Financial Aid - Doctor of Chiropractic

Other Scholarships

The scholarships listed below are available to students who are members of certain organizations. If you have questions about any of the scholarships listed or your eligibility for a particular scholarship program, contact the Office of Financial Aid. 

 Christian Chiropractors Association (CCA)

  • Deadline: April
  • Award: Varies annually
  • Application: Download
  • Criteria:
    • Chiropractic students
    • Member of CCA
    • Completed application and essay

Community Services Block Grant (CDBG) Scholarship

  • Deadline: Early May
  • Award: Varies
  • Application: Available online
  • Criteria:
    • Resident of DuPage County
    • Enrolled in an Illinois accredited higher education program
    • Minimum 2.5 GPA
    • Meet CSBG low-income requirements
    • For more information, call 630-407-6500

Dr. Ken Leudtke Memorial Scholarship - Presented by the WCA and LSM

  • Deadline: July 30, 2016
  • Award: $2,000
  • Application: Download
  • Criteria:
    • The individual has matriculated into a chiropractic college in the Doctor of Chiropractic program
    • The student is in the sixth trimester or higher
    • The student is a member of the Wisconsin Chiropractic Association (click here to join free of charge)
    • The student is either from Wisconsin or intends to practice in Wisconsin upon graduation
    • The student has maintained a cumulative grade point average of at least 3.1
    • Additional requirements can be viewed on the application page

Federation Internationale de Chiropractic du Sport
(Sponsored by World Federation of Chiropractic, Foot Levelers and Standard Process) 

  • Deadline: October 30 each year
  • Award: 4 awards of $1,000 each
  • Application: Download
  • Criteria
    • Full-time chiropractic student graduating during 2012 or after 
    • Essay on importance of sport chiropractic services
    • Description of your personal participation in fitness and sports
    • Description of your contributions to sports chiropractic at National University
    • Letter of recommendation from a faculty member

NBCE Annual Student Scholarship Competition

  • Deadline: August 1, 2016
  • Award: 3 awards of $2,000
  • Application: View Details
  • Criteria:
    • The author must be enrolled as a student in a US, CCE-accredited, chiropractic degree program at the time of submission.
    • The author must be in good academic standing and must have passed all of NBCE Part I.

Pinellas Park Medical District Scholarship (Florida)

  • Deadline: June 15, 2016
  • Awards: $5,000 in total scholarships ($2,500; $1,500; and $1,000)
  • Application: DOC (View Details)
  • Criteria:
    • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
    • Must have declared a major or course of study for a healthcare degree or program offered at an education institution located in the City of Pinellas Park (Florida) and the institution must be a member of the Pinellas Park Medical District
    • Must be enrolled "Full-time" or "Part-time" as a student within a health program
    • Must be in good academic standing at the institution currently attending or institution most previously attended

Standard Process

  • Deadline: Established each trimester
  • Award: 3 awards of $2,000
  • Application: PDF or DOC
  • Criteria:
    • Cumulative CGPA of 2.9 or better
    • Enrolled in trimester 2 through 9 of the DC program
    • Provide list of contributions to the college, community and chiropractic profession
    • Submit an essay on specific topic as noted on the application