General Scholarship Fund
The General Scholarship Fund (GSF) is the campus' most flexible scholarship fund, benefitting students across campus academic programs at all levels. Utilized to round out financial assistance awards to students demonstrating need and merit.
Illinois Promise reflects our commitment to making higher education accessible to and affordable for students from the lowest income levels. Your gift makes the "promise" of a world-class education a reality, providing eligible students with grants and scholarships sufficient to cover estimated attendance costs, in combination with minimal employment expectations.
The Chancellor's Fund provides the campus with flexible resources vital for sustained growth, ensuring access to the Illinois experience for generations of students and enabling us to attract and retain faculty.
The Clarence Shelley Scholarship Fund places a world class education within reach of our most disadvantaged students.
Clarence Shelley has exemplified the University of Illinois' commitment to diversity since his first days in 1968 as the director of Project 500. Your contribution to the fund makes attendance possible for our most disadvantaged students.
The James Newton Matthews Scholars program is Illinois' most prestigious merit scholarships program.
Exceptional incoming freshmen from all schools and colleges on campus are selected based on outstanding academic achievement, extracurricular activities, and community service. Matthews scholarships are funded by private gifts.
Study abroad is a transformative college experience, and this fund helps to reduce the costs associated with study abroad through scholarships.
Your generous contribution to the Study Abroad Scholarships Fund makes possible enriching and educational international experiences for Illinois students across campus and across programs.
The 1867 Society Fund supports innovative campus based projects, providing students with a platform for invention and creativity.
The 1867 Society Fund promotes student philanthropy across campus by providing unrestricted funds to support student-driven, campus-based projects with a wide impact on students and campus community at Illinois.
Tragedy can strike at any moment; The UIUC Faculty and Staff Emergency Fund provides faculty and staff in times of crisis with the resources to pull through.
The UIUC Faculty and Staff Emergency Fund was established by concerned faculty and staff for the sole purpose of financially assisting other faculty and staff in times of crisis. Employees are the most vital resource of this University, and your gift will help employees in crisis to weather life's storms.
The College of ACES' Scholarship Fund provides flexible, unrestricted support for students.
This flexible fund provides unrestricted scholarship support for students in the College. Your contribution to the fund makes possible cutting edge student research, tuition assistance, student recruitment and retention, as well as merit and need based scholarships.
The College of ACES's annual fund supports students and faculty within the College and supports capital investments and improvements.
Providing student support remains at the forefront of ACES' priorities. The ACES annual fund provides support for student and faculty research, modernizes lab spaces and infrastructure, and offers internship and scholarship funding.
The College of Business Scholarship fund provides scholarship assistance to students attending the College.
The College of Business Scholarship fund provides scholarship assistance for College of Business students and helps to cover unmet need. Your gift to this fund will insure that no student will have to forego a College of Business education due to need.
The College of Business annual fund provides funding for support and services for students and faculty within the College.
The College of Business annual fund is designed to provide holistic support for the College. Your gift to the annual fund will support student scholarship and financial aid, enhance student career services and classroom technology, and attract and retain talented faculty.
The College of Education's Scholarship Fund provides flexible, unrestricted support for students within the College.
This general scholarship fund provides unrestricted support to students enrolled in the College. The fund gives the College of Education a competitive edge in the recruitment and retention of the best and brightest students. Your contribution to the fund will ensure that all students have access to a quality education.
The College of Education Fund for Excellence provides the College with the flexibility it requires to meet its most pressing institutional needs.
The College of Education Fund for Excellence, administered by the Dean, provides the College with the greatest flexibility in meeting its most pressing needs. Your gift to this unrestricted fund will be used to support a variety of student programs, facility needs, research priorities, and projects.
The Engineering Visionary Scholarship Endowment Fund facilitates recruitment of the brightest minds and substantially increases the likelihood of enrollment.
