Financial Aid

Education & Kinesiology Scholarships

For scholarships requiring a General Application, first read the submission instructions relating to the version of application you are submitting (paper or electronic). General Applications, paper or electronic, must be submitted by the March 1 deadline. Only one General Application is required per student, be sure to include the checklist indicating the scholarships for which you would like to be considered.

For all other scholarships, instructions for applying will be noted or a separate application will be provided with the scholarship description.

If you have any questions contact the Financial Aid Office at any time or e-mail us at scholarships@lcsc.edu

The Alpha Delta Kappa Annual Scholarship          

Alpha Delta Kappa is an international honorary organization for women educators. To be eligible, students must be a senior pursuing a degree in Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be accepted into the Teacher Education Program. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.  

Elta Moorman Arnold Endowed Scholarship

This scholarship was established in memory of Elta Moorman Arnold. Mrs. Arnold was active in education for 50 years, 10 of those years as Superintendent of Schools. She presided over 84 country schools, visiting them all by horse. To be eligible, students must be pursuing a degree in Education.  Preference will be given to students from Idaho County. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1 

Orval Austin Endowed Scholarship          

The Orval Austin Endowed Scholarship was established by Char Gustafson in memory of Mr. Orval Austin.  Char was a friend of Mr. Austin and knew of his wish to help students through college. Two scholarships will be available with one going to a student pursuing a degree in Education and the other to a student pursuing a degree in Biology with intent to attend veterinarian school. Students must be classified as at least half-time, enrolled in six or more credits per semester. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1. 

Barton Family Memorial Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must have completed at least 26 credits at LCSC, be pursuing a degree in Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be an Idaho resident. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. The amount of this award is $1,000. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Harry Campbell Estate Endowed Scholarship for Education          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be accepted into the Teacher Education Program. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Margaret Chavez Endowed Scholarship          

Dr. Margaret Chavez, Associate Professor of Education, was dedicated to her students in every course she taught, specifically helping aspiring teachers to develop a passion for teaching literacy. Margaret was recognized nationally as a leader in multicultural education and has been credited with a major role in the establishment of LCSC’s award winning Pathways for Certification and Endorsement Program (PACE), targeting non-traditional students seeking teacher certification. This award was created to honor her contributions to the LCSC Education Division.  Two scholarships will be available with one going to a student pursuing a degree in Elementary Education and one going to a student pursuing a degree in Education with a minor in either Reading or English as a second language or have a focus on diversity issues in the realm of Education. To be eligible, students must be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and be accepted into the Teacher Education Program.  Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

N.I.C.E. Ronald D. Corn Scholarship

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be an incoming freshman and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5. Preference will be given to students pursuing a degree in Education. Applicants may reapply for the scholarship. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

The Marvin DeLuga Memorial Scholarship          

Dr. Marvin DeLuga was a former professor in the Education & Kinesiology Division at LCSC who touched the lives of hundreds of students up until his passing. To be eligible, students must be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 and be accepted into the Teacher Education Program. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

The Lawrence and Margaret Duclos Endowed Scholarship          

This scholarship was established in memory of Lawrence and Margaret Duclos who both taught for several years in the Weiser School District. To be eligible, students must be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0.  Students must also state, using a separate paper, their intent to apply for or be admitted to the Teacher Education Program. Preference will be given to students from Weiser, Idaho or another small Idaho school. Students may reapply for this scholarship. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

The Michael and Phillip Duley Memorial Endowed Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must have a class standing of junior or above, be pursuing a degree in Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Award amount varies. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Margaret (Beckman) Fettig Scholarship

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be pursuing a degree in Elementary Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Kenneth R. and Mildred M. Hensley Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be pursuing a degree in Education or preparing for a career in teaching with a major in History or Physical Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a cumulative GPA consistent with the minimum required for admission and for progress toward his or her selected major. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Herbert Howe Perpetual Scholarship          

