Susan F. & Clifford H. Haka History Student Opportunity Award


  • Enrolled full time undergraduate student during the semester the award is given
  • History Major
  • Have completed at least 30 semester hours, at least 15 of which must have been completed at WIU by the semester the Haka award is given
  • Have been endorsed by a member of the history faculty as having solid academic potential
  • Have a minimum 3.0 GPA for courses completed at WIU
  • Qualify as having financial need to support direct educational necessities, such as the purchase of textbooks or payment of tuition and other fees, as determined by the WIU Scholarship Director


$500 for fall and spring semesters

Selection Process:

Recipients will be chosen by the Department of History Scholarship Committee in consultation with the department's chair

Applications and Inquiries:

Department Chair
Department of History
Western Illinois University
1 University Circle
Morgan Hall 438
Macomb, IL 61455

Is this Award or Scholarship Renewable?


What are the Criteria for Renewal?