Kathryn Albertson Scholarship Competition

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The annual Kathryn Albertson Scholarship Competition

This unique event awards several scholarships through the month of November in the amounts of $10,000, $4,000, and $2,000 (over four years).  Approximately 225 students compete for these scholarships each year.  Here’s how it works:

  • Select a day and time during the competition to visit campus
  • Select an academic area in which to compete (this should be something you are very good and interested in)
  • Show up on your selected day and time
  • Take a test or write an essay in your selected academic area (test type depends on academic category)
  • Interview with a professor in your area of competition
  • Visit a class
  • Tour our beautiful campus
  • Have lunch in our newly remodeled cafeteria (lunch is on us!)
  • Winners get $10,000, runner ups get $4,000, and EVERYONE ELSE gets $2,000 (over four years).

Here are the requirements:

  • Students must be High School Seniors
  • Students must have a GPA of at least 3.0
  • Students must submit an application to The College of Idaho (Click here for our free online application). Note: Personal Essay, Letter of Recommendation, High School Transcripts, and ACT/SAT scores ARE NOT required to be eligible to compete. (They are required for admission.)

Does this sound like something you'd like to compete in? Click here to sign up!

Have questions? Click here to contact your Admissions Counselor. They'd love to hear from you!