All Opportunities

2022-23 DEADLINES:*

We also recommend students use our Scholarship Checklist for New Freshman or Scholarship Checklist for New Transfers" or Scholarship Checklist for Returning Students

If you have questions regarding the WIU Scholarship Portal, refer to our Online Application Instructions & FAQs. For questions regarding department scholarships, please contact the appropriate department.

Late applications will be accepted for reduced consideration during subsequent rounds of awarding. Students submitting a late application will only be contacted if they are selected as a scholarship recipient.

LISTED AWARD AMOUNTS ARE ESTIMATED AND SUBJECT TO CHANGE. Visit wiu.edu/scholarships for additional information.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
varies Carol J. Grice Major Scholarship
The Carol J. Grice Major Scholarship was established by Dr. George Grice...
$500 Fusion for Innovation Scholarship
Full time enrollment, Undergraduate student pursuing a major or minor in...
$750 ROBERT HENRY BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIP
This award was established by Dr. Gerald Lang, Dean, College of Arts and...
$1,000.00 Pogue Family Scholarship (Current)
The “Pogue Family Scholarship” was established to honor Captain Earl G....
Ended
Varies A. L. Knoblauch Scholarship
The A.L. and Muriel Knoblauch Scholarship was established in honor of...
Ended
$2,000.00 Alice Bennett Kellogg Kinesiology Scholarship
Alice Bennett Kellogg was a graduate of WIU and is a legendary name on...
Ended
$1,000.00 Alice Irene Gardner Schulze & Irene M. Schulze Wilcox Scholarship
The Alice Irene Gardner Schulze and Irene M. Schulze Wilcox Scholarship...
Ended
$1,500.00 Andrea Passmore Memorial Scholarship
The Andrea Passmore Memorial Scholarship was established by her family...
Ended
$500.00 Betty & Henry Ruebush Scholarship
The Ruebush family has a strong reputation in McDonough County, IL as...
Ended
$2,000.00 Burdette & Kathryn Knappenberger Scholarship
The Burdette & Kathryn Knappenberger Scholarship Fund was established...
Ended
$2,000.00 C. Robin Frieden Memorial Scholarship
NOTE: THIS IS AN OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIP – eligible students should contact...
Ended
$500.00 Clela Trotter Wilson Scholarship
NOTE: THIS IS AN OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIP – eligible students should contact...
Ended
$650.00 Clifford B. Latherow Memorial Scholarship
The Clifford B. Latherow Four-Year WIU Foundation Scholarship was...
Ended
$850.00 Collin S. Wilcox Scholarship
The Collin S. Wilcox Scholarship was established by Mrs. Irene Schulze...
Ended
$2,500.00 Craig F. Glattly Memorial Scholarship
The Craig F. Glattly Foundation was formed upon Craig?۪s untimely...
Ended
$1,000.00 Dana Lynn Park Memorial Scholarship
The Dana Lynn Park Memorial Scholarship was established by Mrs. Ellie...
Ended
$1,000.00 Dave & Jackie Thompson Scholarship for Military Dependents
Dave Thompson, a Macomb Northwestern Mutual Financial agent, and his...
Ended
$1,000.00 Delbert & Olive Bussan Memorial Scholarship
The Delbert Bussan Memorial Scholarship was established by WIU alumnus...
Ended
$3000 Diane Decker Scholarship
The Diane Decker Scholarship was established by alumnus, Joe Decker, who...
Ended
$1,000.00 Don Johnson Memorial Scholarship
NOTE: THIS IS AN OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIP – eligible students should contact...
Ended
$200.00 Dorothy E. Watson Scholarship
This account was established in the name of Dorothy E....
Ended
$750.00 Dr. L. R. & Leatha Bain Scholarship