The intent of this scholarship is to support aspiring teachers. To be eligible, students must have completed at least 12 upper division Education credits, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.30 and be admitted to the Teacher Education Program. At least two annual awards are available with an amount up to $1,500. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Gene and Virginia Leach Memorial Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Preference will either be given to a female student pursuing a degree in Education who is entering the Teacher Education Program or to students pursuing a degree in Physical Education. The scholarship shall alternate between the Education and Physical Education majors. In the years in which Physical Education majors are chosen for the scholarship, preference will be given to those who are athletes playing on one of LCSC’s sports teams. This scholarship, when awarded to a Physical Education major, shall be rotated between men's and women's programs, unless the coach of a specific sport does not feel they have an adequate recipient.  Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. Awards are not renewable. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Francis Ernest Millay/Ruth Stark Millay Memorial Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be pursuing a degree in Elementary Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, be an Idaho resident and be accepted into the Teacher Education Program. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. Award amount varies. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Military Order of the Purple Heart          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be pursuing a degree in Education with a minor in Special Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

The Bob Olson Endowed Scholarship for Mullan High School/Shoshone County Students  

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. Preference will be given to students pursuing a degree in Secondary Education and to those who are from Mullan High School or Shoshone County, Idaho. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1. 

The Aletha Pabst Memorial Endowed Scholarship           

This scholarship was established by the friends of Aletha Pabst in honor of her memory. To be eligible, students must be pursuing a degree in Education and have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. Award amount varies. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

The Maxine Arnold Pell Endowed Scholarship           

This scholarship was established in memory of Maxine Arnold Pell. Maxine taught in a number of country schools in Idaho County and tutored World War II veterans so they could fulfill the entrance requirements for college. To be eligible, students must be pursuing a degree in Education. Preference will be given to students from Idaho County.  A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

RENCI Scholarship          

This scholarship was established by the Retired Educators of North Central Idaho. To be eligible, students must be a senior pursuing a degree in Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0, be a graduate of a high school in the North Central Idaho region (Moscow to Riggins, border to border) and be enrolled in the Teacher Education Program, going into their teaching internship. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. Award amount varies. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Riddle Family Scholarship

This scholarship was set up to benefit Native American students pursuing an Education degree at Lewis-Clark State College. To be eligible, students must have acquired 75-90 credits, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8, be an enrolled tribal member or be a first or second degree descendent of a federal or state recognized tribe, be within one semester of applying to the Teacher Education Program and not be in default on federal student loans or grant repayment.  Applicants must demonstate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A separate application is required and is due on or before March 1.

Click here for a printable application  2014-2015 Riddle Family Scholarship Application

The Showalter-Carlisle Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be pursuing a degree in Education with the intent to have a career in teaching, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a cumulative GPA consistent with the minimum required for admission and for progress toward his or her selected major. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

Dr. Milton L. Snyder and Dr. Dolores J. Gibbons Endowed Scholarship          

To be eligible for this award, applicants must be pursuing a degree in either a Professional-Technical Program or in Education with the intent to have a career in teaching or educational administration, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester and have a cumulative GPA consistent with the minimum required for admission and for progress toward his or her selected major. Preference will be given to students who are graduates of Lewiston High School and to those who have had substantial involvement with extracurricular activities and the community. If in any year, there are not qualified students from Lewiston High School, the scholarship may be offered to students meeting the same criteria from other Idaho public high schools. Extra consideration shall be given to those who have been gainfully employed during their high school years. Applicants must demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1.

June Stegner Endowed Scholarship          

This scholarship was created by June Stegner’s children to honor and remember her. It is intended to help student teachers offset the cost of their education while in their internship. To be eligible, students must be pursuing a degree in Education, be classified as full-time, enrolled in 12 or more credits per semester, have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5, and be currently enrolled in the Teacher Education Program, completing their student teaching internship. Preference will be given to students who demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office. A General Application is required and must be submitted by March 1. 


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