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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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...
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  • Award: $6,000.00
varies Donald H. and Verna S. Duncan Special Education Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Don and Verna Duncan. Don is an Emeritus Faculty in special education. Scholarship Criteria: - Graduate -...
About this Scholarship: Established by Don and Verna Duncan. Don is an...
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  • Award: varies
varies 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...
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  • Award: varies
$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...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 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...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$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...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Dr. Thomas D. and Norine Rowland Memorial Presidential Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1991 by the Rowland family in honor of Dr. Thomas Rowland, professor emeritus of education, and his wife,...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1991 by the Rowland family in...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Edwin H. & Bernita M. Lorence Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by Suzanne Lamon in memory of her mother and step father. Mrs. Lorence resided in Monmouth for many...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by Suzanne Lamon in memory...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$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...
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  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,000.00 Emeritus Society Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 by the Emeritus Society, a community group sponsored by Western Oregon University Foundation, whose...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 by the Emeritus Society, a...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$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...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
varies Esther Head Bojanower Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Mrs. Esther Head Bojanower received her diploma from Oregon Normal School (now WOU) in 1928. Even though she taught in a...
About this Scholarship: Mrs. Esther Head Bojanower received her diploma...
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  • Award: varies
$1,000.00 Esther M. Peer Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 from the estate of Esther M. Peer (class of ’31), by her sister Emma S. Prillaman. This is a...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 from the estate of Esther M....
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Football Talent Grant
About this Scholarship: Funded with a gift from alumnus and former Wolves football player, Wayne Hamersly (class of ’62) and his wife, Lynn (class...
About this Scholarship: Funded with a gift from alumnus and former...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$3,000.00 Forster Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2018 by Kenneth and Joan Forster. Kenneth Forster earned his MS in U.S. History while attending Western Oregon University from...
Established in 2018 by Kenneth and Joan Forster. Kenneth Forster earned...
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  • Award: $3,000.00
$2,500.00 Frauendiener Football Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 by a donation from Jack (‘69) and Cori (’67) Frauendiener. Cori was the President of the Alumni...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2005 by a donation from Jack...
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  • Award: $2,500.00
$1,500.00 Frauendiener Softball Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Jack (‘69) and Cori (’67) Frauendiener. WOU athletic scholarships are awarded through the WOU Athletic...
About this Scholarship: Established by Jack (‘69) and Cori (’67)...
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  • Award: $1,500.00
varies Gale Davis Football Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1992 in honor of Gale Davis, former football coach, whose leadership positively impacted OCE. WOU athletic...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1992 in honor of Gale Davis,...
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  • Award: varies
$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...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Grieke Veenstra Moran, RN Nursing Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Grieke Veenstra Moran, RN was a nurse for 47 years in Europe and the United States. She established this scholarship to...
About this Scholarship: Grieke Veenstra Moran, RN was a nurse for 47...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Grippin Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Lois Grippin in memory of her sister, Ella Grippin, and their mother, Annie Grippin. Lois has two degrees...
About this Scholarship: Established by Lois Grippin in memory of her...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,500.00 Guy H. and Catherine L. Rooth Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by an emeritus professor of geology, Guy Rooth, and Catherine Rooth (class of ’78). It was their desire...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 by an emeritus professor of...
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  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,000.00 Hagemann-Perez Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2015. Scholarship Criteria: - Sophomore or junior class standing - In good academic standing - Demonstrated...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2015. Scholarship Criteria: -...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Hank Bersani Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in memory of beloved special education professor Hank Bersani. An avid biker, Dr. Bersani is also memorialized...
About this Scholarship: Established in memory of beloved special...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Harold & Mollie Bihn Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Mollie Bihn passed away on December 9, 2011 and her husband, Harold Bihn passed way on June 5, 2010. The Bihns wished to...
About this Scholarship: Mollie Bihn passed away on December 9, 2011 and...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$2,000.00 Helen M. Smith Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1999 and funded from a generous gift from Helen’s will in 2010. Helen moved to Monmouth in 1991 and became...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1999 and funded from a generous...
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  • Award: $2,000.00
varies Hiatt/Faculty Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1990 by professor emeritus of education, Dr. Margaret Hiatt, and elementary education faculty members....
About this Scholarship: Established in 1990 by professor emeritus of...
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  • Award: varies
$2,500.00 International Baccalaureate Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This award is intended for incoming freshmen who have completed a full International Baccalaureate diploma...
About this Scholarship: This award is intended for incoming freshmen who...
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  • Award: $2,500.00
varies Jack D. Morton Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 by the former Dean of Students of “Oregon College of Education” from 1963-1981 and registrar from...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 by the former Dean of...
