Our Opportunities

Welcome to SIU’s Online Scholarship Opportunity Manager! Here you will find over 600 scholarship opportunities available for you as an admitted 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 merit-based, college, departmental and alumni scholarship opportunities at SIU.

To apply for scholarship opportunities for the 2021-2022 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 SIU 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

All New Students – Our merit-based awards will be offered to eligible applicants until all funds are exhausted. You are encouraged to apply early to guarantee award availability. Awarding begins in September for new freshmen and for new transfer students. To find out more about our merit-based awards, please visit our Undergraduate Academic Scholarships website at scholarships.siu.edu.

New Freshmen Students – To be considered for the Chancellor’s Scholarship, you must submit a General Scholarship Application and Scholars Program Application by December 1, 2020. The Scholars Program Application will be located within your General Scholarship Account, if eligible.

New Transfer Students – To be considered for the Provost’s and Transfer Achievement Scholarships, you must submit the Transfer Scholars Program Application by February 22, 2021. The Transfer Scholars Program Application will be found within your General Application Account, if eligible.

New and Continuing Students – To be considered for college, departmental and alumni scholarship opportunities, your General Scholarship Application and all conditional applications must be submitted by December 1. MEDPREP students should apply no later than March 1 for major specific scholarship opportunities.

If you have questions about the SIU 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
$250 Extended Campus Scholarship - Fall
Recipient must be in good academic standing and have financial need. Recipient must also be enrolled in at least 6 credit hours and not be located...
Recipient must be in good academic standing and have financial need. ...
  • Deadline: 11/15/2020
  • Award: $250
Deadline11/15/2020
Varies Alongi Legacy Scholarship
The John R. Alongi Family of Du Quoin, Illinois has established the Alongi Legacy Scholarship Endowment to provide scholarships to area students...
The John R. Alongi Family of Du Quoin, Illinois has established the...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
$250.00 Black Alumni Group (BAG) Book/Supplies Stipend
The establishment of the Book Stipend Grant offers the opportunity for the Black Alumni Group, (BAG), to financially assist Black undergraduate...
The establishment of the Book Stipend Grant offers the opportunity for...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies Elizabeth Lewis Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by gifts and the endowment created by the Lewis family to memorialize Mrs. Elizabeth Harris Lewis. Qualifications...
This scholarship is funded by gifts and the endowment created by the...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies Jackson County Family YMCA Scholarship
The Jackson County Family YMCA Scholarship directed by the SIU Alumni Association was funded by an endowment created by the former Jackson County...
The Jackson County Family YMCA Scholarship directed by the SIU Alumni...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
$2,500 - $3,000 Keith and Carol Sanders Alumni Scholarship
The Keith and Carol Sanders Alumni Scholarship is designed to encourage high-achieving, low-income students from Benton Consolidated High School in...
The Keith and Carol Sanders Alumni Scholarship is designed to encourage...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500 - $3,000
Deadline12/01/2020
1,000 - 2,500 Legacy Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association wishes to recognize the unique relationship between SIU alumni and their Alma Mater. To perpetuate this relationship,...
The SIU Alumni Association wishes to recognize the unique relationship...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: 1,000 - 2,500
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies Rebecca and Jerry Kill SIU Alumni Association Scholarship
This fund is being initiated by the SIU Alumni Association using funds from Liberty Mutual to honor former SIU football coach Jerry Kill. Coach...
This fund is being initiated by the SIU Alumni Association using funds...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies Roscoe Pulliam Memorial Scholarship
The Roscoe Pulliam Scholarship Fund (established in 1953 by the late Mabel Pulliam and later restructured by his family), is a memorial in honor of...
The Roscoe Pulliam Scholarship Fund (established in 1953 by the late...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Chicagoland Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Chicagoland Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association Chicagoland Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Jackson County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Jackson County Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association Jackson County Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Jefferson County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Jefferson Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association Jefferson Chapter Scholarship will be awarded...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Peoria Tri-County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Peoria Tri-County Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the...
The SIU Alumni Association Peoria Tri-County Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Perry County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Perry County Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association Perry County Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Prairie Capitol Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Prairie Capitol Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the...
The SIU Alumni Association Prairie Capitol Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Saline County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Saline County Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association Saline County Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association St. Louis Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association St. Louis Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association St. Louis Chapter Scholarship will be awarded...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
$500.00 SIU Alumni Association Textbook Award
The SIU Alumni Association awards 25 textbook awards to students each year for the Fall and Spring semesters. To qualify, a student must have at...
The SIU Alumni Association awards 25 textbook awards to students each...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Union County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Union County Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the following...
The SIU Alumni Association Union County Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Washington D.C. Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Washington D.C. Alumni Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the...
The SIU Alumni Association Washington D.C. Alumni Chapter Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies SIU Alumni Association Williamson County Chapter Scholarship
The SIU Alumni Association Williamson County Chapter Scholarship will be awarded on a nondiscriminatory basis to all applicants who meet the...
The SIU Alumni Association Williamson County Chapter Scholarship will be...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies St. Louis County Alumni Scholarship
Recipient must be from St. Louis County, Missouri and must be an entering freshman or entering transfer student if there are no entering freshmen...
Recipient must be from St. Louis County, Missouri and must be an...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
