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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Chance Tuition Progam
To foster retention and graduation of students admitted through the CHANCE program; students must demonstrate high academic merit and achievement...
To foster retention and graduation of students admitted through the...
  • Deadline: 12/20/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/20/2020
Varies School of Music Tuition Program for Current Students
For recruiting and retaining outstanding Music students who exhibit general academic excellence and possess special talents and skills within the...
For recruiting and retaining outstanding Music students who exhibit...
  • Deadline: 12/31/2020
  • Award: Varies
Deadline12/31/2020
Varies NIU Foundation Impact Scholarship
The Impact Scholarship award is one of the most prestigious scholarship available at NIU, and made possible by the generosity of the NIU Foundation...
The Impact Scholarship award is one of the most prestigious scholarship...
  • Deadline: 01/08/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/08/2021
Varies A. Bond and Margaret F. Woodruff Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a junior or senior level undergraduate student majoring in Psychology or Music Education with a 3.0 GPA....
To provide scholarship support to a junior or senior level undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies A. Kerby and Helene Tink Teacher Education Endowment Fund
To provide financial support for College of Education students who desire to be teachers of early adolescents.
To provide financial support for College of Education students who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Abe Chait Huskie Pride Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU who have experienced the loss of a parent.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students at NIU who...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Ada Grimwood Barnard Memorial Fund
To provide funding for scholarships.
To provide funding for scholarships.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Al Kranz Student Athletic Trainer Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a full time undergraduate student enrolled in the athletic training program who has completed at least three...
To provide scholarship support to a full time undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Alice H. Hicks Teachers' Education Fund
To provide scholarship support to a nontraditional student (over age 25) who is committed to teaching after graduation.
To provide scholarship support to a nontraditional student (over age 25)...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Allen Staver Meteorology Fund
Contact department for application details.
Contact department for application details.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$500.00 Allstate Actuarial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate mathematical sciences majors at NIU in their sophomore or junior years, who have a GPA of at least...
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate mathematical sciences...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Amy Gustafson Seely Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship support for students seeking a degree in meteorology.
Scholarship support for students seeking a degree in meteorology.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Angelo and Linda Capua History Studies Scholarship
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Anne C. Kaplan Endowed Fund
To provide financial assistance for on-campus child care to an NIU student who is a single parent and near completion of a degree or certification...
To provide financial assistance for on-campus child care to an NIU...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Anthony L. Manne Endowed Scholarship Fund In Engineering Technology
To provide scholarship support for a senior level student who is seeking an undergraduate degree in Technology in the College of Engineering and...
To provide scholarship support for a senior level student who is seeking...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Ari and Ruth Kovacevich Distinguished Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to full-time sophomore, junior, and senior undergraduate student(s) at NIU. Preference for students who have...
To provide scholarship support to full-time sophomore, junior, and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Arnold B Fox Memorial Fund
To support the Arnold B. Fox Memorial Award in the Dept. of English.
To support the Arnold B. Fox Memorial Award in the Dept. of English.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000.00 Arthur D. and Florence S. Graffam Engineering Technology Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for a student at Northern Illinois University who is pursuing an undergraduate degree in Engineering Technology...
To provide scholarship support for a student at Northern Illinois...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Arthur P. and Sue Warrick Doederlein Scholarship
To provide scholarship support for senior undergraduate students in either the CHANCE Program or the Honors Program who are seeking a degree in the...
To provide scholarship support for senior undergraduate students in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000.00 Audrael Tremblay Chiricotti Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for a student who is a junior, senior, or graduate student seeking a degree in speech pathology through the CH&HS at...
To provide scholarship support for a student who is a junior, senior, or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Austin Sawicki Memorial Scholarship Fund
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for undergraduate or graduate students at Northern Illinois University who make major...
This fund was established to provide scholarship support for...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
varies Banks-Erickson Scholarship Fund
Scholarship support for full-time, undergraduate students. Financial need and LGBTQ status or advocacy may be considered.
Scholarship support for full-time, undergraduate students. Financial...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Barbara and Phillip Walpole Scholarship in Nursing
Scholarship fund for one undergraduate and one graduate student, both studying community health.
