Rising Star Scholarship

Applicant requirements

To be eligible for this scholarship, the student must:

  • Identify as a female, non-immigrant, international student
  • Be a freshman, sophomore, or junior at the time of nomination
  • Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0

How to apply

Students cannot apply for this scholarship. Instead, students need to be nominated by an IU faculty or staff member.

Nominate a student

We're looking for a student who is building their future through involvement and engagement at IU and has a deep desire to continuously improve life at IU by engaging in opportunities to help others. Someone who has the emerging potential to do great things, like contributing to society at large, inspiring others, taking on a leadership role, or working behind the scenes to set up others to shine.

Recommendation letters should highlight one or more of these qualities the student has exhibited.