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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Campbell-Thompson Northern Star Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a returning Northern Star reporter or editor interested in pursuing a career in journalism news.
To provide scholarship support to a returning Northern Star reporter or...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/05/2021
Varies Daniel Parmenter Memorial Student Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to full-time, degree-seeking, undergraduate students who work for the Northern Star, preferably in the Star...
To provide scholarship support to full-time, degree-seeking,...
  • Deadline: 03/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/05/2021
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: 03/05/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/05/2021
Varies Art and Design Education Graduate Tuition Waiver
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Art Education.
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Art Education.
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies Art History/MFA/Studio Art Graduate Tuition Waiver
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Art History/MFA/Studio Art.
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Art...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies John and Lili La Tourette Scholarship in Economics
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate and/or graduate students in the Department of Economics at Northern Illinois University.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate and/or graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies Music Graduate Tuition Waiver
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Music.
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Music.
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies Paragon Marketing Group Scholarship
For students majoring in sports management who demonstrate a commitment to diversity and inclusion efforts in the sports industry. Must have a 3.0...
For students majoring in sports management who demonstrate a commitment...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies Scaperlanda Family Scholarship in Economics to Study Abroad
To provide scholarship support for junior -or senior-level students, seeking a major or minor in economics at Northern Illinois University, who...
To provide scholarship support for junior -or senior-level students,...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies Skeels Scholarship in Economics
To provide educational opportunities for full-time upper class students studying economics.
To provide educational opportunities for full-time upper class students...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies 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: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
Varies Theatre Arts Graduate Tuition Waiver
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Theatre Arts.
Graduate tuition waivers for Fall 2021 new admits in Theatre Arts.
  • Deadline: 03/15/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/15/2021
$500.00 (minimum) Brian Fugiel Memorial Fund in Geology and Environmental Geosciences
To provide financial support for graduate students in the department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences.
To provide financial support for graduate students in the department of...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/18/2021
Varies Carla Montgomery Graduate Scholarship in GeoChemistry
To provide scholarship support for graduate students in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences, College of Liberal Arts and...
To provide scholarship support for graduate students in the Department...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2021
Varies Carla Montgomery Undergraduate Scholarship in Geology
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate student who is a declared major in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences,...
To provide scholarship support for an undergraduate student who is a...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2021
Varies Eugene C. Perry Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for Geology and Environmental Geosciences students to conduct study and research in Latin America; to support Latin...
To provide scholarship support for Geology and Environmental Geosciences...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2021
Varies Ira Edgar Odom Fund in Geology and Environmental Geosciences
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate in field camp training or graduate student scholarships for students studying mineralogy or...
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate in field camp training...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2021
Varies John R. Young Memorial Scholarship in Geology
To provide scholarship support to students who are declared majors in the Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences.
To provide scholarship support to students who are declared majors in...
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2021
Varies Samuel S. Goldich Fund
For a graduate student in Geology to support field and laboratory work.
For a graduate student in Geology to support field and laboratory work.
  • Deadline: 03/18/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/18/2021
$500.00 Antinette "Toni" Keller Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to entering freshman who want to pursue a major in art.
To provide scholarship support to entering freshman who want to pursue a...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Barbara J. Benway Scholarship in Art Education
To provide scholarship support for junior, senior or graduate students seeking a degree in Art Education within the College of Visual & Performing...
To provide scholarship support for junior, senior or graduate students...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Benja Krause Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to an outstanding graduate student majoring in art history.
To provide scholarship support to an outstanding graduate student...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
$500.00 (minimum) Caroline Allrutz Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate Art Education major.
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate Art Education major.
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Cora Miner Art Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for a student of junior or senior standing enrolled in the Department of Art.
To provide scholarship assistance for a student of junior or senior...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
$500.00 (minimum) Dimitri Liakos Endowment in Art History
To provide scholarship assistance for undergraduate Art History majors.
