Oregon Scholarships to Apply For Right Now!
Last updated September 27, 2022
Attention Oregon students! Here are some scholarships we think you should know about. All the scholarships listed on this page are sorted from the most immediate deadlines to the furthest deadlines. The deadline for some scholarships have passed, so bookmark this page to check back when they open again! For any questions, text #Oregon to 33-55-77!
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BEE, YOU Scholarship // Busy Bee's Virtual Assistance & Management, LLC
Deadline: October 3, 2022
This scholarship is available to high school seniors and current college students with financial need. Applicants must be working part or full-time in addition to being students in order to qualify for this scholarship. Applicants must write a 500-word maximum essay responding to one of the provided prompts as well as submit a link to a 2-minute video sharing your experience as a working student.
The Skanner Foundation Scholarship // The Skanner News
Deadline: October 8, 2022
This scholarship is available to students across the country who have a minimum GPA of 2.5 and have completed at least 20 hours of community service in the past year with documentation. Applicants must write a minimum 600 word essay answering one of the following prompts: 1) Why are the academic results of minority youth (k-12), in the areas of reading and mathematics below the national average and what strategies do you believe school systems should implement to improve these statistics? 2) How should the minority community address the nation’s need for economic development? How would you define and address current issues of race relations in America? 3) What challenges are currently faced by young minority males or females?
TMCF x Walmart Foundation HBCU First Generation Scholarship // Thurgood Marshall College Fund
Amount: Up to $6,200
Deadline: October 10, 2022
First-generation students attending one of TMCF's 47 publicly-supported HBCUs or Predominantly Black Institutions are eligible for this scholarship. 61 scholars will be chosen as winners. All applicants must submit a 2-minute maximum video answering the following prompt: "What would it mean to you and your community to be the first person in your family to earn a college degree?"
Pride Foundation Scholarships // Pride Foundation
Deadline: Applications open October 11, 2022
This scholarship is available to LGBTQIA+ identifying students pursuing postsecondary education (college, certificate programs, trade school, etc.) living in Oregon.
Ford Scholars Program // Ford Family Foundation
Amount: Award amount is calculated on college cost of attendance, minus other grants and scholarships.
Deadline: Applications open November 1, 2022
The Ford Scholars Program was created to assist students who otherwise find it impossible, or at least very difficult, to obtain a college degree. Each year, up to 130 renewable scholarships are awarded to Oregon and Siskiyou Country, California. Check out this new toolkit created by the Ford Family Foundation full of helpful information for applying!
Youth Award // Hispanic Heritage Foundation
Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: November 13, 2022
This scholarship is available to Latino high school seniors who excel in the classroom and community and for their excellence in areas such as education, community service, business and entrepreneurship, and media/entertainment.
Act Six Scholarship // Act Six
Amount: Full tuition
Deadline: November 15, 2022
This scholarship provides full tuition to Corban University and George Fox University. The scholarship has no GPA, income, or racial restrictions - all are welcome to apply.
Renaissance Scholars Program // The Renaissance Foundation
Amount: Up to $4,000
Deadline: February 1, 2023
High-achieving, first-generation college students with financial need are eligible for this renewable scholarship.
Loprinzi Scholarship // Multnomah Athletic Foundation
Amount: $1,000 and three $8,000 awards
Deadline: March 1, 2023
This program is for individuals who are energetic and confident examples of achievement through athletics in our community. Applicants must demonstrate financial need to attend college or university, participate in sports in competitive athletics, engaged in civic involvement and demonstrate leadership in their school and community activities, and have at least a 3.0 GPA.
OSAC Scholarship // Office of Student Access and Completion
Deadline: March 1, 2023
Each year the Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC) in Oregon awards grants and scholarships of more than $118 million to Oregon Students. They have compiled everything into one centralized location, the OSAC Scholarship Application. We are here to help complete this OSAC application, check out our tips right here.
