Applications are currently OPEN FOR THE 2020-2021 Scholarship

The Office of Military and Veteran Resources and the College of Science are proud to manage the selection and award of the Mark & Vicki Hehnen Scholarship for Veterans in Science.  The scholarship may be awarded to an OSU undergraduate or graduate student (or a Degree Partnership undergraduate) pursuing a degree program within the College of Science who is an honorably discharged veteran of the U.S. Military.  This scholarship offers a minimum of $1,000 per year to help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to a recipient's account at Oregon State University.  Full eligibility criteria and additional information is listed on the scholarship application.  Applications are now being accepted through ScholarDollars 

Applications are now closed FOR THE 2020-2021 Scholarship

The Office of Military and Veteran Resources is proud to manage the selection and award of the Class of ‘65 Service Member / Veteran Alumni and Descendants Educational Scholarship.  This scholarship is available to OSU alumni or former OSU students who are honorably discharged veterans of or currently serving in the U.S. military (Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard, including reserve components) or children or grandchildren of such veterans. Children and grandchildren are not limited to biological children and grandchildren only. This scholarship offers a minimum of $1,000 per year to help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to a recipient's account at Oregon State University.  Full eligibility criteria and additional information is listed on the scholarship application.

To review additional information about the scholarship and to apply please click on the following link: Class of ‘65 Service Member / Veteran Alumni and Descendants Educational Scholarship

Applications are now closed FOR THE 2020-2021 Scholarship

The Office of Military and Veteran Resources is proud to support the selection and award of the 4Spirits Distillery Combat Veterans Scholarship. This scholarship is available to current OSU students who are honorably discharged combat veterans of the U.S. military (Army, Marines, Navy, Air Force, and Coast Guard, including reserve components). It is the intent of the scholarship to provide a hand up to qualified students with a financial need.

This scholarship offers financial help cover tuition, fees, books, and supplies charged to a recipient's account at Oregon State University.  Full eligibility criteria and additional information is listed on the scholarship application.

To review additional information about the scholarship and to apply please click on the following link:   4Spirits Distillery Combat Veteran Scholarship Application

 

Help us by donating funds to this scholarship; for areas you'd like to support, choose 4Spirits Distillery.  

Applications are currently OPEN FOR THE 2020-2021 Scholarship

The Office of Military and Veteran Resources partnered with the Zonta Service Foundation of Corvallis to create a scholarship for female veterans called the Grateful Nation Scholarship.  More information is included in the Grateful Nation Scholarship Handout.

 

To apply, visit Zonta Club of Corvallis.

The Office of Student Access and Completion (OSAC), a department of the Higher Education Coordinating Commission (HECC), helps Oregonians plan and pay for postsecondary education. The OSAC Scholarship Application gives you access to more than 600 scholarships through a single application.  https://oregonstudentaid.gov/

A scholarship of special interest:

481: SAME Portland Post Bud Ossey Scholarship

Requirements

  • Will enroll as college sophomore or above for fall term/semester in undergraduate study
  • Major: Aeronautical, biomedical, chemical, civil, electrical, or mechanical engineering
  • GPA: 3.00+
  • Activities (preference): ROTC reservist, National Guard reservist, or prior service veteran
  • Colleges: Any public college that offers an accredited engineering program in the majors specified above
  • Enrollment: 

    Full-time enrollment required

  • FAFSA: Required - financial need may or may not be considered
  • Apply-compete annually, may be received for a maximum of 4 years.

Documents & Additional Requirements

  • Essay:

    Bud Ossey Scholarship honors a Veteran and Society of American Military Engineers Fellow.  Bernard “Bud” Ossey, born Nov 1919 in Odessa, and emigrated to the US in 1920.  Following WWII, Bud was the first Civil Engineer hired by the NWP Hydroelectric Design Center responsible for the design/construction of hydropower dams including McNary, The Dalles, John Day, Chief Joe, and Green Peter.

    Essay Theme: How career in engineering contributes to society and integrates with your plans. 

Fisher House Foundation builds comfort homes where military & veterans families can stay free of charge, while a loved one is in the hospital.  Fisher House Foundation also operates the Hero Miles program, using donated frequent flyer miles to bring family members to the bedside of injured service members as well as the Hotels for Heroes program using donated hotel points to allow family members to stay at hotels near medical centers without charge. The Foundation also manages a grant program that supports other military charities and scholarship funds for military children, spouses, and children of fallen and disabled veterans.

SCHOLARSHIPS FOR MILITARY CHILDREN

Students who possess a valid (not expired) U.S. Uniformed Services Identification and Privilege Card (DD Form 1173) and whose parent(s) are serving, or have served, in the Army, Marine Corps, Navy, Air Force or Coast Guard may apply for a scholarship.

HEROES' LEGACY SCHOLARSHIPS

The "Heroes' Legacy Scholarships" program honors not only those who have fallen in battle, but all who have died or have become disabled through their active military service since September 11, 2001. The program is open to their dependent unmarried children under age 23. A disability is defined as one that results in the service member being eligible for, and receiving, Traumatic Servicemembers' Group Life Insurance (TSGLI) or a permanent and total disability compensation rating of 100%.

SCHOLARSHIP FOR MILITARY SPOUSES

Scholarship funds on average are $1,000 and can be used towards degrees, certifications, licensure, clinical supervision for mental health licensure, CEUs, business expenses and more! Any spouse eligible to hold a valid military ID is eligible. 

Since 2007, the Folds of Honor has carried forth this singular, noble mission. To provide educational scholarships to spouses and children of America’s fallen and disabled service-members.

Their motto says it best. Honor Their Sacrifice.  Educate Their Legacy.

 

Visit Folds of Honor for more information.

This website provides links to scholarships and grants for service members, veterans and family members. Well worth your time to check it out.