To provide scholarship assistance for undergraduate Art History majors.
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
$1,000.00 (minimum) Dorathea & Richard Beard Scholarship for the Arts
To provide scholarship support for students who are declared majors in one of the following: Art History, Drawing or Painting.
To provide scholarship support for students who are declared majors in...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Dorothea Bilder Endowed Design Scholarship Fund
Scholarship support for students studying design in the Time Arts and Visual Communication programs.
Scholarship support for students studying design in the Time Arts and...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Dorothea Bilder Endowed Fine Arts Studio Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for graduate as well as for undergraduate students majoring in art, with emphasis in printmaking who demonstrate...
To provide scholarship support for graduate as well as for undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
$500.00 (minimum) Frances Gates Memorial Art Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for a graduate or undergraduate studying art watercolor or any other medium.
To provide scholarship assistance for a graduate or undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $500.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Helen Merritt Art Endowment
To provide scholarship assistance to students studying in the areas of art and art history.
To provide scholarship assistance to students studying in the areas of...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Jack and Eleanor Olson Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to art students studying in the area of painting and/or drawing.
To provide scholarship support to art students studying in the area of...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
$1,000.00 (minimum) Jack and Margaret Arends Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to a talented student who is recognized to be seriously involved in the Art field.
To provide scholarship assistance to a talented student who is...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies James P. Bates Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide yearly scholarship support to needy and talented students in the NIU Art Department.
To provide yearly scholarship support to needy and talented students in...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Jim Asbury Memorial Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduate student in Time Arts/video focus or to a junior or senior undergraduate in Time Arts.
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduate student in Time...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies John X . Koznarek Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in Studio Art in the Art Department.
To provide scholarship support for a student majoring in Studio Art in...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Jonathan Ryan Lee Studio Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for graduate students who are seeking their Masters degree in Studio Art through Northern Illinois University,...
To provide scholarship support for graduate students who are seeking...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Joyce L. Marcus Endowed Art History Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a junior-level undergraduate Art History major.
To provide scholarship support for a junior-level undergraduate Art...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Lester K. Smith Endowed Creative Art Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for advanced undergraduate or graduate students majoring in art.
To provide scholarship support for advanced undergraduate or graduate...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
$1,000.00 (minimum) Marilyn Sjoholm Student Scholarship for Fine Art
To provide scholarship support for full time, degree seeking students within the School of Art, College of Visual and Performing Arts, who are...
To provide scholarship support for full time, degree seeking students...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies O'Malley-Pugh Endowment Fund for School of Art
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: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
$1,000.00 (minimum) Peg Bond Art Education Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate Art Education major.
To provide scholarship support to an undergraduate Art Education major.
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 (minimum)
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Richard A. Keefer Art Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to an art student based on talent and scholarship.
To provide scholarship support to an art student based on talent and...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
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: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
Varies Virginia "Gingie" Noe Memorial Scholarship Fund in Art
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU majoring in Art in the College of Visual and Performing Arts.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU...
  • Deadline: 03/19/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/19/2021
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: 03/26/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/26/2021
Varies Honors Scholars
Junior or senior University Honors students who are working on their honors capstone project can apply for the Honors Scholars program. This...
Junior or senior University Honors students who are working on their...
  • Deadline: 03/28/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/28/2021
$5,000.00 Belong in STEM Scholars Program
For students who will be juniors in fall 2021. This scholarship program supports academically promising students who have demonstrated financial...
For students who will be juniors in fall 2021. This scholarship program...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/31/2021
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: 03/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2021
Varies Jerrold and Carol Zar Student Emergency Fund
This fund supports students by providing resources and funding for technology, housing, meals, transportation and other critical, basic needs.
This fund supports students by providing resources and funding for...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2021
Varies Morgan Stanley Dean Witter Expendable Scholarship
For junior students who have successfully completed an internship (documented through Career Services; have a major in Accountancy, Business,...
For junior students who have successfully completed an internship...
  • Deadline: 03/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/31/2021