The Iowa Grocers Education Foundation (IGEF) will award $1,800 scholarships to students who are children of full-time employees or $1,000 scholarships to students who are full-time or part-time employees of firms that are members of the Iowa Grocery Industry Association (IGIA).
High school seniors, college freshmen, sophomores and juniors who are:
Scholarship winners will be chosen by the Scholarship Selection Committee of the Iowa College Foundation and notified in April. Winners must enroll in college in the fall of 2018 and must be attending college full-time in the year in which the scholarships are awarded and continue in school for the entire academic year without interruption, barring illness, emergency or military service.
(check back in November 2017 for a complete list of the scholarships available.)
Download a scholarship poster. (Available in November 2017)
Applicants must complete and submit the online application by March 1, 2018, to be considered for a scholarship. The Iowa College Foundation (address below) must also have received an up-to-date transcript by March 1, 2018, or earlier, for any applicant to be considered for a scholarship. An official transcript may be emailed to email@example.com.
*The March 1, 2018, deadline is very strict. No applications submitted after this date will be considered.
Please mail or email up-to-date transcripts to Iowa College Foundation: 505 5th Avenue, Suite 1034 | Des Moines, Iowa 50309 | Phone: 515-282-0473 | Fax: 515-282-9508 | Email: emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Mailed transcripts must be postmarked by March 1, 2018.