Undergraduate education is a top priority for Engineering at Illinois, and scholarships are a major part of this equation. Your support helps bring the most promising students to Illinois and increases the likelihood of enrollment by 53 percent.
The Engineering at Illinois Fund allows the College to continue building upon its international reputation of excellence through research and innovation.
Proceeds from the Engineering at Illinois Fund are used to support a variety of student programs, recruitment efforts, facility needs, research priorities, and projects. Your gift to the fund will allow for maximum flexibility to invest in opportunities that will improve students' experiences.
Arts at Illinois Scholarship fund provides support for the arts and art programming.
Arts at Illinois aims to garner greater support for art programs at Illinois. Your contribution to the Arts at Illinois Scholarship Fund will support the arts and the vibrancy it brings to the campus and to the world.
Illinois Bands are a unique part of Illinois' culture, and contributions to the Illinois Band Loyalty Fund help keep this culture alive.
The success of Illinois' Bands Program depends greatly upon continued support from loyal alumni and friends. Your contribution to the fund will support all facets of the Bands program, from the Marching Illini to participation in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade and towards the continuation of this proud musical tradition.
The Fine and Applied Arts Fund supports the College in student and faculty development, scholarships, and outstanding educational experiences.
Art is an essential part of the human experience. The College of Fine and Applied Arts prepares the next generation of art creators for their role in designing the future. Your donation to the College's Annual Fund makes possible scholarship opportunities, superior facilities, and educational experiences that will fire imaginations.
Krannert Art Museum is a unique platform for the visual arts and is supported by generous contributions to the Krannert Art Museum Fund.
As one of the area's greatest cultural treasures, Krannert Art Museum promotes a vibrant exchange of ideas in the visual arts. Your support makes possible a free Krannert that is open to all, and the exceptional exhibitions, gallery talks, and performances that make Krannert an arts and culture powerhouse.
Krannert Center for the Performing Arts is a space for the celebration of the performing arts and is supported through generous contributions to its Marquee annual fund.
Since 1969, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts has provided a space for sharing transformative moments. From musical performances, to dance, to multimedia theatre works, KCPA has something for everyone. Your gift will ensure that KCPA will continue to be the home of powerful performances that inspire and touch lives.
The AHS Scholarship & Award Fund provides scholarship Assistance for students in the College of Applied Health Sciences and helps to cover unmet need.
AHS Annual Fund/College of Applied Health Sciences (AHS)
AHS' annual fund supports the College in various aspects from student scholarships to faculty recruitment to research initiatives.
The annual fund is an integral part of private giving at AHS.
Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) is the service unit of Applied Health Sciences (AHS) funding for which is instrumental in keeping education accessible for all students.
As the service unit of AHS, Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES) is nationally recognized for providing outstanding support and services for students with psychological, physical and learning disabilities. Your contribution to the fund makes these services possible.
The Graduate College Fellowship Fund supports an extensive community and relies on donor support to expand the Graduate College experience.
The Graduate College at the University of Illinois fosters a vibrant campus community of scholars where students and faculty enjoy an intellectual environment reaching across the Arts, Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences, and Engineering. Your contribution to the fund helps to make the graduate experience all the more enriching.
The Graduate College Dean's Fund for Excellence provides unrestricted support for students of the College, making possible research and scholarship initiatives.
This flexible fund provides unrestricted scholarship support for students in the College. Your contribution to the fund makes possible cutting edge student research, tuition assistance, student recruitment and retention, as well as merit and need based fellowships that help defray attendance costs.
This scholarship fund makes it possible for Library and Information Sciences students to maintain a competitive edge through access to research, scholarship, and professional development opportunities.
Your contribution to this fund makes it possible for students to pursue the competitive scholarship, research, and professional development opportunities that will broaden their horizons while enhancing their educational experience.
The LIS Annual Fund supports the School's mission of educating the future leaders of the information professions.
