Early Admission Scholarship

Early Admission Scholarships are awarded to students who have excelled academically at the high school or HiSET level.

Award amounts are based upon high school GPA or HiSET equivalent

  • $500: High school GPA of 3.40 – 4:00 or HiSET equivalent
  • $375: High school GPA of 3.00 – 3.39 or HiSET equivalent

Recipients will receive their award fall and spring semesters for two consecutive academic years.

Eligibility Criteria

To be considered for the Early Admission Scholarship, you must:

  • Be a graduating high school senior or recent HiSET graduate
  • Have a minimum high school GPA of 3.00 or HiSET equivalent
  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Complete an online admissions application.
    • Fall semester award deadline: May 1
    • Spring semester award deadline: January 15
  • Send official high school transcripts directly from the high school or Department of Education to the Admissions office. Official transcripts are required before scholarship is awarded.

To maintain your eligibility status, you must:

  • Be enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester.
  • Maintain a 2.7 cumulative GPA or higher and complete 70 percent of the credits attempted during the first year.

Hawkeye Scholarships

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