Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,450.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Fern Reddan Scholarship for Choral Performance
This scholarship provides funds for a Undergraduate Music Major performing in a choral ensemble for the full academic year. Students must complete...
This scholarship provides funds for a Undergraduate Music Major...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 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)...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
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,...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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: -...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Horizons Scholarship
This scholarship will be awarded to a student in a Liberal Studies Applied Baccalaureate program that is attending the WOU Salem Campus. Preference...
This scholarship will be awarded to a student in a Liberal Studies...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Jean Spencer Endowed Scholarship
Scholarship Awarded to WOU Students to assist needy students with expenses, including room, board, tuition, books and fees, in order to continue...
Scholarship Awarded to WOU Students to assist needy students with...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 John Brinegar Scholarship
Qualifications: Demonstrated Financial Need – Required 2.5 minimum cumulative GPA – Preferred Academic major within the College of Arts and...
Qualifications: Demonstrated Financial Need – Required 2.5 minimum...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
Varies 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Joseph Soldati Humanities Scholarship
This Scholarship will be awarded to a Humanities Major student. Qualifications: Humanities Major
This Scholarship will be awarded to a Humanities Major...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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....
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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 Art...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Laurel Music Scholarship
This scholarship is awarded to incoming students who will be majoring music. Audition is required. Contact music@wou.edu for audition details. ...
This scholarship is awarded to incoming students who will be majoring...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$5,000.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$3,500.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $3,500.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 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...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
varies Mary Donaldson Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1991 by Mary A. Donaldson, a 1921 graduate of Oregon Normal School. Mary was a teacher...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1991 by Mary...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: varies
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Men's Basketball Association Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Awarded to a member of the WOU Men’s Basketball Team. WOU athletic scholarships are awarded through the WOU Athletic...
About this Scholarship: Awarded to a member of the WOU Men’s Basketball...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Mo and Patricia Jaffer Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 by Mo Jaffer, professor emeritus of chemistry, and his wife, Patricia. Scholarship Criteria: -Any WOU...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 by Mo Jaffer, professor...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 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: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 Nursing Scholarship
Scholarship Criteria: - Student in the WOU Nursing Program
Scholarship Criteria: - Student in the WOU Nursing Program
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$0.00 OCE Football Players' Memorial Scholarship
Qualification: -Any football player
Qualification: -Any football player
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000.00 Ogard Criminal Justice Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1992 by professor emeritus of criminal justice, Dr. Ernie Ogard, and his wife, Dr. Janine Allen, former dean...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1992 by professor emeritus of...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/01/2021