List of Oregon Tech Foundation Scholarships
Armen Grossenbacher Memorial Scholarship
The Armen Grossenbacher Memorial Scholarship was established by Douglas Strain, founder of Electro Scientific Industries, Inc., in memory of Armen Grossenbacher, one of the very first employees of the company in 1949.
Asante Health System Scholarship for Healthcare Professions
The Asante Health System Scholarship for Healthcare Professions was established in November of 2007 as part of a $120,000 gift toward the Center for Health Professions. Asante is a medical imaging extern site partner with Oregon Tech and a supporter of the university.
Avista Scholars Scholarship
The Avista Corporation Minds in Motion Scholarship was established in 1992 by WP Natural Gas, a division of The Washington Power Company. In 1999, the company changed its name to Avista Utilities. In 2000, Avista Corporation started the Minds in Motion scholarship program to help develop leaders of tomorrow.
Ballantyne & Leonard Foundation, Inc. Scholarship
Ballantyne & Leonard is a manufacturer and wholesale distributor of quality door, millwork, and hardware products for both residential and commercial applications. As the nation’s premier supplier, we have been serving professionals since 1985. American Building Supply Foundation was established in 2003 for the purpose of giving back a portion of our success to educational institutions that serve communities within the geographic area of our business operations. The ABS Foundation Scholarship is intended to reward academic excellence and/or to financially assist qualified vocational/technical degree candidates in fields of study that are connected to the construction industry.
Bend Research Scholarship
Established in 2011 by Bend Research, Inc.
Berniece L. Cate Endowed Scholarship
The Boeing Scholarship was first established in 1995 by the Boeing Corporation.
Boivin Family Scholarship
The Boivin Family Scholarship was established in 1994 by the Harry D. Boivin Trust document.
Boyd Family Scholarship
The Boyd Family Scholarship was established in 2000 by Donald and Sherrill Boyd.
Cardno/WRG Design Scholarship
The WRG Design Scholarship was established in January 2008 to help a deserving Geomatics student with the financial side of school.
Catherine L. Lake Memorial Scholarship
The Catherine L. Lake Memorial Scholarship was established in 1984 in memory of "Katie" Lake by her friends and family. Mrs. Lake, a retired Oregon Tech faculty member, made an outstanding contribution to Oregon Tech through the years. This scholarship was established to continue her memory.
Charles V. Higbee Scholarship
The Charles V. Higbee Scholarship is an endowed award that was established by Charles V. Higbee, Emeritus Professor of Industrial Management at Oregon Tech. Charles came to Oregon Tech in the fall of 1970 with an MBA from the University of Utah. He was consistently ranked as one of the top instructors and was nominated for the Excellence in Teaching Award within the Oregon State System of Higher Education. Charles served many terms on the OIT Faculty Senate and was the first Senate President to be elected to that position for two consecutive terms. He was a leader on the Oregon Tech campus. Charles taught the upper division courses in Industrial Management and pioneered Economic Cost Analysis for geothermal energy. He published a chapter on the subject titled “Engineering Cost Analysis” for the Federal Department of Energy. He also developed a computer software program titled “RELCOST” for the Washington State Energy Office to calculate cost analysis for geothermal energy projects. Charles retired from Oregon Tech in 1987. His expertise was highly sought by industry, even after retirement. Professor Higbee established the Charles V. Higbee Scholarship in honor of his daughter Elizabeth, to help support students like her pursuing a college education while raising a family.
Coleman Family Scholarship Fund
The Coleman Family Fund was established by a grant from James Coleman through the Oregon Community Foundation in 2007.
Columbia Pacific Foundation and Soroptimist of Klamath Falls Scholarship
Columbia Plywood Athletic Scholarship
The Columbia Plywood Athletic Scholarship was established in 2004 by contributions from the Columbia Plywood Company of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Columbia Plywood Corporation Scholarship
The Columbia Plywood Corporation Scholarship was established by contributions from the Columbia Plywood Company of Klamath Falls, Oregon, now known as Columbia Forest Products.
Columbia Plywood Presidential Scholarship
The Columbia Plywood Scholarship was established by contributions from the Columbia Plywood Company of Klamath Falls, Oregon, now known as Columbia Forest Products.
Cowan Endowed Scholarship
Craig Allen Blues Band Scholarship
The Craig Allen Blues Band Scholarship was established in 2007 by Craig Allen, alumnus of Oregon Tech, and the Craig Allen Blues Band. The band played to raise money for the fund on November 10, 2007 at the Ross Ragland Theater.
Cypress Creek Renewables Scholarship
David Charles Elliott Memorial Scholarship
The David Charles Elliott Memorial Scholarship was created in 2002 by the Klamath Medical Service Bureau in memory of David Charles Elliott, long-time member of KMSB Board of Directors and founder of the investment firm, Elliott-Ledgerwood & Company, now known as South Valley Wealth Management in Klamath Falls, Oregon.
