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Scholarships

Mountain View Charity wants to invest in you and your education!

We know that the best way to strengthen our SE Idaho community is to invest in the bright minds within it. Please tell us why we should invest in yours.

How much money is available:

  • Mountain View Charity will give at least $30,000 in scholarships this year.
  • The scholarship committee determines the exact distribution and amounts when it reviews the applications.
  • The minimum scholarship amount will be $1,000.

Who is eligible?

Scholarship applicants must be:

  • Be enrolled at Idaho State University or Eastern Idaho Technical College during Fall 2016 and Spring 2017
  • A full-time undergraduate/vocational student
  • In good academic standing (GPA of 2.0 or higher)
  • 25 years of age or older
  • Note: This scholarship is not available for graduate or international students.

How are our scholarship winners chosen?

  • We are looking for students with clear goals and a strong motivation to change their own lives and the lives of others.
  • Our committee anonymously reviews each application and reference. Applications are numerically scored. The applicants with the highest scores are granted scholarships.

How are funds distributed?

  • Money is given directly to ISU and EITC. They verify that all the academic conditions have been met before releasing funds to the students.
  • Funds are evenly distributed between fall and spring semesters.

Deadlines:

  • All scholarship applications must be received electronically by February 10, 2017.
  • Scholarship winners will be announced by March 15,  2017.
  • No paper applications will be accepted.

Your application is evaluated by the following rubric. We highly recommend reading through it as you write your answers. 

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Need further information?

If you have any questions, need further assistance, or wish to get more information about how you can help fund local scholars, please email Amy Brumfield at mvcharityscholarships@gmail.com.

 

Scholarship Application Form



Please note that we are not accepting applications from graduate or international students at this time.

 

Recommendation

Please provide contact information for someone who can provide a recommendation for you. This person:

  • Cannot be a family member
  • Should be a current/former supervisor, employer, or educator

The charity will contact them with a confidential form to submit their recommendation. Please be sure that their email address is current and correct.

 

CERTIFICATION: I certify that all the information provided on this application is true and correct. I hereby give permission to the EITC or ISU Business Office, Financial Aid & Scholarship Office, sponsoring agencies, and my employer to give to the Mountain View Charity Board information pertinent to verify this completed scholarship application. I also authorize EITC or Idaho State University the right to release information, which is pertinent to this application, to others involved in providing funds related to my education. I further authorize EITC or Idaho State University and Mountain View Charity to include my name when appropriate in the lists of winners to be publicized in the news media.