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EIU Department of Kinesiology and Sports Studies

Departmental Scholarships

Below you can find information related to scholarships offered through the KSS department as well as other University-wide scholarships

Students are also encouraged to visit the EIU Financial Aid Site

KSS Scholarships:

All Kinesiology and Sports Studies 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. Scholarship monies will be disbursed in the Spring 2017 or Fall 2017 semesters (see Application Form/Check Sheet for more information). 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. Kinesiology & Sports Studies majors are eligible to apply for these scholarships.

Application Period and Due Date:

Students may apply for scholarships from February 1 - February 28, 2017.

All scholarship application forms and supporting materials are due in the Kinesiology and Sports Studies Office (2506 Lantz) no later than 4:00 p.m., on Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

Notification of Award:

Students who are awarded scholarships will be notified by Friday, April 14, 2017.

Recipients will be invited and honored at the Kinesiology & Sports Studies Awards Day on Friday, April 21, 2017 at 10:00 a.m.

How to apply:

Step 1: Click here to download the Scholarship Application Form and Check Sheet.
Step 2: Click here to download the Faculty Recommendation Form.

Students will be considered for all scholarships for which they are eligible (see list below). For more detailed information, please download KSS Scholarships and Eligibility Criteria.

Exercise Science, Sport Management, and Teacher Certification Scholarships

Florence McAfee Scholarship

Dorothy M. Hart Memorial Scholarship

Larry Ankenbrand Scholarship

William H. Groves Memorial Award

Shannon McNamara Outstanding Physical Education Major Award

Errett & Mazie Warner Presidential Award

Barbara Snow Award

Athletic Training ONLY Scholarships

Athletic Training Scholarship

Dr. & Mrs. Richard H. Larson Athletic Training Scholarship

Teacher Certification ONLY Scholarships

Burke Family Scholarship

Mike & Phoebe Church Scholarship

Robert W. & Laura M. Hussey Scholarship

Dolly J. & H. Gene McFarland Scholarship

ZuHone Girls Annual Scholarship

All Available Scholarships

49 scholarships match your exact criteria.

2016 Distinguished Graduate Student
Anam Cara Scholar Fund
Balsaar & Ruth Bubeck Scholarship
Barbara Snow Award
Betty Wright Downing Award
Brian & Trina Myerscough- Chad Pfeffinger Outstanding Sigma Pi Service Award
Burke Family Scholarship
Carol Specht Memorial Scholarship
Charles L. and Kathryn Joley and Family Deans Scholarship in Education
Diversifying Higher Education Faculty in Illinois (DFI) Fellowship
Dolly J and H. Gene McFarland Kinesiology & Sports Studies Scholarship
Dorothy M. Hart Memorial Scholarship
Dr. & Mrs. Richard H. Larson Athletic Training Scholarship
Dr. Barbara L. Hill Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Harold M. & Alice D. Cavins Scholarship
Dr. John Guckert Memorial Award
Dwight & Bette (Leckrone) Baptist Scholarship
Education Scholars Award
EIU and Midwestern Association of Graduate Schools (MAGS) Excellence in Teaching Award
Errett Warner Award in Phys. Ed
Florence McAfee Scholarship
Frances Meyer Hampton Graduate Scholarship
Hamand Society of Graduate Scholars
Kate Booker Stapp Scholarship
King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity Awards
King-Mertz Research/Creative Activity College Award of Excellence
L. Joyce Taylor Student Teaching Sch
Larry J. Ankenbrand Physical Education Sch
Leona Stanford Vollintine Charitable Trust Fund Scholarship
Lincoln, Florence, & Bonita Woodyard Ed. Sch
McCoy Family Sch
Mrs. Pratima Niranjan Shah Scholarship
Phoebe and Mike Church Scholarship
Ray & Evelyn Duncan Teaching Scholarship
Robert & Kathryn Augustine Distinguished Master's Thesis Award Competition & MAGS Thesis Nomination
Robert W. and Laura M. Hussey Scholarship
Ronald A. Wilson Scholarship
Ronald E. Gholson Endowed Faculty & Student Service Award
Rory and Gail Heltsley Steidl Scholarship
Shannon McNamara Outstanding Phys Ed
Sue Nichols OBrien Sch
The EIU Adult Fitness Program Outstanding Graduate Annual Scholarship
The EIU College Thesis Award of Excellence
The Graduate School Research/Creative Activity Grants
Thomas Woodall Exercise Science Scholarship
Verne Stockman Graduate Scholarship in Educational Technology
William H. Groves Memorial Award
Williams Travel Grants
ZuHone Girls Annual Scholarship

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Contact Information for Kinesiology and Sports Studies

Department of Kinesiology and Sports Studies

2506 Lantz Building
Charleston, IL
(217) 581-2215
Fax: (217) 581-7973

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