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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$6,000.00 NIU Washington, D.C. Summer Congressional Internship Program
To support students participating in the Summer Congressional Internship Program. Interviews for finalists will be held the last week of November...
To support students participating in the Summer Congressional Internship...
  • Deadline: 11/13/2018
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline11/13/2018
$1,000.00 NIU Aletha Pinnow Endowment
To provide scholarship support for students in the NIU College of Education’s Department of Special and Early Education who have a desire and...
To provide scholarship support for students in the NIU College of...
  • Deadline: 11/16/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline11/16/2018
Varies Chance Tuition Progam
To foster retention and graduation of students admitted through the CHANCE program; students must demonstrate high academic merit and achievement...
To foster retention and graduation of students admitted through the...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/30/2018
Varies Forensics Tuition Program
Award to provide support to academically talented students participating in NIU Forensics.
Award to provide support to academically talented students participating...
  • Deadline: 11/30/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline11/30/2018
Varies School of Music Tuition Program for Current Students
For recruiting and retaining outstanding Music students who exhibit general academic excellence and possess special talents and skills within the...
For recruiting and retaining outstanding Music students who exhibit...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/31/2018
Varies Arnold B Fox Memorial Fund
To support the Arnold B. Fox Memorial Award in the Dept. of English.
To support the Arnold B. Fox Memorial Award in the Dept. of English.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jack Villmow Memorial
To provide support to students majoring in meteorology.
To provide support to students majoring in meteorology.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jon Carnahan Chemistry Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate student seeking a degree or certificate of graduate study in chemistry with a focus...
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Larry Johannessen Fund in English
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Meteorology Academic Achievement & Scholarship Endowment
To fund memorial awards and scholarships for students studying Meteorology.
To fund memorial awards and scholarships for students studying Meteorology.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies FLAL Study Abroad Scholarship for Minors
Foreign languages scholarship fund for FLAL minors study abroad
Foreign languages scholarship fund for FLAL minors study abroad
  • Deadline: 02/22/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/22/2019
Varies InterPro Translation Solutions Foreign Language Residence Program
To provide study abroad support for the Foreign Language Residence Program members.
To provide study abroad support for the Foreign Language Residence...
  • Deadline: 02/22/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/22/2019
Varies Inez Nelson Family Scholarship Endowment
To provide scholarship support to junior or senior students with preference to a student of Swedish descent.
To provide scholarship support to junior or senior students with...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Jeannie A. Hainds History Endowment
To provide scholarships for deserving students in the Department of History or to support other activities.
To provide scholarships for deserving students in the Department of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Joe R. Wilkinson Memorial Fund
To provide an award to a graduating senior with the highest accumulated GPA among all political science students.
To provide an award to a graduating senior with the highest accumulated...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$1,000 Martin David Dubin Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to a student in Political Science – International Relations.
To provide scholarship assistance to a student in Political Science –...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Marvin Rosen Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support with disbursement to be determined by the Chair of the Department of History.
To provide scholarship support with disbursement to be determined by the...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
$0.00 Oscar Matasaar History Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate students in the Department of History.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate students in...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Richard J. Doherty and Jon F. Erickson Chicago Law Internship Endowment
To provide financial assistance to an undergraduate Northern Illinois University student who will participate in a summer internship with the...
To provide financial assistance to an undergraduate Northern Illinois...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2019
Varies Casella Fund
Summer field camp funding.
Summer field camp funding.
  • Deadline: 03/18/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2019
Varies David and Karen Nargis Student Scholarship in Biology
To provide scholarship support for junior or senior level students in the Department of Biology.
To provide scholarship support for junior or senior level students in...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Eaton-Miner Physics Education Fund
To provide funding for special lectures or workshops for students studying to teach elementary or secondary science.
To provide funding for special lectures or workshops for students...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/15/2019
$60.00 University Honors Program Graduate Application Scholarship
Scholarship to reimburse NIU Graduate School application fee for honors students (may be available for specific partner programs only).
