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James M. and Aune P. Nelson Minority Student Grant

Sponsored by: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Applicant must be African-American, Native American, or Hispanic, a graduate of an Alton school, have a minimum 2.0 high school GPA or 2.5 college GPA, be enrolled full time, and be pursuing a degree program. Selection based on financial need.


Application Deadline March 1
Scholarship, Grant, Fellowship or Contest Grant
Number of Applications 6
Award Coverage Full Tuition
Awarded every year? yes
Recipient must reapply for renewal.
Must be repaid? no
Required to attend a specific school? yes
Is a separate application required? yes



Max 6
Min 1

Contact Information

Client Service Unit
Student Financial Aid
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, IL 62026-1060 United States

Phone: (618) 650-3880
Fax: (618) 650-3885

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