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
$1,000 CHARLES SADLER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Charles G. Sadler History Memorial Scholarship was established by...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,200.00 CHEF JOHN LAWRENCE SCHOLARSHIP
The Chef John Scholarship was established by Mr. John R. Lawrence to...
Deadline03/15/2023
Varies Chicago Mercantile Exchange Transfer Scholarship
The CME Group Foundation provides scholarship assistance to support...
Deadline03/15/2023
$900 CHOWN/HIMMEL SPECIAL EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Chown/Himmel Special Education Scholarship was established by former...
Deadline03/15/2023
$2,000.00 Clarence & Josephine Johnson Scholarship
The Clarence E. and Josephine L. Johnson Scholarship was established by...
Deadline03/15/2023
$500 CLARENCE E. NEFF MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Clarence E. Neff Memorial Scholarship was established by the family...
Deadline03/15/2023
$500.00 Clela Trotter Wilson Scholarship
NOTE: THIS IS AN OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIP – eligible students should contact...
Deadline03/15/2023
$650.00 Clifford B. Latherow Memorial Scholarship
The Clifford B. Latherow Four-Year WIU Foundation Scholarship was...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1000 Clyde Cronkhite Scholarship
Deadline03/15/2023
$500 COEHS Dean's Non-Traditional Scholarship
This scholarship was created to recognize single family or married...
Deadline03/15/2023
$2000 COEHS Dean's Office Freshman Scholarship
The College of Education and Human Services Dean’s Office established...
Deadline03/15/2023
$500.00 COEHS Transfer Book Scholarship
Dr. Nancy Parsons created the COEHS Transfer Book Scholarship in...
Deadline03/15/2023
$0.00 College of Arts and Sciences Fund for Excellence
Deadline03/15/2023
$0.00 College Student Personnel Multicultural Scholarship
The CSP Multicultural Scholarship was established by an alumna of the...
Deadline03/15/2023
$850.00 Collin S. Wilcox Scholarship
The Collin S. Wilcox Scholarship was established by Mrs. Irene Schulze...
Deadline03/15/2023
$2,000.00 Colonel Marinda Coultas Wood Scholarship
This scholarship was established by WIU alum Col. Marinda Coultas Wood,...
Deadline03/15/2023
$300 Continuing Student Alumni Award
HISTORY: This scholarship is being established to recognize and award...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,500.00 Corydon Hubbert Scholarship
The Corydon M. Hubbert Endowed Scholarship was established in memory of...
Deadline03/15/2023
varies Counselor Education Alumni Scholarship
The Counselor Education Alumni Scholarship was established by the...
Deadline03/15/2023
$2,000.00 Country Financial Scholarship
This account was established by Country Financial to support business...
Deadline03/15/2023
$2,500.00 Craig F. Glattly Memorial Scholarship
The Craig F. Glattly Foundation was formed upon Craig?۪s untimely...
Deadline03/15/2023
$2,000.00 Craig Neader Scholarship for Accountancy
Craig Neader, a graduate of Western Illinois University, is currently...
Deadline03/15/2023
$500 DAN AND SHERYL YODER RPTA SCHOLARSHIP
HISTORY: Dr. Dan Yoder was a professor in the Recreation, Parks, and...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,400 DAN WEBB POLITICAL SCIENCE INTERN SCHOLARSHIP
Established in 1999 by distinguished alum Dan Webb, who was selected by...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,000.00 Dana Lynn Park Memorial Scholarship
The Dana Lynn Park Memorial Scholarship was established by Mrs. Ellie...
Deadline03/15/2023
varies Danielle Nguyen Memorial Scholarship
The Danielle Nguyen Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of...
Deadline03/15/2023
$4,500 DARRELL & VIRGINIA DYKSTRA SCHOLARSHIP
The Darrell and Virginia Dykstra Memorial Scholarship was established in...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,000.00 Dave & Jackie Thompson Scholarship for Military Dependents
Dave Thompson, a Macomb Northwestern Mutual Financial agent, and his...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,000.00 David & Gretchen Miller Scholarship
This scholarship was established by David and Gretchen (Bergschneider)...
Deadline03/15/2023
$350.00 David J. Bloomberg MBA Scholarship
Dr. Bloomberg was an Assistant Dean in the College of Business and...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,500 DAVID P. PASQUINI AWARD
The David P. Pasquini Award was established by the WIU History...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1000 Dawn and Joel Thys Endowed Scholarship
Joel Thys was raised on a dairy farm in rural Iowa, where his work ethic...
Deadline03/15/2023
varies Dea Forney CSP Alumni Scholarship
The College Student Personnel (CSP) Alumni Scholarship was established...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1000 Dean and Ellen Zoerink Scholarship
Dean and Ellen Zoerink Scholarship established the scholarship upon...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1000 Delano and Margaret Kruzan Scholarship
Delano Kruzan graduated from WIU in 1960 with a Bachelor of Education...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,000.00 Delbert & Olive Bussan Memorial Scholarship
The Delbert Bussan Memorial Scholarship was established by WIU alumnus...
Deadline03/15/2023
Varies Delores M. Ryner Scholarship
The Dolores M. Ryner Scholarship was established after the deaths of...
Deadline03/15/2023
Varies Delta Sigma Pi Alumni Scholarship
This scholarship was established by two Alumni Brothers of Delta Sigma...
Deadline03/15/2023
Varies Delta Sigma Pi Scholarship
Delta Sigma Pi is a professional fraternity organized to foster the...
Deadline03/15/2023
Varies Delta Tau Delta Scholarship
THIS SCHOLARSHIP REQUIRES AN EXTERNAL APPLICATION. To apply, please...
Deadline03/15/2023
$4000 DENNIS LUBBS MEMORIAL GEOGRAPHY SCHOLARSHIP
HISTORY: The Western Illinois University Foundation will hereby...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,000.00 Department of Finance Real Estate Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by an anonymous donor. CRITERIA: Finance...
Deadline03/15/2023
varies Department of Pyschology Outstanding Junior Award
The Department of Psychology Outstanding Junior Award was established to...
Deadline03/15/2023
$3000 Diane Decker Scholarship
The Diane Decker Scholarship was established by alumnus, Joe Decker, who...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1,000.00 Don Johnson Memorial Scholarship
NOTE: THIS IS AN OUTSIDE SCHOLARSHIP – eligible students should contact...
Deadline03/15/2023
$1000 Donald Haisch Scholarship
This scholarship fund has been established by Mr. Donald .A. Haisch in...
Deadline03/15/2023
$800 DONALD J POINDEXTER SCHOLARSHIP
The Donald J. Poindexter Scholarship was established in memory of a...
Deadline03/15/2023
$3,000 DONALD MARSHALL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Don Marshall Memorial Fund was established in memory of Don...
Deadline03/15/2023
$750 DONALD R. BRIDE SCHOLARSHIP
The Donald R. Bride Scholarship was established from the estate of Mr....
Deadline03/15/2023
$1000 Donna S. Phillips Scholarship
This account was established in 2004 to honor Dr. Donna Phillips, former...
Deadline03/15/2023