All Opportunities

Welcome to Northern Illinois University’s scholarship application system! You may search for 2019-2020 scholarship opportunities below.

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies OM&IS Leadership Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Department of Operations Management and Information Systems (OM&IS) at NIU.
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Department...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies OTA/OTR Marketing Scholarship
To provide scholarships to marketing students.
To provide scholarships to marketing students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Outstanding OM&IS Freshman/Sophomore Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support and/or support for living expenses for students seeking a degree within the College of Business at Northern Illinois...
To provide scholarship support and/or support for living expenses for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Patrick and Aimee Burke Scholarship in Business
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students pursuing a degree in the College of Business at NIU.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,200.00 Paul E. Gipson Endowed Scholarship Fund
Provide scholarship support for an admitted NIU student or continuing NIU student who has demonstrated a love for golf by either caddying in high...
Provide scholarship support for an admitted NIU student or continuing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,200.00
Ended
Varies Physics Graduate Student Travel
To provide financial support to a Graduate student to travel to present papers at conferences.
To provide financial support to a Graduate student to travel to present...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Prabhaker Family Scholarship - Endowment
To provide scholarship support for first generation college students who are pursuing a degree in the COB
To provide scholarship support for first generation college students who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Randall N. Beck Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a freshman and/or upper class business major with preference given to residents of McHenry and DuPage Counties.
To provide scholarship support to a freshman and/or upper class business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Richard D. Brown and Omer G. Voss, Jr. Leadership Award
The purpose of the Fund is to promote leadership by providing financial support for College of Business undergraduate (junior or senior) and...
The purpose of the Fund is to promote leadership by providing financial...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rick Ridnour Endowed Scholarship in Business
To support Student(s) who exhibit behavior that reflects a caring and conscientious approach toward faculty and students, and should be involved in...
To support Student(s) who exhibit behavior that reflects a caring and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rita C. Patti Student Endowment for the College of Business
To provide support for full-time, degree-seeking students who have declared a major in the College of Business.
To provide support for full-time, degree-seeking students who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert and Catherine Rothkopf Leadership Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Department of Management in the NIU College of Business.
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Department...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert E. Karp Memorial Expendable Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students pursuing a master’s degree in Business Administration in the College of Business.
To provide scholarship support for students pursuing a master’s degree...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert E. Stoettner Endowed Scholarship in Accountancy
To provide scholarship and financial support for worthy accountancy students in the NIU Department of Accountancy, College of Business.
To provide scholarship and financial support for worthy accountancy...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Robert M. Youngmeyer Scholarship Endowment College of Business - Department of Management
To provide scholarship support for students studying business management and environmental ethics with a focus on environmental protection and/or...
To provide scholarship support for students studying business management...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Rosalie Reynolds Memorial Scholarship in Chemistry
To provide financial assistance for a full time undergraduate student in Chemistry.
To provide financial assistance for a full time undergraduate student in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ruth G. Hart Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship support to a female student, who is majoring in business, preferably from Chicago.
To provide scholarship support to a female student, who is majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Savant Capital Management Inc. Expendable Scholarship Fund
This fund was established to provide scholarships for seniors or graduate students majoring in finance who have demonstrated particular leadership,...
This fund was established to provide scholarships for seniors or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Scott R. Mitchell Vision Award - an Endowed Scholarship in Business
To provide scholarship support to a junior, senior or graduate students enrolled in the College of Business at NIU.
To provide scholarship support to a junior, senior or graduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sigma Phi Epsilon Incoming Student Expendable Scholarship
To provide financial assistance to incoming students at NIU with additional consideration given to male students.
To provide financial assistance to incoming students at NIU with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Stanley Lipien and James Mailander Family Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in the COB at NIU with a declared major in OM&IS.
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in the COB...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Target Grant - American Marketing Association
Restriction: 2010 funds used for scholarships, conference attendance, and guest speakers. 2011 funds used for two (2) $1,000.00 scholarships and...
Restriction: 2010 funds used for scholarships, conference attendance,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Target Grant-Dept of Operations Mgmt & Info Systems
To provide scholarships to two incoming OM&IS students (freshman or transfer) who have demonstrated leadership potential and would contribute to...
To provide scholarships to two incoming OM&IS students (freshman or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Tatsuji and Mami Kambayashi Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for the study of mathematics.
To provide scholarship support for the study of mathematics.
  • 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 University Honors House Leader
Scholarship assistance available to University Honors House Leaders.
Scholarship assistance available to University Honors House Leaders.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Van Acker-Duminy-Kovarik Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for incoming undergraduate or graduate students in the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, with preference...
To provide scholarship support for incoming undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Waldo W. Burchard Award for Graduate Scholarship
To provide an award to an graduate student in sociology with the highest GPA.
To provide an award to an graduate student in sociology with the highest...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Wayne E. McCleery Scholarship Award
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduating student from West Aurora High School who has the highest academic rank and intends to major in...
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduating student from West...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Wiegele Fund for Part-Time Students
To provide scholarship support for part-time or transfer undergraduate students who have family responsibilities.
To provide scholarship support for part-time or transfer undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William and Eileen Breitzke Endowed Scholarship in Marketing
To provide financial support for a degree seeking Marketing student.
To provide financial support for a degree seeking Marketing student.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William and Eileen Breitzke Endowed Scholarship in OM&IS
To provide financial support for a degree seeking OMIS student.
To provide financial support for a degree seeking OMIS student.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies William Wilbur Endowed Scholarship in Finance
To provide scholarship support for students who are majoring in finance.
To provide scholarship support for students who are majoring in finance.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Allstate Insurance Company Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for full-time junior or senior level student majoring in OMIS, Management or Computer Science with minimum GPA of 3.0
To provide scholarship support for full-time junior or senior level...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies David & Diane Graf College of Business Rockford Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to students pursuing and seeking a degree from the College of Business.
To provide scholarship assistance to students pursuing and seeking a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$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: Ended
  • Award: $1,300.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies University Honors Fellow for Transfer Students
Leadership development opportunity for University Honors students.
Leadership development opportunity for University Honors students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Eickhoff Family Veterans Scholarship
To provide scholarship support and/or support for living expenses for students seeking a business degree in the NIU College of Business.
To provide scholarship support and/or support for living expenses for...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies John H. Chiricotti Scholarship Fund
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 Future Educators Scholarship Program
An award to recruit and retain outstanding students who exhibit a commitment to the teaching profession, as well as to demonstrate the partnership...
An award to recruit and retain outstanding students who exhibit a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,500.00 Dee Community Impact Through Education (CitE) Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to incoming first-year students from economically disadvantaged backgrounds in the Chicago area and who have...
To provide scholarship assistance to incoming first-year students from...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
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
$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: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$4,000.00 Marriott Hotel-Track Retention Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students currently working in the hotel industry who have committed to the hotel track.
To provide scholarship support for students currently working in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $4,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Marriott ProStart to College Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to students from the ProStart program who have proven their commitment to the hospitality and tourism industry.
To provide scholarship support to students from the ProStart program who...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Marriott Scholars Award
To provide scholarship support for community college graduates who have completed their A.A.S. degree in hospitality and related fields who are...
To provide scholarship support for community college graduates who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
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. The fund may also be utilized...
To provide support for the educational and student engagement and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$2,249.00 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: Ended
  • Award: $2,249.00
Ended
Varies OMIS Foundation Scholarship
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended