This scholarship is awarded to a sophomore student majoring in History Education. The recipient must be from the 5-county region of Northeast Colorado (Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Yuma or Washington County.) The recipient must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, and must be transferring to a 4-year college or university.
Applicants must submit unofficial transcripts and a cover letter that includes the following information:
- a statement of why applicant should be considered for this scholarship;
- a list of clubs or activities involved with while attending Northeastern; and
- his/her future plans after leaving Northeastern.
This scholarship was founded by Robert and Deborah Fillion in 2016. The purpose of the Fillion History Scholarship is to provide a sophomore scholarship to benefit Northeastern Junior College students who are majoring in History Education.