Scholarships

Al Forthan Memorial Scholarship Deadline to apply February 5th $10,000
To apply https://alforthanscholarship.com/


Mary A. Pilgreen Memorial Scholarship Application Due Date March 12, 2018

Paper Applications are available in the Career Center.  This scholarship is awarded to students entering the field of education.


Guy Davis and Past Presidents’ Scholarship
Deadline: March 1, 2018
Click here to download an application
The Guy Davis Scholarship for graduating seniors awards $1,250 to each recipient. The Past Presidents’ Scholarship is a statewide, $1,500 award. To be eligible, applicants must have a relative who is an OSEA member and have a minimum high school cumulative GPA of 3.0.


Altec Design Web Scholarship. Our scholarship is open to any student at your institution regardless of major. Deadline 07/15/2018
http://www.altecdesign.com/#web-scholarship
We are proud to announce our annual Altec Design Web Scholarship. This opportunity is open to students pursuing any major at an accredited institution. The winner will be awarded $750 to pursue their education.
Apply by 07/15/2018       
Eligibility Requirements: Student must be enrolled in any accredited institution for Fall 2018 (any major)

  • Must complete essay of no more than 1,000 words
  • Must include recent photo
  • Authorize Altec Design to publish photo and essay on site if selected as winner
  • Winner will be chosen by internal committee. Points will be awarded based on original, creative ideas communicated in submitted essays.

Essay Topic: How do you foresee the internet changing your chosen career in the next 20 years . Award:  $750 (to be mailed to winner’s institution)


SENECA SCHOLARSHIP $10,000~ March 1st deadline
All information can be found at the website,  www.senecascholarship.org
Seneca knows how important our future generations are and we are trying
to reach them. We are offering a $10,000 scholarship to inspire our
Youth about our State’s Natural Resources and how much they
affect/effect our community, our lives.  Any and all Oregon high school
Seniors are welcome to apply. There are zero criteria to apply aside
from our essay, which is on the benefits of forest management, a hot
issue at the moment with half a million acres of our State burning.
Students must hold 3 in-person interviews and write a 5 page essay from
research and what they learned. This is non-exclusive. We want every
student; cheerleader, band kiddo, 4-H farmer, jock, bookworm, even
students flunking all their classes to know that they have this
opportunity and that it could be any one of them. We truly invite them
all.
Students apply through OSAC and the deadline is March 1, 2018. The best
essay will be awarded our $10k scholarship. This will be an annual
program. www.senecascholarship.org


Pointe Pest Control wants to encourage the students of Oregon to do good for the people around them. We know that doing good for other people makes communities better. We have founded a scholarship based on doing good for someone else. We are offering a $750 scholarship to a student pursing a higher education who shows us what they did for someone else. You can find more details on the scholarship and directions for applying by clicking the link listed below. Please post this information on your school website as well as your scholarship page to help get the word out to students in your school.
Deadline by April 29, 2018

ELKS Most Valuable Scholarship

Most Valuable Student Scholarship $2.44 million college scholarships to a total of 500 high school seniors nationwide through its Most Valuable Student scholarship contest.

apply enf.elks.org/mvs


Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship

It is with great pleasure that Oregon Physicians for Social Responsibility (PSR) announces our tenth annual Greenfield Peace Writing Scholarship. Any 11th or 12th grade Oregon high school student may enter by submitting an original essay, poem, or narrative work (maximum 600 words) in response to the following question:“What would it take to eliminate nuclear weapons in your lifetime?  Submissions may be submitted by Google Form (preferred), email, or postal mail and are due by 5:00 PM on Monday, March 5th, 2018. A panel of judges comprised of local writers, activists and distinguished community members will select the winning entries. The first prize winner will receive a scholarship award of $1,000, the second $750 and the third $500. Oregon PSR will host an awards ceremony on the last weekend in April, 2018, at which the scholarship winners will be honored.

apply http://www.oregonpsr.org/greenfield_peace_writing_scholarshi

For more information or questions, visit our webpage for the scholarship, email peacecontest@oregonpsr.org or call us at 503-274-2720.

Oregon Physicians for Social  Responsibility                                                                                                                                                                                                                     1020 SW Taylor Street, Suite #275

Portland, OR 97205

(503)-274-2720


 

 UEW Healthcare, a Home Healthcare agency with locations across the US.

