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Gillman Scholarship Workshop

Thursday, February 8 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm

Friendly Hall, 106
1161 East 13th Avenue, Eugene, OR 97403

Looking for scholarship opportunities to support your study abroad plans? 


Come find out more about the Benjamin A. Gilman Scholarship (up to $5000). It is a great scholarship that is uniquely available to students who are currently receiving the Pell Grant as part of their federal financial aid. At the Gilman Workshop, you will learn about the application process and receive advice on how to write competitive scholarship essays.    


In addition to the workshop, our advisors are available to meet with you to discuss the application and review your essay drafts. You can schedule an appointment by calling 541-346-3207. Putting together a competitive application for Gilman takes several rounds of revisions, and our team of advisors can help you with this process. In the past, UO students who had their essays reviewed had a 20% better chance of receiving the Gilman! You can email questions and send essay drafts to  


More information about eligibility and the application process can be found on the Gilman website at: