Scholarships - NIU College of Business

NIU Business Scholarships

Fall 2015 Scholarships for Incoming Freshmen

The College of Business offers many scholarships specifically designated for our Business students. Additional funding may be available through NIU scholarships and private funds, including merit scholarships for new incoming students.

*Maximum awards may not be available each year.

Name of Scholarship for Incoming Freshmen
Minimum Eligibility Criteria
Maximum Award*
Deadline

Dean's Scholarship

  • Minimum ACT 29
  • Full-time freshman with desire to study business

$2000

March 15, 2015



NIU Executive Club & YPN Scholarship
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  • Minimum ACT 27
  • Minimum GPA 3.25
  • Demonstrated leadership through extracurricular activities

$5500

February 1, 2015

 

Patrick and Aimee Burke Scholarship in Business
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  • Freshman or a full-time transfer student
  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Preference given to those with demonstrated leadership strengths.

$5000

February 1, 2015

Jeff A. Spencer Business Leadership Award
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  • Freshman or a full-time transfer student
  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Demonstrated financial need
  • Preference given to those with demonstrated leadership strengths or those who have served in the US Armed Forces.

$5000

February 1, 2015

David & Linda Nelson Endowed Business Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing

$4000

February 1, 2015



David & Diane Graf Rockford Freshman Scholarship
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  • Resident of greater Rockford area
  • Minimum ACT 22
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Demonstrated leadership through extracurricular activities

$2000

February 1, 2015

Rita C. Patti Student Endowed Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing

$1500

February 1, 2015



Donald R. Larson Endowed Scholarship in Business
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  • Demonstrated academic promise

$1000

February 1, 2015



William & Eileen Breitzke Endowed Scholarship in Business
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  • Minimum ACT 30
  • Top 10% of their class
  • Resident of Illinois
  • GPA 3.25 for sophomore eligibility

 

February 1, 2015

Lois V. Hobart Endowed Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing

 

February 1, 2015

John H Chiricotti Scholarship
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  • Freshman or sophomore
  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing
  • Financial need

$1000

February 1, 2015

Roxane Hoey Memorial Scholarship
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  • Full-time business student
  • Good academic standing

$1000

February 1, 2015



Anthony E. & Christine Speiser Scholarship
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  • Chicago Public School Graduate
  • Full-time freshman
  • Full-time business student

$2000

March 15, 2015

Northern Lights Ambassador Scholarships
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Departmental Scholarships

varies

see department for deadline