Quad Cities Campus

Transfer Scholarships

WIU Foundation Transfer Scholars Program Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 3.5 GPA [Completed at least 60 hours at accredited college or university, or minimum 25 hrs. and following an articulation agreement]
  • Major, other requirements: Must be enrolled full-time
  • Program Information: General
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Award Amount: $1,000 per year
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
  • Comments: Automatically renewed second year with 3.5 GPA on 4.0 scale

DuSable Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 3.2 GPA, Incoming transfer student from Illinois Community College
  • Major, Other Requirements: Any major can apply, Must have AA, AS or 60 semester hours
  • Program Information: General
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Award Amount: $1,000 for 1st year, $500 2nd year
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
  • Comments: Must be ethnic minority

Honors Transfer Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 3.4 GPA, completed at least 15 hours at accredited college or university
  • Major, Other Requirements: Completed 1 honors course at previous institution or 2 if 54 or more hours transferred
  • Program Information: General
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Award Amount: $600.00 (6 Awards)
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
  • Comments: Obliged to participate in WIU Honors Program and maintain honors status

WIU Foundation/Honors Transfer Scholarship

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: 3.8 GPA, 60 hrs. from accredited college or minimum of 25 hrs. and following an articulation agreement
  • Major, Other Requirements: Must participate in University Honors Program
  • Program Information: General
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Award Amount: $1,500 first year, $1,000 2nd year
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
  • Comments: Automatically renewed second year w/3.8 GPA on 4.0 scale

WIN Community College and Transfer Scholarships

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School:A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5
  • Major, Other Requirements: Entering Community College Student Open to any major MUST BE THE CHILD OR GRANDCHILD OF A WIU ALUMNUS. If there is an insufficient number of children of alumni qualifying for this scholarship non-alumni related students will be considered.
  • Program Information: General
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Award Amount: $750 each award
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455
  • Comments: Not renewable. Eight awards

Student Services Minority Access Grant

  • GPA, ACT, Year in School: Transfer students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.2 or better and 60 semester hours earned
  • Major, Other Requirements: Any major Record of leadership, and extracurricular activities,and community service
  • Program Information: Any
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Award Amount: Minimum $500
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455

Student Services Academic Promise Transfer

  • Incoming transfer minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Leadership, extracurricular activities, and community service considered
  • Minimum award: $500. Not renewable.
  • Deadline to Apply: April 1, 2014
  • Apply to Macomb Scholarship Office: WIU Scholarship Office, 1 University Circle, Macomb, IL 61455

*Any scholarships submitted after that April 1, 2014 will be put on a waiting list.