Lead the Way Scholarship

Multiple full tuition scholarships now available

Moving into leadership is a common career goal, but it often requires more than just experience to achieve. The right education can help you gain the specific skills and abilities it takes to become a true leader. If you’re interested in stepping into leadership, and want to use the power of education to help you get there, our new Lead the Way Scholarship may help. This offer includes eight (8) full tuition awards designed to help remove the financial barrier that may be standing in the way.

This is a unique opportunity to get back into class and reduce the cost of your education. The scholarship consists of multiple offers, including full tuition awards. So if you’re ready to start working toward your future goals, now’s the time to start!


How it works

This offer includes eight (8) full tuition scholarships. All new master’s and doctoral students that apply to NCU, start their degree program and submit an essay on or before August 26, 2019 are eligible. All winners will be notified by October 4, 2019.


Essay Topic

Your essay should discuss your definition of leadership and explore your goals as a future leader in your field or within your organization.


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 Scholarship? Contact us to help clarify some of them.

Steps to Follow
  1. Apply for any master’s or doctoral program by August 26, 2019. There is no application fee.
  2. Submit your completed essay by August 26, 2019.
  3. Start your program by August 26, 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 Lead the Way 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.