Scholarship to reimburse NIU Graduate School application fee for honors...
  • Deadline: 05/15/2019
  • Award: $60.00
Deadline05/15/2019
Varies Charles E. Montgomery Award
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in a program leading to teacher certification in biology.
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in a program...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies David P. Street Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship support of an undergraduate student majoring in sociology.
To provide scholarship support of an undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
varies Elwood and Ruth Briles Memorial Fund
To provide financial support for genetics-related research via annual scholarships, grants, project funding, and/or stipends provided to...
To provide financial support for genetics-related research via annual...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Frances Rowe Katz Award for Graduate Research
To provide scholarship assistance for research and writing of a master’s thesis
To provide scholarship assistance for research and writing of a master’s...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Huskie Marching Band Tuition Program for Current Students
For returning band members.
For returning band members.
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies James Beaudry & Douglas More Memorial
To be used at the discretion of the Dept. of Sociology.
To be used at the discretion of the Dept. of Sociology.
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Jerrold H. Zar Endowed Scholarship in Biology
To provide scholarship support to a student with senior standing who is majoring in Biology.
To provide scholarship support to a student with senior standing who is...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Mary Williams Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to a senior level student majoring in elementary education who also has an interest in reading of children’s...
To provide scholarship assistance to a senior level student majoring in...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Sidney Mittler
To provide an annual scholarship awarded to students studying genetics.
To provide an annual scholarship awarded to students studying genetics.
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Waldo W. Burchard Award for Graduate Scholarship
To provide an award to an graduate student in sociology with the highest GPA.
To provide an award to an graduate student in sociology with the highest...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
$73.75 Tim and Tom Gullikson Education Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $73.75
Ended
Varies Business Administration Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Center for Latino & Latin American Studies Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for hispanic students with financial need.
To provide scholarship support for hispanic students with financial need.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Consuelo and Carlos Paytuvi Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in the College of Business, Northern Illinois University with a declared major in...
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies David R. Layman Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in a program leading to a teacher certification in biology.
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in a program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$675.00 Dorothy A. (née Studnicka) & Glenn E. Erickson Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student enrolled in Elementary Education with a desire to work in teaching following graduation.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $675.00
Ended
Varies Engineering & Technology Leadership Tuition Program
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general academic excellence, represent special populations, and are interested in...
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies ETAS
To support Engineering Technology Alumni Society activities.
To support Engineering Technology Alumni Society activities.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies February 14th Fund for the Forward Together Forward Scholars
To provide scholarship support to students who, like the five students who lost their lives in the February 14th tragedy, exemplify strength of...
To provide scholarship support to students who, like the five students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gary Coover Endowed Travel Fund for Graduate Students
To provide financial assistance for travel expenses to graduate students within the Department of Psychology, for the purpose of mentoring and...
To provide financial assistance for travel expenses to graduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Harold and Marjorie Winters Department of Geography Scholarship Fund
To support tuition for gifted students from economically disadvantaged families.
To support tuition for gifted students from economically disadvantaged...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies HAVI Global Solutions Scholarship in OM&IS
To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Department of OM&IS at NIU.
To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jeff A. Spencer Business Leadership Award
To provide scholarship support (or living expenses for military veterans) for undergraduate students or community college transfer students seeking...
To provide scholarship support (or living expenses for military...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies John and Mary Larson Global Business Fund
To provide financial assistance to hardworking College of Business students who are interested in participating in the study abroad programs at NIU...
To provide financial assistance to hardworking College of Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Joseph and Rosemary Bittorf Industrial & Systems Engineering Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for full-time female undergraduates seeking a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering.
To provide scholarship support for full-time female undergraduates...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Larry Johannessen Fund in English
To provide financial support for the English department for use in enriching the undergraduate experience within the department.
To provide financial support for the English department for use in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mercedes de Martinez Memorial Scholarship
To provide student scholarship support, with a preference for Latino students, enrolled in the Northern Illinois University College of Business.
To provide student scholarship support, with a preference for Latino...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended