Undergraduate Scholarships

In addition to admission-based scholarships, scholarships are available to support research, diversity, community service, and international study for IUPUI students.

IUPUI Scholarship Central: For a complete list of scholarships available to IUPUI students, use the Office of Student Scholarships search engine. It quickly sorts through hundreds of scholarships and identifies which ones you are eligible for based on the information you enter about yourself.


Actuary Scholarship

The Actuary Scholarship supports an undergraduate or graduate student interested in pursuing a career as an actuary and is enrolled in the Department of Mathematical Sciences in the School of Science. The recipient will have successfully completed at least three of the five exams necessary to earn the Associate of the Society of Actuaries designation, as recognized by the Society of Actuaries. Documentation of passing the exam(s) is required. The Scholarship is renewable.

Award Amount: Amount varies, depending on the cost of the exam(s), renewable up to the cost of three exams.

Application Deadline:

Ongoing.

Application:

Adam W. Herbert Presidential Scholarship

The Adam W. Herbert Presidential Scholarship is designed for outstanding Indiana high school seniors with extensive leadership experience.

All scholarship applicants must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.75 (weighted) and either a minimum ACT composite score of 28, or an SAT score of 1250 (taken prior to March 2016, combining SAT critical reading and math scores), or an SAT score of 1320 (taken March 2016 or later, combining evidence-based reading/writing and math scores). Applicants must be Indiana residents.

Award Amount: $12,000 per year for four years of study, a laptop, $2,500 for a study abroad experience, and a $1,500 housing stipend for on-campus housing their freshman year.

Application Deadline:

November 15

Anna K. Suter Scholarships

Anna K. Suter Scholarships are given to undergraduate majors in Mathematics. Recipients must be full-time students and are chosen based on academic achievement and professional objective, and the winners are selected by the Faculty Awards Committee.

Award Amount: Between $300 and $2,500, renewable up to four years.

Application Deadline:
  • Beginning (Freshman) Students: March 1
  • Continuing Students: February 1
Application:

Bepko Scholars and Fellows Program

The Bepko Scholars and Fellows Program is designed for students who demonstrate integrity, dedication, leadership, and a commitment to service. This highly competitive scholarship program provides financial, academic, and programming support to academically motivated and civically engaged students throughout their undergraduate and post-graduate years.

All scholarship applicants must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.75 (weighted) and either a minimum ACT composite score of 28, or an SAT score of 1250 (taken prior to March 2016, combining SAT critical reading and math scores), or an SAT score of 1320 (taken March 2016 or later, combining evidence-based reading/writing and math scores). Applicants must be Indiana residents. Applicants must be Indiana residents.

Award Amount: Students selected for this scholarship program receive undergraduate tuition up to the Indiana resident rate, fees, a $2,500 study abroad stipend, and books for four years of study. Bepko Scholars also receive two years of on-campus housing and are required to live in the Honors Residential Community their freshman year.Bepko Scholars who attend IUPUI for graduate or professional study receive $5,000 per year for four years and are named Bepko Fellows.

Application Deadline:

November 15

Central Indiana Community Foundation Scholarships

With more than 100 scholarship funds under management, CICF offers critical help. With awards ranging from $500 to full tuition, CICF scholarships help countless young people overcome the obstacles that stand between them and future academic and financial success.

For more information about each kind of scholarship, download the CICF scholarship guidebook.

Application Deadline:

March 1

Class of '84 Scholarship

Established in 2015, by dedicated School of Science alumnus, Stephen A. Freeland, this award recognizes an exceptional undergraduate student in the School of Science Honors College Program. Preference will be given to students with a demonstrated financial need.

Award Amount: Up to $500

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

CRL RISE Scholarship Award

The CRL RISE Scholarships are designed to bring new students into the research and creative enterprise. Students typically identify a mentor and work with their mentor to write a proposal for a substantive independent research or creative project to be completed by the end of the following spring semester.

