Financial Aid - Other Scholarships

Financial Aid - Other Scholarships

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SCHOLARSHIP

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Opportunities

The companies providing the following scholarship opportunities are in no way affiliated with, or endorsed by, Northwest Nazarene University (NNU). The intent of this page is to provide information about scholarships for which we have become aware through the respective companies' marketing efforts. There is no guarantee that any NNU student will receive any of the offers mentioned below. The application for each of these scholarships is separate and independent of NNU. Please refer to the respective websites for application information, and read carefully the scholarship application and eligibility requirements.

For more scholarship searches, visit our Links & Resources webpage.

 

When applying for scholarships, always be careful with your identity:

  • Do not give your social security or driver's license number
  • Do not give your NNU username or password
  • Do not give credit card or personal financial information
  • ​Be careful when responding to email messages from unknown sources offering scholarships or financial aid​
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NNU Specific Scholarships

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Other Scholarships

Fountain Valley Dental Care Scholarship Fund

Sponsor:  Fountain Valley Dental
 

Amount: $1,000

 

Requirement:  750 word Essay prompt and application found here.

 

Deadline:  December 1st, 2022

 

Eligibility:

  • Enrollment verification at an accredited university, community college, online college or high school
  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Scholarship winner must submit a self-photo with Fountain Valley Dental Careaward
  • Winner will also grant permission to Fountain Valley Dental Care to use the self-photo for future promotional use of the Fountain Valley Dental Care Fund

Scottsdale Wealth Advisory Scholarship Fund

Sponsor:  Scottsdale Wealth Advisory
 

Amount: $10,000

 

Requirement:  750-word essay prompt and application here.

 

Deadline:  December 1st, 2022

 

Eligibility:

  • Enrollment verification at an accredited university, community college, online college or high school
  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • Minimum 2.0 GPA
  • Scholarship winner must submit a self-photo with Scottsdale Wealth Advisory award
  • Winner will also grant permission to Scottsdale Wealth Advisory  to use the self-photo for future promotional use of the Scottsdale Wealth Advisory  Fund

HireNest Scholarship Program

Sponsor:  HireNest
 

Amount: $5,000

 

Requirement:  Submit Application, Transcript, and Recommendation here.

 

Deadline:  Year Round

 

Eligibility:

  • Currently enrolled at an accredited college or university in the United States of America (U.S.) or living in the U.S. and attending an accredited online college or university.
  • Pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in Human Resources or an HR-related program (such as Business, Organizational Development or Leadership, Labor Relations, etc.).
  • Undergraduate students must have completed at least one HR management course and have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or greater on a 4.0 scale.
  • Graduate students must be enrolled in or have completed at least one HR class with at least a 3.00 cumulative grade point average on a 4.0 scale.

Citizens Scholarship

Sponsor:  Citizens Bank
 

Amount: $15,000 Grand Prize, $2,500 Quarterly and Monthly Prizes

 

Requirement:  Submit Application found here.

 

Deadline: Year Round 

 

Eligibility:

  • High school seniors, undergrad and graduate students as well as parents or sponsors of high school, undergrad or graduate students.
  • Students must plan on attending college, or be currently enrolled at least half-time in an eligible, accredited undergrad/grad post-secondary institution.

Ascent Scholarships

Sponsor:  Ascent

 

Amount: $1,000 

 

Requirement:  Submit Application found here

 

Deadline:  Varies

 

Eligibility:

  • 18+ at the time of entry
  • Citizen or permanent resident of the U.S.
  • Enrolled in a degree program at least half-time, or technical skills training program OR are the parent or legal guardian of a person who is enrolled in a degree program at least half-time, or technical skills training program in a high school or post-secondary educational institution

Discover Student Loans Scholarship Award

Sponsor:  Discover
 

Amount: $5,000

 

Requirement:  Follow links and instructions to register

 

Deadline:  Awarded 12 times annually

 

Eligibility:

  • Must be a US citizen or resident
  • Must be at least 16 and be a high school senior, enrolled at least half time in a degree-granting college in the US, a student who has earned a GED, or a parent of a student that meets a previous requirement

CollegeAve Monthly Sweepstakes

Sponsor:  CollegeAve
 

Amount: $1,000

 

Requirement:  Follow links and instructions to register

 

Deadline:  Awarded 12 times annually

 

Eligibility:

  • Must be a US citizen or resident
  • Must be a high school or post-secondary student or a parent of a high school or post-secondary student
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