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Transfer Scholarships

Scholarship opportunities listed below are for the 2015-2016 school year

Additional scholarships opportunities available include: NECC Scholarships | Incoming Freshman | 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 A315.

Please review all instructions and eligibility requirements prior to applying.

TRANSFER SCHOLARSHIPS
(students transferring to another institution)
Scholarship Name Criteria Application link Deadline
Edward J. Sheehan
Scholarship

A transfer scholarship for students entering a baccalaureate school, in the fall of 2015.  Award is $4,000 ($2,000/year for two years for a student in good standing.)
 
  • Minimum GPA of 2.5
  • Must verify acceptance at a 4 year college
  • Completed Transfer Scholarship Application
  • Two letters of recommendation from NECC staff or faculty
  • Personal statement demonstrating financial need (minimum 250 words)

Application process is now closed

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

TBD
Haverhill Community Television Transfer Scholarship A transfer scholarship for students entering a baccalaureate school in Fall of 2015. Award is $5,000 ($2,500/year for two years for a student in good standing, – two awards available.)
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Must verify acceptance at a 4 year college
  • Completed Transfer Scholarship Application
  • One letter of recommendation
  • Must be receiving Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts or related major with a focus on media & communications
  • Personal statement including description of any involvement in NECC community or local community and your interest in a career in media (250 words)
  • Essay: How do you believe the emerging new media and technology will impact the future of local news gathering and dissemination? (250 words)

Application process is now closed

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

TBD
Dr. John Spurk Memorial Scholarship
($500 award
may be transferred) Check the box on the NECC Scholarship Application
  • Must meet all Friends of NECC general scholarship criteria plus:
  • Minimum GPA of 3.2
  • Liberal Arts major with 12 Liberal Arts completed at NECC by the end of the Fall 2014 semester
  • Merrimack Valley resident
  • Additional essay: “How may a student use his/her education to improve his/her life and the world in general and make a contribution to society?” (200-500 words)

Application Process is now closed.  

Letter of Recommendation & all applicable essays are to be emailed as attachments to: scholarships@necc.mass.edu

TBD
PACE Transfer Scholarship
Check the box on the NECC Scholarship Application
  • Must meet all Friends of NECC general scholarship criteria
  • Students must be participants in PACE Program

 

Application Process is now closed.  

Letter of Recommendation & all applicable essays are to be emailed as attachments to: scholarships@necc.mass.edu

TBD

 

Applicants usually receive notification by the beginning of July. Recipients must write a thank you note for the donor, as well as return a signed letter showing they agree to the terms of the award.

 

Payment Information for Transfer Scholarship Awards

Awards are paid directly to the student’s transfer school. Recipients must forward a copy of their transfer school tuition bill to:
NECC Office of Institutional Advancement
Attention Cheryl Dick
100 Elliott Street, Haverhill MA 01830
or
You may fax your bill to 978-556-3645 or email Cheryl Dick at
cdick@necc.mass.edu.

Instructions will be included in the scholarship award letter.

If you have any questions, please contact Lindsay Graham in the Office of Institutional Advancement at 978-556-3629 or scholarships@necc.mass.edu.