This bulletin board lists scholarship opportunities from organizations outside of the UO. Click on the filters on the right to limit which scholarships are displayed. We encourage you to apply for any scholarship you are eligible for—even small amounts can add up to make a big difference.

The third parties offering scholarships listed here are not part of the UO and are not vetted or otherwise endorsed by UO. The UO has no jurisdiction or control over the terms of the scholarships, or how, when or to whom they are awarded. UO does not warrant, guarantee or otherwise indemnify any of the third parties’ actions. This list is provided merely to show a range of possible options.

If you have a scholarship opportunity you would like posted on this page, please submit your request to financialaid@uoregon.edu.

AAG #DoSomethingGood Community Service Grant

AAG’s Do Something Good Grant is recognizing people like you – energetic, compassionate individuals, who dedicate a portion of their time giving random acts of kindness to senior citizens through community service, volunteering, and caregiving. So, whether you deliver food to housebound seniors to make sure they always have warm meals or simply lend an open hand for companionship, we want to shine a spotlight on you. To win $1,500, entrants will be judged on their photo and caption, which tell the story of how they have helped senior citizens in their local community.
● Award: $1500
● Selection Criteria: Photograph & 100 word caption
● Deadline: December 31, 2017

Soroptimist: Live your Dream Education and Training Awards for Women

The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects.2013 Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women Recipient Aziza Kibibi McGill Each year, more than $1.7 million in education grants are awarded to more than 1,300 women, many of whom have overcome enormous obstacles including poverty, domestic violence and/or drug and alcohol abuse. Live Your Dream Awards recipients may use the cash award to offset...
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students

External Funding Resources (Fellowships and Grants)

● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any

The Skanner Scholarship Program

The Skanner Scholarship Program is available to undergraduate students who maintain full time status at an accredited, post secondary institution beginning in the fall of the year. Applicants must meet all of the eligibility requirements and deadlines to qualify. Scholarship awards should be applied toward tuition, room, board and, books and range from $1,000 to $3,000. Checks will be made payable to the institution. Individuals applying for a scholarship must forward one complete application packet to the address below. Current scholarship recipients must re-apply each year. Application...
● Award: $1000-$3000
● GPA: 2.50
● Deadline: October 30, 2017

Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Awards

The Diller Teen Tikkun Olam Award is a program which recognizes Jewish-identified teen leaders with remarkable accomplishments in community service. Each year, we honor fifteen teens from across the US with awards of $36,000 each. The deadline for nominations is December 18, 2017. The final application deadline is January 8, 2018.
● Award: $36000
● Selection Criteria: Resident of United States, Self-identify as Jewish, Ages 13-19
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, College Freshman, College Sophomore, Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: December 18, 2017

Gilman Scholarship

Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship is awarded to students who are studying abroad and are currently receiving the Pell Grant as part of their federal financial aid. The Gilman Scholarship is up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those studying a critical need language while abroad). The application deadline for winter, spring, and summer 2018 is: 9:59PM Oregon Time Tuesday, October 3, 2017.
● Award: $5, 000-$8, 000
● Selection Criteria: Undergraduate students , U.S.citizens only , Planning to study abroad in winter 2018, winter/spring 2018, spring 2018, or summer 2018
● Deadline: October 3, 2017

Veterans United Foundation Scholarship

● Award: 5 scholarships for up to $50, 000 each
● GPA: 2.50
● Financial Need: Preference Given To
● Selection Criteria: Applicants must be a surviving spouse or child of a deceased servicemember or veteran.
● Deadline: October 27, 2017

Greenlight Booking "Share Your Talent Scholarship"

Whether it’s playing an instrument, a physical talent, or any other special skill you have, we want to hear how it’s progressed throughout your life. We want to know who has helped you grow your skills and encouraged you to keep working on your ability. Tell us about how you’ve pushed yourself to get better and why. A $500 tuition scholarship will be awarded once a year to the winning submission.

● Major / Area of Study: Music
● Award: $500
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: August 1, 2018

Winning Woman Scholarship

As a woman-owned small business, the team at Incorporate Massage is also committed to supporting female students in their paths to success in business, and has decided to show their support by launching a scholarship essay contest. Every fall semester, Incorporate Massage will select and award one winner a $2,000 academic scholarship. To be eligible, applicants must be female business or entrepreneurship majors currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited United States college or university.
● Major / Area of Study: business
● Award: $2000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
● Deadline: August 31, 2018

Bureau of Indian Education STEM Loan for Service

AIGC administers a Bureau of Indian Education contract to provide financial assistance in the form of loans to eligible American Indian and Alaska Natives seeking graduate and professional degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Student must be (or will be) pursuing a master’s or doctorate degree as a full-time degree-seeking student at an accredited graduate school in the United States. Exclusive consideration is paid to degree candidates in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) fields (may include: Medical and Life Sciences; Engineering and...
● Major / Area of Study: Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics
● Award: Up to $30k
● Financial Need: Yes
● Grade Level: PhD or EdD Student, Masters Degree Student, Graduate Students
● Deadline: October 31, 2017

GloFX College Scholarship

The GloFX College Scholarship was designed to help students afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to a successful career path in the music entertainment field.