Five rise to the IUPUI challenge undergraduate research scholarships are awarded in the spring of each year. The $1,500 award is applied to the winning students’ bursar account.

Application Deadline:

April 1

Dean of Science Scholarship (For Continuing Students)

The Dean of Science Scholarship is designed for students pursuing their first undergraduate degree with a major in the School of Science.  Continuing science majors with a minimum of 25 credit hours completed at IUPUI by the end of the spring semester during which application is being made and at least a 3.50 GPA may apply for this competitive scholarship.  Contingent upon availability of funds, a Dean of Science Scholar may be supported for additional years provided that the student has eligible unspent funds, continues in a degree program in the School of Science as evidenced by enrollment patterns, and maintains an overall GPA of at least 3.50.  An award recipient may hold only one scholarship funded by the School of Science. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.

Award Amount: Up to $2,000 in-state/$4,000 out-of-state per academic year

Application Deadline:

May 15

Application:

Application Required

Scholarship Contact:

Molly Rondeau: mrondeau@iupui.edu

Dean of Science Scholarship (For Freshmen)

Students who have applied for admission by November 15, as incoming freshmen for the following Fall semester, who have a minimum high school GPA of 3.50 (on a 4.00 scale) and who score 1250 or higher on the SAT test taken prior to March 2016 or 1310 or higher on the SAT test taken after March 2016, or 28 or higher on the ACT may be eligible for this scholarship.  Applications received on or before November 15 will be given priority consideration. The number of scholarships and amount of each scholarship varies depending upon the number of eligible students.

The School of Science Dean’s Scholars Program is designed for beginning School of Science freshmen. Contingent upon availability of funds, a Dean’s Scholar who is a beginning major may be supported for up to eight regular (fall/spring) semesters provided that the student continues in a degree program in the School of Science as evidenced by enrollment patterns and maintains an overall GPA of at least 3.50. An award recipient may hold only one scholarship funded by the School of Science. Students must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents of the U.S.

Award Amount: Varies, depending on criteria stated above, but is minimally $2,000 per academic year renewable up to $8,000 for four years. 

Application Deadline:

November 15, for Fall 2017 admission

Application:

Students who have applied for admission by November 15 for Fall 2017 admission and meet eligibility requirements will automatically be considered.  No separate application is required.

Award notifications will be sent to all recipients no later than March 2017.

*Admission-Based Scholarships use Critical Reading/Verbal + Math Scores for the total SAT ONLY for tests taken prior to March 2016.  Writing scores are not factored for consideration.  Comparable composite ACT scores considered.

DigiCert Scholarships - Three $1,000

Application Deadline:

December 1, 2016

Diversity Scholars Research Program

The Diversity Scholars Research Program (DSRP) is primarily aimed at attracting academically talented first-year students, contributing to the diversity of IUPUI. DSRP scholars are actively engaged in undergraduate research opportunities, supervised by faculty mentors. Students in the program are part of a group of undergraduate scholars who benefit from the research activities, individual support and scholarship funding leading to graduation with a four year degree. Priority is given to incoming high school students who meet minimum eligibility requirement. A continuing IUPUI student may apply and awards are based on availability. This award is made to students in a variety of majors at IUPUI and is highly competitive.

Eligibility requirements for incoming high school students

  • Student must be in the top 25% of their graduating class and have at least a 1070 SAT (math and critical reasoning sections only) or 23 ACT score.
  • Student must have at least a B grade in all math and science courses.
  • Student must supply at least two (2) letters of recommendation, one which must be from a math or science teacher.
  • Student must be an Indiana resident and/or be a US citizen or permanent resident. A scholar may continue in the program for up to 4 years if he/she maintains a cumulative 3.00 GPA.
  • Students from racial and ethnic populations who have been historically underrepresented in institutions of higher education and whose presence will enhance the learning environment through increased diversity at IUPUI are encouraged to apply. 

