2023 Northern Illinois University Presidential Scholarship (US Based)

Scholarship Awarding University: 
Northern Illinois University

Type of degree: 
Bachelor’s

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 9th of January, 2023

Scholarship Summary: 
The NIU Presidential Scholars Program recognizes outstanding domestic first-year students for their hard work and academic accomplishments. Approximately 10 students will receive this award each year.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
The requirements necessary for consideration are as follows;
i. Obtain a minimum high school GPA of 3.8 (4.00 scale)
ii. First-time, full-time, incoming freshman student for fall 2022.
iii. Domestic Residency

Value of Scholarship: 
This scholarship covers all required costs as follows: tuition, fees, room and board, and book stipend for four years.

Scholarship Application Guide: 
The application process is as follows;
1) August 1, 2022: Application for admission into NIU begins.
2) Eligible students will be invited to apply on a rolling basis. Letters will be sent approximately two weeks after being admitted.
3) December 1, 2022: Application for admission and all required documents for admissions must be received by December 1. Late submissions will not be considered.
4) January 9, 2023: Deadline to submit the scholarship application. Late submissions will not be accepted.
5) Mid-February 2023: Applicants notified of application status on a rolling basis. Finalists will be invited to participate in a virtual interview. Interview dates/times are TBD.
6) Mid-March, 2023: Recipients notified.

Scholarship Website: 
Find full information on this scholarship opportunity at the NIU Freshman Presidential Scholarship Page.