Scholarship & fellowship opportunities

Updated Feb 24, 2020

  • The UO College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 2, 2020
The College of Arts and Sciences is currently accepting online applications for a significant number of donor-supported scholarships and fellowships to CAS students – both undergraduate and graduate. These awards are for continuing students only. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Please visit http://cas.uoregon.edu/cas-scholarships/ for more information on each scholarship’s criteria, average award amounts, and a link to the online application materials.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Mitchell advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study
Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Marshall advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study.  The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) funds up to five students per academic year to conduct summer research under the supervision of a University of Oregon faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The maximum award amount is $4000 per individual. The minimum time period of full-time research commitment is 8 weeks. Click here, to access the application form.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

  • VPRI Undergraduate Fellowship

Application deadline: April 23, 2023
The Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) Undergraduate Fellowship awards $5,0000 fellowships to students who conduct research, creative scholarship or complete work on an innovative project full-time during the summer. More information can be found here.

  • RADM Helena O. Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has established the Helena Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists that offers opportunities for underrepresented post baccalaureate individuals to receive training in basic, translational, and clinical research. Individuals must have a specific intention to further pursue an advanced degree after training. The purpose of the Mishoe Fellowship is to enhance career opportunities in biomedical sciences for post baccalaureate individuals, from health disparity groups, who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/veterinary/pharmacy) school with a career goal of becoming a doctorally-trained scientist or physician-scientist. Eligibility requirements: (1) Have recently completed or will complete a bachelor's degree by the summer of selection, (2) Must have completed academic training in course work relevant to biomedical, behavioral or statistical research, (3) Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 or better on a 4.0 scale, or 4.3 or better on a 5.0 scale, and (4) Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Apply here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/grants-and-training/radm-helena-o-mishoe-fellowship

  • Kosse Scholarship for Study Abroad in London

Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
The Kosse Scholarship is a donor-funded opportunity to support students participating in study abroad programs in London. A scholarship of up to $5,000 is available for one UO student who is majoring in Business or Journalism and will be participating in a GEO-sponsored program in London. This includes programs such as, but not limited to, Liberal Arts in London, Global Business with Internship in London, Psychology in London, and others. Preference is given to students participating in programs that are at least 10-weeks in length. Apply here!

 

Updated Feb 17, 2020

  • Apply for CHC Scholarships for 2020-21!

Application deadline: February 17, 2020 at 5:00pm
Through the generosity of our alumni, continuing CHC students have the opportunity to apply for a number of scholarships.  (First-year students should investigate the UO's Student Financial Aid and Scholarships site.)  See the CHC website for information about each scholarship that is being offered this year.  (Note: students who are applying for scholarships that require demonstrated financial need must complete the FAFSA no later than February 1, 2020.) The online CHC Scholarship Application is available on the CHC Canvas site in the Scholarships module.

  • Center for Environmental Futures Undergraduate Honors Thesis & Research Awards

Application deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
The University of Oregon’s Center for Environmental Futures plans to award 10 awards of $1000 each to UO undergraduates for honors thesis research projects in any area of the environmental humanities. UO undergraduate students from any major pursuing an honors thesis in the environmental humanities and related fields, including environmental justice, are eligible to apply for these awards. Thesis projects could include traditional honors theses as well as work in creative arts, service projects, or outreach. Students can be at any stage of the research or writing process during the 2019-2020 academic year, and awards can support any aspect of the thesis process -- from the research stage to the writing of the thesis, dissemination of the results, or as a prize recognizing exemplary thesis work in the environmental humanities.
Click here for the Call for Applications and link the online application.   

  • CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!
The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. 

  • UROP Mini-Grants

Application deadline: February 21, 2020
The UROP Mini-Grant Program offers awards of up to $1000.00 of support to undergraduate students that are conducting research or creative scholarship under the guidance of a University of Oregon faculty member. Mini-grants may be used to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary for the project and/or cover travel expenses related to completing the project (mini-grants cannot be used to pay for travel to present research at a conference).

  • Health-Related Scholarships

Application Deadline: Friday, February 21
The University of Oregon offers six different scholarships for outstanding students interested in a health profession:

  • Four scholarships for pre-medical students
  • One scholarship for pre-dental students
  • One scholarship for students interested in health and family related matters

Scholarship selection criteria and instructions are available on our website
How to apply: The application process is now available on the UO Scholarship Dashboard. Use this convenient system to apply for health-related scholarships and other university scholarships (e.g. DES, general university, and more).  Questions?  Email mweiler@uoregon.edu.

  • The UO College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 2, 2020
The College of Arts and Sciences is currently accepting online applications for a significant number of donor-supported scholarships and fellowships to CAS students – both undergraduate and graduate. These awards are for continuing students only. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Please visit http://cas.uoregon.edu/cas-scholarships/ for more information on each scholarship’s criteria, average award amounts, and a link to the online application materials.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Mitchell advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study
Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Marshall advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study.  The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) funds up to five students per academic year to conduct summer research under the supervision of a University of Oregon faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The maximum award amount is $4000 per individual. The minimum time period of full-time research commitment is 8 weeks. Click here, to access the application form.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

  • VPRI Undergraduate Fellowship

Application deadline: April 23, 2023
The Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) Undergraduate Fellowship awards $5,0000 fellowships to students who conduct research, creative scholarship or complete work on an innovative project full-time during the summer. More information can be found here.

  • RADM Helena O. Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has established the Helena Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists that offers opportunities for underrepresented post baccalaureate individuals to receive training in basic, translational, and clinical research. Individuals must have a specific intention to further pursue an advanced degree after training. The purpose of the Mishoe Fellowship is to enhance career opportunities in biomedical sciences for post baccalaureate individuals, from health disparity groups, who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/veterinary/pharmacy) school with a career goal of becoming a doctorally-trained scientist or physician-scientist. Eligibility requirements: (1) Have recently completed or will complete a bachelor's degree by the summer of selection, (2) Must have completed academic training in course work relevant to biomedical, behavioral or statistical research, (3) Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 or better on a 4.0 scale, or 4.3 or better on a 5.0 scale, and (4) Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Apply here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/grants-and-training/radm-helena-o-mishoe-fellowship

  • Kosse Scholarship for Study Abroad in London

Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
The Kosse Scholarship is a donor-funded opportunity to support students participating in study abroad programs in London. A scholarship of up to $5,000 is available for one UO student who is majoring in Business or Journalism and will be participating in a GEO-sponsored program in London. This includes programs such as, but not limited to, Liberal Arts in London, Global Business with Internship in London, Psychology in London, and others. Preference is given to students participating in programs that are at least 10-weeks in length. Apply here!

 

Updated Feb 10, 2020

  • Apply for CHC Scholarships for 2020-21!

Application deadline: February 17, 2020 at 5:00pm
Through the generosity of our alumni, continuing CHC students have the opportunity to apply for a number of scholarships.  (First-year students should investigate the UO's Student Financial Aid and Scholarships site.)  See the CHC website for information about each scholarship that is being offered this year.  (Note: students who are applying for scholarships that require demonstrated financial need must complete the FAFSA no later than February 1, 2020.) The online CHC Scholarship Application is available on the CHC Canvas site in the Scholarships module.

  • New! Center for Environmental Futures Undergraduate Honors Thesis & Research Awards

Application deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
The University of Oregon’s Center for Environmental Futures plans to award 10 awards of $1000 each to UO undergraduates for honors thesis research projects in any area of the environmental humanities. UO undergraduate students from any major pursuing an honors thesis in the environmental humanities and related fields, including environmental justice, are eligible to apply for these awards. Thesis projects could include traditional honors theses as well as work in creative arts, service projects, or outreach. Students can be at any stage of the research or writing process during the 2019-2020 academic year, and awards can support any aspect of the thesis process -- from the research stage to the writing of the thesis, dissemination of the results, or as a prize recognizing exemplary thesis work in the environmental humanities.

Click here for the Call for Applications and link the online application.

  • New! Kosse Scholarship for Study Abroad in London

Application Deadline: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
The Kosse Scholarship is a donor-funded opportunity to support students participating in study abroad programs in London. A scholarship of up to $5,000 is available for one UO student who is majoring in Business or Journalism and will be participating in a GEO-sponsored program in London. This includes programs such as, but not limited to, Liberal Arts in London, Global Business with Internship in London, Psychology in London, and others. Preference is given to students participating in programs that are at least 10-weeks in length. Apply here!   

  • Deadline approaching! Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes

Application deadline: Tuesday, February 11, 2020
The Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes offer students a fantastic opportunity to be immersed in the study of British academics and culture.  Students will take part in research, collaboration, presentation, and cultural events at an esteemed British university.  They will enhance their leadership skills, develop knowledge and understanding of new subjects, and become ambassadors for the United Kingdom and the United States.  Students from all areas of study are encouraged to apply.  Each Summer Institute will cover a different theme such as acting at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, the history of the slave trade in England, or the political, social and economic relationships of Northern Ireland.  The Awards will cover the majority of all costs incurred, including flights to and from the UK, university fees, and room and board at the host UK University.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA.  See the Fulbright Commission website for more details and application instructions.

  • CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!

The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. 

  • UROP Mini-Grants

Application deadline: February 21, 2020
The UROP Mini-Grant Program offers awards of up to $1000.00 of support to undergraduate students that are conducting research or creative scholarship under the guidance of a University of Oregon faculty member. Mini-grants may be used to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary for the project and/or cover travel expenses related to completing the project (mini-grants cannot be used to pay for travel to present research at a conference).

  • Health-Related Scholarships

Application Deadline: Friday, February 21
The University of Oregon offers six different scholarships for outstanding students interested in a health profession:

  • Four scholarships for pre-medical students
  • One scholarship for pre-dental students
  • One scholarship for students interested in health and family related matters

Scholarship selection criteria and instructions are available on our website
How to apply: The application process is now available on the UO Scholarship Dashboard. Use this convenient system to apply for health-related scholarships and other university scholarships (e.g. DES, general university, and more).  Questions?  Email mweiler@uoregon.edu.

  • The UO College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 2, 2020
The College of Arts and Sciences is currently accepting online applications for a significant number of donor-supported scholarships and fellowships to CAS students – both undergraduate and graduate. These awards are for continuing students only. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Please visit http://cas.uoregon.edu/cas-scholarships/ for more information on each scholarship’s criteria, average award amounts, and a link to the online application materials.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Mitchell advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study
Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Marshall advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study.  The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) funds up to five students per academic year to conduct summer research under the supervision of a University of Oregon faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The maximum award amount is $4000 per individual. The minimum time period of full-time research commitment is 8 weeks. Click here, to access the application form.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

  • VPRI Undergraduate Fellowship

Application deadline: April 23, 2023
The Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) Undergraduate Fellowship awards $5,0000 fellowships to students who conduct research, creative scholarship or complete work on an innovative project full-time during the summer. More information can be found here.

  • RADM Helena O. Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has established the Helena Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists that offers opportunities for underrepresented post baccalaureate individuals to receive training in basic, translational, and clinical research. Individuals must have a specific intention to further pursue an advanced degree after training. The purpose of the Mishoe Fellowship is to enhance career opportunities in biomedical sciences for post baccalaureate individuals, from health disparity groups, who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/veterinary/pharmacy) school with a career goal of becoming a doctorally-trained scientist or physician-scientist. Eligibility requirements: (1) Have recently completed or will complete a bachelor's degree by the summer of selection, (2) Must have completed academic training in course work relevant to biomedical, behavioral or statistical research, (3) Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 or better on a 4.0 scale, or 4.3 or better on a 5.0 scale, and (4) Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Apply here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/grants-and-training/radm-helena-o-mishoe-fellowship

 

Updated Feb 3, 2020

  • Apply for CHC Scholarships for 2020-21!

Application deadline: February 17, 2020 at 5:00pm
Through the generosity of our alumni, continuing CHC students have the opportunity to apply for a number of scholarships.  (First-year students should investigate the UO's Student Financial Aid and Scholarships site.)  See the CHC website for information about each scholarship that is being offered this year.  (Note: students who are applying for scholarships that require demonstrated financial need must complete the FAFSA no later than February 1, 2020.) The online CHC Scholarship Application is available on the CHC Canvas site in the Scholarships module.

  • Deadline approaching! Morris K. Udall Scholarship

Internal deadline: February 7, 2020
External deadline: March 7, 2020

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for undergraduates from a variety of fields with a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues. Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy.  Award includes up to $7,000 for tuition, room, and board, or other educational expenses.  Must be a junior or senior (including 4th year of a 5th year track); must have a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities.  Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Udall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Jason T. Younker (jyounker@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Deadline approaching! Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes

Application deadlines: Tuesday, February 11, 2020
The Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes offer students a fantastic opportunity to be immersed in the study of British academics and culture.  Students will take part in research, collaboration, presentation, and cultural events at an esteemed British university.  They will enhance their leadership skills, develop knowledge and understanding of new subjects, and become ambassadors for the United Kingdom and the United States.  Students from all areas of study are encouraged to apply.  Each Summer Institute will cover a different theme such as acting at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, the history of the slave trade in England, or the political, social and economic relationships of Northern Ireland.  The Awards will cover the majority of all costs incurred, including flights to and from the UK, university fees, and room and board at the host UK University.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA.  See the Fulbright Commission website for more details and application instructions.

  • CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!

The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. 

  • UROP Mini-Grants

Application deadline: February 21, 2020
The UROP Mini-Grant Program offers awards of up to $1000.00 of support to undergraduate students that are conducting research or creative scholarship under the guidance of a University of Oregon faculty member. Mini-grants may be used to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary for the project and/or cover travel expenses related to completing the project (mini-grants cannot be used to pay for travel to present research at a conference).