Eligibility requirements for continuing IUPUI students

  • Minimum of 25 credit hours completed at IUPUI by end of spring semester during which the application is being made
  • Have a minimum 3.30 grade point average.
  • Must have at least two remaining years of study at IUPUI (cannot be a senior).
  • Student must be an Indiana resident and/or be a US citizen or permanent resident. A scholar may continue in the program for up to 2 years if he/she maintains a cumulative 3.00 GPA.
  • Contribute to the diversity at IUPUI (essay required)
Application Deadline:

March 1

Dr. John D. Barnwell Memorial Scholarship

The Dr. John D. Barnwell Memorial Scholarship is to be awarded to a continuing science major in the School of Science who has effectively integrated the sciences and the arts into his or her undergraduate career, going beyond the minimal requirements of science majors for courses in the arts and humanities.  The nominee may be pursuing a double major in science and arts and humanities, or pursuing a minor in the arts and humanities.  Or, he or she could be involved in the arts and humanities in other ways.  For example, having art as a hobby or playing in an orchestra, or just being a patron of the arts.

Furthermore, the nominee should reflect the character and values that Dr. John Barnwell represented and encouraged.  These are:  high personal standards of ethics and scholarship, respect for the principles of friendship, and a deep appreciation for the importance of process in the conduct of one’s life.   That is, how does the nominee handle life?  What set of life affirming and honest values does he or she possess which overcome the circumstances of his or her life, making it productive, satisfying and inspirational to others?  One letter of recommendation from a School of Science faculty member is required.

Award Amount: $500

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application Required.

Scholarship Contact:

Molly Rondeau: mrondeau@iupui.edu

Earth Sciences Air & Waste Management Association Scholarship

The Air and Waste Management Association (AWMA) Scholarship is offered to Earth Science (Geology and Environmental Science) undergraduate and graduate students. Students considered for this scholarship must be a graduate or undergraduate student in Earth Sciences, be a US citizen (or permanent resident) and an Indiana resident, successfully completed a minimum of 9 credit hours towards an Earth Science degree including GEOL-G110 or GEOL-G107 (undergrad applicants only), and be in good academic standing with a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA..

Award Amount: The AWMA Scholarship will award one (1) undergraduate and one (1) graduate student $750 each to apply towards their education.

Application Deadline:

February 15

Application:

To be considered for this scholarship, students must submit the application. Students should be prepared to list their education, work history, and achievements, and compose two short essays.

Scholarship Contact:

For additional information, students may contact Jennifer Nelson, Earth Sciences Advisor.

Earth Sciences Alumni Scholarship

This scholarship is made possible by a generous gift from the Alumni of the Department of Earth Sciences at IUPUI to support a qualified Earth Sciences (Geology and Environmental Science) senior student within twelve months of graduation at the start of the Fall semester. Students considered for this scholarship must be majoring in Environmental Science or Geology, be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA, and must enroll in a minimum of 18 credit hours during the academic year following the award.

Award Amount: One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to be used towards tuition, fees and books for Fall semester.

Application Deadline:

February 15

Application:

To be considered for this scholarship, students must submit the application. Students should be prepared to list their education, work history, and achievements, and compose two short essays.

Scholarship Contact:

For additional information, students may contact Jennifer Nelson, Earth Sciences Advisor.

Frank G. and Ernestine M. Lambertus Scholarship

It is the intent of the Donors that the scholarship be given to an undergraduate student(s) who is pursuing a degree in the School of Science, who has demonstrated progress and significant improvement in his/her academic program, and who is a working student or who otherwise demonstrates financial need. Preference will be given to a student(s) who is from central Indiana and to a student(s) who demonstrates civic engagement. One letter of recommendation from a School of Science faculty member is required.

