Scholarship Bulletin Board

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.

Hospital Safety Awareness Scholarship

A visit to the hospital is intended to heal a person. Unfortunately, due to medical malpractice and negligence, people are injured at hospitals every year. In fact, medical errors are the third leading cause of death in the United States. Raising awareness is the first step in making hospitals safer for all of us. The medical malpractice lawyers at Lowenthal & Abrams want to bring attention to hospital safety – and discuss solutions to the issue. That’s where you come in – we want to hear your ideas, and we’re willing to pay the best submission! The Lowenthal & Abrams team is offering...
● Award: $1000 Renewable
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, High School Senior
● Deadline: December 1, 2017

1SEO Technologies Scholarship

1SEO Technologies is offering a $1,000 scholarship for a student studying information technology or computer science. Applicant must “like” the 1SEO Technologies Facebook page. Applicant must provide an essay answering the question “How would being an effective problem solver benefit you in a career of IT?”
● Major / Area of Study: Computer Science, Information Technology
● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Incoming Freshman
● Deadline: December 31, 2017

GoGRAD Scholarship Resources for Graduate Students

The scholarship guides here offer a variety of general scholarship information including hundreds of scholarships, fellowships and grants, key information to include when applying for funding, and a variety of resources for specific groups including women, military veterans, LGBTQ and MBA students.
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: PhD or EdD Student, Masters Degree Student, Graduate Students

Barry Deen Textbook Scholarship

Books & knowledge are the #1 contributors to my success. I was lucky enough to have access to books, but sadly not every student is as lucky. In fact, textbook costs have risen over 1,000% since 1977, which has left many students deciding between debt and education. That is why I created The Barry Deen Textbook Scholarship, to help deserving students pay for their textbook costs. There are zero fees, zero need to provide any sensitive data (other than name and email) to apply for this scholarship.
● Award: $1000
● Financial Need: Preference Given To
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: December 1, 2017

The Cirris Systems Scholarship

Over the past several years, the advancement of technology and the push to protect the environment led to a “paperless” movement. The idea was to eliminate paper consumption by communicating through digital means. Despite this effort to save paper, statistics show that paper consumption has remained steady or gone up. Now society is shifting to a “wireless” movement. This means signals are transmitted to and from electronic devices without using wires and cables. For example, consumers can charge mobile phones without using a wire to connect the phone to an independent power source. If the...
● Award: $1000
● Deadline: August 1, 2017

The Summit Shah Scholarship

Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship in reacting to the rising tuition costs. He has been a tireless advocate of access to higher education and has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship to ensure that deserving students from all parts of the economic spectrum can reach their academic goals. One student will be chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship to be applied to their higher learning education.
● Award: $1000
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: April 1, 2018

Rusty Tweed Scholarship

The Rusty Tweed Economic Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding high school student or undergraduate in economics or finance related courses. Recipients of the scholarship are high school seniors or college undergraduates who have demonstrated excellence in their studies of economics or finance, and who have maintained a high-level of academic performance. The scholarship was founded by Rusty Tweed, president and owner of Tweed Financial Services.
● Award: 1000
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: April 30, 2018

Sportaton Scholarship

At Sportaton, we are helping people passionate about sports with reviewing the latest sports gear and providing helpful insights for potential customers. We want to help people excel in what they are doing with analyses, like best running shoes for women, and achieving a healthy and meaningful life. Even tough our scholarship is not huge we are trying to make things a little bit easier for students whose cost of attending college or graduating school can rise into tens of thousands of dollars.
● Award: $1000
● Deadline: March 31, 2018

Survival Gearist Student Scholarship

At the Survival Gearist we know the importance of higher education and pursuing educational goals for future success. Education, hard work, and entrepreneurial spirit has built us a way to enjoy what we love for work. We also know first hand that it can tough to cover the costs of education on the way to success. That’s why we are excited to announce the creation of an annual college / technical school scholarship for high school, undergraduate, and graduate students seeking to pursue entrepreneurship. If you are a hardworking student and interested in earning a scholarship worth $500, keep...
● Award: $500
● Deadline: January 20, 2018

StudyPug Scholarship

he annual scholarship award is for students who are currently enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States or Canada. Applicants must complete the student information form below and submit their 500 to 1000 word essay on the selected topic in PDF format. The essay, idea, or creation must be the applicant’s original work. The Scholarship will be awarded to the student who writes the most compelling essay as judged by an outside panel of educational professionals.
● Award: $1000
● Deadline: December 15, 2017

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, 2017

The Homes.com Scholarship

If you are currently enrolled in college (or headed there in 2017!) and want to win a $1,000 scholarship to help cover expenses, consider entering the #FeelsLikeHome Scholarship contest.
● Award: 1000
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: October 18, 2017

Rusty Tweed Scholarship

The Rusty Tweed Economic Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding high school student or undergraduate in economics or finance related courses. Recipients of the scholarship are high school seniors or college undergraduates who have demonstrated excellence in their studies of economics or finance, and who have maintained a high-level of academic performance. The scholarship was founded by Rusty Tweed, president and owner of Tweed Financial Services.
● Award: 1000
● Deadline: April 1, 2018

Scholarships for Minorities

Visit the website for a variety of scholarship opportunities.
● Grade Level: Any

Vivint Smart Home Scholarship

Vivint Smart Home is pleased to promote higher education and give back to the community with a $5,000 scholarship. Accounting, Architecture, Art, Art History, Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Communication, Creative Writing, Economics, Education, English, Graphic Design, History, Humanities, Information Systems, Public Relations, Journalism, Marketing, Mathematics, Law, Healthcare, Political Science, Psychology, Philosophy, Social Work, Film Studies, Digital Media, Language, Theatre, Web Design, Women’s and Gender Studies.

● Award: $5000
● Deadline: October 1, 2017

Picture Keeper Scholarship Program

Here at Picture Keeper we value hard work and entrepreneurship. As a startup company focused on protecting memories, we know that it takes dedication and determination to turn your idea into reality. We know that chasing your dreams can be hard. That's why we're giving away scholarships towards two students who are chasing their dreams twice a year. The first place winner will receive a $1,500 award, the second place winner will receive a $1,000 award and the third place winner will receive a Picture Keeper Connect!
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: December 31, 2017

UpCounsel Law School Scholarship List

A resource list of scholarships specifically for current and prospective law students. Award amounts, application requirements and scholarship deadlines vary.
● Major / Area of Study: Law
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any

uPONICS Hydroponics/Aquaponics Scholarship

uPONICs is proud to offer a scholarship to eligible students who are interested in hydroponics and/or aquaponics. Students with concentrations in agriculture, business, environmental sciences, and engineering are especially encouraged to apply. However, we welcome submissions from all students who have an interest in hydroponics and/or aquaponics, as well as in sustainable methods of agriculture. The contest winner will be awarded a $1000 scholarship. This sum is to be used towards tuition, books, or other educational fees. Students must write a well-researched and original essay. Minimum...
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.50
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: November 1, 2017

Avacare Medical Scholarship

The AvaCare Medical Scholarship recognizes those who are working to better the lives of our customers, students who are pursuing a degree in the medical field, with a prize of $1000 toward college tuition. This scholarship is awarded annually to one submission that tells about an inspiring act of kindness. AvaCare Medical judges will choose five to ten finalists, whose work will then be posted on our website. Voting will be open on our website and on social media, and the scholarship winner will be chosen based on a combination of judges’ scores and the number of votes.
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 3.00
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: December 15, 2017

OEDb Scholarship Database for Single Parents

The Open Education Database (OEDb) has compiled a list of grants and scholarships for single mothers (and/or single fathers). Some grants include being a single mothers (or father) in their range of eligible applicants, among other requirements, such as being over a certain age, being a returning student, or planning to pursue a degree in an in-demand field. Check it out!
● Award: Varies

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