Indy Achieves

Support for you to achieve greatness

If you're a resident of Marion County (IN), you may qualify for Indy Achieves, a series of support programs geared to support you as you pursue your degree at IUPUI.

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Indy Achieves offers...

Support before college

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You'll have a mentor to help you navigate through the college enrollment process and deadlines.

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Financial support during college

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The Indy Achieves Promise Scholarship, a last dollar scholarship, covers the gap between your financial aid and tuition cost.

Learn about the scholarship

Success coaching during college

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Promise Scholars who receive the Frank O’Bannon Grant will receive support from a student success coach as they pursue their degree at IUPUI.

Learn about success coaches

How to qualify for Indy Achieves

Your success with Indy Achieves starts with your freshman application and admission to IUPUI. After that, qualifying is a breeze. To qualify for Indy Achieves Promise Scholarship, you must:

  • Be a Marion County (IN) resident at the time of admission to IUPUI.
  • Be a first-time, full-time, degree-seeking student. 
  • File a FAFSA  before April 15th (IUPUI's school code is 001813).
  • Qualify and receive any form of state financial aid (such as the Frank O’Bannon Grant or 21st Century Scholarship) and have unmet financial need as determined by the Office of Student Financial Services.

Students — regardless of their age — who meet the criteria above can qualify for Indy Achieves.

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