Award Amount: Up to $2500 non-renewable

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application Required

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

Gene and Dorothy Marrs Memorial Scholarship

The Gene and Dorothy Marrs Memorial Scholarship supports travel and registration costs for undergraduate science majors interested in attending and presenting at academic conferences relevant to their research. Students must have an accepted poster or oral presentation to be eligible. Preference will be given to a student with a declared major within the School of Science.

Award Amount: Up to $500

Application Deadline:

Ongoing.

Application:

Application Required

Scholarship Contact:

Molly Rondeau: mrondeau@iupui.edu

Geraldine and David Rigdon RISE Scholarship

This scholarship was established by Dr. Robert D. Rigdon, a dedicated emeritus faculty member of the Department of Mathematical Sciences, to honor the memory of his parents, Geraldine and David Rigdon.

This award supports undergraduate science majors, with a preference for students with a major in the Department of Mathematical Sciences, who have integrated one of the four IUPUI RISE initiatives into their studies: Research, International, Service Learning and Experiential Learning.

Award Amount: The number of individual scholarships and dollar amount may vary from year to year.

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application Required

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

Health & Life Science Scholarship for Continuing Students

The competitive Health & Life Science Scholarship is for students pursuing their first undergraduate degree and majoring in the health and life sciences.  Continuing health and life science majors with a minimum of 25 credit hours completed at IUPUI by the end of the spring semester during which application is being made and at least a 3.50 GPA may apply for this competitive scholarship.  Contingent upon availability of funds, a Health and Life Science Scholar may be supported for additional years provided that the student has eligible unspent funds, continues in a degree program in a health or life science field, and maintains an overall GPA of at least 3.50.  An award recipient may hold only one scholarship funded by the School of Science.

Award Amount: Up to $2,000 in-state/$4,000 out-of-state per year

Application Deadline:

May 15

Application:

Application Required

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

Health & Life Science Scholarship for Incoming Freshman

The competitive Health and Life Science Scholars Program is designed for beginning freshmen in the health and life science majors.  Contingent upon availability of funds, a Health & Life Science Scholar who is a beginning major my be supported for up to eight regular (fall/spring) semesters provided that the student continues in a degree program in a health or life science field and maintains an overall minimum GPA of 3.50.  An applicant must be in the top 25% of their high school graduating class and score 1200 or higher on the SAT test taken prior to March 2016 or 1270 or higher on the SAT test taken after March 2016, or 26 or higher on the ACT.  An award recipient may hold only one scholarship funded by the School of Science.

Award Amount: Up to $2,000 in-state/$4,000 out-of-state per year, renewable for 4 years

Application Deadline:

February 1, admission and application.

Award notifications will be sent to recipients in April.

Application:

Application, essay, transcript, and two letters of recommendation must be submitted to the Office of Student Scholarships.

Honeywell scholarship for STEM students

Scholarships for students pursuing STEM degrees who have critical financial need ($55,000 or less family income) and who are going to be in their sophomore year for academic year 2017-2018.

Award Amount: $10,000

Application Deadline:

Application Open January 15 - March 15

Horatio Alger Association Scholarships

Scholarships for students who have critical financial need ($55,000 or less family income) and who are going to be in their freshman year for academic year 2017-2018.

Award Amount: $6,000 - $25,000

Application Deadline:

October 25

Indiana Association of Environmental Professionals - Two $2,000 scholarships

The Indiana Association of Environmental Professionals (INAEP) is proud to announce this solicitation for scholarship applications for the 2017/2018 academic year.  The INAEP will be awarding two $2,000 scholarships, one for undergraduate studies and one for graduate studies.  This scholarship is intended to promote and support the training of new environmental professionals in the State of Indiana. 

Applicants must be:

  • Currently enrolled at an Indiana college or university
    • (a) as a full-time undergraduate (sophomore or higher level)
    • or (b) about to begin or in the process of earning a graduate degree
  • Pursuing a degree in an environmental-related field
  • Possess a GPA of 2.90 or higher
  • Plan to reside and work in Indiana following graduation

 Questions may be sent to Christy Darst, INAEP Vice President, at Christy_Darst@efiglobal.com

Application Deadline:

To be announced.

