Emergency Financial Aid is Available
Update for Fall Term 2020: Continuing UO international students who have an unexpected financial hardship may be eligible for limited emergency financial assistance from the Division of Global Engagement. Students should be prepared to explain the unexpected financial hardship and provide documentation if available. This limited, emergency funding is a one-time award applied directly to the outstanding balance on the student's UO account. Standard awards often do not exceed $1,500. Applications are reviewed once a term at the end of week 7, with awards applied to student accounts in 3-5 business days from the date of award. For Fall 2020, awards will be announced the week ending November 13th.
The International Cultural Service Program (ICSP) is a full tuition scholarship. ICSP is an essential program for international students, the university, and the Eugene/Springfield community. Deadline for this scholarship is January 31, 2020 by 4 p.m. (PST).
Our office is proud to have so many supportive donors to help students from around the world gain international experience in the US. Awards vary based on which endowment you are applying to. Deadline for this scholarship is January 31, 2020 by 4 p.m. (PST).
We are pleased to announce the OIA Global Corners International Graduate Student Recruitment and Retention award. Departments must nominate students in order to be eligible for this award. Deadline is March 1, 2020 by 4 p.m. (PST).
International students are encouraged to apply for work-study eligibility. Students who receive international work-study will be eligible to apply for on-campus jobs that require work-study in the upcoming year. The application period is now open until the deadline of April 15, 2020 by 4 p.m. (PST).
To ensure that this new fee is not an undue burden on international students with significant financial need, the fee will be fully waived for the 10 percent of the international student population with the greatest financial need.
The scholarship, to be awarded at either the undergraduate or graduate level, was instituted both as a commitment to rebuilding Nepal after the earthquake and as a reaffirmation of Eugene’s unique sister city relationship with Kathmandu. Deadline for this scholarship is January 31, 2020 by 4 p.m. (PST).
Travel Ban Student Fund
This award is intended to help international students who demonstrate financial need based on impacts caused by the executive order that banned travel to the United States for people from 6 countries.
The Office of Financial Aid can help you find other scholarships at the UO. Be sure to check out their information on other UO departments, General University Scholarships, Scholarship Bulletin Board and SALT. If you are applying for other UO department scholarships submit a Financial Resource form to ISSS.
The graduate school is an important source of funding information for Graduate Students. Search the graduate school funding pages carefully. Particularly important information can be found about Graduate Employment and Scholarships.
This program provides opportunities for students from Mohammad Al Mana College of Health Sciences (MACHS) to earn a competitive scholarship to complete their bachelor’s degrees at the University of Oregon.