Distance and Online Education Scholarship

The Distance and Online Education offers a limited number of scholarships. Priority will be given to Iowa residents who are making satisfactory progress toward their degrees. In addition to degree objective, financial need and academic achievement are taken into account.

Minimum Requirement: Must be admitted to the Bachelor of Applied Studies (BAS) or Bachelor of Liberal Studies (BLS) degree program. Cumulative 2.75 UI GPA required and a Free Application for Federal Student Aid must be on file with the University of Iowa’s Office of Student Financial Aid.

Nonrenewable, but students can re-apply once per academic year.

Distance and Online Education
Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you received a Distance and Online Education Scholarship in the past and if so, when did you receive it?
    • 1. Have you received a Division of Continuing Education Scholarship in the past?
    • 2. If so, when did you last receive it? Provide semester (Fall, Spring, Summer) and year. Answer "NA" if you have not received one in the past.
  2. Personal Statement: Please share with the committee what the award would mean for you, your educational or personal goals, what education means to you, or any other information you would like to share. (Word limit of 500)