About WiSE Scholarships

WiSE scholarships are awarded in the amounts of $1,000 or $2,000 each academic year to incoming, transfer and current students who are enrolled in STEM majors at Iowa State. Additionally, WiSE awards one full tuition scholarship each year. 

Scholarship Requirements:

  • Must be majoring or planning to major in a STEM field at Iowa State University
  • Identify as female

Essay Guidelines:

  • Must address essay questions
  • Must be proofread and spell-checked
  • Demonstrate effort and professional communication

Applications & Deadlines

Transfer Student Application: August 1, 2017

Incoming Student Application: December 1, 2017  *application will be available in Fall 2017

Current Student Application: January 5, 2018  *application will be available in Fall 2017

WiSE is able to offer scholarships through the generosity of our donors: Janice Davison, Diane Brandt, Sylvia Stoesser Memorial, Laurel Ann Crowe, Charles T. Wright, Olga Margaret Thompson and Program for Women in Science and Engineering Committee. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Contact Information

Allie Parrott • Assistant Director for Undergraduate Programs • aparrott@iastate.edu • 515-294-5278