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Name Robert R. Lee Promise Category B Scholarship - GPA of 3.0
Number of Awards
Award Value $250
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications
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Contact Information

Contact Dana Kelly
Student Affairs Programs Manager
Idaho State Department of Education
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, Idaho 83720-0037
Phone (208)332-1574

Scholarship Description

Beginning in the 2001-2002 academic year, all freshmen entering an eligible Idaho college or university for the first time and who graduated from an Idaho high school or its equivalent may be eligible to receive the Idaho Promise Category B Scholarship.

The Idaho Promise Category B Scholarship will provide up to $250 per semester for the academic year. Institutional matches may be available at some schools. The Idaho Promise Category B Scholarship is limited to four semesters and to first-time freshmen students who are younger than 22 years of age as of July 1 of the year in which they are applying. Students must successfully complete at least 12 credits per semester and maintain at least a 2.5 GPA to remain eligible for the scholarship.

Idaho Promise Category B Eligibility:
To qualify for the scholarship, a student must meet all of the following criteria
* Be a resident of Idaho and have completed secondary school or its equivalent in Idaho
* Have at least a 3.0 high school GPA or an ACT score of 20 or above
* Be enrolled in and complete at least twelve semester credits for the first time and
* Be under the age of 22 prior to July 1 of the year of the award

Eligible Idaho colleges and universities are:
* Boise State University
* Idaho State University
* Lewis-Clark State College
* University of Idaho
* College of Southern Idaho
* North Idaho College
* Eastern Idaho Technical College
* Albertson College of Idaho
* Brigham Young University - Idaho
* Northwest Nazarene University