Girl Scouts helps girls develop leadership skills, confidence and
experience taking action to make the world a better place. Did you
know that these same experiences also make Girl Scouts ideal
candidates for college scholarships? The listings below include
scholarships just for young leaders, Girl Scouts, and
award recipients. Discover your options and apply today!
Scholarships for all Girl Scouts
Girl Scouts of the USA has a searchable database of scholarship
opportunities available to Girl Scouts.
Tips for using the database:
- To find opportunities available only to girls in our council:
Select "GS Council" and "Oregon," or explore the
- To find scholarships for Girl Scouts at a
specific college or university: Select
"College/University" and the state where the school
- To find opportunities available to girls from any
state: Select "All" in the state drop-down list.
Girl Scouts OSW Scholarships
To qualify for a GSOSW
scholarship, you must have earned-or be in the process of earning-a
Girl Scout Gold Award.
The 2016 application period for GSOSW scholarships has ended. Check
back in spring 2017 for new application deadlines!
JOHNS MEMORIAL GOLD AWARD SCHOLARSHIP
Congratulations to Lauren Berky, who received the 2016 Arlene Johns
Memorial Gold Award Scholarship!
This scholarship has been established to recognize an outstanding
Gold Award recipient and allow her to continue her education.
Scholarship monies awarded may be used for college, university,
technical, vocational or trade schools and is not limited to schools
in the State of Oregon.
& GEORGE SHAVER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP
Congratulations to Shannon Moyer, who received the 2016 Luella
& George Shaver Family Scholarship!
The Luella and George Shaver Family Scholarship is given to an
outstanding Girl Scout who best demonstrates the same qualities that
Luella Shaver, a longtime, dedicated volunteer, showed in her life as
a Girl Scout. The scholarship began in 1982 and is awarded each year
to an exceptional graduating Girl Scout Ambassador who earned her Girl
Scout Gold Award. It is awarded for educational pursuits, such as
college, vocational training and/or apprenticeship programs at an
accredited school. The scholarship recipient is determined by a
special committee and panel of judges, including Luella’s daughters
Mary and Zizi Shaver.
Congratulations to Sophia Hatzikos, Juliana Guthner and Mckenna
Murray, who each received a 2016 Emerald Circle Scholarship!
The Emerald Circle will be granting scholarships twice annually to
qualified Girl Scout Members who have earned the Gold Award. Funds are
raised through donations. You can be a part of this exciting movement
by donating to the scholarship fund. Contact Minda Seibert
at 503-977-6825 or email@example.com
to learn more.