Scholarships & Awards

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Awards

1.  Live Your Dream Award – Applications accepted 7/15/17 – 11/15/17   Two Awards

Awards distributed: December 15, 2017
One award Amount: $3,000
One award Amount: $2,000
This award assists women who provide the primary source of financial support for their families by giving them the resources they need to improve their education, skills and employment prospects. In addition to providing the primary financial support for their families, eligible applicants must be enrolled in, or have been accepted to, a vocational/skills training program or an undergraduate degree program and must demonstrate financial need.

For further eligibility requirements, please check out the following web page
http://www.soroptimist.org/awards/eligibility.html

Once you have determined your eligibility check out this link for Live Your Dream Awards Application http://www.soroptimist.org/awards/apply.html

If you have questions regarding this award, please contact Rebecca at lagrandesoroptimist@gmail.com


2.  Soroptimist Ruby Award – Honors women who, through their professional or personal efforts, are making extraordinary differences in the lives of women or girls. Honorees are women who have worked to improve the lives of other women or girls. More information here: http://www.soroptimist.org/members/program/program_rubyaward.html
Award: $500 to the Recipient’s Charity of Choice
Status: CLOSED

 

Scholarships

 1.  EOU Senior Scholarship 
Award: $5,000
Eligibility:
– Must be female, credited for Senior status for the three terms of the scholarship.
– Must be a graduate of a Union County high school or have been a Union County
resident for the past five years.                                                                                                               Status: CLOSED

2.  EOU Continuation Scholarship
Award – $3,000
Eligibility:
– Must be female, credited at Sophomore, Junior, or Senior status for the three terms of the
scholarship.
– GPA 2.5 or better
– Must be a graduate of a Union County high school or have been a Union County
resident for the past five years.                                                                                                               Status: CLOSED

3.  Union County High School Scholarship 
Award Amount: $2,500 each
For academic year: 2017-18
For Women
Eligibility:
– Must be a graduate of a Union County High School
– Not university specific, but preference will be given to those attending Eastern Oregon
University                                                                                                                                                         Status: CLOSED

4. Pro/Tech Scholarships
Award
: $2,000 each

For students who like working outdoors, or with their hands, or are planning on taking over a family business, you might be looking at technical, vocational or a trade school. These schools focus on career preparation, giving you all of the skills you need to enter careers like electrician, carpentry or certain technology and medical fields, etc. Will consider certification up to two year degree

Eligibility:
– Must be a graduate of a Union County High School or lived in Union County for more than 5 years
– Open to men and women, preference given to applicants furthering Soroptimist
mission.

Status: CLOSED