Scholarship Office

New Transfer Scholarships

Scholarship GPA, ACT, etc Major/other requirements $ Awarded each year Deadline to apply Apply to:/Contact
Foundation Two Year Scholarship Minimum 3.4 GPA Transferring 30 hours; Leadership; Extracurricular activities; and community service are considered $1,000 May 1 Complete the New Transfer Scholarship Application to automatically apply for these scholarships
Western Illinois Now (WIN) Alumni  Scholarship Competitive GPA Child or grandchild of a WIU alumnus; Preference given to a transfer with an Associate's Degree; Financial need $750 May 1
Western Illinois Now (WIN) Gordon Taylor Scholarship   Child or grandchild of a WIU alumnus; Financial need $1,000 May 1
Western Illinois Now (WIN) Alumni Council Scholarship   Child or grandchild of a WIU alumnus; Financial need $1,000 May 1
MidAmerica National Bank Scholarship Minimum 3.5 GPA Transfer from Spoon River College; Extra-curricular activities, community involvement, volunteerism $1,500 May 1
Herman R. Koester Scholarship   Son or daughter of deceased veteran honorably discharged from Armed Forces; Financial need Varies
May 1
William "Dr. B." and Jacquie Brattain Transfer Scholarship   Resident of Hancock, McDonough, or Schuyler County, IL; transfer from community college; demonstration of academic excellence and community involvement Varies May 1
COEHS Transfer Student Scholarship Minimum 3.0 GPA Financial need; demonstrated history of employment; major in COEHS 2 @ $500 May 1
G. Allan & Gertrude Laflin Alumni Council Scholarship Minimum 3.0 GPA Child of an alumnus; Completed 75 hours by end of semester in which applying; Active in university student organizations $1,500 March 30 Alumni House
A. Gilbert Belles Scholarship Minimum 3.0 GPA Incoming transfer or freshman from McDonough County, IL; demonstrated involvement in high school and/or community college athletics or student activities $1,500 April 1 WIU Scholarship Office
Joseph R. Withers Memorial Scholarship Minimum 2.8 GPA Enrolled full time; Child of a single parent with financial need based on FAFSA; Preference given to a student from the Peoria area; If multiple applicants preference is given to a student of the Christian faith Varies April 1 Scholarship Office
Chad Stovall Memorial Scholarship   Student with diagnosed disability; Financial need is a consideration $500 April 15 Disability Resource Center
Episcopal Church of St. George Harold McMullen Memorial Scholarship At least sophomore class level; enrolled full time Episcopal faith attending an Episcopal church; good academic and judicial standing $500 September 27 Scholarship Office