IUB-Students in Transition Scholarships

Adult Student Scholarships – For IU Bloomington undergraduates with an education gap of 3 or more years (doesn’t have to be consecutive).

Every student has a unique educational path. Non-traditional students often have many interesting and varied stories that contribute to a rich narrative that has brought them to IU Bloomington. With these students in mind, we have the following scholarships available for undergraduate students attending IU Bloomington. By filling out this application, you will be considered for all five. Recipients will be notified by August 10. Please note that you are not eligible to apply for these scholarships unless you have had an education gap of 3 or more years.

  • Bloomington Business and Professional Women’s Organization
  • Ford P. Hall Scholarship
  • Myron and Babs Forman Scholarship Fund
  • Osher Reentry Scholarship
  • Returning Student Services Fund

Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you previously attended college?
  2. Have you had a cumulative gap of three or more years in your education (does not need to be consecutive)?
  3. Write a statement answering the following questions: What has led you to pursue your education at this point in your life? What are your current academic and career goals? How would receiving a scholarship help you in achieving your goals? What extracurricular, volunteer, employment, and/or family obligations have you had or will have while attending IU? (1000 words maximum)