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Scholarships

By supporting scholarships, our donors allow students to explore their potential to the fullest with less worry about how to pay for school. Their philanthropy motivates students in their studies and demonstrates that they are coveted, lifelong members of the Bronco family. Through donor support of student scholarships, we can ensure that great potential is not left unrealized because of an inability to bear the cost of a university education.

Scholarship Giving Opportunities

Endowed Scholarships

Endowed funds are managed by the Boise State University Foundation. The fund principal is invested and earnings provide support for students in perpetuity. Endowed scholarships also may be created to assist the Graduate College, the Honors College, athletics or other areas of the university.

Named Presidential Endowed Scholarship – $170,000 (minimum commitment, payable over 5 years) provides a full-tuition (undergraduate, in-state) scholarship.

Named Dean’s Endowed Scholarship – $85,000 (minimum commitment, payable over 5 years) provides one-half tuition (undergraduate, in-state) scholarship.

True Blue Promise Scholarship – $52,500 (minimum commitment, payable over 5 years) provides $2,000 per year for four years to students who meet academic requirements of the True Blue promise.

Named Endowed Scholarship – $25,000 (minimum commitment, payable over 5 years).

Alumni Legacy Scholarship Endowment Fund – Gifts of any size may be designated to this endowment which provides support to relatives of Boise State alumni.

College Endowed Scholarship Funds – Gifts of any size may be designated to the endowed scholarship funds in the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business and Economics, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences and Social Sciences & Public Affairs.

Current Use Scholarships

These gifts provide immediate support for students. Current use scholarships may also be created to assist the Graduate College, the Honors College, athletics or other areas of the university.

Named Current Use Scholarship – $2,500 minimum annual gift (4-year commitment required).

True Blue Promise Scholarship – $2,125 minimum annual gift (4-year commitment required).

General Scholarship Fund – Gifts of any size may be designated to Boise State’s General Scholarship Fund. This fund is used to address the area of greatest need to recruit and retain deserving students.

College Current Use Scholarship Funds – Gifts of any size may be designated to the current use scholarship funds in the Colleges of Arts & Sciences, Business and Economics, Education, Engineering, Health Sciences and Social Sciences & Public Affairs.

Please give online or contact one of our gift officers about specific giving opportunities.