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Honors Scholarship Opportunities for Current Students

Scholarship information for new, 1st year, incoming Honors students is available here.

SDS Scholarship

Applications for the 2022/2023 SDS Scholarship are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

The SDS Scholarship is for Honors students with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.20 who will be enrolled full time in their 2nd, 3rd or 4th year at Idaho State University.  Applicants will be asked to describe ways in which they are involved in the Honors Program beyond fulfilling regular Honors attendance and program requirements.

Apply for the SDS Scholarship through Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).

 

Heithoff Scholarship

Applications for the 2022/2023 Heithoff Scholarship are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

The Heithoff Scholarship is for second, third, and fourth year Honors students who:

  • are a continuing, full-time, active status Honors student at Idaho State University.
  • have a cumulative GPA between 2.90 and 3.90.
  • are working a part-time job.
  • are giving back to the community or Idaho State University through acts of kindness by volunteering, mentoring, or assisting others.
  • are in need of additional financial support.

*Students with scholarships or grants yielding an aggregate amount in excess of 75% of the costs of ISU’s tuition and room and board are not eligible for this opportunity.

This scholarship is funded by the Heithoff Scholarship Endowment.

Apply for the Heithoff Scholarship through Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).

Owlportunity Scholarship

Applications for Owl-portunity Scholarships are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

The Owl-portunity Scholarship is open to full-time Honors students with a 3.20 GPA or higher. This scholarship is intended to help students with expenses related to their education.  Applicants may request a specific scholarship amount to be used for a specific need and must provide a short bio that will be made available to donors to the University Honors Program. Donors will have the opportunity to select and sponsor individual Owl-portunity Scholarships online and during the UHP annual fundraiser, An Opportuni-Tea.

Apply for an Owlportunity Award through the Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).

Lookout Credit Union Scholarship for Community Service

Applications for the 2022/2023 Lookout Community Service Scholarship are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

Lookout Credit Union Scholarship for Community Service is awarded to full-time continuing students with a minimum GPA of 3.2 who are official members of the Idaho State University Honors Program. A 1-3 page personal statement describing your commitment to serving the Southeast Idaho community is required. A reference letter from an unrelated member of the community who can describe your service and leadership is also required.

Apply for the Lookout Community Service Scholarship through Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).

 

Lookout Credit Union Scholarship for Excellence in Business

Applications for the 2022/2023 Lookout Excellence in Business Scholarship are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

The Lookout Credit Union Scholarship for Excellence in Business is awarded to students who are officially in the Idaho State University Honors Program with a minimum GPA of 3.2 and who are majoring or minoring in Business. A 1-3 page personal statement describing your career goals in the field of Business and how you are working to achieve these goals is required. A reference letter from a faculty member in the College of Business speaking to your professional and academic strengths is required.

Apply for the Lookout Excellence in Business Scholarship through Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).

 

Idaho Central Credit Union Perseverance Scholarship

Applications for the 2022/2023 ICCU Perseverance Scholarship are currently being accepted.

Application Deadline: February 15, 2022

The Idaho Central Credit Union (ICCU) Scholarship for Perseverance is awarded to full-time continuing students with a minimum GPA of 3.2 who are official members of the Idaho State University Honors Program. Applicants must submit a 1 page statement describing an adversity or challenge they are currently struggling with or have recently overcome, and how they have persevered to accomplish their academic goals in spite of the adversity/challenge.

Apply for the Lookout Excellence in Business Scholarship through Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).

 

Research Funding Award

Applications for the Honors Research Funding Award are currently being accepted for Fall 2021 awards.

Application Deadline: November 12, 2021

This funding is awarded to Honors students who are completing research in pursuit of an Honors Degree.  Awards are given every Fall and Spring semester. This award is funded through the Hill Honors Program Endowment.

The scholarship can be used for expenses related to their research (e.g., research materials'supplies, books, and conference fees for conference presentations and attendance).  Students must be in active UHP status (have a GPA of 3.2 or greater, and have fulfilled the credit progress, civic engagement, and BAHM requirements).

Apply for the Research Funding Award through the Bengal Online Scholarship System (BOSS).