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Additional Scholarships

scholarships for students

Please feel free to contact the Oregon Tech Financial Aid Office if you have questions about any of these scholarship programs: 541.885.1280 (Phone), dollars@oit.edu (Email)

Transfer Student Scholarship

Scholarships specific to students transferring from a community college to a four-year college or university.

Jack Kent Cooke Scholarship
Due Date: Varies by campus
Scholarship Amount: Varies
Eligibility: Outstanding community college students who demonstrate financial need, will to succeed and breadth of interest and activities. Applicants should demonstrate achievement and academic ability, desire to engage in and contribute to the world, self-confidence, and resilience.
Contact Information: To find the application and campus representative at your community college please visit www.jkcf.org.

Graduate Student Scholarship

Opportunities that are specifically open to master degree students.

Scholarships for Women in STEM (Graduate Level)
Due Date: 
Varies by scholarship
Scholarship Amount: Varies by scholarship
Information: Website with list of scholarships specifically for graduate women in STEM.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.gograd.org/financial-aid/scholarships/women/ for more information.

 

Local Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships specific to students who are residences of Klamath County or other Southern Oregon counties. Or awards specific to Oregon Tech students.

  

 General Scholarship Opportunities

Below is a listing of scholarships opportunities for new or current Oregon Tech students. The scholarships are listed by due date.

 
 

2018-19


Scholarships for Computer Science Majors

Due Date:
 varies by scholarship
Scholarship Amount: varies by scholarship
Information: Website with list of scholarships specifically for computer science majors.
Contact Information: Visit http://www.bestcolleges.com/financial-aid/computer-science-scholarships/ for more information.  

Scholarships for Women in STEM
Due Date:  
Varies by scholarship
Scholarship Amount:
Varies by scholarship
Information:
Website with list of scholarships specifically for women in STEM.
Contact Information:
Visit https://www.affordablecollegesonline.org/women-in-stem/ for more information.

RevPart STEM Scholarship
Due Date: December 31, 2018
Scholarship Amount: One award of $1,000 and two awards of $250
Eligibility: Candidates must attend an accredited college and must be pursuing a career in one of the following, Science, Technology, Engineering or Math.
Contact Information: Visit: https://revpart.com/scholarship/ for more information and the application.
 
IntelligenceBank Marketing Scholarship for Women
Due Date:
 December 31, 2018
Scholarship Amount: $500
Eligibility: Must be studying one of the following disciplines: Marketing, Commerce, Economics or any IT related field. Minimum 3.0 GPA is required. A 1,000 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit http://www.intelligencebank.com/scholarship for more information and the application.

Chairish Scholarship
Due Date:
 January 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $2,500
Eligibility: This scholarship is open to students from all underrepresented or disadvantaged backgrounds. Examples of ideal applicants include, but are not limited to, students from racial minorities typically underrepresented in higher education, first generation college students, women pursuing a degree in a STEM or typically male-dominated industries, students with disabilities, and or similar situations. A 500 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.chairish.com/pages/scholarship for more information and the application.

Maptive Scholarship
Due Date: January 5, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $2,500
Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship. An interest in creative industries, technology or business preferred but not required. An essay of 1,000-1,500 words is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.maptive.com/scholarship/ for further application information.

MediaWorks Scholarship for Students with Autism
Due Date:
 January 10, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $500
Eligibility: This scholarship is open to students who are US citizens and have been diagnosed with ASD. Candidates who are or have been volunteers and interns will receive extra consideration. A 600 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://mediaworksgroup.com/mediaworks-scholarship-students-autism/ for more information and the application.

SeniorAdvice.com Senior Caregiver Scholarship
Due Date: January 15, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $2,000
Eligibility: Students must be attending a two or four year university or college in the spring of 2019. They must have been involved in caregiving for a family member or friend.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.senioradvice.com/senior-caregiver-scholarship-spring-2019 for further application information.

Blake Rubin Scholarship
Due Date:  January 31, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Current university or college students (including undergraduate, graduate and postgraduate students) who aren’t in their final year of study.
Contact Information: Visit: http://www.blakerubinscholarship.com/ for more information and the application.

JobSource1.com 5K Scholarship
Due Date:
 March 15, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $5,000
Eligibility: Open to Undergraduate, Graduate, High school and incoming students. A 1,000 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit: http://jobsource1.com/jobsource1-com-5k-scholarship/ for more information and the application.

2019-20

 

Udall Scholarship – Tribal Public Policy or Native Health Care
Due Date:
 February 21, 2019 (Oregon Tech campus deadline)
Scholarship Amount:  Up to $7,000 per scholar
Eligibility:   Applicants must be current college sophomores or juniors committed to careers related to tribal public policy, or Native health care, must be native American or Alaska Native, and plan on attending full time during the 2019-20 academic year.
Contact Information:  To find out more visit www.udall.gov. To start an application contact Oregon Tech’s representative, Julie Daniels at julie.daniels@oit.edu.