David L. Terhune Memorial Scholarship
The David L. Terhune Scholarship was established in 1997 in honor of the late David L. Terhune, who received the NAIA District II Meritorious Service Award in 1988 for his work and contributions to Oregon Tech Athletics.
Selected by Athletics.
David R. Kingsley Foundation Tech Assistance Award
The David R. Kingsley Foundation Tech Assistance Award was established by the David R. Kingsley Foundation to support students with disabilities at Oregon Tech.
Debbie Owen Memorial Scholarship
The Debbie Owen Memorial Scholarship was established in 2006 in memory of Debbie Owen by her friends and family.
Donald E. Booth Scholarship
The Donald E. Booth Memorial Scholarship was established in 2014 in loving memory of Donald Booth by family and friends. Mr. Booth attended Oregon Institute of Technology and earned his degree in surveying engineering technology in 1958 after his service with the U.S. Navy as a Corpsman in the Korean War. He had a passion for the outdoors and loved building bridges, roads and creating new trails. Booth worked for the U.S. Forest service, eventually rising to become the Wenatchee National Forest Engineer. He later became the founding President of Two Rivers, Inc. in Lake Wenatchee and one of his fondest achievements was creating the road system, lots and water system there. He was very proud of his Surveyor’s license which he maintained throughout his entire life.
Donald Richard Wilson Memorial Scholarship
Donald Richard Wilson Memorial Scholarship was established by Earleen Clark on November 30, 2007.
Dorothy Schupp Trust Scholarship
The Dorothy Schupp Trust Scholarship was established in 2001 by the Dorothy Schupp Scholarships Trust.
Doug and Shelly Kintzinger Endowed Scholarship
Doug and Shelly Kintzinger Endowed Scholarship was established in 2005 by Nancy and Richard Wendt of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Doug and Shelly Kintzinger Family Scholarship
The Doug and Shelly Kintzinger Family Scholarship was established in recognition of Oregon Tech’s outstanding work in fulfilling its role in higher education, for the Klamath Community and the State of Oregon. This scholarship will provide financial assistance to deserving students, allowing them to achieve a first rate, hands-on education.
Dr. Blake Berven Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Chakarun Natural Sciences Scholarship
Dr. Chakarun Natural Sciences Scholarship was established in 2012 by Dr. Corey Chakarun. Dr. Chakarun graduated from OIT in 2002 with a B.S. in Health Sciences. He completed medical school at Virginia Commonwealth University and radiology residency at University of Southern California. The scholarship was created to provide assistance for students planning to attend medical school.
Dr. Kenneth L. Tuttle Medical Scholarship
Dr. Kenneth L. Tuttle Medical Scholarship was established in August of 2008, by the Tuttle family.
Dr. Sandra L. Sessom Memorial Scholarship
Established in 2009.
Dr. Timothy J. Stanaway Annual Scholarship
The Dr. Timothy J. Stanaway Annual Scholarship was established on November 18, 2008 by Gary Johnston.
Dr. Van Rudd Memorial Scholarship
Early Presidential Scholarship
The Early Presidential Scholarship was established in 1989 by Mr. and Mrs. Bill Early of Portland, Oregon.
Electro Scientific Industries Scholarship
The Electro Scientific Industries Scholarship was established in 2000 by the Electro Scientific Industries, Inc.
The Ellingson Scholarship was established in 1988 by the Ellingson family in memory of R. Parcher and Myrtle T.N. Ellingson of Baker, Oregon.
Endowed Scholarship for Excellence in Geomatics
The Endowed Scholarship for Excellence in Geomatics was created when David Evans and Associates offered a generous gift to help create an endowed scholarship if supporters of Oregon Tech would accept the challenge to match the gift. Nearly 60 alumni, faculty, staff, and industry partners have come forth to match the original gift and provide this scholarship to deserving students.
The Erlandson Scholarship was established in 1990 by Dr. and Mrs. Gordon Erlandson of Klamath Falls, Oregon. Dr. Erlandson was born in Minnesota and moved to Klamath Falls as a small boy. He graduated from the University of Oregon and attended medical school at Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. During WWII, Dr. Erlandson served in the army. After the war, he moved back to Klamath Falls where he established a pediatric practice and became an active member of the community. During his 26 years in practice, he was the first chief of staff at Merle West Medical center, which was called Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital at the time.
Eugene Favell Endowed Scholarship
The Eugene Favell Scholarship is one of three scholarships established by Eugene and Winifred Favell of Klamath Falls and Lakeview, Oregon. The first scholarship recipient was named in 1998.
F. Marshall Boker Memorial Scholarship
The F. Marshall Boker MemorialScholarship was established by Tyana Payne, Robert Payne, Steve Boker, and Nina and Ted Wright in memory of F. Marshall Boker to support students with an interest in the arts. Boker was raised in rural Nebraska and studied art at the Joslyn Memorial Art Museum. His painting of Mount Shasta can be seen hanging in the President's office on campus. Marshall created his art using a variety of media including oil, pencil, ink, acrylic, and water color.
