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.

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
● Deadline: June 1, 2022

OREA Memorial Scholarship

The Oregon Retired Educators Association has created a scholarship opportunity for any student currently enrolled in post-graduate courses (master's or doctorate) in the field of healthy aging. This criteria can be in the area of public health, scientific advancement, social work, etc. as long as the focus is on seniors and improving quality of life for this population.
● Award: 1500
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Letter of Recommendation
● Deadline: May 26, 2022

Oregon Tribal Student Grant

The Oregon Tribal Student Grant program was established to provide grants to eligible Oregon tribal students to offset the cost of attendance for attending eligible Oregon colleges and universities. Current continuing and new students are encouraged to apply for this grant for the 2022-2023 academic year. The grant is intended to cover the average cost of attendance after all federal and state grants/scholarships have been applied. The student must be an enrolled member of one of the nine Oregon federally recognized tribes (Burns Paiute Tribe; Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua and...
● Award: Varies
● Deadline: August 1, 2022

HomeLight Scholarship

We want to support like-minded students who share our passion for improving the world of real estate. That’s why we’re offering a $1,000 scholarship to talented students who hold an interest in homes and homeownership. If you’re interested in designing homes, building homes, placing people in homes, combatting homelessness, or studying the housing market, we want to help fund your education. Deadline to apply for Spring Semester 2023: December 1, 2022 Deadline to apply for Fall Semester 2023: April 15, 2023
● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: December 1, 2022

American Indian Services Scholarship

American Indian Services (AIS) is a non-profit charitable organization that provides undergraduate Native American students with financial support to attend college, maintain enrollment and graduate through scholarships. Awards are based on up to one-half of tuition and need for the term the student is applying for and are allocated directly to the school for the student. Students will need to reapply each term, unless they are applying for the academic year. Application opens May 1. REQUIREMENTS Enrolled or will enroll as a matriculated student in a university, college, junior college or...
● Award: Varies
● GPA: 2.25
● Deadline: July 1, 2022

Hearts for Hospice Scholarship

In 2022, Hearts for Hospice established a scholarship program for students pursuing a course of study relating to our mission. Eligible majors include: medicine, nursing, gerontology, psychology, social work, and counseling. Applications will open May 1, 2022, and are open to Sophomores, Junior, Seniors, and Postgraduate students. For 2022-2023 academic year, scholarship awards will be limited to students from only these five schools: Bushnell University, Lane Community College, Linn-Benton Community College, Umpqua Community College, and University of Oregon.
● Award: 3000
● Deadline: May 31, 2022

2022 Society Awards Scholarship

The NAACP Hollywood Bureau and Society Awards partnered to offer the NAACP x Society Awards Scholarship. Requirements: Must be a citizen, national or legal permanent resident of the U.S.; Must be a high school senior; Must be a full time student seeking an associate or bachelor’s degree as of the upcoming academic calendar year and must also be pursuing a major in the visual/performing arts (film, theatre, fashion, photography, graphic design, dance, music, journalism, mass communications, etc); Demonstrated leadership through participation in community service, extracurricular, or other...
● Award: 1000-5000
● GPA: 3.00
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Portfolio, Letter of Recommendation
● Deadline: May 20, 2022

Steven R. Nelson Native Educator Scholarship

This scholarship supports Native Graduate Students in Education. Requirements include: Reside in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, or Washington; Be a member or descendent of a federally recognized, state recognized, or terminated American Indian tribe; or Alaska Native village, council, or corporation; or Native Hawaiian; or identify as a Pacific Islander from a U.S.-affiliated Pacific Island jurisdiction (specifically, American Samoa, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, or Palau); Be accepted to or enrolled in a master’s program in an accredited, public or private,...
● Award: 5000
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Letters of Recommendation
● Grade Level: Graduate Students
● Deadline: March 31, 2023

North American Van Lines 2022 Logistics Scholarship Competition

North American Van Lines, is committed to supporting the community as well as the growth and development of the moving services and logistics industries. We believe education is the best way to ensure our industry has qualified professionals for years to come. Because of this belief, we are proud to announce our first annual Logistics Scholarship contest. Five lucky qualified entrants will each win a $1,000 scholarship towards their degree in logistics or supply chain management at the college or university of their choice.
● Award: 1000
● Selection Criteria: 400-800 Word Essay, 2.5 GPA
● Deadline: December 15, 2022

