The College of Liberal Arts (CLA) awards many student scholarships each year.  Any current undergraduate, degree-seeking student, pursuing any CLA major at the Corvallis Campus or Ecampus is welcome to apply.

College of Liberal Arts Undergraduate Scholarships

The following undergraduate scholarship applications open November 1, 2023 and close February 15, 2024. Scholarship recipients' funding will be awarded for the 2024-2025 academic year. 

Most of these scholarships require an overall GPA of 3.25 or better, and require full-time enrollment (at least 12 credits) each term to receive funding.  If you are in the Degree Partnership Program, you must take at least 6 credit hours at OSU each term to receive funding.

To be considered for the scholarships below, go to OSU ScholarDollars and complete the application process.

  • College of Liberal Arts Award for Service
  • David Morgan Kiekel Memorial Scholarship
  • Dean's Scholarship in the Liberal Arts
  • Dennis Philip Crosby Scholarship
  • Florence Gradon Ragen and Louis Brooks Ragen Scholarship
  • Genevieve Andrews Pershke Scholarship
  • George and Louise Beaudreau Scholarship
  • Jack Van de Water Scholarship
  • Jane Chadwell Powell Opportunity Scholarship
  • Kelly G. Bacon Memorial Scholarship
  • Lisa Taubman Scholarship
  • Mary Alice Wartman Memorial Scholarship
  • Nicholas J. and Thea Yonker Scholarship
  • Ray A. Verzasconi Scholarship
  • William Q. Wick Memorial Scholarship
  • Tom & Pat Gallagher Scholarship. NOTE: To apply for this scholarship, use the Benton County Foundation's scholarship application packet, NOT the OSU ScholarDollars site.
  • Major Department Scholarships. You can also check the website of your Major department to see if they have additional scholarships that you may be eligible for. Deadlines and application processes may vary.

For question about any of these scholarship opportunities, contact

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