Competitive Scholarships

Scholarships and Fellowships


The University of Northern Iowa has designated faculty advisors for selected nationally-competitive scholarships and fellowships.  Please visit the individual award categories linked below for more information about available awards.  For a more detailed list of available awards visit the National Association of Fellowship Advisors. The Provost’s Committee for Competitive Scholarship Mentoring provides support for UNI undergraduates for any nationally-competitive scholarship or fellowship.  Please send general inquiries to committee chair, Jessica Moon.


-Fellowships for international graduate study

-Fellowships for MA/MBA/PhD studies

-Postgraduate scholarships for NCAA student athletes 

-Scholarships in the sciences



Josh Mahoney Scholarship Presentation