Leadership scholarships are awarded to students serving in leadership positions within approved departments on campus.
- Security and Safety
- Student Representative Council
- Student Honor
- Student Activities
- Student Support
- Autism Mentoring Program
- Students should contact the appropriate department to apply for a leadership scholarship.
- No FAFSA is required for this scholarship
- Student must be admitted as a campus student
- Students must have less than 140 cumulative earned credits at the time of evaluation
- Student must be meeting the university’s satisfactory academic progress standards
- Awarding and selection criteria will be determined by each department individually.
- Student may only receive one semester of a leadership scholarship for a specific leadership position
- Students may not serve in more than one leadership position at one time.
- Students can serve in each level of leadership a total of three times, although they cannot receive a scholarship for serving in the same position more than once.
- Leadership scholarships will be equal to full LDS tuition unless the student is receiving another BYU-Idaho scholarship, in which case the Leadership scholarship may be reduced or eliminated if the scholarships combined will exceed full LDS tuition.
- Students must be enrolled in 14 or more credits to receive a Leadership scholarship.
- Scholarships will not typically disburse until the first week of the semester.
- Scholarships may be prorated in a student’s final semester at BYU-Idaho when graduating with a 4-year degree. For financial aid purposes, graduation is defined as completing all components required by your degree. "Walking" in a graduation ceremony does not constitute graduation.
Example: If you will be walking in fall but finishing an internship or student teaching experience in winter, the semester you are graduating is winter.
Academic /Talent/ Leadership/Merit Scholarships
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IMPORTANT: All Academic scholarships will be cancelled for students enrolled in less than 14 credits. Academic scholarships may ONLY be prorated in a student's final term at BYU-Idaho when gradating with a 4-year degree.
This proration request must be made online by completing the Scholarship Proration Request. No academic scholarships will be prorated below 6 credits.
- Students must complete the “Thank You Letter” posted on their student financial aid portal before funds will disburse.