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. 

American Chiropractic Association Scholarship

  • Deadline: September
  • Award: $1,000 - $2,500 
  • Application: Contact ACA
  • Criteria
    • Attending accredited chiropractic college
    • Member of Student Chiropractic Association
    • Minimum GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale

 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

Federation Internationale de Chiropractic du Sport
(Sponsored by LiteCure, 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

National Chiropractic Medical Insurance Company (NCMIC)

  • Deadline: April 1 each year
  • Award: 2 awards of $1,000 (one to each campus location)
  • Application: Available Online
  • Criteria:
    • GPA of 3.2 or better
    • Be within 18 months of graduation at the time of application (March)
    • Submit application and essay

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