Application:

http://www.inaep.info/scholarship

Indiana Geology & Gem Society Scholarship

The Indiana Geology and Gem Society Scholarship is made possible by a generous gift from the Indiana Geology and Gem Society to support an Earth Sciences (Geology and Environmental Science) student who is within twelve months of graduation at the start of the Fall semester. 

Students considered for this scholarship must be majoring in Environmental Science or Geology, be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.25 cumulative GPA, and must enroll in a minimum of 9 credit hours in the Fall semester after the award is granted.

Award Amount: One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to be used towards tuition, fees and books for Fall semester.

Application Deadline:

February 15

Application:

To be considered for this scholarship, students must submit the application. Students should be prepared to list their education, work history, and achievements, and compose two short essays.

Scholarship Contact:

For additional information, students may contact Jennifer Nelson, Earth Sciences Advisor.

Indiana Latino Scholarship Fund

The Indiana Latino Scholarship Fund (ILSF) was established nine years ago when a group of non-profit organizations collaborated to support Latino students focused on furthering their education.  The ILSF has supported hundreds of students by awarding $1.5 million in scholarships.

The IUPUI School of Science will provide students who receive a scholarship from the ILSF an additional scholarship equal to the award they receive from ILSF. To be eligible for the scholarship match, the recipient must attend IUPUI as a full time student and major or pre-major in a School of Science undergraduate degree program. Recipients who remain enrolled as a science major at IUPUI and maintain a GPA of at least 3.5 will continue receiving the scholarship annually.

Application Deadline:

www.cicf.org/scholarships | Deadline March 1
www.indianalatinoinstitute.org | Deadline May 31
www.projectsteppingstone.org | Deadline March 15

Indumati Sukhatme RISE-Study Abroad Scholarship

Established by former IUPUI Executive Vice Chancellor and Dean of the Faculties, Dr. Uday Sukhatme, the RISE Scholarship memorializes Indumati, his mother, who passed away in 2010. The Indumati Sukhatme RISE Scholarship has honored her life and inspired others to contribute to new RISE Scholarships, which emphasize the growing importance of supporting Research, International, Service learning and Experiential learning (RISE) experiences for today’s students.

The RISE-Study Abroad scholarship provides support for a continuing Science major who is enhancing his or her educational experience through studying abroad.

Award Amount: Varies.

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

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International Student Scholarships

IUPUI offers many scholarship opportunities for international students!

  • All scholarships require full-time enrollment (12 credit hours or more per semester) in the fall and spring semesters.
  • If you take the SAT or ACT examination more than once, the highest scores will be used for scholarship consideration.
  • Funds provided by these scholarships do not cover intensive English as a Second Language study.

IUPUI Academic Excellence Scholarship

Students who have applied for admission by January 15 who have a minimum high school GPA of 3.50 (on a 4.00 scale), and who score 1150 or higher on SAT tests taken prior to March, 2016 or 1220 or higher on SAT tests taken after March, 2016 or 25 on the ACT may be eligible for this scholarship. To be considered for renewal, students must attend full time and maintain a 3.00 GPA (no separate application required).

Award Amount: $3,000 annually for 4 years

Application Deadline:

January 15 admission application

Application:

Students who have applied for admission by January 15 for Fall admission and meet eligibility requirements will automatically be considered.  No separate application is required. Must be an Indiana resident.

IUPUI Chancellor's Scholarship

Incoming freshmen who apply to IUPUI by November 15 and meet the following criteria are eligible to be selected for an IUPUI Chancellor's Scholarship and direct admission to the IUPUI Honors College:

- A cumulative high school GPA of 3.75 (weighted)
- A minimum ACT composite score of 28 or SAT score of 1250 or higher (SAT critical reading and math scores combined)
- Complete the Honors Online Application by November 15

Award Amount: This competitive scholarship program offers Indiana residents $8,000 annually for four years. Nonresident* students will receive $19,000 annually for four years. Students selected for this scholarship program also will receive $2,500 for a study abroad experience.* Midwest Student Exchange Program awardees selected for a Chancellor’s Scholarship are eligible to receive $8,000 annually for four years.

