To qualify for the scholarship, a student must meet all of the following criteria:
Be less than 22 years old at time they first receive their scholarship award.
Be a graduating senior of an Idaho high school participating in GEAR UP
Enroll as a full-time undergraduate student at North Idaho College, Lewis-Clark State College, College of Southern Idaho, Eastern Idaho Technical College, University of Idaho, Boise State University, Idaho State University, Brigham Young University-Idaho, Northwest Nazarene University, The College of Idaho, or College of Western Idaho
Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to February 15 of graduating year at http://www.fafsa.ed.gov
Apply for the GEAR UP scholarship in the same year as their graduation from high school.
Year of Need: College Freshman,
Num Awards: Varies
Min Award: Varies
Max Award: Varies
Idaho Board of Education
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 837200037
Contact Person: Scholarship Committee
Phone: 208-334-2270 / 208-332-1596