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School of Labor & Employment Relations University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Scholarships & Fellowships

Each year LER admits approximately 100 diverse students who all share a passion for strengthening the human component of organizations. Your organization can establish a scholarship or award in any academic year.

Typically, organizations provide a financial contribution of $10,000. Recipients are selected primarily on the basis of academic merit. LER scholarships can be designated to support the education of highly qualified minority students.

Your organization can establish an endowed fellowship at LER with a minimum financial contribution of $125,000. Combined with financial support by the school, the annual aid package provides a complete tuition and fee waiver to the student recipient.

Join companies like Phillips 66, Eaton Corporation, ExxonMobil, Frito-Lay, General Mills, PepsiCo, and Shell in becoming a successful partner in scholarship and career development. For more information on the benefits of establishing a scholarship, click here.