Scholarship fund for one undergraduate and one graduate student, both...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Bettylou Holmes Burton Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to benefit students in teacher preparation within the College of Education, Northern Illinois University.
To provide scholarship support to benefit students in teacher...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Brian Foster Scholarship
General scholarship support
General scholarship support
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Business Enterprise Computing & SAP Scholarship
Scholarship support for undergraduate OM&IS or graduate MIS students registered for SAP TS 410 workshop.
Scholarship support for undergraduate OM&IS or graduate MIS students...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
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: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Carol J. Feltz Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for full or part time student pursuing master’s or PhD in statistics.
To provide scholarship support for full or part time student pursuing...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Up to $20,000 Carter Opportunity Scholarships
The purpose of this fund is intended to promote the graduation of women of Hispanic/Latino descent from the College of Engineering and Engineering...
The purpose of this fund is intended to promote the graduation of women...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Up to $20,000
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Caterpillar and Friends Scholarship
To provide scholarship support within the College of Engineering and Engineering Technology.
To provide scholarship support within the College of Engineering and...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Cathy Kalisiak Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students seeking a degree or certification in athletic training.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students seeking a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Celine Neptune Memorial Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a junior or senior in any Home Economics major.
To provide scholarship support to a junior or senior in any Home...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Chaitan and Sarita Gupta Scholarship in Mathematical Sciences
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who are declared majors within the Department of Mathematical Sciences.
To provide scholarship support for undergraduate students who are...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Charles W. Hagelman, Jr. Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to students of English. Special consideration will be given to students who are graduate students, and/or have a...
To provide scholarship support to students of English. Special...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Charlotte H. Schwartz College of Education Fund
This fund is currently used to provide scholarship support to College of Education students completing their student teaching assignments.
This fund is currently used to provide scholarship support to College of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Chemistry Alumni Undergraduate Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate chemistry major in good academic standing. Contact the Chemistry department for application...
To provide scholarship assistance to an undergraduate chemistry major in...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Chemistry Department Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for students majoring in chemistry within the Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Northern Illinois...
To provide scholarship support for students majoring in chemistry within...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Chief Richard Gunther Firefighter Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support for full-time degree-seeking junior or senior undergraduate students. Preference will be given to students whose...
To provide scholarship support for full-time degree-seeking junior or...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Circle of Gold Scholarship - Classes of 1949,1950,1951,1952,1953 Scholarship
To provide scholarship support to a student with junior or senior standing who has indicated plans to enter the teaching profession.
To provide scholarship support to a student with junior or senior...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Clarence Ethel Hardgrove Endowed Mathematics Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship assistance for a full-time, degree seeking Mathematical Sciences major.
To provide scholarship assistance for a full-time, degree seeking...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Clark & Arlene Neher Endowment for Southeast Asian Studies
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduate student pursuing a degree with focus on Southeast Asian Studies. Contact department for...
To provide scholarship assistance to a graduate student pursuing a...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies CLAS Advisory Council Fund
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate Liberal Arts & Sciences students who are encountering financial barriers to enrollment.
To provide scholarship support to undergraduate Liberal Arts & Sciences...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies CLAS Finish Line Scholarship
Scholarship funds for CLAS students who have completed 50% or more of their coursework required to earn their degree and have encountered financial...
Scholarship funds for CLAS students who have completed 50% or more of...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies Cletus G. Fisher Endowed Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a senior level undergraduate student majoring in the Department of Communicative Disorders.
To provide scholarship support to a senior level undergraduate student...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies CNA/AZEL Carter, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund
To provide scholarship support to a student seeking a degree in the College of Business.
To provide scholarship support to a student seeking a degree in the...
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
$1,000.00 Coe-Reiser Nursing Scholarship
For a scholarship to an outstanding student in nursing.
For a scholarship to an outstanding student in nursing.
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies College of Business Scholarship
Used at the discretion of the College of Business
Used at the discretion of the College of Business
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies College of Law Alumni Council
College of Law Alumni Council award
College of Law Alumni Council award
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021
Varies College of Law Director's Scholarship
Incoming student scholarships, College of Law
Incoming student scholarships, College of Law
  • Deadline: 01/31/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline01/31/2021