Jack Shindler INTERNATIONAL Scholarship

Dr. John “Jack” Shindler, Professor of English, Emeritus has established the Jack Shindler Annual International Student Scholarship to support the continuing internationalization of North Central College by assisting students of need and merit who wish to continue their education at the College. This scholarship may be used to assist with the cost of airfare to the United States of America, reasonable living expenses, and / or tuition costs incurred while studying at the College. Disbursements from this annual scholarship fund will be made in accordance with North Central College’s Investment Policy Statement.

This annual scholarship award shall be made available to one undergraduate student who meets the following criteria:

  • Must be Full-Time
  • Must have Financial Need
  • Recipient must be in good academic standing with a minimum cumulative 2.75 Grade Point Average.
  • Recipient must submit an essay of 500 words (minimum) outlining the reasons why they applied for the scholarship and their reasons why they would like to continue their studies at North Central College.

Supplemental Questions
  1. If you are selected as a recipient of this scholarship, will you be FULL-TIME (12-18 credit hours per semester) for the 2020-21 academic year?
  2. Have you filed the 2020-21 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? If you have U.S. Citizenship or are an Eligible Non-Citizen, then filing the 2020-21 FAFSA is required for this scholarship. (Please file your 2020-21 FAFSA as soon as possible using 2018 tax information.) Please pick the answer that best describes your status.
  3. Is your cumulative GPA equal to or greater than 2.75?
  4. Essay Required: Please explain why you are a good candidate for this scholarship and why you would like to continue your studies at North Central College. (500 word minimum)