Northcentral University wants to help remove barriers to higher education — that’s why we created the Onward and Upward Scholarship. We understand that going to graduate school requires a financial commitment and that any assistance can make a difference.How It Works
To be considered for an Onward and Upward Scholarship, you must apply to NCU, start your master’s or doctoral program, and submit an essay on or before August 31, 2020. Recipients will be announced on or before October 2, 2020.Essay Topic
Your essay should tell us about an obstacle you have risen above, and how education helped you.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.
- Apply for any master’s or doctoral program by August 31, 2020. There is no application fee.
- Submit your completed essay by August 31, 2020.
- Start your program by August 31, 2020.
Nicole Hutchinson was one of eight recipients of the Northcentral University Values Scholarship. Listen to her story!