Lewis-Clark State College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex (including gender identity, sexual orientation, and pregnancy), national origin, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected under applicable federal, state or local law. This policy applies to all programs, services, and facilities, including applications, programs, admissions, and employment. The Director of Human Resource Services has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies and can be reached at 208-792-2269 or at the Administration Building, Room 102, on LC State's campus, 500 8th Avenue, Lewiston, Idaho, 83501. TTY 1-800-377-3529.
The total financial aid package (including Federal, State, Institutional and outside resources) for a student cannot exceed the Cost of Attendance. Individual institutional (merit and Foundation) scholarships may be eliminated or reduced to avoid exceeding the Cost of Attendance.
Students with a 3.9 or higher GPA may receive, if offered, a merit based scholarship in addition to one of the following scholarship offers per academic year: Foundation Scholars, Laura Moore Cunningham, or LC State Blue Cross Scholar Program. Students may also be offered other institutional scholarships in combination with these.
Students with a GPA between 3.0 and 3.89 will be limited to only one of the following scholarship offers per academic year: Foundation Scholars, Laura Moore Cunningham, LC State Blue Cross Scholar Program or LC State merit scholarships (Presidential, Provost and Dean). Students may, however, be offered other institutional scholarships in combination with these.
Offers are based on academic merit, financial need or a combination of both.
A student who earns dual or concurrent credits prior to high school graduation and attends the first semester after high school graduation will be considered a Freshman for scholarship purposes and therefore ineligible to apply/receive transfer scholarships.
For all scholarships which include the statement "demonstrate financial need as determined by the Financial Aid Office", students must file a FAFSA prior to the March 1 Priority Deadline. This is how financial need will be determined. If no FAFSA information is on file by the Priority Deadline, the application will be considered incomplete.
The LC State Scholarship Application is only available for undergraduate students. Post-Baccalaureate students are not eligible.
Out-of-state tuition scholarships/waivers are available to non-resident students.
Out-of-state tuition scholarships/waivers are applied to out-of-state tuition and fees and are not intended to cover in-state tuition or fees.
If you are receiving an athletic waiver, you may not be eligible for out-of-state scholarship/waiver funding.
For transfer students, preference will be given to students from partnering institutions.
The number and dollar amounts of scholarships each year will depend on the availability of funding.
In case of budgetary limitations, applicants will be prioritized by GPA.
Individual scholarship programs may be eliminated or reduced subject to changes by the Idaho State Board of Education or Idaho legislative regulations.
Scholarships offered by Lewis-Clark State College are based on available funding. Many scholarships are funded from endowment revenue or by individual donors. The number of scholarships offered and the amount of each is submit to change depending on conditions in the financial market, changes in college policies, or other factors.
Scholarship offers are not final nor official until a formal offer notification has been generated from Lewis-Clark State College.