Application-driven freshman scholarships

While the majority of Northwestern College scholarships are awarded by matching students with the scholarships for which they best meet the criteria, a few require separate applications. Applicants for the following scholarships must be incoming full-time freshmen.

BIOLOGY

Luke Scholarship

  • Strong evidence of Christian faith and character in school, church and/or community
  • Top 5% of high school class or with a minimum GPA of 3.8
  • Minimum ACT composite score of 28 (or comparable SAT score)
  • Intent to enter one of the following health science professions after graduating from Northwestern: physician (M.D. or D.O.), physician’s assistant, optometry, dentistry, podiatric medicine, or physical therapy
  • Preference given to applicants who are pre-medicine students

Download application

NURSING

Christian Nursing Scholarship

  • Nursing major
  • First preference for member of Wichert Reformed Church of Saint Anne, IL
  • Second preference for resident of Illinois
  • If no applicant satisfies the first and second preference criteria, any incoming freshman nursing student will be eligible for consideration

Download application




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