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.

Mercer Family Foundation

The Mercer Family Foundation provides scholarships of up to $7,500 for qualified declared math or physics majors.
● Major / Area of Study: Physics, Math
● Award: $7500
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: March 31, 2018

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education. One applicant will be chosen who best brings awareness to motorcycle safety. The scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis for the Spring semester. The deadline to apply is December 1st.
● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: December 1, 2018

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, 2018

External Funding Resources (Fellowships and Grants)

● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any

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

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

Hubstaff Tech Scholarship

If you're an entrepreneurially minded college student in a technical or IT related program, you might qualify for Hubstaff's next $2000 scholarship. They are offering the scholarship twice each year. Hubstaff is looking for college students that are currently enrolled in an IT or tech program with a minimum GPA of 3.5. Write an essay explaining your motivations for working in the tech industry and your visions for contributing to it. Let them know what sets you apart in the tech field.
● Major / Area of Study: Information Technology
● Award: $2000
● GPA: 3.50
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Any

Scholarships for Minorities

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

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

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 Women

The Open Education Database (OEDb) has a list of dedicated college scholarships for women. Some of the scholarships are available only to single parents, returning students, or those pursuing specific subjects. They also included a special category for women’s scholarships designed to increase educational opportunities for women and increase their presence in STEM industries. Check it out!
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any

Tuition Funding Sources

Tuition Funding Sources (TFS) is available free of charge to all students looking to continue their education after graduation. This search engine can be used for scholarships, financial aid opportunities and student loans. To search for resources you will need to register for the student portal. Scholarship amounts and deadlines vary.
● Grade Level: Any

Scholarship Resources for Students with Disabilities

LearnHowToBecome.org is a comprehensive career resource with a mission to help students and aspiring professionals understand what it takes to land their perfect career. They have put together a search engine of scholarships with the goal of helping students with disabilities find the resources they need to pay for and succeed in college.
● Grade Level: Any

MastersinEducation Scholarships

The highlights of the guide are: • A hand-picked list of education-specific scholarships. • A searchable scholarship database. • Detailed information on various student loan options.
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any