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Scholarships for Currently Enrolled Undergraduate Students

If you are an incoming student, please view scholarships available for freshman and transfer students.

We offer several scholarships for current, full-time undergraduate students in all degree programs. These scholarships are not renewable. You must apply each year to be considered.

These are some of the factors considered when applications are reviewed:

  • Academic performance, noted by GPA, class standing, and/or other achievements in specific courses and programs
  • Distinctions already received, as evidenced by prior awards and honors
  • Community service
  • Work experience
  • Potential for continued success in the student’s discipline and for future contributions to academic or public sectors
  • Applicant statement
  • Letters of recommendation

The scholarship committee meets after the application deadline to review applications. Scholarship recipients will be notified by email or letter.

SOIC Scholarships

Application deadline: March 31

 

Dean’s Advisory Council Senior Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Informatics or Media Arts and Science
GPA: 3.5
Class standing: Senior
Other requirements: The student must have a record of innovation, community service or academic excellence.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

Gertrude L. Gunn Memorial Fund Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Health Information Management
GPA: 3.0
Class standing: Junior or Senior
Other requirements: An interest in health information technology.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

Health Information Technology Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Health Information Management, Informatics, or Media Arts and Science
GPA: 3.2
Class standing: Junior or Senior
Other requirements: An interest in health information technology.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

Jan Ashton Health Information Management Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Health Information Management
GPA: 3.2
Class standing: Any
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

John R. Gibbs Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: All SOIC majors
GPA: 3.5
Class standing: Any
Other requirements: Preference is given to those who have demonstrated or expressed a stated interest in innovation and entrepreneurship.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

Make your Mark Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: All SOIC majors
GPA: 3.0
Class standing: Sophomore, Junior, or Senior
Other requirements: Must have participated in at least one semester of internship, experiential learning, mentoring, or professional development.
Apply: Download the application

 

Media Arts and Science Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year

Majors: Media Arts and Science
GPA: 3.5
Class standing: Any
Other requirements: A record of academic excellence
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunitiesand select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

RJE Knoll Internship Scholarship

Amount: $400 (Fall semester); $400 (Spring semester); $450 (Summer)
Majors: Informatics or Media Arts and Science
GPA: 3.0
Class standing: Any
Other requirements: Student must have arranged a for credit internship.

  • Completion of the following courses:
    Informatics Majors: I101, I201, I202, I210, I211, N299
    Media Arts and Science Majors: N100, N101, N102, N202, N299
  • Completed School of Informatics and Computing Credit Internship Application, signed by an employer and approved by the Career Services office.

Apply: For information about how to apply for this scholarship, please write to soicawrd@iupui.edu

 

School of Informatics and Computing Perseverance Scholarship

Amount: $750 per year
Majors: All SOIC majors
Class standing: Any
Other requirements: Demonstrate success during a challenging life event—or upon returning to the School of Informatics and Computing after enduring a difficult life event.
Apply: Download the application

 

SOIC Health Info Management BS (Van Ausdall and Farrar Scholarship)

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Health Information Management
GPA: 3.0
Class standing: Junior or Senior
Other requirements: Financial need. Preference will be given to Indiana residents and students who plan to practice their profession in Indiana.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

Spandana Kommalapati Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Biomedical Informatics or Health Information Management
GPA: 3.2
Class standing: Any
Other requirements: The student must demonstrate significant talent and future career potential in graphic or sound design. Preference will be given to Indiana residents who demonstrate financial need.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

TheOfficeWorks/Tom O’Neil Scholarship

Amount: $1,000 per year
Majors: Informatics or Media Arts and Science
GPA: 3.5
Class standing: Any
Other requirements: Special consideration will be given to underrepresented students, including but not limited to financially challenged students and/or students with diverse cultural experiences. Students must have completed a FAFSA in order to be considered for this scholarship.
Apply: Students are automatically matched and considered for the scholarship. There is no essay or letter of recommendation required.

 

Tyler R. Stull Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1,500 per year
Majors: Media Arts and Science
GPA: 3.0
Class standing: Senior
Other requirements: The student must demonstrate significant talent and future career potential in graphic or sound design. Preference will be given to Indiana residents who demonstrate financial need.
Apply:

  1. Login and complete the general application.
  2. Click on Opportunities and select Ours, then search for SOIC in the Keywords field.

 

Other Scholarship Opportunities

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