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IUPUI 21st Century Scholars Grant


This grant is designed to help meet the remaining financial need for 21st Century Scholars who enroll full time at IUPUI. To be eligible students must be participating and receiving 21st Century Scholarship funds from the state of Indiana and have a FAFSA on file by the priority deadline of March 10. Those students who meet eligibility will automatically be given this award as it requires no additional application, however grant recipients must attend the IUPUI Summer Bridge Academy and meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) Guidelines. The maximum annual IUPUI 21st Century Scholars Grant amount is $2,000.

To be eligible, the student must:

     »  Have received the award in a prior aid year or be a first time college student.

     »  Apply by submitting the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for the appropriate
        aid year and meet federal student aid programs requirements (e.g. U.S. Citizen or eligible
        noncitizen)

     »  Be enrolled in a four-year degree seeking program of study

     »  Be enrolled full-time (12 semester hours or more)

     »  Be participating and receiving 21st Century Scholarship funds

     »  Recipients must maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA

Enrollment levels (full-time, three-quarters-time, half-time, and less than half time) are determined based on projected or actual enrollment with subsequent adjustment based on actual enrollment each semester. Final eligibility is determined and awards are finalized at the end of the 100% refund period for the semester it is awarded.