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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 2014 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.

Application process is now closed

Mail completed scholarship package to the address provided. For more information, please contact the Lindsay Graham at 978-556-3629.

TBD

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 2014 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.

Application process is now closed

Mail completed scholarship package to the address provided. For more information, please contact the Lindsay Graham at 978-556-3629.

TBD

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.

 

 

Nomination process 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

 TBD