The Diversity and Human Rights Office has established a Diversity Scholarship Committee that is responsible for distributing the majority of diversity scholarships for the University of Idaho. Students do not need to fill out any scholarship applications. All students that meet our scholarship criteria will be considered.
The first round of awards occurs in late February/early March to that freshmen will recieve their financial aid packages when they attend to Vandal Friday. A second round of awards occurs in the summer. A final round occurs prior to the fall semester and after the 10 day report. Financial Aid that is returned during the spring semester is awarded until February.
If you are a new student and you would like to compete for these scholarships:
You only need to submit your application to the University of Idaho by the priority deadline (listed on your application) and your Free Application for Student Aid (FAFSA
) materials to the Federal processing center by the deadline (before February 15) to be considered in the first round of awards.
If you are a returning student:
Complete your FAFSA
information and submit it by the priority deadline (listed on the application).
OMA Scholarship Eligibility:
Only United States citizens and permanent residents are eligible for our scholarships.
If you are an international student, please contact the International Programs Office
at (208) 885-8984 for more specific scholarship information.
For more information please feel free to contact:
at (208) 885-7716 or
at (208) 885-5173 or
Student Financial Aid