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The NECC Knight with 8 NECC students eligible to apply for the Knight’s First-Year Scholarship.

The NECC Knight’s First-Year Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for new incoming students enrolling at NECC.

Thank You to the Following Supporters Whose Generosity Has Helped Make This Opportunity Possible for Our Students!

Supporters In Memoriam 
BankProv  Agnes & Francis J. Bevilacqua
Gannett Welsh & Kotler, LLC  Eugene Connolly
Haverhill Bank  
Institution for Savings Charitable Foundation  
National Grid  
North Shore Bank  
Rotary Club of Haverhill  
Torrisi Family  


First Year Knight’s Scholarship Award

The NECC Knight’s First-Year Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship, which is split over two semesters ($500 for fall 2022/$500 for spring 2023).

The number of awards available vary. 


  • Applicants must be admitted to Northern Essex Community College for Fall 2022
  • No GPA requirement to apply. Must earn a 2.5 GPA or above fall semester to receive funds spring semester
  • Thank you note must be written prior to scholarship being awarded
  • A degree seeking student intending to complete their Certificate and/or Associate Degree at NECC
  • Must enroll in 6 or more credits in each fall and spring semester
  • A letter of recommendation from a coach, teacher, spiritual advisor, employer, etc. is required

(All student types: high school seniors, including those who have or are enrolled in Early College or Dual Enrolled courses, GED recipients, transfer students, veterans, and adult learners are welcome to apply.)


The application period is closed. 




For more information, please contact the Admission Office at

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