To view a formatted version of our Honors at Iowa Scholarship Opportunity Guide, click on the document linked below:

Opportunities included in the Universal Application in the Iowa Scholarship Portal                                                        Deadline: Monday February 13, 2017

The Fellows Project is an initiative designed to offer extraordinary undergraduate scholars the opportunity to further develop their intellect, creativity, and self-awareness within the context of a community of their peers. 

  • Number Awardedup to 25 first and second year students will be offered the opportunity to interview as finalists, up to 10 Fellows will be invited to be a part of each cohort
  • Departmental Major or College: Any Undergraduate Departmental Major
  • Apply for this award through our universal online application at https://uiowa.academicworks.com/

The Richard Tyner Scholarship offers financial support and recognition to current in-state University of Iowa students who were able to qualify for and enter the Honors Program by becoming more engaged and academically successful during their first three semesters at the university.

  • Number Awarded: Up to two awards
  • Department or College: Any undergraduate college
  • To qualify, students must have earned entry into the Honors Program by achieving a UI GPA of 3.5 or higher in their first, second, or third semester.
  • To qualify, students must have graduated from a high school in Iowa.
  • Apply for this award through our universal online application at https://uiowa.academicworks.com/

The Dewey B. Stuit Scholarship for Excellence in the Second Year recognize extraordinary academic performance, promise of continued excellence within the major, and a demonstrated connection to the Honors community through scholarship, research, leadership or service.  Recipient must be a full-time student in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.

  • Number Awarded1 second-year student from the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Department or College: College of Liberal arts And Sciences
  • Must be enrolled exclusively in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Apply for this award through our universal online application at https://uiowa.academicworks.com/
  • Click here to see past recipients.

The Rhodes Dunlap Scholarships for Achievement in the First and Second Years recognize strong academic performance, promise of continued excellence within the University, and a demonstrated connection to the Honors community through scholarship, research, leadership or service. 

The Rhodes Dunlap Collegiate Scholarships - For Scholars in the Third Year recognizes outstanding students in their sophomore or junior studies at Iowa. Rhodes Dunlap Collegiate Scholars demonstrate their exceptional knowledge, skill, and experience through outstanding academic performance, innovation and discovery within their chosen disciplines, and distinguished contributions to the University community through performance, research, organizational leadership, service or creative engagement. 

James D. Roberts Scholarship for Excellence in the Social Sciences recognizes superlative academic and practical accomplishments in the social sciences.  The recipient of the Robertson Scholarship must have come to the University of Iowa as a graduate of an Iowa high school.  


Opportunities NOT connected to Honors at Iowa's Universal Application in the Iowa Scholarship Portal: DEADLINE: Monday, February 20, 2017

Guy D. and Betty M. Williams Scholarship recognizes students of physics or the natural sciences who are applying the knowledge and skills gleaned from their education in the Liberal Arts and Sciences to environmental challenges. Please note: This award is NOT connected to our universal online application.

  • Number Awarded: 1 award each year
  • Click here to access the online application form for the Williams Scholarship
  • Deadline: Monday, February 20, 2017
 
The Howard Laster Memorial Fund offers financial support to full-time Honors students in the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences who are engaged in academic inquiries which cross or combine disciplines of study.
Funding is awarded on a rolling basis.  Please noteThis award is NOT connected to our universal online application.
    • Number awarded each year: Varies​
    • To apply for the Laster Award, students should contact the Director of Scholar Development directly at kelly-thornburg@uiowa.edu for access to the application.
    • Deadline: Monday, February 20, 2017

    Thank you for your interest in Honors at Iowa's Scholarships.  We look forward to your applications! For more information about our process or awards, visit our FAQ page or contact us at honors-program@uiowa.edu.