National and Oregon-specific scholarships for education after high school.
You don’t need to get straight A's, be in dire financial straits or go to a ton of activities after school every day to win a scholarship. In some cases, a special skill or interest area — like weird ways to earn or save money — can help you win an award to use toward tuition, housing or even textbooks.
I'm First Scholarship - A $4,000 scholarship awarded to up to 10 graduating high school seniors who will be the first in their family to go to college and will attend a partner school (in Oregon, Eastern Oregon University, Linfield College, Reed College, Warner Pacific College, & Willamette University). Due May 22.
CHCI's scholarship opportunities are afforded to Latino students in the United States who have a history of performing public service-oriented activities in their communities and who demonstrate a desire to continue their civic engagement in the future. There is no GPA or academic major requirement. Students with excellent leadership potential are encouraged to apply. Due April 16.
Red and Gena Leonard Foundation. Applicant must graduate from High School or obtain a GED from one of the following towns: Arlington, Boardman, Echo, Hermiston, Pendleton, Umatilla, Irrigon, Fossil, Condon, Monument, Ukiah, Stanfield, Heppner, Ione, Pilot Rock, or Spray: have a high financial need; average grades; desire to work in a trade; must attend an Oregon college or trade school (unless the training you need is not offered in Oregon). Due March 15.