The Redbird Academic Scholarship is awarded to academically talented new freshmen. Freshmen who meet the criteria for the Redbird Academic Scholarship and apply for admission during our preferred filing period of September 1 - November 15 will be notified of their award.
3.0+ cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
1200+ SAT or
No separate scholarship application is required for the Redbird Academic Scholarship. Award winners will be notified on a rolling basis beginning in December, and awards will be offered as funds remain available.
The Redbird Academic Scholarship is renewable for up to three additional years. To renew your award, you must maintain:
- Continuous enrollment with 12 hours or more
- 2.75+ cumulative GPA
To apply for any of the scholarships listed that you are eligible for, submit your application for admission to Illinois State University. It's that easy!