The Farr Scholarship was established in 1991 by retired business community members, Arthur and Trudy Farr of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Favell Museum of Western Art and Artifacts Scholarship
The Favell Museum of Western Art Scholarship is one of three scholarships established by Eugene and Winifred Favell of Klamath Falls and Lakeview, Oregon. The first scholarship recipient was named in 1998.
Florence Woerner and Nelle Killion Scholarship
The Florence Woerner and Nelle Killion Scholarship was established in 1997 by Nelle Killion. Nelle Killion passed at the age of 96 in 2003. She was born in Omaha, NB and moved to Klamath Falls in the 1940's. Nelle was the first woman at First National Bank of Oregon Klamath Falls branch to serve in the general loan officer position.
Folker Weiss Scholarship
Folker Hans Weiss was born and raised in Germany and lived there during WWII. He received his diploma in Engineering before he immigrated to the California, USA, in 1955. His first job in the US was for a steel factory, until he became certified as an Engineer by US standards. During his life, he was involved in obtaining several patents and worked as an engineer at Lockheed. While at Lockheed he helped to design and oversee the construction of several interesting projects, such as equipment to remove oil from the waters after an oil spill in Alaska, and a special camera tripod design for use on a satellite. Mr. Weiss retired in the late 80's and moved to Ashland, Oregon, a city that he grew to love. He generously volunteered his time, riding his bicycle or walking to patrol the streets of downtown Ashland to help keep the community safe. He was very active in the community and he taught classes. Learning new things, innovative thinking, imagining the possibilities, and then to follow through from conception to reality was always a part of his life. His daughter noted that she believes that it was his wish, in leaving this scholarship fund, to help those with vision, like himself, to have the opportunity to pursue their dreams.
Frank F. Ganong Memorial Scholarship
The Frank F. Ganong Memorial Scholarship was established by the Klamath Medical Service Bureau of Klamath Falls, Oregon in memory of Frank F. Ganong, Klamath Falls businessman and realtor. Mr. Ganong served on the KMSB Board of Directors for more than 25 years. The KMSB president established the scholarship as a tangible way to recognize the leadership, foresight, and counsel that Frank gave to KMSB over the years.
Frankie Tiede Libby Memorial Scholarship
The Frankie Tiede Libby Memorial Scholarship was established in 1988 at the will of Frankie Tiede Libby on her passing January 14, 1988. Frankie Libby was the widow of Harland Libby, who served on Oregon Tech's State Advisory Council in the 1950's and 1960's. Harland Libby was prominent in national farm association circles.
Gerald and Susan Merryman Freschi Scholarship
Gilchrist High School Presidential Scholarship
The Gilchrist High School Presidential Scholarship was established by the Gilchrist Timber Company in 1988.
Glen and Sherry Thomet Scholarship
The Glen and Sherry Thomet Endowed Scholarship was established to provide financial assistance to deserving athletes enrolled in the college of Health, Arts and Sciences.
Harvey and Lina Curtis Memorial Scholarship
Established In 2010 by Lina Curtis.
Head and Hands Scholarship
The Head and Hands Scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. John Collins and Charlie Miller.
The Head Scholarship was established in by Kelly and Rocker Head in 2005.
Helen M. Nelson Scholarship
The Helen M. Nelson Scholarship was established in 2007 by prominent Sacramento businessman, Robert M. Cole and his wife Helen to enable students to receive an esteemed education at Oregon Tech.
The Hill Scholarship was established in 1997 by an anonymous donor to provide assistance for non-traditional students attending Oregon Tech.
The Hoffman Scholarship was established in 1996 by anonymous donors.
Hope for Kibuye Scholarship
Howard and Ginger Morris Annual Scholarship
The Moore Memorial Scholarship was established in 1993 by Helen C. Kinney and Mary Jane Macartney in memory of their parents, Charles Langelle Moore (1887-1964) and Marguerite Dunbar Moore (1896-1989), both descended from Klamath County/Klamath Falls pioneer families.
Howard and Virginia Morris Endowed Scholarship
Howard and Ginger Morris established the Howard and Ginger Morris Scholarship in 2004 to assist a worthy student athlete who has demonstrated outstanding citizenship and moral character, inspirational leadership skills, average to outstanding academic and athletic ability and could be described as a "team player."
Howard served Oregon Tech for 30 years coaching football, wrestling, baseball and was the Athletic Director. Ginger was Team Mom to many student athletes and served leadership roles in Athletic Dept. Booster Club fundraising efforts.
Huckins Presidential Scholarship
The Huckins Presidential Scholarship was established in 1985 by Oregon Tech alumnus Charlie Huckins and his wife, Joanne, of Portland, Oregon.
Hyde Memorial Scholarship
The Hyde Memorial Scholarship was established on November 6, 2007 by Gerda Hyde, Chair of the Oregon Tech Foundation Scholarship Committee.
Idro and Eda Bonotto Memorial Scholarship
The Idro and Eda Bonotto Memorial Scholarship was established by anonymous donors in memory of Idro and Eda Bonotto.
International Game Technology (IGT) Scholarship
The International Game Technology Scholarship was established in 2001 by the International Game Technology Corporation.
J.W. Kerns Annual Scholarship
J.W. Kerns Endowed Scholarship
The J.W. Kerns Scholarship was established in 2004 by J.W. Kerns Irrigation Company.
James and Catherine Emmi Scholarship Award
The purpose of the Emmi Foundation Fund is to re-establish the preeminence of the United States in the field of engineering, with emphasis on manufacturing excellence.
James and Velma Emmi Foundation Scholarship For Excellence in Engineering
Established by the James and Velma Emmi Foundation in 1992. The purpose of the Foundation is to help re-establish the preeminence of the United States in the fields of science, engineering, and technology and the restoration of our manufacturing excellence, which was formerly unsurpassed by any nation in the world. The scholarship will provide assistance to worthy students who will contribute to the fulfillment of the Foundation's objective.
James R. Leard Scholarship
JELD-WEN Foundation Annual Scholarship
The JELD-WEN Foundation Annual Scholarship was established by the JELD-WEN Foundation in support of Klamath County students attending Oregon Tech.
JELD-WEN Presidential Scholarship
The JELD-WEN Presidential Scholarship was established by the JELD-WEN Foundation.
Jesse Crabtree and Leo Ferroni Scholarship
The Jesse Crabtree and Leo Ferroni Scholarship was established by Leo Ferroni, an engineering graduate, to recognize the outstanding teaching and mentoring of Jesse Crabtree, Oregon Tech faculty member from 1951-1981.
Jessee "Mr. Peanuts" Barker Scholarship
The Jessee "Mr. Peanuts" Barker Scholarship was established by the Pelican Elementary student turned volunteer, Oregon Tech alum and long-time Jeld-Wen employee to help underprivileged students from Pelican Elementary obtain an education at Oregon Tech.
JFR Foundation Scholarship - Klamath Falls
The JFR Foundation is a family foundation based in Portland that supports organizations working toward the betterment of Oregon communities.
JFR Foundation Scholarship-Portland Metro
The JFR Foundation is a family foundation based in Portland that supports organizations working toward the betterment of Oregon communities.
Jim & Sally Etchison Endowed Scholarship
Jim Long Memorial Scholarship
The Jim Long Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Professor Jim Long for students in Computer Systems Engineering Technology (CSET) programs. Professor Long was an integral part of the CSET department at Oregon Tech for over 20 years, and beloved by students and faculty across campus.
Johanna Louise Thom Memorial Scholarship
The Johanna Louise Thom Memorial Scholarship was established in memory of Mrs. Thom by her son Theodore Thom in 2002. Johanna was born in 1901 in North Dakota, the second of nine children. She attended State Teachers College in Valley City, North Dakota and taught in a one-room school house in Stutsman County for six years. During World War II, Mrs. Thom was involved in the manufacture of B-17 aircraft for Boeing. In 1945 Mrs. Thom and her husband moved to Lake Pend Dorille, Idaho and opened a fishing resort called the Red Fur Lodge. In 1967 Johanna and her husband moved to Klamath Falls, Oregon.
John and Caroline Fowler Memorial Presidential Scholarship
The John and Caroline Fowler Memorial Presidential Scholarship was established in 1991 by friends and family as a living memorial. The late John Fowler belonged to many civic groups in Klamath Falls and served on the Oregon Tech Foundation Board of Trustees.
John and Joan Staunton Annual Scholarship
The Staunton Annual Scholarship was established in 2007 by Jon and Joan Staunton to support students pursuing a health degree at Oregon Tech and in support of the new Martha Anne Dow Center for Health Professions on campus.
John and Joan Staunton Endowed Scholarship
The Staunton Scholarship was established in 2002 by John and Joan Staunton of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
John and Lois Stilwell Endowed Scholarship
John was born in Klamath Falls and later moved to Minneapolis where he met Lois. They spent most of their working careers there and moved back to Klamath Falls in 2002 to retire. The Stilwells believe in the importance of higher education and want to provide support to committed, goal oriented Oregon Tech students, hoping to make a difference in the quality of their lives. John & Lois enjoy Oregon Tech sports and have met many wonderful student athletes, thus giving a preference to athletes.
John and Mildred Merryman Memorial Scholarship
The John and Mildred Merryman Memorial Scholarship was established by Barb Dekalb in 2001 in memory of John and Mildred Merryman.
John S. McMillan Memorial Scholarship
The John S. McMillan Scholarship was established by anonymous donors in memory of John S. McMillan.
Jon Schnebly and Laurie Goolsby Scholarship
The Jon Schnebly and Laurie Goolsby Scholarship was established at the will of Jon Schnebly and Laurie Goolsby of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Jones Endowed Scholarship
Jones Family Annual Scholarship
Joseph & Elizabeth Hoffart Charitable Foundation Scholarship
Joseph F. Porter Jr. Memorial Scholarship
The Joseph F. Porter Jr. Memorial Scholarship was established by Drs. Jon and Joan Wayland of Klamath Falls, Oregon, in memory of Joseph F. Porter Jr. who had extended help to Jon Wayland in obtaining his education. Dr. Wayland describes Mr. Porter as a very prominent businessman in Kansas City who was a teacher in the best sense with a focus on improving the young by means of summer employment in his various businesses as well as through scholarships granted through the Arrow Foundation, his personal charity.
