Scholarships

The 2018 Scholarship Applications deadline is April 15, 2018. Apply Now!

Apply Now – Due April 15

Application Requirements

Open to Idaho High School and College Students

To apply for the ILSF Scholarship, applicants must:

  • Submit an application and all required documents by April 15, 2018.
  • Be an Idaho resident and of Latino/Hispanic descent.
  • Be admitted to attend college next fall, or be currently enrolled at an Idaho college, university or vocation program.
  • Be in good standing and making satisfactory progress (as defined by the student’s school) toward an academic degree, diploma, or certificate.
  • Have a cumulative Grade Point Average (GPA) of 2.5 or above.

Required Documents

In addition to completing all questions on the online ILSF Scholarship Application, applicants must upload/attach the following documents to their application:

  • Personal Statement (biography).
  • Resume (list of accomplishments/brag sheet).
  • Scholarship essay answering one of four questions listed on the ILSF Scholarship Application.
  • High school or college transcript.
  • Two letters of recommendation.

Selection Criteria

Application are reviewed by the ILSF Scholarship Committee and scored based on the following:

  • Quality and content of essay and personal statement
  • Academic excellence
  • Demonstrated leadership qualities
  • Involvement in school, community, family
  • Financial need