Deadline  July 31st ~ Award Amount $1,000

Is pleased to announce the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. This scholarship is available to any High School senior nationwide, and we would like to invite your students to apply.

Application:
https://www.uewhealth.com/eeoicpa-reca/#scholarship-application


NALS of Oregon Scholarship Fund Deadline March 24, 2018

Do you have an interest in working for an attorney.  This would include fields such as legal secretary, court repoter, law office adminstrative staff, paralegal, court personnel, legal assistant and more.  I have scholarship applications avaliable in the Career Center


Singer Foundation Scholarship is now available in the Career Center.  This scholarship can fund your tuition up to $20,000 over 4years.  Four letters of recommendation are required.


Athnet Sports Recruiting Scholarship  June 1st deadline   $1,000

Available to: Undergraduates who were athletes at the high school level. You do not need to be an athlete at the college level.
Eligibility Requirements: Former high school athletes who are enrolled as a full-time student at a two or four-year college.
Application Instructions: See website (website here: http://www.athleticscholarships.net/scholarship-contest.htm)

Willamette Valley Scholastic Art Award 1/9/18  Amount Varies
$5 fee per submission of original artwork. – Fee waivers available. Digital Image Requirements
Artwork must be submitted as a digital file in JPG, GIF, or PNG format (PSD, BMP, PDF, RAW, or TIF files are not accepted).
Print dimensions must be at least 5” x 7” or approximately 13 x 18 centimeters, and image resolution must be 300 dpi.
3-D submissions may include up to 4 images. Please include a ruler or object for reference to indicate scale in at least one of the images.
Submissions allowing for video uploads must be .mp4, .mov, .wmv, .avi, .mpg, or .mpeg files.
Video Game submissions must be .exe, .zip, .rar, or .swf files, must also include a 250-500 word gameplay summary in the provided text editor, and a gameplay video. http://www.artandwriting.org/affiliate/OR001A/

LGBTQ Scholarships  1/12/2018  Amount Varies
One application, 50 scholarships, $400,000 awarded annually to lesbian, gay, bisexual, queer and straight ally student leaders in the Northwest. Pride Foundation scholarships support LGBTQ students and recognizes students to do not identify as LGBTQ, including children of LGBTQ parents and friends of the community who have provided leadership in advancing LGBTQ equallity. Scholarships are open to students from Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon and Washington. https://www.pridefoundation.org/what-we-do/scholarships/

National Honors Society  1/30/2018  $2,850
To be eligible to apply, a student must be a current high school senior and a member in good standing of an active NHS chapter. Eligible members must request application procedures from their NHS adviser. October 6—Applications available January 30—Deadline for student applications and three recommendations (adviser, principal, another faculty member). https://www.nhs.us/principals/the-nhs-scholarship?SSO=true

Black United Fund of Oregon  2/4/18  $2,000
Steps to Apply: 1. Go to http://bit.ly/2017BUFScholarships 2. Create individual account 3. Complete scholarship application and upload necessary documents Ron Herndon Scholarship (Up to six, one-time $1,500 awards) • Current senior high school student who will attend a four-year university or college for the 2017-2018 academic year. • High school GPA of 2.0- 3.5 • Reside in Oregon or SW Washington • African/African American/Black/Afro Descent • Demonstrate financial need

Ron Herndon Scholarship  2/4/18 $1,500
This scholarship was named after Ron Herndon, community organizer, educator, and co-founder to numerous community-based organizations. In honor of Ron Herndon, the Black United Fund of Oregon selects multiple students to receive a one-time, non-renewable, $1,500 scholarship for higher education to the college or university of their choice. Qualifications: Student MUST identify as African-American, African Diaspora, Black, or Afro Decent. Student MUST be a graduating high school senior, entering their first full-time year at the college or university of their choice. College students are eligible to apply by invitation only. Student should have a GPA of 2.0 to 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). This is the same for both College and High School students. Note: Students with higher or lower GPAs are welcomed and encouraged to apply, but priority will be given to students with GPAs in the 2.0 to 3.0 range. http://bufor.org/index.php/site/programs-and-services/access-scholarships-2

 


