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IPFW Scholarships

Scholarships listed below are offered through IPFW.

Scholarships listed on this page are awarded based on your admissions data. 

To be eligible for consideration, you must submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file a FAFSA for the coming academic year.

Edward D. and Ione Auer Foundation

Association of IPFW Women
Betty Frato Class of 1991

Class of 1993

Elaine Lentz-Gouloff Memorial

Harold C. Moran

Helen I. And Rodney E. Nern

IPFW Alumni Full Time Students

IPFW Alumni Part Time Students

IPFW General

IUAA Scholarship

Jack Ulmer Memorial 

Joanne B. Lantz

Malissa V. Mitchell

Mary E. Van Drew

Mary F. and Clara A. Wehnert

Michael E. Beard

Purdue University Alumni

Ralph Broyles

Thelma Parsons-Kuhne

CSSAC (Clerical and Service Staff Committee)

Laverne Noyes

Edward D. and Ione Auer Foundation Scholarship

Criteria

Student must reside in one of the following Indiana counties:

  • Adams
  • Allen
  • DeKalb
  • Huntington
  • Kosciusko
  • Lagrange
  • Noble
  • Steuben
  • Wabash
  • Wells
  • Whitley

There will be a preference given to those residing in Allen County.

Students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and have demonstrated financial need.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.

Contact

Financial Aid Office
KT 102
2101 E. Coliseum Blvd.
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499
Phone: 260-481-6820

 


Association of IPFW Women Scholarship

Students must:

  • have unmet financial need;
  • must be enrolled full-time (minimum 12 credit hours);
  • Junior or Senior class standing in an undergraduate program;
  • A minimum cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.5.

The scholarship is restricted to use for tuition and fees only.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Betty Frato Scholarship

Student must:

  • be a freshman admitted as a major in education;
  • be an Allen County, IN resident;
  • have demonstrated financial need.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Class of 1991 Scholarship

Student must:

  • have completed at least two semesters at IPFW;
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5;
  • enroll in a minimum of six credit hours.

 Student must have demonstrated financial need, submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application by the priority filing deadline of February 1, and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Class of 1993 Scholarship

Student must:

  • be an IPFW junior or senior with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5;
  • student must enroll in a minimum of six credit hours.

 Student must have demonstrated financial need, submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application by the priority filing deadline of February 1, and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Elaine Lentz-Gouloff Memorial Scholarship

Student must:

  • be enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours per semester);
  • mus be in an Indiana University degree program;
  • demonstrate financial need.

This award is restricted to tuition and fees.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Harold C. Moran Scholarship

Student must:

  • be regularly admitted to IPFW;
  • have demonstrated financial need;
  • must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50;
    • Must have a minimum 2.0 GPA for most recent semester;
  • Must enroll full time (minimum 12 credit hours) each semester;
  • Must be in a Purdue University degree program.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Helen I. And Rodney E. Nern Scholarship

Student must:

  • have demonstrated financial need;
  • be a Purdue University at Fort Wayne student;
  • continuing students must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.

Student must submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application by the priority filing deadline of February 1, and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


IPFW Alumni Scholarship (Full time students)

Student must be:

  • an alumnus or an alumna, or the son, stepson, daughter, stepdaughter or spouse of an IPFW alumnus who pays dues;
  • a full time IPFW student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at the Fort Wayne campus.

Cumulative GPA and essay for current IPFW students or high school rank and SAT scores and essay for incoming freshmen will determine selection.  You will be contacted regarding the essay.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


IPFW Alumni Scholarship (Part time students)

Student must be

  • an alumnus or an alumna, or the son, stepson, daughter, stepdaughter or spouse of an IPFW alumnus who pays dues;
  • Student must be a part-time IPFW student pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at the IPFW campus.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.

Cumulative GPA and essay for current IPFW students or high school rank and SAT scores and essay for incoming freshmen will determine selection.  You will be contacted regarding the essay.


IPFW General Scholarship

Student must:

  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0;
  • Sophomore class standing;
  • demonstrate financial need;
  • enroll in a minimum of 6 credit hours.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


IUAA Scholarship

Two $1,000 scholarships available

Candidate must:

  • be the son, daughter, stepson or stepdaughter of an Indiana University Alumni Association dues-paying member;

  • be pursuing an IU degree at IPFW.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Jack Ulmer Memorial Scholarship

Awards are made on a case-by-case basis to students who have exhausted all other sources of financial aid. SSubmit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Joanne B. Lantz Scholarship

Student must be:

  • regularly admitted to IPFW;
  • have demonstrated financial need ;
  • must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.50.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Malissa V. Mitchell Scholarship

Students must:

  • be an Allen County, IN resident;
  • be enrolled in a Purdue University at Fort Wayne degree program;
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5;
  • enroll in a minimum for 6 credit hours each semester;
  • have demonstrated financial need.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Mary E. Van Drew Memorial Scholarship

Student must:

  • be majoring in pre-medicine, journalism, engineering, or computer science;
  • have sophomore, junior or senior class standing;
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0;
  • be enrolled full time (minimum 12 credit hours each semester) 

Preference will be given to graduates of Bishop Dwenger or Bishop Luers high schools. If there are no candidates from either school, the recipient must be a graduate of an Allen County, IN. high school.

There is no separate application. Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Mary F. and Clara A. Wehnert Scholarship

Student must:

  • be an Allen County, IN high school graduate;
  • be a Purdue University at Fort Wayne student majoring in engineering or the sciences (biology, chemistry, math, physics, or psychology);
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0;
  • have demonstrated financial need.

Student must submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application by the priority filing, and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Michael E. Beard Scholarship

Student must

  • have achieved junior or senior class standing;
  • enroll full time (minimum 12 credit hours each semester);
  • have earned a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0;
  • demonstrate financial need.

Student must be an Indiana University at Fort Wayne student. To apply, submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Purdue University Alumni Scholarship

Candidate must be:

  • The son, daughter, stepson, stepdaughter, or spouse of a Purdue University Fort Wayne graduate.

  • A full-time junior or senior Purdue University Fort Wayne student of superior academic achievement.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Ralph Broyles Scholarship

The student must

  • have completed at least one semester at IPFW;
  • have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0,
  • enroll full time (minimum 12 credit hours each semester);
  • demonstrate financial need;
  • must be in an Indiana University at Fort Wayne degree program.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Thelma Parsons-Kuhne Scholarship

Student must

  • enroll full time (minimum 12 credit hours each semester);
  • be classified as a junior or senior;
  • and demonstrate financial need.

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


IPFW CSSAC (Clerical and Service Staff Committee) Grant Program

  • The applicant must be the dependent child (natural, adoptive, or stepchild) of a benefited IPFW clerical or service staff employee who has been employed at least one year.
  • Grant awards will depend on available funds. Grant awards to dependents are not to exceed $200 per semester.
  • The dependent must be a full time student in an undergraduate program at IPFW (Fort Wayne campus) during the award time period, must have completed 12 or more credit hours, and have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.5.
  • The dependent or the parent/employee must participate in a CSSAC Fund Raiser each semester an award is received. (Currently this means a one hour commitment at the biannual Book Sale or annual Blood Drive, simply to be a representative of IPFW.)

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application and file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10.


Laverne Noyes Grant

The Laverne Noyes Grant provides funding to students with financial need who have a direct ancestor that served in the military during World War I.   Financial need is determined by information entered on your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

Submit the IPFW Common Scholarship application AND  file the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) so that it is received at the federal processor by March 10 AND complete the 2014-2015 Laverne Noyes Grant Supplemental Information Form