Udall Scholarship – Environmental Issues
Due Date:  February 21, 2019 (Oregon Tech campus deadline)
Scholarship Amount:  Up to $7,000 per scholar
Eligibility:   Applicants must be current college sophomores or juniors committed to careers related to the environment and plan on attending full time during the 2019-20 academic year.
Contact Information:  To find out more visit www.udall.gov. To start an application contact Oregon Tech’s representative, Julie Daniels at julie.daniels@oit.edu.

Plastics Pioneers Association Scholarship

Due Date: February 26, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $3,000 (15 awards)
Eligibility: Applicants must be full-time undergraduate students in an accredited four-year college majoring in courses that are beneficial to the plastics industry/polymer industry.
Contact Information: Visit: https://plasticspioneers.org/scholarships/ for more information and the application.

BrightStar Systems Future Technologies Scholarship
Due Date: March 15, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university for the semester they are applying to receive the scholarship. Must have at least a general interest in technology. A 1,000-1,500 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://brightstarsystems.com/the-brightstar-systems-future-technologies-scholarship/ for further application information. 

AmproGO Scholarship
Due Date: March 31, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Undergraduate, graduate, and incoming students are eligible to apply. Must be legal residents of the United States. There is an essay requirement of 750-1,000 words.
Contact Information: Visit: https://www.amprogo.com/scholarship for more information.

Stratos Jet Charters Scholarship
Due Date: May 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $2,000
Eligibility: Must be currently enrolled in a college or university within the United States or transitioning from high school to an institution of higher learning in the U.S.A. Must have at least a 3.0 cumulative GPA and be on track to enter a field of the aviation industry. 1,200-1,500 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.stratosjets.com/why-stratos/scholarship-award/ for further application information. 

Texas Electricity Examiner Scholarship
Due Date: May 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $2,000
Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited US college or university with a minimum 2.5 GPA. A 500 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.texaselectricityexaminer.com/scholarship for further application information.

Cellwaves Scholarship
Due Date
: May 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount
: $1,000
Eligibility
: Must be accepted to a college or you are enrolled as a current undergraduate student. An essay of 1,000 words or less is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://cellwaves.net/scholarship/ for further application information.  

B. Davis Scholarship
Due Date:
May 24, 2019
Scholarship Amount:
$1,000
Eligibility:
The scholarship is available to high school juniors and seniors as well as students currently registered in any post-secondary institution. There is an essay requirement.
Contact Information: Visit: http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm for more information.

Ampronix College Scholarship
Due Date:
 May 31, 2019
Scholarship Amount: 1st place $1,000
Eligibility:  Must be a resident of the US, enrolled as an undergraduate and performed at least 20 hours of community service in the last year. An essay of 500-800 words is required.
Contact Information: For more information and to access the online application, visit  http://www.ampronix.com/ampronix-college-scholarship  

ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship
Due Date:  June 30, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $2,500
Eligibility:  Open to current high school junior, high school senior, college undergraduate, or graduate students that have participated in consistent volunteer work. An essay and volunteer verification form are required.
Contact Information: For more information and to access the online application, visit  https://www.abcfundraising.com/college-scholarship   

Lodlois Scholarship
Due Date:  June 30, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000 (1st place) and $250 (2nd place)
Eligibility:  Both undergraduate and graduate students of 18+ age are welcome to apply. A 700+ word essay is required.
Contact Information: For more information visit http://www.lodlois.com/scholarship/

Geneva Rock Scholarship
Due Date:
July 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount:
$2,000
Eligibility:
Scholarship applicants must be in pursuit of construction-related careers including, but not limited to: Construction management, civil engineering, business, and commercial/professional sales. Students involved in trades such as welding, diesel tech, heavy equipment operations and building tech are also welcome to apply. Four 250 word essays are required.
Contact Information: Visit https://genevarock.com/scholarship/for further application information.

Sure Oak Scholarship
Due Date: July 15, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: All undergraduate students enrolled in an accredited college or university. An essay of 1,000-1,500 words is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.sureoak.com/scholarship/ for further application information.

Apriorit Computer Science Scholarship
Due Date:
August 1, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: Must be a first-year student in a computer engineering or computer science program at a US-based college or university, have a minimum composite SAT score of 1350 or ACT score of 27, a minimum 3.0 GPA, and be passionate about computer engineering.
Contact Information: To determine if you are eligible, and to access the application, instructions and other resources, visit https://www.apriorit.com/student-scholarships#schForm.

Mason Finance Scholarship
Due Date:
 September 15, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university. A 1,000 word essay is required.
Contact Information: Visit https://www.masonfinance.com/scholarship/ for more information and the application.

Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship
Due Date: October 5, 2019
Scholarship Amount: $1,000
Eligibility: All applicants must be enrolled, or due to be enrolled, as a full-time student at an accredited college or university in the USA for the semester that they are applying to receive the scholarship. There is an essay requirement of 1,000-1,500 words.
Contact Information: Visit: https://www.responsify.com/scholarship/ for more information.

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