Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 Spinas Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in honor of long time WOU Coach Don Spinas, this scholarship is awarded to Men’s and Women’s WOU Track and...
About this Scholarship: Established in honor of long time WOU Coach Don...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $1,000.00
varies Albritton Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1984 in memory of Dr. Robert Albritton, professor of Elementary Education between 1965-1984. Scholarship...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1984 in memory of Dr. Robert...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Biology Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Major in biology
Scholarship Criteria: - Major in biology
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Bruce A. Spero, M.D. Medical Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established by alumnus Dr. Bruce Spero (class of ’98), a medical doctor who was inspired by Professor...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established by alumnus Dr....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Business Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1986 by the Business Division. Scholarship Criteria: - Major in business
About this Scholarship: Established in 1986 by the Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Class of 1965 Scholarships
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Creative Arts Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2012 by a staff member to provide scholarships to WOU students in the Creative Arts Division. Scholarship...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2012 by a staff member to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 English Writing Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 by NW Career Management Professionals, a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the education...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 by NW Career Management...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Gerald and Henrietta Wimer Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005. Scholarship Criteria: - Any deserving WOU student
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005. Scholarship Criteria: - Any...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Hiatt Scholarship
Established in 1996 by professor emeritus of education, Dr. Margaret Hiatt. “Peggy” Hiatt left her own legacy through the many teachers that she...
Established in 1996 by professor emeritus of education, Dr. Margaret...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$0.00 International Studies Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Any student in international studies
Scholarship Criteria: - Any student in international studies
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Joyce Bryerton Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1997 in memory of Joyce Bryerton, who was an assistant art professor at Western Oregon...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1997 in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Leah Trutna Memorial Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Female WOU student - Junior class standing or higher - Cross country or middle distance runner - 3.0 GPA or...
Scholarship Criteria: - Female WOU student - Junior class standing or...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Mario and Alma Pastega Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2006 by Mario Pastega. Scholarship Criteria: - Any WOU student
About this Scholarship: Established in 2006 by Mario...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Minority Student Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2003 by an anonymous donor. Scholarship Criteria: - Minority student
About this Scholarship: Established in 2003 by an anonymous...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Olive Gentle Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Graduate student - Major in information technology
Scholarship Criteria: - Graduate student - Major in information technology
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Students with Disabilities Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Scholarship to help support WOU students with disabilities.
About this Scholarship: Scholarship to help support WOU students with...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Study Abroad & International Exchange Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - WOU student participating in the WOU Study Abroad Program
Scholarship Criteria: - WOU student participating in the WOU Study...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Sweet Home High School Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2002 by Ed (‘77, M.S.I.S.) and Pat (’83) Stineff and George and Connie (’85) Jennings. Scholarship...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2002 by Ed (‘77, M.S.I.S.) and...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Swenson Presidential Alumni Scholarship
Established in 1985 in memory of Richard Irving Swenson, a 1925 alumnus of Oregon Normal School. He served for two years as the business manager...
Established in 1985 in memory of Richard Irving Swenson, a 1925 alumnus...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Varies WOU Excellence in Leadership and Service Award
Awarded to any incoming WOU student
Awarded to any incoming WOU student
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Bela Nagy Memorial Piano Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 by Diane Baxter. Scholarship Criteria: - Demonstrated financial need - Student of piano
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 by Diane Baxter. Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Frauendiener Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 by Nora Frauendiener. Nora wanted to support a Western Oregon University music student. Nora’s son,...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 by Nora Frauendiener. Nora...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Mel Brown Jazz
Scholarship Criteria: - Music student Audition required. Apply to the Music Department Scholarship to be considered for this scholarship. To find...
Scholarship Criteria: - Music student Audition required. Apply to the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
varies Sorenson Wind/Percussion Ensemble Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Started by Dr. Richard Sorenson. Dr. Sorenson was concerned with mucisianship, leadership, and attitude.To be awarded by...
About this Scholarship: Started by Dr. Richard Sorenson. Dr. Sorenson...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Ann and Linda Mulkey Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2000 by Mike Mulkey in memory of his step mother Thelma Ann Coble Mulkey (‘40) and his daughter, Linda Dawn...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2000 by Mike Mulkey in memory of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$500.00 Cornish Family Presidential Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Dick and De Etta Cornish, as friends of WOU, have supported many programs at WOU and in the community over the years. Dick...
