IAG Annual Scholarship Competition for Indiana High School Seniors



The Indiana Association for the Gifted educates and advocates for meeting the academic and social/emotional needs of high ability youth. The IAG members recognize the benefits in supporting high ability youth and contributing to their futures. With their mission in mind, IAG has established a scholarship program for high ability students who will enter college the following fall.

IAG awards three merit scholarships in the amount of $2000. Students may apply for all scholarships for which they are eligible. Learn about each scholarship below.

Deadline: Friday, March 28, 2024

Requirements for All Three Scholarships:

  • Complete online application (students may apply for all scholarships for which they are eligible)

  • Upload digital reports or scans of standardized measures of performance: SAT, ACT, AP, IB exam scores. Note: Only one submission of ACT/SAT is permitted. IAG does not superscore.

  • Upload copy of transcript

  • Please have a reference that comes from someone familiar with your academic work.

  • Choose one of the three prompts on our website (also listed on form below) and either write an essay (500-1000 words) OR create a media product (no longer than 5 minutes in length) that includes original content.

  • Upload essay or submit Youtube link to a multi-media presentation.

2024 Merit Scholarship for All


A merit scholarship for which available to any student who meets the rubric criteria. Students should prepare all materials and an essay of 500-1000 words or a multimedia project (5 minutes or less) over one of the following prompts.

2024 IAG Merit Scholarship for High Ability Students with an Additional Exceptionality


A merit scholarship available to students who meet the rubric criteria and who have documentation of having additional exceptionalities.

2024 IAG Merit Scholarship: Diverse Backgrounds


A merit scholarship available to students who meet the rubric criteria and have diverse backgrounds.

Indiana Association for the Gifted
PO Box 84, Whitestown, IN 46075
Help us advocate for gifted youth!

IAG supports gifted students, parents, and educators. Join today for free and be sure to attend our annual conference on December 3-5 at the Indianapolis JW Marriott.