Scholarship Opportunities through Idaho State Board of Eduation

Applicants who need SAT/ACT scores must take these exams no later than December in order to have results back by scholarship deadlines. The state scholarships application will be available in October 2016 for the 2017-2018 academic year.

The online application will require the following information:

  • Social Security Number
  • E-mail Address (Used for all scholarship notifications)
  • Expected Graduation Date

Idaho Opportunity Scholarship
Deadline 3/1/17
Need-based award for students with at least a 3.0 unweighted cumulative GPA

Postsecondary Credit Scholarship
Open/Rolling deadline
Attending or graduating from an accredited Idaho High School (or equivalent) starting in the spring of 2016
Has ten (10) or more postsecondary semester credits at the time of graduation from high school or graduated from high school with an associate degree
Has obtained a matching scholarship that is academic merit based from a business or industry, or entities representing business or industry

GEAR UP Idaho Scholarship
Deadline 2/15/17
Renewal applications only
For graduating seniors of an Idaho high school participating in Gear Up
Requires a 2.0 GPA

Governor’s Cup Scholarship
Deadline 2/15/17
Requires community service
For graduating seniors of an Idaho high school
Requires a 2.8 GPA

Tschudy Family Scholarship
Deadline 2/15/17
For Emmett High School seniors or recent graduates
Requires a 2.6 GPA

Armed Forces and Public Safety Officer Scholarship
Open/No deadline
For dependents of fallen or permanently disabled members of the armed forces or public safety officers