Scholarships

 

Private Scholarships

The WIU Scholarship Office receives information regarding private scholarships. While we have taken every effort to post reputable scholarship providers, it is your responsibility to make an informed decision whether or not to apply.

Scholarship Major GPA, ACT, etc Other requirements $ Awarded each year Deadline to apply Apply to:/Contact Comments
Nursing scholarships           Website Link  
MBA Scholarships           Website Link  
Women's Scholarships           Website Link  
Military Veteran Scholarships           Website Link  
LGBTQ Scholarships           Website Link  
Minority Scholarships           Website Link  
Institute for Humane Studies     Graduate level Varies Varies Website Link  
The Company Corporation's Quarterly Business Plan Contest Any   At least 18 years of age $1,000 Quarterly Website Link Submit a business plan
SDL365 Achievers Scholarship Any Minimum 2.8 GPA Enrolled in a college, graduate, or professional program $500 Quarterly Website Link Essay/Proof of enrollment
Study Abroad Scholarships Any         Website Link  
Rotary Peace Fellowship Program           Website Link  
Navy Health Professions Scholarships Health Professions         Matt Birchall
Chief Hospital Corpsman
Navy Health Professions
(816) 501-6247
Active duty commitment required

Air Force Health Professions Scholarships

Health Professions        

Christopher Holt

(618) 610-0817

Active duty commitment required

LendUp Opportunity Scholarship

Any Minimum 3.0 GPA   $2,500 Quarterly

Website Link

Essay
RNtoBSN Scholarships Nursing       Varies Website Link  
AfterCollege Succurro   Minimum 2.5 GPA     Multiple deadlines Website Link  
TG's Milton G. Wright Scholarship Drawing Any   Undergraduate level $500 Awarded Monthly Website Link Cannot be a TG employee
Comparecards.com Scholarship Any     $2,500 Awarded Monthly Website Link  
EDU Birdie Scholarships for African American Students Various     Varies Varies Website Link Varies
Student Fitness Scholarship Any     $1,000   Website Link  
Advocacy Training for Interns Program Law   Interest in helping others $1,000   Website Link  
NEWH Scholarships Hospitality Varies Varies Varies   Website Link  
AnyOption Scholarship Any   Less than 25 years of age $500   Website Link Essay
OnlineJobApplications.com Scholarship Any     $500   Website Link Essay
Dick Hannah Dealership Scholarship Any   High School Senior  $1,000   Website Link Application
Speech Pathology Master's Program Scholarships Speech Pathology and Audiology Varies Graduate Varies Varies Website Link  
Access Scholarship Any     $1,000 Varies Website Link Application
Get Best Plasma Cutter Scholarship  Any Minimum 3.0 GPA   $1,000 January 31, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Jet Future Business Leaders Scholarship  Any      $1,000 January 31, 2022 Website Link Essay 
CouponHP Scholarship Any    Undergraduate or Graduate  $1,100 February 5th, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Vector Movers NJ Scholarship   Any   Minimum 3.0 GPA    $1,500  March 15th, 2022  Website Link    Essay 
Keruto Koi Scholarship Any Minimum 3.0 GPA Undergraduate or Graduate Student  $2,000 March 31st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
HomeLight Scholarship  Interior design, Architecture, Construction, Urban Planning, Real Estate, Business, Social Work, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Economics, and Sociology   U.S resident in high school or college  $1,000 April 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Scholarship Program for Graphic Web Design Students  Graphic Design  Minimum 3.0 GPA   Citizen or Pernament Resident  $5,000 May 15th, 2022 Website Link Graphic Design 
Scholarship for Accountant Accountant    Undergraduate $5,000 May 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Disaster Relief Scholarship  Any      $10,000 June 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Scholarship for Futute Entrepreneurs  Business Program    High school graduate or GED without Bachelors degree  $1,000 June 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay Question 
Scholarship for Future Entreoreneurs  Business Program   High School Graudate or currenly in college $1,000 June 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
The Richard Rawle Memorial Scholarship From Check City  Any  Minimum 2.5  Enrolled full time in college  $2,000 June 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay and Rederence Letter 
Home William D King Scholarship  Any      $1,000 June 30th, 2022  Website Link Essay 
 White Glove Moving Scholarship Any      $1,000 July 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Giving Back to the Community and Recognizing Our Local Heroes Any      $1,000 July 30th, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Eskew Law Scholarship  Any Minimum 3.0 Citizen/ Child of a convincted felon  $1,500 July 31st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Michael Moody Fitness Scholarshhip  Any     $1,500 August 1, 2022 Website Link Application
Starpoint Scholarship  Any     $1,000 August 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
The Benefits of Legalizing Recreational Marijuana Scholarship Any    Out-going high school senior or currently enrolled in college  $1,000 August 1, 2022 Website Link Essay 
The Zimmerman Law Firm Scholarship Any    Sustained injuries from an auto accident and mist be a high school senior or student that is enrolled in a college $1,500 August 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Workplace Rights Law Group Annual Scholarship Contest  Any      $500 August 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay
Peace Law Firm Disability Rights Advocacy Scholarship Any   High School Student, Undergradute, or Graduate  $1,500 August 3rd, 2022 Website Link Essay 

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