Peanut Scholarship Fund at Southern Illinois at Carbondale
The Peanut Scholarship Fund: This fund was established to assist a good student at Southern Illinois University Carbondale who has financial difficulty because one or both parents have been involved in crime. This includes parents who are incarcerated or who because of being victims of crime are unable to provide financial support. The fund recognizes the nickname of a young man in this situation.
Children Impacted by Crime Scholarships
The Children of Inmates Scholarship Fund and the Children as Victims Scholarship Fund will award annual scholarships to students who are pursuing a college education.
For a list of other scholarships available: http://nrccfi.camden.rutgers.edu/2014/06/16/college-and-children-of-the-incarcerated-2/