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Scholarships

Funding for your education

We want to make sure you have the opportunity to reach your educational goals by providing you with opportunities for financial support. We have scholarships available for both direct entry and Pathway students that can be applied to your tuition. Scholarships range from $1,000 to $12,000.

See below for scholarship details and where to find more information.

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Scholarship details

Illinois State Scholarships

Presidential Scholarship

Amount: $11,000 / year
Eligibility:
  • Direct Undergraduate Freshman
  • Eligible for the Honors Program
  • Minimum 1390 SAT (or equivalent ACT)
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.5 on a 4.0 scale
Frequency Renewable up to 4 years
How to apply: Applications are by invitation. For information, visit: FinancialAid.IllinoisState.edu/scholarships/illinoisstate/presidential

Redbird Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 - $4,000 / year
Eligibility:
  • Direct Undergraduate Freshman
  • SAT score of at least 1200 (or equivalent ACT)
  • Cumulative GPA of at least 3.4 on a 4.0 scale
Frequency Renewable up to 4 years
How to apply: For more information visit: FinancialAid.IllinoisState.edu/scholarships

INTO Scholarship

INTO Illinois State Regional Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 - $12,000
Eligibility:
  • Must be enrolled in a Pathway program
  • Requirements vary, please contact your INTO representative
Frequency For Pathway year only
How to apply: For information, please contact your education counselor.