● Award: $500
● Selection Criteria: Pursuing a career path in the music entertainment field
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Scholarship - Summer Law

Each year, the Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team awards two scholarships to innovative and highly creative high school and college students. We seek essay submissions from students who are creative thinkers and problem solvers. Whether you are a star in your local community, an aspiring leader, a tech whiz, an engineer or a creative writer, we want to hear from you. Creative thought, motivation and execution are important to us. Innovation is just as important in the legal process as it is in the rest of life. To make progress and improve upon our circumstances and surroundings, we must be...
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.80
● Grade Level: Juris Doctorate
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Scholarship - Summer

Each year, the Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team awards two scholarships to innovative and highly creative high school and college students. We seek essay submissions from students who are creative thinkers and problem solvers. Whether you are a star in your local community, an aspiring leader, a tech whiz, an engineer or a creative writer, we want to hear from you. Creative thought, motivation and execution are important to us. Innovation is just as important in the legal process as it is in the rest of life. To make progress and improve upon our circumstances and surroundings, we must be...
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.80
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Hasbrook & Hasbrook Scholarship

The attorneys at Hasbrook & Hasbrook are pleased to present a $1,000 scholarship award to one student each year.
● Award: $1000
● Selection Criteria: Essay Contest
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Gerben Law Firm, PLLC Education Scholarship

Gerben Law Firm, PLLC is offering an annual scholarship opportunity for currently enrolled law students interested in practicing trademark law. Gerben Law Firm is committed to assisting the next generation of trademark attorneys through a scholarship to help ease the financial burden of law school. The trademark attorneys at Gerben Law Firm understand that becoming a lawyer takes a significant financial investment. Dealing with costs alone can become overwhelming as you enter into your second, third and final years of schooling. To help offset some of these costs, Gerben Law Firm is...

● Major / Area of Study: Law
● Award: $2500
● GPA: 2.50
● Selection Criteria: Currently enrolled at an ABA accredited law school for at least one semester, Essay
● Grade Level: Masters Degree Student, Juris Doctorate, College Senior, College Junior, College Freshman, College Sophomore
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Mulberrys Garment Care for Aspiring Entrepreneurs

Small businesses are often said to be the backbone of the economy. At Mulberrys, we believe they benefit local communities by providing jobs, goods, and services to the local areas they serve. Education can help provide aspiring entrepreneurs the tools they need to create their own businesses and succeed. If you are currently enrolled in college or headed there in 2017 or 2018 and want to win a $1,000 scholarship to help cover expenses, consider entering the Mulberrys Garment Care scholarship contest. Mulberrys will award a $1,000 college scholarship to a highly motivated student with...
● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, College Junior, College Freshman, College Sophomore, Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: December 7, 2017

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American Indian Graduate Center Scholarships

A number of scholarship opportunities can be found through AIGC for both undergraduate and graduate students. Award criteria, deadlines, and amounts vary. Tribal Eligibility Certificate (TEC) and FAFSA application required for most. AIGC Mission: “We provide financial support for American Indians and Alaska Natives seeking higher education, and support them in attaining undergraduate, graduate, and professional degrees. We partner with Tribes, the federal government, foundations, corporations, and individuals to ensure the growth and sustainability of scholarships.” AIGC Vision: “Building...
● Award: Varies
● Financial Need: Yes
● Grade Level: Any

American Indian Graduate Center

Basic Eligibility for all AIGC opportunities include: Demonstration of one of the following: Pursuing a master, doctoral, or professional degree as a full time student at an accredited graduate school in the United States. Pursuing an undergraduate degree as a full time student at an accredited undergraduate school in the United States. A high school senior planning to attend an accredited undergraduate school in the United States All applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need through submission of a Financial Needs Form (FNF) (due July 15 each year) and the Free Application for...
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, PhD or EdD Student, Masters Degree Student, Juris Doctorate, College Senior, College Junior, College Freshman, College Sophomore, Graduate Students, Incoming Freshman, High School Senior

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