Looking for Scholarship Opportunities?

As the end of the semester quickly approaches, it is easy to look forward to Christmas break and next semester, but with the beginning of a semester comes new tuition bills to pay. Fortunately, Indiana Wesleyan University offers scholarship opportunities to its students, and the applications are easy to access, fill out and submit.

Check out a few great scholarships listed below:

Need-Based or Endowed Funds

These scholarships are available through generous donations to the University. Those who donate are able to select requirements for students to receive their funds. Any student can request an application from the Financial Aid Office, and there are 12 questions to be answered regarding the student’s financial situation and need for assistance. Donated funds with their associated requirements are matched to students based on their applications. As scholarships are awarded upon availability, students at any level can apply at any time throughout the year.

Study Abroad Scholarships 

Studying abroad is an exciting opportunity that should be taken advantage of, but it is still expensive. Luckily, there are scholarships available to students preparing to study abroad. The first one is the Global Studies Grant, which is available to undergraduate as well as graduate students. The next deadline for this grant is Feb. 1, 2018, and it can be submitted at the Global Engagement Office. Applications can be found online at:

https://myiwu.indwes.edu/directory/global/Forms/Application-Global Studies Grant.docx

The second available scholarship is the World Changers Scholarship, which is also available to undergraduate and graduate students. The deadline for submitting this application to the Global Engagement Office is Feb. 1, 2018. Applications are available at:

https://myiwu.indwes.edu/directory/global/Forms/Application-World Changers Scholarship.docx

Multicultural Endowed Scholarship

The Multicultural Endowed Scholarship is available to first-time freshmen who represent minority racial and ethnic groups. The amount for this scholarship ranges from $1,000 to $5,000 per year, and it is renewable for up to three years. Students who apply for this scholarship must have a high school GPA of 2.75, be active outside the classroom, and have a desire to work with racially and ethnically diverse people. Applications are due March 1, 2018 and need to be submitted to Carolina Forman (carolina.forman@indwes.edu) from the Office of Intercultural Learning and Engagement. This application is available online at:


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