One of the most common questions that we get from residents of the Idaho area is “Does my state offer any scholarships for college?” Well, we are here to tell you that they do and we have decided to put this page together to talk about those scholarships.
However, we have decided to push the envelope a bit further since we know that our visitors are looking for all the financial help they can get to go to college and more often than not they can find that help in the form of financial aid or free scholarships. As a result, we have included information on the best ways to obtain financial aid and various other grants. Lets take a look at some of those now.
Financial Aid For Residents In Idaho
One of the best ways to obtain the funds to attend college is to sign up for financial aid. Believe it or not, it is actually not that complicated since all you have to do is visit the site hosted by the U.S. department of education and fill out a free application. The application should ask you some basic information about your situation. However, as long as you can show that you need the money to go to college it will be given to you.
We have also been able to locate a number of financial aid programs that are specifically for residents of the Idaho area. We have provided a link to over eight financial aid opportunities below.
Idaho Financial Aid Programs- This site offers up to eight different financial aid opportunities and scholarships to Idaho residents. Make sure you take a good look at the link to determine if you want to apply for any of these grants.
Scholarships And Grants In Idaho
- Education Board Of Idaho- This is a grant that hands out a varied amount to 13-50 students each year. You must have an interest in education or nursing and you must also be an undergraduate student.
- Freedom Scholarship- This is a scholarship that provides a waiver of fees and gives the winner $500 per semester for books and other costs. We have been able to provide a link to the application so make sure you check it out if you are interested.
- Idaho Opportunity Scholarship- You must have already applied for FAFSA to be eligible to apply for this scholarship. You must also be an Idaho resident and enrolled as a full time student at an Idaho college.