SUAA Foundation Scholarship Program

The SUAA Foundation offers four scholarships of up to $500 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.

Applications will be reviewed beginning September 1, 2020.

In addition, the SUAA Foundation offers two grants of up to $500 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.  Application materials are available on the SUAA Foundation website. 

The award year is September 1, 2020, through May 31, 2021

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