Scholarships for International Students

YOU WORKED HARD TO GET HERE AND WE WANT TO REWARD YOU!

 

At North Central, we offer quality academic and co-curricular programs, small classes, excellent support services and a variety of competitive merit-based scholarships to help make exceeding your personal best possible. Your achievements and special talents in other academic and activity areas, like education and the fine arts, could result in additional scholarship opportunities as well. Detailed information about North Central's 2022-2023 cost estimates can be found by clicking here.

International Freshmen Applicants - Fall 2023

*Awarded at the time of admission. No additional application needed!
*Renewable to students who remain in good academic standing.

International Freshman Scholarship G.P.A Awarded Amount
International Presidential 3.6-4.0 $32,000
International Dean 3.1-3.5 $30,000
International Honor >3.0 $28,000

 

International Transfer Applicants - Fall 2023

*Awarded at the time of admission. No additional application needed!
*Renewable to students who remain in good academic standing.

International Transfer Scholarship G.P.A Awarded Amount
International Excellence 3.6-4.0 $29,000
International Success 3.1-3.5 $28,000
International Merit >3.0 $27,000


Additional International Student Scholarships

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)

  • $3,000 per academic year.
  • Must be a Transfer student and a member of PTK, an international honor society at community colleges, and the community college must be the most recently attended college.
  • Limited to six semesters (three academic years).

Talent Scholarships

As an incoming student, you may audition for talent scholarships in the areas of music, theatre, art, and forensics. They are renewable depending on department funding and your continued participation. For further information, contact your admission counselor.

Alumni Scholarship

Incoming students can be recommended by an alumnus/alumna of North Central College to receive a $1,000 annual scholarship. Please contact your admission counselor with questions.  Each alum is only entitled to one recommendation per school year and students cannot stack alumni scholarships to receive more than one.  If you know an alum, have them recommend you for this scholarship through the Alumni Office!

    Donor/Endowed Scholarships

    North Central offers a number of endowed scholarships for first-year, transfer or continuing students funded by generous graduates and community members.  These scholarships often require study in a particular field or participation in campus or community activities.  They require an additional application form and have early deadlines.