Participants bid for items during the Northwestern Scholarship Auction.

Scholarship Auction Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017

The Scholarship Auction, sponsored by Northwestern's National Alumni Board, is an annual event that raises money for student scholarships. Auction proceeds are added to the endowed Alumni Scholarship, which funds scholarships for approximately 50 students.

A Northwestern tradition, the auction is known for being a time of spirited fun and generous giving. Contact the alumni office if you want to donate an item for the auction. One easy way to donate is by shopping the Northwestern auction wish list at

Scholarship Auction 2016

Total raised $32,000
Number of guests 500
Items for bid 400
Scholarship Auction Grand Total More than $850,000