Report Outside Scholarships

Report Outside Scholarships

External Scholarship Information

 

George Fox Donor Funded Scholarships

Scholarship Manager is George Fox's site for returning traditional undergraduate students to apply for donor-funded scholarships. This process matches applicants with all available donor  scholarships based on the donors' criteria.

The application is available via students' MyGeorgeFox portals mid-December through mid-February each academic year.

Miller BEST Achievement Scholarship

The Miller BEST (Business, Engineering, Science, and Technology) Achievement Award, which is funded through the James and Lila Miller Charitable Trust, was established in 2013 by their sons Ted and Paul Miller. The scholarship was created in honor of their parents, Jim and Lila Miller, to reward extraordinary students whose commitment to excellence in their chosen field of academic study is also reflected in their career plans and goals.

The Miller BEST Achievement Awards are for currently enrolled undergraduate George Fox students. The application is available as part of the Donor Funded Scholarship Manager application process each year in December and January.

Incoming Freshmen are invited to apply for the following donor funded scholarships. This is a one time award for incoming freshman.

Application Deadline: May 1 for the following school year.

Ken & Joan Austin Scholarship

Awarded to an outstanding first year undergraduate student attending George Fox who is from Newberg, Yamhill County, or Oregon.

Grandpa Roy Hiebert Memorial Scholarship

Awarded to new incoming freshmen with an interest in short or long term missions with an on-campus meal plan.

Kristine Dicus Memorial Award

Awarded to assist first year undergraduate Protestant students attending George Fox who are majoring in Music.

Minthorne Family Grant

Awarded to assist first year undergraduate students attending George Fox who are children of Friends ministers or missionaries.

Nard and Sis McGrath Scholarship

Awarded to assist and encourage first year Freshman attending George Fox who graduated from Newberg H.S. 

Arthur & Fern Roberts Scholarship

Awarded to assist and encourage first year undergraduate Quaker students attending George Fox.

Dwight and Marie Macy Family Scholarship

Awarded to assist first year Freshman students attending George Fox who graduated from Madras or Culver H.S.

Scholarship Resource Center

There are many scholarship opportunities from sources other than George Fox University. Check out our video tutorials below for information on how to find, prioritize, and apply for external scholarships.
 
 

Regional Databases

Video Tutorials

 

 

 

Financial Aid Podcast

If you don't have time to watch the videos, check out our short audio podcast on the go! We'll go over some helpful information about:

  • Finding Scholarships
  • Prioritizing Leads
  • Completing Applications
  • Scholarship Databases and Search Engines

 

Report Outside Scholarships to George Fox

It is important that you report any outside scholarship to the Financial Aid Office. This will let our office include the anticipated scholarship on your Financial Aid Package and decreases the amount due to Student Accounts at the beginning of the semester.

Helpful tip for Oregon Students: We will get a list from OSAC of any state scholarships you win. There is no need to report these.

Reporting Instructions

  1. Click on the Financial Aid tile in your myGeorgeFox account
  2. Select Outside Aid 
  3. If this is the first scholarship you are reporting, then select Report Outside Aid
  4. Report the Award
    1. Choose External Scholarship-# for the award type. Report your first award as #1, second as #2 and so on.
    2. Write in the Scholarship Name for the Award Description
    3. Write in the Amount of the scholarship
    4. Select Submit
  5. If you are reporting scholarships after your first award, click the + icon to report additional scholarships.