The scholarships listed below are offered to adult or non-traditional students. Please check back periodically as scholarship opportunities are updated throughout the year.

Alpha Sigma Lambda


Alpha Sigma Lambda, the national adult student honorary society, will be offering nine $2,000.00 scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year. To be eligible to apply, you must:

  • Be a degree-seeking student
  • Have completed 30 semester hours of graded coursework at Simpson College
  • Have a grade point average of 3.2 or better
  • Have financial need for assistance

You do not need to be a member of the local Alpha Sigma Lambda chapter in order to apply. Applications must be submitted to Andrea Biklen at the West Des Moines campus by April 15, 2013. For more information, see

Executive Women International





Executive Women International - Des Moines Chapter is looking forward to awarding $4,000 in scholarship gifts this year.  The purpose of the scholarships is to provide assistance to adults (male and female) in the community who are in transitional situations or who are in need of financial aid in order to further their education.Additional funding will also be available at the time of this distribution, with exact amounts yet to be determined.  These applications are due to Kim Thomas at Des Moines Register Media, 715 Locust Street, Des Moines, IA 50309, by 5 pm on Monday, April 15, 2013

For more information, please click here and here, and find the application here.