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
$2,000.00 Western Heritage Scholarship
The Western Heritage Program was established in recognition of Western’s...
Ended
$750.00 Western Illinois Now (WIN) Alumni Scholarships (Freshman)
This scholarship was established in May of 1990 upon recommendation of...
Ended
$500.00 William Harris-Kiwanis Pre-Law Scholarship
The William R. Harris Kiwanis Scholarship was established by the Macomb...
Ended
$1,000.00 WIU Foundation One Year Scholarship (Freshman)
The Western Illinois University Foundation Scholars program was first...
Ended
$4,000.00 "Three M" Communication Department Scholarship
The “Three M” Scholarship is established by Communication Department...
Ended
Varies Accountancy Scholarship
This scholarship is funded through annual donations to the Accountancy...
Ended
$0.00 ADA B. DRAKE & HAZEL M. OEST SCHOL
The Ada B. Drake and Hazel M. Oest Scholarship was established by Roscoe...
Ended
$1000 African American Studies Undergraduate Scholarship
This scholarship is supported by the Dean’s Office, College of Arts &...
Ended
$1000 ALBERT AND DOROTHY BURGARD SCHOLARSHIP IN ELEMENTARY EDUCATION
This account was established through a bequest of the estate of Dorothy...
Ended
$1000 Albert Eads Scholarship
Mary B. Ewing created this scholarship in memory of Albert Eads, who was...
Ended
$1600 ALPHA CHI SCHOLARSHIP
The Alpha Delta Kappa-Alpha Chi Chapter Honorary Teachers Sorority...
Ended
$4,000 ALPHONS J. RICHERT SCHOLARSHIP IN PSYCHOLOGY
The Alphons J. Richert Scholarship in Psychology Clinical/Community...
Ended
$0.00 Alumni ACPA Convention
The CSP Alumni ACPA Scholarship was established by alumni of the CSP...
Ended
$500.00 Anika Singh Memorial Scholarship
The Anika Singh Memorial Scholarship was established by Mandeep Singh...
Ended
$2,500.00 APICS
APICS is the leading provider of supply chain, logistics and operations...
Ended
$1500 ARLINGTON & ARLENE SEYMOUR SCHOLARSHIP
This scholarship was created by educators Arlington “Arlie” and Arlene...
Ended
Varies ASIS WIU CHAPTER SECURITY SCHOLARSHIP
The WIU Student Chapter of the American Society for Industrial Security...
Ended
$1,000 BEN HUGHES MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
This account was established in memory of Dr. Benjamin (Ben) Hughes. ...
Ended
$500 Bettye Thompson Scholarship in Gerontology
HISTORY: Dr. Bettye D. Thompson served as a faculty member from 1978...
Ended
$1,000.00 Beu Jeans for Scholarships
The concept for Beu Jeans for Scholarships materialized during a Beu...
Ended
$1000 Bob and Donna Pierson Scholarship
HISTORY: This account was established in Nov 2013 by a donation from...
Ended
$3000 BOB DAVIS SCHOLARSHIP
The Bob & Alice Davis Scholarship is funded by land sales proceeds....
Ended
$4000 Bruce Karaffa Family Scholarship
Bruce and Betty Karaffa started this scholarship in honor of their...
Ended
$0.00 Brzozowski Emerging Student Affairs Professional Scholarship
Alana and Jeremy Brzozowski reside in Canada and established this...
Ended
$1,500.00 C. Emery & Thelma B. Sallstrom Memorial Scholarship
The C. Emery and Thelma B. Sallstrom Memorial Scholarship Fund was...
Ended
$1000 Carin and Rodger Stutz Scholarship
Rodger and Carin Stutz are 1978 graduates of Law Enforcement...
Ended
$2000 Carol and Bill Myers Education scholarship
The Carol and Bill Myers Education Scholarship was created by Carol and...
Ended
$1000 CAROL JACOBSON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Carol Jacobson Remembrance Fund was established by Dr. Michael...
Ended
$2,000.00 CBT Distinguished Alumnus Scholarship
This scholarship was created to honor Holly Deem, a graduate of Western...
Ended
$1000 CHARLENE CALLISON SCHOLARSHIP
The Charlene G. Callison Fashion Merchandising Scholarship was...
Ended
$1,500 CHARLES A. LEONARD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Charles A. Leonard Memorial Fund was created in memory of Charles A....
Ended
$0.00 CHARLES GRICE AND JOSEPHINE LUMAN GRICE FLEISHER SCHOLARSHIP
Ended
$2,000 CHARLES R. & NANCY L. SHOEMATE SCHOLARSHIP
Charles R. (Dick) Shoemate and his wife Nancy created this scholarship...
Ended
$1,000 CHARLES SADLER MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Charles G. Sadler History Memorial Scholarship was established by...
Ended
$1,200.00 CHEF JOHN LAWRENCE SCHOLARSHIP
The Chef John Scholarship was established by Mr. John R. Lawrence to...
Ended
Varies Chicago Mercantile Exchange Transfer Scholarship
The CME Group Foundation provides scholarship assistance to support...
Ended
$500 CLARENCE E. NEFF MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Clarence E. Neff Memorial Scholarship was established by the family...
Ended
$2000 COEHS Dean's Office Freshman Scholarship
The College of Education and Human Services Dean’s Office established...
Ended
$500.00 COEHS Transfer Book Scholarship
Dr. Nancy Parsons created the COEHS Transfer Book Scholarship in...
Ended
$0.00 College of Arts and Sciences Fund for Excellence
Ended
$0.00 College Student Personnel Multicultural Scholarship
The CSP Multicultural Scholarship was established by an alumna of the...
Ended
$2,000.00 Colonel Marinda Coultas Wood Scholarship
This scholarship was established by WIU alum Col. Marinda Coultas Wood,...
Ended
$300 Continuing Student Alumni Award
HISTORY: This scholarship is being established to recognize and award...
Ended
$2,000.00 Country Financial Scholarship
This account was established by Country Financial to support business...
Ended
$2,000.00 Craig Neader Scholarship for Accountancy
Craig Neader, a graduate of Western Illinois University, is currently...
Ended
$1,400 DAN WEBB POLITICAL SCIENCE INTERN SCHOLARSHIP
Established in 1999 by distinguished alum Dan Webb, who was selected by...
Ended
varies Danielle Nguyen Memorial Scholarship
The Danielle Nguyen Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of...
Ended
$4,500 DARRELL & VIRGINIA DYKSTRA SCHOLARSHIP
The Darrell and Virginia Dykstra Memorial Scholarship was established in...
Ended
$350.00 David J. Bloomberg MBA Scholarship
Dr. Bloomberg was an Assistant Dean in the College of Business and...
Ended
$1,500 DAVID P. PASQUINI AWARD
The David P. Pasquini Award was established by the WIU History...
Ended