Applications for the Civil Service Scholarship will be open from April 26-June 30, 2021.

Sponsored by the Civil Service Council, the scholarships provide financial assistance to a dependent of an ISU Civil Service employee, made possible through funds presented by the Illinois State University Foundation and the ISU Civil Service employee’s fundraising activities. The scholarship is paid in the Fall semester.

Up to six scholarships each year will be awarded through the ISU Foundation in the amount of $1,000 each ($500 each semester). Recipients must be Illinois State University students.

The Civil Service Scholarship committee will convene to make their selections September after the 10th day of classes, with the intention to contact award recipients before the end of September 2021. 

Please submit the application to Scholarship Committee Chair Juliana Nelson at

All applications must be submitted by June 30

If you have further questions or concerns, please contact Juliana Nelson.