Funding your Graduate Education

The OSU Graduate School offers many ways to help fund your graduate education. From Graduate Assistantships and fellowships and scholarships to other tuition support and awards, they’re ready to help you pay for school! Learn more about financing your graduate education here.

Amount

Varies by scholarship or assistantship type

Quantity

Varies by program.

Apply by

Varies by program; Contact your program for more information on possible assistantship positions available.

To apply

You may apply prior to enrollment at OSU and throughout your degree

Requirements

  • 3.0 overall GPA
  • Other requirements vary by award type

More information

 

OSU International Student Continuation Scholarships

OSU has scholarships for international undergraduate and graduate students who have been in their current program for at least one academic year. Priority is given to students in the final stages of their programs to assist in degree completion.

Amount

Up to $1,667 / term (Winter and Spring 2020 terms only)

Apply by

October 27 at 11:59pm PT

To apply

For application information, email international.scholarships@oregonstate.edu.

Requirements

  • Must have completed three (3) terms of degree-seeking study
  • Fully-admitted F-1 or J-1 status
  • In financial need
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Must not be receiving an international scholarship or an assistantship
Note In cases of unexpected or extreme financial need during the year, please email international.scholarships@oregonstate.edu.

 

Ali & Shahina Piyarali International Program Scholarship for Corvallis campus

Generous patrons of Oregon State University International Programs provide scholarships to select study abroad and international internship participants and international students, both graduate and undergraduate, based on academic promise and financial need.

Amount

Typically $500, may vary up to $1,000 per year

Apply by

April 15

To apply

Visit here for more information and to apply.

Requirements

  • Must have completed three (3) terms of academic study
  • Fully-admitted F-1 or J-1 status OR Study Abroad or International Internship applicants
  • In financial need
  • 3.3 GPA

 

Community Scholarships

The Benton Community Foundation offers the following scholarships to international students: 

OSU Opportunity Scholarships

  • The Joel R. Friend Scholarship is available to students from Thailand and Taiwan
  • The Lucy Hsu Ho Scholarship is available to students from China
  • The Hugh & Helen Wood Nepalese Scholarship is available to students from Nepal

Oregon State University Scholarships

  • Charles and Elaine Mellen Sutherland College of Forestry Education Scholarship is available to international graduate students
  • Charles and Elaine Mellen Sutherland College of Public Health and Human Sciences Scholarship is available to international graduate students

Amount

Varies by scholarship ($600 to $6000) / year

Quantity

Varies by scholarship

Apply by

Varies by scholarship

To apply

To apply for any of these scholarships, visit www.bcfgives.org/scholarships.

Requirements

Varies by scholarship