Scholarship Reference Guide and Resources Video

This guide is designed to help you apply for scholarships and provide some tips when it comes to your scholarship application.

Dates and Deadlines



  • October 1 – Online scholarship application opens for EOU Foundation, ASTEO, Diversity Achievement, and MESA Scholarships for the next academic year.


  • November 1 Early-bird admission for University Scholar/Scholarly-Need Awards.
  • OSAC scholarship application opens up for the next academic year!


  • 01/06/2020 – Application deadline for Winter term 2020 transfer awards.


  • February 1 – 11:59 pm deadline for completed, online scholarship application for Foundation and Diversity Achievement scholarships.
  • February 1 – Admission deadline for priority consideration of University Scholar/Scholarly-Need awards.
  • University Achievement Award still available after February 1st, for freshman.  Complete your admission application today!
  • February 1 - 11:59 pm deadline for completed, online scholarship applications for ASTEO and MESA scholarships.
  • February 15 – 5 pm deadline for early bird consideration of your OSAC scholarship application.



  • May 1 – Deadline for OOG Second-Year Guarantee.


  • 06/24/2019 – Application deadline for Summer 2019 term transfer awards.


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🔗 Outside Scholarship Resources
Links to a few outside scholarship search engines and important information to know when applying for scholarships outside the University.
Further question? Connect. Scholarship Coordinator EOU Financial Aid Office 541-962-3551

Pierce Library Resources

How to Write a Winning Scholarship Essay (PDF)