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Scholarship Opportunities

Each spring semester, the OM&IS Department awards several scholarships to deserving undergraduate and graduate OM&IS majors who have shown their dedication to their field of interest through their work ethic and attitude, academic excellence, service to the community, and leadership skills. The scholarships are sponsored by OM&IS alumni and faculty as well as corporations with long-term interests in our department and students. view past OM&IS scholarship recipients...

These scholarships are available to continuing OM&IS student who will be enrolled at NIU as full-time students for the next academic year. The 2014 scholarships are:

• Alex Patuvi Family Scholarship
• Allstate Scholarship
• Caterpillar Scholarship
• Dan Feely Family Scholarship
• Deutsch Family Scholarship (for new OM&IS female students)
• Dave Ficken Family Scholarship
• Dr. Denise Schoenbachler Excellence Scholarship
• Dr. Jack Marchewka Family Scholarship
• Dr. Kathleen McFadden Excellence Scholarship
• Dr. Rich Born OM&IS Elective Scholarship
• Dr. Shail Godambe Family Scholarship
• DreamWorks Business Scholarship
• Jeff Burton Lollar Scholarship
• Matthew Johnson Scholarship
• Cassandra & Randy Young Scholarship
• Information Integrity Coalition Scholarship
• Willam & Eileen Breitzke Scholarship
• Microsoft Scholarship
• Millington Women in Technology Scholarship (more info)
• McKesson OM&IS Scholarship
• Nathan Griffin Scholarship
• OM&IS EAC Scholarship
• OM&IS Faculty Scholarship
• OM&IS Student Excellence Scholarship (Liu)
• OM&IS Excellence Scholarship (Towell)
• OM&IS Advanced Project Management Scholarship
• OM&IS Programming Scholarship
• Target - SAP Scholarship

In order to be considered a candidate for an OM&IS scholarship, the OM&IS Scholarship Application must be completed and returned to the OM&IS Academic Advisor. Attendance at the OM&IS Awards Banquet is necessary to receive any OM&IS Scholarship. Please see the OM&IS Academic Advisor with any questions regarding these scholarships.

Additional Scholarship Opportunities

More scholarship information is available by using the Northern Illinois University Scholarship Search System at http://www.scholarships.niu.edu/ScholarshipFinder/.