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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,300.00 (minimum) Joe and Karen Grush Endowed Scholarship in Nursing
To provide scholarship support for junior or senior students majoring in either: psychology or nursing.
To provide scholarship support for junior or senior students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $1,300.00 (minimum)
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Joe and Karen Grush Endowed Scholarship in Psychology
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John and Anne Landgraf Student Engagement Fund
To enable students within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to partake in engaged learning experiences during their time at Northern...
To enable students within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences to...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John and Lili La Tourette Economics Dissertation Fellowship
This fellowship award is to support a dissertation fellowship for a graduate student in economics.
This fellowship award is to support a dissertation fellowship for a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John and Lili La Tourette Student Endowed Research Award in Chemistry
To provide financial support for undergraduate students in their junior or senior year who are conducting research within the Department of Chemistry.
To provide financial support for undergraduate students in their junior...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$1,500.00 John and Lili La Tourette Student Endowed Research Award in Physics
To provide financial support for undergraduate students in their junior or senior year who are conducting research within the Department of Physics.
To provide financial support for undergraduate students in their junior...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John C. and Judith M. Gurley Endowed English Scholarship
To be awarded to a student majoring in English with a demonstrated desire to pursue a career in a professional field (non-academic).
To be awarded to a student majoring in English with a demonstrated...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John D. Graham Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a graduate student in the Department of Chemistry.
To provide scholarship support to a graduate student in the Department...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John Deere Scholarships in Engineering
To provide scholarship support for full-time students pursuing a degree in engineering. Cumulative GPA must be 3.0 or above.
To provide scholarship support for full-time students pursuing a degree...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
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: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies John F. and Cheryl L. Tierney Endowed Scholarship in Finance
To provide scholarship support for full-time, degree-seeking, junior or senior level students with a declared finance major in the College of...
To provide scholarship support for full-time, degree-seeking, junior or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Jon Carnahan Chemistry Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate student seeking a degree or certificate of graduate study in chemistry with a focus...
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Joseph Bittorf Memorial Expendable Scholarship
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees for a full-time, or part-time undergraduate student at the freshman or...
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Joseph C. and Marion E. Huber Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a student majoring in Mathematical Sciences.
To provide scholarship support to a student majoring in Mathematical...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Joseph Harry Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students who have participated in LGBTQ+ organizations or leadership activities.
To provide scholarship support for students who have participated in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Josephine Korcek Memorial Scholarship
To provide student scholarship support for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
To provide student scholarship support for the College of Liberal Arts...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Judith A. Bischoff Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate declared major in Kinesiology and Physical Education.
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate declared major in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Julia Calliss Morris Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students who will be participating in the School-University Partnership with primary consideration given to...
To provide scholarship support for students who will be participating in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Julianna Gehant Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for students of Northern Illinois University who are majoring in elementary education. Preference given to students...
To provide scholarship support for students of Northern Illinois...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Kappa Omicron Nu Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to students in the Department of FCNS
To provide scholarship support to students in the Department of FCNS
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Katherine Walker Library Work Scholar Award
To recognize students at NIU who wish to pursue careers as professional librarians.
To recognize students at NIU who wish to pursue careers as professional...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Kathy Orr McDonald Memorial Award for Editorial Excellence
To provide scholarship support to a Northern Star reporter or editor interested in a career in journalism news.
To provide scholarship support to a Northern Star reporter or editor...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Kevin Cull Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship support to graduate students in the Department of Chemistry.
To provide scholarship support to graduate students in the Department of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Kohl's Corporation Student Project Awards in Retail Marketing
To provide student awards for students participating in the Retail Marketing Certificate program.
To provide student awards for students participating in the Retail...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Kolze-Rasmussen Music Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate or graduate student studying keyboard or voice.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate or graduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Larry Johannessen Fund in English
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lawrence B. Hapeman Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate student training to become a teacher of visually handicapped individuals.
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate or graduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$1,000.00 Leigh A. Williams Memorial Endowed Music Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for a student with a music major studying brass instruments in the NIU School of Music with a preference given to a...
To provide scholarship support for a student with a music major studying...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lela Trager Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$500.00 LeRoy Mitchell Expendable Scholarship for CHANCE
To assist upper-class CHANCE students with financing for the last years of their degree programs. The fund will support those students who are in...
To assist upper-class CHANCE students with financing for the last years...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Leslie A. Holmes Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student, rotates between Nursing, Education, and Business.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student, rotates...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lester K. Smith Endowed Creative Music Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a senior undergraduate or graduate student enrolled full time and majoring in classical music.
To provide scholarship support to a senior undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Linda Kay Barnes Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to graduate students who are pursuing a career in Adapted Physical Activity.
To provide scholarship support to graduate students who are pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lois V. Hobart Endowed Scholarship in Business
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students in the College of Business.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students in the College...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lou Jean Moyer Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to an full time or part time undergraduate student majoring in Physical Education.
To provide scholarship support to an full time or part time...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lyle Heidemann True Value Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration and students seeking a Bachelor of...
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a Bachelor of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lynne M. Waldeland Scholarship in English Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to undergraduate students majoring in English.
To provide scholarship assistance to undergraduate students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Lynne M. Waldeland Scholarship in Vocal Music
To provide scholarship assistance to undergrad. students majoring in vocal music or music education.
To provide scholarship assistance to undergrad. students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies M. Catherine Burkart Excellence Fund
To provide student scholarships for nursing students. Preference for those who are from northern Illinois.
To provide student scholarships for nursing students. Preference for...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Mabel Marie Fischer Youngmeyer Memorial Scholarship Endowment Institute for the Study of the Environment, Sustainability and Energy in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
To provide scholarship support for students interested in pursuing studies that will eventually lead to a career in environmental protection and/or...
To provide scholarship support for students interested in pursuing...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$0.00 Management Entrepreneurship / SE Candidates
This opportunity contains candidates who are eligible for the Barsema and Irving scholarships in Social Entrepreneurship.
This opportunity contains candidates who are eligible for the Barsema...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Management Scholarship Fund
To provide general scholarship support for management and business administration majors.
To provide general scholarship support for management and business...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Margaret Duncan Physical Education Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a female undergraduate student in the Department of Physical Education preparing for teacher certification.
To provide scholarship support to a female undergraduate student in the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Margaret Murrin Christiano Endowed Student Scholarship for Nursing
To provide scholarship support to full or part time students enrolled as degree seeking graduate students in the School of Nursing with preference...
To provide scholarship support to full or part time students enrolled as...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Marian Elizabeth Millington Women in Technology Scholarship
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees for a full-time, undergraduate degree seeking student (preferably female) at...
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Marian Elliott Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship to undergraduate students studying in the Department of Special and Early Education at Northern Illinois University.
To provide scholarship to undergraduate students studying in the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Marian Frerichs Nursing Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate student majoring in Nursing.
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate student majoring...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Marjorie K. Winters Department of English Scholarship Fund
To support tuition for gifted students from economically disadvantaged families.
To support tuition for gifted students from economically disadvantaged...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
Varies Marketing Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for Marketing majors.
To provide scholarship support for Marketing majors.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2019
$2,000.00 Marriott Culinary Arts-to-Hospitality Management Scholarship
To provide support to community college graduates interested in reinforcing their culinary background with a theoretical and managerial foundation.
To provide support to community college graduates interested in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline01/31/2019