The Office of Student Financial Aid (OSFA) at Iowa State University has an online scholarship application called FinAidScholar.  The FinAidScholarapplication is a single application for all scholarships administered through the OSFA.

HOW DOES IT WORK?

Here are the steps that your students need to complete to be considered for OSFA awards:

  1. Go to the scholarship section of ISU’s Financial Aid Website (www.financialaid.iastate.edu)
  2. Select the Office of Student Financial Aid Scholarships (FinAidScholar) button
  3. Select “Freshman”
  4. Read the directions
  5. Register for a Net-ID (Directions included on website)
  6. Click on “Apply on our FinAidScholar Website”!
  7. Log in with your Net-ID
  8. Select the Freshman Application
  9. Click on “Click Here to Apply!”
  10. Complete the application by 1 March
  11. Complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) prior to 1 March

The first time a student/family is able to complete the FAFSA application is 1 January of the student’s senior year.

This application is ONLY for scholarships administered through The Office of Student Financial Aid.  Please be sure to let your students know that they will need to check with Admission, their college and/or department, and private donors to maximize their scholarship search.   

If you or one of your students has questions on this application or our new process, please have them email our office at scholarships@iastate.edu or call us at 515.294.5627.

The mission of the Clear Creek Amana Community School District is to prepare students to be productive, responsible,
community members by providing an environment that inspires quality life-long learning.