External Scholarship Information


External scholarships must be counted as part of your total financial aid award. These can be reported to your financial aid counselor through your MyGFU.

There are many scholarship opportunities for students from sources outside George Fox University. Students can locate scholarships through online searches. Students should never pay a fee in order to apply for a scholarship.


Scholarship Search Databases

Oregon Student Assistance Commission (OSAC) - scholarships for Oregon residents (March 1 annual deadline)

Fastweb - various general scholarships

Scholarships.com - various general scholarships

U.S. Dept. of Labor Scholarship Search - various general scholarships

Nursing Explorer - general nursing scholarships

NursingScholarship.US - general nursing scholarships

O.H.A.N.A Foundation - scholarships for Oregon and Hawaii high school seniors

The Washboard - various scholarships for Washington residents


For Current Traditional Undergraduate Students

George Fox Scholarship Manager

Scholarship Manager is George Fox's site for returning traditional undergraduate students to apply for donor funded scholarships.  This process will allow you to be matched for all available donor scholarships based on the donors' criteria.

The application is available via student’s MyGFU portal January through February each academic year.

*Application for the 2015-2016 academic year is now open. Scholarship Manager closes on January 28th, 2015 at 5:00 PM (no exceptions). 


Juan Young Trust Scholarship

Juan Young was a former officer and then president of Kienow’s Food Stores.  Upon his death, a trust fund was established to provide money for college scholarships for Oregon residents. The application process begins each winter through the universities Donor-Funded Scholarship Competition which is available via student’s MyGFU portal January through February each academic year.

Preference is first given to lineal descendants of former Kienow’s employees.  If no applicants meet this criteria, the scholarship will be open to other candidates who fit the following qualifications:

Students must be an Oregon resident

Students must be 21 years of age or less at time of application


Nationally Competitive Scholarships

Click here for more information on Nationally Competitive Scholarships.



External Scholarships by Due Date

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January to April Deadlines

Armed Forces Scholarship

  • Sponsored by Patio Furniture Covers.com
  • Deadline January 1 (annually)
  • Must be an Armed Forces Veteran
  • $500 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information


The Hispanic College Fund Scholarship Program (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by The Hispanic Scholarship Fund
  • Must come from a Hispanic background
  • Deadline January 15, 2015
  • Minumum 3.0 gpa
  • Demonstrate financial need
  • Click here for more information


Innovative Smiles Scholarship (2015-2016)

Abodo Scholarship (Spring 2015)

Local Satellite Tv Scholarship (2015-2016)


Eastern Washington Section of the Society of Women Engineers AREVA Inc. Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Eastern Washington Section of the Society of Women Engineers
  • Deadline February 28, 2015
  • Must be sophomore or above 
  • Must be majoring in Engineering
  • Attending school in Washington, Oregon or Idaho
  • $1,000 Scholarship Available
  • Download Application - EWS-AREVA Scholarship

Lexington Law Scholarship Program (Spring 2015)


Annual Stewart J. Guss College Student Scholarship (2015-2016)


Schweiger Memorial Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Advanced American Construction
  • Deadline March 2, 2015
  • Must be pursuing career in enginnering or construction
  • Scholarship Amount Varies
  • Click here for more information


Schweiger Memorial Scholarship for Veterans (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Advanced American Construction
  • Deadline March 2, 2015
  • Must be pursuing career in enginnering or construction
  • Must be currently serving or have served in any branch of US Military
  • $2,000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here to download an application


Dana Kull Memorial Scholarship (2015-2016)

 

Remote DBA Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Remote DBA
  • Deadline March 15, 2015
  • Must be pursuing degree in computer science or computer engineering
  • $3500 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information


Actuatorzone's Annual Scholarship (2015-2016)


Larry Bohnsack Memorial Scholarship 

  • Sponsored by Newberg Noon Rotary Foundation
  • Deadline: April 1 (annually)
  • Must be senior attending Newberg, Dundee, or St Paul public or private school
  • Must be majoring in: Mass Communications, Electronic Media, Radio, Video, TV, or Print Media
  • Click here to download application


Hotels Cheap Scholarship (Spring 2015)


Marketing Edge Scholarship (2015-2016)

 

Marketing Edge Scholarship (2015-2016)


Oregon Medical Education Foundation Linn-Benton County Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Oregon Medical Education Foundation
  • Deadline April 15, 2015
  • Must be high school senior or graduate of Linn-Benton County pursuing a degree in medicine or nursing
  • 13 $1000 Scholarships Available
  • Click here to download application


SoftwareProviders.com (2015-2016)


Ronald D. Weiss Scholarship (2015-2016)


Active Calendar Scholarship (2015-2016)


CariD Scholarship Program (Spring 2015)


Joan D. Austin Memorial Scholarship

  • Sponsored by Newberg Noon Rotary Foundation
  • Deadline: April 30
  • Must be young woman graduate of Newberg High School
  • Minimum 3.0 gpa
  • Contact your school for application


Veterans United Foundation Scholarship (Spring 2015)

  • Sponsored by Veterans United Foundation
  • Deadline: April 30, 2015
  • Must current active-duty service member or veteran
  • Spouse of service member or veteran
  • Child of service member or veteran
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • $2,000 scholarship available
  • Click here for more information



May to September Deadlines

Mometrix College Scholarship (2015-2016)

 
Design Your Future Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Distinctive Window Treatment Plus
  • Deadline May 25, 2015
  • Must be pursuing a degree in interior design, art and design, architecture, or other related field
  • $1000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information


Accounting Software Scholarship (2015-2016)


AmeriQuest Transportation Services Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by AmeriQuest
  • Deadline May 30, 2015
  • Must be pursuing business or techology related field
  • $1000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information

 

Nissenbaum Internet Law Scholarship (2015-2016)


Reed Tech Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Reed Tech
  • Deadline May 30, 2015
  • Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a major in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) studies
  • $1000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information

 
Southland Technical Supply Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by Southland Technical Supply
  • Deadline May 30, 2015
  • Must be pursuing or planning to pursue a major in STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) studies
  • $1000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information


2015 IronSecurity.com Scholarship (2015-2016)


The Effect of Grandparents Scholarship (2015-2016)


Exede Internet Scholarship (2015-2016)

The Ornament Shop Scholarship (2015-2016)


Save Plans College Scholarship (2015-2016)

 

Single Parent Scholarship Award (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by druglawsuitsource.com
  • Deadline June 1, 2015
  • Must be a single parent helping to raist at least one child
  • Minimum 2.7 gpa
  • Two $1000 Scholarships Available - One for a single mom and one for a single dad
  • Click here for more information


The Working Student Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by alljobopenings.com
  • Deadline June 10, 2015
  • Must be currently enrolled in US college/university
  • Must be working while attending college
  • $2,000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information

The Healthy.com Scholarship (2015-2016)


A Better America Scholarship (High School Student) (2015-2016)

Goedeker's Appliances Annual College Book Scholarship (Fall 2015)

Goedeker's Appliances Annual Public Service College Book Scholarship (Fall 2015)

  • Sponsored by Goedeker's
  • Deadline July 31, 2015
  • Must be currently enrolled in college/university
  • Must be in a public service position
  • $500 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information


Lexington Law Scholarship Program (Fall 2015)


Abodo Scholarship (Fall 2015)



October to December Deadlines


CariD Scholarship Program (Fall 2015)


Veterans United Foundation Scholarship (Fall 2015)

  • Sponsored by Veterans United Foundation
  • Deadline: October 31, 2015
  • Must current active-duty service member or veteran
  • Spouse of service member or veteran
  • Child of service member or veteran
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Click here for more information


Artistic Excellence in Print Design & Marketing Scholarship

  • Sponsored by Printaholic.com
  • Deadline November 30 (annually)
  • Minimum 3.0 gpa
  • Majoring in Graphic Arts & Design or related
  • $1,500 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information


The Expert Institute's Annual Healthcare and Life Sciences Scholarship (2015-2016)

  • Sponsored by The Expert Institute
  • Deadline December 31, 2015
  • Minimum 3.0 gpa
  • Must be pursuing a degree in healthcare or the life sciences
  • $1000 Scholarship Available
  • Click here for more information

 

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