University Scholarships

 

College of Liberal Arts - open in Winter Term - http://liberalarts.oregonstate.edu/scholarships

  • Kelly G. Bacon Scholarship
  • Dean's Scholarship
  • Tom and Pat Gallagher Scholarship
  • David Morgan Kiekel Memorial Scholarship
  • Genevieve Andrews Pershke Scholarship
  • Florence Gradon Ragen and Louis Brooks Ragen Scholarship
  • Lisa Taubman Scholarship

 

OSU Anthropology Specific

Alumni Scholarship - The budget committee will be meeting soon to develop the criteria for this new scholarship. It will be a $500 scholarship. Donations from alumni were $1200 but the mailing and printing costs were $500. It was decided that faculty would e-mail their nomination to Bobbi so that the scholarship can be awarded this fall. September 24, 2002

The Alumni Award is presented annually to an undergraduate or graduate student in Anthropology. This fund is established through the generosity of Anthropology alumni. This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance of $1000 to an outstanding student with a career interest in Anthropology. The criteria for this scholarship is as follows:

  • Minimum 3.5 GPA,
  • any concentration of anthropology,
  • a career interest in anthropology,
  • and involvement in community, campus, or professional anthropological activities.
  • Faculty nomination with a faculty vote for approval of nomination. Updated2012      

The Kalervo Oberg Outstanding SeniorAward is presented annually to an anthropology senior based on scholarship, leadership, and service. A memorial to Kalervo Oberg, whom increased our knowledge about peoples in Africa and the Americas, and identified the emotional impacts of cross-cultural experience. A monetary award of $500 and recipient’s name will be engraved on the Anthropology Award plaque and will also appear in the Commencement Bulletin.

Thomas C. Hogg Memorial Scholarship Book Fund is for First-Year Foreign Anthropology Graduate Students. This scholarship is open to first year foreign nationals accepted in the graduate program in Anthropology at Oregon State University. The scholarship is not renewable and cannot exceed $450 per academic year. The scholarship begin in 1988 and will continue as long as sufficient funds exist in the endowment.

Service to Undergraduate Education Award is given to an outstanding GTA. This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance of $1000 to an outstanding teaching assistant for their service to undergraduate teaching.

The Undergraduate Study Abroad Scholarship - The study of culture is basic to all branches of anthropology and we encourage our students to seek out opportunities to spend time in cultures different from their own in order to expand their cultural knowledge and their anthropological skills.

Requirements:

  • enrolled undergraduate anthropology major
  • acceptance on a qualified learning abroad program (including study, internship and research abroad programs)
  • completion of 12 credits of anthropology
  • GPA of 3.25 or above in anthropology course work
  • 10 week minimum stay

Preferred:

  • a non-Western setting
  • programs that require language training
  • stays longer than one term
  • placement with a host family

Exclusions:

  • International students returning to their native country
  • International students for study in the U.S.

Dick & Kathryn Ross Scholarship - Awarded to PhD student to assist in their fieldwork. This scholarship provides recognition and financial assistance of $1000 to an outstanding PhD student. Selection is made by Dick and Kathryn Ross.

 

OSU Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Specific

The Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program has two yearly scholarships:

The Judy Mann DiStefano Memorial Scholarship - Dr. Judy Mann DiStefano's commitment to feminism, activism, and pacifism were reflected in her role as a history professor at Northern Virginia Community College. Her roots were in the Northwest, and her mother, Jane Goodale Mann, was a graduate of Oregon State University. This scholarship provides an annual $2,000 stipend to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in the Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Program at Oregon State University.

Jeanne Dost, Margaret Lumpkin and Jo Anne Trow Founders Scholarship - Jeanne Dost, Margaret Lumpkin, and Jo Anne Trow helped establish OSU's Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies (formerly Women Studies) Program in 1972, with Dr. Dost as its first director.  This scholarship honors their contributions, and provides a $750 stipend to a full-time undergraduate or graduate student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at Oregon State University.

Current WGSS scholarship forms will be posted later in 2018 - Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies undergraduate majors, MA, and PhD students may apply for these scholarships.

Selection criteria include academic excellence, commitment to feminist ideals, and financial need. A complete application includes the summary application form, essay, financial aid information, and two letters of recommendation. Applications will be ready for distribution in the Spring.

 

OSU GO Scholarships - http://international.oregonstate.edu/osugo/finances-scholarships/scholarships

 

National Scholarships

 

Discipline Specific-National

Jane Waldbaum Archaeological Scholarship-Field School for Women - https://www.archaeological.org/grants/708

Emerson Hunger Fellowship - http://www.hungercenter.org/fellowships/emerson/

Women in Archaeology Field School Scholarship - http://www.caa-archeology.org/programs/woman-in-archeology-scholarship/

 

Area Studies/Minority Scholarships

Asian-Pacific Islander Scholarship Fund - http://www.apiasf.org/scholarship_apiasf.html

Japanese American Citizens League - https://jacl.org/jacl-national-scholarship-program/

Atsuhiko Tateuchi Memorial Scholarship - Tateuchi Foundation - http://www.washboard.org/ScholarshipDetails/The+Seattle+Foundation/2016-2017/Atsuhiko+Tateuchi+Memorial+Scholarship+-+Tateuchi+Foundation

Non Traditionally Aged Studies - http://www.washboard.org/ScholarshipDetails/The+Seattle+Foundation/2016-2017/Walter+H+Meyer+-+Garry+L+White+Memorial+Scholarship

Association for Non-Traditionally Aged Students in Higher Education - http://www.myantshe.org/ANTSHE-Scholarships

Adult Students in Academic Transition - http://ewiconnect.com/scholarships/

Hispanic Scholarship Fund - https://hsf.net/en/scholarships/programs/general-college-scholarships

Low Income Mothers - http://www.patsyminkfoundation.org/edsupport.html