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Major Scholarships

The University Honors Program serves as the clearing house for Major Scholarships at SIUC. Visit the Office of Major Scholarship Advisement website to access information on many awards available to eligible SIU students.

Scholarship Applications

These scholarships are available only to qualified SIU undergraduates who are also members of the University Honors Program. The deadline is February 15th.

Continuing University Honors Students are entitled to apply for the Albert and Leyla Somit University Honors Scholarship (variable award, fall semester only).

View and print the candidate application materials.


Student Involvement and Leadership Development actively strives to provide opportunities for students to enhance their leadership capacity and strengthen their campus engagement. Through environments that are socially just, culturally engaged, and civically involved, the office will enrich the students’ overall educational experience. Being involved and building your leadership skills will aid you in your future! 

Study Abroad Opportunities

Southern Illinois University Carbondale offers study abroad programs from two weeks to an academic year all around the world with options for every student. Take a look at the study abroad website, to pick your destination.