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 MyGFU.

 

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 matches applicants with all available donor scholarships based on the donors' criteria.

The application is available via students' MyGFU portals December through January 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.

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.

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. 

Application Deadline: May 1, 2018

You can find the application here.


Freshman Donor Funded Scholarships

Incoming Freshmen are invited to apply for the following donor funded scholarships.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2018

You can find the application here.

Ken & Joan Austin Scholarship

Awarded to an outstanding first year 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 Protestant students attending George Fox who are majoring in Music.

Minthorne Family Grant

Awarded to assist first year 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 Quaker students attending George Fox.

Dwight and Marie Macy Family Scholarship

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


Nationally Competitive Scholarships

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

What about nationally competitive fellowships and grants (Fullbright, Ford, Gates)? Click here for information.



External Scholarships by Topic

General

Art / Graphic Design

Business / Marketing / Accounting

Education

Grad Students

High School Seniors

History / Political Science

Minority Students

Newberg Students

Non U.S. Citizen

Nursing / Health Related

Oregon Residents

Science / Technology / Engineering / Math

Social Work

Veterans / Active Military

Women


To advertise a scholarship here, please send information to finaid@georgefox.edu



General 

Redfin Scholarship

  • Deadline: January | July
  • Amount: $2,500

EasyEDA Electronic Engineering Communication Scholarship

  • Deadline February | September
  • Amount: $2,500

Oxagile Annual Virtual Reality Scholarship

  • Deadline: February
  • Amount: $2,000

ASCO Engineering College Scholarships

  • Deadline: March
  • Amount: $5,000

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship

  • Deadline: March
  • Amount: $4,000

Neal O. Thorpe Memorial Scholarship

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $7,500 (annually)
  • Region: Alaskan resident

Slickdeals Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $2,500

Addiction Resource Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,000

AreaVibes 250 Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,500

Fundbox Future Small Business Owner Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,000

MILK United States Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $3,000

Rover Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,500

ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship

  • Deadline: June
  • Amount: $2,500

Policygenius Scholarship

  • Deadline: June
  • Amount: $3,000

Coastal Scholarship

  • Deadline: July
  • Amount: $5,000

Mesothelioma.net Scholarship

  • Deadline: August
  • Amount: $2,000

Zip Recruiter Scholarship

  • Deadline: December
  • Amount: $3,000

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Art / Graphic Design

Ellice T. Johnston Scholarship for the Ceramic Arts

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Region: Oregon | California
  • Grade Level: Undergrad

Graphic Springs Logo Design Scholarship

  • Deadline: July
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Grade Level: Undergrad | Grad

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Business / Marketing / Accounting

The AWeber Developing Futures Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Grade Level: Undergrad | Grad

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Education

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Graduate Students

EasyEDA Electronic Engineering Communication Scholarship

  • Deadline: February | September
  • Amount: $2,500

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship

  • Deadline: March
  • Amount: $4,000

ASCO Engineering College Scholarships

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $5,000

Slickdeals Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $2,500

AreaVibes 250 Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,500

Addiction Resource Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,000

Fundbox Future Small Business Owner Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,000

MILK United States Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $3,000

ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship

  • Deadline: June
  • Amount: $2,500

Mesothelioma.net Scholarship

  • Deadline: August
  • Amount: $2,000

BigRentz Engineering Scholarship

  • Deadline: August
  • Field: Engineering
  • Amount: $5,000

International Fellowships

  • Deadline: December
  • Women only
  • Amount: $18,000 to $30,000

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Up to $12,500
  • Women only

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High School Seniors

EasyEDA Electronic Engineering Communication Scholarship

  • Deadline February | September
  • Amount: $2,500

Slickdeals Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $2,500

AreaVibes 250 Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,500

Fundbox Future Small Business Owner Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,000

MILK United States Student Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $3,000

Rover Scholarship

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $2,500

ABC Fundraising Volunteer Recognition Scholarship

  • Deadline: June
  • Amount: $2,500

Pancreatic Cancer Scholarship

  • Deadline: July
  • Amount: $2,000

Mesothelioma.net Scholarship

  • Deadline: August
  • Amount: $2,000

BigRentz Engineering Scholarship

  • Deadline: August
  • Field: Engineering
  • Amount: $5,000

Sixt Rent-a-car Scholarship

  • Deadline: November
  • Amount: $5,000

P.E.O. STAR Scholarship

  • Deadline: November
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Women only

Zip Recruiter Scholarship

  • Deadline: December
  • Amount: $3,000

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History / Political Science

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Minority Students

HSF General College Scholarships

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $500 to $5,000

HENAAC Scholarship

  • Deadline: April
  • Amount: $500 to $10,000
  • Field: STEM 

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Field: Computer/Video Game Arts

American Indian College Fund Full Circle Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: Varies

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Newberg Students

Larry Bohnsack Memorial Scholarship 

  • Deadline: April
  • Grade Level: High School
  • Major: Mass Communications, Electronic Media, Radio, Video, TV, or Print Media

Joan D. Austin Memorial Scholarship

  • Deadline: April
  • Grade Level: High School
  • Women only
  • Contact Newberg High School for application

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Non U.S. Citizens

International Fellowships

  • Deadline: December
  • Amount: $18,000 to $30,000
  • Grade Level: Grad
  • Women only

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $12,500
  • Grade Level: Grad
  • Women only

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Nursing / Health Related

Army Medicine Education Opportunities

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grade Level: Undergrad | Grad

Legacy Health Scholarship

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies

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Oregon Residents

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Science / Technology / Engineering / Math

ASCO Engineering Scholarship

  • Deadline: March
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Grade Level: Undergrad | Grad

Showbox Scholarship

  • Deadline: March
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Women only

BigRentz Engineering Scholarship

  • Deadline: August
  • Field: Engineering
  • Amount: $5,000

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Social Work

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Veterans / Active Military

Army Medicine Education Opportunities

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Grade Level: Undergrad | Grad

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Women Only

Showbox Scholarship

  • Deadline: March
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Field: STEM

ESA Foundation Scholarship Program

  • Deadline: May
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Field: Computer/Video Game Arts 

Soroptimist Live Your Dream Award

  • Deadline: November
  • Amount: $5,000
  • Grade Level: Undergrad

P.E.O. STAR Scholarship

  • Deadline: November
  • Amount: $2,500
  • Grade Level: High School

P.E.O. Program for Continuing Education (PCE)

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $3,000
  • Grade Level: Undergrad

P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)

  • Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $12,500
  • Grade Level: Grad

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