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The Alumnae Awards 6 STEM Scholarships for 2019-2020

EVANSTON, Ill. --- The Alumnae of Northwestern University has selected six students to receive 2019-2020 Alumnae of Northwestern University STEM scholarships, which are awarded to students who excel in a STEM major (science, technology, engineering, mathematics). The intent of this scholarship program, which began in 2010, is to free students from work commitments so they may more vigorously pursue their chosen area of study and other university endeavors. Students are selected on the basis of academic excellence and financial need.  Click to read more about these outstanding students.


Congratulations to US Navy Vice Admiral, Lisa Franchetti

Congratulations to US Navy Vice Admiral, Lisa Franchetti (2016 Alumnae Award) for being announced as one of three recipients of the 2019 Northwestern Alumni Medal--Northwestern Alumni Association’s highest honor. Her medal will be presented at the President's Alumni Panel: My Northwestern Direction, Friday, October 25, 2019, 1:45-3 p.m., at Norris Center.

The Alumnae Awards $120,000 in Grants for NU Projects

EVANSTON, Ill. --- After a review of 63 proposals, The Alumnae of Northwestern University has awarded full or partial funding to 25 projects sponsored by Northwestern entities or schools, including the Block Museum of Art; Deering Library; Norris University Center; School of Communication; Feinberg School of Medicine; The Graduate School; Medill School of Journalism, Media, Integrated Marketing Communications; McCormick School of Engineering; School of Education and Social Policy; and Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences.

Alumnae Grants 2019

No further proposals will be accepted. It is now past the deadline of January, 31, 2019, for proposals.