Scholarships 2016-2017

for Entering Freshmen


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  1. $5,000 a year
  2. Renewable for up to three additional years
  3. Admission deadline: June 15
  4. Requirements (listed below) must be satisfied by June 15.
  5. An unlimited number of Incentive Scholarships are awarded each year.
  6. Open to out-of-state residents and international students who are not sponsored
  7. Not open to Indiana residents, online-only students, or returning ISU students
  8. All incoming freshmen who are admitted to the University by June 15 will be automatically considered for this scholarship. No additional application is required.
  9. To be awarded this scholarship, students must be entering ISU fall semester.

For consideration, candidates must reside outside Indiana and not qualify for a reduced tuition rate offered through the Illinois Student Scholarship, Kentucky Student Scholarship, Midwest Consortium Scholarship, or Ohio Student Scholarship. Candidates also must have a cumulative high school grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale and earn a college-prep diploma.

To view the rules and regulations governing this scholarship, see rules and regulations.

To apply for admission to Indiana State University, see applications and instructions.

Note:  Students who qualify for the Incentive Scholarship may qualify for other awards. See combining.

The University reserves the right to change scholarships, policies, and award amounts. The right to correct errors is also reserved.

Last updated: 23 December 2015