Idaho Scholarships

The Frank W. Ross Memorial Scholarship

Established in 2015 by author Jason Schmidt, the Frank W. Ross Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to self-identified LGBTQ and allied students who are living in poverty and have experienced housing insecurity, homelessness, or life within the foster care system.

Dunham-Kerley Scholarship

This scholarship was dedicated to LGBTQ students who have the courage to continue living their lives despite their disabilities and misfortunes.

Daniella Altfield-Moreno Scholarship

This scholarship is meant to provide support and financial assistance to LGBTQ women of color who aim to pursue degrees in dance, education, or women’s health and have a demonstrated history of activism and/or leadership in the LGBTQ community.

The Bendiner-Morgenson Scholarship Fund

This scholarship fund provides financial assistance to LGBT and Straight Ally students pursuing a career in human services, health sciences, or visual arts in a hope to enable others to feel less isolated and better able to seek a productive and happy life both personally and professionally.

Wilbur-Ellis Company Agricultural Division Scholarship

This scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree in agronomy, crop/plant/range or soil science, business/farm/landscape/nursery/ranch or turfgrass management, horticulture, general agriculture, economics, finance, agricultural policy & management, agricultural systems management, sales, and marketing, agriscience technology, biotechnology, entomology, plant pathology or soil conservation.

Friends of Alan Turing Scholarship

This particular scholarship is made for students wishing to study science, technology, engineering, or mathematics however various scholarships are available by this organization for various fields of study.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Pride Foundation Scholarships

Pride Foundation’s scholarship program is guided by Brian M. Day’s legacy, focusing on essential financial resources and community support to LGBTQ of color and trans students.

ICAFS Graduate Scholarship

This scholarship is intended to continue the Idaho Chapter's legacy of fostering the development of fish and aquatic professionals and is awarded annually to a graduate student attending any school in Idaho.

GEAR UP Idaho Scholarship

The GEAR UP Idaho Scholarship is available to students who participated in the early intervention component (7th-10th grade) of the GEAR UP program .

Tschudy Family Scholarship

The Tschudy Family Scholarship provides scholarships to outstanding students graduating from Emmett High School. The award is renewable for up to five years of undergraduate study and two years of graduate study. It is awarded on the basis of academic merit and financial need.

Bervin Hall Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is given to students who are majoring in occupational safety, health and the environment. The society strives to advance the safety profession in order to prepare the future of our world.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Idaho

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: General and operations managers Customer service representatives Construction laborers
Salary: $59036 $23717 $24984
# of Open Positions: 9140 8200 5980
Competition*: 2.1 1.4 2.4

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Dentists, general Chief executives Marketing managers
Salary: $134545 $94702 $87250
# of Open Positions: 330 3210 790
Competition*: 1.7 3.8 1.7
Job Title: Veterinarians Commercial pilots Medical and health services managers
Salary: $81240 $68160 $67986
# of Open Positions: 150 120 240
Competition*: 1.4 3.5 1.4

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Idaho Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Cashiers General and operations managers
Salary: $22696 $17098 $59036
# of Open Positions: 15050 9770 9140
Competition*: 1.3 1.1 2.1

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Chief executives Lawyers Marketing managers
Salary: $94702 $88680 $87250
# of Open Positions: 3210 1320 790
Competition*: 3.8 0.9 1.7
Job Title: Computer software engineers, applications Medical and health services managers Construction managers
Salary: $79295 $67986 $62156
# of Open Positions: 1170 840 1060
Competition*: 0.9 1.4 2

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Idaho table above, which shows where jobs in Idaho are unusually common compared to other states, the Idaho Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.