BBB Foundation’s Students of Integrity Scholarships  2/13/2018  $10,000
BBB Foundation offers the Students of Integrity Scholarship to recognize high school juniors and seniors who personify and communicate ethics in the real world, as demonstrated through community service, personal integrity, and academic accomplishments. A scholarship of $10,000 will be awarded to the winning application submitted by students residing in Alaska, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, Washington, or Western Wyoming. High school juniors and seniors from across the Northwest are encouraged to apply by creating a 90-second video that demonstrates how BBB helps people become smart consumers. We recommend getting as creative as possible, telling us the story of a person harmed by unethical business practices and how BBB can help educate consumers in advance to prevent scams or to help consumers report scams or bad businesses. https://www.bbb.org/northwest/charities-donors/bbb-foundation/current-scholarship-campaign/2018-scholarship/

Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship 2/15/2018 $3,000
The purpose of this scholarship is to honor a migrant farmworker student who has overcome barriers presented by mobility, has performed well academically, and who has provided service to his/her community. To be eligible for this scholarship you must:  Be a migrant student!  You and your family move for agricultural or fishing employment  Be a dedicated student!  Show us you care and you’re willing to work hard! We’re looking for academic achievement or improvement in your official transcript  Be a graduating high school senior  This scholarship is intended for students who will be entering college for the first time  Demonstrate financial need  We want to make sure this scholarship goes to someone who could really use the help, so you need to estimate how much you think your education will cost and how much you have saved so far. Submit completed application packet to: Albert Lee Wright, Jr. Memorial Migrant Scholarship ATTN: Megan White NASDME 1001 Connecticut Avenue, N.W. Suite 915 Washington, DC 20036 A completed application form must be received at the address specified above by Friday, February 23, 2018. For specific guidelines, please see the rest of the application. https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/3bb024_ad384814080b4005a89b2c50308c0ea2.pdf

star1What: Congress-Bundestag Vocational Youth Exchange to Germany (CBYX)
Eligible Applicants: Graduating High School Seniors

The Congress-Bundestag Vocational Scholarship provides an opportunity for U.S. high school graduates who have undertaken vocational training to spend their 13th year abroad pursuing their vocational interests. It is important to emphasize at the outset that this is a “Young Adult” program, which seeks to enroll students who have demonstrated maturity and responsibility and who can be entrusted to fulfill their roles as exchange students without day-to-day supervision. IMPORTANT: Prior knowledge of German is not necessary in order to apply!

The Congress-Bundestag Youth Exchange Program provides a unique intercultural educational opportunity for American and German youth. Each year over 300 American high school students receive full scholarships to become exchange students to Germany, where they will live with Host Families for a year and attend German schools.This program is supported, as well as funded, by the United States Congress and the German Bundestag.

For the upcoming school year, a special Congress-Bundestag scholarship opportunity is being offered to 25 graduating high school seniors with a vocational background. This program is being administered by Nacel Open Door

http://www.nacelopendoor.org/exchange-programs/americans-abroad.html


Springfield School District Archticultural Studies
University of Oregon College of Design Minimum of $1,000 renewable up to 5 years
 ~ This is a renewable scholarship through OSAC ~ Scholarship code 645
Graduates of Springfield School District 19 high schools
Major: Architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, or history of art and architecture
Colleges: Oregon four-year public only (preference for University of Oregon)
FAFSA: Required – financial need may or may not be considered
Automatically renewable if renewal criteria met

 

Ace Engineering Scholarship  $500.00 Essay Required

Deadline for entry: October 6, 2018

http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php


Future Female Leaders

Eligibility
Any individual at least sixteen (16) years old who meets one of the following criteria:

1) Currently attending high school (or equivalent) and will be attending an accredited university or college in the next academic year.
2) Currently attending an accredited university or college (undergraduate and graduate students are both eligible)

Associated Oregon Loggers Scholarship (Hard copy is avaliable in the Career Center)

The AOL Scholarship Competition is a $6,000 scholarship, $1,500 awarded annually (if student qualifies and is approved by the Scholarship committee) to Oregon high school seniors or current college students who intend to pursue a four-year college or university education and a career in a forest resource reproduction field of study.   Field of study examples: Forest Management, Forest Engineering and Forest Products
 
Each candidate must submit:
 
