Donor Funded Institutional Scholarships 2023-2024

It has already past the deadline for 2023-2024! Students will begin to be notified of scholarship offers later this spring.

One application is used to apply for various scholarships- including Global Studies, Music, Visual Arts, Theatre and more! All types of students are eligible to apply including international, online and graduate students. Almost $700,000 was awarded to more than 290 UIS students for the 2022-2023 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.

UIS Institutional Scholarship Application 2023-2024. Deadline to apply each year is February 15th. Students will need their NetID and password to login to the application. It is recommended that all students eligible to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid ( FAFSA®) should submit this as well, prior to the scholarship deadline. Some of the scholarships consider whether the student has financial need.

Late Fall Primary Scholarship Application Available
Winter Complete the FAFSA®
February 15 Application Deadline
Late Spring/Summer Acceptance e-mail notifications to recipients on an ongoing basis
Scholarship Amount
amounts vary
Scholarship Deadline
February 15 each year