Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE)
at Oregon State University

Beginning in Fall 2021, Oregon State University will be a participating institution with the Western Undergraduate Exchange (WUE) program.

Residents of the following states may be eligible for tuition at 150% of resident tuition (renewable for 4 years):

Alaska, Arizona, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming, Guam, and the North Mariana Islands.

WUE Scholarships are competitive and awarded based on a holistic review of your application for admission. Not all students from a WUE state will be offered an award.  Awards are only for new, entering students for Fall 2021 and beyond.

2020-2021 Scholarship Information

Thanks to various food companies, food industry trade associations, professional societies and individuals, the OSU Department of Food Science and Technology is fortunate to coordinate a sizeable number of scholarships and grants.

Most student awards are undergraduate scholarships which recognize academic performance and achievement in Food Science (which includes club activities, internships, or other professional development activities within the Food Science field).

Early Winter term is the time to make application for academic year scholarships. Deadlines vary but many are as early as February 1 and a few extend into May.

Important 2020-2021 Application Deadlines

Application Deadline         Sponsoring Organization Who May Apply
For full consideration, Feb. 1, 2020

Scholar Dollars - One application for OSU, College of Agricultural Sciences, and FST Department Academic Scholarships

All Students

Various, earliest is Mar. 2, 2020

Institute of Food Technologists (IFT)

Graduate and Undergraduate Students
Early bird - Feb. 15, 2020 Oregon Student Assistance Commission Varies by scholarship
March 1, 2020 American Society for Enology and Viticulture (ASEV) Graduate and Undergraduate Students
  Other scholarships are announced to FST student list as they arise  
Contact Information for Scholarships

Department of Food Science and Technology
Mail: Scholarships, Attn: Deborah Gould, Academic Program Coordinator, Oregon State University, Dept. of Food Science & Technology | Phone: (541) 737-6486 | Fax: (541) 737-1877 | food.science@oregonstate.edu

College of Agricultural Sciences
Mail: Office of Student Advancement, Attn: Paul Dorres, Oregon State University, College of Agricultural Sciences | Phone: (541) 737-2211 |