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.

The Seneca Scholarship

Seneca is providing students with the opportunity to write an essay about the viability of Oregon’s natural resources and in turn, the most outstanding essays will be awarded a $10,000 college scholarship for any college in the United States and any field they choose to major. We will be choosing on essay from high school students, and one essay from college students. Seneca’s mission in this is for students to learn about Oregon’s greatest natural resource in the process of this application. While most scholarships aim to narrow their pool of applicants, Seneca views this as a unique...
● Award: 10000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, High School Senior
● Deadline: March 1, 2020

OppLoans Student Scholarship

OppLoans helps customers strengthen their financial skills and knowledge. We believe it's important that students understand personal finance too. Our scholarship is open eligibility, essay-based, and is ongoing with four deadlines throughout the year.

In 750 words or fewer, please explain why financial literacy should be important to college students like yourself. This scholarship is awarded four times a year. Upcoming deadlines are September 30, December 31, March 31, and June 30.

● Award: $2500
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: September 30, 2019

Kapuza Lighty Annual Scholarship Contest

● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, High School Senior
● Deadline: December 3, 2019

Soroptimist: Live your Dream Education and Training Awards for Women

The Soroptimist Live Your Dream Awards assist women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects.2013 Soroptimist Live Your Dream: Education and Training Awards for Women Recipient Aziza Kibibi McGill Each year, more than $1.7 million in education grants are awarded to more than 1,300 women, many of whom have overcome enormous obstacles including poverty, domestic violence and/or drug and alcohol abuse. Live Your Dream Awards recipients may use the cash award to offset...
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students
● Deadline: November 15, 2019

Ayn Rand Institute - Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

● Award: up to 25, 000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, High School Senior
● Deadline: September 19, 2019

Financial Aid Guide for Minority Students

The Center for Online Education built this scholarship and financial aid guide to act as a hub for significant scholarship and other unique opportunities available today for minority students. Each resource includes key information, application dates and the eligibility requirements for online programs.
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students