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Scholarship Name: Abdelkader Global Leadership Prize
Organization: Abdel-Kader Education Project
Description:  It is global education at its best. Participating in the essay contest broadens perspectives as you learn about the Middle East and Islamic culture through the legacy of Emir Abdelkader (1808-1883).
Deadline: May 15, 2018
Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Name: Impact Scholarship
Organization: ABWA Greater Des Moines Noon Chapter of American Business Women's Association
Description: Each year local chapters of ABWA award scholarships to help with college costs. Must be incoming college junior, senior or working on a masters degree. For website login to complete the application please contact Cathy Neumann at
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Amount: $2,000
Scholarship Name: Association Scholarships
Organization: Professional Educators of Iowa
Description:  Established to create an ongoing network of educational awareness for Iowa educators, PEIF awards student and teacher academic scholarships by financially supporting worthwhile educational endeavors
Deadline:  April 1, 2018
Amount: Varies
Scholarship: Aureon Network Services Scholarship Program
Organization: Aureon
Description: The Aureon Network Services Scholarship Program is available to students pursuing a STEM-related course or study and those residing in the service area of an Iowa Independent Telecommunications Company.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: Varies
Scholarship: AXA Achievement Community Scholarship
Organization: AXA Equitable
Description: Range of scholarships is given to students in every state. Based on ambition, respect, and ability to succeed in college.
Deadline: The 2018 program will be accepting applications from September 5, 2017 until 10,000 applications are submitted or December 15, 2017; Apply Early!
Amount: $2,000-$25,000
Scholarship Name: Bright Scholars of Iowa
Organization: Bright Foundation
Description: Are you a top student attending an Iowa high school who lacks the financial means to attend college? You may qualify for a scholarship that may allow you to graduate debt-free from selected Iowa universities or community colleges."Full-Ride" renewable scholarships equal to the cost of attendance, less other gift aid are available at Iowa's three Regent universities and select community colleges. Preference is given to students whose parents did not graduate from an accredited four-year college or university.
Deadline: See Website
Amount: See Website

Scholarship: Byers Environmental Scholarship
Organization: Keep Iowa Beautiful
Description: For high school seniors who are enrolling in an Iowa college or university with studies in the environment, community services, conservation, public service or government, nonprofit management, landscape architecture or architecture (historical emphasis) or community planning. Emphasis on community service and community enhancement.
Deadline: January 6, 2018
Amount: $1,000

