SUAA Foundation Scholarship Program

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The SUAA Foundation offers up to six scholarships of up to $1,000 per scholarship annually. The scholarships are awarded for use in accredited degree-seeking programs, eligible technical/trade programs, and eligible certificate programs. The applicant must be an SUAA member in good standing or the spouse/partner, child, or grandchild of an SUAA member in good standing. Application materials are available below.

Scholarships for the 2021-22 academic year have been awarded. Details regarding the application process for the 2022-23 academic year will be posted on the website after January 1, 2022.

In addition, the SUAA Foundation offers up to two grants of up to $1,000 per grant annually for professional development activities (travel expenses are excluded). The applicant must be an SUAA member in good standing who is currently employed at an Illinois institution of higher education.  Applications are accepted throughout the year and grants are awarded throughout the year until two grants have been awarded. Grants are still available for the 2021-22 academic year. Application materials are available on the SUAA Foundation website. 

To be considered for an SUAA Foundation Scholarship, please complete and submit the signed SUAA Membership Certification Form, the SUAA Foundation Scholarship Application, an essay, and 2 letters of recommendation. (More information in the link below).

Mail to:
Attn: Foundation Scholarship Committee
217 East Monroe Street, Suite 100,
Springfield, IL 62701.

Incomplete applications will not be considered. 

Application Materials

Application materials are available to download below. They include the SUAA Membership Certification Form, the SUAA Foundation Scholarship Application,  Additional Documents, and SUAA Foundation Scholarship guidelines.

Click Here to download the Foundation Educational Scholarship Application Materials

Click Here to download the Foundation Professional Development Grant Application Materials