  • Health-Related Scholarships

Application Deadline: Friday, February 21
The University of Oregon offers six different scholarships for outstanding students interested in a health profession:

  • Four scholarships for pre-medical students
  • One scholarship for pre-dental students
  • One scholarship for students interested in health and family related matters

Scholarship selection criteria and instructions are available on our website
How to apply: The application process is now available on the UO Scholarship Dashboard. Use this convenient system to apply for health-related scholarships and other university scholarships (e.g. DES, general university, and more).  Questions?  Email mweiler@uoregon.edu.

  • The UO College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 2, 2020
The College of Arts and Sciences is currently accepting online applications for a significant number of donor-supported scholarships and fellowships to CAS students – both undergraduate and graduate. These awards are for continuing students only. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Please visit http://cas.uoregon.edu/cas-scholarships/ for more information on each scholarship’s criteria, average award amounts, and a link to the online application materials.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Mitchell advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study
Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Marshall advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study.  The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) funds up to five students per academic year to conduct summer research under the supervision of a University of Oregon faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The maximum award amount is $4000 per individual. The minimum time period of full-time research commitment is 8 weeks. Click here, to access the application form.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

  • VPRI Undergraduate Fellowship

Application deadline: April 23, 2023
The Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) Undergraduate Fellowship awards $5,0000 fellowships to students who conduct research, creative scholarship or complete work on an innovative project full-time during the summer. More information can be found here.

  • RADM Helena O. Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has established the Helena Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists that offers opportunities for underrepresented post baccalaureate individuals to receive training in basic, translational, and clinical research. Individuals must have a specific intention to further pursue an advanced degree after training. The purpose of the Mishoe Fellowship is to enhance career opportunities in biomedical sciences for post baccalaureate individuals, from health disparity groups, who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/veterinary/pharmacy) school with a career goal of becoming a doctorally-trained scientist or physician-scientist. Eligibility requirements: (1) Have recently completed or will complete a bachelor's degree by the summer of selection, (2) Must have completed academic training in course work relevant to biomedical, behavioral or statistical research, (3) Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 or better on a 4.0 scale, or 4.3 or better on a 5.0 scale, and (4) Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Apply here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/grants-and-training/radm-helena-o-mishoe-fellowship

 

Updated Jan 27, 2020

  • Apply for CHC Scholarships for 2020-21!

Application deadline: February 17, 2020 at 5:00pm
Through the generosity of our alumni, continuing CHC students have the opportunity to apply for a number of scholarships.  (First-year students should investigate the UO's Student Financial Aid and Scholarships site.)  See the CHC website for information about each scholarship that is being offered this year.  (Note: students who are applying for scholarships that require demonstrated financial need must complete the FAFSA no later than February 1, 2020.) The online CHC Scholarship Application is available on the CHC Canvas site in the Scholarships module.

  • NEW! ESPRIT (Science Teacher Preparation) Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: Sunday, February 2, 2020
The ESPRIT Program is designed to recruit, prepare, and support UO science majors for K-12 science teaching careers in high need school districts. Accepted students have the opportunity to participate in undergraduate research, and receive scholarships, stipends, and mentorship. Learn more and apply here.

  • NEW! Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes

Application deadlines: Tuesday, February 11, 2020
The Fulbright UK Summer Institute Programmes offer students a fantastic opportunity to be immersed in the study of British academics and culture.  Students will take part in research, collaboration, presentation, and cultural events at an esteemed British university.  They will enhance their leadership skills, develop knowledge and understanding of new subjects, and become ambassadors for the United Kingdom and the United States.  Students from all areas of study are encouraged to apply.  Each Summer Institute will cover a different theme such as acting at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, the history of the slave trade in England, or the political, social and economic relationships of Northern Ireland.  The Awards will cover the majority of all costs incurred, including flights to and from the UK, university fees, and room and board at the host UK University.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA.  See the Fulbright Commission website for more details and application instructions.

  • NEW! Health-Related Scholarships

Application Deadline: Friday, February 21
The University of Oregon offers six different scholarships for outstanding students interested in a health profession:

  • Four scholarships for pre-medical students
  • One scholarship for pre-dental students
  • One scholarship for students interested in health and family related matters

Scholarship selection criteria and instructions are available on our website
How to apply: The application process is now available on the UO Scholarship Dashboard. Use this convenient system to apply for health-related scholarships and other university scholarships (e.g. DES, general university, and more).  Questions?  Email mweiler@uoregon.edu.

  • NEW! Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application Deadline: Wednesday, March 18, 2020
The Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) funds up to five students per academic year to conduct summer research under the supervision of a University of Oregon faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The maximum award amount is $4000 per individual. The minimum time period of full-time research commitment is 8 weeks. Click here, to access the application form.

  • NEW! RADM Helena O. Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists

The National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI) has established the Helena Mishoe Fellowship for Underrepresented Scientists that offers opportunities for underrepresented post baccalaureate individuals to receive training in basic, translational, and clinical research. Individuals must have a specific intention to further pursue an advanced degree after training. The purpose of the Mishoe Fellowship is to enhance career opportunities in biomedical sciences for post baccalaureate individuals, from health disparity groups, who are planning to apply to graduate or professional (medical/dental/veterinary/pharmacy) school with a career goal of becoming a doctorally-trained scientist or physician-scientist. Eligibility requirements: (1) Have recently completed or will complete a bachelor's degree by the summer of selection, (2) Must have completed academic training in course work relevant to biomedical, behavioral or statistical research, (3) Have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.3 or better on a 4.0 scale, or 4.3 or better on a 5.0 scale, and (4) Be U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Apply here: https://www.nhlbi.nih.gov/grants-and-training/radm-helena-o-mishoe-fellowship

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship. Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • Digital Humanities Associate Fellowship at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Application Deadline: Saturday, February 1, 2020
The Museum’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies and the William Levine Family Institute for Holocaust Education are pleased to invite applications for the Digital Humanities Associate Fellowship Program, designed for students currently enrolled in a master’s degree program or completing their undergraduate education. Students who have completed more than one year of doctoral work will not be considered. We are now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 program through February 1st, 2020.

The Museum welcomes applications from students in the use of technology for research and teaching in all academic disciplines, including history, political science, literature, Jewish studies, computer science, psychology, sociology, geography, and others. Students outside the field of history are encouraged to apply. Digital Humanities Associate Fellows for the 2020 year are required to be in residence at the Museum for nine months, arriving in September and departing at the end of May, 2021.
For application instructions and further information, click on this link.

  • Morris K. Udall Scholarship

Internal deadline: February 7, 2020
External deadline: March 7, 2020

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for undergraduates from a variety of fields with a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues. Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy.  Award includes up to $7,000 for tuition, room, and board, or other educational expenses.  Must be a junior or senior (including 4th year of a 5th year track); must have a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities.  Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Udall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Jason T. Younker (jyounker@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!
The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. 

  • UROP Mini-Grants

Application deadline: February 21, 2020
The UROP Mini-Grant Program offers awards of up to $1000.00 of support to undergraduate students that are conducting research or creative scholarship under the guidance of a University of Oregon faculty member. Mini-grants may be used to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary for the project and/or cover travel expenses related to completing the project (mini-grants cannot be used to pay for travel to present research at a conference).

  • The UO College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 2, 2020
The College of Arts and Sciences is currently accepting online applications for a significant number of donor-supported scholarships and fellowships to CAS students – both undergraduate and graduate. These awards are for continuing students only. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Please visit http://cas.uoregon.edu/cas-scholarships/ for more information on each scholarship’s criteria, average award amounts, and a link to the online application materials.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Mitchell advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study
Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Marshall advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study.  The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

  • VPRI Undergraduate Fellowship

Application deadline: April 23, 2023
The Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) Undergraduate Fellowship awards $5,0000 fellowships to students who conduct research, creative scholarship or complete work on an innovative project full-time during the summer. More information can be found here.

 

Updated Jan 21, 2020

  • NEW! UROP Mini-Grants

Application deadline: February 21, 2020
The UROP Mini-Grant Program offers awards of up to $1000.00 of support to undergraduate students that are conducting research or creative scholarship under the guidance of a University of Oregon faculty member. Mini-grants may be used to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary for the project and/or cover travel expenses related to completing the project (mini-grants cannot be used to pay for travel to present research at a conference).

  • NEW! The UO College of Arts & Sciences (CAS) Scholarships

Application Deadline: March 2, 2020
The College of Arts and Sciences is currently accepting online applications for a significant number of donor-supported scholarships and fellowships to CAS students – both undergraduate and graduate. These awards are for continuing students only. Minimum GPA requirement is 3.0. Please visit http://cas.uoregon.edu/cas-scholarships/ for more information on each scholarship’s criteria, average award amounts, and a link to the online application materials.

  • NEW! VPRI Undergraduate Fellowship

Application deadline: April 23, 2023
The Vice President for Research and Innovation (VPRI) Undergraduate Fellowship awards $5,0000 fellowships to students who conduct research, creative scholarship or complete work on an innovative project full-time during the summer. More information can be found here.

  • NEW! Mitchell Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Mitchell advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September of your fourth year of study
Mitchell Scholarships named to honor former U.S. Senator George Mitchell’s pivotal contribution to the Northern Ireland peace process, is designed to introduce and connect generations of future American leaders to Ireland, while recognizing and fostering intellectual achievement, leadership, and a commitment to public service and community.  Up to 12 Mitchell scholars who may be seniors, alumni, and graduate students who are U.S. Citizens no older than 30, are chosen annually for one year of postgraduate study in any discipline offered by institutions of higher learning in Ireland and Northern Ireland.  Award covers tuition, housing, a $12,000 living expenses stipend, and international travel.  Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • NEW! Marshall Scholarships

UO “intention to apply” deadline: During the winter term of your third year of study, schedule an interview with the UO’s Marshall advisor. By the end of spring term of your third year, confirm with the advisor your intent to apply.
External application deadline: Late September or early October of your fourth year of study
Marshall Scholarships finance young Americans of high ability to study for a graduate degree in the United Kingdom.  Up to 40 scholars are selected each year to study at the graduate level at a UK institution in any field of study.  The scholarship allows the scholars, who are the potential leaders, opinion-formers, and decision-makers in their own countries, to gain an understanding and appreciation of British values and the British way of life. It also establishes long-lasting ties between the peoples of Britain and the United States. Each scholarship is held for one to two years. Award covers university fees, tuition, books, a thesis grant, research, and daily travel, plus fares to and from the United States. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Marshall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu). More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Deadline today! Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops.

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship. Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • Digital Humanities Associate Fellowship at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Application Deadline: Saturday, February 1, 2020
The Museum’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies and the William Levine Family Institute for Holocaust Education are pleased to invite applications for the Digital Humanities Associate Fellowship Program, designed for students currently enrolled in a master’s degree program or completing their undergraduate education. Students who have completed more than one year of doctoral work will not be considered. We are now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 program through February 1st, 2020.

The Museum welcomes applications from students in the use of technology for research and teaching in all academic disciplines, including history, political science, literature, Jewish studies, computer science, psychology, sociology, geography, and others. Students outside the field of history are encouraged to apply. Digital Humanities Associate Fellows for the 2020 year are required to be in residence at the Museum for nine months, arriving in September and departing at the end of May, 2021.
For application instructions and further information, click on this link.

  • Morris K. Udall Scholarship

Internal deadline: February 7, 2020
External deadline: March 7, 2020

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for undergraduates from a variety of fields with a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues. Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy.  Award includes up to $7,000 for tuition, room, and board, or other educational expenses.  Must be a junior or senior (including 4th year of a 5th year track); must have a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities.  Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Udall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Jason T. Younker (jyounker@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!

The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. An information session will be held on January 23.  

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

 

Updated Jan 12, 2020

  • NEW! Digital Humanities Associate Fellowship at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Application Deadline: Saturday, February 1, 2020
The Museum’s Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel Center for Advanced Holocaust Studies and the William Levine Family Institute for Holocaust Education are pleased to invite applications for the Digital Humanities Associate Fellowship Program, designed for students currently enrolled in a master’s degree program or completing their undergraduate education. Students who have completed more than one year of doctoral work will not be considered. We are now accepting applications for the 2020-2021 program through February 1st, 2020.

The Museum welcomes applications from students in the use of technology for research and teaching in all academic disciplines, including history, political science, literature, Jewish studies, computer science, psychology, sociology, geography, and others. Students outside the field of history are encouraged to apply. Digital Humanities Associate Fellows for the 2020 year are required to be in residence at the Museum for nine months, arriving in September and departing at the end of May, 2021.

For application instructions and further information, click on this link.

  • Deadline approaching! Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops.

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship. Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • Morris K. Udall Scholarship

Internal deadline: February 7, 2020
External deadline: March 7, 2020

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for undergraduates from a variety of fields with a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues. Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy.  Award includes up to $7,000 for tuition, room, and board, or other educational expenses.  Must be a junior or senior (including 4th year of a 5th year track); must have a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities.  Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Udall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Jason T. Younker (jyounker@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!

The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. An information session will be held on January 23.  

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

 

Updated Jan 4, 2020

  • Deadline is today! Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace FellowshipApplication deadline: January 6, 2020 (for Fall 2020 fellowships)

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington, D.C. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice.  U.S. citizens (regardless of country of residency) or non-U.S. citizen living in the U.S., provided you obtain the proper work visa, are eligible to apply.  More information about the fellowship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • NEW! CHC Exclusive: Julie Tripp Fellowship

Application Deadline: Monday, February 17, 2020
Are you interested in conducting research on your thesis (or other passion project) in another country in Summer 2020?  If so, apply for the CHC’s Julie Tripp Fellowship!

The Julie Tripp Fellowship was founded to provide support for students enrolled in the Clark Honors College at the University of Oregon who will study, explore, and/or conduct research requiring domestic or international travel to one or two countries over a six-week period during the summer between their junior and senior years (travel can be, but doesn’t have to be, associated with a formal study abroad program or with the student’s CHC thesis).  Funds may be used to assist students with expenses related to, including (but not limited to) travel, tuition, fees, books, lodging, meals, passports, visas, or other related research or educational expenses.  Students will produce a creative project about their experience (e.g. a video, photo album, sketchbook, etc.) upon their return.

Two $5,000 fellowships will be awarded to current CHC juniors (third-year students) for use in Summer 2020.  Students can apply for the Tripp Fellowship via the CHC’s annual scholarship application process on the R.D. Clark Honors College Canvas site.  The online application will open the first week of winter term and will remain open through Monday, February 17, 2020.  Students can contact Elizabeth Raisanen, Assistant Dean of Advising & Strategic Partnerships (raisanen@uoregon.edu) with questions about the Tripp Fellowship. An information session will be held on January 23.  

  • Deadline approaching! Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops.

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship. Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • Morris K. Udall Scholarship

Internal deadline: February 7, 2020
External deadline: March 7, 2020

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for undergraduates from a variety of fields with a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues. Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy.  Award includes up to $7,000 for tuition, room, and board, or other educational expenses.  Must be a junior or senior (including 4th year of a 5th year track); must have a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities.  Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Udall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Jason T. Younker (jyounker@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

 

Updated Dec 9, 2019

  • NEW! Morris K. Udall Scholarship

Internal deadline: February 7, 2020
External deadline: March 7, 2020

The Morris K. Udall Scholarship Foundation provides scholarships for undergraduates from a variety of fields with a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues. Native American or Alaskan native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy.  Award includes up to $7,000 for tuition, room, and board, or other educational expenses.  Must be a junior or senior (including 4th year of a 5th year track); must have a demonstrated commitment to environmental or natural resource issues through coursework, research, internships, jobs, or extracurricular activities.  Native American or Alaskan Native students are also eligible for fields related to tribal health care or tribal policy. Students who wish to apply should contact UO’s Udall Scholarship advisor, Dr. Jason T. Younker (jyounker@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Deadline approaching! Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! Harry S Truman Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 20, 2019 (of your junior year)
The Truman Scholarship supports students who are interested in public service leadership careers through graduate education funding and professional development.  If you envision yourself working in the nonprofit or public sector after graduate school, and if you are a current third-year student, please contact UO’s Distinguished Scholarships office for more information.

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington, D.C. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice.  U.S. citizens (regardless of country of residency) or non-U.S. citizen living in the U.S., provided you obtain the proper work visa, are eligible to apply.  More information about the fellowship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops. An information session on the application process will be held November 14, 12:30 – 1:30pm in Lillis 112.

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship. Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

 

Updated Dec 2, 2019

  • NEW! Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship

Application deadline: March 5, 2020 (for programs in Summer or Fall 2020)
The Gilman Scholarship Program offers awards for undergraduate study abroad and was established by the International Academic Opportunity Act of 2000.  This scholarship provides awards for U.S. undergraduate students who are receiving a Federal Pell Grant funding at a two-year or four-year college or university to participate in study abroad programs worldwide.  The scholarship offers awards up to $5,000 (or up to $8,000 for those who are studying a critical-need language while abroad).  The Gilman Scholarship is a great funding option for students who are considering traveling abroad with one of the CHC’s signature study abroad programs.  In addition, GEO advisors (as well as CHC faculty members who offer study abroad opportunities) are available to meet with you about the application process, and to review your essay drafts.  Please visit the UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website for more information about the Gilman.

  • Deadline approaching! Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! Harry S Truman Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 20, 2019 (of your junior year)
The Truman Scholarship supports students who are interested in public service leadership careers through graduate education funding and professional development.  If you envision yourself working in the nonprofit or public sector after graduate school, and if you are a current third-year student, please contact UO’s Distinguished Scholarships office for more information.

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington, D.C. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice.  U.S. citizens (regardless of country of residency) or non-U.S. citizen living in the U.S., provided you obtain the proper work visa, are eligible to apply.  More information about the fellowship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops. An information session on the application process will be held November 14, 12:30 – 1:30pm in Lillis 112.

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship.Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

 

Updated Nov 25, 2019

  • Deadline Approaching! Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

The Herbert Scoville Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington, D.C. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice.  U.S. citizens (regardless of country of residency) or non-U.S. citizen living in the U.S., provided you obtain the proper work visa, are eligible to apply.  More information about the fellowship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Harry S Truman Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 20, 2019 (of your junior year)
The Truman Scholarship supports students who are interested in public service leadership careers through graduate education funding and professional development.  If you envision yourself working in the nonprofit or public sector after graduate school, and if you are a current third-year student, please contact UO’s Distinguished Scholarships office for more information.

  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops. An information session on the application process will be held November 14, 12:30 – 1:30pm in Lillis 112.

  • Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship.Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support

 

Updated Nov 19, 2019

  • Deadline Approaching! Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • NEW! Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship

UO application deadline: TBA (usually sometime in January) Please contact Dr. Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu) for information on internal deadline.
External deadline: January 31, 2020

The Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship provides successful undergraduate applicants with awards that include academic assistance (up to $9,500 per year) for full-time study during the 9-month academic year; a 10-week, full-time internship position ($700/week) during the summer at a NOAA facility; and, if reappointed, academic assistance (up to $8,000) for full-time study during a second 9-month academic year. The internship between the first and second years of the award provides the scholars with hands-on, practical educational training experience in NOAA-related science, research, technology, policy, management, and education activities. Awards also include travel funds to attend a mandatory Hollings Scholarship Program orientation, conferences where students present a paper or poster, and a housing subsidy for scholars who do not reside at home during the summer internship. Students who wish to apply should contact one of the Hollings Scholarship advisor, V. Patterson Lombardi (lombardi@uoregon.edu).  More information about the scholarship can be found on UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website. Apply here!

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Harry S Truman Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 20, 2019 (of your junior year)
The Truman Scholarship supports students who are interested in public service leadership careers through graduate education funding and professional development.  If you envision yourself working in the nonprofit or public sector after graduate school, and if you are a current third-year student, please contact UO’s Distinguished Scholarships office for more information.

  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops. An information session on the application process will be held November 14, 12:30 – 1:30pm in Lillis 112.

  • First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support.

 

Updated Nov 11, 2019

  • Deadline Approaching! Humanities Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application deadline: November 14, 2019 at 11:59pm
The HURF program is a 16 week fellowship for undergraduate students conducting research in the humanities under the guidance of a UO faculty mentor. During the fellowship period the cohort meets weekly to workshop their projects and participate in seminars related to research skills development, research ethics, communicating research, and career preparation. Fellows receive a $2,500 award and their faculty mentors receive $500. The program is open to all full-time UO undergraduate students who have a proposal to conduct research in the humanities, have a minimum 3.5 GPA in UO humanities courses, and have a faculty mentor who will supervise their research project.  Recipients will share the results of their research at the annual Undergraduate Symposium as part of a HURF panel.

