Scholarships Open in Oregon 2018

Video Game Design Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Amount: $1,000

Looking to award a driven, passionate individual in order to better help them cultivate their vision in the world of gaming and technological advancement.

PB&J Scholarship

Deadline: December 20, 2018
Amount: $1,000

This scholarship was started in Hawai’i with the goal to help students who may not have the highest GPA’s but have the drive to achieve their dreams. Since then, our funding has grown and we are now looking to give out scholarships to students studying in Oregon this year.

USPAACC College Scholarship

Deadline: March 29, 2019
Amount: $5,000

High school seniors of Asian Pacific Island heritage beginning full-time study at an accredited post-secondary educational institution in the United States.

Doctoral Research Awards

Deadline: December 7, 2018
Amount: Varies

Research awards are intended to directly support dissertation research.

The Seneca Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Amount: Varies

The top three students with the most outstanding essays will be awarded a $10,000, $7,000 and $5,000 college scholarship.

Good Shepherd Community Health Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: February 28, 2019
Amount: Varies

Award is based on merit, rather than financial need. To be considered as a scholarship recipient you must have completed at least one year of study towards your chosen area by the time the scholarship is awarded in June of the current school year. Scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $3,000 will be awarded.

Redfin Scholarship

Deadline: January 31, 2019
Amount: $3,500

This $2,500 scholarship is a way for Redfin to help one student on his or her journey through higher education.

VRtrepreneur Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Amount: $1,000

Funding tomorrow’s top technology entrepreneurs.

United State Institute of Peace Scholarship

Deadline: November 18, 2018
Amount: $2,500

Dedicated to supporting top academics in a variety of fields for a wider understanding of managing conflict and effectively build sustainable peace.

STEM Major Scholarship

Deadline: April 19, 2019
Amount: $3,000

Currently pursuing a graduate degree at any accredited academic institution in the United States and living in the United States in an eligible major that supports the mission of AFCEA Educational Foundation.

ASPIRE Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Amount: $500

This scholarship is intended for incoming freshmen who have participated in their high school’s ASPIRE program.

The Bilingual Teacher Scholars Program

Deadline: January 15, 2019
Amount: Full Ride

Seeking outstanding bilingual/bicultural high school and community college students interested in education careers.

Diversity Commitment Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Amount: $4,000

This scholarship is intended for incoming students who have promoted diversity within their community.

General University Scholarship Program

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: Varies

Awards vary between $1000 – $3000. This scholarship is awarded for one year only.

Presidential Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $9,000

Presidential Scholars receive up to $36,000 over four years of undergraduate study—$9,000 per year.

Stamps Scholarship

Deadline: November 15, 2018
Amount: Varies

This scholarship is provided by the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation in partnership with the University of Oregon.

Apex Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: Varies

The Apex Scholarship can be combined with other UO scholarships, including the Presidential, Diversity Excellence, and General University Scholarships.

The Summit Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: Varies

The Summit Scholarship can be combined with other UO scholarships, including the Presidential, Diversity Excellence, and General University Scholarships.

Betty Foster McCue Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $5,000

Awards of $5,000 will be made to up to three doctoral candidates in the final year of their doctoral programs in the upcoming academic year.

David S Easly Memorial Award

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $1,000

This award is designed to support outstanding masters and doctoral students pursuing a degree related to environmental conservation and preservation.

Gary E. Smith Summer Professional Development Award

Deadline: February 16, 2019
Amount: $3,000

The award is designed to support up to four outstanding masters and doctoral students pursuing academic, professional development or training enrichment opportunities during summer term.

Graduate Teaching Excellence Award

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $1,000

Designed for those who have demonstrated a commitment to developing their instructional skills, while at the same time excelling in their academic degree program.

Margaret McBride Lehrman Fellowship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $10,000

This fellowship will provide the recipient with a stipend of $10,000 for the upcoming academic year.

Sandra Morgen Public Impact Graduate Fellowship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $6,000

This fellowship will provide up to two graduate student recipients with a stipend of $6,000 for the upcoming academic year.

Southeast Asian Studies Award

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $1,500

This $1,500 award was established through an endowment from Norman Sundberg, Professor Emeritus, Psychology, and Donna Sundberg.

Dissertation Research Fellowships

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: Varies

These fellowships are designed to support outstanding doctoral students and promote excellence in research at the University of Oregon.

Beauty + Wellness Scholarship for Women

Deadline: January 1, 2019
Amount: $1,000

Established to provide financial support to college women who are striving to lead healthy lifestyles.

Grieg Lodge Academic Scholarship

Deadline: February 15, 2019
Amount: $500

This $500 grant is awarded to an individual or group working on a project or event related to Scandinavian culture that will benefit and enrich the public.

The Clubs of America Scholarship Program

Deadline: August 31, 2019
Amount: $1,000

One gift totaling $1,000 will be awarded at the beginning of fall semester in each year.

The Clubs of America Scholarship Program

Deadline: August 31, 2019
Amount: $1,000

One gift totaling $1,000 will be awarded at the beginning of fall semester in each year.

Oregon Promise

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Amount: Varies

A state grant that helps to cover tuition costs at any Oregon community college for recent high school graduates and GED® test graduates.

ACPE Scholarships

Deadline: March 4, 2019
Amount: $2,000

They may allocate up to $10,000 for scholarships of up to $2,000 each for students in Oregon and Washington.

Oregon PTA Teacher Education Scholarship

Deadline: March 30, 2019
Amount: $500

Oregon residents who are studying for a teaching degree at an Oregon public college or university.

NROTC & NROTC Marine Option Scholarship

Deadline: May 1, 2019
Amount: Varies

Applicants are asked to pick five colleges or universities on their scholarship application, must be for a different NROTC unit, and one must be a state school, not necessarily in the candidate’s home state.

Abby’s Closet Dreams Can Come True Scholarship

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Amount: $2,000

Applicant must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better, and is intending to pursue post-secondary education (college, university, trade school, etc.)

AmericanTrucks Student Scholarships

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Amount: $2,000

Two scholarships will be awarded for the fall semester and two scholarships will be awarded for the spring semester each year.

Oregon Community Leadership Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Amount: Varies

Open to US undergraduate and graduate students seeking a career in the finance industry.

The BadCredit.org Wealth Wise Scholarship

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Amount: $1,000

Open to US undergraduate and graduate students seeking a career in the finance industry.

WACE National Co-Op Scholarship Program

Deadline: Ferbuary 19, 2019
Amount: Varies

The largest independently sponsored merit co-op scholarship program in the United States, WACE will award up to 160 merit co-op scholarships for a total value of $4,200,000.

The Recovery Village Health Care Scholarship

Deadline: June 30, 2019
Amount: $1,000

The Recovery Village is offering a $1,000 scholarship to students pursuing a medical-related course of study.

Oregon Wheat Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: February 1, 2019
Amount: $1,000

A $1,000 scholarship for graduating seniors is offered to recognize graduates from each of the Oregon Wheat Growers League counties or regions.

Denny’s Hungry for Education Scholarship Program

Deadline: December 31, 2018
Amount: Varies

A multicultural scholarship program that is designed to recognize and reward students for their ideas to fight against childhood hunger.

The Ford Family Foundation Scholarships:
Ford Scholars
Ford Opportunity
Ford ReStart

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Amount: Varies

Candidates must demonstrate an understanding of the value of work, taking responsibility, giving back and helping others.

Brent Strohmeyer Memorial Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: April 15, 2019
Amount: $400

Promoting the automotive hobby and offering scholarships to students to help them continue in their quest of fulfilling an education.

Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship 

Deadline: March 4, 2019
Amount: $1,000

11th and 12th grade students are eligible to submit their essays, narrative or poems of 600 words or less to qualify for the $1,000 scholarship.

Portland State University | Four Years Free

Deadline: May 1, 2019
Amount: Varies

If you are an eligible Oregon resident, they will cover standard tuition and mandatory fees.

National Honor Society Scholarship

Deadline: December 7, 2018
Amount: Varies

The scholarship program is supported by the parent organization of NHS, the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP).

Trail Blazers Legends Scholarship

Deadline: March 1, 2019
Amount: Varies

The Trail Blazers Legends Scholarship was established to reward students who create their own success, who persevere in the face of challenges, and who generously donate their time to improve the lives of those around them.

Red & Gena Leonard Foundation Scholarship

Deadline: March 15, 2019
Amount: $Varies

Established in 1997 by the late Red & Gena Leonard to improve the educational opportunities of average students of good character with poor financial circumstances who have a desire to seek further educational opportunities.

 

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