All Opportunities

*Welcome to MyScholarships! The application cycle for 2021-2022 has closed. The next application cycles are: September 3, 2021 for Spring 2022 Graduate Waivers; November 15, 2021 for all other scholarships for 2022-2023. Students who submitted a general application for a previous cycle will be able to update their application after November 15.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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
Varies Microsoft Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree within the College of Business with a declared Operations Management and Information...
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree within the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies NECA NE Illinois Chapter Scholarship in Memory of Peter Cattaneo Sr.
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees for two full-time, undergraduate degree seeking students at NIU with...
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Paul and Elizabeth Kling Expendable Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for secondary education students within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
To provide scholarship support for secondary education students within...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies School of Art Tuition Program
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general academic excellence and can demonstrate exceptional talent towards a major...
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Schriber Scholars in Women's Literature and Language - Student Awards
To advance studies in women’s literature and language from the perspective of feminist theory and analysis, specifically for one or more graduate...
To advance studies in women’s literature and language from the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies TSI-Transforming Solutions Inc. OM&IS Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to OMIS undergraduate and graduate students. Minimum GPA of 3.0. Must demonstrate financial need.
To provide scholarship support to OMIS undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Oscar Matasar History Scholarship
Provide scholarship assistance to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student(s) in the department of History
Provide scholarship assistance to a full-time undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies NIU Chemistry Club Edwin Hyland Memorial Fund
To provide support for the educational and student engagement and networking activities of the NIU Chemistry Club and to provide funding for its...
To provide support for the educational and student engagement and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
partial tuition waiver for up to 9 graduate credit hours per semester Graduate School Tuition Waivers (Recruitment, McNair, Underrepresented Minority, Artistic Talent)
ROUND TWO Awards available to graduate students who are newly entering a degree program; non-degree students who will begin a degree program are...
ROUND TWO Awards available to graduate students who are newly entering a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: partial tuition waiver for up to 9 graduate credit hours per semester
Ended
$5,000 Dragonette Cross-College Career Success Scholarship
Scholarship support for sophomore or junior-level students who are pursuing a major in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences and intend to...
Scholarship support for sophomore or junior-level students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000
Ended
Varies EXCEL (Extending College of Education Learning) Fund
Restriction: To provide scholarship support to students in the College of Education with a GPA of 2.5 or higher and based on financial need.
Restriction: To provide scholarship support to students in the College...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 HAVI Global Solutions Scholarship in OM&IS
HAVI Global Solutions established this scholarship for students enrolled in the Department of OM&IS who have a minimum GPA of 3.0.
HAVI Global Solutions established this scholarship for students enrolled...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Mortar Board Senior Honor Society Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate junior seeking a degree in OM&IS from the COB.
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate junior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies University Honors Fellow for Current Students Fall 2017 Only
Leadership development opportunity for University Honors students.
Leadership development opportunity for University Honors students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Prabhaker Family Scholarship (Study Abroad)
Scholarship to assist students participating in a study abroad marketing course.
Scholarship to assist students participating in a study abroad marketing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Sally Stevens Expendable Fund for Excellence in the Arts
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $500 Student Emergency Fund
Student Emergency Fund
Student Emergency Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500
Ended
Varies Carter Opportunity Scholarships
To help relieve the financial burden from students enrolled in the CEET and to encourage and reward student persistence to degree completion rather...
To help relieve the financial burden from students enrolled in the CEET...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gerald & Judy Struck Scholarship in Elementary Education
To support undergraduate scholarships for COE students pursuing an elementary education degree from the Elgin area.
To support undergraduate scholarships for COE students pursuing an...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Global MBA
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Irving Business and Entrepreneurship Award
To provide scholarship support to juniors or seniors who plan to pursue a career in business and entrepreneurship.
To provide scholarship support to juniors or seniors who plan to pursue...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies James and Donna O'Brien Nursing Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate nursing students in their 4th and 5th semesters or RNs in the RN Degree Completion Program at the...
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate nursing students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jaymie and Harry Simmon Expendable Research Rookies Fund
This fund was created to support NIU’s Research Rookies program by providing stipends for students, research expenses and faculty mentor stipends.
This fund was created to support NIU’s Research Rookies program by...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Penelope (Fike) Cameron Scholarship
Scholarship assistance for full-time students in the College of Education who demonstrate financial need and have a minimum GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Scholarship assistance for full-time students in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Public Administration
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Road Builder Charities Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a declared major in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology. Preference will be given to Illinois...
To provide scholarship support to a declared major in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Smerge Family Foundation Expendable Internship Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for LAS undergraduate and graduate students who participate in internships for academic credit. Candidate:
To provide scholarship support for LAS undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$10,000.00 The Coming of Conscience Scholarship
The Coming of Conscience is defined as a decision made when integrity trumps consequences. This fund will provide scholarship support for one...
The Coming of Conscience is defined as a decision made when integrity...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $10,000.00
Ended
Varies University Honors Fellow for Transfer Students
Leadership development opportunity for University Honors students.
Leadership development opportunity for University Honors students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mildred N. Olson Dance Education Expendable Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for dance education majors.
To provide scholarship support for dance education majors.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies School of Theatre and Dance Tuition Program for Current Students
Tuition assistance granted to new and continuing theatre and dance students who can demonstrate exceptional talent.
Tuition assistance granted to new and continuing theatre and dance...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies College of Law Graduation Award
College of Law fund used for graduation awards.
College of Law fund used for graduation awards.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Business Enterprise Computing & SAP Scholarship
Scholarship support for undergraduate OM&IS or graduate MIS students registered for SAP TS 410 workshop.
Scholarship support for undergraduate OM&IS or graduate MIS students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Chance - Student Aid
Counseling, academic prep, and support designed to assist students in gaining entry and graduating from college.
Counseling, academic prep, and support designed to assist students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Court Bohn Memorial Fund - Expendable
To provide student scholarships or faculty support but are restricted to the areas of beam physics and astrophysics.
To provide student scholarships or faculty support but are restricted...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Dr. Beth Towell Excellence in Data Analytics Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Dr. Neal Baker, Bradley Baker and Kimberly Baker Nickels Music Performance Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500.00 (minimum) Drs. Dale R. and Vivian R. Jackson Fund for Academic Excellence
To provide scholarship support for CHANCE students with financial need who are transitioning from freshman to sophomore status.
To provide scholarship support for CHANCE students with financial need...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Higher Education License Plate (HELP) Fund
Higher Education License Plate fund, used for discretionary retention scholarships.
Higher Education License Plate fund, used for discretionary retention...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 Outstanding MIS Student Scholarship
Provide scholarship support to graduate MIS students.
Provide scholarship support to graduate MIS students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 Outstanding OM&IS Student Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$0.00 The de la Torre, Prieto and Tseregounis Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies Norman S. and Marion D. Gilbert Endowed Scholarship in Music
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,250.00 Rockford New Huskie Scholarship
To provide scholarships for incoming students from the Rockford, IL area. Total award is $2500 over two years ($1250 per year).
To provide scholarships for incoming students from the Rockford, IL...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
Varies College of Law Bar Prep Awards
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$6,000.00 James Fletcher Memorial Scholarship Program
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student with preference to students who graduated from a Chicago inner-city high school.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $6,000.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kohl's Career Services Intern of the Year
Students who have been awarded Intern of the Semester are eligible to be considered for the Intern of the Year scholarship program. Throughout the...
Students who have been awarded Intern of the Semester are eligible to be...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended