Celebrate 50 Years
Chapman Scholars Program


As a Chapman Scholar, you will...

  • Receive full tuition, fees, room, board, and textbooks for four years.
  • Take part in monthly programs that enrich the collegiate experience.
  • Network with local community, business, and government leaders.
  • Attend special dinners and events.
  • Engage in campus leadership and community volunteer experiences.
  • Complete a senior level community-based project for credit.
  • Receive assistance in finding and connecting with post-baccalaureate awards, study abroad programs, the Honors Program, as well as  research and internship opportunities.
  • Interact with other high-achieving students.
  • Live in the new apartment-style campus housing.
  • Earn a degree from Indiana University or Purdue University.


Chapman Scholars with Governor Daniels

IPFW Chapman Scholars with (from left to right) Chancellor Emeritus Wartell, Howard and Betty Chapman, and former Indiana Governor Mitch Daniels (center).

Chapman Scholars Volunteering

(Left to right) Chapman Scholars Caleb McQuillin, Kelsey Gabbard, Amy Schwarz, and Lauren Fulk sorting thousands of potatoes for donation at Community Harvest Food Bank in 2012.


(Left to right) Chapman Scholars Kassie Yenser and Lauren Fulk with Benefactors Howard and Betsy Chapman at the 2013 IPFW Commencement.


Chicago, 2013

Chapman Scholars Freshman Class in Chicago, Illinois on the annual Freshman - Sophomore Class Trip in October 2013.