Before reaching out with questions, PLEASE take a moment to review the resources available to you on our website at If you are not able to find the answer to your question there, please feel free to contact Kelly Thornburg, Director of Scholar Development* at 319-335-1874 or at

*Due to the intensity of my schedule during the fall/winter deadline season (Typically November through February), please allow two to three working days for response to non-emergent email requests. 

I encourage students with specific questions about our scholarship competition or application development to schedule an appointment at

Keep an eye on our weekly listserv and social media for news and updates on university scholarships and national fellowships, as well as upcoming scholar development opportunities like workshops, information sessions and weekly writing groups!  Follow uihpfellowships on: Twitter, Facebook, and Tumblr 

Q: Are international students eligible to apply for UIHP Scholarships?

A: International students ARE eligible to apply for the following UIHP Scholarships:

  • the Rhodes Dunlap First & Second Year Scholarships,
  • the Dewey Stuit First and Second Year Scholarships and
  • the Rhodes Dunlap Collegiate Scholarships.