Faculty Senate Scholarship

Kate Kennedy

Kate Kennedy, is a sophomore honors student from Terre Haute, Indiana with a Major in Applied Medicine. Kate is a student research assistant at the applied health department, and she has maintained an excellent GPA of 3.94. Kate plans to continue her graduate education in ISU’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program, and aspires to work in therapy and help people get healthier and stronger. Congratulations, Kate!

Franko Gilbert Teston, is a sophomore honors student from Harrisburg, Illinois. Franko majors in music business, and he has maintained a fantastic academic record with an overall GPA of 4.0. Franko is a model student, dedicated, driven and passionate about helping others and building community. Franko also participated in many extracurricular activities, including the Baptist Collegiate Ministry, Music Industry Association, and Sycamore Leadership Coalition. Franko hopes to open up a music business in the future. Congratulation, Franko!


 The Faculty Scholarship is intended to reward committed and high-achieving students at Indiana State University. Full-time undergraduate students at ISU who meet the following criteria are encouraged to apply:

  • Completed 24 credit hours, but no more than 62 hours (excluding currently enrolled hours)
  • Completed at least 12 credit hours at ISU
  • Attained a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher (on a 4.0 scale)
  • 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.


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


The Faculty Scholarship Application is available to eligible students through the Academic Works website at https://indstate.academicworks.com/. Follow the link and type "Faculty Scholarship" in the search bar at the top of the screen. If you have any questions please contact the Faculty Senate Office. ***Please check back after Winter Recess for an updated due date*** 


If you would like to donate to the Faculty Senate Scholarship fund, please follow this link https://givetoindianastate.org/. Under 'gift designation' please select 'other' and type 'Faculty Senate Scholarship' in the box.