At GSLIS, excellent faculty educate future leaders of the information professions, shaping the way information is produced, analyzed, and preserved. Your gift to the GISLIS Annual Fund supports this educational mission, making possible activities and programs benefiting students, alumni, and faculty throughout the academic year.
The Lincoln Scholars Initiative provides substantial, renewable scholarships for LAS students who might otherwise not be able to attend Illinois.
Few endeavors are more central to Illinois' mission as a land-grant institution than providing access to a liberal arts and sciences education. This initiative supports promising students whose financial situation might prevent them from enrolling.
The College of Liberal Arts & Sciences depends upon contributions to the annual fund to continue creating excellent educational opportunities for its students.
In our college, they're developing the skills they'll need to ask important questions, make connections, and pursue infinite possibilities. Your gift to LAS ensures that our tradition of excellence continues, giving another generation the opportunity to explore, discover, and create.
The Fund for Field supports students in the School of Social Work during their internships, and makes possible the continuation of the community services that they provide.
The fund typically disperses $500-$1000 scholarships to qualified students pursuing internships. Your contribution will directly impact a student's financial well-being and the well-being of Illinois communities supported by students' work.
The Social Work Annual Fund supports the School's student body, faculty, and research initiatives.
The School of Social Work prides itself on producing truly interdisciplinary professionals. Our diverse alumni support communities throughout the world, finding ways to meet ever changing social needs. Your support to the annual fund directly impacts our success by providing critical resources for students, faculty, and research.
The College of Media Scholarship Fund provides students with the tools they need to become objective, responsible, and balanced members of the media community and of society.
The College of Media prioritizes student success. The College of Media Scholarship Fund makes possible scholarships, awards, internships, and networking opportunities.
The College of Media is dedicated to educating the next generation of media leaders through scholarship, research, and professional cultivation.
The College of Media is committed to meeting the evolving demands of an increasingly connected global society through agile media education, cutting edge scholarship, and professional synergies, all devoted to the preparation of a new generation of leadership.
The Veterinary Medicine General Scholarship Fund makes it possible to attract and retain the best talent and to provide students with a world-class, cutting edge veterinary education.
The College of Veterinary Medicine prides itself on producing veterinarians with hands-on experience and scientists capable of solving real-world problems. Your gift ensures that we will continue to attract the best and brightest to the College, providing critical funding to students who would otherwise be unable to attend.
The VetMed Achievement Fund is an unrestricted fund providing flexible and critical funding for student scholarships and fellowships in the College of Veterinary Medicine.
The VetMed Achievement Fund is an unrestricted fund providing flexible and critical funding for student scholarships and fellowships in the College of Veterinary Medicine. Your gift to the fund supports the clinics that help animals and humans alike, research, and student instruction.
The 4-H annual fund enables 4-H to fulfill its mission of youth mentorship and empowerment through programs, activities, and events.
4-H is the nation's largest positive youth development and youth mentoring organization, empowering six million young people in the U.S. The 4-H Foundation works to enhance and strengthen our youth development programs.
The Friends of Allerton Park Fund makes Allerton's continued operation and preservation possible.
Allerton Park is a unique gift, offering natural beauty, unique diversity, and a sense of wonder to all who visit its grounds. Your contribution to this fund helps to preserve Robert Allerton's legacy and ensures that Allerton Park will continue to be a gift for generations to come.
The Beckman Institute Support Fund enables the Institute to continue its innovative research and discoveries.
The Beckman Institute tackles issues critical to society through invention, innovation, and novel discoveries. Your contribution to the Beckman Support Fund helps us maintain preeminence in interdisciplinary research, supports student cultivation and makes possible the capital investitures that enable us to remain on at the forefront of innovation.
The Campus Honors Program Unrestricted Fund supports our ambitious Chancellor's Scholars in all aspects of their educational career.
