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.

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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

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

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

The 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

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

VitaminD Deficiency Symptoms Guide Scholarship

We are aware of the power of the written word, so we want to help the creative students demonstrate their research and literary abilities in this particular area. For this reason, we are pleased to announce the Vitamin D Deficiency Symptoms Guide Scholarship for students passionate about writing and spreading knowledge to receive $1.000 award.
● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: October 31, 2017