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 Summit Shah Scholarship

Dr. Summit Shah has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship in reacting to the rising tuition costs. He has been a tireless advocate of access to higher education and has founded the Summit Shah Scholarship to ensure that deserving students from all parts of the economic spectrum can reach their academic goals. One student will be chosen to receive a $1,000 scholarship to be applied to their higher learning education.
● Award: $1000
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: May 1, 2018

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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, 2018

Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship

The Look Twice, Save A Life Scholarship of $1,000 is awarded to any student who is currently attending or planning to attend college or some form of higher education. One applicant will be chosen who best brings awareness to motorcycle safety. The scholarship will be awarded on an annual basis for the Spring semester. The deadline to apply is December 1st.
● Award: $1000
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: December 1, 2018

uPONICS Hydroponics/Aquaponics Scholarship

uPONICs is proud to offer a scholarship to eligible students who are interested in hydroponics and/or aquaponics. Students with concentrations in agriculture, business, environmental sciences, and engineering are especially encouraged to apply. However, we welcome submissions from all students who have an interest in hydroponics and/or aquaponics, as well as in sustainable methods of agriculture. The contest winner will be awarded a $1000 scholarship. This sum is to be used towards tuition, books, or other educational fees. Students must write a well-researched and original essay. Minimum...
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.50
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: November 1, 2018

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 31, 2018

External Funding Resources (Fellowships and Grants)

● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: Any

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, 2018

Winning Woman Scholarship

As a woman-owned small business, the team at Incorporate Massage is also committed to supporting female students in their paths to success in business, and has decided to show their support by launching a scholarship essay contest. Every fall semester, Incorporate Massage will select and award one winner a $2,000 academic scholarship. To be eligible, applicants must be female business or entrepreneurship majors currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited United States college or university.
● Major / Area of Study: business
● Award: $2000
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Graduate Students
● Deadline: August 31, 2018

GloFX College Scholarship

The GloFX College Scholarship was designed to help students afford the rising cost of education and help them along the road to a successful career path in the music entertainment field.

● Award: $500
● Selection Criteria: Pursuing a career path in the music entertainment field
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Scholarship - Summer Law

Each year, the Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team awards two scholarships to innovative and highly creative high school and college students. We seek essay submissions from students who are creative thinkers and problem solvers. Whether you are a star in your local community, an aspiring leader, a tech whiz, an engineer or a creative writer, we want to hear from you. Creative thought, motivation and execution are important to us. Innovation is just as important in the legal process as it is in the rest of life. To make progress and improve upon our circumstances and surroundings, we must be...
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.80
● Grade Level: Juris Doctorate
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Lamber-Goodnow Scholarship - Summer

Each year, the Lamber-Goodnow Injury Law Team awards two scholarships to innovative and highly creative high school and college students. We seek essay submissions from students who are creative thinkers and problem solvers. Whether you are a star in your local community, an aspiring leader, a tech whiz, an engineer or a creative writer, we want to hear from you. Creative thought, motivation and execution are important to us. Innovation is just as important in the legal process as it is in the rest of life. To make progress and improve upon our circumstances and surroundings, we must be...
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 2.80
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Hasbrook & Hasbrook Scholarship

The attorneys at Hasbrook & Hasbrook are pleased to present a $1,000 scholarship award to one student each year.
● Award: $1000
● Selection Criteria: Essay Contest
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

Gerben Law Firm, PLLC Education Scholarship

Gerben Law Firm, PLLC is offering an annual scholarship opportunity for currently enrolled law students interested in practicing trademark law. Gerben Law Firm is committed to assisting the next generation of trademark attorneys through a scholarship to help ease the financial burden of law school. The trademark attorneys at Gerben Law Firm understand that becoming a lawyer takes a significant financial investment. Dealing with costs alone can become overwhelming as you enter into your second, third and final years of schooling. To help offset some of these costs, Gerben Law Firm is...

● Major / Area of Study: Law
● Award: $2500
● GPA: 2.50
● Selection Criteria: Currently enrolled at an ABA accredited law school for at least one semester, Essay
● Grade Level: Masters Degree Student, Juris Doctorate, College Senior, College Junior, College Freshman, College Sophomore
● Deadline: July 31, 2018

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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

Hubstaff Tech Scholarship

If you're an entrepreneurially minded college student in a technical or IT related program, you might qualify for Hubstaff's next $2000 scholarship. They are offering the scholarship twice each year. Hubstaff is looking for college students that are currently enrolled in an IT or tech program with a minimum GPA of 3.5. Write an essay explaining your motivations for working in the tech industry and your visions for contributing to it. Let them know what sets you apart in the tech field.
● Major / Area of Study: Information Technology
● Award: $2000
● GPA: 3.50
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Any

GoGRAD Scholarship Resources for Graduate Students

The scholarship guides here offer a variety of general scholarship information including hundreds of scholarships, fellowships and grants, key information to include when applying for funding, and a variety of resources for specific groups including women, military veterans, LGBTQ and MBA students.
● Award: Varies
● Grade Level: PhD or EdD Student, Masters Degree Student, Graduate Students

Rusty Tweed Scholarship

The Rusty Tweed Economic Scholarship is awarded to an outstanding high school student or undergraduate in economics or finance related courses. Recipients of the scholarship are high school seniors or college undergraduates who have demonstrated excellence in their studies of economics or finance, and who have maintained a high-level of academic performance. The scholarship was founded by Rusty Tweed, president and owner of Tweed Financial Services.
● Award: 1000
● Financial Need: No
● Grade Level: Undergraduate Students, Incoming Freshman, High School Senior
● Deadline: April 30, 2018

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