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SCHOLARSHIPS AND AWARDS
Scholarships and awards provide incentives, assistance and recognize outstanding student performance in many areas. Scholarships vary in amount and duration and are based upon individual achievement. They are awarded in the following areas:
Award of Excellence
Based on a combination of Academics (GPA, AP classes if applicable, ACT or SAT), Leadership, Service, Out-of-Class Activities, Essays, Church, and Seminary. Each new freshman applying to Brigham Young University-Idaho will be considered for this scholarship. No scholarship application is required as studentsí information is gleaned from the admissions application. These scholarships range from full LDS tuition plus $500 for books for one year to quarter tuition for one year.
These awards recognize outstanding achievement in a particular discipline. They are available from several departments in varying amounts. These awards require application materials obtained by contacting the individual departments listed below:
Talent Awards (Deadline February 1)
BYU-Idaho offers a number of talent scholarships in a variety of areas ranging from a few hundred dollars to full tuition. Interested students should contact the specific department or talent area for applications. Students should have demonstrated outstanding talent and abilities. Following is a list of talent awards:
Continuing /Transfer Student Academic Awards
Awards vary up to full tuition. Academic performance is considered and reviewed by the Scholarship Committee. To be considered, students must have 30 semester hours completed. No application is needed. These awards are based upon cumulative GPA and credits earned.
Continuing Student Leadership/Need Awards
Awards vary and are based upon leadership and or service at BYU-Idaho, and need as determined by work, family size, income, etc. Applications are available in the Scholarship Office.
Please come into the Scholarship Office and pick up a Scholarship Information Booklet listing all awards available.
NOTE: For scholarship consideration, students must have all admissions requirements completed prior to announced admissions deadlines. Students may receive more than one scholarship; typically however, totals may not exceed full LDS tuition.
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