  • Deadline Approaching! Ecotrust Native American Scholarship Fund

Application deadline: November 15, 2019 by 5:00pm
The Ecotrust Scholarship supports undergraduate and graduate Native students who have an interest in environmental issues and attend the University of Oregon. Multiple scholarships will be awarded, ranging between $2,000 and $4,000. Awards are based on financial need and the applicant’s demonstration of their interest in supporting environmental issues within Native communities. Applications should be submitted via Qualtrics, which can be accessed via this link: https://oregon.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a2IMkkEGmtPRWzb. The scholarship committee will only review completed and timely applications. Final decisions will be made by the committee and announced in December 2019. For eligibility details and selection criteria, please look over the attached announcement. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to DJ Kelly-Quattrocchi (djkq@uoregon.edu) Coordinator of Multicultural Education, Engagement, and Student Success.

  • NEW! First Year Research Engagement Fellowship (FYRE)

Application Deadline: April 3, 2020
CURE is pleased to launch FYRE, created to provide first-year undergraduate students with the valuable opportunity to explore research. This fellowship, made possible by the University of Oregon Foundation Board of Trustees, will fund five students each academic year. FYRE offers a $4000 stipend to the individual student, and $1000 to their faculty mentor. FYRE recipients are expected to engage in full-time summer research for 8-10 weeks, under the mentorship of a UO faculty mentor (TTF or career NTTF). The application is now live (!) with a submission deadline of April 3, 2020Click here, to access the application. The applicant is asked to have a faculty mentor identified, with potential research project plans, at the time of application. CURE invites those students who are looking to connect with a prospective faculty mentor, to meet with our team (visit open hours or by appointment) so that we can work with you to provide guidance, resources, and support

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops. An information session on the application process will be held November 14, 12:30 – 1:30pm in Lillis 112.

 

Updated Nov 4, 2019

  • NEW! Ecotrust Native American Scholarship Fund

Application deadline: November 15, 2019 by 5:00pm
The Ecotrust Scholarship supports undergraduate and graduate Native students who have an interest in environmental issues and attend the University of Oregon. Multiple scholarships will be awarded, ranging between $2,000 and $4,000. Awards are based on financial need and the applicant’s demonstration of their interest in supporting environmental issues within Native communities. Applications should be submitted via Qualtrics, which can be accessed via this link: https://oregon.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a2IMkkEGmtPRWzb. The scholarship committee will only review completed and timely applications. Final decisions will be made by the committee and announced in December 2019. For eligibility details and selection criteria, please look over the attached announcement. If you have any questions please feel free to reach out to DJ Kelly-Quattrocchi (djkq@uoregon.edu) Coordinator of Multicultural Education, Engagement, and Student Success.

  • Deadline Approaching! McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: November 8, 2019
The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.

  • Humanities Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application deadline: November 14, 2019 at 11:59pm
The HURF program is a 16 week fellowship for undergraduate students conducting research in the humanities under the guidance of a UO faculty mentor. During the fellowship period the cohort meets weekly to workshop their projects and participate in seminars related to research skills development, research ethics, communicating research, and career preparation. Fellows receive a $2,500 award and their faculty mentors receive $500. The program is open to all full-time UO undergraduate students who have a proposal to conduct research in the humanities, have a minimum 3.5 GPA in UO humanities courses, and have a faculty mentor who will supervise their research project.  Recipients will share the results of their research at the annual Undergraduate Symposium as part of a HURF panel.

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: December 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Boren Undergraduate Scholarships

Application Deadline: January 21, 2020
The National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships are awarded to undergraduates studying abroad in world regions critical to U.S. interests. Preference is given to those pursuing studies of less commonly taught languages. Applicants must be U.S. citizens and selection is based on academic merit. The maximum award amount is $8,000 for summer, $10,000 for one semester, and $20,000 for a full academic year. Award recipients must fulfill a service requirement upon graduation, working for selected federal departments and agencies. Applicants are strongly encouraged to submit draft applications to Global Education Oregon for review at least one month prior to the UO deadline. For more information and application materials, visit the National Security Education Program (NSEP) / Boren scholarships website. There is an on-campus Boren review process for this scholarship, and interested students should contact Global Education Oregon at geoglobe@uoregon.edu regarding questions and the application process, as well as relevant info sessions and workshops. An information session on the application process will be held November 14, 12:30 – 1:30pm in Lillis 112.

 

Updated Oct 28, 2019

  • NEW! GEO Map Your Future Scholarship

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
GEO is passionate about study abroad and hopes that every student is able to participate in a life-changing experience abroad.  With this in mind, GEO offers the Map Your Future Scholarship to first-year students that can be used for a study abroad program during your college career. A number of $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  These scholarship funds can be used for an eligible study abroad program any term.  Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • NEW! GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
In an effort to expand access to education abroad, GEO has made available a Scholarship for First Generation College Students. This is a planning scholarship for UO students whose parents/legal guardians did not complete a 4-year college bachelor’s degree. As a planning scholarship, recipients of the GEO Scholarship for First-Generation College Students can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support first-generation college students who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • NEW! GEO Study Abroad Scholarships for Students with Disabilities

Application deadline: December 15, 2019
The GEO Study Abroad Scholarship for Students with Disabilities is a planning scholarship available to UO students who have a documented disability. Recipients of the scholarship can use the award to study abroad on a GEO-sponsored program at any time during their college career at the UO. A number of $1,000-$3,000 scholarships will be awarded each year to help support students with documented disabilities who aspire to study abroad. Note: you do not need to know which program you plan to participate in when you apply for the scholarship, and applying for the scholarship does not mean you are committing to a study abroad program.

  • Deadline approaching! Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship

Application deadline: October 31, 2019
Churchill Scholarships offer American students of exceptional ability enrolled at one of the institutions participating in the program the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge. The scholarships also provide the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge, to see something of Europe and lands beyond, to see the United States from a new perspective, and to gain personal insights about oneself that come from living abroad and adjusting to new customs and challenges. Applicants must be US citizens. Award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000. Contact Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu) for more information, or visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Deadline approaching! GEO Ambassador Scholarship

Application deadline: November 1, 2019
Global Education Oregon (GEO) offers scholarship opportunities to encourage interested students to apply for and participate in a GEO study abroad experience. The GEO Ambassador Scholarship is a scholarship available to all students applying to GEO faculty-led programs and GEO Center programs.  Awards range from $500 – $1,500.

