In addition to the scholarship programs offered through Iowa College Aid, there are many private scholarships available for students. Private scholarships are offered by businesses, civic organizations or religious groups. These scholarships are typically awarded to students based on specific criteria, such as academic success, extracurricular activities, leadership, community involvement and race or ethnicity. Please read below for more information regarding a few private scholarship programs. Talk to your high school counselor about local scholarship opportunities to search for scholarships that are right for you.
If your company/organization provides a scholarship opportunity that you would like included on the above list, please complete the Iowa College Aid Private Scholarship Request form.