Scholarships and financial aid

Graduate scholarships, assistantships, and fellowships are available to students with superior scholastic records and good professional potential. All forms of financial assistance offer competitive compensation.

Iowa State University provides services to help graduate students plan for their education expenses.

Graduate scholarships

Scholarships are available through the following:

College of Human Sciences

ISU Graduate College

Office of Multicultural Student Affairs


In addition, AESHM has some program-specific scholarships information.

Apparel, Merchandising, and Design graduate scholarships

The following organizations provide scholarships:

American Association of Family and Consumer Sciences

Kappa Omicron Nu honor society

Phi Upsilon Omicron honor society

The Graduate Minority Assistantship Program (GMAP) offers financial assistance to U.S. citizens who are members of ethnic groups traditionally underrepresented in higher education.