university Faculty Senate

Faculty Scholarship


The Faculty Scholarship is intended to reward committed and high-achieving students at Indiana State University.

Targeted Population
Full-time undergraduate students at ISU who meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  1. Completed 24 credit hours, but no more than 62 hours (excluding currently enrolled hours)
  2. Completed at least 12 credit hours at ISU
  3. Attained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  4. Have not previously received, not currently receiving, and do not anticipate receiving full-tuition scholarships from other sources

Amount and Number of Scholarships
To be determined at time of award.

Administration
A subcommittee of the University Student Affairs Committee will be responsible for collecting, evaluating applications, and selecting scholarship recipients.

Application
Each applicant must fill out an online Application Form. In addition to completing the application form, each applicant must submit the following documents to Maria.Wiant@indstate.edu by February 28, 2014:

If you were admitted to Indiana State University after Fall of 2012, you will likely need to run a MySAM report; if you were admitted before Fall of 2012, you will run a DARS report.

Current MySAM (Word document)
In order to prepare a copy of your MySAM Report, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to your Portal Account.
  2. Click on the "Student Self-Service" tab.
  3. Under the "Class Schedule" heading, select "Degree Planning Tools."
  4. On the "Degree Audit Tool Selection for Student" page, select MySAM--My Student Academic Map."
  5. Place the cursor just under the heading "Class History" and click the right mouse button.
  6. Click on "Select All." This should turn all the text in your report blue.
  7. Right click again below "Class History" and select "Copy."
  8. Paste the text into a Word document.
  9. Save the Word document using your last name as the filename.
  10. Email the Word document as an attachment to Maria.Wiant@indstate.edu by February 28, 2014.

Current DARS (Word document)
In order to prepare a copy of your DARS, follow these steps:

  1. Log on to your Portal account.
  2. Select "MyISU"
  3. Under the "Student" tab, in "MyISU Quick Links," select "Degree Audit Tools."
  4. Select "DARS-Degree Audit Reporting System."
  5. Select "Submit an Audit."
  6. Beside the "Select Degree Program" window, make sure "Current Major" and "List All Requirements" are visible.
  7. Click "Run Audit."
  8. Click "View Submitted Audits." You may have to wait a few minutes for the system to process the audit.
  9. The most recent audit will appear at the top of your list. Select the box under the heading, "Text."
  10. Right click anywhere on the screen and select "Select All." All the text on the screen should be blue.
  11. Right click anywhere on the blue area and select "Copy."
  12. Paste the text into a Word Document.
  13. Save the Word document using your last name as the filename.
  14. Email the Word document as an attachment to Maria.Wiant@indstate.edu by February 28, 2014.

Each applicant must also provide two letters of recommendation by faculty. The letters should be emailed to Maria.Wiant@indstate.edu as attached Word documents by February 28, 2014.

The Application Form is available by clicking this link: Application Form

The application deadline is Friday, February 28, 2014.