“The mission of the UIS Capital Scholars Honors Program is to provide a challenging, interdisciplinary, educational experience in which well-qualified, motivated students gain understanding and leadership skills to engage the world.” The Capital Scholars Honors Program at the University of Illinois Springfield offers plenty of reasons to join, but here are just a few benefits that the UIS Capital Honors Program has to offer: - Scholarships that range from $5,000 to Full Funding available for all students admitted to the program -A brand new Laptop Computer -Study abroad opportunities -A focus on building leadership skills transferable to one’s career -A challenging, interdisciplinary and integrated curriculum that stresses critical thinking, communication, problem-solving, and research skills -Access to research and internship opportunities -Opportunities for personal, academic, social, and civic growth -Unlimited opportunities to participate in student governance, organizations, clubs -The Lincoln Residence Hall – the locus of our living-learning community Automatic consideration upon admission for qualified applicants. The program is limited to about 80 - 100 seats each fall semester and in order to be admitted, those interested should apply before May 1st prior to the Fall Start Date of their term of interest.
Capital Scholars Honors Program Scholarships
May 1st for entry into Fall Semester. The program only accepts Fall applicants.
Scholarship deadline same as application deadline
Undergraduate - Bachelor's
Restricted to these majors
Open to all Freshmen in the various offerings at the university