Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs


OVCSA Scholarships

As part of our commitment to ensuring student success at UIC, the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs annually administers a series of scholarships available to students across all colleges and academic disciplines.

Many of these scholarships are made available through the generosity of alumni and other friends of the university. We are grateful for their investment in the success of our students!

2015–2016 Scholarship Guidelines and Instructions

The scholarship application process will take place online. Each award has specific guidelines pertaining to financial need, co-curricular involvement, written essays, and other requirements. You may be eligible for multiple scholarships. Answers submitted on the first page of the application will determine what additional information is required.

Specific criteria for each award are listed on the left side of each page.


The complete application is due no later than 5 pm, Monday, March 30, 2015 using the online application process.

The following scholarships are available for UIC Students. Please click on the below links to learn more about the respective scholarships.