Audria M. Edwards Scholarship // Peacock Productions
Deadline: April 1, 2023
LGBTQIA+ Oregon residents and residents of certain Washington counties are eligible to apply. To apply, print out your required essay, two letters of recommendation, and your transcripts, and mail them to the company’s P.O. box.
OSSA Scholarship // Oregon State Sheriff’s Association
Deadline: May 1, 2023
Interested in a career in law enforcement? OSSA offers scholarships to students who plan on studying law enforcement at their community college or four-year university.
Missed the deadline for any of these scholarships? Be sure to bookmark this page to check again next year!
Cameron Impact Scholarship // Bryan Cameron Education Foundation
Amount: Four-year, full tuition scholarship (actual dollar amount varies based upon school selection)
Deadline: September 9, 2022
The Cameron Impact Scholarship is awarded annually to 10-15 high school students who have demonstrated excellence in leadership, community service, extracurricular activities, and academics. This scholarship covers the full tuition, fees, and books at any accredited U.S. based college or university that the recipient chooses to attend.
Western Regional Chapter Scholarship // Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Deadline: June 30, 2022
The Korean American Scholarship Foundation offers scholarships annually to students with Korean heritage who are planning to attend college full time on the West Coast. Students must be enrolled in the 2021-2022 school year to qualify. Award amounts vary.
Oregon Sports Hall Mactarnahan Scholarship // Oregon Sports Hall of Fame Museum
Deadline: June 15, 2022
Every year, the Oregon Sports Hall of Fame Museum awards six $3,000 scholarships to high school student athletes who plan to attend a four-year university. Fill out the application and write a letter about why you’re the best choice for the scholarship to apply!
LKS Scholarship // Larry K. Sharpf Educational Scholarship Foundation
Amount: Up to $20,000
Deadline: May 1, 2022
Students from Marion, Benton, Linn, or Lane County are eligible to apply for this scholarship, which rewards up to $20,000 over the course of four years to students who plan to attend college full-time. Applications are mail-only.
Incight Scholarship // Incight
Deadline: April 15, 2022
Students with disabilities who plan on attending higher education (community college, four-year universities, etc.) during the 2022-2023 school year can apply to Incight’s annual scholarship. Award amounts vary.
Rose City Scholarship // Zeta Phi Beta
Deadline: March 31, 2022
Female high school seniors living in the Portland Metro Area (Multnomah County) can receive a $500 scholarship from this community service organization by writing a 500-word essay about their hopes and ambitions for the future.
Oregon Dove Scholarship // Zeta Phi Beta
Deadline: March 31, 2022
Female high school seniors living in Washington, Clackamas, or Clark county with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher are eligible for this scholarship.
NWCU Scholarship // Northwest Credit Union
Deadline: March 31, 2022
Twenty $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students who are dedicated to making a positive impact in their community. Applicants must write a short essay about an experience or activity that has shaped them and why.
Foundation 649 Scholarship // Foundation 649
Amount: $4,000 across 4 years
Deadline: March 1, 2022
This scholarship is available to students that identify as Asian American and/or Pacific Islander who are actively involved in AAPI communities, issues, or causes . Applicants must be enrolled in or attending an accredited university by Fall 2022.
Al Forthan Scholarship // Volunteers of America Oregon
Amount: Up to $10,000
Deadline: February 7, 2022
Available to Oregon students who have been impacted by addiction and poverty.
OSSA Scholarship // Oregon Small Schools Association
To download the 2021 OSSA Scholarship Application CLICK HERE
Deadline: May 3, 2021
Email applications to Joanne Fey ([email protected]).
Linda C. Eby Scholarship // Oregon School Counselor Association
Amount: $3,000 to winners; $1,000 to runners-up
Deadline: March 31, 2021
The Oregon School Counselor Association wants to give back to students whose lives have been positively impacted by a school counselor. In honor of Linda C. Eby, who served as a school counselor in Oregon for 33 years, students can write a 500-word essay about the counselor that has made a difference in their lives and receive up to $3,000!
These are just some of the many scholarships available to Oregon students. Head over to our partner website - Oregon Goes to College - for an even longer list and more free money!
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