Scholarship Events

Mark your calendars for the upcoming scholarship events. 

Event Event Details RSVP

Future Educators Scholarship Event

  • Engage with successful teachers making a difference in their classrooms.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you to thrive as an educator.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Future Educators Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Future Educators Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, October 22, 2019 

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by October 18, 2019

Innovative Careers Scholarship Event

  • Engage with leaders and professionals in your field.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you to solve complex issues.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Innovative Career Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Innovative Career Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, October 29, 2019 

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by October 25, 2019

Mighty Pen Scholarship Event

  • Engage with accomplished, professional writers.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU prepares you for career success.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Mighty Pen Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Mighty Pen Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, November 5, 2019 

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by October 29, 2019

Pre-Health Professions Scholarship Event

  • Engage with alumni physicians about succeeding in medical school and serving patients.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you to impact lives.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Pre-Health Professions Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Pre-Health Professions Essay Contest ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, November 12, 2019 

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by November 8, 2019

Art/Music/Theatre Scholarship Event

  • Engage with professional artists, musicians and performers. 
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you to inspire others.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Art/Music/Theatre Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Art/Music/Theatre Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, December 3, 2019 

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by November 29, 2019

Rising Stars Scholarship Event in Kansas City

  • Engage with leaders and professionals in many fields.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you for career success.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Kansas Rising Stars Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Kansas Rising Stars Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Sunday, January 12, 2020

4–6:30 p.m.

The College Basketball Experience, 1401 Grand Blvd., Kansas City, MO

RSVP by January 8, 2020

Mile High Achievers Scholarship Event in Denver

  • Engage with leaders and professionals in many fields.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you for career success.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Mile High Achievers Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Mile High Achievers Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Sunday, January 26, 2020

4–6:30 p.m.

Broncos Stadium at Mile High in Denver

RSVP by January 22, 2020

STEM Professions Scholarship Event

  • Engage with successful STEM innovators.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you to thrive in the STEM fields.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 STEM Professions Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 STEM Professions Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, February 11, 2020

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by February 7, 2020

Experience NWyou Scholarship Event

  • Engage with leaders and professionals in many fields.
  • Network with NWU professors, students and alumni.
  • Investigate how NWU academics prepare you for career success.
  • Attend and earn a $4,000 Experience NWyou Event Scholarship ($1,000 x 4 years).
  • Compete for an additional $6,000 Experience NWyou Essay Contest Scholarship ($1,500 x 4 years).

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

6–8:30 p.m.

Great Hall, Smith-Curtis Classroom-Administration Building

RSVP by February 14, 2020