October 23, 2017

John P. Hounsell Scholarship Awarded by Oregon Student Assistance Commission

The John P. Hounsell Scholarship is an award sponsored by Oregon Student Assistance Commission.

Information About the Scholarship:

Application Deadline: 1-March
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must be an Oregon resident, have graduated from a secondary school in Hood River County, be enrolled or planning to enroll full time at an Oregon school or in the graduate program of a Western Higher Education Compact school, and demonstrate financial need.
Eligible for: College freshman, College sophomore, College junior, College senior, Master’s-level study, Doctoral-level study

Awarded by:

Oregon Student Assistance Commission
1500 Valley River Drive, Suite 100
Eugene, OR 97401-2146
USA
Phone: 541 687 7400
Website: http://www.osac.state.or.us

Contact Details:

John P. Hounsell Scholarship

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Oregon Student Assistance Commission

Oregon Student Assistance Commission