Distinguished scholarships are competitive awards that provide remarkable experiences and support for students interested in study abroad, graduate study, careers in public service, international affairs, teaching, scientific research, engineering and a host of other fields.
These competitive awards vary widely in terms of eligibility requirements, financial award amounts, fields of study, career objectives, language requirements and deadlines. In many cases, the applicant must be endorsed or nominated by the University of Idaho. Visit Explore Scholarships for information about each of the scholarships.The Distinguished Scholarships Program at the University of Idaho guides current students and recent alumni interested in applying for prestigious awards. We encourage you to browse through our website for more information, or contact the Distinguished Scholarships Coordinator to discuss which programs best fit your interests and aspirations.