Helping Pave the Way for Your Future
Our goal is to make students’ education more affordable. To achieve that, we offer a variety of need- and merit-based scholarship opportunities.
Prospective students and applicants who are interested in pursuing a bachelor’s degree program may be eligible for:
- Professional Advancement and Lowell Institute Scholarships—Both scholarships are awarded to deserving students who have been admitted to a College of Professional Studies program. To be eligible for both awards, applicants must have earned a minimum 40 transferrable college credits and a 3.0 GPA. Awards typically range from $6,000 to $10,000.
- Community College Scholarships—Students with a conferred associate degree from one of our partner community colleges may be eligible for a scholarship of up to $5,000. Applicants must have maintained at least a 2.5 GPA and submitted a complete FAFSA to the Northeastern Student Financial Services Office. A list of our partner community colleges can be found on our community college transfer page.
- Dean’s “Break Through” Scholarship—New incoming Northeastern students are eligible for the Dean’s “Break Through” Scholarship. To be considered for this scholarship, worth up to $10,000, students must be nominated by an advisor, faculty member, mentor, or manager. Nominations can be made online.
- Ruby Linn Foundation Scholarships for Servicemembers and Veterans—This scholarship, worth up to $10,000, is available for eligible servicemembers and veterans who have applied to a degree program within the Lowell Institute School. Scholarship funds can be applied to tuition or education-related expenses and are renewable annually. Full application details can be found on the College of Professional Studies website.
Applicants selected for the above scholarships will receive a formal letter via email. Award value is divided throughout the academic year, as long as the student continues to meet the scholarship criteria.