Quad Cities Campus

WIU-Quad Cities Scholarships


QC Minority Scholarship

  • Applicants must be a resident of Rock Island, Henry or Mercer County in Illinois or Scott County in Iowa and a member of specific minority group.
  • Applicants must either be applying for admission (as a high school senior or GED student) and currently accepted in an undergraduate or graduate degree program.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a financial need.
  • Submit an essay, which shows minority outreach in the community.
  • Applications must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Deadline to Apply: Friday, September 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
  • Apply to/Contact Information: Applications available online and from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form



Lowell N. Johnson Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 3.25 GPA, Undergraduate
  • Major, Other Requirements: Open to any WIU-QC major; must live in either Rock Island, Henry, or Mercer county for three years prior to application.
  • Deadline to Apply: Friday, September 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
  • Award Amount: Variable
  • Apply to/Contact Information: Applications available online and from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form



Robert & Blenda Ontiveros Scholarships

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: Minimum GPA of 2.75, Undergraduate and Graduate
  • Major, Other Requirements: Open to students enrolled in any major at WIU-QC
  • Deadline to Apply: Friday, September 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
  • Award Amount: $1250 ($625/semester)
  • Apply to: Applications available from QC Scholarship Office
  • Comments: Preference given to students of Hispanic origin

Application Form


WIU-QC Book Award Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 2.5 GPA, Undergraduate and Graduate
  • Major, Other Requirements: Open to students in any Major at the Quad Cities campus
  • Deadline to Apply: Determined by Faculty and Staff each semester - will be notified. No application necessary.
  • Award Amount: Amounts vary
  • Comments: Awards based on financial need

RIA Federal Credit Union Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: Minimum GPA of 3.0, Undergraduate
  • Major, Other Requirements:Open to students enrolled in a College of Business and Technology major at WIU-QC
  • Deadline to Apply: Friday, September 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
  • Award Amount: $2,000 per year, $1,000 per semester maximum.
  • Apply to: Applications available from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form


Chris & Pam Ontiveros Scholarship

  • A past or current member or volunteer of the Boys & Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley
  • Must be enrolled for a minimum of 6.0 credit hours
  • Major: any WIU-Quad Cities major
  • Deadline to Apply: Friday, September 9, 2016 at 4:00 PM
  • These factors are considered: GPA, Financial need, Community Involvement
  • Apply to: Applications available from QC Scholarship Office

Application Form