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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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
$1,500.00 Dr. Thomas R. Crowell, Jr. & Mrs. Judith F. Crowell Education Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for graduate students studying educational administration within the College of Education.
To provide scholarship assistance for graduate students studying...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
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
$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
$1,000.00 (minimum) Earl and Margaret Hoffmann Endowed Scholarship in Elementary Education
To provide scholarship assistance for students in the College of Education who are studying to become elementary school teachers.
To provide scholarship assistance for students in the College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Earl W. and Cindi C. Rachowicz Scholarship in Nursing
To provide scholarship support for full-time, degree-seeking, undergraduate or graduate students within the School of Nursing in the College of...
To provide scholarship support for full-time, degree-seeking,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Early Childhood Studies Program Endowment - COE
To provide support for scholarships, research, services to young children, lectures, conferences and clinical activities. A collaborative program...
To provide support for scholarships, research, services to young...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Eaton-Miner Physics Education Fund
To provide funding for special lectures or workshops for students studying to teach elementary or secondary science.
To provide funding for special lectures or workshops for students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Elise A. Brett Scholarship for FCNS Quasi-Endowment
To provide student scholarships in the School of Family, Consumer, and Nutrition Sciences.
To provide student scholarships in the School of Family, Consumer, and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 (minimum) Elizabeth A. Patterson Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate student in the department of Kinesiology and Physical Education who have demonstrated...
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate student in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Elwood and Ruth Briles Memorial Fund
To provide financial support for genetics-related research via annual scholarships, grants, project funding, and/or stipends provided to...
To provide financial support for genetics-related research via annual...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$3,000.00 (minimum) 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: Ended
  • Award: $3,000.00 (minimum)
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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Frances Rowe Katz Award for Graduate Research
To provide scholarship assistance for research and writing of a master’s thesis
To provide scholarship assistance for research and writing of a master’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gail Ebers Hickey Endowed Scholarship
To provide undergraduate, high-achieving students scholarships with merit scholarships.
To provide undergraduate, high-achieving students scholarships with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gaylen and Joanne Matthew Larson Expendable Scholarship Fund
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 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
$679.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $679.00
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
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: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,500.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$950 (minimum) 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: Ended
  • Award: $950 (minimum)
Ended
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: 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
$16.91 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: Ended
  • Award: $16.91
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Herb Eldean Scholarship Fund
To provide for student scholarships
To provide for student scholarships
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jack Villmow Memorial
To provide support to students majoring in meteorology.
To provide support to students majoring in meteorology.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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: 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 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 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: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies James Beaudry & Douglas More Memorial
To be used at the discretion of the Dept. of Sociology.
To be used at the discretion of the Dept. of Sociology.
  • 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