Julie White Memorial Scholarship
Kenneth Moore Family Scholarship
Kerns and Helen Spears Scholarship
The Kerns and Helen Spears Scholarship was established in the 1980's by the late Kerns Spears and his wife, Helen, of Grants Pass, Oregon to help young people better themselves.
King Family Endowed Scholarship
Kitty White Memorial Scholarship
The Kitty White Memorial Scholarship was established by the South Valley Bank and Trust in memory of Kitty White who was an avid booster of Oregon Tech and other community endeavors.
Klamath Basin Scholarship
The Klamath Basin Scholarship was established in 2003 by contributions from the Klamath Basin Scholarship Campaign.
Klamath Cattlewomen's Scholarship
The Klamath Cattlewomen's Scholarship was established in 2002 by the Klamath County Cattlewomen's Association in memory of Ruth Obenchain.
Klamath Country Flycasters Scholarship
Klamath Falls Women's Club Scholarship
The Klamath Falls Women's Club Scholarship was established in 2000 by the Klamath Falls Women's Club.
Klamath First Federal Scholarship
The Klamath First Federal Scholarship was established in 1988 by Klamath First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Klamath Falls, Oregon to support education in the field of business in Klamath County.
Klamath Racing Association Scholarship
The Klamath Racing Association Scholarship was established in 1987 by the Klamath Racing Association.
Krautscheid Family Scholarship in Manufacturing Engineering Technology
John and Jean Krautscheid have funded the Krautscheid Endowed Scholarship to show their appreciation for the help their sons received while attending OIT. We had nine children, eight with at least a bachelor’s degree. We are thankful that they had the chance for an education and we are trying to help other deserving young men and women on their way to an education. We have established scholarships in the other schools that our other children graduated from as well. Our biggest thrill each year is meeting these very bright and deserving students.
The Kuonen Scholarship was established by Frank and Nell Kuonen in 2000.
Lake Washington Vascular Scholarship
The Lake Washington Vascular Scholarship was established on August 20, 2007 by Lake Washington Vascular, medical imaging extern partner with Oregon Tech, to support students pursuing a degree in medical imaging.
Laubengayer Presidential Scholarship
The Laubengayer Presidential Scholarship was established by Dr. and Mrs. Richard Laubengayer in 1992.
Leadership and Diversity Scholarship
The selection committee looks primarily at whether the applicant brings a diverse perspective to the Oregon Tech community and his or her history of involvement and leadership. In addition, the committee may consider whether the applicant is a “first generation” college student, the applicant’s grade point average and the applicant’s financial need. Must have 90 or fewer Oregon Tech credits at the time of application. Must not have a prior bachelor’s degree.
Len and Karen Atkins Scholarship
Leo Bocchi Memorial Scholarship
The Leo Bocchi Memorial Scholarship was established in 1988 in memory of Leo Bocchi, co-owner of Pepsi-Cola Bottling Company of Klamath Falls, Oregon, by his friends at Pepsi-Cola and his wife, Marge Bocchi.
LeVernois Presidential Scholarship
The LeVernois Presidential Scholarship was established by Dr. and Mrs. Earle LeVernois of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Lloyd and Margaret Myers Scholarship
Lois Ann Stilwell Medical Endowed Scholarship
The Lois Ann Stilwell Medical Endowed Scholarship is an award that was established in 2017 in loving memory of Lois by John Stilwell, with contributions from friends and family. Lois had an unequaled way of interacting with people, as you were always to be greeted with a smile and with the highest regard. Upon retiring in 2003, Lois and John built their dream home in Klamath Falls, his hometown. Her love of the outdoors drew her to Klamath Falls. Lois was always ready for adventure, which included hiking trips to the top of Mt. Kilimanjaro, Mt. McLaughlin, Mt. Scott, Aspen Ridge, Europe, New Zealand and Australia, as well as countless trips to Cabo. Lois was a passionate supporter of Oregon Tech, volunteering her time on the Oregon Tech Foundation board of directors. She had a special place in her heart for scholar athletes and could be found at immeasurable number of contests across all sports, and even hosting various athletic team events at her home. A devoted volunteer on many community projects throughout Klamath Falls, some of Lois’ many civic endeavors include helping plan the Running Y Scholarship and annual ‘Party with a Purpose’, volunteering at the Ross Ragland Theater, the Assistance League, and PEO.
Supporters of numerous scholarships, John and Lois decided to start an additional scholarship with a special meaning. After an extended battle with cancer, and experiencing such kindhearted and considerate care throughout the process, the scholarship was started to support community-engaged students pursuing an education in the medical field at Oregon Institute of Technology, who demonstrated the characteristics that would make them a compassionate health care provider.
