Continuing students are automatically considered for scholarships each year. Here are some things you should know.
Continuing students do NOT have to submit separate scholarship applications
All continuing students are automatically considered for merit-based scholarships for the upcoming year if they are enrolled in at least 9 UI credits (UG), 6 UI credits (GR), or 10 UI credits (Law) during the previous spring semester
- File a FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) by February 15 for priority consideration for need-based scholarships and federal financial aid
- Most University of Idaho scholarships are awarded early in the spring of each academic year
- Any scholarship funds that become available are re-awarded throughout the year
- Scholarship recipients are required to enroll full-time to receive funds each semester unless the donor of the funds has indicated that part-time students are eligible. Full-time is defined as 12 credits (UG), 9 credits (GR), and 10 credits (Law)
- Scholarship awarding is competitive - grades are important!