Scholarships

Scholarships can be a great way to help pay for your education. There are many scholarships for NIU students, including several just for engineering and engineering technology majors. You can search and apply for all NIU scholarships on MyScholarships.

Donations to our engineering and engineering technology scholarships are greatly appreciated. For more information, please contact Josh Muller at jmuller1@niu.edu or 815-753-1910.

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Engineering and Engineering Technology Scholarships

Scholarship Name Area of Study Maximum Award
Carter Opportunity Loan Repayment Program

All majors; for women of Hispanic or Latin descent; first-generation college students with federally subsidized student loans

Up to $20,000

Joseph Bittorf Memorial Scholarship Fund in Industrial and Systems Engineering

Industrial and systems engineering $1,000
Dennis Cesarotti Scholarship in Safety and Industrial Hygiene Majoring in industrial management and technology, environmental safety and health emphasis $1,000
Crane Composites Expendable Scholarship in Engineering and Engineering Technology All majors $2,500
Engineering and Technology Alumni Society (ETAS) Endowed Scholarship All majors $2,000
Arthur D. and Florence S. Graffam Engineering Technology Scholarship Fund Electrical engineering technology or manufacturing engineering technology $1,000
Romualdas and Nijole Kasuba Endowed Scholarship Mechanical engineering $1,000
Anthony L. Manne Scholarship in Engineering Technology Engineering eechnology $1,000
Max Zar Scholarship in Engineering All majors $1,000
“Doc” and Betty Newell Scholarship Electrical engineering or electrical engineering technology $1,000

OMRON Scholarship

Electrical engineering $1,000
Road Builder Charities Scholarship Construction management or engineering $3,000
Engineering and Technology Leadership Tuition Program All majors $5,000
Dr. Earl Hansen Legacy Scholarship Engineering technology, interested in degree in safety $1,000
Paul D. Yaney Memorial Engineering Scholarship Mechanical engineering or engineering technology $1,000