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 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  
Study Abroad Scholarships Any       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
AfterCollege Succurro       Multiple deadlines Website Link  
NEWH Scholarships Hospitality Varies Varies   Website Link  
Speech Pathology Master's Program Scholarships Speech Pathology and Audiology Graduate Varies Varies Website Link  
Game Development Scholarship Program For Australia, USA, & Canada Computer Engineer, Computer Science

Citizen of the USA, Full-time course in game development

$5,000 May 15th, annually Website Link Application
Soderman Scholarship  Any   $1,000

July 31st, Annually

Website Link Essay
The Andrew S. Mathers Scholarship Any   $1,000 September 1st, annually Website Link Essay
The Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship  Any Domestic,International,Online and Undocumented students can apply  $1,000

October 5th, Annually 

Website Link Essay 
American Indian Services College Scholarship Any   One-half of the tuition fee 

1st of July or 1st of November 

annually

Website Link Essay
Dirk Derrick Car & Truck Accident Injury Scholarship Any Have been life altered due to an injury from a car, or truck accident, loved one injured or an influencial person $1,000

December 15th, Annually 

Website Link Essay
Scott Senft Scholarship Fund  Legal Studies, Paralegal Studies, Criminal Justice Studies, Political Science Studies, Criminology Studies, Forensic Science Studies, Doctor of Jurisprudence degree, or any other undergraduate pre-law degrees Legal US resident or citizen  $1,500 November 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Tommie A. Harsley Scholarship  Any   $1,000 November 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Aron Govil Giving  Any   $1,000 November 30th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Avalaunch Media Scholarship Any   $1,000 December 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay or Video
Criminal Justice Reform Scholarship Any   $1,000 December 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay
HomeLight Scholarship Interior Design, Architecture, Construction, Urban Planning, Real Estate, Business, Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, Economics, and Sociology   $1,000 December 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Nava Law Group Scholarship Pre-law Citizen of the U.S or legal resident  $1,000 December 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay
The Right to Trial Scholarship Any   $1,000 December 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Larson Law Scholarship Any Citizen $1,000 December 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay
Kanoski Bresney Stand Up to Distracted Driving Scholarship Any U.S citizen  $1,000 December 8th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Filter Vila Scholarship Any   $1,200 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Fob James Law Firm Scholarship Any   $1,000 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
House Painter Today Scholarship Any legal residents of the U.S and Canada $500 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
NFT Calendar Crypto Art Scholarship Any Legal residents of U.S and Canada  $500 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Paul Haarman Shift Scholarship Any   $2,500 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
The Study Cafe Scholarship Any   $1,000 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay 
The Beham Law Group Military Veteran Scholarship Any U.S military vetern, a current service member in the U.S military, or child of a veteran or current service member $1,000 December 15th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Justice in Family Law Scholarship Any U.C citizen  $1,000 December 20th, 2022 Website Link Essay
California Workers Compensation Lawyers Scholarship Any U.S citizen $1,500 December 21st, 2022 Website Link Essay
The Law Offices of Joseph J. Bogdan, LLC Healthcare Professional Scholarship Medical, pharmacy and pre-pharmacy, nursing, nursing practitioner, and physician assistant programs U.S citizen $1,000 December 27th, 2022 Website Link Essay
Leaving It Better Than You Found It Any   $1,500 December 31st, 2022 Website Link Essay-How do you give back?
FitMyCar Industrial Designer's Scholarship Industrial design/similar student Legal Resident of Australia, U.S or have a valid student visa. $1,000 December 31st, 2022 Website Link Design an essential car accessory of the not-so-distant future 
Leaving it better than you found it- Hero in the community scholarship Any   $1,500 December 31st, 2022 Website Link Essay
NEON Direct Scholarship Any   $1,000 December 31st, 2022 Website Link Essay
Undergraduate Student Scholarship Program  Any   $10,000 for tuition, monthly scholarship amount of $2,000, 50% payment for 3 year bacholar degree, 100% payment of abchelor degree for an entire period December 31st, 2022 Website Link Application, Essay 
The Edwards Law Firm Scholarship Any  U.S citizen $1,000 January 3rd, 2023 Website Link Essay
California Workers Compensation Lawyers Scholarship Any Citizen of the U.S  $1,500 January 15th, 2023 Website Link Essay 
The Crowder Law Firm Scholarship Any Citizenship or permantent residency in U.S 

$1,000

January 17th, 2023 Website Link Application 
Micklin Law Group Educational Scholarship Any Accredited college in the USA  $1,000 January 31st, 2023 Website Link Essay/Application
Jinhee Wilde Grant Any   $1,000 February 15th, 2023 Website Link Application and essay
Jonah Engler Trust Scholarship Any   $1,000 February 15th, 2023 Website Link Understudy as per the appraisal of the articles submitted
Tommy Shek Scholarship Any   $1,000 February 20th, 2023 Website Link Essay 
Mesothelioma Scholarship Impacted by cancer U.S citizens  $4,000 March 31st, 2023 Website Link Essay/application
Florin|Roebig Scholarship Any Full-Time secondary or post-secondary $1,500 May 1st, 2023 Website Link Essay
My State Pension Scholarship Any 10 minumum credits $1,000 May 1st, 2023 Website Link Essay
Scholarship for Future Entreoreneurs  Business Program High School Graudate or currenly in college $1,000 June 1st, 2023 Website Link Essay 
Flores, Tawney, Acosta Undergrad Scholarship  Any   $1,500 July 30th, 2023 Website Link Essay
Gounaris Abboud Scholarship Contest Any   $1,000 August 1st, 2023 Website Link Essay 
Michael Moody Fitness Scholarshhip  Any   $1,500 August 1, 2023 Website Link Application
Starpoint Scholarship  Any   $1,000 August 1st, 2023 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, 2023 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, 2023 Website Link Essay 
Workplace Rights Law Group Annual Scholarship Contest  Any    $500 August 1st, 2023 Website Link Essay
Peace Law Firm Disability Rights Advocacy Scholarship Any High School Student, Undergradute, or Graduate  $1,500 August 3rd, 2023 Website Link Essay 
Schaefer Halleen's Social Equity Scholarship Gender, Religious, Racial Justice    $1,000 Dember 30th, 2023 Website Link Essay
             

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