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
Dr. Suhyun An Scholarship
Medical Field  Minimum 3.0 GPA   $2,000 November 30, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship
Any   U.S Citizen  $500 November 30, 2021 Website Link Essay
Mental Health Education Annual Scholarship 
Any      $1,500 November 30, 2021 Website Link Essay 
The Andrew Flusche Scholarship
Any    Citizen or Lawful resident  $500 November 30, 2021 Website Link Video 
Aaron Wersing Employment Discrimination Scholarship 
Any      $1,000

December 1,2021

Website Link Essay
Community Commitment Scholarship 
Any      $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Tenge Law Firm Scholarship
Any Minimum 3.0 GPA  Currently attending, U.S Citizen or hold permanent Residency  $2,000 December 1,2021 Website Link Essay 
OVLG Scholarship
Any Minimum 3.0 GPA Currently attending or planning to attend the University  $1,000 December 1,2021 Website Link Essay 
Overview of the Patient Care Medical Scholarship
Any     $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay
Dura-Pack Scholarship
Any   Enrolled in a University  $3,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay
Psomagen Scholarship
Science, Technology, Engineering, Math     $2,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay or Video
Avalaunch Media Scholarship
Any     $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay or Video
Patient Care Medical
Any   Undergraduate or graduate $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay
The Right to Trial Scholarship Contest 
Any      $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay
Premier Catheter Supplies 
Any      $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Scottsdale Injury Lawyers Undergrad Scholarship 
Any      $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay 
WiseGeek Nursing No-Essay Scholarship
Any    U.S citizen or permanent legal resident  $500 December 1, 2021 Website Link Application
Work Injury Awareness Scholarship
Any      $1,000 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Sigmund Software Scholarship 
Nursing, Healthcare, IT, Computer Engineering, Healthcare Technology, Health Informatics, Health Information Management      $500 December 1, 2021 Website Link Essay
The Simmons and Fletcher P.C, Students wth Disabilities Scholarship
Any   Documentation/ Diagnosis of disavility from a medical doctor 

First Place: $1,000

Second Place: $500

 Deceber 1, 2021  Website Link Essay
Artsybucket Scholarship
Any     $750 December 15, 2021 Website Link Photograph
Allied Van Lines Scholarship
Business, Supply Chain Management   Undergraduate $1,000 December 15, 2021 Website Link Essay
Josh Gibson MD Scholarship
Any   Undergraduate or Graduate  $1,000 December 15, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Home Heavenz Clean Environment Scholarship 
Any  Minimum 3.0 GPA    $1,000-$2,000 December 15, 2021 Website Link Essay 
The Young Leader Scholarship 
Any      $1,000 December 15, 2021 Website Link Essay 
The Fob James Law Firm Scholarship 
Any      $1,000 December 15, 2021 Website Link Essay 
The Patel Law Firm's Our Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship
Any    Undergraudate  $1,500 December 17, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Cleanup Expert Scholarship
Any  Minimum 3.0 GPA  

First place: $3,000

Second place: $1,500

December 25, 2021 Website Link Essay or Video
Exam Craze Scholarship 
Any     

$1,000

December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Pawzandpets Scholarship Animal science, zoology, biology, pre-vet Minimum 3.0 GPA   $500 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay
CouponXDeals Scholarship Any Minimum 3.2 GPA   $3,000 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay
SI Yachts Positive Values Scholarship Any     $2,000 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay
Game On Mommy Scholarship Any  Minimum 2.5 GPA   $500 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Happy Valley Cannabis Scholarship  Any  Minimum 3.0 GPA Legal Resident  $2,500 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Top Nigerian Jobs Scholarship  Any   Undergraduate or Graduate  $2,000 December 31, 2021  Website Link Essay 
Law Office of Kerry L Armstrong Scholarship Any      $1,500 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Made in America Movement Scholarship Any  Minimum 3.0 GPA Graduate and legal resident of United States  $2,000 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay
Skates Scholarship Program  Any     £1000 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
Showcase IDX Scholarship Any  Minimum 3.0 GPA   $2,000 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
The Yearly Pacific Bay Recovery Scholarship  Any Minimum 2.5 GPA   $1,500 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay 
The Allen Scott Blackhall- Pay it Forward Scholarship  Any Minimum 3.25 GPA Resident of the U.S $500 December 31, 2021 Website Link Essay
Home Counties Joinery Scholarship Any     $500 December 31, 2021 Website LInk Essay 
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 
Vector Movers NJ Scholarship   Any   Minimum 3.0 GPA    $1,500  March 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 
Disaster Relief Scholarship  Any      $10,000 June 1st, 2022 Website Link Essay 
Home William D King Scholarship  Any      $1,000 June 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 

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