·            The AOL Scholarship Application Form
·            An original essay on “What challenges do you see in the field of logging and what are your views on meeting the challenges” not to exceed three pages, handwritten or typed. 
·            High school transcripts
·            SAT or ACT scores
·            Letter of Acceptance to 4 Year College – The college must be accredited by the Society of American Foresters, www.safnet.org/education/recognition.cfm
·            Field of Study or Major
 
Candidate will be selected on the basis of the following criteria:
 
·            Candidate’s studies and experiences as they relate to chosen field of interest.
·            Scholastic performance in all classes as it relates to success in higher education (GPA).
·            SAT or ACT scores.
·            Thought process, grammatical usage and capability to express self in the essay.
·            Legibility, neatness and accuracy of information submitted.
 
The potential contribution of the student in a forest resource production related field is the important issue. Financial need of the student is NOT a criterion for selection. The selection of the winner will be made by the AOL Scholarship Committee, which are members of the association.
 
Applications must be received on or beforeAPRIL 1, 2018
Mail to:
Associated Oregon Loggers, Inc.
PO Box 12339
Salem, OR  97309-0339

The Norborne Berkeley Scholarship The Norborne Berkeley Scholarship. This scholarship is a $3,000 annual award, renewable up to a maximum of four years. The scholarship will be awarded to an Oregon resident and incoming history major on the Corvallis campus who has demonstrated high financial need and who is in the first generation of their family to attend a four-year college or university.
http://liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/shpr/scholarshipDivorce Matters Scholarship

This scholarship is available high school seniors and current college students who have either had parents go through a divorce or who have gone through a divorce themselves.  Divorce Matters understands how difficult it can be to pay for college after being involved in a divorce and want to help someone afford a better education.

Here are some brief notes on this scholarship

  • $2,500 (One-time award)
  • Due May 31, 2018
  • Must be attending a 4-yr college/university or 2-yr community college for Fall 2018
  • Incomplete or Late Applications will not be accepte

https://www.divorce-matters.com/#divorce-scholarship



 Summit Disability Law Group understands how valuable an education is to creating a good life for yourself. That is why Jake Lee and our other attorneys are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify.
The deadline for application submissions is August 1, 2018. Qualifying students can apply here:
To qualify for this scholarship:
  1. You must be currently enrolled in or have been accepted to (and planning to attend) a University or College in the United States and provide proof of current enrollment. If you have not received acceptance, you may still apply, but be sure to provide proof of acceptance and enrollment for the scholarship to be released (ex. screenshot of grades, picture of acceptance letter, etc.)
  2. You must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher (cumulative GPA of the most recent secondary education program you have attended). 
  3. You must have a physician documented disability

 

2018 PEACE SCHOLARSHIPS Printed Applicationa are avaliable in the Career Center

Deadline March 1st  4 Schlarships awarded

  • We are looking for Lane County high school seniors with a commitment to Peace and Social Justice to receive Peace Scholarships, one at $1,000 and three at$500
  • These scholarships are a joint project of Community Alliance of Lane County, a 51 year old local non-profit organization promoting peace and social justice,  the Rotary Club of Eugene and the Rotary E Club of the State of Jefferson. Rotary clubs’ mission includes promoting peace through service worldwide.
  • These scholarships are locally funded by people who wish to support local students who are committed to peace and social justice and to provide an alternative for students who might otherwise seek money for college through military enlistment.


Oregon PTA   Teacher Education Scholarship Application

Deadline March 30, 2018  $500.00


Jackie Robinson Scholarship

Deadline is February 1st

http://www.jackierobinson.org/apply/


Oregon Collector Association Hasson/Newman Memorial Scholarship Fund

Deadline March 1st, 2018
$4,000 First Award   $3,500 Second Award
Submit a brief essay on
Credit in the 21st Century
Essay 1,000 to 1,500 words
Entries must be typed, double spaced, able to read in three to five minutes
Mail Entries to Marisa Hasson
                       ORCA Scholarship Fund
                       19810 SW 49th Aave      OR   Email Entries to:
                       Tualatin, OR  97062                orcascholarshipfund@comcast.net
For further question you can contact Marisa Hasson 503-658-6813

Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum  Deadline February 28th, 2018

Thomas E. “Tom” Pitzer Aviation Maintenance Scholarship $1,000
Captain Kevin Kyle Mosley Private Pilot Scholarship $2,500

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