Our Opportunities

North Central College Opportunities are scholarships offered by North Central through the application method. Application for scholarships may only be made when the applications are open; once the deadline passes for a specific opportunity, the application will cease to be available.

Once the General Application has been completed, you may make application for any of the opportunities listed below for which you feel you would make a good candidate. We encourage you to make application for any opportunity that you may be eligible. Please make sure the application(s) is submitted by the designated deadline date. (Applications close at 11:59 PM on the designated deadline date.) Only applications in a submitted status and from qualifying applicants will be delivered to the corresponding scholarship committees for award consideration.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Anne T. Sherren, Ph.D. Scholarship
The Anne T. Sherren, Ph. D. Scholarship was established by friends, faculty, and former students of retired Dr. Anne T. Sherren in appreciation for...
The Anne T. Sherren, Ph. D. Scholarship was established by friends,...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/23/2018
This scholarship awards FOUR (4) $3,000 scholarships each year funded. Chick-fil-A Entrepreneurial Leadership Scholarship
The purpose of the Chick-fil-A Entrepreneurial Leadership Scholarship is to provide four individual scholarships in the amount of $3,000 each to...
The purpose of the Chick-fil-A Entrepreneurial Leadership Scholarship is...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: This scholarship awards FOUR (4) $3,000 scholarships each year funded.
Deadline02/23/2018
Two scholarships for $1,250 each awarded ConVerge Entrepreneurial Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to financially assist two (2) North Central students with junior or senior status, who are pursuing...
The purpose of this scholarship is to financially assist two (2) North...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: Two scholarships for $1,250 each awarded
Deadline02/23/2018
$750 Darrell and Gracie Berlin Scholarship
The Darrell & Gracie Berlin Scholarship was established to encourage future generations of student by providing scholarships in Chemistry and...
The Darrell & Gracie Berlin Scholarship was established to encourage...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: $750
Deadline02/23/2018
$2,000 Dr. Jacob Sackmann Endowed Scholarship for Peacemaking
The Dr. Jacob Sackmann Endowed Scholarship for Peacemaking has been established by Richard and Janis (Fellers) Peacock, graduating class of 1969....
The Dr. Jacob Sackmann Endowed Scholarship for Peacemaking has been...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline02/23/2018
Varies Russell J. Poel Scholarship
The Russell J. Poel Scholarship was established by the family, friends, faculty, and former students of Dr. Russell J. Poel as a lasting memorial...
The Russell J. Poel Scholarship was established by the family, friends,...
  • Deadline: 02/23/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline02/23/2018
$1,000 Ciccone Scholarship
The purpose of the Adam CICCONE ’13 Scholarship is to give financial assistance to a current North Central College student, who will be a junior or...
The purpose of the Adam CICCONE ’13 Scholarship is to give financial...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/02/2018
$5,000 Derrick and Tracy Malone Minority Scholarship
Derrick and Tracy Malone – alumni from the class of 1993 and 1990, respectively – have established the Derrick and Tracy Malone Minority...
Derrick and Tracy Malone – alumni from the class of 1993 and 1990,...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2018
  • Award: $5,000
Deadline03/02/2018
$500 S. L. Heeley Tax Prep Services Scholarship
The purpose of the S. L. Heeley Tax Prep Services Scholarship is to financially assist a returning student who is majoring in...
The purpose of the S. L. Heeley Tax Prep Services Scholarship is to...
  • Deadline: 03/02/2018
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/02/2018
TWO (2) $2,000 scholarships Mark Crabtree Scholarship
The purpose of the Mark Crabtree Scholarship fund is to provide scholarship assistance for TWO (2) full-time North Central College continuing...
The purpose of the Mark Crabtree Scholarship fund is to provide...
  • Deadline: 03/09/2018
  • Award: TWO (2) $2,000 scholarships
Deadline03/09/2018
The scholarship each year reflects an average cost for living on campus in a double-occupancy room, and includes board. Norman and Rose Lewis Endowed Scholarship
The Norman and Rose Lewis Scholarship provides scholarship assistance to students who are active in the community, campus community, student...
