Our Opportunities

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000.00 A. Jane Berry-Eddings Scholarship in Communication Studies
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established by former Western Oregon University professor Dr. Dennis Eddings and his wife Ms. Jane...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established by former...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Andersen Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1977 by Peter M Andersen in memory of his mother Frances Andersen. Peter’s wife renamed...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1977 by...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$0.00 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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Art Foundation Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 by the Art Department with donations received from Alumni and Art Department faculty and staff. This...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 by the Art Department with...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000 Carla Anne Stokes Dance Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2002 in memory of Carla Anne Stokes. Carla danced from the age of 4 until she died of cancer at age 13. Her...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2002 in memory of Carla Anne...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Charles and Sylvia Alva Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Charles and Sylvia Alva have been a part of Western Oregon University and the community since 1964. Charles was initially...
About this Scholarship: Charles and Sylvia Alva have been a part of...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Charlie Dolezal Math Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1999 by Charles Dolezal, class of 1979. Charlie was a manager for the football program...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1999 by...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
varies Dance WOU Foundation Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2000 as an opportunity for community members who have a place for dance in their hearts to donate at any...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2000 as an opportunity for...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 David & Dennis Eddings Literature Scholarship
About this Scholarship: David and Dennis Eddings made their careers in literature, David as an author, Dennis as a teacher. David received his BA...
About this Scholarship: David and Dennis Eddings made their careers in...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
Full tuition, fees, books, room and board (minus any other grants/scholarships) David S. Brody Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 by Dr. Richard W. Woodcock and Dr. Ana F. Munoz-Sandoval, in memory of David S. Brody. Dr. Woodcock is...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1995 by Dr. Richard W. Woodcock...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: Full tuition, fees, books, room and board (minus any other grants/scholarships)
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Dr. Denis M. Moran Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: The Dr. Denis M. Moran Memorial Scholarship was established by the family and friends of the late professor Denis Moran....
About this Scholarship: The Dr. Denis M. Moran Memorial Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Edgar H. Smith Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 in memory of Edgar H. Smith, former head of the Music Department, to provide support for exemplary...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1989 in memory of Edgar H. Smith,...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Edward B. Wright Center for Computer Science Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Edward B. Wright established the Computer Science Department at WOU. Ed grew up in rural Montana and learning in the...
About this Scholarship: Edward B. Wright established the Computer...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,450.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Ernie and Laverne Cummins Math and Science Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Ernie Cummins was a math and science teacher at WOU. His wife, LaVerne Cummins, contributed greatly to the Math and Science...
About this Scholarship: Ernie Cummins was a math and science teacher at...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Friends of Gentle House Study Abroad Grant
About this Scholarship: The Friends of Gentle House’s efforts enhance Historic Gentle House as a community landmark, while promoting Gentle family...
About this Scholarship: The Friends of Gentle House’s efforts enhance...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Gail and Dan Cannon Art Painter Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1999 by Dan Cannon, Emeritus Professor of Art, in memory of his wife, Gail. Gail was...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was established in 1999 by Dan...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Gudrun Hoobler German Scholarship
About this Scholarship: The German Club Scholarship was first awarded in 2003-2004 academic year. Funds for the scholarship are raised by the...
About this Scholarship: The German Club Scholarship was first awarded in...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$3,000.00 Hamilton Peace Award
This award is given to a student who has submitted an essay on World Peace and then was selected by a committee of WOU faculty. After receiving the...
This award is given to a student who has submitted an essay on World...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $3,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 History Major Achievement Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 1990. The Western Oregon University History Major Achievement Scholarship is awarded to the candidate...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1990. The Western Oregon...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Honors Program Scholarship
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was funded by an anonymous donor and was established to award students in the Honors Program. Scholarship...
About this Scholarship: This scholarship was funded by an anonymous...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Interdisciplinary Studies Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established to draw attention to this important program. Scholarship Criteria: - Demonstrated financial need - Demonstrated...
About this Scholarship: Established to draw attention to this important...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,250.00 James Tyler Graduate Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 in honor of James Tyler, one of the world’s leading scholars in the field of Early Music, as well as a...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2004 in honor of James Tyler, one...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,250.00
Deadline05/01/2020
varies Jeanne Deane Abby's House Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Abby’s House Center for Women and Families is an on-campus resource center and meeting place serving students, staff,...
About this Scholarship: Abby’s House Center for Women and Families is an...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Katherine Scharf Thompson Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Katherine Scharf Thompson, alumna of the class on 1938, made a distribution from her trust to WOU to create this...
About this Scholarship: Katherine Scharf Thompson, alumna of the class...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Kirkwood Memorial Program
About this Scholarship: Established in 1984 by the estate of Joseph F. Beaty in memory of his wife Jessie and her mother, Mrs. L Versa Keen...
About this Scholarship: Established in 1984 by the estate of Joseph F....
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$5,000.00 Lowell W. Spring Biology Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Dr. Lowell Spring established this scholarship in 2003, the year of his retirement from 35 years as a professor at Western...
About this Scholarship: Dr. Lowell Spring established this scholarship...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $5,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Lyle and Alice French Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Lyle and Alice French donated money from their trust to make a scholarship in memory of their daughter, Patricia, who...
About this Scholarship: Lyle and Alice French donated money from their...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$7,500 - $15,000 Lynn Roberts Ramsdell Music Teacher Education Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 in memory of Lynn Roberts Ramsdell. Scholarship Criteria: - Enrolled in the Master of Arts Teaching...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2011 in memory of Lynn Roberts...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $7,500 - $15,000
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Marv and Rindy Ross Music Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 by Marv and Rindy Ross, who both graduated in 1973. They were given the Alumni Award of Excellence in...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 by Marv and Rindy Ross, who...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$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: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $0.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Micaela Maestas Memorial Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 in honor of Micaela Maestas by her parents after she was killed by a drunk driver. Wanting to...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2007 in honor of Micaela Maestas...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Model United Nations Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established by WOU Model United Nations in 2006. Model United Nations is a student club at Western Oregon University that...
About this Scholarship: Established by WOU Model United Nations in 2006....
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,500.00 Morris and Margaret Johnson Biology Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Dr. J. Morris Johnson, emeritus Professor of Biology and his wife Margaret, established this scholarship in 2006 when Dr....
About this Scholarship: Dr. J. Morris Johnson, emeritus Professor of...
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline05/01/2020
$1,000.00 Myra Brand Voice Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 to honor music professor Dr. Myra Brand. Scholarship Criteria: - Music majors in voice Audition...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2001 to honor music professor Dr....
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline05/01/2020
varies Peter and Gwen Stone Ceramic Art Scholarship
About this Scholarship: Established in 2006 by Peter and Gwen Stone. Peter was born and raised in Seattle, Washington, attending the University of...
About this Scholarship: Established in 2006 by Peter and Gwen Stone....
  • Deadline: 05/01/2020
  • Award: varies
Deadline05/01/2020