Who Can Apply: The ISU Huntsman Scholarship recognizes outstanding new students and offsets the first-year costs for incoming freshmen. The amount of the award is $5,000.00 for the freshman year. The application process requires completion of the application and a statement from the student, plus the submission of the FAFSA.
Students must be new incoming Freshman (recent HS grad or graduating HS Senior), any major, minimum 3.0 high school GPA; demonstrate financial need; leadership, talent, and/or academic ability that merits scholarship award; must be admitted full-time at ISU for upcoming Fall semester; and be a resident of Southeast Idaho (preference to students from Teton, Bonneville; and Bannock counties – secondary preference to students form counties adjacent to these 3 counties).
- ESSAY: What is the best book you have read and share your thoughts on this book?
- Please provide an essay on the following topic: What has been your greatest challenge/failure and how have you overcome this trial?
- STATEMENT: Include an essay addressing your educational goals, financial need, chosen career plans, reasons for application and any other information you consider pertinent. Please include all leadership experience, additional activities (sports, drama, volunteer work, church service, etc.), and other honors/ awards from your high school career.
Deadline: April 1, 2015
Learn More: Jon & Karen Huntsman Family Scholarship