Outside & Community Agency Scholarships

If you receive a scholarship from an outside or community agency (any agency other than the UCC Foundation) please complete this form and turn it into the Scholarship Office in the LaVerne Murphy Campus Center: Student Accounts, as soon as possible!

View / Download Outside / Community Scholarship Notification Form

Each of the scholarships listed must be applied for individually. Follow the specific directions for each scholarship and note that the deadlines for each varies. This listing is updated weekly, but does not reflect all available scholarships. Please review each scholarship carefully, and be aware of the potential for scholarship scams. Please see our Scholarships page for more information.

See also ... Money for College page

Scholarship Opportunities   

 

The Vera Shukle Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $500

UCC Deadline: Ongoing

Eligibility: Available for UCC students who have been accepted to the nursing program as a second year student. Awarded based on merit, motivation and need. 

Application: Click here- Shukle Application

 

PNCWA Scholarship- Environmental Stewardship

Amount: $1200- $1500

UCC Deadline: February 15, 2019

Eligibility: Must be enrolled as a full time student. Be pursuing an education that could be used in the water environment field (lab analyst, engineer, operator). Submit essay on career goals related to water environment. Preference given to UCC students or those planning to attend UCC.

Application: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/40379-Pacific-Northwest-Clean-Water-Association

 

PNCWA Scholarship- Lucas Eibel Memorial Scholarship

Amount: $1500

UCC Deadline: February 15, 2019

Eligibility: Must be enrolled as a full time student. Essay on career goals related to water environment. Be pursuing an education that could be used in the water environment field (lab analyst, engineer, operator).

Application: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/40379-Pacific-Northwest-Clean-Water-Association

 

PNCWA Scholarship- Education for Operators

Amount: $1500

UCC Deadline: February 15, 2019

Eligibility: This scholarship is intended for an operator seeking a one year cerification program or a student enrolled in a 2 year program that is pursuing an education that could be used in the water environment field (lab analyst, engineer, operator). 

Application: https://app.smarterselect.com/programs/40379-Pacific-Northwest-Clean-Water-Association

 

The Justice Solutions Group Future Mentors Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

UCC Deadline: February 15, 2019

Eligibility: Be enrolled in an accredited college. Complete 800-1500 word essay along with application.

Application: https://jsgfirm.com/scholarship/

 

The Chart Westcott Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

UCC Deadline: February 28th, 2019

Eligibility: 

Must be a current high school senior that has been accepted into a university or college, or a current undergraduate university or college student who has not yet reached their final year of study.

Application & Instructions: Chart Westcott wants to hear your answer to the question, “What is one of the best investments one can make in themselves?”, in 500 words or less. http://www.chartwestcottscholarship.com/

 

Eastern Oregon University- Advancing Science and Technology in Eastern Oregon Scholarship

Amount: $7500.00

Deadline: March 1st, 2019

Eligibility: Must be majoring in biology, chemistry, biochemistry, computer science or mathematics. Must plan on attending EOU.

Application information: eou.edu/ASTEO

 

Cascade Community Credit Union's Pathfinder Scholarships

Amount: $1,500

UCC Deadline: March 15th, 2019

Eligibility: Must be a member of Cascade Community Federal Credit Union with an account in his/her name. Must not have graduated from high school more than two years prior to application. High school applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or above. College applicants must have a GPA of 3.25 or above.

Application: Information and application available HERE.

Zumper Apartments Scholarship

Amount: $1000

UCC Deadline: November 15, 2018 for Winter Term and April 1, 2019 for Spring Term

Eligibility: Any legal U.S. resident in high school or college who will be attending an accredited university or college in 2018 - 2019 is eligible to apply

To apply, please submit a short piece of 500 words in writing, that includes the following:

1. How you've impacted your fellow student body or community.
2. Housing advice for students at your school: What’s one piece of advice you would give first-time student renters?

Recipients will be selected based on the overall strength of their application materials.

