This grant is for Iowa residents who are members of an Iowa Army or Air National Guard unit for each term they receive benefits. To qualify, applicants must satisfactorily complete required Guard training and maintain satisfactory performance of Guard duty. Applicants must pursue a certificate or undergraduate degree at an eligible Iowa college or university (students with BA degrees are not eligible to participate even if pursuing a second BA degree) and maintain satisfactory academic progress. The Iowa Financial Aid Application fall priority deadline is July 1, but the application is available through December 1.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.