An Education

Will Take

Them Further

Application Process and Timeline

Application Process and Timeline

Every child deserves the opportunity to better themselves and follow their dreams. The Ida C. Koran Trust provides academic assistance for associates with dependent children seeking to broaden their horizons through undergraduate study. Below are the application details and deadlines. Applications will be open for submission on 1 October 2017 for the 2018-19 academic year.


Application Timeline

Applications must be postmarked by noted deadline in mid-February and are sent to Scholarship Management services for processing. Students are notified of their award status the first week in May.

1 October 2017
Application materials are available
20 February 2018
US & International submission deadline
May 2017
Students are notified of their award status
15 August 2017
First distribution of awards are made to new student recipients
15 December 2017
Second installment of awards are made to new student recipients

Application Process

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of goals and aspirations, unusual personal or family circumstances, an outside appraisal and financial need.

Application Materials

Application materials are available 1 October 2017. Applications are approved based on the above criteria.

Financial Need Assessed

Financial need is assessed to determine the amount of each award. Recipients must demonstrate financial need to receive an award.

Recipient Receives Award

After review and approval, the awards are to be used for educational expenses for one full year of study at an accredited institution: Technical or vocational school, community college, nursing school, trade school, college or university.

The Value of Education:

Recent Recipients

Dewaldt Botha

Dewaldt Botha

Associate: Theuns Botha
Middle East/Africa
Prestige Academy
Emily Bowers

Emily Bowers

Associate: Brian Bowers
North America
Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design
Kyu Yong Lee

Kyu Yong Lee

Associate: Joe Chul Lee
Asia Pacific
Yonsei University
Lindsey Nelson

Lindsey Nelson

Associate: William Nelson
North America
Normandale Community College
Cezary Piotrowski

Cezary Piotrowski

Associate: Andrzej Piotrowski
Gdańsk University of Technology
Nicholas Rivard

Nicholas Rivard

Associate: James Rivard
North America
Bay de Noc Community College
Areli Sanchez

Areli Sanchez

Associate: Marco Sanchez Garza
Latin America
Universidad Regiomontana

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