Scholarships and Financial Aid

Students only need to fill out either the College of Human Sciences undergraduate or graduate scholarship application to automatically apply for department-level and college-level scholarships. By filling out your single application, CHS uses it to gather your information and consider you for appropriate scholarships from our pool of more than 100 award funds.

Below is a list of department level awards included in our scholarship pool. Scholarship applications will be open starting Sept. 1. The deadline for applications is in December, but changes yearly. The deadline for applications is listed on the College scholarship web pages.

Apparel, Merchandising, and Design

Apparel, merchandising, and design (AMD) students qualify for scholarships covered by the online College of Human Sciences application. Additionally, students utilized the benefits of their outstanding work and scholastic achievements by receiving national scholarships.

  • Since 2006, ISU apparel, merchandising, and design students have been awarded over $425,000 in Fashion Scholarship Fund (FSF) competitive scholarships.

Event Management

Event management students qualify for several AESHM departmental scholarships covered by the online College of Human Sciences application.

Hospitality Management

The hospitality management program has over $25,000 to give away annually. In addition to the department- and college-level awards covered by the online College of Human Sciences application, special scholarships include the following:

  • American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation (AHLEF) offers academic awards.

Students receiving College of Human Sciences and Department of Apparel, Event, and Hospitality Management awards will be notified by April 15.

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Dynette Mosher

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