CSE Scholarships - NIU - College of Business

Center for Social Entrepreneurship

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Scholarships

 

Dennis & Stacey Barsema Endowed Scholarships in Social Entrepreneurship

These scholarships are awarded to full-time junior or senior undergraduate students in the College of Business with a minimum GPA of 3.0 and who are pursuing the Minor or Certificate of Undergraduate Study in Social Entrepreneurship. Other selection criteria include accomplishments, goals, and service to community. Application should include:

    • Resume which addresses selection criteria;
    • Degree Progress Report;
    • Two-page essay explaining your interest in Social Entrepreneurship

 


 

James Thompson Social Entrepreneurship Fellowship

This fellowship is a financial award to support current NIU undergraduate students and enable them to gain education, experience, and access to networks in the social entrepreneurship sector through internships. Applicants should demonstrate a commitment to social entrepreneurship, academic achievement, financial need, and evidence that this award will support a high quality internship. Application should include:

    • Resume which addresses selection criteria
    • myNIU Academic Achievement Report
    • Evidence of a commitment to an internship by an organization dedicated to social entrepreneurship

 


 

Youthful Savings Scholarship

This scholarship is awareded to full-time junior or senior undergraduate student in the College of Business with a aminimum GPA of 3.0 and who is pursuing the Certificate of Undergraduate Study in Social Entrepreneurship. Other selection criteria include accomplishments, goals, and service to community. Applications should include:

    • Resume which addresses selection criteria
    • Degree Progress Report
    • Two-page essay explaining your interest in Social Entrepreneurship