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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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

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, 2022

Scholarship America

Browse a large list of scholarships posted by Scholarship America.
● Award: Varies
● Deadline: December 31, 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, 2022

Mila Boyd Law Offices Scholarship

● Award: 1000
● Deadline: August 15, 2022

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: August 1, 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, 2022

Oregon Goes To College Scholarship Page

A listing of Oregon scholarship resources and information
● Award: Varies

Bloodworks Northwest

Scholarships are available on a seasonal basis by hosting a blood drive.
● Award: $500

Scholarships & Resources for Women Students

This is a link to another scholarship site that provides various scholarship resources specifically for women students - scholarships have various deadlines.

Indigenous Education, Inc. Scholarship Opportunities

This scholarship listing provides access to Cobell Scholarships and AISES Scholarship applications. Deadlines vary as new scholarships are added.
● Award: Varies