GEAR UP Iowa Scholarship

What you need to know about the GEAR UP Iowa Scholarship.

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GEAR UP Iowa students will receive a scholarship to help them succeed on their path to college. Here’s what you need to know...

The GEAR UP Iowa scholarship can be used toward postsecondary education at most colleges in Iowa and out of state. Any student who attended ninth grade in a GEAR UP Iowa high school is eligible to receive the scholarship as long as they are a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Students can receive the scholarship for up to four years, or as long as funding remains available. The amount has not been determined, but it will at least be equivalent to the minimum Pell, which is usually about $600 per year. 

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Access the 2018-2019 GEAR UP Iowa Early Graduate Scholarship Application here