Providing scholarships for students and organizations that better the community and the University.
Moms Association Scholarships
The Moms Association at the University of Illinois will award four (4) merit scholarships in the amount
of $1,000. To be eligible, the student must be an enrolled full-time student at the University of Illinois at
Urbana-Champaign and have successfully completed at least 24 college credit hours.
Scholarships are awards based on Campus involvement, Campus Honors and Awards, and their potential
to positively impact the University of Illinois. This award is determined on a competitive basis and
requires the submission of an application form, an essay, and a letter of recommendation from
someone at the University of Illinois, and transcript (s)
Applications are due by March 1, 2021. Applications are to be submitted on-line at
Illini Spirit Award
The Moms Association at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is soliciting requests for funding
proposals to be awarded in the Spring of 2021 for their Illini Spirit Award. The Moms Association is
looking for proposals that promote the growth and development of the students at the University of
Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The recipient will receive a monetary donation of $2,000 to be used to
support the event and/or program submitted in the proposal.
Proposals should include the following:
Name of the project, program, event or organization nominated to receive the award.
Description of the project, program, event or organization and how it promotes the growth and
development of the students at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Budget proposal that
includes funding from all sources and unmet financial need - please compile in listed format rather than
Proposals and supporting materials are due by March 1, 2021. Applications are to be submitted on-line
Medallion of Honor
The Moms Association invites you to submit nominations, limited to women of current or past affiliation
with the University of Illinois who, through example and/or service, have used their talents to enrich the
lives of others. This is an opportunity to congratulate a talented woman in your department or bring the
achievements of one of your graduates to the attention of a wide and varied audience.
Nominations must be submitted by March 1, 2021. A valid nomination must include the following: (1)
the nominee’s biographical information and (2) two letters of support. The deadline for application is:
March 1, 2021. Nominations are to be submitted on-line at go.Illinois.edu/momsawards.
The Humanitarian Award
This Award was created to encourage and recognize a student’s community service. The successful
nominees have performed outstanding and innovative community service within the Champaign-Urbana
community. There is a graduate student recipient and an undergraduate student recipient. Each
recipient is awarded 500.00 for their charity and 500.00, individually.
Deadline for application is: March 15, 2021
The name of the Award is "Moms Association Humanitarian Award"
Mom of the Year
Show your mom how much you love her on Moms Weekend! The Moms Association is now accepting
nominations for the 2021 Mom of the Year.
There will be a Mom of the Year and a 1st and 2nd Runner-up. All nominees will receive a certificate and a
copy of their son or daughter’s nomination.
Nominations are due by March 1, 2021 . Nominations are to be submitted at: