Our Opportunities

NameQuestionsDeadlineAwardActions
Brewold-Teigen Scholarship
To honor Johan Breivoll, Alf Brewold, Beret Teigen Brewold, and Erling Brewold, and to encourage good teachers. Must be a student accepted into...
To honor Johan Breivoll, Alf Brewold, Beret Teigen Brewold, and Erling...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
Catherine Reese Peterson Scholarship
To encourage excellence in the field of primary education. Must be admitted to the Early Childhood Education/Elementary cohort or the...
To encourage excellence in the field of primary education. Must be...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 05/08/2016 Varies None
Delta Kappa Gamma Epsilon Chapter International Scholarship
To give recognition to an outstanding female student who is pursuing a career in teaching. Must be a full-time female student accepted into the...
To give recognition to an outstanding female student who is pursuing a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
Frances E. Treadwell Endowed Scholarship
To encourage excellence in the field of junior high school teacher education. Must be enrolled in the teacher certification program at SOU Must...
To encourage excellence in the field of junior high school teacher...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
James A. and Mary Helen Gwinn Scholarship
Must be a deserving student Must show financial need by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Must be admitted to the SOU...
Must be a deserving student Must show financial need by filing the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
Joan & Sheldon Rio Education Scholarship
To assist students (preferably female) admitted to the MAT program at Southern Oregon University seeking a math endorsement. Must be admitted to...
To assist students (preferably female) admitted to the MAT program at...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
John and Lillian R. Conway Memorial Scholarship
To provide financial assistance in the form of a scholarship to a deserving person planning a career in teaching. Must show high academic...
To provide financial assistance in the form of a scholarship to a...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
Kathryn MacLeod MacDiarmid Elementary Education Scholarship
To help a single parent further his/her education in the teaching profession. Preferred recipient will be a single parent with dependent...
To help a single parent further his/her education in the teaching...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
Madge F. & Ernest H. Bearrs Trust Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To honor the memory of Madge Bearss, who graduated from Southern Oregon State College with a teaching degree in 1929. She taught second graders...
To honor the memory of Madge Bearss, who graduated from Southern Oregon...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: $750.00
1 05/08/2016 $750.00 None
Marioni Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To honor the memory of Joan Marioni who was a professor at Southern Oregon University in the School of Education. The recipient must display a...
To honor the memory of Joan Marioni who was a professor at Southern...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: $750.00
1 05/08/2016 $750.00 None
Paul C. and Virginia Lemon Endowed Fellowship for Women in Ecology and Environmental Studies
To assist women pursuing a leadership career in Environmental Sciences/Education or Ecological Studies in obtaining their Master’s degree. A...
To assist women pursuing a leadership career in Environmental...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: $1,500.00
2 05/08/2016 $1,500.00 None
Raymond & Luella (Wickstrom) Morris Endowed Scholarship
To help students with financial need to attend the teacher’s licensure program at Southern Oregon University. Primary selection criteria will be...
To help students with financial need to attend the teacher’s licensure...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 05/08/2016 Varies None
Teacher Education Scholarship
Must be admitted to the Teacher Licensure program at Southern Oregon University Must have a 3.5 cumulative GPA in the last 90 quarter hours and...
Must be admitted to the Teacher Licensure program at Southern Oregon...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
05/08/2016 Varies None
The Norma S and Ethel M Curtis Memorial Scholarship
To serve as a memorial to Norma S. Curtis, wife, and Ethel M. Curtis, mother, of Philip W. Curtis, respectively, by providing scholarship support...
To serve as a memorial to Norma S. Curtis, wife, and Ethel M. Curtis,...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Tuition and Fees
3 05/08/2016 Tuition and Fees None
The William and Carolyne Ruck Scholarship
To assist students admitted to the Elementary/Middle School/Senior High School Education program at Southern Oregon University. Must be admitted...
To assist students admitted to the Elementary/Middle School/Senior High...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
1 05/08/2016 Varies None
Trauffer-Polich Environmental Education Scholarship
To support Graduate students pursuing a degree in Environmental Education at Southern Oregon University. Must be a Graduate student pursuing a...
To support Graduate students pursuing a degree in Environmental...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: Varies
0 05/08/2016 Varies None
Zinn Memorial Endowed Scholarship
To honor the memory of Dr. Wilkins-O’Riley Zinn, a professor of Education at Southern Oregon University. The recipient must be a non-traditional...
To honor the memory of Dr. Wilkins-O’Riley Zinn, a professor of...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: 05/08/2016
  • Award: $750.00
1 05/08/2016 $750.00 None
Ruth Kneass Memorial Scholarship
To assist students who are in need for financial help to study at Southern Oregon University. Must be an entering or currently registered...
To assist students who are in need for financial help to study at...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $630.00
1 Ended $630.00 None
William J. Gaboury Scholarship
To provide financial aid to a deserving student majoring in one of the Social Sciences who plans to use his/her education to enhance the quality of...
To provide financial aid to a deserving student majoring in one of the...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350.00
1 Ended $350.00 None
M.E. and Virginia Abbott Memorial Scholarship
The purpose of the M.E. and Virginia Abbott Memorial Scholarship is to provide financial assistance to Southern Oregon University students who...
The purpose of the M.E. and Virginia Abbott Memorial Scholarship is to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended $0.00 None
The Burton David Scholarship Fund
Must be a resident of Jackson County, Oregon. Must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 from high school or another institution of higher...
Must be a resident of Jackson County, Oregon. Must have a minimum...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Li and Melvin Harder III Scholarship
To encourage Native Americans, veterans or children of veterans, to attend and graduate from Southern Oregon University. Available to students...
To encourage Native Americans, veterans or children of veterans, to...
  • Questions: 3
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
3 Ended $2,000.00 None
Bill and Florence Schneider Fine & Performing Arts Endowment (Art)
Must have completed or be in the process of completing 45 hours in residence at SOU Must be a major in one of the art major programs Must have...
Must have completed or be in the process of completing 45 hours in...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
2 Ended Varies None
Dr. Alvin Fellers Memorial Scholarship at Southern Oregon University
To support & recognize a student(s) who has demonstrated the characteristics and qualities of Dr. Alvin Fellers, exemplifying his warm and friendly...
To support & recognize a student(s) who has demonstrated the...
  • Questions: 2
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
2 Ended $2,000.00 None
AAUW Ashland Branch, Annual & Endowed Scholarship
To women in obtaining a degree from Southern Oregon University Must be a female. If an undergraduate, must be a full-time senior at SOU during...
To women in obtaining a degree from Southern Oregon University Must be...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
1 Ended $2,000.00 None
AAUW, Medford Branch Scholarship
To assist women residents of Jackson County, Oregon, in obtaining a degree from Southern Oregon University. Must be a female. Must be a resident...
To assist women residents of Jackson County, Oregon, in obtaining a...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
1 Ended $1,000 None
Alumni Association Graduate Scholarship
The Alumni Association is committed to enhancing the achievement of our alumni body by offering scholarships to SOU alumni who desire to progress...
The Alumni Association is committed to enhancing the achievement of our...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
5 Ended $750.00 None
Alumni Association Undergraduate Scholarship
Must have completed two years at SOU or Rogue Community College. Must be a junior or senior at SOU. Must be a full-time student. Must have a...
Must have completed two years at SOU or Rogue Community College. Must...
  • Questions: 5
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
5 Ended $1,500 None
Anna L. May Scholarship
Must have completed the intermediate series in Accounting Must have attained junior standing Must be a declared Accounting major at SOU Must...
Must have completed the intermediate series in Accounting Must have...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended $2,000.00 None
Arnold D. Wolfe Accounting Scholarship
To enhance the student’s ability to actively pursue their educational experiences as an accounting major in the School of Business. Limited to...
To enhance the student’s ability to actively pursue their educational...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350.00
1 Ended $350.00 None
Ashland Garden Club Scholarship
To provide financial assistance to a qualified student who has academic interests in Environmental Studies, Environmental Education, or Biology...
To provide financial assistance to a qualified student who has academic...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500.00
1 Ended $1,500.00 None
Avista Scholars Scholarship
Intended to promote diversity on campus; ethnic and cultural backgrounds will be important considerations Must be majoring in one of the...
Intended to promote diversity on campus; ethnic and cultural...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750.00
1 Ended $750.00 None
Ben Evans Trust Scholarship
To aid needy students of first, the City of Ashland and the immediate vicinity, and secondarily, other students attending Southern Oregon...
To aid needy students of first, the City of Ashland and the immediate...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,350.00
Ended $1,350.00 None
Bi-Mart Corporation Scholarship
Pursuing a career in Business Academic merit Financial need as shown by the FAFSA
Pursuing a career in Business Academic merit Financial need as shown...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $970.00
Ended $970.00 None
Blanche and Gilman Plunkett Biology and Botany Scholarship
To provide financial assistance in the form of scholarships to deserving botany students at SOU. Must be a full time SOU student of at least a...
To provide financial assistance in the form of scholarships to deserving...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $540.00
1 Ended $540.00 None
Bob and Mollie Bennett Scholarship
Interviews of selected finalists will be held in April, and the scholarship recipient will be selected from this group. Finalists must attend the...
Interviews of selected finalists will be held in April, and the...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Brian Campbell Memorial Scholarship
To honor the memory of Brian Campbell, a former SOU Criminology student who was killed in an auto accident. His happiest times were spent at SOU,...
To honor the memory of Brian Campbell, a former SOU Criminology student...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $340.00
Ended $340.00 None
Clifford and Phyllis Chaney Scholarship
To assist deserving students, possibly those who have been out of high school for several years and never attended college, in attending Southern...
To assist deserving students, possibly those who have been out of high...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $980.00
1 Ended $980.00 None
Clifford B. Cordy Scholarship
To assist a deserving graduate of Jackson County High Schools in pursuing a degree in sciences. Awarded to a graduate of a Jackson County, Oregon...
To assist a deserving graduate of Jackson County High Schools in...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $300.00
1 Ended $300.00 None
Dawn Grey Memorial Scholarship
To assist single parents in pursuing an education at Southern Oregon University. Must be a resident of Oregon. Must be an admitted student...
To assist single parents in pursuing an education at Southern Oregon...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $800.00
1 Ended $800.00 None
Dean Mary Christlieb Scholarship
To assist deserving student leaders in attending Southern Oregon University. Awarded to a full time student who is a leader in campus activities...
To assist deserving student leaders in attending Southern Oregon...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $325.00
1 Ended $325.00 None
DeMerius Henderson Annual Memorial Scholarship
To assist women minority students who have reached sophomore level or above at Southern Oregon University. The recipient must be a full-time...
To assist women minority students who have reached sophomore level or...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $970.00
Ended $970.00 None
Department of Chemistry Alumni/Faculty Scholarship
To encourage capable students to study and major in chemistry. To acknowledge, reward and facilitate high academic achievement of students who are...
To encourage capable students to study and major in chemistry. To...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Diversity Scholarship
Must meet SOU’s regular admission requirements Must demonstrate community involvement and/or a range of interests through leadership, and...
Must meet SOU’s regular admission requirements Must demonstrate...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Don't Know Much About Geography Scholarship
To insure the dissemination of geographic knowledge persists. The scholarship is to be awarded to students who have an interest in continuing...
To insure the dissemination of geographic knowledge persists. The...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended $1,000.00 None
Dr James L Welch Memorial Scholarship
To assist students pursuing careers in allied health, particularly those interested in education, research or treatment of any aspect of Acquired...
To assist students pursuing careers in allied health, particularly those...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $350.00
Ended $350.00 None
Dr Reuben Fogelson Scholarship in Memory of Jeffrey Paul Schwartz
Primary consideration will be financial need, as reflected by filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), or the International...
Primary consideration will be financial need, as reflected by filing...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
1 Ended Varies None
Elenore H. & Donald J. Schofield Memorial Scholarship
To provide support for an SOU student with a vision or hearing impairment Must be pursuing a degree granted by Southern Oregon University. Award...
To provide support for an SOU student with a vision or hearing...
  • Questions: 1
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
1 Ended $1,000.00 None
Elmer C. Biegel Family Scholarship
To encourage students of Jackson County, Oregon to attend SOU, and to aid and assist them financially in obtaining a Bachelor’s or Graduate’s...
To encourage students of Jackson County, Oregon to attend SOU, and to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None
Fred A. Tayler Memorial Scholarship
To encourage students of Jackson County, Oregon to attend SOU, and to aid and assist them financially in obtaining a Bachelor’s or Graduate’s...
To encourage students of Jackson County, Oregon to attend SOU, and to...
  • Questions: 0
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended Varies None