David R. and JoAnn Stuart Scholarship for First Generation Students

The David R. and JoAnn Stuart Scholarship for First Generation Students has been established to provide financial assistance to a full-time, first generation college student, who will begin his or her freshman year during the Fall 2021 semester. The selected recipient will receive a $1,250 scholarship award to be used for tuition, room and board, and books. This scholarship is renewable for up to four years if eligibility criteria continues to be met.

Eligibility criteria is as follows:

  • Must be a first generation college student
  • Must be a freshman starting in the Fall 2021 semester
  • Must be a full-time student
  • Must be in good academic standing with North Central College
  • Participation in the Cardinal First Program is preferred

Recipients are requested to attend a meet and greet lunch with the donors.

Award
$1,250
Deadline
12/14/2020
Supplemental Questions
  1. For the David R. and JoAnn Stuart Scholarship for First Generation Students, "First Generation" is described as neither parent having completed a four-year college degree. Please indicate the education level achieved for each of your parents. (Please select the correct answer for PARENT #1 and for PARENT #2.)
  2. What is your cumulative GPA? (Incoming Freshmen please use High School GPA; Incoming Transfers please use previous college/university cumulative GPA.)
  3. Do you plan to be involved in North Central's Cardinal First program, which helps build community among first-generation students, faculty and staff and connects first-generation students with resources, experiences and opportunities to enhance their North Central experience and beyond?