About the Scholarship

This scholarship is established to encourage and promote the attainment of higher education goals for students who have demonstrated an aptitude for and an interest in writing and who are good enough in writing.


How to apply for the Scholarship?

The applicant can file their application online on their official website.

No need to submit the FAFSA certificate for this scholarship.

The applicant has to submit his/her most current college attending transcript.

The applicant has to submit a creative writing test.

The applicant has to face an interview with the Scholarship Committee.


The awarded amount of the scholarship:

The awarded amount for this Jim Poore Memorial Scholarship Fund is $1000 per year.

This scholarship is non-renewable.

The number of the award given by the organization in a year is 1.


Deadline for the Scholarship:

The deadline for this Scholarship is the 15th of March.


Eligibility Criteria

  • An applicant must be a graduating senior in Ada, Adams, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, Payette, Valley, or Washington counties.

  • A student planning to attend the University of Idaho or Boise State University is preferred.

  • An applicant must maintain a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 out of 4 to be eligible for the scholarship.

  • A student should be a legal US resident.


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