Iowa Scholars Award

This is a scholarship for new incoming first-year Iowa residents with a 27 ACT (SAT 1260) AND 3.8 GPA on 4.0 scale OR 30 ACT (SAT 1360) AND 3.7 GPA on 4.0 scale.

Renewable for an additional three years or until you receive your bachelor’s degree (whichever comes first), provided you maintain continuous full-time enrollment at the University of Iowa (fall and spring terms) and a 2.75 cumulative UI GPA.

The Iowa Scholars Award is awarded automatically to eligible students upon admission. Recipients will be notified by the UI Office of Admissions separate from the Iowa Scholarship Portal. Please take note of important deadlines and scholarship renewal policies provided on our Scholarship and Grant Policies webpage.

$2,500 per year for up to four years
Office of Admissions