Destination Greatness Scholarship

Aspire for greatness with a degree from NCU!

There’s no limit to what you can accomplish if you have vision and commitment, and are willing to put in the work. Often, having the right education is also important, which is why we’ve created the Destination Greatness scholarship.

This exciting new offer includes full tuition opportunities as well as rewards that can cut the tuition cost of earning a degree in half.


How it works

This offer includes three (3) full tuition scholarships. Additionally, we are offering three (3) 50% off scholarships, in which the recipient will receive one class at no cost for each class they pay for throughout their degree program. This allows the recipient to earn their degree for up to half the normal cost of tuition!

To be considered, you must apply to NCU, start your eligible degree program and submit an essay on or before May 27, 2019. All recipients will be notified by June 28, 2019. New master’s and doctoral students are eligible.


Essay Topic

Your essay should tell us about your ultimate dream or goal, and describe the role education plays in helping make it a reality.


Essay Guidelines

Use the form below to submit either a 500-700 word essay (maximum two pages, double-spaced), or a 2-4 minute audio or video file (minimum 2 minutes, maximum 4 minutes) in one of the following formats: .MOV, .MPEG4, .MP4, .MP3, .WAV, .AVI, .MV4, or .WMV not to exceed 25MB.

View, complete eligibility requirements, terms and conditions here.

Have additional questions about the Destination Greatness Scholarship? Contact us to help clarify some of them.

Steps to Follow
  1. Apply for any master’s or doctoral program by May 27, 2019. There is no application fee.
  2. Submit your completed essay by May 27, 2019.
  3. Start your program by May 27, 2019.

Student Testimonial

Nicole Hutchinson was one of eight recipients of the Northcentral University Values Scholarship. Listen to her story!


Essay Submission Form

Files must be less than 25 MB.
Allowed file types: doc docx avi mov mp3 wav mpeg4 mp4 wmv.
By submitting the Destination Greatness Scholarship, you hereby authorize Northcentral University and those acting pursuant to its authority to: Use any quotes attributable to me in printed or electronic material. Use my name, likeness, and biographical material in connection with these quotes. Exhibit or distribute such material in whole or in part without restrictions or limitation for any educational or promotional purpose which Northcentral University and those acting pursuant to its authority deem appropriate.