Consider the Goldwater Scholarship

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship for Excellence*

  • Application Open: September 1, 2013
  • UIHP Campus Nomination Deadline: Monday, November 11, 2013
  • Opportunity Deadline: Tuesday, January 28, 2014 – 3 PM Central Time
  • Faculty Recommendation Deadline: January 30, 2014
  • Access the UI Scholarships & Fellowships Opportunity Profile here.
  • Access our Goldwater Campus Nomination Application here.
  • Access the the UI Scholarships & Fellowships Deadline Schedule here.

All complete campus applications should be submitted electronically to Kelly Thornburg, UIHP Fellowships Director at

  • Review the Official 2013 Goldwater Scholarship Competition Guidelines here.
  • View sample formatting for Goldwater Scholarship recommendations here.
  • Learn more about the University of Iowa’s past Goldwater Scholars by following the links below.

Questions? Interested in applying?

  • Contact Kelly Thornburg, Fellowships Director, University of Iowa Honors Program, 431 Blank Honors Center, Iowa City, IA 52242
  • Call 319-335-1874 to schedule a Scholar Development Conference
  • Contact the Fellowships Director at for requests for STEM-related recruitment materials or discipline-specific presentations.