  • Deadline approaching! Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
The Soros Fellowship supports the graduate educations of “new Americans” pursuing study in any degree-granting program in any field at any university in the U.S.  Grants for up to two years of graduate study in the U.S.  Must be a “new American” (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in the U.S.—see Soros website for full eligibility details).  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or contact Dr. John Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu).

  • McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: November 8, 2019
The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.

  • Humanities Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application deadline: November 14, 2019 at 11:59pm
The HURF program is a 16 week fellowship for undergraduate students conducting research in the humanities under the guidance of a UO faculty mentor. During the fellowship period the cohort meets weekly to workshop their projects and participate in seminars related to research skills development, research ethics, communicating research, and career preparation. Fellows receive a $2,500 award and their faculty mentors receive $500. The program is open to all full-time UO undergraduate students who have a proposal to conduct research in the humanities, have a minimum 3.5 GPA in UO humanities courses, and have a faculty mentor who will supervise their research project.  Recipients will share the results of their research at the annual Undergraduate Symposium as part of a HURF panel.

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: November 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

 

Updated Oct 22, 2019

  • Deadline Approaching! National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Application deadline: October 21, 22, 24, and 25, 2019 (depending on discipline)
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

  • Deadline Approaching! UROP Mini-Grant Program

Application deadline: October 24, 2019 (fall deadline)
The UROP Mini-Grant program provides grants of up to $1,000 that may be used by undergraduate award recipients to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary to complete their project and/or assist with travel expenses related to their project.  Awards will be given out twice during the academic year, once during the fall term and once during the winter term.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, a project proposal finalized, and a faculty mentor secured prior to applying.  Application materials are available here. The application deadline for the UROP Mini-grant program is October 24 for fall awards (there is also a January 30, 2020 winter deadline).

  • Deadline Approaching! Center For Undergraduate Research and Engagement (CURE) Undergraduate Conference Travel Awards

Application deadline: October 28, 2019
The Undergraduate Conference Travel Award provides up to $500 to support conference presentation travel that occurs between July 1 and December 31, 2019. 

  • Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship

Application deadline: October 31, 2019
Churchill Scholarships offer American students of exceptional ability enrolled at one of the institutions participating in the program the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge. The scholarships also provide the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge, to see something of Europe and lands beyond, to see the United States from a new perspective, and to gain personal insights about oneself that come from living abroad and adjusting to new customs and challenges. Applicants must be US citizens. Award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000. Contact Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu) for more information, or visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • GEO Ambassador Scholarship

Application deadline: November 1, 2019
Global Education Oregon (GEO) offers scholarship opportunities to encourage interested students to apply for and participate in a GEO study abroad experience. The GEO Ambassador Scholarship is a scholarship available to all students applying to GEO faculty-led programs and GEO Center programs.  Awards range from $500 – $1,500.

  • Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
The Soros Fellowship supports the graduate educations of “new Americans” pursuing study in any degree-granting program in any field at any university in the U.S.  Grants for up to two years of graduate study in the U.S.  Must be a “new American” (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in the U.S.—see Soros website for full eligibility details).  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or contact Dr. John Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu).

  • McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: November 8, 2019
The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.

  • Humanities Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application deadline: November 14, 2019 at 11:59pm
The HURF program is a 16 week fellowship for undergraduate students conducting research in the humanities under the guidance of a UO faculty mentor. During the fellowship period the cohort meets weekly to workshop their projects and participate in seminars related to research skills development, research ethics, communicating research, and career preparation. Fellows receive a $2,500 award and their faculty mentors receive $500. The program is open to all full-time UO undergraduate students who have a proposal to conduct research in the humanities, have a minimum 3.5 GPA in UO humanities courses, and have a faculty mentor who will supervise their research project.  Recipients will share the results of their research at the annual Undergraduate Symposium as part of a HURF panel.

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: November 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

 

Updated Oct 15, 2019

  • Deadline Approaching! Oregon Heritage Fellowship

Application deadline: October 20, 2019
Oregon Heritage, part of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, will award up to three $2,000 fellowships to full-time students of an Oregon university for researching, writing and presenting a topic related to history, geography, archaeology, cultural heritage or historic preservation in Oregon. Fellowship recipients will present their research process and findings at the Oregon Heritage Conference or other Oregon Heritage event the following spring. For more information, click here.

  • Deadline Approaching! National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Application deadline: October 21, 22, 24, and 25, 2019 (depending on discipline)
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

  • NEW! Humanities Undergraduate Research Fellowship

Application deadline: November 14, 2019 at 11:59pm
The HURF program is a 16 week fellowship for undergraduate students conducting research in the humanities under the guidance of a UO faculty mentor. During the fellowship period the cohort meets weekly to workshop their projects and participate in seminars related to research skills development, research ethics, communicating research, and career preparation. Fellows receive a $2,500 award and their faculty mentors receive $500. The program is open to all full-time UO undergraduate students who have a proposal to conduct research in the humanities, have a minimum 3.5 GPA in UO humanities courses, and have a faculty mentor who will supervise their research project.  Recipients will share the results of their research at the annual Undergraduate Symposium as part of a HURF panel.

  • UROP Mini-Grant Program

Application deadline: October 24, 2019 (fall deadline)
The UROP Mini-Grant program provides grants of up to $1,000 that may be used by undergraduate award recipients to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary to complete their project and/or assist with travel expenses related to their project.  Awards will be given out twice during the academic year, once during the fall term and once during the winter term.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, a project proposal finalized, and a faculty mentor secured prior to applying.  Application materials are available here. The application deadline for the UROP Mini-grant program is October 24 for fall awards (there is also a January 30, 2020 winter deadline).

  • Center For Undergraduate Research and Engagement (CURE) Undergraduate Conference Travel Awards

Application deadline: October 28, 2019
The Undergraduate Conference Travel Award provides up to $500 to support conference presentation travel that occurs between July 1 and December 31, 2019. 

  • Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship

Application deadline: October 31, 2019
Churchill Scholarships offer American students of exceptional ability enrolled at one of the institutions participating in the program the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge. The scholarships also provide the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge, to see something of Europe and lands beyond, to see the United States from a new perspective, and to gain personal insights about oneself that come from living abroad and adjusting to new customs and challenges. Applicants must be US citizens. Award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000. Contact Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu) for more information, or visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • GEO Ambassador Scholarship

Application deadline: November 1, 2019
Global Education Oregon (GEO) offers scholarship opportunities to encourage interested students to apply for and participate in a GEO study abroad experience. The GEO Ambassador Scholarship is a scholarship available to all students applying to GEO faculty-led programs and GEO Center programs.  Awards range from $500 – $1,500.

  • Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
The Soros Fellowship supports the graduate educations of “new Americans” pursuing study in any degree-granting program in any field at any university in the U.S.  Grants for up to two years of graduate study in the U.S.  Must be a “new American” (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in the U.S.—see Soros website for full eligibility details).  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or contact Dr. John Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu).

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: November 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

  • McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: Rolling Acceptance
The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.

