Carrie Parker Taylor Scholarship

Apply for the Carrie Parker Taylor Scholarship

The Carrie Parker Taylor Scholarship is named after the first African American woman to enroll at IU. This scholarship awards one high-achieving sophomore, junior, or senior and a participant within OVPDEMA programs (such as 21st Century, FASE, Groups Scholars Program, or Hudson and Holland Scholars Program). Priority will be given to first-generation college students with demonstrated financial need.


Priority will be given to first-generation college students.

How to apply

In addition to completing an online application, students must submit:

  • Unofficial student transcript
  • Resume
  • One letter of recommendation from a teacher, advisor, or non-relative.

Apply by March 30

Please mail or deliver these materials to:

Carrie Parker Taylor Scholarship Committee
Bryan Hall 115
Indiana University
Bloomington, Indiana 47405