Spring Forward Scholarship

It’s time to Spring Forward – in your education and your career!

Spring is the time for growth and renewal. It’s also a fantastic time to refocus on your goals in life, like returning to school and earning your degree.

Our Spring Forward Scholarship can help you move ahead with your plans by making your degree more affordable than ever. In fact, if selected, it can cut the overall cost of your degree in half.


How it works

All scholarship recipients receive one class at no cost for each class they pay for throughout their entire degree program. This allows recipients to earn their degrees for half the normal cost of tuition!

To be considered for this scholarship you must apply to NCU, start your master’s or doctoral degree program and submit an essay on or before April 30, 2018. Ten (10) winners will be notified on June 1, 2018.


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.

Your essay should discuss how your degree will be the start of a new beginning in your life, your career or help you otherwise meet one of your goals.

View, complete eligibility requirements, terms and conditions here.

Steps to Follow
  1. Apply for any master’s or doctoral program by April 30, 2018.
  2. Submit your completed essay by April 30, 2018.
  3. Start your program by April 30, 2018.

View complete eligibility requirements, terms and conditions HERE.

Have additional questions about the Spring Forward 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 Spring Forward essay, 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.