Scholarships

 

 2017 Scholarship Applications are closed for this year. 

Below are the scholarships offered by Benton Community Foundation.

Information regarding the 2018 Scholarship opportunities will be posted later this fall. 


 

Scholarship Opportunities  

  • High School Students: Scholarships available to high school students.

  • Mary's River Masonic Lodge Scholarship.  
  • College Students: Scholarships available to Oregon State University Students 

    • Oregon State University Opportunity Scholarships for Native American students. 

    • Oregon State University Opportunity Scholarships for International students. 

    • Renewable Scholarship Application for previous recipients of the Smith, Jensen, Knights of Pythias, Hahn, or Trout Scholarships are available

    • Corvallis Woman's Club Scholarship.

    • Charles and Elaine Mellen Sutherland College of Forestry Scholarship.  
    • Charles and Elaine Mellen Sutherland College Public Health and Human Services.  
    • Additional scholarships decided externally can be found on our college scholarships page

  • ROTC Students: Nominees for ROTC Scholarships are selected on the basis of recommendation by the respective ROTC Commander.  If you are an ROTC student at Oregon State University or its extension campuses, including, but not limited to WOU, Corban University, and OSU Cascade, see your ROTC Commander in January if you believe you are eligible to receive one of BCF's ROTC scholarships.

  • Music Students: More information and applications for our music scholarships are available here

For additional information concerning scholarships or Benton Community Foundation please contact Grants Manager, Sarah Leskovec sarah@bcfgives.org, the Foundation staff, or your school counselor.


 

Eligibility

All of our scholarships have certain requirements you must meet. Please see the application for additional information and apply only for those scholarships for which you qualify. Our scholarships are paid directly to the school/institute you will be attending upon receipt of proof of enrollment for the Fall term.

  

Scholarship Award Procedure

Scholarship recipients must provide the name of the college/institute they are attending, proof of enrollment, and their student ID by September 30, 2017 in order to receive their scholarship. After that date, recipient will forfeit their award and attempts will be made to reach the backup. Should your plans change and you no longer qualify for the scholarship, please let us know promptly so that we might present the award to the backup.

For additional information concerning scholarships or Benton Community Foundation please contact Sarah Leskovec, Grants Manger, the Foundation staff, or your school counselor.