Chemistry at Illinois University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Illinois

Undergraduate Aid and Support

Applications for the spring 2014 semester have closed. please check back for information about upcoming opportunities!


The Department of Chemistry has a number of scholarships available to highly qualified chemistry majors. These awards are merit based though other factors, including need, may factor into the final decision.

All Chemistry awards are processed using the same application pool, so if you are interested in applying for an award, you should only submit one complete application. Your application will be compared against the qualifications for awards available at the time.

Applications for awards are open at various times throughout the calendar year.  Typically, applications for Academic Year and Fall Semester scholarships are due in late spring; applications for spring and summer are due in late fall; and Commencement awards are determined in late winter. Speciality or limited scholarships may be available at other times; please check this page often for updates.

All students are encouraged to apply for financial aid. More information about financial aid at the University of Illinois can be found through the Office of Student Financial Aid.

Application Process

Beginning in the Spring 2014 semester, the application process has been streamlined to a single online form. There, you will have the opportunity provide information and upload a current resume (required) as well as list contact information for references (recommended but not required).

To apply for a Spring 2014 scholarship visit



    Kristin N. Lang
    Stewardship and Advancement Coordinator
    107 Noyes Laboratory / 217.244.0234