Lowell and Duffie Kenyon Scholarship
The Lowell and Duffie Kenyon Scholarship was established in 2000 by Lowell and Duffie Kenyon of Klamath Falls, OR.
MacKay & Sposito, Inc. Veteran's Support Council Scholarship
Recipient must be an honorably or medically discharged veteran of the United States Military or active Military Reservist or National Guardsman.
Margaret Reid Memorial Scholarship
The Margaret Reid Memorial Scholarship was established by friends and family of Margaret Reid in her memory. Margie was born in Lincoln, NB and came to Klamath Falls in 1968. She served in several public health nursing roles and eventually became the Klamath County Home Health Agency Coordinator. In 1981, Margie started working as an instructor in the Department of Nursing at Oregon Tech. She retired after over 15 years of teaching in 1997.
Marie DeHoog Memorial Scholarship
The Marie DeHoog Memorial Scholarship was established by James DeHoog in memory of Marie, an Oregon Tech Medical Imaging Technology student.
Mark and Karen Wendt Endowed Scholarship
The Mark and Karen Wendt Endowed Scholarship was established by Nancy Wendt in October of 2005.
Martha Anne Dow Memorial Scholarship
McCornack Annual Scholarship
McCornack Book Scholarship
McCornack Extern Transition Scholarship
Medical Imaging Technology Scholarship
Mike Snider Memorial Endowed Scholarship
The Mike Snider Memorial Scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. Bill Snider in memory of their son, Mike.
Moore Memorial Scholarship
The Moore Memorial Scholarship was established in 1993 by Helen C. Kinney and Mary Jane Macartney in memory of their parents, Charles Langell Moore (1887-1964) and Marguerite Dunbar Moore (1896-1989), both descended from Klamath County/Klamath Falls pioneer families.
Nancy B. Coffin Endowed Scholarship
The Nancy B. Coffin Scholarship was established in 2002 by Nancy Coffin of Klamath Falls, Oregon to provide financial assistance to deserving students and make a difference in a student's life.
Nicholas C. Huffman Memorial Scholarship
The Nicholas C. Huffman Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010 in memory of “Nick” by his wife, Haley. Both Oregon Tech alumni, Nick and Haley valued the opportunities they were given to further their education and felt fortunate to attend such a highly accredited institution. In remembrance of Nick, Haley supports this Geomatics scholarship with the hope of helping students achieve a higher education and feel inspired to accomplish their dreams.
Nitschelm Family Endowed Scholarship
The Nitschelm Family Scholarship was established by the Nitschelm Family in 2005.
Nitschelm Family Scholarship
The Nitschelm Family Scholarship was established by the Nitschelm Family in 2005.
Norman Miles Family Scholarship
North Coast Electric Company Scholarship
The Novak Scholarship was established in 1997 by John J. and Ann Novak.
NW Natural Scholarship
Established for deserving students pursuing a degree at Oregon Institute of Technology. The scholarship supports first generation students from the NW Natural service areas; Western Washington, Oregon Willamette Valley (Portland, south to Springfield), the Columbia region (Astoria west to the Dalles), Newport, Lincoln City and Coos Bay.
O'Keeffe Family Scholarship
OIT Faculty, Staff and Retirees Scholarship
The OIT Faculty, Staff and Retirees Scholarship was established in 2002 with contributions from faculty, staff and retirees of the Oregon Institute of Technology.
OIT Women Associates Scholarship
The OIT Women Associates Scholarship was established in 1997 by the OIT Women Associates.
Olivia Nicole Cortez Memorial Scholarship
The Olivia Nicole Cortez Memorial Scholarship was established by the 2010 Nuclear Medicine class in honor of their late friend, Olivia Nicole Cortez.
Oregon Society of Radiologic Technologists Scholarship
Established in 2006 by Robbyn Scriven, President of the Society, to assist Radiologic Science students at Oregon Tech.
Oregon Tech Alumni Association Scholarship
The first alumni scholarship was established in 1997 by the Oregon Tech Alumni Association Board of Directors to encourage Oregon Tech student retention. The scholarship is funded by alumni donors.
Oregon Tech Alumni Board Scholarship
The Oregon Tech Alumni Board Scholarship was established in 2007 by Alumni Board President Scott Blower, and funded through contributions of members of the Alumni Board.
Oregon Tech Foundation Board Scholarship
Oregon Tech Foundation Scholarship
Oregon Tech Foundation Scholarship for Innovation, Technology and Entrepreneurialism
Orva Beard Memorial Scholarship
The Orva Beard Memorial Scholarship was established in 1992 at the will of Mrs. Orva Beard. Mrs. Beard lived in Klamath Falls on High Street while she attended Riverside High School. She was a woman ahead of her time with a very successful insurance and real estate business in the 30's, 40's and 50's.
