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CAS Scholarships and Fellowships


The application process for 2016-2017 scholarships closed on February 26, 2016. The process for 2017-2018 scholarships will open in January, 2017; please check back here for information and the link to the application at that time.

 

The College of Arts and Sciences provides 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: 3.0

Please contact the College of Arts and Sciences with any questions related to the scholarship application: scholarships@cas.uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3236.

Many of our departments and programs offer their own major-specific scholarships. For a list of these departments and links to their websites, click here.

For information about university-wide scholarships, visit the webpage for the Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships here.

Available CAS scholarships and average award amounts:

Mildred Braaten Archibald Scholarship Fund in Science and Mathematics ($2,000 – $3,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate Students
* Majors in math, biology, chemistry, physics
* Preference to students with interest in issues related to women in the sciences

Mary Chambers Brockelbank Endowed Assistance Fund ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate Students
* Financial need

Norman Brown Graduate Fellowship ($4,000 – $5,000)
* Graduate Students
* Academic merit

Hazel Leonard Buck Scholarship ($1,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Major in general social science
* Academic merit

Roberta Schuebel Caldwell Scholarship ($1,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Academic merit

Mildred S. Clifford Scholarship in the Liberal Arts ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Financial need

College of Arts and Sciences Graduate Scholarship ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Graduate Students
* Academic merit

College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Academic merit

Leon B. Davis Scholarship for Preparatory Engineering Studies ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Students involved with preparatory engineering coursework (physics, chemistry and biochemistry, biology, general sciences)
* Financial need
* Please address your preparatory engineering studies in your personal statement

Clarence and Lucille Dunbar Scholarship ($2,000 – $5,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate Students
* Majors in the natural sciences

Donald DuShane IV Scholarship ($1,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Majors in history, general science, political science, psychology or sociology
* High financial need

George and Susan Fugelsang Scholarship ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Financial need
* Academic merit

Dorothy and William Green Foreign Languages Scholarship ($1,000 – $2,500)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Foreign language major
* Academic merit

William L. Hanks Scholarship ($1,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Majors in physical sciences (chemistry, computer & information sciences, geological sciences, mathematics, and physics)

Henry V. Howe Scholarship ($1,000 – $5,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate Students
* Majors in the natural sciences

Janice L. Jessen Arts and Sciences Scholarship ($4,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Academic merit
* Financial need

Hildegard Kurz Foreign Language Scholarship ($1,000 – $3,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Student must be studying a foreign language
* Student must travel abroad during the 2016-2017 academic year – please discuss these plans in your personal statement
* Financial need

John L. and Naomi Luvaas Graduate Fellowship ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Graduate Students
* Student must have resided in Oregon for at least 3 years

James and Mary Kay Manwill Science Scholarship ($1,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Majors in biology, chemistry and biochemistry, mathematics or physics
* Oregon residents who graduated from a high school in an Oregon county (excluding: Columbia, Washington, Multnomah, Clackamas, Yamhill counties)
* Financial need

Miller Family Graduate Award in Technology & Science ($1,000 – $2,000)
* Graduate Students
* Pursuing research in technology or natural science
* Academic merit
* Preference to female students

Everett D. Monte Scholarship ($1,000 – $3,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors, Graduate Students
* Financial need

Risa Palm Graduate Fellowship ($1,000)
* Graduate Students
* Promise for achievement in academic field

Bill and Charlotte Perry Memorial Scholarship ($1,000)

* Sophomores, Juniors
* Graduate of Hood River Valley High School
* Preference to applicants with a GPA of 3.4 or above
* Financial need

Charles A. Reed Graduate Fellowship ($1,500 – $2,500)
* Graduate Students
* PhD candidate – please describe your PhD research plans in your personal statement
* One recommendation should be from department head

Marthe E. Smith Memorial Science Scholarship ($2,000 – $4,000)
* Graduate Students
* Majors in the natural sciences
* Academic merit
* Preference to students in their last year at UO

Clayton and Sheryl Steinke General Social Sciences Scholarship ($1,000 – $4,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Major in general social science
* Financial need
* Academic merit

Carolyn M. Stokes Memorial Scholarship ($2,000 – $4,000)
* Graduate Students
* Majors in psychology and sociology
* Financial need
* Academic merit

Susan A. Winn Memorial Scholarship ($750 – $1,000)
* Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
* Financial need



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