This account was established by friends and family of Dr. L. R. Bain to...
Ended
$1,000.00 Dr. Russell R. Dohner Scholarship
Dr. Dohner graduated from Vermont High School in 1943. His father had...
Ended
$1,000.00 Eric Hill Memorial Scholarship in Honor of Michael Meador
This scholarship is a memorial for Eric Hill, an outstanding individual,...
Ended
TBD First State Bank of Illinois Scholarship
NOTE: THIS SCHOLARSHIP REQUIRES OUTSIDE APPLICATION. To obtain an...
Ended
$1,000.00 Grove B. and Olive Tyson Scholarship
The Grove B. and Olive Tyson Scholarship was established by Thelma and...
Ended
$1,000.00 Herman R. Koester Scholarship
The Herman Koester Scholarship was established by Roscoe Linder in honor...
Ended
$250.00 Hortense Young Simpson Scholarship
This account was established by Helen Young Pearson in honor of Hortense...
Ended
$1,000.00 Hylton A. Huseth Family Memorial Scholarship
This account was established by Bide and Mary Thomas of Rushville,...
Ended
$1,000.00 Ishikawa-Fullmer Family Trust Alumni Scholarship
The Ishikawa-Fullmer Family Trust Alumni Scholarship was established by...
Ended
$0.00 Jackie & Dave Thompson Scholarship
Retired WIU Vice President for Administrative Services Jackie Thompson...
Ended
$4000 James and Veronica Shipp Scholarship
HISTORY: James E. Shipp received his bachelor’s degree in education from...
Ended
$500.00 James S. & Beatrice Wehrly Book Scholarship
This account was established by Dr. Beatrice (Bea) & Jim...
Ended
$1,000.00 Jim Miner Scholarship
Jim Miner Scholarship was established by Macomb resident, WIU alum, and...
Ended
$200.00 John H. & Mary E. Watson Scholarship
This account was established by Dorothy Watson in the name of her...
Ended
$1,500.00 Joseph R. Withers Memorial Scholarship
The Joseph R. Withers Memorial Scholarship was established and funded by...
Ended
$1,000.00 Keith F. Scott Scholarship
The Keith F. and Virginia M. Scott Scholarship was established by Mrs....
Ended
Minimum $500 Kenneth L. Dixon Memorial Scholarship
The Kenneth L. Dixon Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of...
Ended
$1,000.00 Kenneth T. & Betty L. Wright Scholarship
This scholarship was established by local veterinarian Dr. Kenneth and...
Ended
$1,000.00 Leon & Marion Lamet Memorial Scholarship (Freshman)
The Leon and Marion Lamet Memorial Scholarship was established from the...
Ended
$1,000.00 Leroy Daniels Scholarship
The Leroy Daniels Scholarship was established in 1986 by the Gwendolyn...
Ended
$1000 Marta Mounce Hayes Memorial Elks Scholarship
The Marta Mounce Hayes Memorial Macomb Elks #1009 Scholarship was...
Ended
$1,000.00 Mary McCutcheon Hofsess Scholarship
The Mary McCutcheon Hofsess Scholarship was established by Helen E....
Ended
$350.00 Matthew Kieffer Memorial Scholarship
The Matthew Kieffer Memorial Fund was established in memory of Matthew...
Ended
$1000 Max Runkle Endowed Scholarship for Biology
Max William Runkle, a native of Macomb, Illinois, was a proud graduate...
Ended
$2,000.00 Michael Litwin Scholarship
The Michael J. Litwin Scholarship was established by WIU College of...
Ended
$1,000.00 Minority Achievement Scholarship
The Minority Achievement Program was established to support talented...
Ended
$300.00 Mitchell John Sportsmanship Scholarship
NOTE: THIS SCHOLARSHIP REQUIRES OUTSIDE APPLICATION. To obtain an...
Ended
$1,000.00 Robert S. Krause Scholarship
Robert Krause received his bachelor’s degree in art in 1967. He was Vice...
Ended
$1,250.00 Sheila A. Grone Roehlk Scholarship (Freshman)
Sheila attended Farnham, Allen Park, and Lombard schools before she...
Ended