Scholarships and Awards

Judy Fosdick-Oliphant Scholarship

Please note: Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Oliphant Scholarship competition was closed for the Spring 2020 term, and for the Fall 2020 term.

The Department of Global Studies offers Judy Fosdick Oliphant Scholarships to provide support for international experiences for undergraduate students majoring in Global Studies. This award has been made possible by the generous contribution of Judy Fosdick Oliphant. Judy Fosdick Oliphant wanted to encourage students to venture out and experience the world. She created this scholarship for those who needed financial support to do so.

Every Fall, Winter, and Spring Terms, Oliphant Scholarships will be awarded. The award amounts can range from $300 to $3,000, but average approximately $2,000 – $2,500 per awardee.


Donor Use Restrictions* requires students selected to receive awards at the time the student receives notification of the award and at the time the funds are disbursed:

  • Enrolled full-time at the University of Oregon
  • A major or double-major in Global Studies**
  • A U.S. citizen or permanent U.S. resident

*These requirements are non-negotiable. Funds WILL NOT be disbursed if all criteria above are not met.

**This award is not open to Pre-Global Studies Majors, unless the student is accepted into the Global Studies major during the same term as the scholarship is awarded. Award is contingent upon full admission to the GLBL Major.

Click here to download the Winter 2023 Application – due February 10, 2023

Oregon Consular Corps Scholarship

Next application cycle will be Fall 2023.

Guidelines for the Fall 2022 scholarships are outlined below. Any updates for the Fall 2023 application will be posted here. 

Oregon Consular Corps Scholarship is open to applicants each fall, and two $3,000 scholarships will be awarded to University of Oregon Students majoring in Global (International) Studies.

Requirements for this award include:

  • Cumulative UO G.P.A. of 3.5 or higher
  • minimum of 8 credit hours GLBL coursework completed prior to starting of term applying
  • accepted into the Global (International) Studies Major prior to the end of the year of the term applying
  • completed 90 total credit hours (junior class standing) prior to the end of the year of the term applying
  • maintain full-time student status during the academic year applying

Click here to view a sample application