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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Prevounce Preventive Health Scholarship Program

There are two scholarships available for the 2021-2022 academic year. One (1) scholarship valued at $1,000 will be awarded to an undergraduate student (individuals entering or in an undergraduate program) pursuing a career in healthcare. One (1) scholarship valued at $1,500 will be awarded to a graduate student pursuing a career in medicine, nursing, and/or public health.
● Deadline: October 15, 2022

The Skanner Foundation Scholarship

The application requires an essay in response to one of three questions posed in the application, as well as 20 certified community service hours and 2 letters of reference from non-family members. Applications are due July 15 for renewing recipients or October 8 for new applicants.
● Award: 1000-3000
● GPA: 2.50
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Community Service, Letters of Reference
● Deadline: October 8, 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

Renaissance Scholarship

Last year the Renaissance Scholarship program selected 360 new scholars. Their $4,000 renewable scholarship is open to high-achieving, low-income students who will be the first in their family to earn a Bachelor's Degree.
● Award: 4000
● GPA: 3.00
● Financial Need: Yes
● Selection Criteria: Essay, Letter of Recommendation, FAFSA or ORSAA
● Deadline: February 1, 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

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, 2022

Stanger Stanfield Law Road Safety Scholarship Contest

The Stanger Stanfield Law auto accident lawyers want to promote safe driving habits and have created this scholarship to help meet that goal by encouraging young drivers to be aware of the dangers of driving a car.
● Award: $1000
● Selection Criteria: Video Essay
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: July 16, 2022

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 $5000
● Deadline: July 20, 2022

Reiff Law Firm Legal Scholarship 2021

The Reiff Law Firm is currently offering young law students the 2021 The Reiff Law Firm Legal Scholarship. This $1,000 scholarship is open to any student studying for a career in the legal field. All applicants must be: Pursuing an undergrad degree in pre-law, political science, or paralegal studies, or; Working towards their J.D. in any concentration related to the law.
● Major / Area of Study: Law
● Award: $1000
● GPA: 3.00
● Selection Criteria: 650 Word Essay
● Deadline: July 1, 2022

Sure Oak Be Awesome Scholarship

● Award: 1000
● Selection Criteria: Essay
● Grade Level: Any
● Deadline: July 15, 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