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Scholarship Opportunities at Benedictine University

Scholarships

Find the perfect scholarship

At Benedictine, we offer three categories of scholarships.

  1. For incoming students to Benedictine, please use this filtered checklist and check off the appropriate areas you are searching for. A list of corresponding awards will populate below and bring you to individual pages to learn more. Many of these scholarships are automatically awarded to you upon completion of your application through Admissions and Financial Aid, however, some you will have to directly apply for on its page.
  2. For returning and current students, we offer even more scholarship opportunities! Use your Benedictine email to log in to AwardSpring and search through scholarships you qualify for. These endowed scholarships are reviewed by committees and awarded to students upon completion of their applications. Click the Endowed Scholarship button below to get started. 
  3. We welcome many third-party external scholarships to aid in helping you complete your desired degree/s at Benedictine. Please navigate over to the filtered checklist on the side of this page, click “external” and choose from a list that populates all of the outside scholarship opportunities.
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Admitted Student Day Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Alumni Scholarship

We are proud of the work that our students and alumni continue to do in their respective fields and wish to acknowledge your contributions through ...

Army ROTC Scholarships

Scholarships and stipends from Army Reserve Officers’ Training Corps (ROTC) allow you to focus on your education by relieving some of the financial pressure. You’...

Arthur J. Schmitt Future Leaders Scholarship Program

The Goodwin College of Business custom-designed the Schmitt Future Leaders Scholarship Program to bring undergraduate students leading best practices in leadership. Each Schmitt scholar completes ...

Athletic Band

You should be able to focus on your education, not how much it costs. That’s why at Benedictine, we reward students based on their ...

Belong Scholarship Program

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Benedictine Academic Scholar Award

At Mesa, Benedictine recognizes high school student achievement by awarding all admitted freshman students a merit-based scholarship based on a student’s high school cumulative ...

Benedictine Academic Scholar Award

At Lisle, Benedictine recognizes transfer student achievement by awarding all admitted transfer students a merit-based scholarship based on a student’s cumulative GPA from all ...

Benedictine Academic Scholar Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Benedictine Need Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

BenU PLTW Scholarship

Benedictine University is proud to announce incoming freshman to Benedictine University that have been admitted to the institution and meet the following criteria are eligible ...

Birck-Tellabs Foundation Endowed Scholarship

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Campus Visit Award

We offer scholarships based on merit (GPA), musical talent, Phi Theta Kappa honors society membership and Benedictine legacy. We encourage all students to apply for ...

Campus Visit Award

At Benedictine University you should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great ...

Catholic High School Award

At Benedictine University you should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great ...

Catholic High School Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Community Services Block Grant Scholarship

The Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) Scholarship is designed, in cooperation with the Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity, to provide financial assistance to ...

Family Recognition Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Government Scholarship

We are proud of the work that our students and alumni continue to do in their respective fields and wish to acknowledge your contributions through ...

Innovation in Education Scholarship

At LA Tutors 123, we believe that it’s more than just the grades that make a great well-rounded student. Each one of you is creative ...

International Freshman Scholarships

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

International Transfer Scholarships

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Jo Wilson Leadership Award

The Jo Wilson Leadership Program was established in an effort to help build and further develop student leadership skills. The program provides a number of ...

Jurica Scholars Program

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

L.E.A.D.S. Scholarship

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Mesa Community Award

At Benedictine University you should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great ...

Mesa Partnership Scholarship

At Benedictine University you should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great ...

Military Scholarship

We are proud of the work that our students and alumni continue to do in their respective fields and wish to acknowledge your contributions through ...

Music Scholarship

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Not-for-Profit Scholarship

We are proud of the work that our students and alumni continue to do in their respective fields and wish to acknowledge your contributions through ...

Out of State Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Phi Theta Kappa

At Benedictine University you should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great ...

PNC Bank – Financial Literacy Education Scholarship

Enter to win a $2,000 PNC Student Lending Scholarship. Start by creating an account with us to explore financial literacy tools, resources and more.

Sallie Mae – The Completing the Dream Scholarship

The Sallie Mae Fund’s Completing the Dream Scholarship Program helps minority students and others from historically underserved communities complete their post-secondary education. Students on-track ...

Scholars Program

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

Scholarship Search Resources

External scholarships are offered by organizations and foundations outside Benedictine University. Some of the best resources for scholarships are organizations your family is associated with ...

St. Ben Chapel Choir

You should be able to focus on your education, not how much it costs. That’s why at Benedictine, we reward students based on their ...

St. Benedict Transfer Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how much it costs. That’s why at Benedictine, we reward students based on their ...

Students with Disabilities Scholarships

Many advocacy organizations, local and state government agencies, and colleges and universities offer scholarships for students with disabilities. These programs support learners with disabilities who ...

The Belong Scholarship

The Belong Scholarship Program – A Personal Journey of Excellence offers students the opportunity to explore a variety of exclusive experiences within the Benedictine, Local and ...

The Paul & Ann Skvarla, and Fr. Norbert Skvarla Memorial Award

You should be able to focus on your education, not how you are going to pay for it. Scholarships are a great way to help ...

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

The Recovery Village is dedicated to providing exceptional service at our alcohol and drug rehab facilities while providing unique opportunities for education and personal development. ...
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