The Campus Honors Program Unrestricted Fund is a flexible fund used to support our Chancellor's Scholars-the brightest and most ambitious students-in their endeavors. Your generous gift to the fund will support such varied initiatives as student scholarships, study abroad, and special events.
IGB is at the forefront of interdisciplinary research and the IGB Annual Fund supports IGB as it forges into the future.
The Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology (IGB) is dedicated to transformative research in Agriculture, Human Health, Environment, and Energy Use. IGB conducts groundbreaking research while engaging with the community and educating the next generation of scientists. Your gift will help IGB expand into the future.
The I FUND directly supports student athletes throughout their college careers.
The University of Illinois' Division of Intercollegiate Athletics is committed to supporting its student athletes in all aspects of their college careers. Your contribution to the I FUND will be used to directly benefit student athletes through recruitment, facility enhancements, academic support, travel, and equipment acquisitions.
International Programs and Studies mission of connecting students to the wider world is made possible by gifts to its Annual Fund.
Diverse and international exposure is an indispensable part of the college experience. Your contribution to the IPS annual fund will support the most pressing needs of Illinois International, including a wide range of on-campus and international activities, from overseas faculty research and study abroad to new course development.
The School of Labor and Employment Relations is one of the world's premier labor and employment relations programs.
Illinois' School of Labor and Employment Relations prides itself on an approach to education that is collaborative, inclusive, and responsive to market demands. With your support, LER will continue to recruit exceptional students and faculty while providing unparalleled opportunities.
Contributions to the Law School annual fund ensures that no student is denied a College of Law education due to lack of financial assistance.
The Law School Annual Fund provides unrestricted funds to support the College's strategic needs. Your gift allows the College to invest in innovative curricular initiatives, attract and retain top students and faculty, and to provide tuition assistance to students.
The Library Annual Fund provides flexible support for the Library's current needs.
The Library Annual Fund provides flexible support for the Library's current needs. The Library is essential to the intellectual vitality of the University, attracting talented students, faculty, and scholars to the Urbana-Champaign campus. Your gift makes possible the Library's continuing mission of teaching, research, and public service.
Carle Illinois College of Medicine
The Carle Illinois College of Medicine at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign will be the first medical school in the nation focused, from the beginning, on the intersection of engineering and medicine. Students will be immersed in experiences that merge clinical education and engineering from Day One.
Contributions to Medicine at Urbana enables the College to work towards create a vision for the future of medicine and science by building on the quality and strengths of its past.
Medicine at Urbana is dedicated to furthering discovery and to the education of the next generation of physicians. Your generosity to the Dean's Fund will help fund research initiatives, expand educational opportunities, recruit talented students and faculty, and drive change in science and medicine in the years to come.
Because a parent's job is never done, the Parents' Fund was created to ensure a campus environment that is as safe and engaging as one a parent would have created.
At the University of Illinois, we appreciate the role that parents play in students' development and continued achievement. Your gift to the fund will support alcohol-free alternative program and events, enhance diversity efforts, and increase funding for student safety and security on campus.
This fund supports units, facilities, and programs across campus and provides funding for areas with the most immediate needs.
Student Affairs reaches students through twelve units, 45 facilities, and numerous programs and services. Your Fund gift ensures that these areas thrive and continue to make Illinois students feel safe, secure and supported. The Vice Chancellor oversees the fund's administration, ensuring funding for areas with the most immediate needs.
University High's Annual Fund provides this unique laboratory high school with the resources to continue its mission of educating the brightest young minds.
University Laboratory High School is a catalyst for educational innovation that promotes academic excellence, encourages educational innovation, and develops citizenship for highly motivated, academically talented students.
Public media cannot exist without public support, and contributions made through Friends of WILL make possible high quality pubic content.
As the public media service of the College of the Media, Illinois Public Media (W-ILL) educates, entertains, inspires, and empowers by airing quality public television and radio programs and producing outstanding local content. Your support of W-ILL helps us bring you award winning arts, news, information, and music programming.