National Merit Scholarship


Basics

  • Type: Scholarship
  • Annual Amount:  $16,000
  • Application:  No
  • Majors:  All
  • Grade Level:  Undergraduate
  • Renewable:  Yes

More Details

Requirements: Submit a copy of the certificate or letter certifying your status as finalist or semi-finalist to the Office of Admissions

Eligibility Requirements: Student must be entering as a freshman and have a cumulative high school GPA of at least 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale).

Renewal Requirements: Available for up to eight semesters. Student must be enrolled full-time (at least 12 credit hours fall and spring semesters) and must achieve a 3.2 minimum cumulative GPA by the end of May term each year. National Achievement Scholarships are not available for summer sessions, and credits earned and GPA achieved in summer sessions do not count toward eligibility requirements until the following fall or spring calculation.

EFC Eligibility Range: Open

Enrollment Requirements: Full-time enrollment each fall and spring semester

Special Rules: Student is not eligible for any additional IWU academic scholarships. If lost, the award may be reinstated following completion of the next academic semester if eligibility requirements are met.