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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Karl Adams Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a student in their 5th or 6th year term of study preparing to become a teacher.
To provide scholarship support to a student in their 5th or 6th year...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Lawrence J. and Merrily S. Nilles Accountancy Internship Award
To provide scholarship support for students who have completed the Northern Illinois University Accountancy Internship Program and are pursuing a...
To provide scholarship support for students who have completed the...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies 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: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies 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: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
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: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Robert V. McGann Endowed Scholarship in Accountancy
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Department of Accountancy.
To provide scholarship support for students enrolled in the Department...
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Sidney Mittler
To provide an annual scholarship awarded to students studying genetics.
To provide an annual scholarship awarded to students studying genetics.
  • Deadline: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
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: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
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: 05/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline05/31/2019
Varies Forensics Tuition Program
Award to provide support to academically talented students participating in NIU Forensics.
Award to provide support to academically talented students participating...
  • Deadline: 06/01/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/01/2019
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: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Equipment
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies School of Theatre and Dance Tuition Program for Incoming Students (Acting)
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay question about activities in the past year.
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies School of Theatre and Dance Tuition Program for Incoming Students (Dance Performance)
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay question about activities in the past year.
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies School of Theatre and Dance Tuition Program for Incoming Students (Design/Tech)
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay question about activities in the past year.
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies School of Theatre and Dance Tuition Program for Incoming Students (Theatre BA)
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay question about activities in the past year.
Must have submitted resume, letter of recommendation and answered essay...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies Sydney Smith Memorial
To provide scholarship support for a student in the Theatre Arts Department.
To provide scholarship support for a student in the Theatre Arts...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline06/30/2019
Varies Huskie Marching Band Tuition Program for Current Students
For returning band members.
For returning band members.
  • Deadline: 08/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/31/2019
Varies Huskie Marching Band Tuition Program for Incoming Students
Tuition assistance for new and continuing Huskie Marching Band members who demonstrate exceptional talent. An audition may be required.
Tuition assistance for new and continuing Huskie Marching Band members...
  • Deadline: 08/31/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline08/31/2019
$73.75 Tim and Tom Gullikson Education Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $73.75
Ended
Varies Business Administration Scholarship Fund
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Center for Latino & Latin American Studies Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for hispanic students with financial need.
To provide scholarship support for hispanic students with financial need.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Consuelo and Carlos Paytuvi Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in the College of Business, Northern Illinois University with a declared major in...
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies David R. Layman Endowed Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in a program leading to a teacher certification in biology.
To provide scholarship support to a student enrolled in a program...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$675.00 Dorothy A. (née Studnicka) & Glenn E. Erickson Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student enrolled in Elementary Education with a desire to work in teaching following graduation.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate student enrolled in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $675.00
Ended
Varies Engineering & Technology Leadership Tuition Program
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general academic excellence, represent special populations, and are interested in...
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies ETAS
To support Engineering Technology Alumni Society activities.
To support Engineering Technology Alumni Society activities.
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies February 14th Fund for the Forward Together Forward Scholars
To provide scholarship support to students who, like the five students who lost their lives in the February 14th tragedy, exemplify strength of...
To provide scholarship support to students who, like the five students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Gary Coover Endowed Travel Fund for Graduate Students
To provide financial assistance for travel expenses to graduate students within the Department of Psychology, for the purpose of mentoring and...
To provide financial assistance for travel expenses to graduate students...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Harold and Marjorie Winters Department of Geography Scholarship Fund
To support tuition for gifted students from economically disadvantaged families.
To support tuition for gifted students from economically disadvantaged...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies HAVI Global Solutions Scholarship in OM&IS
To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Department of OM&IS at NIU.
To provide scholarship support to students enrolled in the Department of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Jeff A. Spencer Business Leadership Award
To provide scholarship support (or living expenses for military veterans) for undergraduate students or community college transfer students seeking...
To provide scholarship support (or living expenses for military...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies John and Mary Larson Global Business Fund
To provide financial assistance to hardworking College of Business students who are interested in participating in the study abroad programs at NIU...
To provide financial assistance to hardworking College of Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Joseph and Rosemary Bittorf Industrial & Systems Engineering Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for full-time female undergraduates seeking a degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering.
To provide scholarship support for full-time female undergraduates...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Larry Johannessen Fund in English
To provide financial support for the English department for use in enriching the undergraduate experience within the department.
To provide financial support for the English department for use in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Mercedes de Martinez Memorial Scholarship
To provide student scholarship support, with a preference for Latino students, enrolled in the Northern Illinois University College of Business.
To provide student scholarship support, with a preference for Latino...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Microsoft Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree within the College of Business with a declared Operations Management and Information...
To provide scholarship support for students seeking a degree within the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies NECA NE Illinois Chapter Scholarship in Memory of Peter Cattaneo Sr.
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees for two full-time, undergraduate degree seeking students at NIU with...
To provide scholarship support towards tuition, books and related fees...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Patricia L. Francis Award Fund
To provide an award to an individual or individuals for his/her/their service to the Department of English.
To provide an award to an individual or individuals for his/her/their...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Paul and Elizabeth Kling Expendable Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for secondary education students within the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences.
To provide scholarship support for secondary education students within...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies School of Art Tuition Program
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general academic excellence and can demonstrate exceptional talent towards a major...
For recruiting and retaining outstanding students who exhibit general...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Schriber Scholars in Women's Literature and Language - Student Awards
To advance studies in women’s literature and language from the perspective of feminist theory and analysis, specifically for one or more graduate...
To advance studies in women’s literature and language from the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies TSI-Transforming Solutions Inc. OM&IS Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to OMIS undergraduate and graduate students. Minimum GPA of 3.0. Must demonstrate financial need.
To provide scholarship support to OMIS undergraduate and graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Oscar Matasar History Scholarship
Provide scholarship assistance to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student(s) in the department of History
Provide scholarship assistance to a full-time undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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 and to provide funding for its...
To provide support for the educational and student engagement and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
partial tuition waiver for up to 9 graduate credit hours per semester Graduate School Tuition Waivers (Recruitment, McNair, Underrepresented Minority, Artistic Talent)
ROUND TWO Awards available to graduate students who are newly entering a degree program; non-degree students who will begin a degree program are...
ROUND TWO Awards available to graduate students who are newly entering a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: partial tuition waiver for up to 9 graduate credit hours per semester
Ended
Varies William and Eileen Breitzke Endowed Scholarship in Business
To provide financial support for a full-time degree seeking College of Business student entering their freshman or sophomore year with a minimum...
To provide financial support for a full-time degree seeking College of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Anthony E. and Christine Speiser Expendable Scholarship
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for junior and senior students enrolled in the Northern Illinois University College of...
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for junior and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Chance - Student Aid
Counseling, academic prep, and support designed to assist students in gaining entry and graduating from college.
Counseling, academic prep, and support designed to assist students in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
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
$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