First-Year Academic Scholarships
Beginning Fall 2020
When you apply to North Park University, you will automatically be considered for academic merit scholarships, based on your academic performance in high school. Most don’t require any special application; refer to the details below for specifics on each award. You’ll be notified by the Admissions Office if you qualify for one of these awards.
Please note that scholarship and grant amounts may vary between academic years. The awards that are available during the year that you begin studies at North Park are the award amounts you will receive for the duration of your studies, as long as you maintain eligibility for the awards.
2020–2021 Merit Scholarships
|Nyvall Scholarships||$18,000 per year||Past recipients include Rachel, who had a 30 on the ACT (or 1360 on the SAT) and a 3.75 GPA, and Matt, who had a 28 on the ACT (or 1300 on the SAT) and a 3.95 GPA.|
|Presidential Scholarships||$15,000 per year||Past recipients include James, who had a 27 on the ACT (or 1260 on the SAT) and a 3.45 GPA and Lisha, who had a 26 on the ACT (or a 1230 on the SAT) and a 3.55 GPA.|
|Provost’s Scholarship||$13,000 per year||Past recipients include Brandon, who had a 25 on the ACT (or a 1200 on the SAT) and a 3.00 GPA, and Marti, who had a 23 on the ACT (or a 1130 on the SAT) and a 3.25 GPA.|
|North Park Recognition Scholarship||$9,000 per year||Awarded to well-rounded students on the basis of test scores, high school GPA, and the ability to contribute to the North Park campus community.|
|Virginia E. Hahn Memorial Scholarship||$5,000 per year||Available to students intending to teach history at the high school or college level. Learn more.|
|Lighthouse Scholarship||Varies||Available to first-generation college students from urban areas of the United States, including those who have participated in college readiness programs during high school. Awarded based on application and interview process for the Lighthouse Cohort. Learn more.|