholarship
Mr. Garton was a proud member of the Aviation Flight Program faculty at...
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Varies Brent Kington Metalsmith Scholarship
The Brent Kington Metalsmith Scholarship is awarded to a graduate...
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Varies David D. Main Scholarship
*Scholarship for students enrolled in Aviation Flight courses.
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Varies Dream Achievers Scholarship
The Dream Achievers Scholarship was established in concert with the...
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Varies Esther Noffke Memorial Aviation Scholarship
The Esther Noffke Memorial Aviation Scholarship was established to honor...
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Varies Frank L. Geske, Jr. and Lynn Geske Engineering Scholarship
Scholarship for a student currently enrolled full-time majoring in...
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Varies Frasca International Scholarship
The Frasca International Scholarship was established by Frasca...
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Varies Harold Grosowsky Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a junior or senior majoring in Art & Design with...
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Varies Herbert H. Howell Aviation Management Scholarship
Awarded to an outstanding senior majoring in Aviation Management with...
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Varies Innovation in Design Scholarship
Scholarship for a student majoring in design.
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Varies Lu Ann Gatewood and Gina Gatewood Trover Scholarship
The Lu Ann Gatewood and Gina Gatewood Trover Scholarship was established...
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Varies Rick Stahl Memorial Scholarship in Aviation
Friends and family of the late Rick Stahl have established the Rick...
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Varies Ryan McShane Hope Flys Scholarship
The Ryan McShane Hope Flys Scholarship was established to recognize...
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Varies Victor L. Davis Memorial Scholarship
Victor Davis was the President of the Black Aviation Association (BAA),...
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Varies Military Spouse Scholarship
Scholarship for a current active-duty spouse or surviving spouse (as...
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Varies Peggy Ramsey Botterman and Mark R. Botterman Scholarship
Scholarship for SIU students with demonstrated involvement at the Paul...
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Varies Foothold Scholarship
Recipient must be a student participating in the SIU Alumni...
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Varies Alumni Barristers Scholarship
Scholarship for a law student.
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Varies Chad A. Rubin, M.D., FACS Microbiology Endowed Scholarship
Recipient must be an Undergraduate or Graduate student majoring in...
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Varies Faculty Scholarship in Microbiology
Awarded to a student majoring in microbiology, in good academic...
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Varies Maurice Ogur Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for an undergraduate student in Microbiology
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Varies Microbiology Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time current student in Microbiology.
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Varies Microbiology Student Leadership Award
Scholarship for a student majoring in microbiology who has been active...
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Varies 50th Anniversary of SIUC Aviation Technology Scholarship
Scholarship for a junior or senior enrolled in Aviation Technology...
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