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Scholarships and Tuition Discounts

Scholarships and Tuition Discounts

We are excited to offer a variety of scholarships as our commitment to your academic and career success. These scholarships do not require you to repay anything, but rather help you make your college experience more affordable.

 

Scholarships for All Incoming Students

Centennial Scholarship, Value: amount varies

This merit-and need-based award was established to assist individuals who could otherwise not afford to attend college. The scholarship covers partial to full tuition and fees not covered by other aid received.

 

Scholarships for High School Graduates

Excellence Scholarship, Value: $7,200

This merit-based award recognizes excellent academic achievement, and is available to students who have earned a high school grade point average of 3.5 or above on a 4.0 scale, or a score of 26 or above on the ACT.

Scholastic Scholarship, Value: $4,000

This merit-based award is given to students who have earned a high school grade point average of 3.0 to 3.49 on a 4.0 scale, or a score of 20 to 25 on the ACT.

 

Tuition Discounts

American Hero

All current active and retired military personal and veterans enrolling in a degree or certificate program are eligible for a 15% American Hero tuition discount.

First Responders

All current active and retired first responder personnel including police, fire fighters, paramedics, and emergency medical technicians enrolling in a degree or certificate program are eligible for a 15% First Responders tuition discount.

Legacy

Immediate family members of graduates who have earned an associate degree from Northwestern College enrolling in a degree or certificate program are eligible for a 10% Legacy tuition discount.

5 Aces Club

The 5 Aces Club tuition credit was created to recognize student success. Any student receiving five “A” grades is eligible to receive a $500 tuition credit. Students must be enrolled and in good standing in a degree or certificate program.

 

Scholarships for Continuing Students

Once you become an NC student, additional scholarship opportunities will become available to you. Applications for these awards can be obtained as you continue your education.

Departmental Scholarships, Value: $2,400

These merit-based awards are given to associate in applied science degree-seeking students who are attending school full-time and have completed at least 24 credit hours. Each program grants one award per year per campus.

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