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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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
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 Road Builder Charities Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a declared major in the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology. Preference will be given to Illinois...
To provide scholarship support to a declared major in the College of...
  • 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
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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
up to $3,000.00 Robert M. Smith Memorial Scholarship in Adult Learning
To provide scholarship support for students who have demonstrated the ability to carry on significant research in adult education.
To provide scholarship support for students who have demonstrated the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: up to $3,000.00
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
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$500.00 Robert Marcelin Endowed Memorial Scholarship
The Robert Marcelin Memorial Scholarship endowed by the former Ameritech Corporation to honor the life and memory of their co-worker and former NIU...
The Robert Marcelin Memorial Scholarship endowed by the former Ameritech...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 (minimum) Romualdas Kasuba and Nijole Kasuba Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarships for full time undergraduate students pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering. T
To provide scholarships for full time undergraduate students pursuing a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Rosalie Hewitt Scholarship Fund in English
To provide scholarship support to full time sophomore, junior, or senior level English majors.
To provide scholarship support to full time sophomore, junior, or senior...
  • 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 Roseanne Krcek-Frank Award Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student in nursing every 4 out of 5 years. During the 5th year, funding from the endowment will provide for a...
To provide scholarship support to a student in nursing every 4 out of 5...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$725.00 (minimum) Rosebud Foundation Student Endowment for Health and Human Science
Provide scholarship assistance for full-time, degree seeking, undergraduate students at Northern Illinois University who are a declared major in...
Provide scholarship assistance for full-time, degree seeking,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $725.00 (minimum)
Ended
$1,000.00 (minimum) Roxanne Isenhart Scholarship for Nutrition & Child Development -
To provide scholarship support for students in their junior or senior year enrolled in the College of Health and Human Sciences majoring in...
To provide scholarship support for students in their junior or senior...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Russell and Jeanne Durning Family Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for full-time graduate or undergraduate students who are majoring in English.
To provide scholarship assistance for full-time graduate or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ruth Ashelford Pollock Endowed Scholarship for Children of Deceased or Disabled Veterans of the USA Military
To provide scholarship assistance for tuition and textbooks for students at the DeKalb, Illinois campus of NIU who are children of deceased or...
To provide scholarship assistance for tuition and textbooks for students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ruth Ashelford Pollock Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to a full-time undergraduate student within the Department of Military Science.
To provide scholarship assistance to a full-time undergraduate student...
  • 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 Ruth I. Hall Endowed Nursing Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate students in the School of Nursing.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Ryanne Mace Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide financial support to graduate students who are training in the areas of clinical or school psychology.
To provide financial support to graduate students who are training in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies S. Orville & Adra Baker English Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a junior undergraduate student with high academic achievement in the Department of English.
To provide scholarship support to a junior undergraduate student with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sally Stevens Scholarships in the Arts for the School of Art
To provide financial assistance to talented rising senior students in music, art and theatre arts in Northern Illinois University’s College of...
To provide financial assistance to talented rising senior students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$425.00 (minimum) Samuel & Adelaide Rockwood Scholarship Fund
To provide assistance to a full or part-time undergraduate, graduate, or doctoral student.
To provide assistance to a full or part-time undergraduate, graduate, or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $425.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Sara J. May Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students to travel abroad to participate in an international research experience through the...
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students to travel...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sarah S. Fuller Memorial Clinical Research Award
To provide scholarship assistance to help defray expenses of a graduate nursing student who is conducting clinical research for a graduate thesis.
To provide scholarship assistance to help defray expenses of a graduate...
  • 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 Shirley A. Benson Scholarship Endowment
To provide support for degree-seeking undergraduate students in nursing who demonstrate financial need and have completed their freshman year....
To provide support for degree-seeking undergraduate students in nursing...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Sidney Mittler
To provide an annual scholarship awarded to students studying genetics.
To provide an annual scholarship awarded to students studying genetics.
  • 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 Smerge Family Foundation Expendable Internship Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for LAS undergraduate and graduate students who participate in internships for academic credit. Candidate:
To provide scholarship support for LAS undergraduate and graduate...
  • 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
$1,400.00 Stroup-Dunn Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for graduate students who will have completed 15 hours in the Department of Kinesiology and Physiology by the time...
To provide scholarship support for graduate students who will have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,400.00
Ended
$1,000.00 (minimum) Supportive Professional Staff (SPS) Scholarship Fund - Expendable
To provide scholarship support for NIU Employee (SPS) dependents.
To provide scholarship support for NIU Employee (SPS) dependents.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Ended
$5,000.00 Susan J. and Harold A. Brand Scholarship for the College of Education
To provide scholarship support for tuition assistance to students in the Northern Illinois University College of Education.
To provide scholarship support for tuition assistance to students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,000.00
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 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
$1,250.00 Tatum Literacy Scholarship
This fund was established to provide scholarships for male students in underrepresented groups in the College of Education majoring in elementary...
This fund was established to provide scholarships for male students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,250.00
Ended
$700.00 Teacher Education Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for an outstanding student who plans to enter the teaching profession.
To provide scholarship support for an outstanding student who plans to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $700.00
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
$1,825.00 (minimum) Thomas R. and Shirley Klein Scott Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student who is studying to become a teacher preferably in the School/University Partnership Program.
To provide scholarship support to a student who is studying to become a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,825.00 (minimum)
Ended
Varies Tim and Tom Gullikson Education Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for current junior-or senior-level students pursuing a teaching degree from the College of Education at Northern...
To provide scholarship support for current junior-or senior-level...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Undergraduate Research Apprentices
To provide honors-qualified students with apprenticeships in several areas of the sciences.
To provide honors-qualified students with apprenticeships in several...
  • 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
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