Alumni Relations

Alumni Scholarship Fund

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The Alumni Association is pleased to offer several scholarships on an annual basis. Scholarships are awarded in the spring for the following academic year. 

  • Alumni Association Scholarship (full-time student)
  • Alumni Association Scholarship (part-time student)
  • Purdue University Scholarship

Applications become available in January and are due by March 30. Note: Applicants must have filed their FAFSA by March 10. Finalists may be asked to interview with the scholarship committee. Recipients will be notified in mid-June. The scholarships are not automatically renewed, but the application may be made in succeeding years.

PFW Financial Aid Information

Note: Scholarship applications for the 2019-2020 academic year will reopen in January 2019

Scholarships

Several $1,000 scholarships available

(part-time students and for a full-time students are eligible)

Candidate must be:
  • A son, daughter, stepson, stepdaughter of an IPFW graduate
  • An incoming freshman to IPFW or a current IPFW undergraduate or graduate student
  • A part-time (1-11 credit hours) or full-time (12+ credit hours) student
The award is based on:
  • GPA, class rank, and SAT score if high-school senior, or
  • GPA and credit-hour load if current IPFW student
Reminders:
  • The sponsoring alumnus or alumna of this application must be a dues paying member of the Mastodon Alumni Association.
  • The applicant must have filed his or her FAFSA by the March 10 deadline.

Purdue University Scholarships

Several $1,000 scholarships available, made possible through a gift of the Carol K. Schannen estate


Candidate must be:

  • The son, daughter, stepson, stepdaughter, or spouse of a Purdue University Fort Wayne graduate.
  • A full-time junior or senior Purdue University Fort Wayne student of superior academic achievement as determined by PFW Financial Aid.
Reminders:
  • The sponsoring alumnus or alumna of this application must be a dues paying member of the Mastodon Alumni Association
  • The applicant must have filed his or her FAFSA by the March 10 deadline.