All Opportunities

Welcome to MyScholarships! You may search for 2020-2021 scholarship opportunities below.

Graduate Tuition Scholarship Applications for Spring 2020 will be open September 4, 2019.

The application for all other 2020-2021 scholarships will be available November 15, 2019.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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
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 Patricia L. Francis Award Fund
To provide an award to an individual or individuals for his/her/their service to the Department of English.
To provide an award to an individual or individuals for his/her/their...
  • 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
Varies Dr. Robert Peterson Scholarship in Professional Sales
To provide scholarship support for students majoring in marketing and pursuing a Certificate in Professional Sales.
To provide scholarship support for students majoring in marketing and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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
Varies Gaylen and Joanne Matthew Larson-Leland HS-Expendable Scholarship Fund
To provide financial support in the form of scholarships to graduates from Leland High School who have accepted admission and will be enrolled as...
To provide financial support in the form of scholarships to graduates...
  • 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 James and Karen Hayman Endowed Scholarship in Finance
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who are majoring in finance in the College of Business at Northern Illinois University.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who are...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Matthew L. Johnson Expendable Fund
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees for a full-time, degree seeking, undergraduate or graduate student at NIU in...
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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 Thomas L. Mann Endowed Scholarship in Finance
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree or specialization in finance at Northern Illinois University.
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William and Eileen Breitzke Endowed Scholarship in Business
To provide financial support for a full-time degree seeking College of Business student entering their freshman or sophomore year with a minimum...
To provide financial support for a full-time degree seeking College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Marchewka Family Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to Operations Management and Information Systems (OM&IS) students involved in the community and committed to...
To provide scholarship assistance to Operations Management and...
  • 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
Varies OMIS Foundation Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Linda J. Conrad Music Scholarship
Scholarship support to junior-level students and above (including graduate level), studying music in the School of Music.
Scholarship support to junior-level students and above (including...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$0.00 The de la Torre, Prieto and Tseregounis Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$100.00 CLAS Dean's Awards
CLAS Dean’s Awards fund
CLAS Dean’s Awards fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $100.00
Ended
Varies CLAS Student Scholarship
To provide scholarship support at the dean’s discretion
To provide scholarship support at the dean’s discretion
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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 Caterpillar Excellence Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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 Deutsch Family Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to an incoming student, seeking a degree in Operations Management and Information Systems (OM&IS) within the College...
To provide scholarship support to an incoming student, seeking a degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gaylen and Joanne Matthew Larson Expendable Scholarship Fund- Morrison
To provide financial assistance, in the from of scholarship awards (for tuition only), to graduates from Morrison High School, Morrision, Illinois...
To provide financial assistance, in the from of scholarship awards (for...
  • 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 John E. and Kathryn M. Link Memorial Scholarship in Business
To provide scholarship support for MBA students enrolled in the NIU College of Business
To provide scholarship support for MBA students enrolled in the NIU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kenneth and Penelope Cameron Scholarship for VPA
Scholarship support to students in the College of Visual and Performing Arts who demonstrate financial need and have achieved at least junior...
Scholarship support to students in the College of Visual and Performing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kevin Casebolt Scholarship
To provide scholarship for students seeking a degree in Management within the College of Business at NIU and to recognize students who are taking...
To provide scholarship for students seeking a degree in Management...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Kohl's Discretionary Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies KPMG Innovation Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended