Capital Scholars Honors Scholarships for Incoming Freshmen

Unweighted High School GPAAnnual Scholarship Amount
4.0*Up to 16 credit hours tuition and housing each semester*
4.0$10,000
3.80-3.99$9,000
3.60-3.79$8,000
3.40-3.59$6,000
3.25-3.39$4,000

*Competitive and open to all students who are admitted to CAP Honors with a 4.0 unweighted GPA. Up to five awards each year. Consult with the CAP Honors Offices for more information.


Freshmen Cost and Scholarship Estimator 2021-2022

The Freshmen Cost and Scholarship Estimator provides an ESTIMATE of your total tuition, fees, and assessments, as well as determines possible freshmen merit scholarships you might qualify for based upon the information provided. All amounts are SUBJECT TO CHANGE without advance notice.


Transfer Student Merit Scholarships 2020-2021

The University of Illinois Springfield offers merit-based scholarships to new transfer students.


UIS Institutional Scholarships 2021-2022

Approximately over 330 scholarships worth more than $573,000 will be available for UIS students for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Hundreds of scholarships are available each year through the generosity of UIS alumni and friends. Visit the UIS Advancement Division's scholarship page to see scholarship donated by individuals and local businesses who invest in the education of UIS students.

General Information
November 13Primary Scholarship Application Available
February 15Application Deadline
April 26Acceptance e-mail notifications to recipients on an ongoing basis

Scholarship applications are available at the links below.

TypeDeadline
UIS Institutional Scholarship Application 2021-2022Deadline is February 15, 2021
The Memorial Nursing Scholarship Application 2021-2022Deadline is March 1, 2021
Global Studies Experience Scholarship Application 2020-2021 (pdf)Deadline is February 15, 2021
Phi Theta Kappa Application -- Spring 2021 (pdf)Deadline is December 1, 2020
Phi Theta Kappa Application -- Fall 2021 (pdf)Deadline is April 30, 2021
UIS Music ScholarshipsDeadline is February 15, 2021


Additional Scholarship Opportunities

TypeDeadline
Children of Veterans Tuition Waiver Application 2021-2022 (pdf)Priority deadline is January 5, 2021

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