Scholarship Name: Big Sun Scholarship
Organization: Big Sun Athletics
Description: All student athletes are eligible regardless of the sport they are engaged in. The student must be a High School senior or be attending a post-secondary institute. To apply, send a short (500 words or less) essay describing why you should be the winner of the award.
Deadline: June 19, 2018
Amount: $500
Scholarship Name: Brian Pearson Memorial Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Sports Foundation
Description: One $1,000 scholarship annually will be awarded to one male and one female Iowan. Throughout the selection process, the degree of participation in the Iowa Games will be given consideration, as well as the applicant's display of character. Eligible recipients are those students who will be in their junior year of high school.
Deadline: April 30, 2018
Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Name: Carver Scholars
Organization: Roy J Carver Charitable Trust
Description: Scholarships are available to sophomore students who will be juniors in fall 2012 at a regent school or one of 18 participating private schools. The program centers on providing scholarships to students who struggle to overcome significant social and economic obstacles in the pursuit of their education or who may be living in circumstances that may not normally be taken into account by other financial aid programs with a GPA of 2.8+.
Deadline: April 1 (Annually) FAFSA completed by March 1, 2018
Amount: $5,200- $7,600
Scholarship Name: CDI Scholarship
Organization: Conservation Districts of Iowa (CDI)
Description: The scholarships will be presented to Iowa High School seniors to be used for their first year of education on the college level while pursuing programs of study in any field of agriculture or natural resources.
Deadline: February 16, 2018
Amount: $100-$1,800
Scholarship Name: Charlie Burkhart Scholarship
Organization: Iowa PGA
Description: The Iowa Section of the PGA annually awards a college scholarship in memory of Charlie Burkhart. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist students with their education. Scholarship winners are selected on the basis of their interest and activity in golf and the potential for future contributions to the game, rather than on their academic ability and financial need.
Deadline: June 15, 2018
Amount: $1500 per year for four years
Scholarship Name: Des Moines Women's Club Scholarship
Organization: Des Moines Women's Club
Description: The Des Moines Women's Club offers a variety of scholarships for Iowa students who can demonstrate talent and/or are pursuing degrees in the arts. Scholarships are available in the areas of visual art, literature, instrumental music, drama, etc.
Deadline: January 19, 2018
Amount: Varies-$1000 to $2000
Scholarship Name: E. Wayne Cooley Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union
Description: The recipient of this award is recognized as being representative of the most elite of the superlative Iowa Girl, not only on the playing field, but also in the classroom, in her school and in her community. Her profile will reflect discipline, perseverance, character, citizenship and leadership, which personified the life and expectations of E. Wayne Cooley.
Deadline: December 30, 2017
Amount: $1,000-$15,000
 Scholarship Name: FFBC Scholarship Award
Organization: First Friday Breakfast Club
Description: The FFBC is an educational, non-profit corporation dedicated to awarding $2,500 scholarships to Iowa High School seniors who have done significant things to reduce homophobia and increase awareness and tolerance of gay and lesbian issues in their schools or communities.
Deadline: March 15, 2018
Amount: $2,500
Scholarship: Governor Terry Branstad Iowa State Fair Scholarship
Organization: Iowa College Aid
Description: At least two Iowa high school seniors that have been involved in the Iowa State Fair can receive scholarship funding for their first year of college.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: Up to ten awards, not to exceed $5,000 per award.
Scholarship: Grand Lodge of Iowa Scholarships
Organization: Grand Lodge of Iowa
Description: High school seniors graduating from a public high school is eligible to apply.  Sixty scholarships are awarded for $2,000 each. 
Deadline: February 1, 2018-Masonic Scholarship; March 1, 2018-MCEC Technical Scholarship
Amount: Varies
Scholarship Name: Guardian Scholars Foundation
Organization: Guardian Scholars Foundation
Description: The Guardian Scholars Foundation works with the Dept. of Human Services to locate young adults who have spent time in the foster care system between the ages of 14 - 18 and wish to attend college. The program helps to facilitate their dreams by working with the host college to create a support system of administration, professors, and financial aid associates ready to work with the academic inequality and financial instability that often accompany an individual from the foster system.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: up to $8,000
Scholarship Name: HBA Scholarship Program
Organization: Home Builders Association of Iowa
Description: Scholarship funds are awarded to students pursuing a career in the home building industry and related trades for students ages 18-25.
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Amount: up to $1,000
 Scholarship Name: H.L. Taylor Scholarship
Organization: Iowa PTA
Description: Eligible applicants must be a graduating senior of an Iowa public high school, attending a High School in a PTA school district and must be a member of a PTA (or PTSA) in Iowa or be sponsored by a member of a PTA (or PTSA) in Iowa. Selection is based upon financial need, academic record, candidate's potential for success, references, extra-curricular involvement and community activities.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: up to $500
 Scholarship Name: Herbert Hoover Uncommon Student Award
Organization: Hoover Presidential Foundation
Description: The program identifies and honors approximately 15 Iowa High School juniors who propose and then accomplish a project of their own choosing and design.
Deadline: March15, 2018
Amount: $5,000
Scholarship Name: Herman Sani Scholarship Application
Organization: Iowa Golf Association
Description: The Iowa Golf Association annually awards scholarships in memory of Herman Sani, who served the association for more than 30 years. The purpose of the scholarship is to assist individuals to further their education.
Deadline:  April 4, 2018
Amount: $8,000 total ($2,000/year)
Scholarship Name: High School Senior Scholarship
Organization: Iowa School Counselor Association
Description: Applicants must be 12th grade students attending high school in Iowa. Applicants must be willing to share their essay response with others. Please complete the application. Applicants will also be required to submit a 500 word (maximum) essay about a school counselor who made a difference during their K-12 career.
Deadline: January 7, 2018
Amount: TBD
Scholarship Name: Hills Bank & Trust Leadership Grant
Organization: Hills Bank & Trust
Description: High school Juniors residing or attending high school in Benton, Cedar, Iowa, Johnson, Jones, Keokuk, Linn, Louisa, Muscatine or Washington county can apply. Student must attend any Iowa accredit college, university or community college.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: $500/year for 2 years
Scholarship Name: Freddy Miranda Access Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Association for College Admission Counseling
Description: Two $1,000 Access Scholarship will be awarded this year to two high school seniors whose high school and chosen college are members of Iowa ACAC. To find out if your high school is a member of Iowa ACAC, please contact the organization at DACA students encouraged to apply.
Deadline: April 1, 2018
Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Name: Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education Automotive Scholarships
Organization: Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education
Description: The Iowa Automobile Dealers Foundation for Education will award scholarships of $2,000 each to 2 selected students in the spring.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: $2,000

