The following grants are awarded based on meritorious achievements and are only given through nominations from faculty, administration, staff, church leaders, civic and community leaders, as well as high school administration:

  • Jack and Lois Wheatley Leadership Grant
  • BYU-Idaho Merit Grant


  • Student must be admitted as a campus student
  • Awarded based on professional judgement/discretion of grant committee


  • Award amounts may vary


  • Students must be enrolled in 14 or more credits
  • The Grant will typically not disburse until during the first week of the semester
  • Students must complete the “Thank You Letter” posted on their student portal before funds will disburse
  • Grants may be prorated in a student’s final semester at BYU-Idaho when graduating with a 4-year degree. Request for a proration here.