Scholar Eligibility

To Be Eligible To Apply, A Student Must Meet The Following Criteria:

✅ Be in the 8th grade.

✅ Be a 21st Century Scholar. Visit Learn More Indiana to apply for the 21st Century Scholars program.

✅ Be committed to graduating from high school with a minimum GPA of 2.5.

✅ Be committed to enrolling in an education program after high school.

All applications are evaluated by an internal admissions committee.


✅ Students must apply to Starfish during their 8th-grade year.

✅ Scholars and parents must complete the scholar application and interview with Starfish staff. After interviews, invitations to join Starfish are extended to students and their families.

✅ For more information contact us 317.588.6300.

Our Starfish Scholar application deadline for the 2023-2024 school year has passed. However, we do accept applications year-round if we have capacity to add more Starfish Scholars.

Scholar Application