Joseph R. Withers Memorial Scholarship

The Joseph R. Withers Memorial Scholarship was established and funded by family and friends in memory of Joe Withers.


  • Enrolled full time at WIU
  • Minimum 2.8 GPA at WIU, high school (for incoming freshman), or transfer (for new transfer)
  • Child of a single parent with financial need based on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Preference to a student from the Peoria area

Questions regarding eligibility? Contact:
WIU Scholarship Office (Current Students), WIU Scholarship Office (New Freshman)