The College of Business offers numerous scholarships to new and continuing students.

  • New students interested in scholarships should complete the University Scholars Application (OSU Application for Admission including all scholarship questions) by Feb. 1 to qualify.
  • Continuing students interested in scholarships have through Feb. 15 to complete the OSU Scholarship Application (listed below).

To be eligible, students must be pursuing a pre- or pro-major in the College of Business. For students who are not business majors, acceptance and completion of a change of major form need to be complete by Jan. 15, as well as completion of the COB portion of the Financial Aid Scholarship Application by Feb. 15:

OSU & COB Scholarship Applications

Outside Scholarships 

Accounting.com Scholarships: For students majoring in Accounting.

Business Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarship - Annual $1000 scholarship offered by The Mortgage Reports.

Clemens Foundation Scholarships: Philomath area high school graduates email clemensfound@proaxis.com for more information. 

Gates Millennium Scholarship Program: Pell-eligible students participating in leadership opportunities. 

GreenPal Scholarship: For tomorrow’s entrepreneurs.

Hispanic Metropolitan ChamberOregon Latino Scholarship Fund 

Judith K. Hofer Scholarship:  A one-time scholarship for a former 4-H Club member majoring in Merchandising Management. 

Marketing EDGE Scholarship: Undergraduate and graduate students who are studying marketing and would like to pursue a career in this field. 

Oregon State University Folk Club:  Scholarships for new freshmen and female students over the age of 30.

Organization of Chinese Americans Scholarship Program

Association of Office Professionals – AOP Scholarship: Full-time sophomore, junior or senior with at least one full year of undergraduate student remaining and has declared major or minor in the College of Business or has a parent/guardian who is a member of the OSU AOP.

OSU Triad: Juniors and Seniors who have performed community service.

President’s Commission on the Status of Women Awards and Scholarships: Funding for women faculty, students and staff who are pursuing professional development or research opportunities that support PCOSW’s mission.

Rotary PDX Scholarships: $2000 awards for five 3.25+ GPA students

Spencer Educational Foundation: Full-time enrolled junior or senior with a major or minor in a risk-management discipline, GPA of 3.0 or higher, leadership skills and relevant work experience.

Students in Service: Funding for student currently performing community service.

Udall Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship: Sophomores and juniors committed to the issues related to American Indian nations or to the environment.

Women-specific scholarships (search tool)

Zonta - Jane M. Klausman Women in Business Scholarship: $3000 award for women undertaking business studies.

Tips for writing thank-you letters

It's important to express gratitude to the donors who make scholarships possible. Here are some suggestions for writing a good thank-you note.