Application Deadline:

November 15

IUPUI Distinguished Scholarship

Students who have applied for admission by January 15 who have a minimum high school GPA of 3.75 (on a 4.00 scale) and who score 1250 or higher on SAT tests taken prior to March, 2016 or 1310 or higher on SAT tests taken after March, 2016 or 28 on the ACT may be eligible for this scholarship. To be considered for renewal, students must attend full time and maintain a 3.00 GPA (no separate application required). *Students who apply to IUPUI by November 15 and meet the criteria above are encouraged to apply for IUPUI Honors College competitive scholarships*

Award Amount: $6,000 annually for 4 years

Application Deadline:

January 15 admission application

Application:

Students who have applied for admission by January 15 for Fall admission and meet eligibility requirements will automatically be considered.  No separate application is required. Must be Indiana resident.

IUPUI Honors College Scholarships

The IUPUI Honors College offers high ability incoming freshmen the opportunity to apply for the Chancellor's, Herbert Presidential, Bepko Scholars and Fellows Program and the Plater International Scholars Program. To learn more about the IUPUI Honors College and to access the online IUPUI Honors College Scholarship Application, visit honorscollege.iupui.edu.

Application Deadline:

November 15

Application:

Students may apply for these scholarships programs by submitting the online IUPUI Honors College Scholarship Application, and submitting required materials as specified by November 15. 

Scholarship Contact:

Please contact the IUPUI Honors College at honors@iupui.edu or call (317) 274-2660 if you have any questions, or need additional information.

IUPUI Scholarship Central

This search engine quickly sorts through hundreds of scholarships and identifies which ones students are eligible for, based on the information students enter about themselves.

Life-Health Sciences Internships

Life-Health Sciences Internships connect IUPUI life and health sciences undergraduates with research and professional experience internships on and near the IUPUI campus. This program helps students to explore their career objectives and future career pathways while also fostering valuable professional connections between students and faculty and staff. The students belong to a community of interns and mentors who support one another throughout the internship experience and beyond. Internships run from the end of August to the beginning of May. Positions pay $10 per hour for up to 10 hours per week (15 weeks per semester for two semesters). 

Math and Science Education Scholarships

The Math and Science Education Scholarship (MSES) Program offered by the Urban Center for the Advancement of Math/Science Education (UCASE), is designed to encourage and to support outstanding IUPUI current or transfer students who have had a strong math or science based major and who wish to pursue a career in math or science teaching at the middle and/or high school level.

Award Amount: $2,500 per year and annually renewable

Application Deadline:

March 1

Math and Science Teaching Scholarships

The Math and Science Teaching Scholarship (MSTS) Program offered by the Urban Center for the Advancement of Math/Science Education (UCASE), is designed to encourage and to support outstanding high school graduates who desire to pursue a career in math or science teaching at the middle and/or high school level.

Award Amount: $2,500 per year, renewable up to 4 years

Application Deadline:

February 1

Midwest Student Exchange Program Award

Attention residents of Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, and Wisconsin, your IUPUI experience just got better. Beginning fall 2016, IUPUI will provide legal residents of Illinois, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota or Wisconsin tuition at 150% of the in-state rate. What does this mean for you? The average tuition for an out-of-state student is about $29,000 per academic year. If you qualify for the Midwest Student Exchange Program Award, the cost of IUPUI tuition would be approximately $12,000 per academic year. Over four years, your tuition savings could be more than $66,000!

