Scholarship Information

Incoming Freshman

A limited number of tuition only awards are available on a competitive basis for incoming freshmen art students through the School of Art. These tuition scholarships are awarded for a maximum of two years through a portfolio competition held by the School of Art for high school seniors in the spring of each year. Interested high school seniors should consult the following document for guidelines and an application:

2014-2015 TUITION SCHOLARSHIP AWARD FOR INCOMING FRESHMEN


Currently Enrolled Students

Several privately endowed scholarship grants are also competitively awarded annually by the School or Art through a portfolio competition to students already enrolled in the university who are classified as continuing majors in art. These currently include the following endowed or annual pledged monetary awards:

APPLICATION FOR PRIVATELY FUNDED ART SCHOLARSHIPS FOR CONTINUING STUDENTS


University Scholarships

In addition to School of Art scholarships and tuition waivers, a number of other university scholarships are available for incoming and current NIU students and are listed at two websites: http://www.scholarships.niu.edu/ and http://www.fa.niu.edu. Most NIU scholarships have February 1 deadlines. Prospective students may also contact:

Scholarship Office
Swen Parson 245K
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: (815)753-4829
Fax: (815)753-4145

scholarships@niu.edu

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