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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Equipment Mary F. English Technology Award Fund
To provide technology support to students who are financially and/or physically disadvantaged and pursuing a teacher education program.
To provide technology support to students who are financially and/or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Equipment
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$350.00 Mary Williams Memorial Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to a senior level student majoring in elementary education who also has an interest in reading of children’s...
To provide scholarship assistance to a senior level student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350.00
Ended
Varies Matthew and Jennifer Gerdes Scholarship in Finance
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate students who enrolled at NIU as freshmen. Students must demonstrate financial need and community...
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate students who enrolled at...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Matthew L. Johnson Expendable Fund
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees for a full-time, degree seeking, undergraduate or graduate student at NIU in...
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Maureen McLaughlin Devereaux Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student in the College of Education majoring in Elementary Education.
To provide scholarship support to a student in the College of Education...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,700.00 (minimum) Max Zar Endowed Scholarship in Engineering
To provide scholarship support for senior undergraduate students majoring in an engineering degree program.
To provide scholarship support for senior undergraduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,700.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies McHenry County Mental Health Resource League Endowment
To provide scholarship support to a student from McHenry County who is enrolled as an undergraduate or graduate student majoring in a metal health...
To provide scholarship support to a student from McHenry County who is...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies McKearn Fellows
To provide support to students participating in the McKearn Summer Fellowship Program.
To provide support to students participating in the McKearn Summer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Merlyn J. Behr Award in Mathematics Education
To provide scholarship support to a student who demonstrates ability and potential in Math education research.
To provide scholarship support to a student who demonstrates ability and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Meteorology Academic Achievement & Scholarship Endowment
To fund memorial awards and scholarships for students studying Meteorology.
To fund memorial awards and scholarships for students studying Meteorology.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Michael T. McSweeney Direct Marketing Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in Marketing.
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in Marketing.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mike Jaroch Management Excellence Award
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree within the College of Business at Northern Illinois University with a declared...
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree within the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mike O'Connor Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in management within the College of Business at NIU.
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 (minimum) Miriam Anderson Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student majoring in Physical Education.
To provide scholarship support to a student majoring in Physical Education.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Mortar Board Senior Honor Society Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate junior seeking a degree in OM&IS from the COB.
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate junior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mothers Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to upper level and graduate students whose career goals are improving the lives of women.
To provide scholarship support to upper level and graduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies Nancy E. Henn Memorial Scholarship Quasi Endowment
Provide scholarship support for degree-seeking students in good standing in the College having a GPA of at least 3.0.
Provide scholarship support for degree-seeking students in good standing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,300.00 Nancy M. Vedral Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to non-traditional female students enrolled in the early childhood or elementary education teacher certification...
To provide scholarship support to non-traditional female students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,300.00
Ended
Varies Nathan Griffin Memorial Scholarship in OM&IS
To create a scholarship to provide financial assistance to undergraduate students enrolled in Operations Management and Information Systems...
To create a scholarship to provide financial assistance to undergraduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Nick and Kim Calamos Expendable Fund
To provide financial assistance towards tuition, books and related fees for a full-time, degree seeking, undergraduate student at NIU who are...
To provide financial assistance towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Nick and Olga Rakuc Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in management within the College of Business at NIU.
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies NIU Alumni Association Merit Scholarship
To provide scholarship support.
To provide scholarship support.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies NIU Chemistry Club Edwards-Hyland Award
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student majoring in chemistry.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student majoring in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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Varies NIU Executive Club & YPN Endowed Scholarship in the College of Business
To provide scholarship support to attract exceptional freshman applicants to the College of Business and to provide mentoring for the scholarship...
To provide scholarship support to attract exceptional freshman...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies NIU Parents' Association Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a full time student with junior standing who has a declared major and is in good academic standing.
To provide scholarship support to a full time student with junior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Norman S. and Marion D. Gilbert Endowed Scholarship in Education
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate, degree-seeking students with financial need. The award will rotate between the School...
To provide scholarship support for full-time undergraduate,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Nursing - Scholarships
To provide scholarships for nursing students.
To provide scholarships for nursing students.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies O'Malley-Pugh Endowment Fund for School of Music
To provide scholarship support for a junior or senior student majoring in Music or Art.
To provide scholarship support for a junior or senior student majoring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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 OMRON Electronics Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to students with junior or senior standing majoring in Electronic Engineering.
To provide scholarship support to students with junior or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Operating Staff Dependent Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for dependents on Northern Illinois University Operating Staff Council.
To provide scholarship support for dependents on Northern Illinois...
  • 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
$500.00 Pamela J. Farris Literacy Education Fund
To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in senior student teaching in Elementary Education program.
To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in senior student...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
varies Patricia Baker and LaVern McEntire Endowed Nursing Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students in their junior or senior year who are enrolled in the School of Nursing.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students in their...
  • 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
Varies Paul D. Yaney Memorial Engineering Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students demonstrating merit and interest in seeking a degree in engineering.
To provide scholarship support for students demonstrating merit and...
  • 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 Penelope (Penny Fike) Cameron College of Education Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in elementary education.
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in elementary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Phyllis L. Ross Memorial Scholarship in Nursing
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate nursing student with junior or senior standing, preference may be given to non-traditional...
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate nursing student with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$620.00 Physical Education Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to female Physical Education majors.
To provide scholarship support to female Physical Education majors.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $620.00
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
$1,000.00 (minimum) Pleiades Chapter of Mortar Board Endowment
To provide scholarship support for full time degree seeking undergraduate at the Junior level in good academic standing and a newly selected member...
To provide scholarship support for full time degree seeking...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
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
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Varies Raymond G. and Patricia A. Smerge Endowed Dean's Chair in Liberal Arts and Sciences
To provide financial assistance to support the priorities of the Dean for the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, This includes scholarships...
To provide financial assistance to support the priorities of the Dean...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$650.00 (minimum) Raymond M. Haas and Harriet Cords Harrington Haas Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to students studying to be elementary teachers.
To provide scholarship support to students studying to be elementary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $650.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Richard L. Taylor Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for a graduate from Homewood Flossmoor High School who is a full time, degree seeking student enrolled in the...
To provide scholarship support for a graduate from Homewood Flossmoor...
  • 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
$500.00 (minimum) Rista Simich Memorial Education Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a full-time undergraduate enrolled in the College of Education, with financial need.
To provide scholarship support to a full-time undergraduate enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Ended