Scholarships
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Thank you for considering a gift to support student scholarships.  This is a list of general university scholarships.  To give to a specific scholarship within a school or college, please visit their page.  Thanks!  

Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship Endowment Fund: The selection of the recipient(s) of the Chancellors Excellence Scholarship will be made by the Scholarship Selection Committee of Southern Illinois University Carbondale. The Chancellor's Excellence Scholarship will be open to students who are enrolled at SIU Carbondale.  

Chancellor Emergency Assistance Fund: Recipient/s shall be a matriculated full-time SIU Carbondale students in good academic standing. Applicants must provide specific details explaining the emergency situation. 

SIU Foundation General Scholarship Fund: Scholarships for high achieving students.  Recipients are selected by the Chancellor. 

Future Scholars Program:  Program designed to give incoming college students who didn't get the best grades in high school but have potential for college work, a taste of university life and provide them with extra tools to help them succeed at SIU.

Military Spouse Scholarship:  Scholarships for a current active-duty spouse or surviving spouse that is an off-campus or online student; is in good academic standing; registered for at least 3 credit hours; and has a demonstrated unmet financial need.   

Air Force ROTC Detachment 205 Alumni Scholarship Fund:  This fund directly contributes to the professional development of SIU's "Soaring Warriors", as it recognizes the leadership potential of aspiring Air Force and Space Force officers. Donations to this fund will be awarded in the form of scholarships the top performers of the Cadet Group at Detachment 205.

Chicagoland Chapter Scholarship

Jackson County Chapter Scholarship 

Legacy Scholarship

Prairie Capital Chapter Scholarship

St. Louis Chapter Scholarship

Saline County Group

Support Black Undergraduate Education Endowed Scholarship Fund

Union County Chapter Scholarship

Williamson County Chapter Scholarship

Leaderboard
Departments with the Most Gifts!
Check out which department has brought in the most gifts for SIU Day!
Rank Department Gifts
1 Balancing Education, Experience, & Reality Schp. 698
2 School of Medicine 372
3 Saluki Athletics 184
4 College of Agricultural, Life & Physical Sciences 147
5 College of Arts and Media 128
6 College of Health and Human Sciences 108
7 College of Engineering, Computing, Tech, & Math 91
8 School of Law 89
9 Marching Salukis 87
10 College of Business and Analytics 73
11 School of Education 59
12 Scholarships 58
13 Strong Survivors 54
14 College of Liberal Arts 52
15 Touch of Nature 50
16 Student Affairs 49
17 Morris Library 45
18 Student Multi-Cultural Resource Center 40
19 WSIU Public Broadcasting 32
20 Paul Simon Public Policy Institute 29
21 SIU Alumni Association 24
22 University Museum 23
23 SIU Arboretum 18
24 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion 16
25 Green Roof Project 14
26 SIU Press 12
27 Civil Service Council Education Assistance Program 12
28 University Honors Program 10
29 Center for Archaeological Investigations 9
30 Center for International Education 6
31 Graduate School 5
32 Research 4
33 SIU Wellness and Health Promotion Services 3
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Leaderboard
Departments by Dollars Raised
Check out which Department has raised the most throughout SIU Day!
Rank Department Raised
1 College of Liberal Arts $723,265.96
2 School of Medicine $681,799.94
3 College of Business and Analytics $233,495.99
4 College of Agricultural, Life & Physical Sciences $188,666.93
5 College of Arts and Media $167,864.00
6 College of Engineering, Computing, Tech, & Math $136,400.00
7 Saluki Athletics $109,645.88
8 College of Health and Human Sciences $70,238.99
9 School of Education $62,395.00
10 Student Affairs $54,020.03
11 Balancing Education, Experience, & Reality Schp. $52,528.03
12 School of Law $34,630.21
13 SIU Alumni Association $28,575.00
14 Touch of Nature $25,860.00
15 Morris Library $11,280.00
16 Marching Salukis $9,434.95
17 Scholarships $7,907.64
18 Strong Survivors $6,080.00
19 Paul Simon Public Policy Institute $5,625.00
20 Student Multi-Cultural Resource Center $4,195.00
21 WSIU Public Broadcasting $3,480.00
22 University Museum $2,800.00
23 SIU Press $1,375.00
24 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion $1,205.00
25 SIU Arboretum $1,185.00
26 University Honors Program $1,045.00
27 Green Roof Project $1,005.00
28 Research $750.00
29 Civil Service Council Education Assistance Program $610.00
30 Center for Archaeological Investigations $475.00
31 Graduate School $427.00
32 Center for International Education $346.00
33 SIU Wellness and Health Promotion Services $105.00
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2 OH 3
2 FL 3
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