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Incoming Freshman Scholarship

Incoming Freshman Scholarships listed below are for the 2014-2015 academic year

Additional scholarships opportunities available include: NECC Scholarships | Transfer Scholarships | Retention

Northern Essex Community College has a number of scholarship awards available to students from private donors, through the Office of Institutional Advancement located on our Haverhill Campus, Bentley Library – Room A317.

Incoming Freshman Scholarship
(for registered NECC students only)
Scholarship Name Criteria Application link Deadline

NECC Alumni Incoming Freshman Scholarship

3 awards available at $1,000 ($500 fall / $500 spring)

  • Completed Incoming Freshman Application form
  • One Letter of Recommendation from high school teacher or guidance counselor
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA from high school
  • High school transcript (may be unofficial)
  • Must be registered at NECC for minimum of 9 credits for Fall 2015 semester
  • Brief personal statement (1-2 paragraphs) with answer to the following:
    • Describe your educational and career goals.
    • Describe how a scholarship from NECC will help you achieve those goals.

The application cycle is now closed.

Mail completed scholarship package to the address provided or email files as attachments to scholarships@necc.mass.edu

For more information, please contact the Lindsay Graham at 978-556-3629.

May 1, 2015

NECC Foundation, Inc. Incoming Freshman Scholarship

(Awards range from $500-$1,000)

  • Completed Incoming Freshman Application
  • One Letter of Recommendation from high school teacher or guidance counselor
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA from high school
  • High school transcript (may be unofficial)
  • Must be registered at NECC for minimum of 6 credits for Fall 20154 semester
  • Brief personal statement (1-2 paragraphs) with answers to the following:
    • Describe your educational and career goals.
    • Describe how a scholarship from NECC will help you achieve those goals.

The application cycle is now closed.

Mail completed scholarship package to the address provided or email files as attachments to scholarships@necc.mass.edu

For more information, please contact the Lindsay Graham at 978-556-3629.

May 1, 2015

NECC Presidential Scholars Program

10 to 15 awards available at $2,000 ($1,000 fall 2015/ $1,000 fall 2016)

 

The following must be submitted on your behalf by a high school guidance counselor or teacher:

  • Completed Presidential Scholar Nomination Form
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA from high school
  • Current high school transcript (may be unofficial)
  • Letter of Reference
  • List of Extracurricular Activities/Positions Held/Work Experience

To support your nomination please apply to NECC and register for classes as soon as possible.

Please ask your guidance counselor/teacher to recommend you for this award.

 

The application cycle is now closed.

Guidance Counselors and Teachers should submit all required files as attachments to scholarships@necc.mass.edu. For more information, please contact Lindsay Graham at 978-556-3629

April 1, 2015

RM Technologies, Inc. Engineering Scholarship

1 award at $2,000*

*If original criteria is maintained the award may be renewable for $2,000 in the student’s second year at NECC

 

 

  • Completed RM Technologies, Inc. Engineering Scholarship Application
  • One Letter of Recommendation from high school teacher or guidance counselor
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA from high school
  • Must be entering NECC trough the Lawrence, MA school system
  • Must be Engineering Science Major
  • Must have significant financial need
  • Must be registered at NECC for minimum of 12 credits for fall 2015; must maintain full time enrollment (12 or more credits)
  • Brief personal statement (1-2 paragraphs) with answers to the following:
    • o Describe your financial need and the reasons a scholarship would help with your educational goals.
    • o Describe your interest in the Engineering Science major and your future career goals.

 

 

The application cycle is now closed.

Mail completed scholarship package to the address provided or email files as attachments to scholarships@necc.mass.edu

For more information, please contact Lindsay Graham at 978-556-3629

 

May 1, 2015