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SPRING 2021 SCHOLARSHIPS

Boise State provides several scholarship opportunities for residents and nonresidents, making it even more affordable to attain a quality education.

Below you will find scholarships for Spring 2021 admits.

STEP 1: Apply for Admissions

Students must be admitted as degree-seeking to be considered for scholarships. By completing the admissions application and meeting the criteria listed below, you will automatically be considered for one of the following scholarships without an additional application. A complete application includes the admissions application, transcript(s), AND test scores (test scores are not required for transfer students).

Click below to begin the admissions process. If you have already been admitted, welcome!

Spring Nonresident and Resident Deadline: October 1

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STEP 2: Meet the Deadline

Scholarship recipients will be notified through BroncoMail and the award can be viewed in the Student Center.

Spring admits that meet the October 1st deadline and meet all criteria will be notified by the end of November.

Incoming Idaho Student

An incoming Idaho student is defined as an individual who has earned less than 14 post high school semester credits or no college credits at the time of admittance and holds residency in Idaho.

Scholarship NameRequired Cumulative Unweighted High School GPARequired Test Score ValueLength of ProgramSpring Deadline
Presidential3.90ACT 28+ or SAT 1300+$5,000 per year2 years (4 semesters)October 1
Dean's3.85ACT 26+ or SAT 1230+$3,000 per year2 years (4 semesters)October 1
True Blue Promise3.20ACT 22+ or SAT 1100+ Eligible for Federal Pell Grant*$2,000 per year4 years (8 semesters)October 1

Incoming Nonresident

An incoming nonresident student is defined as an individual who has earned less than 14 post high school semester credits or no college credits at the time of admittance and holds residency in a state other than Idaho.

Scholarship NameRequired Cumulative Unweighted High School GPARequired Test ScoreValueLength of ProgramSpring Deadline
Gem3.90ACT 26 or SAT 1230$15,000 per year 4 years (8 semesters)October 1
WUE3.20ACT 21 or SAT 1060~$12,886 per year4 years (8 semesters)October 1
Treasure3.00ACT 19 or SAT 990$7,000 per year4 years (8 semesters)October 1
  • Only incoming students are considered for the Gem, WUE or Treasure Scholarships. Consideration is based on their admissions materials AND test score(s) received by the scholarship deadline. All criteria must be met by the deadline.
  • Students must be enrolled in an eligible major. Ineligible majors include: Nursing, Pre-Nursing, Radiological Science, Pre-Radiological Science, self-supported and fully online programs. These programs are subject to change.
  • Additional details on value and eligibility

Idaho Transfer Student

An Idaho transfer student is defined as an individual who has earned 14 or more semester credits post high school by the scholarship deadline and holds Idaho residency. Students who take concurrent college credit during high school are considered new students.

Scholarship NameRequired Cumulative Unweighted High School GPAValueLength of ProgramSpring Deadline
Presidential Transfer3.80$5,000 per year1 year (2 semesters)October 1
Dean's Transfer3.70$3,000 per year1 year (2 semesters)October 1
  • Only incoming transfer students are considered for the Presidential Transfer or Dean’s Transfer Scholarships. Consideration is based on their admissions materials received by the scholarship deadline. All criteria must be met by the deadline.
  • Additional details on value and eligibility

Nonresident Transfer Student

A nonresident transfer student is defined as an individual who has earned 14 or more semester credits post high school by the scholarship deadline and holds residency in a state other than Idaho.

Scholarship NameRequired Cumulative College GPAAmount Length of ProgramSpring Deadline
Gem Transfer3.75$15,000 per year 2 years (4 semesters)October 1
WUE Transfer3.50~$12,886 per year 2 years (4 semesters)October 1
  • Only incoming transfer students are considered for the Gem Transfer or WUE Transfer Scholarships. Consideration is based on their admissions materials received by the scholarship deadline. All criteria must be met by the deadline.
  • Students must be enrolled in an eligible major. Ineligible majors include: Nursing, Pre-Nursing, Radiological Science, Pre-Radiological Science, self-supported and fully online programs. These programs are subject to change.
  • Additional details on value and eligibility

STEP 3: Complete the FAFSA

Complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) to be considered for the greatest number of need-based scholarships and financial aid.

Spring Priority Deadline: October 1

If this deadline has passed, we still encourage you to complete the application as some financial aid may still be available. The last day a FAFSA can be submitted is June 30th.

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STEP 4: Other Funding Opportunities

Maximize your scholarship opportunities by applying for Private Funds.

Apply Now for Private Scholarships

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