The UO Department of International Studies offers Judy Fosdick Oliphant Scholarships to support undergraduate majors fulfilling the international experience requirement for the International Studies major. Every Fall, Winter and Spring Terms, three to five Oliphant Scholarships will be awarded.

The award amounts are variable, but average approximately $2,000 -$2,500 per awardee.The award must be used for upcoming travel within the current academic year. Students applying for this award in the Spring are allowed to travel through Fall term of the following year.

Application Materials:

  • Current transcript.
  • Personal essay.
  • Budget detailing cost of travel.
  • Award Letter for the UO Office of Financial Aid.
  • Letter of recommendation from the student's faculty advisor.