Department and Campus Scholarships

Department Scholarships

Campus Scholarship Opportunities & Programs

In earliest deadline order (list will remain throughout the year, so some deadlines will be past):

The Illinois Club

Apply Online

The awards offered are:

  • Make-A-Difference Awards - $2,000 each, three to five awards
  • Judith Life Ikenberry Fine Arts Award - $3,400
  • Susan T. Haney Social Work Award - $3,000
  • Isabelle Purnell Education Awards - $2,000 each, three to five awards

You will be notified via e-mail when your application is received. In December or January you will be e-mailed again about the status of your application. If you are a semifinalist you will be interviewed in late January or early February, with notification of all awards occurring shortly thereafter. Study Abroad student interviews may be Skyped. The winners will be feted at a Scholarship Awards Brunch in early March.

Helpful hints regarding supporting documents

The UI National and International Scholarship Program

This program coordinates and assists in applications to highly competitive national and international scholarships and fellowships. Deadlines vary and early planning (as in YEARS) is critical for success. See the program website for more information or email the Program staff to set up a visit to discuss possibilities.

Financial Aid Scholarship Resources

Options through Illinois' Office of Student Financial Aid