2021-22 Scholarship Student Stories

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The BNSF Railway Foundation Scholarship supports students from underrepresented populations, preference being students from a community of color, with substantial demonstrated financial need. Recipients to be students majoring in disciplines that align with BNSF Railway’s business focus, such as engineering and related sciences, economics, marketing and communications, etc.

The Carpenter Foundation Scholarship supports students from Jackson or Josephine Counties located in southern Oregon with demonstrated financial need.

The Costco Wholesale Scholarship supports students from underrepresented populations, preference being students from a community of color, with substantial demonstrated financial need.

E3 is an innovative, need-based matched savings program that pairs resources with eligible students pursuing a college education at one of Oregon’s leading private colleges and universities. E3 makes college more affordable by matching savings at a 6:1 ratio, giving students, who have saved $500, up to $3,500 to use for tuition or approved educational expenses per enrollment year!

The Lonza Pharma - Biotech (Bend) Scholarship supports chemistry majors who have demonstrated financial need, a strong GPA, and a record of academic achievement.

The MDU Resources Foundation/Knife River Corporation Scholarship supports Oregon students from underrepresented populations, preference being students from a community of color, with substantial demonstrated financial need. Recipients are students majoring in disciplines that align with Knife River Corporation’s business focus, such as economics, business, finance, marketing, science, engineering, or related disciplines.

The NW Natural Scholarship supports underrepresented students, preference being students from a community of color, who are graduates of Oregon or SW Washington high schools with substantial demonstrated financial need. Recipients are students majoring in disciplines that align with NW Natural’s business focus, such as engineering and related sciences, economics, marketing and communications, etc.

The OCF Joseph E. Weston Public Foundation Scholarship supports students with substantial demonstrated financial need from underrepresented populations, such as students of color or students who are the first in their families to attend college.

The PCC Structurals Scholarship supports Oregon students from underrepresented populations with substantial demonstrated financial need. Recipients to be students majoring in disciplines that align with PCC Structurals’ business focus, such as engineering and related sciences, economics, marketing and communications, etc.

The PGE Foundation Scholarship supports students who are Oregon residents from underrepresented populations, preference being students from a community of color, with substantial demonstrated financial need. Strong emphasis on students majoring in STEM subjects that are traditionally underserved in CTE-STEM fields. STEM fields include science, technology, engineering, math as well as liberal arts degree focuses in economics, environmental sciences, and business.

The Council of Independent Colleges/UPS Foundation Scholarship supports full-time undergraduate students with substantial demonstrated financial need and whose background reflects one or more of the characteristics of the student population of highest priority to the UPS Foundation: first generation, low-income, minority, or new American students.