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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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: 02/23/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/23/2018
Varies Joseph Suhadolc Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for an outstanding student who is studying foreign language, with preference to a student studying Russian and or...
To provide scholarship support for an outstanding student who is...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/23/2018
Varies Michael Morris Memorial Expendable Fund
To provide scholarship support to students who are declared majors in the department of foreign languages and literature. Preferably those who are...
To provide scholarship support to students who are declared majors in...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/23/2018
Varies Eickhoff Family Veterans Scholarship
To provide scholarship support and/or support for living expenses for students seeking a business degree in the NIU College of Business.
To provide scholarship support and/or support for living expenses for...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2018
Varies Fanny Ruth Patterson Scholarship
This scholarship is intended for African American students who have earned a minimum of 70 hours, maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA and are active in...
This scholarship is intended for African American students who have...
  • Deadline: 02/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2018
Varies Lela Trager Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 02/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/28/2018
$1,000.00 (minimum) Dr. Russell W. Smith Memorial Endowment in Political Science
To provide financial assistance to a full-time degree-seeking master’s or PhD candidates in political science.
To provide financial assistance to a full-time degree-seeking master’s...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/01/2018
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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$2,000.00 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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,000.00 (minimum) John G. and Barbara C. Peters Student Endowment for Public Service
To provide scholarship support to those undergraduate students majoring in Political Science or Public Administration.
To provide scholarship support to those undergraduate students majoring...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/01/2018
$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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/01/2018
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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$5.05 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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: $5.05
Deadline03/01/2018
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: 03/01/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2018
$1,000.00 Alexa Rae Bertram Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a full time, degree seeking Freshman student that is a graduate of Glenbard North High School. Candidates must...
To provide scholarship support to a full time, degree seeking Freshman...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/15/2018
$500.00 (minimum) Brian Fugiel Memorial Fund in Geology and Environmental Sciences
To provide financial support for graduate students in the department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences.
To provide financial support for graduate students in the department of...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies Carla Montgomery Graduate Scholarship in GeoChemistry
To provide scholarship support for graduate students in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, College of Liberal Arts and...
To provide scholarship support for graduate students in the Department...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies Carla Montgomery Undergraduate Scholarship in Geology
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate student who is a declared major in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences,...
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate student who is a...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies Casella Fund
Summer field camp funding.
Summer field camp funding.
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2018
$92.60 Early Childhood Studies Program Endowment - CHHS
To provide support for scholarships, research, services to young children, lectures, conferences and clinical activities.
To provide support for scholarships, research, services to young...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: $92.60
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies Ira Edgar Odom Fund in Geology and Environmental Geosciences
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate in field camp training or graduate student scholarships for students studying mineralogy or...
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate in field camp training...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies John R. Young Memorial Scholarship in Geology
To provide scholarship support to students who are declared majors in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences.
To provide scholarship support to students who are declared majors in...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2018
Varies Scaperlanda Family Scholarship in Economics to Study Abroad
To provide scholarship support for junior -or senior-level students, seeking a major or minor in economics at Northern Illinois University, who...
To provide scholarship support for junior -or senior-level students,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2018
$500.00 Antinette "Toni" Keller Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to entering freshman who want to pursue a major in art.
To provide scholarship support to entering freshman who want to pursue a...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Barbara J. Benway Scholarship in Art Education
To provide scholarship support for junior, senior or graduate students seeking a degree in Art Education within the College of Visual &...
To provide scholarship support for junior, senior or graduate students...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$500.00 (minimum) Caroline Allrutz Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate Art Education major.
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate Art Education major.
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Cora Miner Art Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for a student of junior or senior standing enrolled in the Department of Art.
To provide scholarship assistance for a student of junior or senior...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$500.00 (minimum) Dimitri Liakos Endowment in Art History
To provide scholarship assistance for undergraduate Art History majors.
To provide scholarship assistance for undergraduate Art History majors.
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
$1,000.00 (minimum) Dorathea & Richard Beard Scholarship for the Arts
To provide scholarship support for students who are declared majors in one of the following: Art History, Drawing or Painting.
To provide scholarship support for students who are declared majors in...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Dorothea Bilder Endowed Fine Arts Studio Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for graduate as well as for undergraduate students majoring in art, with emphasis in printmaking who demonstrate...
To provide scholarship support for graduate as well as for undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$500.00 (minimum) Frances Gates Memorial Art Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for a graduate or undergraduate studying art watercolor or any other medium.
To provide scholarship assistance for a graduate or undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Helen Merritt Art Endowment
To provide scholarship assistance to students studying in the areas of art and art history.
To provide scholarship assistance to students studying in the areas of...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Jack and Eleanor Olson Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to art students studying in the area of painting and/or drawing.
To provide scholarship support to art students studying in the area of...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$1,000.00 (minimum) Jack and Margaret Arends Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to a talented student who is recognized to be seriously involved in the Art field.
To provide scholarship assistance to a talented student who is...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies James P. Bates Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide yearly scholarship support to needy and talented students in the NIU Art Department.
To provide yearly scholarship support to needy and talented students in...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Jim Asbury Memorial Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduate student in Time Arts/video focus or to a junior or senior undergraduate in Time Arts.
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduate student in Time...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies John X . Koznarek Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in Studio Art in the Art Department.
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in Studio Art in...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Jonathan Ryan Lee Studio Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for graduate students who are seeking their Masters degree in Studio Art through Northern Illinois University,...
To provide scholarship support for graduate students who are seeking...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Joyce L. Marcus Endowed Art History Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a junior-level undergraduate Art History major.
To provide scholarship support for a junior-level undergraduate Art...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Lester K. Smith Endowed Creative Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for advanced undergraduate or graduate students majoring in art.
To provide scholarship support for advanced undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$1,000.00 (minimum) Marilyn Sjoholm Student Scholarship for Fine Art
To provide scholarship support for full time, degree seeking students within the School of Art, College of Visual and Performing Arts, who are...
To provide scholarship support for full time, degree seeking students...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies O'Malley-Pugh Endowment Fund for School of Art
To provide scholarship support for a junior or senior student majoring in Music or Art.
To provide scholarship support for a junior or senior student majoring...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$1,000.00 (minimum) Peg Bond Art Education Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate Art Education major.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate Art Education major.
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Richard A. Keefer Art Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to an art student based on talent and scholarship.
To provide scholarship support to an art student based on talent and...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
Varies Virginia "Gingie" Noe Memorial Scholarship Fund in Art
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU majoring in Art in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2018
$4,000 Mathematical Sciences Scholarship Fund for Incoming Freshmen
To provide scholarship support for students within the Department of Math.
To provide scholarship support for students within the Department of Math.
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $4,000
Deadline03/30/2018
Varies Future Educators Scholarship Program
An award to recruit and retain outstanding students who exhibit a commitment to the teaching profession, as well as to demonstrate the partnership...
An award to recruit and retain outstanding students who exhibit a...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2018
Varies Foundation Impact Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to high achieving students.
To provide scholarship support to high achieving students.
  • Deadline: 04/04/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/04/2018
$2,500.00 Dee Community Impact Through Education (CitE) Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to incoming first-year students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds in the Chicago area and who have...
To provide scholarship assistance to incoming first-year students from...
  • Deadline: 04/06/2018
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline04/06/2018