Norman Brown Diversity & Leadership Program

The Norman Brown Diversity and Leadership Scholars Program recruits, retains, and prepares serious, academically gifted students who have demonstrated a commitment to social justice. Program participants are encouraged to attain academic success, engage in leadership and civic activities, and prepare for a meaningful post-baccalaureate experience.

All applicants must be permanent US residents or US citizens.

First Year Students: Must meet IUPUI regular admission requirements and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale.

Transfer Students: Transfer students are only considered for fall semester and must meet the IUPUI regular admission criteria. Preference is given to transfer students who have completed 12 credit hours, but no more than 30 credit hours. Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.2 on a 4.0 scale and be enrolled as a full time student.

Current IUPUI Students: Current IUPUI students may apply if they have a minimum GPA of 3.2. They may not have more than 30 credit hours and must meet all other guidelines.

Award Amount: Up to $3000 per academic year for merit or financial need Up to $6,000 per academic year for both merit and financial need

Application Deadline:

February 1, admission and application.

Application:

Applicants must submit with their application:

  • Official high school and/or college transcript(s).
  • Two letters of recommendation (at least one from a teacher/faculty member)
  • Personal essay response - double-spaced, typed, and no longer than three complete pages

Oakville Therapist Scholarship

Students pursuing a B.A. with a Major or Honour in Psychology, in an accredited North American University or College. We are seeking to award this to individuals interested in pursuing a career as a psychologist or therapist. Submit a 250 word essay, why you want to be a psychologist or therapist and what you hope to do with your degree once it its obtained.

Award Amount: $1,000

Application Deadline:

June 1, 2017-June 29, 2017

Application:

Outstanding SPAN Student in Mathematics

This award is given to an outstanding SPAN student at IUPUI who has completed a mathematics courses at the level of Math 165 (Analytic Geometry and Calculus I) or above (e.g. Math 166, 261, or 266). Recipients are chosen based on academic achievement, both in high school and at IUPUI, and the winners are selected by the Faculty Awards Committee.

Award Amount: Between $100 and $200

Scholarship Contact:

Contact the department for more information.

Plater International Scholars Program

The Plater International Scholars Program is designed for exceptional incoming freshmen with an interest in international affairs and cross-cultural experiences.

Plater International Scholars will be actively involved in international programming, both off and on campus. In close cooperation with the Office of International Affairs, recipients of the Plater International Scholarship will be exposed to high profile international visitors, international seminars, and lectures.

Award Amount: Students selected for this scholarship receive $12,000 per year for four years of study, a $2,500 study abroad stipend, and a $2,500 housing stipend for their freshman year.

Application Deadline:

November 15

Application:

All scholarship applicants must have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.75 (weighted) and either a minimum ACT composite score of 28, or an SAT score of 1250 (taken prior to March 2016, combining SAT critical reading and math scores), or an SAT score of 1320 (taken March 2016 or later, combining evidence-based reading/writing and math scores).

Pre-Med Club IUPUI Academic Scholarship

The Pre-Med Club of IUPUI has established a scholarship program designed in part to support tuition and books for undergraduate students with intentions of pursuing medical school. Based on availability of funds, this scholarship will be awarded once a year in the Fall semester. This scholarship recognizes an outstanding student who will be a junior, or first semester senior during the time the scholarship is awarded. Applications will be reviewed and the awardee selected by the Executive Board of the Pre-Med Club IUPUI.

Award Amount: Up to $500

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application

Psi Chi Scholarship

When Deidre Bingham completed her psychology degree in 2003, she and her husband, Alpheus, celebrated by creating the Psi Chi Scholarship. The recipient is a member of the IUPUI chapter of Psi Chi, a national honor society, who carries a minimum 3.50 GPA and demonstrates outstanding leadership and service to the department, school and camp. Scholarship Contact:

Contact the department for more information.

Sam H. Jones Community Service Scholarships

You’ve already done great things. A Sam H. Jones scholarship will help you do even more.

The Sam H. Jones Community Service Scholarship Program recognizes what you’ve already accomplished: it’s awarded based on exemplary service in the community, in your high school, or at IUPUI. But it’s really focused on what you’re going to do next.

The many Sam H. Jones scholarships offer financial awards, but also a variety of components to help you grow as a student, community member, and leader. Scholarships include:

  • Many volunteer opportunities
  • A service learning course
  • Leadership training
  • Networking with faculty and community leaders
  • A family of service-minded students 
Application Deadline:

February 1

School of Science Alumni Association Academic Achievement Scholarship

The School of Science Alumni Association Academic Achievement Scholarship is to be awarded to a continuing undergraduate science major with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.50 on 4.00 scale. Preference will be given to those who have demonstrated exceptional leadership and service to the school. Also, preference will be given to those who have at least 56 credit hours remaining.

Award Amount: Up to $500

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

STEM Education Research Experience

The Urban Center for the Advancement of STEM Education (UCASE) is offering three promising undergraduate, STEM or STEM Education majors an opportunity to participate in the STEM Education Research Experience. This experience is designed to encourage students with an interest in STEM or STEM education to develop inquisitive and critical perspectives on urban education. It also provides opportunities for students to learn more about the theories, methods, and findings of STEM educational research.

Award Amount: $3,000 per year

Application Deadline: December 14

Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program (UROP)

The Undergraduate Research Opportunities Program offers undergraduate research project and travel grants and conference travel funds to support and encourage undergraduates who participate in research and other creative projects with faculty in all disciplines, including music and art. Formal research credits may be earned toward graduation. Further information may be obtained from the UROP Program Director: Dr. Dominique Galli; email: dgalli@iu.edu; telephone: (317) 278-1936. Also visit the web site at http://www.urop.iupui.edu.

University Fellowship

Eligibility: University fellowships are open to new students not currently or previously enrolled at IUPUI or IU. To be eligible for the University Fellowship, candidates must have a Graduate Record Examination (GRE) scores in the 80th percentile with a cumulative GPA of 3.50 or equivalent.

Duration: 1 year

Application Deadline:

Graduate admissions application must be on file with IUPUI no later than January 1 for the fall semester. 

Valedictorian and Salutatorian Scholarships

Students who have applied for admission by January 15, who are ranked first or second in their high school class may qualify for this scholarship. To be considered for renewal, students must attend full time and maintain a 3.00 GPA (no separate application is required). Students considered for this scholarship must graduate from a class of 25 students or higher.

Award Amount: Indiana Resident: $5,000 annually for 4 yearsNon-Resident: $10,000 annually for 4 years *$2,500 annually for 4 years with MSEP award

Application Deadline:

January 15 admission application

Application:

Students who have applied for admission by January 15 for Fall admission and meet eligibility requirements will automatically be considered.  No separate application is required.

William H. and Elizabeth M. Reid RISE-Study Abroad Scholarship

Established in 2012, by Dr. Bart Ng, former Dean and Professor at the School of Science at IUPUI, this scholarship honors his mentor, Dr. William H. Reid, and his wife, Elizabeth M. Reid. This RISE scholarship honors the Reid’s legacy and supports outstanding undergraduate students from the School of Science who participate in an international experience.

The RISE-Study Abroad scholarship provides support for an undegraduate Science major who participates in an international experience, with preference given to an oversees experience in China or the United Kingdom.

Award Amount: Varies.

Application Deadline:

February 1

Application:

Application

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Molly Rondeau at mrondeau@iupui.edu for additional information.

Women in Science Scholarships

These scholarships are awarded to School of Science majors selected to live in the Women in Science residential learning community.  Selection is based on academic achievement and educational and career goals.

Additional Information about the program:  http://science.iupui.edu/wis/wish

Award Amount: $1000

Application Deadline:

April 15

Application:

Application

Scholarship Contact:

Contact Diana Sims-Harris at dsimshar@iupui.edu for information.