Scholarship Name: Iowa Credit Union Foundation Scholarships
Organization: Iowa Credit Union Foundation
Description: The Iowa Credit Union Foundation is proud to support a variety of grants and scholarships for community outreach, consumer education and small credit unions.
Deadline: Varies
Amount: Varies

Scholarship Name: Iowa Financial Literacy Know-How Challenge
Organization: Iowa Student Loan
Description:  Thirty awards of $2,000 each are available to Iowa high school seniors through the Iowa Financial Know-How Challenge: Senior Scholarship: See eligibility requirements and register at and then complete two online financial literacy tutorials plus an assessment. A short essay may be required to break ties among students who achieve a top score on the assessment.
Deadline: February 16, 2018
Amount: $2,000
 Scholarship Name: Iowa 4-H Scholarships
Organization: Iowa 4-H
Description: Are you an Iowa 4-H'er planning to attend college? Consider applying for an Iowa 4-H Scholarship. We know it's not easy to finance a college education, and know that many Iowa 4-H'ers can use help achieving their educational goals.
Deadline: Varies
Amount: Varies

Scholarship: All Iowa Opportunity Scholarship
Organization: State of Iowa
Description: The State of Iowa offers a financial aid program that covers at least one year of public tuition at an Iowa college or university to students who obtain a 2.5 high school grade point average and demonstrate high levels of financial need.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: Varies (See Website)

 Scholarship Name: Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Scholarships
Organization: Knights of Ak-Sar-Ben Foundation
Description: Scholarships have for nearly 100 years been at the core of the Knights of ak-Sar-Ben Foundation mission. Currently the Foundation supports scholarships through three programs. 
Deadline: See Web site
Amount: $5,000
 Scholarship Name: Iowa Arts Council Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Arts Council
Description: Applicant must be a full-time student at an Iowa college or university majoring in the following: dance, literature, music, theater, traditional arts and/or visual arts.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: $1,000
 Scholarship Name: Iowa College Foundation Scholarships
Organization: Iowa College Foundation
Description: Scholarships are awarded to Iowa students attending specific Iowa colleges with the goal of keeping Iowa students in Iowa.
Deadline: Varies, see website
Amount: Varies, see website
 Scholarship Name: Iowa Farm Bureau Federation Scholarships
Organization: Iowa Farm Bureau Federation
Description: This is a members only scholarship and information can only be viewed if you are a current member of the Iowa Farm Bureau Federation.
Deadline:  March 1, 2018
Amount: See website
 Scholarship Name: Iowa FFA Scholarships
Organization: Iowa FFA Foundation
Description: The Iowa FFA Foundation is responsible for coordinating scholarships designed to assist students financially as they prepare for a career in the industry of agriculture.
Deadline:See Website
Amount: $500-$2,000
 Scholarship Name: Iowa Newspaper Foundation Scholarships
Organization: Iowa Newspaper Foundation
Description: Scholarships are offered for Iowa college students preparing for a career in the newspaper industry. High School seniors and students currently enrolled at a college or university are encouraged to apply.
Deadline: See Website
Amount: $500-$1,000
 Scholarship Name: Iowa High School Music Association Scholarships
Organization: Iowa High School Music Association
Description: Scholarships are awarded to seniors planning to major in music.
Deadline: April 15 (Annually)
Amount: $500-$1,000
 Scholarship Name: Junior Miss Iowa Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Junior Miss
Description: Iowa's Junior Miss is an official state preliminary of the America's Junior Miss scholarship program. The program awards college scholarships to young women who have distinguished themselves at school and in their communities.
Deadline: See Website
Amount: See Website
Scholarship Name: Iowa Merit Awards for Dramatic Performance
Organization: The Donna Reed Foundation for Performing Arts Scholarship
Description: Scholarship helps recognize excellence and promising young talent from Iowa interested in pursuing further enrichment and education in the performing arts. The 2018 program focuses on student dramatic performance. Measures of merit are performance dedication, demonstrable skill, scholastic recommendations, and future goals in the performing arts.
Deadline: June 29, 2018-All materials received at the DRFPA in Denison, IA by 3:00 pm CDT
Amount: Variable, up to $1,000
 Scholarship Name: Iowa Pork Scholarships
Organization: Iowa Pork Producers Association
Description: Scholarships are available for incoming freshman and returning agriculture students.
Deadline: Varies (see website)
Amount: Varies (see website)

