Getting Started

Ready to apply for an award?

IU Bloomington has a long history of successful applicants to dozens of prestigious national awards and scholarships. Students with a strong research interest and those who pursue engaged learning opportunities during their undergraduate studies at IU Bloomington such as undergraduate research, creative activity, and service learning are especially well-positioned to pursue national scholarships and awards.

Regardless of the outcome, applying is valuable preparation for graduate school or your professional pursuits

Steps to consider when applying

The steps outlined here serve as general guidelines, but we recommend students interested in applying for a national scholarship or award email nsa@indiana.edu or schedule an appointment with Paul Fogleman to discuss their plans.