Application & Instructions: https://www.zumper.com/scholarship

 

Roseburg Rotary Club Scholarships

Amount: $1,000- $1,500

UCC Deadline: April 5th, 2019

Eligibility: Must have at least a 3.5 GPA if currently attending a college or university outside of UCC, must have at least a 3.0 GPA if attending UCC as a first or second year student. Need based scholarship also available with no GPA requirement. See application for more information.

Application: Criteria and Instructions

Scholarship Application Form

 

The DaVinci Body Sculpting Women in STEM Scholarship

Amount: $2,500

UCC Deadline: April 30th, 2019

Eligibility: Full time student. Majoring or studying in science/math related fields. Submit 1000-1500 word essay with application.

Application: https://davincibody.com/scholarship/

 

Simmrin Law Group 2019 Entrepreneurial Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

UCC Deadline: June 15th, 2019

Eligibility: Must have a 3.0 GPA or better, be enrolled in an accredited college. Complete essay question when submitting application.

Application: https://www.simmrinlawgroup.com/2019-entrepreneurial-scholarship/?utm_source=google&utm_medium=email3&utm_campaign=entrepreneurial_scholarship&msID=ae123ac1-a280-4d14-aedf-f94d7d9e6897

 

Dealhack Annual Community Volunteer Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

UCC Deadline: June 30th, 2019

Eligibility: Be enrolled full time in an accredited college and exemplify outstanding volunteer experience. Submit essay response with application.

Application: https://dealhack.com/scholarship

 

Sink Law Veterans and Military Family Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

UCC Deadline: June 15, 2019

Eligibility: Currently serving in the military, honorably discharged, or have an active duty or retired military spouse or parent. 3.0 GPA and enrolled in an accredited college. Complete essay along with application.

Application: https://www.sinklaw.com/veterans-military-family-scholarship/?msID=95dfb675-908a-480f-8af3-f95af36bb961

 

Medical Billing Service Review Health and Technology Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

UCC Deadline: June 1st, 2019

Eligibility: Must be a full time student enrolled at an accredited college. No minimum GPA. Must complete essay along with application.

Application: https://medicalbillingservicereview.com/health-and-technology-scholarship/

 

The Youthist Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

UCC Deadline: August 1st, 2019

Eligibility: Enrolled full time in an accredited college, planning to transfer to a post- secondary institution. Complete essay with application.

Application: https://www.theyouthist.com/scholarship/

 

Antibodies.com Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

UCC Deadline: March 1st, 2019 & August 1st, 2019

Eligibility: Must be majoring in a Life Science field (i.e. Biology, Biochemistry, etc. ). Must be enrolled at an accredited college.

Application: https://www.antibodies.com/scholarship

 

Veteran Car Donations 2019 Scholarship

Amount: $1,000

UCC Deadline: August 30th, 2019

Eligibility: Must be majoring in a STEM related field (computer science, biology, mathematics, etc.) and be enrolled at an accredited college. 

Application: https://www.veterancardonations.org/2019-veteran-car-donations-annual-college-scholarship/

 

The Responsify Empowering Others Scholarship

Amount: $1,500

UCC Deadline: October 20th, 2019

Eligibility: Be enrolled full time in an accredited college. Complete essay along with application.

Application: https://www.responsify.com/scholarship/

 

Southern Oregon Viticulture & Enology Scholarship - New!

Amount: Up to $2000

Deadline: Continuous

The Southern Oregon   Viticulture and Enology Scholarship is an Employer Match scholarship is   available for employees, including owners, of Oregon Vineyards/Wineries/Tasting   Rooms. The ERATH Family Foundation (EFF) established this scholarship to   increase the number of personnel in Southern Oregon leadership roles who have   a fundamental education in V&E.
Through a generous donation   by the EFF, vineyards and wineries can support and encourage their employees   to attend the Southern Oregon Wine Institute at Umpqua Community College by   matching up to $2,000 per academic year per student/employee, for a total of   up to $4,000 per academic year per student/employee.

How do I apply?

       1.  Complete application below and submit to Southern Oregon Wine Institute.

View / Download the introductory letter

View / Download the application form

 

 Contact

Honey McNamara - Contact
Scholarship & Donor Relations Coordinator
Phone: 541-440-7674

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