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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

Groups with the Most Gifts!
Check out which groups have brought in the most gifts for SIU Day!
Rank Department Gifts
1 Balancing Education, Experience, & Reality Schp. 837
2 WSIU Public Broadcasting 765
3 Saluki Athletics 299
4 School of Medicine 260
5 College of Engineering, Computing, Tech, & Math 250
Groups by Dollars Raised
Check out which Groups have raised the most throughout SIU Day!
Rank Department Raised
1 College of Business and Analytics $819,120.00
2 School of Medicine $652,035.00
3 College of Liberal Arts $488,031.00
4 College of Engineering, Computing, Tech, & Math $156,525.00
5 Touch of Nature $123,855.50
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Rank State Gifts
1 IL 20
2 TX 3
3 MO 2
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