Contemporary Scholars Program

Questa Education Foundation is pleased to announce additional funding for returning students and Junior and Senior students.  Funding is for individuals who are seeking their first associate's or bachelor's degree and who have encountered a financial gap in affording their education.  

The Contemporary Scholars Program is a forgivable low interest loan.  When a Contemporary Scholar lives and works in northeast Indiana for 5 years following college graduation, Questa will forgive 50% of the scholars loan. As a student at one of Questa's partner schools (Grace College, Huntington University, Indiana Tech, *Purdue Fort Wayne, *Indiana University, Ivy Tech, Indiana Wesleyan Fort Wayne, Manchester University, Trine University, or University of Saint Francis), the scholar will receive an additional 25% loan reduction upon graduation.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Attending either part-time (6+ credit hours) or full-time (12+ credit hours) at one of Questa’s Partner Schools

  • Possess a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA

  • Recently completed at least 1 full semester of your degree program

  • Degree completion within 2 years

  • Complete and submit your Contemporary Scholars application by clicking on the above Apply Now button.

Application period begins June 1st

Click here to download the Contemporary Scholars Brochure.

*Forgiveness qualifications may vary.