Nahid S. Hasnain Scholarship for Underprivileged Students

Nahid S. Hasnain Scholarship for Underprivileged Students

In order to be eligible for this scholarship students must meet the following criteria:

  • First generation
  • Plan to enroll full-time (12 undergraduate credits; 9 graduate credits)
  • Submit an essay demonstrating obstacles to complete an education or challenges experienced which have delayed academic pursuits
  • Demonstrate financial need. We can determine your financial need by the results of your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)
  • Pursuing one of the following majors: Music; Art, Design and Visual Studies; Theatre, Film, and Creative Writing; Anthropology; Communication and Media; English; History; Philosophy; Sociology; Psychology; and World Languages. Majors in Interdisciplinary Studies and Multidisciplinary Studies with a focus on arts, humanities and social sciences are also eligible.

Also apply for the Aziz F. Hasnain Scholarship for Underprivileged Students and the Geraldine R. Cree Scholarship for Underprivileged Students using the same essay.

Award
Up to $8,000
Departments / Colleges
College of Arts and Sciences
Deadline
02/22/2022
Supplemental Questions
  1. Upload an essay no longer than two pages describing how you are overcoming obstacles to complete your education or challenges delaying your academic pursuits. Please upload as a single Word or PDF document (8 MB max file size) using your name and Boise State student ID number as the filename. Do not use any special characters in the file name including periods, hyphens, apostrophes, etc. You should also include your full name and Boise State student ID number on the header of each page.