OSSS Student Scholarship Support

Education in soil science is incredibly important to us. That’s why we offer an annual scholarship every Fall term for graduate and undergraduate students studying soils or related disciplines.

The Fall 2023 Scholarship closed September 1st 2023. Be sure to sign up for the Sharpshooter newsletter mailing list for notification of the 2024 scholarship!

Sharpshooter Newsletter – Oregon Society of Soil Scientists (oregonsoils.org)

Send the complete form and all other application materials to osss.scholarships@gmail.com by September 1, 2023 at 5:00 PM Pacific Time.

Oregon Society of Soil Scientists. Call for Scholarship applications. OSSS Scholarship: $500 to $111. Applicant Criteria and Required Materials. Attending a college or university in Oregon in Fall 2023. Pursuing studies in soil-related discipline. Students studying related disciplines are invited to apply if the applicant relates to soil in their essay. Minimum 3.0 overall GPA. Preference given wo students who have not received an OSSS scholarship in the past 12 months. Unofficial transcripts (high school transcripts if high school or 1st year college student, otherwise, college transcripts only). 500 to 1,000-word essay on soil; significance and importance of soil, and one or both of the following topics: goals or career objectives relating to soil. personal interest in studying or enhancing soil. Application deadline: 5PM PST September 1, 2023. Send submissions or questions to: osss.scholarships@gmailo.com.

Past Awardees

Congratulations to our past scholarship recipients!

  • 2022 – Mireia Roig-Paul
  • 2021 – Hunter and Fabien
  • 2020 – Chelsea and Brad