Iowa College Foundation

Targeted Scholarship Programs

(Investment of $1,000-$24,999+)

Advanced Drainage Systems Scholarship Program
With the support of Advanced Drainage, with sites in Eagle Grove, Oelwein and Tiffin (and headquartered in Hilliard, Ohio), ICF awards scholarships to students at the University of Dubuque. This is the 16th year of this special program.

American Trust Rural Scholarship
Thanks to the generous support of American Trust, this program awards scholarships to students majoring in business management, accounting, finance, or computer science. Preference is given to students who are permanent residents of Dyersville or Farley, Iowa. Recipients must attend Clarke University, Loras College or the University of Dubuque.

EMC Scholarship Program
Employers Mutual Companies (EMC) began this program 19 years ago to award scholarships to students at selected ICF member institutions. EMC also plans to offer internship opportunities to scholarship recipients.

Grinnell Mutual Group Foundation Scholarship Program
The Grinnell Mutual Reinsurance Company of Grinnell created the Grinnell Mutual Scholarship Program in 1995, which enables ICF to award $1,000 scholarships to children of the company or affiliated mutual companies' employees who attend one of ICF's member colleges and universities.

Mahoney-Hill Charitable Trust Scholarship Program
The Mahoney and Hill families have been associated with the Sioux City Brick & Tile Company for five generations. The trustees provide a scholarship to a student attending one of ICF's member colleges.

MidAmerican Energy Minority Scholarship Program
The MidAmerican Energy Scholarship Program makes awards for eligible minority students attending ICF's member institutions. Winners are selected from students majoring in accounting, economics, finance, or computer science.

Principal Financial Group's Business Scholarship Program
The Principal Financial Group provides business scholarships to students at ICF member colleges and universities. To be eligible for these scholarships, students must be majoring in finance, accounting, management, marketing, real estate, or communications.

Principal Financial Group's Information Technology Scholarship Program
The Principal Financial Group provides information technology scholarships to students at ICF colleges and universities. Recipients may also have internship opportunities that could lead to further opportunities with Principal.

Principal Financial Group's Minority Scholarship Program
The Principal Financial Group provides scholarships to eligible minority students attending ICF's member colleges and universities.

Rockwell Collins Scholarship
Long-time ICF donor Rockwell Collins has established scholarships for students attending ICF institutions. Five ICF institutions are selected by Rockwell Collins each year to award two $1,500 scholarships. Students selected are invited to serve as ambassadors for Rockwell Collins and participate in organized Rockwell Collins activities. All recipients may have an opportunity for an internship with Rockwell Collins.

Spahn & Rose Lumber Co. Scholarship
Spahn & Rose Lumber Co. has established scholarships through the Iowa College Foundation. Two new scholarships are awarded to junior students each year who are majoring in business and attending one of ICF's institutions. The scholarships are renewable in the students' senior year if certain criteria is met. Recipients of this scholarship must be involved in at least one student academic or professional organization and may have internship opportunities with Spahn & Rose Lumber Co.

Stamats Communications Scholarship Program
Stamats Communications in Cedar Rapids started this program to provide scholarships to employees or their children at selected ICF member colleges. Internship opportunities are offered by Stamats to scholarship recipients.

U.S. Bank Scholarship Program
The U.S. Bank Scholarship Program makes awards for low- to moderate-income students attending ICF's member institutions. A winner is selected from each college who is majoring in accounting, business management, finance, or mathematics.

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