Below you can find information related to scholarships offered through the Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation Department. KSR and University-wide scholarship information can be found on the EIU Financial Aid Site.
All KSR scholarships are awarded based on evaluation of the student's application materials and faculty recommendations. In order to apply, students must currently be enrolled at EIU. During the Fall 2021 and Spring 2022 semesters, students will apply for scholarships that will be awarded in the Spring 2022 or Fall 2022 semesters. In order to receive scholarship funds, students must be registered for classes the semester monies are disbursed.
Many scholarships list a required major in Physical Education. Exercise Science, Sport Management, and K-12 Teacher Certification students are eligible to apply for these scholarships if offered within their specialty area.
Students may apply for Spring 2022 scholarships from September 1-October 31, 2021.
Students may apply for Fall 2022 scholarships from November 1, 2021-March 15, 2022.
University-wide scholarships and KSR scholarships are applied for through https://eiu.academicworks.com/.
Kinesiology, Sport, and Recreation Department Scholarship Opportunities:
Athletic Training Scholarship
Teacher Certification Scholarships
Exercise Science, Sport Management, and Teacher Certification Scholarships
Recreation Administration & Therapeutic Recreation Option Scholarships
Scholarships play a vital role in making higher education more affordable and accessible to students and their families. That’s why we created our easy-to-use EIU Scholarship Search, which helps you explore all the scholarship and award opportunities available at Eastern. Admitted students can log in and see more personalized scholarship information based on their academic profile. If you have any questions about the EIU Scholarship Search site, please contact Mallorie Fonseca, at 217-581- 6405 or firstname.lastname@example.org.