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No matter your financial situation, we are dedicated to making college as affordable as possible.

Our Department awards over $80,000 in yearly scholarships exclusively to students in Crop Sciences. The College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences (ACES) also awards nearly $3.5 million dollars in scholarships to ACES students.

To learn more about need-based financial aid, please visit the University of Illinois Office of Student Financial Aid.

Department Scholarships

Crop Sciences awards over 30 scholarships each year to incoming freshman, current, and transfer students enrolled in our undergraduate program. Scholarship applications are emailed to eligible students in the spring semester. Specific dates and instructions are included on the application.

College of Agricultural, Consumer, and Environmental Sciences (ACES) Scholarships

More than 150 scholarships are available through the College of ACES. College of ACES scholarship applications open in April and are due in June. For more information, visit the ACES Scholarship Page.


Contact Us

Kris Nicholas Lambert

Kris Nicholas Lambert

Director of Undergraduate Programs
AE120 Turner Hall
1102 S. Goodwin Ave.
Urbana, IL 61801