Our Opportunities

Within the UO Scholarship Dashboard, completing a General Application is your first step to creating a student profile and being directed to scholarships you may want to pursue. If you meet the eligibility criteria, you can apply for the following scholarships within the UO Scholarship Dashboard:

Open Now:

  • UO Diversity Excellence Scholarship
  • UO Presidential Scholarship (incoming freshmen only)
  • UO General University Scholarship
  • College of Arts & Sciences Dean’s Office Scholarships
  • International Student Support Services (Endowed & ICSP) Scholarships
  • Opportunity Through Excellence Scholarship (Office of the Dean of Students)
  • Osher & Crankstart Scholarships (Office of the Dean of Students)
  • College of Education Scholarships
  • School of Journalism & Communication Scholarships
  • College of Design Scholarships

Coming Soon:

  • Graduate School Scholarships
  • Health Professions Program Scholarships
  • Greek Life Scholarships

Applications Closed:

  • UO Stamps Scholarship

Other programs, departments and colleges on campus may have their own scholarship applications. See full listing here .

When other opportunities or applications are recommended based on your profile, they will show up on your personalized dashboard. These may require answers to additional questions, essays, or letters of reference and will often have their own associated deadlines.

If you would like to apply for the General University Scholarship, there is an additional application which requires essay questions and the name and email address of the person who will write your Letter of Recommendation. If you are eligible to apply, you will find this application in your list of Recommended Opportunities after you submit this General Application.

Sign in to your UO Scholarship Dashboard regularly to check your application status and learn of new opportunities.

You can save your application at any time by clicking Save and Keep Editing at the bottom of the form. Save your application often so that your work isn’t lost!

Once completed, you can submit your application by clicking Finish and Submit. You can make updates to your submitted application until the deadline.

Note: Required fields are marked with an asterisk.

Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$6,500 annual award for undergraduates Diversity Excellence Scholarship (Incoming Freshmen)
The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes the academic achievement and potential of students who, through sharing their varied cultural...
The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes the academic...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $6,500 annual award for undergraduates
Deadline02/01/2021
Award Amount Varies International Cultural Service Program (ICSP)
The ICSP Program awards tuition-waiver scholarships ranging from partial to full tuition for up to 15 credits per term each year. Scholarships...
The ICSP Program awards tuition-waiver scholarships ranging from partial...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline02/01/2021
$9,000 annually / $36,000 over four years Presidential Scholarship
If you submit your application by November 15, you will be considered for the Stamps Scholarship as well as the Presidential scholarship. All...
If you submit your application by November 15, you will be considered...
  • Deadline: 02/01/2021
  • Award: $9,000 annually / $36,000 over four years
Deadline02/01/2021
$5000 Betty Foster McCue Scholarship
In honor of the lifetime of teaching and administrative service by Professor Emerita Betty Foster McCue, this award supports doctoral students with...
In honor of the lifetime of teaching and administrative service by...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $5000
Deadline02/15/2021
$5000 David S Easly Memorial Award
The David S Easly award is designed to support outstanding masters and doctoral students pursuing degrees related to environmental conservation and...
The David S Easly award is designed to support outstanding masters and...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $5000
Deadline02/15/2021
$3000 Gary E. Smith Summer Professional Development Award
This award is designed to support outstanding graduate and law students pursuing academic, professional development or training enrichment...
This award is designed to support outstanding graduate and law students...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $3000
Deadline02/15/2021
$1000 Graduate Teaching Excellence Award
This award is jointly sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs, the Graduate School, and the Division of Undergraduate Studies and is designed...
This award is jointly sponsored by the Office of Academic Affairs, the...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1000
Deadline02/15/2021
$10,000 + tuition waiver for non-GE recipient Margaret McBride Lehrman Fellowship
This fellowship provides support for graduate students with financial need who are pursuing studies that emphasize communication, especially...
This fellowship provides support for graduate students with financial...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $10,000 + tuition waiver for non-GE recipient
Deadline02/15/2021
$1,000 Margaret Wiese Graduate Research Award
This award is designed to support graduate student research related to preserving the culture, language, or artifacts of northwestern Native...
This award is designed to support graduate student research related to...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline02/15/2021
$6,000 Sandra Morgen Public Impact Graduate Fellowship
The purpose of this fellowship (formally known as the UO Public Impact Fellowship) award is to recognize and support the work of graduate students...
The purpose of this fellowship (formally known as the UO Public Impact...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $6,000
Deadline02/15/2021
$2,000 Southeast Asian Studies Award
This award is designed to encourage graduate research about Southeast Asia. Awards may be requested for educational expenses, including tuition...
This award is designed to encourage graduate research about Southeast...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline02/15/2021
Stipend at least equivalent to a level 3 GE, Tuition waiver, GE fee subsidy, GE insurance subsidy UO Dissertation Research Fellowships
These fellowships are designed to support outstanding doctoral students and promote excellence in research at the University of Oregon. The...
These fellowships are designed to support outstanding doctoral students...
  • Deadline: 02/15/2021
  • Award: Stipend at least equivalent to a level 3 GE, Tuition waiver, GE fee subsidy, GE insurance subsidy
Deadline02/15/2021
$6,500 annual award for undergraduates, $9,000 annual award for graduate and law students Diversity Excellence Scholarship (Current Undergraduates and all Graduate students)
The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes the academic achievement and potential of students who, through sharing their varied cultural...
The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes the academic...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $6,500 annual award for undergraduates, $9,000 annual award for graduate and law students
Deadline03/01/2021
$1,000 to $4,000 one-time award General University Scholarship (Current Undergraduates and all Graduate students)
General University Scholarships are awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement and selection is highly competitive. They are made possible by...
General University Scholarships are awarded on the basis of scholastic...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000 to $4,000 one-time award
Deadline03/01/2021
Awards range from $4000-$6000/year Health-Related Wiese Scholarship Fund
Awarded to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students who have an interest in health and family related matters, particularly in health...
Awarded to outstanding undergraduate and graduate students who have an...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Awards range from $4000-$6000/year
Deadline03/01/2021
Awards range from $4000-$6000/year Pre-Dental Bleakney Scholarship Fund
The Bleakney Pre-Dental Scholarship is awarded to outstanding undergraduate students pursuing a career in dentistry. The review committee will take...
The Bleakney Pre-Dental Scholarship is awarded to outstanding...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Awards range from $4000-$6000/year
Deadline03/01/2021
Award amounts vary from $1500-$4000 UO Pre-Medical Scholarship
The Pre-Medical Scholarships are awarded to outstanding undergraduate students pursuing a career in medicine, with the intent of enrolling in...
The Pre-Medical Scholarships are awarded to outstanding undergraduate...
  • Deadline: 03/01/2021
  • Award: Award amounts vary from $1500-$4000
Deadline03/01/2021
$6,500 annual award for undergraduates Diversity Excellence Scholarship (Transfers Only)
The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes the academic achievement and potential of students who, through sharing their varied cultural...
The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes the academic...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $6,500 annual award for undergraduates
Deadline04/01/2021
$1,000 to $4,000 one-time award General University Scholarship (Transfers Only)
Award Information General University Scholarships are awarded on the basis of scholastic achievement and selection is highly competitive. They are...
Award Information General University Scholarships are awarded on the...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: $1,000 to $4,000 one-time award
Deadline04/01/2021
One year award ranging $5,000 - $9,000 Opportunity Through Excellence
Opportunity Through Excellence: Fund The Dream Scholarship Eligible students must be: Currently-enrolled University of Oregon student or applying...
Opportunity Through Excellence: Fund The Dream Scholarship Eligible...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: One year award ranging $5,000 - $9,000
Deadline04/01/2021
Award Amount Varies Osher & Crankstart Re-Entry Scholarships
The Bernard Osher and Crankstart Re-entry Scholarship are awarded to students who are returning or have returned to pursue their education after a...
The Bernard Osher and Crankstart Re-entry Scholarship are awarded to...
  • Deadline: 04/01/2021
  • Award: Award Amount Varies
Deadline04/01/2021
$3000 Gary E. Smith Summer Professional Development Award
This award is designed to support outstanding graduate and law students pursuing academic, professional development or training enrichment...
This award is designed to support outstanding graduate and law students...
  • Deadline:
  • Award: $3000