However you excel, Drake has scholarships designed to reward your talents and achievements.
You've proven yourself as a student, as an artist, or as an athlete... or maybe even as all three. Drake University offers a wide range of scholarships designed to reward incoming students for their talents, no matter where those talents are on display.
Scholarships for First-Year Students
- Presidential Scholarships
- National Alumni Scholarships
- Fine Arts Scholarships
- Changemaker Scholars
- Legacy Awards
- Athletic Scholarships
- National Merit Scholarships
- School of Journalism & Mass Communication Scholarships
- Actuarial Science Scholarships
- Pharmacy Hero Scholarships
- Honors Program John August Book Award
- Boys & Girls Club of Central Iowa: Jane & John Evans Scholarship
- College of Business & Public Administration Dean Team
- Inclusive Scholars of Digital Proficiency
- Physics Prize Examination
- Center for Public Democracy Scholarship
- Additional information about outside scholarships and resources
We're Here to Help
Our financial aid counselors are experts at explaining your scholarship options and helping you and your family budget resources. If you have any questions, contact the Office of Student Financial Planning toll-free, 1-800-44-DRAKE, x2905. If calling from outside the United States, dial 1-515-271-2905.