Immigrant Iowan Scholarship Community Leader, High School Counselor or Teacher Reference Form

The Grand View Immigrant Iowan Scholarship is designed to bring a significant educational opportunity to a promising non-native Iowan. This scholarship covers full tuition and fees, room charges if the recipient lives on campus, plus the following fees: technology, student activity and resident activity fees for an outstanding incoming freshman who meets these qualifications:

  • Born of immigrant parents or an immigrant himself or herself
  • Graduating from an Iowa high school
  • High school GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Not in the U.S. on a student visa
  • Have demonstrated financial need

The scholarship is renewable for up to four years if the recipient meets these requirements:

  • Serve as a Grand View Multicultural Ambassador
  • Maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA at Grand View


Please complete the form below and submit by March 1, 2024. The applicant will not be provided a copy of this reference. Questions should be directed to Ryan Thompson, Director of Admissions, 515-263-6149rthompson @