Scholarships for MSCS Majors

MSCS Majors can apply for a variety of Awards, Prizes & Awards! Some are for MSCS Majors only, and others are open to the wider LAS or UIC undergraduate community. Look over the lists linked below - it pays to apply: you can't win if you don't apply!

UIC Scholarships

Each spring the Office of External Fellowships (OEF), formerly known as the Office of Special Scholarship Programs (OSSP) ,offers scholarships for current UIC students. MSCS majors are eligible for many of these awards. Application deadlines are in February. For more information or to access the online application, please visit the Office of External Fellowships website.

LAS Scholarships

Each year LAS awards nearly 20 scholarships to UIC students in good academic standing, in LAS and out, in majors from Chemistry to Sociology, with financial need and without. Awards range from \$600 to \$10,000.

Departmental Scholarships

The MSCS Department offers a variety of scholarships, restricted to MSCS majors only.