Most institutional scholarships are awarded automatically during the admission process and renewed during the process of financial aid awarding.  A limited number of scholarships do require separate applications.  These scholarships will be updated for the upcoming academic year by February 15th.

Students must be enrolled full-time each semester in order to be eligible for a Willamette scholarship.

  • Classified Staff Scholarship
    Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.25 for Undergraduate students and 3.0 for Graduate students
  • Eric W. Paulson Endowed Scholarship
    A rising junior who is an active member of the Theta Delta chapter of the Kappa Sigma fraternity and has held a leadership role in Kappa Sigma. Student must have a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Katie Redmond Memorial Scholarship
    A full time undergraduate who has successfully completed one year and has a 2.5 GPA or higher is eligible to apply. Preference is given to active members of Alpha Chi Omega sorority. Recipient will demonstrate leadership potential and exhibit qualities of character worthy of emulation.
  • Loren and Muriel Winterscheid Scholarship
    Junior standing by the upcoming fall semester, Washington resident who lives in the region west of the crest of the Washington Cascade Mountains and north of the southern border of Pierce County. Recipient will have made recognized contributions to the well-being of the Willamette University community.
  • Mary L. Collins Graduate Scholarship
    Senior who will graduate during the current academic year and who will pursue graduate study at an accredited university beginning next year is eligible to apply. Applicant must have a cumulative 3.2 GPA or higher and have completed 2 years of work in residence at Willamette.
  • Mary L. Collins Undergraduate Scholarship
    Student must be junior standing by the upcoming fall semester and have a cumulative 3.2 GPA or higher. Students will be selected by the strength of their applications and faculty recommendations. Students must have completed 2 years of work in residence at Willamette.
  • Mary Stuart Rogers Scholarship
    Student must be junior standing by the upcoming fall semester, have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher, and have full time enrollment. Student must maintain a 3.0 GPA during the award year[s]. Recipients will demonstrate qualities such as dedication, compassion, patience, sensitivity, self-discipline, integrity, and leadership. Faculty recommendations and student essay are required.
  • Ruben Menashe Scholarship
    Sophomore, Junior, or senior; second or greater Oregonian who attended an Oregon high school; minimum GPA of 3.0; preference given to student with the highest quality of leadership. Not available for foreign language majors or students who are studying abroad.
  • Sara Bingay Schultz Scholarship
    Undergraduate female student enrolled full time with a cumulative 3.5 GPA or higher. Preferences will be given to members of Delta Gamma Sorority.
  • Taul Watanabe Scholarship
    -Must be of Japanese-American descent -Born in the US with at least one Japanese great-grandparent or great-great-grandparent
Willamette University

Office of Financial Aid

1st Floor Waller Hall
Willamette University
900 State Street
Salem Oregon 97301 U.S.A.
503-370-6273 voice
877-744-3736 toll free

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