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  • Award: varies
$1,000.00 James and Shirley Rippey Family Foundation Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1998 by an Oregon foundation. The foundation’s president’s daughter and mother both attended...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1998 by an Oregon foundation. The...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Jesse "Bud" Garrison Elementary Education Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2010 by Shirley Garrison in memory of her husband Jesse “Bud” Garrison. Bud was a teacher at Oregon College...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2010 by Shirley Garrison in...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Jim and Jean Smith Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1998 by Jim and Jean Smith, local real estate developers. Scholarship Criteria: - Any worthy student...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1998 by Jim and Jean Smith, local...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$2,500.00 Joe Weston Foundation Scholarship
Established in 2018 by the OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation. The scholarship is for WOU first year students who are Oregon high school...
Established in 2018 by the OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation. The...
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  • Award: $2,500.00
$1,000.00 John C. and Jeanne L. Mackey Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2006 by John and Jeanne Mackey to support education in Oregon. Jeanne attended OCE (’63) where she lived in...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2006 by John and Jeanne Mackey to...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$0.00 John Yeo and Erna Fischer Yeo Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2015, the John Yeo and Erna Fischer Yeo Memorial Scholarship was established by Erna’s estate. Erna was a...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2015, the John Yeo and Erna...
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  • Award: $0.00
$1,500.00 Joseph I. and Margaret Gentle Hall Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by Joe (class of ’41), former secretary of the WOU Foundation, and his wife, Margaret Gentle Hall (class of...
About this Scholarship: Established by Joe (class of ’41), former...
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  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,000.00 Juan Young Trust Scholarship
About this Scholarship: The Juan Young Trust Scholarship Program is funded by the trust established under the will of Juan Young. Juan Young was a...
About this Scholarship: The Juan Young Trust Scholarship Program is...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Kaye LeFrancq Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 by Kaye LeFrancq. Kaye graduated from WOU in 1957. Recipients are required to complete business course...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 by Kaye LeFrancq. Kaye...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,500.00 Kirby Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1978 by the family of Dorothy M. Kirby, former WOU professor of French. This is a Presidential scholarship...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1978 by the family of Dorothy M....
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  • Award: $1,500.00
$1,000.00 Laurel Art Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This is a renewable scholarship for incoming Art/Design majors. This scholarship is renewable for three additional years...
About this Scholarship: This is a renewable scholarship for incoming...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Laurel Dance Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship is a 4-year renewable scholarship. Scholarship Criteria: - Outstanding incoming WOU student - Major in...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship is a 4-year renewable...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
varies Laurie Hanneman Speight Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 this scholarship was made possible by a bequest left by Laurie Speight. Ms. Speight earned her master’s...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 this scholarship was made...
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  • Award: varies
varies Leah Trutna Memorial Scholarship
WOU athletic scholarships are awarded through the WOU Athletic department. Click here to access the WOU Athletic directory. Scholarship Criteria: -...
WOU athletic scholarships are awarded through the WOU Athletic...
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varies Lee G. Wells Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This academic scholarship is awarded in honor and memory of Lee G. Wells by his wife, Wilma Wells. Lee, a graduate of...
About this Scholarship: This academic scholarship is awarded in honor...
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  • Award: varies
varies Leonard W. & Ruth D. Rice Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in honor of Leonard W. Rice, the President of Oregon College of Education from 1962-1977, who was a major...
About this Scholarship: Established in honor of Leonard W. Rice, the...
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  • Award: varies
$4,500.00 Lowell Spring Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Dr. Lowell Spring has invested in this scholarship because while pursuing a bachelors degree at a college similar to...
About this Scholarship: Dr. Lowell Spring has invested in this...
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  • Award: $4,500.00
$1,000.00 Lynda M. Hendricks Endowed Scholarship
Established in 2018 by the Lynda M. Hendricks Family Living Trust. Lynda M. Hendricks graduated from Western Oregon University with a BA in...
Established in 2018 by the Lynda M. Hendricks Family Living Trust. Lynda...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
$1,000.00 Maps Credit Union/Gary Sandifer Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2003 by Maps Credit Union. Maps sees WOU as one of their essential building blocks. Scholarship Criteria: -...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2003 by Maps Credit Union. Maps...
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  • Award: $1,000.00
varies Marguerite Holmes Brophy Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1996 in memory of Mrs. Marguerite Holmes Brophy (class of ’17) by her daughter, Elaine Squires. Mrs. Brophy...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1996 in memory of Mrs. Marguerite...
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  • Award: varies
$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...
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  • Award: $1,000.00