PTK Scholarship Application

ADM Transfer RFI

UNI offers scholarships for Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) International Honor Society members. These scholarships have limited funding with priority given to students who submit this application form prior to March 1 (for fall entry) or September 1 (for spring entry).

To be eligible for a PTK Scholarship, you must:

  • Be a member of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.
  • Be admitted as a new transfer student* to the University of Northern Iowa 
  • Have earned 30+ transferable credits (after high-school graduation) at the time of application
  • Have maintained a 3.25 cumulative transfer grade point average
  • Submit your form prior to enrollment 


  • A limited number of awards are available and not all admitted, eligible PTK members can be awarded this scholarship. This includes PTK All-Iowa, All-USA, and Coca-Cola recipients. 
  • PTK All-Iowa, All-USA, and Coca-Cola recipients must inform of the award prior to the March 1 priority deadline.
  • No PTK Scholarships will be awarded after the start of the semester.

*PTK scholarships are not awarded to incoming high-school students, former students returning to UNI, students who have already earned a bachelor’s degree, or students completing their degree through one of UNI’s Online & Distance Education programs. 

If you meet the eligibility criteria, fill out the form below to apply for the PTK Scholarship.

Do not mail these items to the Office of Admissions. We do not screen for PTK membership notations on transcripts.

If you have questions, please reach out at