Scholarship Information

Scholarship Information


For a list of Idaho scholarships, please click HERE.

Useful scholarship links and search engines:


Idaho Latino Scholarship Foundation 
Due Date: 3/1/2024 

Scholarship Qualifications 

  • Must have a cumulative Grade Point Average of 2.5 and above 
  • Be a high school student in Idaho and/or be attending an institution (university, college, vocational/technical or other) in Idaho for undergraduate studies 
  • Have demonstrated leadership in school, community and/or other service organizations that promote, enhance or strengthen diversity 
  • Idaho Resident and be of Hispanic/Latino descent 
  • DACA students are eligible 
  • Award is for Idaho schools only 


Idaho Power Academic Excellence Scholarship  

Due Date: 3/1/2023 

The Idaho Power scholarship program provides fifteen (15) $2,000.00 scholarships for graduating high school seniors who live in Idaho Power’s service area. These scholarships are non-renewable grants. To receive the scholarship, the recipient must plan to enroll at an accredited Idaho or Oregon college, university or vocational-technical school. The grant must be used during the school year directly following the awarding of the grant. Students wishing to apply for the scholarship must have a minimum cumulative 3.75 GPA, including one complete term (semester or trimester) of their senior year.  The deadline for submission is March 1, 2023. 




Idaho Power’s Douglas E. Sprenger, Kevin M. Whittier and Larry R. Wimer Memorial Scholarship Fund 

Due Date: 3/1/2024 

Two $1,000 scholarships will be available to students planning to enroll in engineering or natural resources programs at an accredited college, university or vocational-technical school in Idaho. These awards are granted on a one-time basis and are not renewable. Application requirements are included in the application form. The deadline for submission is March 1, 2023. 

Jiffy Lube Teen Driver Scholarship (One $4,000 award and two $1,000 award) 

Due Date- March 10, 2024 

Selection Criteria: 

-At least one award will be given to those who are ages 15-17 and are currently or recently enrolled in a driver's education program and a second award will be given to students between the ages of 16-18 who are currently licensed to drive.  

Application Criteria: 
-Students may print an application or apply online 

- 500-word typed essay about what drives you  


Treasure Valley YMCA Civic Engagement Scholarship 

Due Date: 3/15/24 

Each high school in the service area of the Treasure Valley Family YMCA may nominate one, and only one, candidate for a scholarship each year, so be sure to work with your school counselor during the application process. 
Eligible students must: 

  • Be seniors of a public, private, charter, or parochial high schools in the geographic area served by the Treasure Valley Family YMCA (Ada and Canyon counties). 
  • Have made significant contributions to their community through community service, etc. beyond that which may be required by their school, church, Key Club, or similar organizations. 
  • Demonstrate a passion for and dedication to working collaboratively to find solutions for civic issues (whether homelessness, healthcare, education, environment, etc.) and an interest in pursuing civic work (whether career or volunteer) that will strengthen and improve our communities. 

This scholarship will be awarded on the basis of demonstrated commitment to working within our communities to bring positive change and not based on academic or athletic achievement. Consideration will be given to students who may have difficulty furthering their education without financial assistance. 

Applications are due March 15. 

Click HERE to apply. 


G.F.W.C. Woman’s Century Club 

The G.V.W.C. (General Federation of Women's Clubs) Woman's Century Club, recognized as the first woman's civic club incorporated, 1900, in the city of Nampa, invites you to apply for one of our two, annual $1000.00 scholarships. We enthusiastically support educational excellence and look forward to your application of two pages, attached HERE.  This invitation is for graduating High School Seniors who scholastically rank in the top 3% of their respective High Schools: Nampa, Skyview, Columbia Arts Charter, Victory Charter, Liberty Charter, Nampa Christian, Vallivue and Ridgevue. 



The 2024 PNACAC Student Scholarship Application is now open.  

Due date: March 29th 
Each year, PNACAC is proud to offer scholarships to students in our region. Multiple students who attend school in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, or Washington will be selected for a one-time award of $1,000. 

  1. Currently enrolled student who is in their senior year of high school in the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington and plans to attend a regionally accredited college or university in the coming Fall - OR - Currently enrolled student who is attending a two-year college in the states of Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon or Washington and plans to attend a regionally accredited four-year college or university in the coming Fall. 
  1. Currently have a 3.00 cumulative, unweighted GPA or higher. 
  1. Submit the video essay application by clicking "Next" no later than March 29 at midnight Pacific Time and provide the link to your unlisted YouTube video in the video link field within the application. 

Nampa Schools Foundation has a variety of scholarships for students in the Nampa School District. The deadline for all of them is March 31st. Click HERE to apply.

  • George C Jacobsen Recognition Scholarship – $1,000 in recognition of academic excellence and community service for students who will pursue careers in Business Administration 
  • James E. And Charlotte Schiller Memorial Scholarship – $1,000 for students enrolling at the University of Idaho 
  • Clarabell Casler Memorial Scholarship (Five) – $2,000 open to all graduating seniors in the Nampa School District  (Up to two needs-based scholarships available, 5 scholarships total) 
  • Wilbur and Ileene Sisson Memorial Scholarship – $1,000 for students entering the field of Engineering 
  • Vern Carpenter Memorial Scholarship – $1,000 for students enrolling at Northwest Nazarene University 
  • ELEVATE Nampa Commerce Scholarship – $1000 for students who plan to attend college in Idaho, have earned a minimum of 10 college credits in high school, and have a 2.8 GPA
  • Melvin Huter CWI Scholarship (Four) – $500 for students planning to attend the College of Western Idaho 
  • Roger Kotter Memorial Scholarship (three) - Nampa High School, Skyview High School, Columbia High School, $1,000 each, community service and extra curricular activities are key components for this scholarship 
Idaho Battle of the Belts Competition
The Office of Highway Safety, in partnership with State Farm Insurance, is pleased to present the Idaho Battle of the Belts competition! In this competition, we invite high school students across Idaho to develop plans for increasing seat belt use in their high schools and their communities and the opportunity to compete for up to $2,500 in student college scholarship awards!
Click here to learn more about the competition and to submit your application. Questions on the Idaho Battle of the Belts may be submitted to Tabitha Smith, Occupant Protection and Teen Driver Safety Program Manager - Phone: (208) 334-8104 - Email: [email protected]. The deadline for applications is March 31, 2024.
Deadline March 31st
Please compose a brief letter covering these areas and mail it, together, with this application and your transcript to Soroptimist International of Caldwell, Ethel Penny Memorial Trust of Caldwell, Ethel Penny Memorial Trust Award Committee, C/O Susan Davis 222 West Pat Lane, Caldwell, ID 83607 by March 31st. 
A: ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS: Attach grades transcript covering grades 9 through 12
B: CHARACTER: Describe your opinions on courage, honesty and dependability, and state
how these values apply to your life.
C: GITIZENSHIP: outline contributions you feel you can make through pursing your chosen
career and being a part of your community,
D: FINANCIAL NEED: state factors for committee evaluation of economic, physical and
environmental situation of applicant.


Mrs. Essman & Bianca send out different scholarships on a regular basis. Please be sure to be checking your student email!