Scholarships 2016-2017

for Entering Freshmen


Freshman Scholarships

Listed below are scholarships for entering freshmen who will begin their studies in 2016, enroll as full-time students each semester (minimum of 12 credits), and successfully complete a minimum of 30 credit hours each academic year. This will enable students to successfully progress toward graduation within four years. Online-only and returning ISU students are not eligible for these freshman scholarships.

To receive first consideration for many scholarships, students must be admitted to ISU by December 1. Please read the scholarship descriptions on this site carefully for details.

Competitive Scholarships

  President's Scholarship

  Center for Leadership Development Scholarship
  Gongaware Scholarship
  Networks Scholarship
  Rural Health Scholarship
  Sycamore Teacher Leader Scholarship
  University Honors Scholarship

  Creative and Performing Arts Award
  Sycamore Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF)
  Warren M. Anderson Scholarship

Guaranteed Scholarships

  Academic Excellence Scholarship
  Academic Distinction Scholarship
  Academic Merit Scholarship

  Child of Alumni Textbook Scholarship
  College Challenge Success Award
  Illinois Student Scholarship
  Incentive Scholarship
  Kentucky Student Scholarship
  Laptop Award
  Lugar Nominee Scholarship
  Lugar Scholars Minority Grant
  Midwest Consortium Scholarship
  Ohio Student Scholarship
  Summer Honors Scholarship

  21st Century Scholars Excellence Scholarship
  21st Century Scholars Housing Scholarship
  21st Century Textbook Scholarship

Last updated: 30 September 2015