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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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 John H. Chiricotti Scholarship Fund in Business
To provide financial support to students during their freshman and sophomore years, with the hope that other scholarships available to College of...
To provide financial support to students during their freshman and...
  • 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 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 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
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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 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 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
$1,000.00 (minimum) A. Kerby and Helene Tink Teacher Education Endowment Fund
To provide financial support for College of Education students who desire to be teachers of early adolescents.
To provide financial support for College of Education students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Abe Chait Huskie Pride Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU who have experienced the loss of a parent.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$675.00 (minimum) Ada Grimwood Barnard Memorial Fund
To provide funding for scholarships.
To provide funding for scholarships.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $675.00 (minimum)
Ended
$615.00 (minimum) Al Kranz Student Athletic Trainer Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a full time undergraduate student enrolled in the athletic training program who has completed at least three...
To provide scholarship support to a full time undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $615.00 (minimum)
Ended
$2,000.00 (minimum) Alice H. Hicks Teachers' Education Fund
To provide scholarship support to a nontraditional student (over age 25) who is committed to teaching after graduation.
To provide scholarship support to a nontraditional student (over age 25)...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
$500.00 Allstate Actuarial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate mathematical sciences majors at NIU in their sophomore or junior years, who have a GPA of at least...
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate mathematical sciences...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies Anne C. Kaplan Endowed Fund
To provide financial assistance for on-campus child care to an NIU student who is a single parent and near completion of a degree or certification...
To provide financial assistance for on-campus child care to an NIU...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anthony E. and Christine Speiser Expendable Scholarship
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for junior and senior students enrolled in the Northern Illinois University College of...
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for junior and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 (minimum) Anthony L. Manne Endowed Scholarship Fund In Engineering Technology
To provide scholarship support for a senior level student who is seeking an undergraduate degree in Technology in the College of Engineering and...
To provide scholarship support for a senior level student who is seeking...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Ari and Ruth Kovacevich Distinguished Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to full-time sophomore, junior, and senior undergraduate student(s) at NIU. Preference for students who have...
To provide scholarship support to full-time sophomore, junior, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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
Varies Arthur D. and Florence S. Graffam Engineering Technology Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students at Northern Illinois University who are pursuing an undergraduate degree in Engineering Technology.
To provide scholarship support for students at Northern Illinois...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Arthur P. and Sue Warrick Doederlein Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for senior undergraduate students in either the CHANCE Program or the Honors Program who are seeking a degree in the...
To provide scholarship support for senior undergraduate students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Audrael Tremblay Chiricotti Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a female student who is a junior, senior, or graduate student seeking a degree in speech pathology through the...
To provide scholarship support for a female student who is a junior,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Austin Sawicki Memorial Scholarship Fund
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate students at Northern Illinois University who make major...
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Bettylou Holmes Burton Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to benefit students in teacher preparation within the College of Education, Northern Illinois University.
To provide scholarship support to benefit students in teacher...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Carol J. Feltz Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for full or part time student pursuing master’s or PhD in statistics.
To provide scholarship support for full or part time student pursuing...
  • 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 and Friends Scholarship
To provide scholarship support within the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology.
To provide scholarship support within the College of Engineering and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$500.00 (minimum) Celine Neptune Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a junior or senior in any Home Economics major.
To provide scholarship support to a junior or senior in any Home...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Ended
$500.00 Center for Latino & Latin American Studies Scholarship
The Center for Latino and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) Undergraduate Scholarship is for a student with a declared minor in Latino and Latin...
The Center for Latino and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) Undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
Varies Chaitan and Sarita Gupta Scholarship in Mathematical Sciences
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who are declared majors within the Department of Mathematical Sciences.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who are...
  • 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 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