No Limits Scholarship

Dreams have no limit, and neither should you

Many people are full of ideas and passion, but need education and skills to transform their dreams into reality. If you’re ready to remove the barriers standing in your way by earning your degree, NCU can help.

Our No Limits Scholarship offers a number of exciting awards that range from twenty thousand dollars to full tuition. If selected, this can help remove financial obstacles and allow you to focus on what really matters – your education!

Say goodbye to limits with a degree from NCU!


How it works

To be considered for a No Limits Scholarship you must apply to NCU, start your master’s or doctoral degree program and submit an essay on or before July 30, 2018.

Ten (10) winners will be notified on August 31, 2018. One (1) applicant will receive a full tuition scholarship. Nine (9) applicants will receive $20,000 paid out in two $10,000 installments, one half way through the degree program and one upon graduation.


Essay Topic

Your essay should discuss a limitation or challenge you’ve faced in life and talk about your journey to overcome it.


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.

Student Testimonial

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


Steps to Follow
  1. Apply for any master’s or doctoral program by July 30, 2018. There is no application fee.
  2. Submit your completed essay by July 30, 2018.
  3. Start your program by July 30, 2018.

View complete eligibility requirements, terms and conditions HERE.

Have additional questions about the No Limits Scholarship? Contact us to help clarify some of them.

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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 NCU No Limits 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.