 Scholarship Name: INGOAUX Scholarship
Organization: Iowa National Guard Officers Auxiliary
Description: If you are the child of an Iowa National Guard member and will be graduating from high school this spring you may be eligible to apply.
Deadline:  February 1, 2018
Amount: $1,000

 Scholarship Name: James B Morris Scholarship Fund
Organization: James B Morris Scholarship Fund
Description: Applicants must be of minority ethnic status as defined by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Those eligible are: Iowa High School graduates and residents of Iowa who are attending any U.S. college or university or non-Iowa residents attending Iowa colleges or universities.
Deadline: February 28, 2018
Amount: See Website
Scholarship Name: Laboratory Control Ltd. Health Career Scholarship Program
Organization: Legacy Foundation
Description: The Laboratory Control Ltd Health Care Career Scholarship Fund is an endowed fund administered by the Ottumwa Regional Health Legacy Foundation for the express purpose of scholarship support for individuals interested in pursuing a career in health care.
Deadline: February 1, 2018
Amount: Minimum of $1,000
 Scholarship Name: Latinos Unidos Scholarships
Organization: Latinos Unidos of Iowa
Description: Scholarships are available for Latino students who attend Iowa four-year or two-year institutions.
Deadline: June 15, 2018
Amount: $1,000
 Scholarship Name: LDA-IA Scholarships
Organization: Learning Disabilities Association of Iowa
Description: The Learning Disabilities Association of Iowa will award three scholarships to High School seniors planning to obtain a post-secondary education (college or vocational).
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Amount: $1,000

Scholarship Name: Masonry Institute of Iowa Scholarship
Organization: Masonry Institute of Iowa
Description: This scholarship will provide assistance to Iowa students pursuing careers in masonry and construction-related fields. For Iowa residents and those attending an Iowa school only. 
Deadline: April 15 (Annually)
Amount: See Website

 Scholarship Name: Matthew Shepard Scholarship
Organization: Eychaner Foundation
Description: Openly LGBT Iowa High School seniors with a GPA of 3.0+, an ACT of 22+, demonstrable LGBT activist and community service, and a history of high moral and ethical standards and conduct.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: $9,000-$40,000 over course of 4 years
Scholarship Name: McGregor Scholarship Program
Organization: Iowa Braille School
Description: The scholarship will support students who are blind or visually impaired in pursuing post-secondary education.
Deadline: April 30, 2018
Amount: $2,500
 Scholarship Name: Mediacom World Class Scholarship Program
Organization: MediaCom
Description: Mediacom scholarships are available to legal Iowa residents living in an area serviced by Mediacom. Selection is based on academic achievement and leadership experience. Scholarships are awarded in the amount of $1,000 to winning applicants.
Deadline: February 16, 2018
Amount: $1,000
Scholarship Name: Outstanding Student Scholarship Honoring Steve Loven
Organization: Iowa College Access Network (ICAN)
Description: This scholarship is designed to recognize students who will be attending a two- or four-year institution in Iowa and have worked to prepare for their post-high school endeavors through career and college readiness programs with both their school counselor and the Iowa College Access Network.
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Amount: $500