Kaiser Permanente Health Equity Scholars Program

The Kaiser Permanente Health Equity Scholars Program aims to support young leaders who have a demonstrated interest in pursuing a clinical (e.g., pharmacist, physician, practitioner, nurse) or non-clinical (e.g., accounting, business administration, human resources, marketing, public policy) career in the healthcare industry. Eligibility criteria: You MUST reside, in one of the following eight (8) Kaiser Permanente service areas: California, Colorado, District of Columbia, Georgia, Maryland, Oregon, Virginia, or Washington State. Possess a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0...
● Award: 5000
● GPA: 2.50
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Letter of Recommendation
● Deadline: May 31, 2022

Scudder Association Foundation Scholarship

The Scudder Association distributes a number of grants each year to students in the fields of medicine, divinity and social work. These students must demonstrate scholarship and high standards in their field of study and financial need.
● Award: 1000-2500
● Financial Need: Yes
● Selection Criteria: Letters of Recommendation
● Deadline: April 15, 2022

Scholarships for Minority Nursing Students

This guide shares 12 scholarship opportunities for prospective and current nursing students to relieve the cost of their education. The resource details industry scholarships for students studying nursing highlighting grants for those with a culturally diverse background. It also lists minority nursing associations and tips for applying to scholarships.
● Award: Varies
● Deadline: December 31, 2022

Benson & Bingham Annual Scholarship

In 2017, Benson & Bingham decided to give back to the community with the inception of its first annual Law Scholarship. Benson & Bingham understand the rigors of law school accompanied with the expense to become an attorney and felt obliged to help alleviate the financial strain with their annual scholarship offer. The firm is pleased to announce that we are awarding not just a grand prize of $2,000, but two additional $250 runner-up awards at the completion of the scholarship contest.
● Major / Area of Study: Law
● Award: 2000
● GPA: 3.00
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Deadline: August 31, 2022

Cobell Graduate and Undergraduate Summer 2022 Scholarship

SUMMER 2022 Application: Both Merit-based and Need-based, the competitive Cobell Scholarship is annual, non-renewable, and available to any post-secondary (after high school) student who is; an enrolled member of a US Federally-Recognized Tribe, enrolled in full-time study and is degree-seeking. Applicants must plan to attend or be attending any nationally, regionally and industry accredited non-profit, public and private, institution.
● Deadline: May 4, 2022

Oregon State Sheriffs' Association Scholarship

The Oregon State Sheriff's Association (OSSA) is accepting applications for a $1,600.00 scholarship, awarded annually to qualified Oregon high school seniors or current college students who intend to pursue an education at a community college or a four-year college/university with a career in a law enforcement field of study.
● Award: 1600
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Deadline: May 1, 2022

Far West Agribusiness Association Scholarship

The Far West Agribusiness Association scholarship program has been designed to provide outstanding high school and collegiate students with financial assistance to pursue their education at a college of university in the United States.
● Award: 1000
● Deadline: April 15, 2022

Renaissance Scholarship

Last year the Renaissance Scholarship program selected 360 new scholars. Their $4,000 renewable scholarship is open to high-achieving, low-income students who will be the first in their family to earn a Bachelor's Degree.
● Award: 4000
● GPA: 3.00
● Financial Need: Yes
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Letter of Recommendation, FAFSA or ORSAA
● Deadline: May 1, 2022

Ottinger Employment Lawyers Annual Scholarship Contest

Applicants must be either out-going high school seniors (graduating in the summer of 2022) OR students currently enrolled in a college, university, or trade school as of the start of the Fall 2022 semester. Students are asked to write a 150-300 word essay that addresses the following 2-part prompt: What is the importance of employees’ rights with regard to employment law? What would you like to learn about employee rights?
● Award: 1000
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Deadline: December 1, 2022

Candlelighters For Children With Cancer Continuing Education Scholarship

Applicants must be pursuing an undergraduate, technical or vocational education. The applicant must be a graduating high school senior or an enrolled post-secondary student at the time of application. If a high school senior, the applicant must have, at least, a cumulative 3.0 G.P.A. However, if the applicant has an I.E.P., or accommodations in place, then the required G.P.A. is 2.5. If the applicant is currently attending a post-secondary school, the required G.P.A is 2.0. The applicant must have, or have had, cancer prior to age 21. The applicant must be a current resident of Oregon or...
● Award: Varies - Up to $2500
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Letters of Recommendation
● Deadline: April 3, 2022

Oregon Association Chiefs of Police Scholarship

Each year, the Oregon Association Chiefs of Police (OACP) provides $1000 college scholarships to students who plan to enter a law enforcement or other criminal justice career field or are currently in the fields and are taking college courses to further their careers.
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.50
● Deadline: December 31, 2022

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