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.

Soroptimist: Live your Dream Award

The Soroptimist Club of Eugene is now accepting applications for the Live Your Dream Award - a cash award given by Soroptimist to women who are head of household, are enrolled in or have been accepted to a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program, and who also have financial need.
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students
● Deadline: November 15, 2022

Disability Rights Scholarship

The Peace Law Firm Disability Rights Advocacy Scholarship is open to undergraduate and graduate students attending or enrolled in the spring/fall 2022 semester. Applicants must craft a 500-word essay answering the following question: How can just one person create change for so many through advocacy for the rights of the disabled?
● Award: 1500
● Selection Criteria: 500 Word Essay
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: August 3, 2023

DoD SMART Scholarship for Service Program

The Department of Defense (DoD) SMART Scholarship Program is an opportunity for students pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in STEM disciplines to receive a full scholarship and be gainfully employed by the Department of Defense upon degree completion. SMART Scholars will receive: • A full tuition scholarship while in school • An annual stipend • Summer research internships • A job after graduating in their STEM field at a cutting edge Department of Defense Facility
● Award: Varies
● GPA: 3.00
● Deadline: December 1, 2022

Mila Boyd Law Offices Scholarship

● Award: 1000
● Deadline: August 15, 2023

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: November 1, 2022

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, 2023

Gounaris Abboud Scholarship Contest

In order to increase awareness about the risks of drunk driving, Gounaris Abboud, LPA wants to hear from students what they would do to discourage drunk driving by people in their communities.
● Award: 1000
● Selection Criteria: 200-300 word essay
● Deadline: August 1, 2023

Zimmerman Law Firm Undergraduate Scholarship

In an effort to recognize and support those who have been affected by an auto accident, The Zimmerman Law Firm, P.C. is offering a $1,500 scholarship to one student.
● Award: 1500
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Deadline: August 1, 2023

MPOWER International Student Scholarship Contests

Scholarship entrants must meet the following requirements: The student must have been accepted to a full-time program at a U.S. college or university or must be currently enrolled full time in a U.S. college or university The student must be an international student on F1 visa status, Green Card holder (permanent resident), or a DACA recipient The student must be 18 years or older
● Award: up to $10000
● Deadline: January 15, 2023

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: November 1, 2022

Mattie Reynolds-Eugene/Springfield NAACP Scholarship

The Mattie Reynolds Eugene/Springfield NAACP Scholarship was created in honor of long-time Eugene resident and African American leader Mattie Reynolds’ commitment to education. Applicants must be an entering college freshman as a full–time student, a Lane County resident, and NAACP membership is preferred and participation is highly desirable.
● Award: 1000
● GPA: 2.75
● Selection Criteria: Essay, References
● Grade Level: Incoming Freshman
● Deadline: September 1, 2022

SeniorCare.com Aging Matters Scholarship

For the 8th consecutive year, SeniorCare.com will be awarding an annual college scholarship to an individual that best demonstrates why "Aging Matters" to them. A $1500 scholarship will be given annually to a selected college student that currently cares for an aging loved one, works within the senior community, or intends to pursue a career that will have an impact on the elder population. Any existing student (or incoming freshman), in good academic standing, at a 2 or 4 year accredited college can apply for this scholarship. The recipient will demonstrate a unique and admirable...
● Award: 1500
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Deadline: May 15, 2023

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: December 31, 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

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

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

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

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

Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

Scholarship guide from EduBirdie for scholarships for LGBTQ students.
● Award: Varies
● Deadline: December 31, 2022

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