Scholarship Name: P. Buckley Moss Society Scholarships
Organization: P. Buckley Moss Society
Description: The P. Buckley Moss Society has three scholarships: for a student pursuing education in Special Education, for a senior with a certified language-related learning difference and for one or more High School seniors with financial need, with certified language-related learning difference and artistic talent. An award is also available for a person who has made a significant contribution to the betterment of children.
Deadline: March 31, 2018
Amount: $1,000-$1,500

Scholarship Name: PDK's Prospective Educator Scholarship
Organization: PDK Educational Foundation
Description: The PDK Educational Foundation awards about 100 scholarships every year to prospective educators from our endowed scholarship funds, including one endowed fund specifically for high school students from Iowa.
Deadline: January 2, 2018
Amount: $2,000
Scholarship Name: Reynold C. Hentges Memorial Scholarship
Organization: International Association of Arson Investigators
Description: Applicants must be a resident of Iowa and have been accepted to or enrolled in an accredited college, university or vocational/technical school within the State of Iowa. Applicants must be majoring in one of the following professions or areas of study: Fire Science, Fire Service, Law Enforcement, Law, Fire Protection Engineering, Fire Protection Technology or Insurance. Previous scholarship recipients may reapply.
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Amount: $500
 Scholarship Name: Robert D Blue Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Centennial Memorial Foundation
Description: The scholarship is open to students planning to attend an Iowa college or university. The scholarship is awarded to students who demonstrate literary and scholastic ability; exhibit qualities of truth, courage, and fellowship; and display moral force of character. Each applicant is scored upon their High School GPA, financial need, references and their essay.
Deadline: May 10th (Annually)
Amount: $500-$1000
 Scholarship Name: Robert Smiley Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Girls' High School Athletic Union
Description: The scholarship is for senior girls enrolled full-time in a public or private Iowa high school. The recipient must have a minimum 2.5 GPA (4.0 scale). She must also have lettered in one varsity sport sponsored by the IGHSAU each year of high school.
Deadline: March 23, 2018
Amount: $1,000

Scholarship: Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation
Organization: Southwest Iowa Educational Foundation
Description: This involves several SW Iowa scholarship awards.  Multiple scholarships and diverse scholarship criteria.
Deadline: March 15, 2018
Amount: Varies by scholarship

Scholarship Name: The Jerry Woods IRMCA Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Ready Mixed Association
Description: The Iowa Ready Mixed Concrete Association (IRMCA) is pleased to announce that it will again offer scholarships to students seeking degrees in areas of study relating to careers in the ready mixed concrete and construction/engineering industries.
Deadline: November 30, 2017
Amount: $500 - $5,000
 Scholarship Name: The Joe Halbur Scholarship
Organization: Iowa Association of Naturalists
Description: The Iowa Association of Naturalists - Joe Halbur Scholarship Fund is offering $500 in scholarships to students who plan to further their education in programs of environmental education, cultural interpretation, historical interpretation or outdoor recreation.
Deadline:  March 1, 2018
Amount: $500
 Scholarship Name: The Tim Dwight Foundation, Inc. Scholarship Program
Organization: The Tim Dwight Foundation, Inc.
Description: Scholarships are awarded to students with great potential who have overcome adversity or challenges to achieve success in their lives. Possible examples of extenuating circumstances include but are not limited to students from one-parent families; students with social, mental or physical disabilities; students from families to support; or students with long-term health issues.
Deadline: February 1, 2018
Amount: Varies - $1,000 - total cost of tuition/room/board for 4 years
 Scholarship Name: US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship
Organization: United States JCI Senate Foundation
Description: Each year $1,000 grants will be awarded to graduating High School seniors in the United States who plan to continue their education at accredited post-secondary colleges, universities or vocational schools.
Deadline: January 5, 2018
Amount: $1,000

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