P.E.O. – CF Chapter Gerda Hyde Scholarship
Pacific Power Foundation Scholarship
Scholarship for first generation college students from communities served by the Pacific Power Foundation: Oregon, Central/Southeastern Washington, Northern California, Utah, Wyoming and Southeastern Idaho.
Patricia C. (Patsy) Smullin Scholarship
The Patricia C. (Patsy) Smullin Scholarship Fund for Oregon Institute ofTechnology was established in 2018 at Oregon Community Foundation . The fund, a permanent endowment, supports OIT students from the Southern Oregon and Northern California counties served by California Oregon Broadcasting Inc., the longest continuously independently owned broadcast group in the West, which was founded by broadcast pioneer William B. Smullin and is currently owned and managed by his daughter Patsy (includes KOBI TV-Medford, KOTI TV-Kla math Falls, KLSR TV-Eugene, Pilot Rock Digital Productions
M edford). Preference is given to students who are pursuing a career in broadcast journalism, share COBl's commitment to community service, and show academic or vocational promise and yet due to their economic circumstances are unable to pay their total college costs.
Patricia D. and William B. Smullin Scholarship
The Patricia D. and William B. Smullin Scholarship was established by the late William B. Smullin and Patricia D. Smullin in 1989. William B. Smullin (1907-1995) was a broadcasting pioneer in northern California and southern Oregon. His wife, Patricia D. Smullin (1918–1998) whom he married in 1945, was his partner in all ventures. Bill Smullin was an entrepreneur who believed strongly in his country, in free enterprise, and in being an active member of his communities as an individual and as a business. The Smullin legacy in northern California and southern Oregon is one of strong civic leadership, community development, and a commitment to free enterprise. The Smullins were highly respected for their vision, determination, and ingenuity.
Patrick and Mary Dove Scholarship
Patty Landrum Scholarship
The Patty Landrum Scholarship was established by the Patty Landrum Scholarships Trust.
PGE Foundation Scholarship
The PGE Foundation Scholarship was established by the Portland General Electric (PGE) Foundation in 2013. The PGE Foundation was founded in 1997 with an endowment designed to last in perpetuity to improve the quality of life for Oregonians. Since its inception, the PGE Foundation has granted awards totaling more than $16 million across the state. The PGE Foundation’s grantmaking is organized around three themes — education, safe and healthy families, and arts and culture.
Phil & Marianne Emard Scholarship
Phillips Presidential Scholarship
The Phillips Presidential Scholarship was established in 1984 by Elbert H. Phillips, brother of Wayne Phillips, a retired Oregon Tech faculty member.
Psi Chi Honor Society Scholarship
The Psi Chi Honor Society Scholarship began on August 23, 2007 by Psi Chi Honor Society and the Psychology Club at Oregon Tech.
Raenelle Zumbo Memorial Scholarship
Raphael "Ray" Garey Memorial Scholarship
This is an endowed scholarship for engineering students established by the generosity of the estate of Raphael “Ray” Garey.
Richard H. Zbinden Scholarship
The Richard H. Zbinden Scholarship was established by contributions from Zbinden, Carter, Souders Engineering, Inc. of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Robert and Cynthia DeRosier Scholarship
The Robert and Cynthia DeRosier Scholarship was established in 1995 by Mr. and Mrs. Robert DeRosier. Mr. DeRosier was a faculty member at Oregon Tech.
Robert J. and Leona DeArmond Public Foundation Scholarship
Robert M. Cole Scholarship
The Robert M. Cole Scholarship was established in 2007 by prominent Sacramento businessman, Robert M. Cole and his wife Helen to enable students to receive an esteemed education at Oregon Tech.
Rod and Carol Wendt Endowed Scholarship
Running Y Scholarship
Established in 2011 by members of the Running Y community.
Samuels' Family Scholarship
Samuels' Family Scholarship - Environmental Sciences
Seniors Supporting Freshman Scholarship
Shaw Presidential Scholarship
The Shaw Scholarship was established by Mr. and Mrs. Lawrence Shaw of Klamath Falls. The Shaws also established the Shaw Historical Library located on the 2nd floor of the Learning Resource Center on Oregon Tech campus.
Skip Fox Memorial Scholarship
The Skip Fox Memorial Scholarship was established in 1988 by the Portland Metro Tool and Die Association in memory of R.M. "Skip" Fox. Skip helped to found the Portland Metro Tool and Die Association in 1980. He also established an apprenticeship program at Clackamas Community College and was committed to teaching young people the skills of his trade.
Sky Lakes Medical Center Volunteers Annual Scholarship
The Sky Lakes Medical Center Volunteers Annual Scholarship was established by the Merle West Medical Center Guild now known as Sky Lakes Medical Center.
Sky Lakes Medical Center Volunteers Endowed Scholarship
The Sky Lakes Medical Center Volunteers Endowed Scholarship was established by the Merle West Medical Center Guild, now known as the Sky Lakes Medical Center Volunteers.
Society for Information Management Portland Scholarship
Soroptimist International of Klamath Falls Medical Scholarship
The Soroptimist International of Klamath Falls Medical Scholarship was established by the Klamath Falls branch of Soroptimist International.
