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Scholarship Opportunities

The companies providing the following scholarship opportunities are in no way affiliated with, or endorsed by, Northwest Nazarene University (NNU). The intent of this page is to provide information about scholarships for which we have become aware through the respective companies' marketing efforts. There is no guarantee any NNU student will receive any of the offers mentioned below. The application for each of these scholarships is separate and independent of NNU. Please refer to the respective websites for application information, and read carefully the scholarship application and eligibility requirements.

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When applying for scholarships, always be careful with your identity:

  • Do not give your social security or driver's license number
  • Do not give your NNU username or password
  • Do not give credit card or personal financial information
  • Be careful when responding to email messages from unknown sources offering scholarship or financial aid


DevTeam.Space STEM Scholarship

Sponsor:  DevTeam.Space
Amount: $1000
Requirement:  online application and 500 word essay (topic on application website)
Deadline:  March 1, 2019 (before 12PM PST)

  • Must be 13 years of age or older
  • Must be in the United States

How to Apply

Intermountain Medical Imaging Scholarship

Sponsor:  Intermountain Medical Imaging
Amount: $1000
Requirement:  completion of online from and 500 word essay on how the student has made a difference in our community and what they hope to accomplish in the world of healthcare
Deadline:  April 30, 2019

  • Must have a 3.0 GPA
  • Graduate(d) from an Idaho high school
  • Provide details and experiences from community service student has participated in over the last 4 years
  • Show proof of acceptance/active enrollment in undergrad school
  • Currently be a high school senior or college freshman

How to Apply

Dapper Goat Scholarship

Sponsor:  Dapper Goat Social Media
Amount: $500
Requirement:  1,000 word essay on how social media marketing will change over the next five years (more details on website)
Deadline:  June 15, 2019 (by 10PM EST)

  • Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Accepted application to US accredited college or university
  • High School diploma or GED

How to Apply

Veterans & Military Scholarship

SponsorSink Law
Amount: $1000
Requirement:  online application form and a 500-1000 word essay response to 1 of 3 topics found on scholarship website
Deadline:  June 15, 2019

  • Must currently be serving in the military, honorably discharged, or have an active duty or retired military spouse or parent
    • all military branches apply
  • Accepted into or currently enrolled in an accredited U.S. junior college, college, or university
  • Currently have a GPA of 3.0 or higher

How to Apply

Dolphin Galleries Scholarship for the Visual & Creative Arts

SponsorDolphin Galleries
Amount: $1000
Requirement:  Put together a selection of your best 5 works, with a 100 word description of each, that relate to the expression of culture in the modern age.
Deadline:  June 30, 2019 (by 9:00 AM PST)

  • Must be attending or planning to enroll in an accredited U.S. college or university during the 2019-2020 academic year
  • Must be in good academic standing
  • Details on submitting applications are on scholarship website

How to Apply

Square Cow Moovers Scholarship for Community Impact

Sponsor:  Square Cow Movers
Amount: $1000
Requirement:  online application, letter of recommendation, essay (1800-2500 words, topic on scholarship website) 
Deadline:  July 1, 2019

  • Must be resident of the United States or its territories
  • Must be either
    • a currently enrolled student at an accredited college/university
    • a high school student accepted as an incoming freshman at an accredited college/university for the current year

How to Apply

Corban Gunn Scholarship

SponsorCorban Gunn, Attorney at Law
Amount: $1000
Requirement:  500+ word essay on "What book changed your life and why?"
Deadline:  July 12, 2019

  • Must  be attending/planning to attend any college or graduate school in the U.S.
  • Students must be attending/plan on attending for their first year
    • Digital copy of acceptance letter will be required

How to Apply

The Bellhops $10,000 "Moving Forward" Scholarship

Sponsor:  Bellhops
Amount: $10,000
Requirement:  application form (downloaded from site), academic transcript, current photo, 1000-1250 word essay explaining importance of your major and how you plan to use it to make an impact
Deadline:  September 15, 2019

  • Be enrolled, or planning to enroll, at an accredited undergraduate college/university in 2019
  • GPA of 3.0 or higher

How to Apply

Caitlan Wallace Memorial Scholarship

SponsorIPE Woods USA
Amount: $1500
Requirement:  3 page essay (topic, format, and writing guidelines available on scholarship website)
Deadline:  December 15th, 2019

  • Student who needs financial assistance to fulfill their college dreams
  • Must submit an official document that proves current association with your school

How to Apply


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