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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AAUW Fellowships and Grants

One of the world’s largest sources of funding for graduate women, AAUW is providing more than $4.3 million in funding for more than 270 fellowships and grants to outstanding women and nonprofit organizations. Due to the longstanding, generous contributions of AAUW members, a broader community of women continues to gain access to educational and economic opportunities — breaking through barriers so that all women have a fair chance.

Fellowship and grant recipients perform research in a wide range of disciplines and work to improve their schools and communities. Their intellect,...

● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Masters Degree Student, Graduate Students
● Deadline: December 31, 2022

Scholarships for Military Veterans

A variety of scholarships for graduate funding.
● Award: Varies
● Financial Need: Preference Given To
● Grade Level: PhD or EdD Student, Masters Degree Student, College Senior, Graduate Students
● Deadline: December 31, 2022

Scholarships for LGBTQ Students

A scholarship resource guide for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and questioning (LGBTQ) students.
● Grade Level: PhD or EdD Student, Masters Degree Student, College Senior, Graduate Students
● Deadline: December 31, 2022

Margaret McNamara Educational Grant for INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

The Margaret McNamara Education Grants (formerly known as MMMF) is a nonprofit, public charity founded in 1981, which awards education grants to exceptional women from developing countries, who are at least 25 years old, and enrolled at universities in the US, Canada and select universities in South Africa and Latin America. Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria: Be at least 25 years old at time of application deadline; Be a national of a country listed on the Country Eligibility List; Be already enrolled at an accredited academic institution when submitting application...
● Award: $15000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
● Deadline: January 15, 2022

Ayn Rand Institute - Atlas Shrugged Essay Contest

● Award: up to $10, 000
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students, High School Senior
● Deadline: September 26, 2022