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 Alongi Legacy Scholarship
The John R. Alongi Family of Du Quoin, Illinois has established the...
Ended
Varies Alpha Phi Alpha, Beta Eta Chapter Scholarship
Scholarship for an undergraduate who is an active member of Beta Eta...
Ended
Varies Alumni Constituency Society Scholarship for Architecture
*Scholarship for students who are a relative of an SIU...
Ended
Varies Andrew L. Eggemeyer Memorial Architectural Studies Scholarship
Awarded to a resident of Southern Illinois, who is enrolled in the...
Ended
Varies Anna Jackson Scholarship
The Anna Jackson Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the...
Ended
Varies Anne West English Scholarship
Scholarships shall be awarded to needy students of high scholastic...
Ended
Varies Anne West Journalism Scholarship
Scholarship for needy students with high scholastic standing, majoring...
Ended
Varies Anthropology Undergraduate Scholarship
Scholarship for senior studying anthropology.
Ended
Varies Antonio A. Washington Memorial Leadership Award
Applicants must have demonstrated in leadership accomplishments high...
Ended
Varies Arah May Dunn Belbas Scholarship
Arah May Dunn Belbas was a native of Marissa, Illinois, who spent most...
Ended
Varies Arthur and Sammye Aikman Educational Council of 100 Prospective Teacher Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the Teacher Education Program in the...
Ended
Varies Arthur M. Horne Student Award
Award will be given to a student actively enrolled in Master’s, Ed.S, or...
Ended
Varies Asian-American Fund Award
Scholarship for Asian-American students
Ended
Typically $500 Asthagiri Chandra Sekaran Award for the Most Outstanding Female MBA Graduate Student
Award for the most outstanding graduating female MBA student of SIU...
Ended
Varies Aude-Reid Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to student majoring in agribusiness economics,...
Ended
Varies Audrey Tomera Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate students in curriculum and instruction.
Ended
Varies Augusta & Jimmy Auerbach Memorial Scholarship for Foreign Students
Created by the family of SIU alumna, Dr. Augusta Auerbach. Preference...
Ended
Varies Auxilia C. Hsu Scholarship
Scholarship for graduate student majoring in Professional Media and...
Ended
Varies Aviation Management and Flight New Student Scholarship
Scholarship for an incoming student in Aviation Flight or Aviation...
Ended
Varies Avona Eloise Greene Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in health care management with a minimum...
Ended
Varies Bakerywala Electrical Engineering Scholarship
Full time student in the Electrical Engineering, with financial need...
Ended
$2,000 Balancing Education, Experience, and Reality (BEER) Scholarship
Recipient must be a junior or senior. Recipient must be in good...
Ended
Varies Banes School of Education Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the School of Education.
Ended
$2,000 - $4,000 Barbara Brown Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for a continuing or incoming student, in good standing,...
Ended
Varies Barbara Cordoni Legacy Scholarship - Alison Hiller
Scholarship for full-time undergraduates in the Achieve...
Ended
Varies Barbara Spieth Academic Merit Scholarship
Scholarship for an incoming or continuing student with a minimum GPA...
Ended
Varies Barbara Spieth Transfer Student Academic Merit Scholarship
Scholarship for an incoming community college transfer...
Ended
Varies Basanta-Wells Agricultural Sciences Scholarship
Recipient must be majoring in Agribusiness Economics; Agricultural...
Ended
Varies Baseball General Scholarship
Scholarship for a student-athlete in Baseball
Ended
$1,000 Bates Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship for a student in the College of Engineering, Computing,...
Ended
Typically $1,000 Beatrice and Bayard Scotland Scholarship
Awarded to a female student with a minimum GPA of 3.0.
Ended
Varies Benton K. Berry Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship for outstanding undergraduate students majoring in Physics.
Ended
Varies Bernice Newton Gore Memorial Scholarship in Elementary Education
Scholarship for a student from Marion, IL, majoring in education.
Ended
Varies Besterfield Industrial Technology Scholarship
Scholarship for a junior in the School of Applied Engineering &...
Ended
Varies Betty and John McDaniels Scholarship
Scholarship for undergraduate students majoring in English who have...
Ended
Varies Betty Fladeland Award
Recipient must have a major or minor in Women, Gender and Sexuality...
Ended
Varies Bettye and Gene Lauderdale Scholarship
Preference will be given to a graduate of Pope County or Meridian High...
Ended
Varies Bilder Art Scholarship
Recipient must be a 2D (Drawing, Painting, and Printmaking) student in...
Ended
Varies Bill & Rose Cornell Scholarship
*Scholarship for a member of the Men’s Track Team and/or Cross Country...
Ended
Up to $350 Bill G. and Marjorie Allen Scholarship
Preference shall be given to an undergraduate student majoring in Music...
Ended
Varies Bill Potter Scholarship
Scholarship through Library Affairs.
Ended
$250 Black Alumni Group (BAG) Book/Supplies Stipend
The establishment of the Book Stipend Grant offers the opportunity for...
Ended
Varies Blaudow/ATS Program for Technical Leadership in Manufacturing Scholarship
Scholarship for a full-time student studying science, technology,...
Ended
Varies BLDD SIU Architects Scholarship
Annual scholarship for a student majoring in architecture or design.
Ended
Varies Block & Bridle Alumni Association Outstanding Member Award
Awarded to an outstanding member of the Block & Bridle RSO.
Ended
Varies Bob Barrick Scholarship
Preference will be given to graduates of Lincoln Community High School...
Ended
Varies Bob G. & Mary Beth Gower Scholarship
The Bob G. & Mary Beth Gower Scholarship is awarded for summer...
Ended
Varies Boeing Computer Science Scholarship
Recipient must be a computer science major. Preference will be given to...
Ended
Varies Boeing Engineering Scholarship
Scholarship for an engineering student with a minimum cumulative GPA...
Ended
Varies Bonnie M. Koblitz Scholarship for Plant Biology
Scholarship for a student with demonstrated financial need majoring in...
Ended