The Diversity Excellence Scholarship (DES) recognizes academic achievement and fosters diverse perspectives to enrich the University of Oregon community
- Annual Award: $6,500-$7,500 for undergraduate students (split over fall, winter, and spring terms)
- Renewable: Yes, eligibility duration varies by recipient's grade level
- Type: Tuition remission scholarship
- Combining Scholarships: Cannot be combined with certain other tuition-remission programs
- Must apply for admission to the University of Oregon or be a currently enrolled student in good standing
- Must demonstrate financial need per federal and state guidelines
- Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher
- Only open to domestic students
- Apply for admission to the University of Oregon or ensure current enrollment in good standing.
- Demonstrate financial need according to federal and state guidelines.
- Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00 or higher.
- Submit your DES application by the specified deadlines.
- Domestic students are eligible to apply for the Diversity Excellence Scholarship.
The University of Oregon Diversity Excellence Scholarship recognizes the academic achievement and potential of students who, through sharing their varied cultural perspectives, will enhance the education of all UO students and the excellence of the University.