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Indy Achieves at Ivy Tech

Overview

Indy Achieves is available to Marion County residents to achieve their college goals at Ivy Tech.

Did you know by 2025, there will be one million high-wage jobs available in Indiana? More than half of those careers require education other than a bachelor's degree, like an associate degree or certificate. Indy Achieves offers new or continuing/returning students the opportunity to get the resources and funds needed to succeed. 

Benefits

  • Enrollment coaches that will help you navigate through the college process—from the FAFSA to your application
  • Gap Promise Scholarship will cover the remaining need for your tuition, books, fees and required supplies
  • Student success coaches provide support in your first term in college

Eligibility requirements

  • Must be a Marion County Resident at time of application
  • Must be a state financial aid recipient (determined by FAFSA)
  • First-time, full-time or full-time transfer student
  • Meet SAP (Satisfactory Academic Process) requirements

Interested? Explore the grant or scholarship that best suits you in the information below. 

Promise Scholarship

The Indy Achieves Promise Scholarship is available to new students looking to come to Ivy Tech, providing financial assistance and resources to help you succeed. 

Benefits 

  • Connect with mentors to help you navigate through the college process - from the FAFSA to your application
  • Earn a Promise Scholarship to pay for remaining costs for your tuition, books, fees and required supplies after financial aid
  • Utilize your student success coach to guide you through all your college questions

Eligibility requirements

  • Must be a Marion County Resident at time of application
  • Must be a state financial aid recipient (determined by FAFSA)
  • First-time, full-time or full-time transfer student
  • Meet SAP (Satisfactory Academic Process) requirements

How to get started

  • To see if you qualify for Indy Achieves, file your FAFSA by the April 15 state aid deadline. Ivy Tech's school code is 009917.
  • Next, apply to Ivy Tech at IvyTech.edu/ApplyNow. That is all you have to do!

Need help? Contact Caitlin Diel at the email below.  

Completion Grant

The Indy Achieves Completion Grant is available for existing students or students that would like to to return to Ivy Tech. 

Consider requesting a Completion Grant if you: 

  • Are a Marion County resident 
  • Are at least half way to completing your degree or credential
  • Have or will complete your FAFSA

If you are a returning student, a ReConnect Completion Grant can pay off past due balances, allowing you to continue your education. 

How to get started

For next steps or to see if you qualify, download this Completion Grant Requirements and Checklist flyer