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Financing Your Education

Financing Your Education

Education is one of the most important, and possibly the first, big investment of your life. Spend some time researching scholarships as they can be a big factor in financing your years at college.

Your academic scholarship amount and GPA maintenance requirements are tied to the semester you started at Doane.
Aid Award Eligibility Process Renewability / Repaymentsort descending
Doane University Legacy Grant $1,000

Awarded to admitted applicants who have a current sibling attending the Crete campus or who have had a sibling, parent, grandparent or great-grandparent graduate from Doane University.

Eligible students receive this award.

This grant is renewable for up to eight semesters.

Travel Scholarship $1,000

Available to all juniors and seniors.

You will select your trip from a listing of approved trips during the May interterm. 

Available for up to $1,000.

The Travel Scholarship can be applied to one or two eligible trips.

The Travel Scholarship is optional, but highly encouraged.

Federal Direct PLUS (Parent) Loan Varies (Up to Cost of Attendance)

Parents who do not have adverse credit history may borrow for their dependent student. Applications are approved by the Federal Direct Loan Origination Center based on a credit check.

Apply for the FAFSA and complete Direct PLUS Loan Request and Master Promissory Note here

Begins after the loan is fully disbursed. Deferment options are available. Please contact the Financial Aid Office for further information.

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search Varies

Anyone can create a profile to be personally matched to scholarships.

Register at www.SallieMae.com/ScholarshipSearch

 

Register at www.SallieMae.com/ScholarshipSearch

Presidential Scholarship The Presidential scholarship is $19,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

The Presidential scholarship is $19,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA and full-time enrollment status.
Perry Scholarship The Perry scholarship is $21,000 for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

 

The Perry scholarship is $21,000 for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

Students who meet the nomination criteria should apply to Doane University.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA and full-time enrollment status.

Board of Trustee's Scholarship The Board of Trustees scholarship is $17,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

The Board of Trustees scholarship is $17,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains good academic standing.
Hansen Fellows $1,500 per year for students starting during the 2019-20 academic year.

Admitted students are automatically eligible with a minimum 3.5 GPA.

To be considered, students should:

Students should complete the scholarship application and schedule an interview.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student maintains a 3.0 GPA and full-time enrollment status.

Van Hoy Scholarship $15,000 per year for students entering the 2020-21 academic year.

The Van Hoy scholarship is $15,000 per year for students enrolling for the first time during the 2020-21 academic year.

Renewable for up to eight semesters if the student retains good academic standing.

Inclusive Doane Scholarship

All admitted, first-time, students who demonstrate experience advocating for diversity and equity are eligible to apply

Students must remain in good academic standing to renew this award for up to eight semesters.

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