Soroptimist International of Klamath Falls Scholarship
South Valley Bank and Trust Annual Scholarship
The South Valley Bank and Trust Annual Scholarship was established in 2000 by contributions from South Valley Bank and Trust of Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Steve and Terri Loveland Scholarship
The Steve and Terri Loveland Scholarship was established in 2019. Its intent is to support and encourage students on their journey to a successful, productive career. This scholarship recognizes the exemplary values of Oregon Tech as an institution of public higher education.
Strode Presidential Scholarship
The Strode Presidential Scholarship was established in 1987 by the late Howard Strode and his wife, Margaret, a retired nurse from Klamath Union High School.
Ted Dobson Scholarship
The Ted Dobson Scholarship was established in honor of retiring Oregon Tech Foundation Executive Director, Ted Dobson.
Terence and Patricia Boyer Scholarship
The Terence and Patricia Boyer Scholarship was established on September 11, 2007, by Terence and Patricia Boyer of Klamath Falls, Oregon. The Boyers also support students through a loan fund at Oregon Tech.
Trevor and Carly Mauch Family Health Scholarship
Trevor and Carly Mauch Family Scholarship
Tri Crown Inc Endowed Scholarship
Triple Crown Limited Partnership Endowed Scholarship
U.S. Bank Scholarship
The U.S. Bank Scholarship was established in 1991 by U.S. Bank as part of a $1.3 million commitment to Oregon colleges and universities. U.S. Bank asserts that the college students of today and tomorrow will play a big role in shaping our future.
Van Thiel Scholarship
The Van Thiel Scholarship was established in 1995 by Oregon Tech alumnus Tom Van Thiel.
The Vestas Scholarship was established by Vestas-American Wind Technology, Inc.
Veta Mae Purvine Memorial Scholarship
The Veta Mae Purvine Scholarship was established in 2000 by Dr. Winston Purvine, the first president of Oregon Tech, in memory of his wife.
Victor and Edna Peterson Scholarship
Walker Family Foundation Scholarship
The Walker Family Foundation Scholarship was established to support the success of its award recipients. In achieving and having achieved success, our hope is that each award recipient lives with steady intent to be both productive and kind. Choosing this life would honor our family and the spirit in which the scholarship is given.
Waste Management Annual Scholarship
The Waste Management Annual Scholarship was established in 2007 by Waste Management Corporation of Klamath Falls, Oregon to support Oregon Tech students.
Waste Management Athletic Scholarship
The Waste Management Athletic Scholarship was established in 2007 by Waste Management Corporation of Klamath Falls, Oregon, to support Oregon Tech student athletes.
Wayne and Lois Anne Soule' Scott Scholarship
The Wayne and Lois Anne Soule' Scott Scholarship was established in 2004 by Ann McGill to aid in the development of an atmosphere of scientific inquiry of the ecosystem in the Klamath Basin. The scholarship is in memory of Hershel Wanye Scott and his wife, Lois Anne Soule' Scott, educators whose love of nature inspired them to volunteer thousands of hours to classroom and community projects aimed at a more full understanding of our world. Lois Ann is a descendant of Klamath Falls pioneers.
Wayne and Virginia Kimball Scholarship
The Wayne and Virginia Kimball Scholarship was established in 1990 by retired Oregon Tech faculty member, Wayne Kimball and his wife, Virginia.
Wendt Presidential Scholarship
The Wendt Endowed Scholarship was established in 1990 by Mr. and Mrs. Richard Wendt.
Western Pathologists Quality Assurance Association / American Society for Clinical Pathology Scholarship Fund
William A. Olson Scholarship for Excellence in Civil Engineering
The William A. Olson Scholarship for Excellence in Civil Engineering was established on April 29, 2008, in honor of William A. Olson.
William A. Olson Scholarship for Excellence in Environmental Science
The William A. Olson Scholarship for Excellence in Environmental Science was established on April 29, 2008, in honor of William A. Olson.
William A. Olson Scholarship for Excellence in Renewable Energy
The William A. Olson Scholarship for Excellence in Renewable Energy was established on April 29, 2008, in honor of William A. Olson.
Winifred Favell Endowed Scholarship
The Winifred Favell Scholarship is one of three scholarships established by Eugene and Winifred Favell of Klamath Falls and Lakeview, Oregon. The first scholarship recipient was named in 1998.
Winston D Purvine Memorial Scholarship
The Winston Purvine Scholarship was established by Dr. Winston Purvine, the first President of Oregon Tech who served through 1976.
Women In Business Networking Scholarship
The Women in Business Networking Scholarship was established by group Founder and Director, Vicki Elam to help women pursue a career in business by obtaining a degree at Oregon Tech.
Women's Resource Center Student Achievement Scholarship
Established in 2011 to honor students who embrace the mission and vision of the Women’s Resource Center and demonstrate active efforts to maintain a positive and supportive climate at Oregon Tech.
Wymore Family Scholarship for Advancement of Engineering Sciences