Office of Financial Aid: United Minds Inspiring Innovation Scholarship (UMII)


The United Minds Inspiring Innovation (UMII) Scholarship Application for the Fall 2020 term is now open! UMII supports Illinois Tech undocumented students who demonstrate financial need but do not qualify for federal (FAFSA) aid. Click here to review the scholarship application.

Applications must be submitted to Leticia Moreno at (with subject line “UMII scholarship submission”) by 5 pm on Friday, October 30, 2020. Recipients will be notified via email on Wednesday, November 4, 2020.

Funds for UMII are available through a $4.50 per semester opt-in fee and other private donations. Private donations are accepted all year round. To make a donation, click here. You can learn more about UMII by visiting the university’s Undocumented Students website under the Financial Aid section.

If you have questions, contact Leticia Moreno, Assistant Director, at 312-567-3422.

Office of Financial Aid