About this Scholarship: Dick and De Etta Cornish, as friends of WOU,...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500.00
Ended
$1,500.00 Ellingson Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Dr. Ellingson was a professor of secondary education at Western Oregon State College from 1971 to 1983. The Ellingsons are...
About this Scholarship: Dr. Ellingson was a professor of secondary...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Gerontology Program Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 as an opportunity for caring community members to donate at any level, collaborating to aid in starting...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 as an opportunity for caring...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Monmouth Business Association (MBA) Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2014 by the Monmouth Business Association (MBA). MBA is a non-profit organization that helps develop the...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2014 by the Monmouth Business...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Norma DeVolder Pre-Nursing Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Funds in support of undergraduates seeking to fulfill their nursing prerequisite coursework at WOU. Scholarship Criteria: -...
About this Scholarship: Funds in support of undergraduates seeking to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Oregon State Sheriffs' Association Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Law enforcement or corrections major - Sophomore standing or higher
Scholarship Criteria: - Law enforcement or corrections major - Sophomore...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Overholtzer-Holaday Elementary Education Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Mary Holaday Murray, class of 1933, in memory of her mother, Ora Overholtzer, class of 1902. This...
About this Scholarship: Established by Mary Holaday Murray, class of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
varies Parent Club Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by parents of students attending WOU. The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students in their pursuit of...
About this Scholarship: Established by parents of students attending...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Presidential Scholarship - Dean Level
This scholarship is a four year merit based award. The requirements of the Dean Level are: - Recipient must be a graduating high school senior -...
This scholarship is a four year merit based award. The requirements of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$5,500 Presidential Scholarship - Presidential Level
This scholarship is a four year merit based award. The requirements of the Presidential Level are: - Recipient must be a graduating high school...
This scholarship is a four year merit based award. The requirements of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $5,500
Ended
$2,500 Presidential Scholarship - Provost Level
This scholarship is a four year merit based award. The requirements of the Provost Level are: - Recipient must be a graduating high school senior -...
This scholarship is a four year merit based award. The requirements of...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500
Ended
$2,500.00 Transfer Scholarship
This is a two year merit based scholarship. The requirements for the Transfer Scholarship are: -Recipient must be an incoming transfer student...
This is a two year merit based scholarship. The requirements for the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Twila Domine Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 in memory of Twila Domine. Twila was a business manager for the Division of Creative Arts at WOU until...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 in memory of Twila Domine....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000.00 WOU Retirees Association Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Funded by the generosity of faculty and staff that have retired from Oregon College of Education, Western Oregon State...
About this Scholarship: Funded by the generosity of faculty and staff...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,000 ASTAR Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2015, by Anne Scheck to support creative art students. ASTAR stands for her family members’ names and what...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2015, by Anne Scheck to support...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000.00 Computer Science Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Scholarship for students of the Computer Science Department.
About this Scholarship: Scholarship for students of the Computer Science...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Jim Gallagher Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 by WOU Faculty Union. Scholarship Criteria: - Demonstrated financial need
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 by WOU Faculty...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
Ended
$1,000.00 Leo Fancey Geography Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Scholarship established by Mark Fancey in honor of his father, Leo Fancey. Scholarship Criteria: - Major in...
About this Scholarship: Scholarship established by Mark Fancey in honor...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
Varies Music Department Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Current, entering or prospective WOU music student Audition required Contact music@wou.edu for audition details. Apply to...
Scholarship Criteria: - Current, entering or prospective WOU music...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
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$1,450.00 Elementary Mathematics Instructional Leader Specialization
About this Scholarship: This scholarship is for graduate students in the Elementary Mathematics Instructional Leader (EMIL) Specialization...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship is for graduate students in the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,450.00
Ended
$1,000.00 Adolph and Phyllis Scharff Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007. Scholarship Criteria: - Any deserving student
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007. Scholarship Criteria: - Any...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
varies Albert and Martha Hoffman Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1991 by alumnus Albert (class of ’41) and his wife, Martha. Both Albert and Martha were...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1991 by...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: varies
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$1,000.00 Alma W. Davis Education Scholarship
This scholarship endowment was created by a request from Alma W. Davis. The scholarship will be awarded to a WOU undergraduate student entering...
This scholarship endowment was created by a request from Alma W. Davis....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
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$1,000.00 Alumni Association Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Re-established in 1992, the Alumni Association scholarship is funded by the generosity of ONS, OCE, WOSC and WOU Alumni....
About this Scholarship: Re-established in 1992, the Alumni Association...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended