Scholarships

Scholarships offered through the SIU Alumni Association by various alumni groups.

Alongi Legacy Scholarship
The scholarship is sponsored by the family of John R. Alongi for graduating seniors and students in Perry County as well as employees of Alongi's.

Elizabeth Lewis Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by gifts and the endowment created by the Lewis family to memorialize Mrs. Elizabeth Harris Lewis. 

Jackson County Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by annual contributions and an endowment created by Jackson County SIU Alumni for students graduating from an accredited high school in Jackson County.

Jackson County Family YMCA Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by an endowment created by the former Jackson County YMCA for students enrolled in a College of Education program who graduated from a Jackson County high school.

Legacy Scholarship
The Legacy Scholarship is set up to assist those students who have a relative that is an alumnus of Southern Illinois University Carbondale. Scholarship applicants who have a parent, grandparent, sibling, step-parent or legal guardian that is an SIU alumnus and has been an active member of the SIU Alumni Association for three of the past five years.

Massac County Scholarship
Funded by annual contributions by Massac County SIU alumni, these scholarships are awarded annually to deserving high school seniors who will be attending Southern Illinois University Carbondale upon graduation from high school.

Rebecca and Jerry Kill Alumni Association Scholarship
This scholarship is funded by $20,000 donation from Liberty Mutual during the 2007 Coach of the Year awards presentation held on June 20, 2008 in conjunction with the Coach Kill Cancer Fund Golf Scramble.

Peoria/Tri-County Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by annual contributions made by Peoria/Tri-County SIU Alumni for students graduating from high school in Peoria, Tazewell, or Woodford Counties.

Perry County Chapter Scholarship

The scholarship is sponsored by annual contributions made by Perry County SIU Alumni for students graduating from an accredited Perry County high school.

Randolph County Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by annual contributions from Randolph County SIU Alumni for students who are residents of Randolph County.

Roscoe Pulliam Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded to a child, grandchild, or sibling to an alumnus/na of SIUC who is a current member of the SIU Alumni Association.

St. Louis Chapter Scholarship
Funded by fund-raising efforts made by the St. Louis Chapter, these scholarships are awarded to deserving high school seniors who will be attending Southern Illinois University Carbondale (SIUC) upon graduation from high school.

Saline County Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by annual contributions from Saline County SIU Alumni for students graduating from a high school in Saline County or transfers from Southeastern Illinois College. All applicants shall be graduates from a high school within Saline County.

The Keith and Carol Sanders Alumni Scholarship
Students that are residents of Franklin County who are the child, spouse, or sibling of an alumnus/na of SIU who is a current member of the Alumni Association will be given preference.

Union County Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by annual contributions from Union County SIU Alumni for students graduating from a Union County high school.

Williamson County Chapter Scholarship
The scholarship is funded by annual contributions from Williamson County SIU Alumni for students graduating from a Williamson County high school.