Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $5,500
Deadline02/15/2021
$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: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $2,500
Deadline02/15/2021
$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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Amy Fehrenbacher Memorial Endowed Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Amy Fehrenbacher graduated from Western Oregon State College in 1994 with a degree in American Sign Language Interpreting....
About this Scholarship: Amy Fehrenbacher graduated from Western Oregon...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Ann and Charles Adams Endowed Scholarship for Special Education
Scholarship is awarded to Graduate Student is enrolled in the Special Education, M.S. Education Program. Priority will be given to students who...
Scholarship is awarded to Graduate Student is enrolled in the Special...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Anton and Mildred Postl Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1996 by Dr. Anton Postl, professor of chemistry and physical science, and his wife, Mildred. Dr. Postl was...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1996 by Dr. Anton Postl,...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Arnold Hanson Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Scholarship will be awarded to a WOU student who plays Softball for $1,000 annually for 5 years. Preference given to Rural...
About this Scholarship: Scholarship will be awarded to a WOU student who...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
varies Betty and Stan Welty Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1994 by friends of WOU, Stan and Betty Welty. WOU athletic scholarships are awarded...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1994 by...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Beverly Freer Scholarhsip
Established by bequest and will of Beverly Freer, former WOU Professor. This scholarship will be awarded to WOU female students with financial...
Established by bequest and will of Beverly Freer, former WOU Professor....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Bi-Mart Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by Bi-Mart. Bi-Mart hosts events to raise money to be distributed to a limited number of colleges and...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by Bi-Mart. Bi-Mart hosts...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$3,000.00 Bilingual Teacher Scholarship
About this Scholarship: The Bilingual Teach Scholars Program aligns resources and opportunities for students to attend Western Oregon University...
About this Scholarship: The Bilingual Teach Scholars Program aligns...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Biology Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Major in biology
Scholarship Criteria: - Major in biology
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 Blanche Rust Presidential Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Blanche Rust, classes of 1925, 1929, and 1954. This is a Presidential scholarship and can be renewed for up...
About this Scholarship: Established by Blanche Rust, classes of 1925,...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
varies Bruce Bradshaw Men's Basketball Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in memory of former outstanding men’s basketball player, Bruce Bradshaw, who passed away following an accident...
About this Scholarship: Established in memory of former outstanding...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Caneen-Camber Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Originally established by the estate of Elizabeth S. Caneen in 1986 in memory of her grandfather, Albert Whitfield Lucas,...
About this Scholarship: Originally established by the estate of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Carpe Diem Scholarship
Qualifications: Financial Need 3.0+ GPA (Preferred) College of Education student (Preferred)
Qualifications: Financial Need 3.0+ GPA (Preferred) College of Education...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
varies Carroll Family Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Florence Carroll, an OCE alumna (class of ’38), established this scholarship in 1996 in memory of her husband, Lewis, who...
About this Scholarship: Florence Carroll, an OCE alumna (class of ’38),...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Cathy Morgan Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1984 by the parents of Cathy Morgan, an alumna of Oregon College of Education, class of 1977. Scholarship...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1984 by the parents of Cathy...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Centennial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by the WOU Foundation to celebrate Oregon’s Centennial Year of being a state. Scholarship Criteria: - Incoming...
About this Scholarship: Established by the WOU Foundation to celebrate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Charles and Helen Holt Education Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 in memory of Charles Holt. Charlie and his wife, Helen, worked their way through college. After leaving...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 in memory of Charles Holt....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Charles R. Gengler Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 in memory of Dr. Charles Gengler, a professor of elementary education at WOU. Dr. Gengler was truly...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 in memory of Dr. Charles...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies Chemistry Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Awarded to WOU students majoring in Chemistry Scholarship Criteria: - Major in Chemistry
About this Scholarship: Awarded to WOU students majoring in...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Christy Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1979 in memory of Oscar Carl Christensen. Oscar was a professor of social sciences from 1934 to 1965 and OCE...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1979 in memory of Oscar Carl...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Class of 1935 Scholarships
About this Scholarship: Established by alumni from the graduating class of 1935. Scholarship Criteria: - Junior or senior class standing - Admitted...