 

Updated Oct 8, 2019

  • Deadline Approaching! Oregon Heritage Fellowship

Application deadline: October 20, 2019
Oregon Heritage, part of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, will award up to three $2,000 fellowships to full-time students of an Oregon university for researching, writing and presenting a topic related to history, geography, archaeology, cultural heritage or historic preservation in Oregon. Fellowship recipients will present their research process and findings at the Oregon Heritage Conference or other Oregon Heritage event the following spring. For more information, click here.

  • Deadline Approaching! National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Application deadline: October 21, 22, 24, and 25, 2019 (depending on discipline)
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

  • NEW! Center For Undergraduate Research and Engagement (CURE) Undergraduate Conference Travel Awards

Application deadline: October 28, 2019
The Undergraduate Conference Travel Award provides up to $500 to support conference presentation travel that occurs between July 1 and December 31, 2019. 

  • NEW! UROP Mini-Grant Program

Application deadline: October 24, 2019 (fall deadline)
The UROP Mini-Grant program provides grants of up to $1,000 that may be used by undergraduate award recipients to purchase materials, equipment, and supplies that are necessary to complete their project and/or assist with travel expenses related to their project.  Awards will be given out twice during the academic year, once during the fall term and once during the winter term.  Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA, a project proposal finalized, and a faculty mentor secured prior to applying.  Application materials are available here. The application deadline for the UROP Mini-grant program is October 24 for fall awards (there is also a January 30, 2020 winter deadline).

  • NEW! GEO Ambassador Scholarship

Application deadline: November 1, 2019
Global Education Oregon (GEO) offers scholarship opportunities to encourage interested students to apply for and participate in a GEO study abroad experience. The GEO Ambassador Scholarship is a scholarship available to all students applying to GEO faculty-led programs and GEO Center programs.  Awards range from $500 – $1,500.

  • Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship

Application deadline: October 31, 2019
Churchill Scholarships offer American students of exceptional ability enrolled at one of the institutions participating in the program the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge. The scholarships also provide the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge, to see something of Europe and lands beyond, to see the United States from a new perspective, and to gain personal insights about oneself that come from living abroad and adjusting to new customs and challenges. Applicants must be US citizens. Award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000. Contact Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu) for more information, or visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
The Soros Fellowship supports the graduate educations of “new Americans” pursuing study in any degree-granting program in any field at any university in the U.S.  Grants for up to two years of graduate study in the U.S.  Must be a “new American” (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in the U.S.—see Soros website for full eligibility details).  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or contact Dr. John Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu).

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: November 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

  • McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: Rolling Acceptance
The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.

 

Updated Sept 30, 2019

  • Deadline approaching! Herbert Scoville, Jr. Peace Fellowship

Application deadline: October 7, 2019 (for Spring 2020 fellowships)
The Herbert Scoville, Jr. Peace Fellowship provides recent college and graduate school alumni with the opportunity to gain a Washington perspective on key issues of peace and security. Twice yearly, the fellowship’s Board of Directors selects a group of outstanding individuals to spend six to nine months in Washington, D.C. Supported by a salary, the fellows serve as full-time junior staff members at the participating organization of their choice. For more information, visit http://scoville.org/apply/application-information/.

  • Oregon Heritage Fellowship

Application deadline: October 20, 2019
Oregon Heritage, part of the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, will award up to three $2,000 fellowships to full-time students of an Oregon university for researching, writing and presenting a topic related to history, geography, archaeology, cultural heritage or historic preservation in Oregon. Fellowship recipients will present their research process and findings at the Oregon Heritage Conference or other Oregon Heritage event the following spring. For more information, click here.

  • National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program

Application deadline: October 21, 22, 24, and 25, 2019 (depending on discipline)
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and doctoral degrees at accredited United States institutions.

  • Winston Churchill Foundation Scholarship

Application deadline: October 31, 2019
Churchill Scholarships offer American students of exceptional ability enrolled at one of the institutions participating in the program the opportunity to pursue graduate studies in engineering, mathematics, and the sciences at Cambridge. The scholarships also provide the opportunity to experience life in Britain, to forge friendships with British students and those from other countries who are enrolled at Cambridge, to see something of Europe and lands beyond, to see the United States from a new perspective, and to gain personal insights about oneself that come from living abroad and adjusting to new customs and challenges. Applicants must be US citizens. Award covers all Cambridge University fees and tuition, plus living and travel expenses, for a total value of $48,000 to $50,000. Contact Dr. Josh Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu) for more information, or visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website.

  • Paul and Daisy Soros Fellowships for New Americans

Application Deadline: November 1, 2019
The Soros Fellowship supports the graduate educations of “new Americans” pursuing study in any degree-granting program in any field at any university in the U.S.  Grants for up to two years of graduate study in the U.S.  Must be a “new American” (a green card holder or naturalized citizen if born abroad; a child of naturalized citizens if born in the U.S.—see Soros website for full eligibility details).  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or contact Dr. John Snodgrass (dsinfo@uoregon.edu).

  • Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Campus Deadline: November 15, 2019 (for current 2nd- and 3rd-year students)
The Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship is a distinguished award for juniors and seniors who plan to be scientists, mathematicians, or engineers. Up to $7,500 annually to help cover tuition, fees, books, room, & board for junior and/or senior year(s). Must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or U.S. national and a sophomore or a junior at the time of application with a minimum “B” grade point average.  For more information, visit UO’s Distinguished Scholarships website or email Dr. Josh Snodgrass (jjosh@uoregon.edu).

  • Critical Language Scholarships (CLS)

Application Deadline: November 19, 2019 at 8:00pm Eastern
The CLS Program is a program of the US Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. It is a fully-funded overseas language program for American undergraduate and graduate students. With the goal of broadening the base of Americans studying and mastering critical languages and to build relationships between the people of the United States and other countries, CLS provides study opportunities to a diverse range of students from across the United States at every level of language learning. For more information, contact Jeff Magoto (jmagoto@uoregon.edu).

  • Knight Campus-CHC Undergraduate Scholars Program

Application deadline: November 27, 2019
The Knight Campus Undergraduate Scholars Program is offering two opportunities sponsored by the Clark Honors College for second- and third-year CHC students majoring in the natural sciences (biology, biochemistry, chemistry, human physiology, physics, psychology, general science, math, and computer and information science, and earth science) who are interested in conducting research in a Knight Campus-affiliated lab in 2020.  Each opportunity includes $8,000 in student support. Application deadline is November 27, 2019. Visit https://urop.uoregon.edu/kcus/ and attend an info session for more information.

  • McNair Scholars Program

Application Deadline: Rolling Acceptance
The McNair Scholars Program prepares eligible juniors and seniors for graduate study leading to a Ph.D.  $2,800 summer research stipend; advising support; graduate school application support.  Minimum of 75 credits, competitive GPA; upper-division coursework in major; U.S. citizen or permanent resident; low-income and first-generation college student.  For more information, visit the UO McNair Scholars website.