Available Scholarships for Glendale

Review the descriptions carefully to make sure you meet the qualifications and follow all of the directions to apply, noting what the separate, stated deadlines may be.


329. Busch Family Memorial Scholarship

  • Award: $500
  • Eligibility: Graduating senior from Grants Pass, Hidden Valley, Illinois Valley, North Valley, Rogue River or Glendale High Schools to attend an accredited college, school or university with an emphasis in Business or Finance.
  • GPA: 2.5 and above
  • Selection Criteria: Student who best exemplifies leadership in service to others, scholastic ability, and good character. Demonstrates participation in their church.
  • Use of Funds: Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients' college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.
  • Redemptionhttps://jocoeducationalfund.org/jcef-contact-information/request-scholarship-funds/
  • About the Scholarship: Established to honor Bob and Sodelbia Busch, active participants in the community and church since 1952, as well as Co-founder and Treasurer of JCEF.


343. Children Are Our Future Scholarship

  • Award: $250
  • Eligibility: Graduating senior from Glendale High School, Illinois Valley, North Valley, or Hidden Valley High Schools
  • Selection Criteria: Applicant must plan to become an elementary school teacher
  • Use of Funds: Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients' college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.
  • Redemptionhttps://jocoeducationalfund.org/jcef-contact-information/request-scholarship-funds/


407. Grants Pass Genealogical Society - Additional Essay required

  • Award: $500
  • EligibilityGraduating Senior from Josephine County, Rogue River or Glendale High Schools. 
  • GPA: 3.0 or above GPA required.
  • Selection Criteria: Demonstrate community involvement via participation in community service with plans to attend an accredited college or university with an emphasis in History or Library Science.
  • Additional CriteriaHand write a 500-word essay on “The Importance of Family History Research
  • Use of Funds: Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients' college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.
  • Redemptionhttps://jocoeducationalfund.org/jcef-contact-information/request-scholarship-funds/


515. Rogue Valley Detachment #386 Marine Corps League Scholarship

  • Award: Four $500 Awards
  • Eligibility: Graduating seniors in Josephine County and Rogue River
  • Selection Criteria: At least one parent, legal guardian or grandparent who is an active duty or honorably discharged veteran from any branch of the US military. Former Young Marine members from the Rogue Valley, Camp White or Southern Oregon Young Marine units are also eligible to apply. An applicant's academic record, character, citizenship, leadership and financial need are all taken into consideration.
  • Use of Funds: Any accredited institution the recipient is attending full time.  Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients' college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.
  • Redemptionhttps://jocoeducationalfund.org/jcef-contact-information/request-scholarship-funds/


566. Nugget Baseball

  • Award: $250
  • Eligibility Graduating Senior from Josephine County, Rogue River or Glendale
  • GPA: 2.5 or above
  • Selection Criteria: Played varsity baseball, has demonstrated leadership in co-curricular activities,  and is involved in community service.
  • Use of Funds: Any accredited community college, university, or trade school program. Scholarship checks are mailed directly to the recipients' college or university for payment of tuition and fees. Award may also be used for books and needed school supplies upon presentation of receipts to JCEF for reimbursement.
  • Redemptionhttps://jocoeducationalfund.org/jcef-contact-information/request-scholarship-funds/


914. GEAR UP Scholarship

  • Award: Multiple $2,500 Awards
  • Eligibility: Graduates of North Valley High School and Glendale High School who participated in the GEAR UP program during active years of the GEAR UP grant. All students who complete full JCEF application and graduate will receive the scholarship.
  • Selection Criteria: Applicants must be planning on pursuing post-secondary education at an accredited two or four year college, university, technical or vocational school and been accepted into the school or program of their choice.
  • Redemption:
    • Go to:  https://www.jocoeducationalfund.org. Click on the Scholarships tab on the main tool bar, select either NVHS or Glendale from the drop down menu. Click on GEAR UP Scholarship. Scroll past the informational letter to the Student Contact Form which follows. Fill out all the fields on the form including your graduating year. Press Submit.
  • Disbursement: Renewable for 4 years. Disbursed as follows: $1,000-the first year; $500-the second, third and fourth year. Other questions: call us at 541-476-2196.
  • About the Scholarship: JCEF administers the GEAR UP scholarship through a grant from the Oregon Community Foundation and the State of Oregon GEAR UP Program.


Barbara L. Weaver-Godsey Memorial Scholarship - Due by March 15, 2018

  • One $650 scholarship to a graduating senior from Douglas County who is planning on entering the field of education.
  • Applications may be requested from Mary Weaver at the Barbara L. Weaver-Godsey Scholarship Fund.  Contact her at this number: 541-672-3452 or send written request to: Barbara L. Weaver-Godsey Scholarship Fund, 5493 Old Melrose Rd., Roseburg, OR 97471.
  • Completed applications must be mailed on or before March 15 to the address above.
  • Winners will be notified no later than April 30.
  • Awards may be used at any accredited school of higher education in the US or its territories.
  • About the Scholarship: To learn more about Barbara L. Weavery-Godsey, go to the memorial websiteDownload the scholarship details & application.


Cow Creek Scholarship to UCC

  • The Cow Creek Board of Directors offers a $1,500 scholarship to each high school in Douglas County for one student to attend Umpqua Community College.
  • Each high school will choose a recipient who meets the following characteristics: Scholastic effort and commitment (no minimum GPA required), potential to do college-level work, good citizenship and behavior, motivation and industriousness.
  • Application: there is no application. If you are interested in being considered, contact your school counselor or advisor.
  • Student nominations from each high school are due in early April.


Oregon Stewardship Scholarship / Fishwatch Scholarship

Click here to download the application for the GHS Oregon Stewardship Fishwatch Scholarship