Are you an Iowa resident wondering how to pay for college? Even if you're paying in-state tuition, affording college is never easy. Luckily, we've compiled a list of scholarships available to students who live or attend college in IA.

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List of Iowa scholarships

Scholarships offered by non-profits and corporations available to students in IA
Award Name Amount Deadline
Animal Health International Scholarship $1,000 February 1, 2018
Iowa Scholarships for the Arts $1,500 February 1, 2018
Quad City Engineering and Science Council Scholarship (QCESC) $3,000 January 24, 2018
Upper Midwest Emmy Chapter/Foundation Scholarships $3,000 February 5, 2018
Iowa UMF Seminary Scholarships $7,500 March 15, 2018
MetLife Foundation Scholarship $2,000 February 1, 2018
MGMA Midwest Section Scholarships $ - May 1, 2017
Iowa Funeral Directors Association Memorial Scholarship Fund $1,000 February 28, 2018
PMI Eastern Iowa Chapter Scholarship $1,000 May 1, 2017
Telegraph Herald Scholastic Journalist Award $1,500 April 6, 2018

List of colleges in Iowa

University Location
Des Moines Area Community College Ankeny, IA
Iowa State University Ames, IA
University of Iowa Iowa City, IA
Kirkwood Community College Cedar Rapids, IA
Eastern Iowa Community College District Davenport, IA
University of Northern Iowa Cedar Falls, IA
Iowa Central Community College Fort Dodge, IA
Hawkeye Community College Waterloo, IA
Upper Iowa University Fayette, IA
Northeast Iowa Community College Calmar, IA
Indian Hills Community College Ottumwa, IA
Drake University Des Moines, IA
Waldorf University Forest City, IA
Iowa Lakes Community College Estherville, IA
Northwest Iowa Community College Sheldon, IA
Buena Vista University Storm Lake, IA
Buena Vista University - Online & Sites Program Storm Lake, IA
Luther College Decorah, IA
Grand View University Des Moines, IA
Grinnell College Grinnell, IA
Dordt College Sioux Center, IA
Briar Cliff University Sioux City, IA
Cornell College (IA) Mount Vernon, IA
Clarke University Dubuque, IA
Allen College Waterloo, IA