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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Elizabeth Klaus Hatch and Donald L. Hatch Jr. Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for junior or senior year students who are majoring in teacher education within the College of Education.
To provide scholarship support for junior or senior year students who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Engineering Technology
The purpose of this fund is to provide financial support towards tuition and related educational expenses for a student who is seeking an...
The purpose of this fund is to provide financial support towards tuition...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Environmental Studies Scholarship
To provide student assistantships and research support for academic programs in environmental studies.
To provide student assistantships and research support for academic...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies ETAS Endowment Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for a student in the College of Engineering & Engineering Technology.
To provide scholarship support for a student in the College of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Eugene W. Hellmich Mathematics Prize Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in a program leading to a teacher certification in math at the secondary level.
To provide scholarship assistance to students enrolled in a program...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Eunice B. Schwemm Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to students in the College of Education pursuing a teaching career in the Chicago metropolitan area.
To provide scholarship support to students in the College of Education...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Farny R. Wurlitzer Music Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a student enrolled in the Music program.
To provide scholarship support for a student enrolled in the Music program.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Florence E. Doyle Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student majoring in Counseling.
To provide scholarship support to a student majoring in Counseling.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Gail Masters Gallagher Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide educational opportunities to a junior level student majoring in Mathematical Sciences.
To provide educational opportunities to a junior level student majoring...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Georgiana W. Sie Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support of a student enrolled in Child Development.
To provide scholarship support of a student enrolled in Child Development.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Up to $1,500.00 Gisela Wenner Nursing Endowment
To provide scholarship support to a full time junior or senior degree seeking Nursing student based on academic merit with a preference given to...
To provide scholarship support to a full time junior or senior degree...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Up to $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Gladys M. Bahr Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate student with senior standing in the field of basic business or consumer education.
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate student with...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Godambe Family Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for two undergraduate or two graduate students seeking a degree in Operations Management and Information Systems...
To provide scholarship support for two undergraduate or two graduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Grace Y. Rose Scholarship in Education
To provide scholarship support to a degree-seeking senior demonstrating financial need. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA pursuing a teaching degree in...
To provide scholarship support to a degree-seeking senior demonstrating...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Harold "Rip" Collins Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for an outstanding student who plans to enter the educational administration profession.
To provide scholarship support for an outstanding student who plans to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Harold W. Finney and Janet P. Finney Medical Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide funding for teaching and learning aids and/or to students pursuing a degree in nursing at either the undergraduate or graduate level.
To provide funding for teaching and learning aids and/or to students...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Harry D. Horton Endowed Scholarship in Music
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship for students enrolled at NIU who are seeking a degree in the School of Music, College of V&PA...
The purpose of this fund is to provide scholarship for students enrolled...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$0.00 Helen Gum Westlake and Donald G. Westlake Scholarship for Family Life Studies
To provide scholarship support to full-time undergraduate students pursuing Child Development program, Family Social Services or Certified Family...
To provide scholarship support to full-time undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Helen Gum Westlake Memorial Scholarship for Early Childhood Education
To provide scholarship support for student teachers to encourage both men and women to specialize in the teaching of research-proven principles of...
To provide scholarship support for student teachers to encourage both...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Henn-Moody-Simich Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate students who are seeking a degree within the College of Education. Must enter as a...
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate students who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Herb Eldean Scholarship Fund
To provide for student scholarships
To provide for student scholarships
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$0.00 Herth Hope Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for senior-level students enrolled in the NIU School of Nursing.
To provide scholarship support for senior-level students enrolled in the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Honors Excellence Awards
For University Honors students of high academic merit or who serve on the program’s student staff.
For University Honors students of high academic merit or who serve on...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Horvath Family Fund
To provide support for students who are completing one of the following: a Technology Specialist Certificate; a Middle School Endorsement in...
To provide support for students who are completing one of the following:...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Information Integrity Coalition (IIC) Scholarships in OMIS
To provide scholarship support for students majoring in Operations Management and Information Systems (OMIS) in the NIU College of Business (COB).
To provide scholarship support for students majoring in Operations...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Iris Adam Memorial Endowment Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to a student with at least junior standing who is studying special education within the College of Education.
To provide scholarship assistance to a student with at least junior...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Izzo-Inge Family Endowment for Students with Disabilities
To provide financial support to full-time undergraduate, degree seeking students who are incoming juniors or seniors in any academic discipline and...
To provide financial support to full-time undergraduate, degree seeking...
  • 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 James & Karen Hayman Endowed Scholarship in Early Childhood Education
To provide scholarship support to students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Early Childhood Education.
To provide scholarship support to students pursuing an undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies James and Moke Chee Wolter Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students majoring in elementary education.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline01/31/2019
$1,300.00 (minimum) James L. Massey Endowed Honors Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to an incoming, full-time undergraduate student in the University Honors Program.
To provide scholarship support to an incoming, full-time undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $1,300.00 (minimum)
Deadline01/31/2019
$2,000.00 (minimum) James M. and Audrey M. Banovetz Fellowship
To provide a stipend and accompanying recognition given by the NIU Master of Public Administration (MPA) program to the student(s) designated as...
To provide a stipend and accompanying recognition given by the NIU...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jane Jenkins Lovering Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to students majoring in piano or voice.
To provide scholarship support to students majoring in piano or voice.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jane Richards Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student from Rich Central High School who is enrolled in NIU’s School of Nursing.
To provide scholarship support to a student from Rich Central High...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$1,000.00 (minimum) Janet and A. Oscar Haugland Scholarship in Music Composition or Music Theory
To provide an annual scholarship to an undergraduate student studying Music Theory and/or Composition.
To provide an annual scholarship to an undergraduate student studying...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jaroslaw Komarynsky and Omer G. Voss, Jr. Leadership Award
The purpose of the Fund is to promote leadership by providing financial support for students in the College of Business Department of Finance, who...
The purpose of the Fund is to promote leadership by providing financial...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jazz Studies
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jeffery Burton Lollar Memorial Scholarship Fund in Operations Management and Information Systems
To provide tuition scholarship support for a full-time or part-time degree seeking, undergraduate student, preferably at the Junior or Senior...
To provide tuition scholarship support for a full-time or part-time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jerrold H. Zar Endowed Scholarship in Science Education
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in an NIU “initial teacher certification” program in a biological or physical sciences...
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in an NIU “initial...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jerrold H. Zar Endowed Scholarship in Trumpet Studies
To provide scholarship support for senior level undergraduate students majoring in Music whose primary instrument is trumpet.
To provide scholarship support for senior level undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jessie Griffith Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in the College of Education who is intending to teach after graduation.
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in the College of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Joan Good Erickson Undergraduate Clinical Interest Award
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate speech or pathology student with an interest in hearing impairment, cleft palate, counseling...
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate speech or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019