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Northeastern Junior College Foundation

Northeastern Junior College Foundation

The NJC Foundation helps donors help others through gifts that support NJC's needs, higher education scholarships, grants, and legacy gifts.

Northeastern Junior College Foundation endows and promotes the future of NJC, supports its students and faculty through solicitation of funds, manages investments and recognizes of donations and provision of scholarships. Each gift does make a difference.

2018-2019 Board of Directors

John Sonnenberg, President
E.J Wright, Vice President
Loretta Davidson, Treasurer
Jay Brammer, Secretary
Scott Heath, Member
Carol Kiel, Advisory Council, Liaison
Mark Kokes, Alumni Board, Liaison
Jim Smith, Member
Chip Steger, Member

Through the HOPE Scholarship, students from Northeastern's five county region in Northeast Colorado who choose to come to Northeastern directly following high school graduation are eligible to apply.  The scholarship award is $500 per semester for up to 4 semesters.  The HOPE scholarship is funded by donations from generous champions that support Northeastern. Please consider financially supporting the HOPE scholarship!


Graduate from a high school located in the five-county service area: (Logan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, or Yuma county)

  • Earn a 2.5 cumulative GPA in your 6th, 7th, or 8th semester of high school.
  • Attend Northeastern full-time in the fall term immediately following high school graduation.

TO MAINTAIN ELIGIBILITY or to earn scholarship while attending Northeastern:

  • Earn a 3.0 Term GPA OR earn a 2.5 Term GPA and log 50 studying hours in the Monahan Learning Center (MLC).
  • Attend Northeastern full-time each term, starting with the fall term immediately following high school graduation.