The Norman and Rose Lewis Scholarship provides scholarship assistance to...
  • Deadline: 03/09/2018
  • Award: The scholarship each year reflects an average cost for living on campus in a double-occupancy room, and includes board.
Deadline03/09/2018
Varies Wu-Kan and Shien-Woo Kung Endowed Scholarship Fund
The Wu-Kan and Shien-Woo Kung Endowed Scholarship Fund was established through gifts from Wu-Kan and Shien-Woo Kung ’26, and their children and...
The Wu-Kan and Shien-Woo Kung Endowed Scholarship Fund was established...
  • Deadline: 03/09/2018
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/09/2018
$1,000 for the 1st year received; Incremental increase each year renewed ($1,500, 2nd year and $2,000, 3rd year) Scholarship renewal is pending completion of all requirements. LEV Fellows Scholarship
The LEV Fellows Program is a highly attractive option for students who demonstrate outstanding leadership potential and a keen interest in...
The LEV Fellows Program is a highly attractive option for students who...
  • Deadline: 03/15/2018
  • Award: $1,000 for the 1st year received; Incremental increase each year renewed ($1,500, 2nd year and $2,000, 3rd year) Scholarship renewal is pending completion of all requirements.
Deadline03/15/2018
$500.00 Cardinal First Scholarship (For New Applicants)
PLEASE NOTE: This application is for NEW APPLICANTS who wish to be considered for the Cardinal First Scholarship. (If you are seeking to renew...
PLEASE NOTE: This application is for NEW APPLICANTS who wish to be...
  • Deadline: 03/23/2018
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/23/2018
$3,000 Naperville Woman's Club Scholarship for the Arts
The Naperville Woman’s Club is one of the longest established philanthropic organizations in Naperville, Illinois. Its purpose is to be an...
The Naperville Woman’s Club is one of the longest established...
  • Deadline: 03/23/2018
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline03/23/2018
$1,000 Board of Trustee Associates Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering Scholarship
The Board of Trustee Associates ‘Worldwide Youth in Science and Engineering’ (BOTA-WYSE) Scholarship is designed to assist … An incoming...
The Board of Trustee Associates ‘Worldwide Youth in Science and...
  • Deadline: 03/30/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/30/2018
Informational Only; Please contact Alyx Mark Mock Trial Scholarship (Beyond the Deadline for Application)
The Mock Trial Scholarship AFTER THE DEADLINE on the Academic Works Website has passed. This is for Informational Purposes Only and is not an...
The Mock Trial Scholarship AFTER THE DEADLINE on the Academic Works...
  • Deadline: 04/13/2018
  • Award: Informational Only; Please contact Alyx Mark
Deadline04/13/2018
Informational Only Talent Scholarships - For Music, Theatre, Art and Forensics
Talent Scholarships This is for Informational Purposes Only and is not an application; please reference the information below on who to contact...
Talent Scholarships This is for Informational Purposes Only and is not...
  • Deadline: 04/13/2018
  • Award: Informational Only
Deadline04/13/2018
Informational Only; Please contact Julie Carballo Teach First Scholarship (Beyond the Deadline for Application)
The Teach First Scholarship AFTER THE DEADLINE on the Academic Works Website has passed. This is for Informational Purposes Only and is not an...
The Teach First Scholarship AFTER THE DEADLINE on the Academic Works...
  • Deadline: 04/13/2018
  • Award: Informational Only; Please contact Julie Carballo
Deadline04/13/2018
$3,000 Grant for Children of Full-Time United Methodist Clergy
North Central College has established a grant program for dependent children of ordained elders in the United Methodist Church who are under...
North Central College has established a grant program for dependent...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $3,000
Deadline05/04/2018
$1,000 United Methodist Grant Fund of the Northern Illinois Conference at North Central College
The United Methodist Grant Fund of the Northern Illinois Conference at North Central College (U. M. N. I.) is a need-based grant program for United...
The United Methodist Grant Fund of the Northern Illinois Conference at...
  • Deadline: 05/04/2018
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/04/2018