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 — 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 $5,000, is available for eligible servicemembers and veterans who have applied to a degree program within the Lowell Institute School. Applicants must be on track to completing, or have completed, their associate degree or have 60 transferrable college credits. 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.