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Scholarships

School Scholarships

Explore these scholarships from IU alumni who want to help support students in their field.

Many IU alumni groups are formed among graduates who studied within the same school—like the School of Nursing or the School of Law. Below are groups that want to award scholarships to students who are studying within their particular school.

IUPUI Herron School of Art and Design—Spirit of Herron Award

$500 scholarship
Deadline: March 10; please apply using the COMPASS system which can be accessed through OneStart
Awarded to a graduating senior from the Herron School of Art and Design.
Contact: Kim Helton, 317-274-8905

IU School of Dentistry Scholarship

Varies
Deadline: TBA
Scholarships are awarded to IU School of Dentistry DDS, dental hygiene, and dental assisting students.
Contact: Robert Kasberg, 317-274-8173

IU School of Social Work Scholarship

One $500 scholarship
Scholarship is awarded to an IUPUI student in the School of Social Work.
Contact: Sherry Gass, 317-274-6727

IU Robert H. McKinney School of Law Alumni Association Scholarship

Nine $2,000 scholarships
Deadline: Jan. 15 for incoming students (or contact Danny Kibble or Amanda Gallaga for more information); May 15 for returning students
Scholarships are awarded to three incoming students and six returning students.
Contact: Danny Kibble, 317-274-2289, or Amanda Gallaga, 317-274-2459

School of Nursing Scholarships

Four $200 scholarships
Dorcas Rock Brewer Award: One award goes to an undergraduate student based on community involvement and extra-curricular activities. 
Dotaline Allen Award: One award goes to a student in either the traditional BSN program or the accelerated BSN program, the other to a MSN student. Both awards are based on academic achievement. Emily Holmquist Award: Awarded to a PhD candidate in the IU School of Nursing.
Contact: Danny Kibble, 317-274-2289, or Chandra Dyson, 317-274-8094

School of Public and Environmental Affairs Alumni Association Scholarship

$1,000
Deadline: Mar. 10; please apply using the COMPASS system which can be accessed through OneStart
Scholarship is awarded to SPEA undergraduate and graduate students at any IU campus.
Contact: Aliza Cazzell, 812-856-0597