Scholarships

St. Louis Leatherneck Scholarship 

The St. Louis Leatherneck scholarship awards $1,000 annually to incoming freshmen from the metro St. Louis area beginning in the fall 2020 semester.

What are the requirements?

  • Incoming freshman
  • Resident of Madison, Monroe or St. Clair counties in Illinois
  • Resident of Jefferson, St. Charles, St. Louis counties and St. Louis city in Missouri
  • Enroll full-time in WIU undergraduate courses

Is this scholarship renewable?

  • Yes, for an additional three years (six semesters) of continuous full-time undergraduate study
  • Meet federal satisfactory academic progress requirements

What else do I need to know?

  • Scholarships will be disbursed in equal amounts between the fall and spring semesters
  • Total financial aid and scholarships cannot exceed the direct total cost of attendance for Western Illinois University
  • Scholarships are subject to the availability of funds

How to Apply

Apply and be accepted for admission at WIU