About this Scholarship: Established by alumni from the graduating class...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Class of 1941 Scholarships
About this Scholarship: Established by the Class of 1941 alumni who were very active in the College of Education. This is a Presidential...
About this Scholarship: Established by the Class of 1941 alumni who were...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Class of 1955 Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 by Chuck Keaton, Don Wickstrand, and other alumna of the class of 1955. Scholarship Criteria: - Any WOU...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 by Chuck Keaton, Don...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 College of Education Deans Scholarship - Crystal Apple Award
WOU has a tradition of outstanding teacher education dating back to its founding in 1856. The College of Education has been accredited by the...
WOU has a tradition of outstanding teacher education dating back to its...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 College of Education Scholarship
Awarded to Education majors with a Cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher.
Awarded to Education majors with a Cumulative GPA of a 3.0 or higher.
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,125.00 Cori Frauendiener College of Education Scholarship
Awarded to Education Majors with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Must not be a transfer student, or a students who has had a break in enrollment. Must...
Awarded to Education Majors with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Must not be a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,125.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,500.00 Dahl-Boyd Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1985 by Mrs. Phyllis Boyd Laborde (class of ’93) in memory of her mother, Vera Dahl-Boyd (class of...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1985 by Mrs. Phyllis Boyd Laborde...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dallas Stroudenmire Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 from the estate of Frederick A. Meyer of Dallas, Oregon. Scholarship Criteria: - Undergraduate -...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 from the estate of Frederick...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Dan Innes Football Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This award was established in memory of Dan Innes, a WOU student who died in 1972 while pursuing his degree. Though Dan had...
About this Scholarship: This award was established in memory of Dan...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dan Moss Memorial Elementary Teaching Scholarship
This scholarship will not be available for awarding this year. About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in memory of Dan Moss, a...
This scholarship will not be available for awarding this year. About...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dennis and Janice Young Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Dennis and Janice Young. Intended for an undergraduate athlete who is financially needy. WOU athletic...
About this Scholarship: Established by Dennis and Janice Young. Intended...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Dennis K. and Janice K. Young Business Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by WOU Foundation Board Treasurer, Dennis Young, and his wife, Janice. Both donors wish to assist WOU...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by WOU Foundation Board...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Deshon Family Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2003 by Dale Deshon in memory of his wife, Helen Deshon, a former WOU employee who died in a car accident,...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2003 by Dale Deshon in memory of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dickerson Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1989 with a gift from the estate of Charlotte Rudd Dickerson, a 1926 graduate of Oregon...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1989 with a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$6,000.00 Diversity Commitment
About this Scholarship: At WOU, we believe a diverse campus community will improve the overall quality of education our students receive by...
About this Scholarship: At WOU, we believe a diverse campus community...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $6,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Dr. Clifford Eberhardt Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 in memory of Dr. Clifford Eberhardt, class of 1953. He was the senior class president and Resident...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 in memory of Dr. Clifford...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Frank H. and Nancy G. Balke International Studies Program Endowed Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 by Dr. Frank H. Balke and Nancy G. Balke. During his 33 years teaching German language, literature and...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 by Dr. Frank H. Balke and...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Frank H. and Nancy G. Balke International Studies Program Endowed Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 by Dr. Frank H. Balke and Nancy G. Balke. During his 33 years teaching German language, literature and...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 by Dr. Frank H. Balke and...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Dr. Mary I. Cole Elementary Education Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1985 in memory of Mary Cole, a 1923 graduate of Oregon Normal School. Mary gave much service to her alma...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1985 in memory of Mary Cole, a...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Dr. Ruth Lautenbach Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Dr. Ruth Lautenbach, professor emeritus in Physical Education at WOU. Dr. Lautenbach was an advisor to the...
About this Scholarship: Established by Dr. Ruth Lautenbach, professor...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021