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Bowen Scholarship App Deadline Spring November 1 Fall July 1

Eligibility Criteria

  • African-Americans who attend or plan to attend Ivy Tech Community College (must be a U.S. citizen)
  • Completion of at least 6 college-level credits at the time of application
  • Residents of Marion County are given preference

How to Apply

To apply to the Bowen Scholars program, log in to Campus Connect and click the Apply for Scholarships link under My Ivy Tech.
Don't forget to:

  • Request 1-2 recommendation letters
  • Complete FAFSA for academic year of application
  • Answer all eight questions in the general essay

If selected for an interview, you will be required to attend an interview workshop to give you more information about the Bowen Scholars program.  Good luck!

Meet the Bowens

Robert L. Bowen, Founder and CEO of Bowen Engineering, together with his wife Terry, have a deep commitment to the African-American community of Marion County and the surrounding area.

The Bowens believe that given an opportunity, a person can increase his or her earning potential, improve self-esteem, and set an example for future generations and strive to help our students achieve that.

Meet Our Staff

Cheri Bush

Bowen Scholars
Program Director
cbush15@ivytech.edu

 

Andrea Thomas

Bowen Scholars
Program Assistant
athomas8@ivytech.edu

Paul Harding

Bowen Scholars Tutor
pharding1@ivytech.edu