Some scholarships that may be available to students attending ISU.
The United Negro College Fund and The Merck Company Foundation have established scholarship awards for outstanding African American students pursuing studies and careers in the field of biomedical research. Undergraduate, Graduate & Postdoctoral.
(Deadline is February each year)
The goal of the American Chemical Society (ACS) Scholars Program is to aid in building an awareness of the values and rewards associated with careers in the chemical sciences and to assist students in acquiring the skills and credentials needed for success in these areas.
Financial assistance, motivation and counseling for minority students desiring to pursue secondary and post-secondary education.
Offers competitive scholarships to students from disadvantaged backgrounds who are committed to careers in biomedical, behavioral and social science health-related research.
Competition involves you, the student, with the help of your teacher. The DuPONT CHALLENGE is an essay discussing a scientific or technological development, event or theory that has captured your interest and attention.
Information on Iowa Scholarships, Iowa Grants and Federal Loans.
Great resource explaining how college funding works, the types of scholarships available, how to find them, how to apply for them, and how to avoid scholarship scam.
The Advancing Hispanic Excellence in Technology, Engineering, Math and Science (AHETEMS) Foundation (pronounced A-Teams), in partnership with SHPE and other organizations, has been working exclusively to develop educational enrichment and academic outreach initiatives, for Latinos/as, that extend throughout the pre-college to PhD pathway.
Iowa State University Scholarships
Financial aid for selected Iowa students already attending, or planning to transfer from a community college or two-year private college as a junior, to one of the three Regents’ universities or one of the 24, four-year private colleges under the membership of the Iowa College Foundation within the state of Iowa.
General scholarship information for ISU students.
Are you a hands-on learner? Are you interested in addressing 21st Century problems associated with energy, food, water, education and the environment that impact peoples’ lives? ABE is currently offering a new scholarship program for multicultural freshman scholars enrolling in fall 2010. Receive $4,500 per year (renewable for four years) for educational expenses such as tuition, room and board, books and fees.
For incoming freshmen and undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Agriculture at ISU.
For incoming freshmen and undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Human Sciences at ISU.
Information for incoming freshmen and undergraduate students enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences majoring in Biochemistry and Biophysics at ISU.
Offers a $500 scholarship for ISU engineering students that demonstrate good academic performance (3.0 GPA or above). The scholarship is sponsored by the National Science Foundation. First-generation, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Applications due March 10.
Offers up to $10,000 for Iowa State engineering students over four year period. Student must possess the qualities and characteristics of a great engineering leader and demonstrate good academic performance (3.00 GPA or above). The E2020 scholarship is sponsored by the National Science Foundation. First-generation, women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Application due March 10.
Links to Other Scholarships
Gates Millennium Scholarships (major)
Jacki Tuckfield Memorial Graduate Business Scholarship (for AA students in South Florida)
HBCU Packard Sit Abroad Scholarships (for study around the world)