Varies Support Black Undergraduate Education Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship fund established by The Black Alumni Group of the SIU Alumni Association at the Southern Illinois University Foundation to be used for...
Scholarship fund established by The Black Alumni Group of the SIU Alumni...
  • Deadline: 12/01/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/01/2020
$500 Non-Traditional Student Services Scholarship
Awarded to a non-traditional undergraduate student with a commitment to academics, service, and campus involvement.
Awarded to a non-traditional undergraduate student with a commitment to...
  • Deadline: 12/04/2020
  • Award: $500
Deadline12/04/2020
$1,000 Piper-McMahan Scholarship
The Piper-McMahan Scholarship is awarded to a full-time sophomore, junior, or senior student who has attended high school in Jackson County,...
The Piper-McMahan Scholarship is awarded to a full-time sophomore,...
  • Deadline: 12/04/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline12/04/2020
$0.00 Henry & Florence Belle VonHeidecker Memorial Scholarship in Engineering
Recipient must be a graduate of Massac County High School Scholarship shall be awarded to students majoring in the engineering
Recipient must be a graduate of Massac County High School Scholarship...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
varies Abbass Annual Award in Anthropology Fund
To be used by graduate students in anthropology to assist in defraying expenses for M.A. theses or PH.D. dissertations. The recipient shall be an...
To be used by graduate students in anthropology to assist in defraying...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
varies Accounting Challenge Award
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
$1,000 Accounting Circle Scholarship
Recipient must be majoring in Accounting.
Recipient must be majoring in Accounting.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000
varies Active Duty Military Scholarship Fall
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in online or off-campus courses, and must be utilizing TA, ING, or be...
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies per credit hour Active Duty Military Scholarship Spring
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in online or off-campus courses, and must be utilizing TA, ING, or be...
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies per credit hour
Varies Active Duty Military Scholarship Summer
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in online or off-campus courses, and must be utilizing TA, IVG, or be...
Must be an active duty service member, enrolled or planning to enroll in...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies each semester Active Duty Military Spouse Scholarship - Fall
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must be enrolled or planning to enroll in off-campus or online courses. ...
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies each semester
Varies Active Duty Military Spouse Scholarship - Spring
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must be enrolled or planning to enroll in off-campus or online courses. ...
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies each semester Active Duty Military Spouse Scholarship - Summer
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must be enrolled or planning to enroll in off-campus or online courses. ...
Recipient must be the spouse of an Active Duty service member and must...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies each semester
varies Advanced Technical Studies Scholarship
Awarded to an enrolled student majoring in Technical Resource Management.
Awarded to an enrolled student majoring in Technical Resource Management.
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
Varies African-American Achievement Scholarship
Scholars must be full-time undergraduate students at SIU Carbondale who have completed a minimum of 30 hours (12 at SIUC), have a minimum GPA of...
Scholars must be full-time undergraduate students at SIU Carbondale who...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Al H. and James Chesser Scholarship
Preference shall be given, in the following order, to a law student who: a) is or who has a parent, guardian, grandparent, aunt or uncle who is a...
Preference shall be given, in the following order, to a law student who:...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Aldo Migone, Morteza Daneshdoost, Marvin Zeman Scholarship
The Aldo Migone, Morteza Daneshdoost, Marvin Zeman Scholarship is open to all applicants with the following qualifications: 1. A current Graduate...
The Aldo Migone, Morteza Daneshdoost, Marvin Zeman Scholarship is open...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Generally $500 Alfred E. Smith Memorial Scholarship
The Alfred E. Smith Memorial Scholarship is open to incoming SIU freshman admitted into the College of Business.
The Alfred E. Smith Memorial Scholarship is open to incoming SIU...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Generally $500
Varies Allan and Wanda McCabe Scholarship
Scholarship awarded to a student: a) junior or senior Animal Science major with special interest in beef cattle production; b) is from Southern...
Scholarship awarded to a student: a) junior or senior Animal Science...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Ameren Corporation Freeman Trailblazer Scholarship
The scholarship is to be provided to a second year female, or student who identifies as female, minority Law student with a demonstrated commitment...
The scholarship is to be provided to a second year female, or student...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Graduate Scholarship
The Carbondale Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is offering an AAUW Graduate Scholarship. The scholarship will be...
The Carbondale Branch of the American Association of University Women...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 American Association of University Women (AAUW) Undergraduate Scholarship
The Carbondale Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is offering the Leila Marvin AAUW Scholarship. The Scholarship is...
The Carbondale Branch of the American Association of University Women...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
$500 American Association of University Women Joyce A. Kelly Memorial Scholarship
Awarded to a current, non-traditional, female student at SIU Carbondale. This scholarship is awarded by the American Association of University...
Awarded to a current, non-traditional, female student at SIU Carbondale....
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $500
Varies Ancient Legacies Scholarship and Operational Fund
Scholarship will be open to applicants who have enrolled or students intending to enroll at SIUC. They must demonstrate that they can make (or...
Scholarship will be open to applicants who have enrolled or students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andrew L. Eggemeyer Memorial Architectural Studies Scholarship
Awarded to a resident of Southern Illinois, who is enrolled in the Architectural Studies program, is in good academic standing, and has provided...
Awarded to a resident of Southern Illinois, who is enrolled in the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
Varies Andrew Range Endowed Scholarship
The Andrew Range Scholarship was established to honor and celebrate the life of this remarkable young man and to pay forward his positive...
The Andrew Range Scholarship was established to honor and celebrate the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: Varies
varies Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Scholarship in Music Fund
The Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a female music major and restricted to students from southern Illinois.
The Ann Fisher Brouillette Memorial Scholarship is awarded to a female...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies
varies Anna Jackson Scholarship
The Anna Jackson Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the following qualifications: 1. Recipient must be a full-time student at SIU...
The Anna Jackson Scholarship will be open to all applicants with the...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: varies