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Available Scholarships

Scholarships: Money available to college students from various community organizations and businesses. They are competitively awarded to applicants based on academic or other specific submissions and achievements. Ranging from hundreds to thousands of dollars, scholarships can help cushion the cost of books and supplies or can fund your entire semester’s tuition.

Different scholarships are available at different times throughout the year, so it is important to check this page regularly.

Scholarship Who Can Apply Amount Deadline Application

Guam Women's Club Scholarship

 The Guam Women's Club Scholarship aims to support and empower driven and deserving individuals who are committed to education and personal growth.  Through this scholarship, the club is dedicated to fostering the academic and professional success of aspiring students who deminstrate the drive to complete college
Award amount to be determined by organization

Monday, April 15, 2024 at 12:00 p.m (noon) ChST

Download Application Here

AGA Guam Chapter Herminia Dierking Scholarship


  1. Must be a full time (12 credit minimum) incoming Junior or Senior enrolled in the UOG School of Business and Public Administration with a major in Accounting, Business Administration, or Public Administration.
  2. Must have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (G.P.A.) of 3.0 as of Fall Semester 2023.
  3. Must submit an essay as evidence of his/her commitment in promoting accountability and transparency in the government environment.
  4. Must demonstrate desire to excel and plans to graduate with a major in Accounting, Business Administration, or Public Administration disciplines.
  5. Scholarshup recipient will be required to participate in at least one AGA community service project.
  6. Past AGA Guam Chapter scholarship recipients are not eligible.

For more information please refer to the application packet (PDF or Electronic Application)

Award for two (2) undergraduate students of $1,500 each.

Friday, March 29, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ChST

Download Application Packet Here

 

Go to Elevtronic Application

University of the Philippines Alumni - Guam (UPAG) Scholarship
  1. Must be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident of Guam.
  2. Must be enrolled full-time (at least 12 credits) at the University of Guam and must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or higher at the time of application.  Full-time status must be maintained for all semesters covered by the scholarship. 
  1. Must be of good moral character and must have no criminal record.
  1. Scholarship recipient must attend at least one community event identified by the organization or one meeting of the University of the Philippines Alumni - Guam during every year covered by the scholarship.

Finalists selected from the applicant pool should be available for a 5-10 minute Zoom interview for the final stage of the selection of scholarship awardees

$1,000 per academic year, renewable every semester for uo to 4 years (Maximum award of $4,000)

Monday, March 25, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ChST 

Online Version of Application

 

PDF Version of Application

 

Filipino Ladies Association of Guam (FLAG) Scholarship

The Filipino Ladies Association of Gum (FLAG) is sponsoring a scholarship for University of Gum students.  The Scholarship is for a junior or senior level student enrolled at the University of Guam and is for their use for education related expenses.

 

Eligible Scholarship Recipients.  All scholarship applicants must meet the following qualifications:

 

  1. Must be a permanent resident of Guam or a U.S. Citizen.
  2. Must be an enrolled full-time undergraduate, junior or senior level student at the University of Guam and maintain a minimum GPA of 3.00
  3. Must be of good moral character and have no criminal record.
  4. Must not be a recipient of any other private scholarship

The applicant’s sex, race, ethnic group, or religion plays no factor in the selection of the recipient.

To be determined by the organization

Friday, March 1, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. ChST

Download Application Packet

APIA/AANAPISI Scholarship
Applicants Must:
  • Be able to describe their ethnicity, heritage, orancestry in relation to the countries, territories, orlands in Asia or the Pacific Islands
  • Be a citizen, national, or legal permanent resident ofthe United States
    • Citizens of the Republic of the Marshall Islands,Federated States of Micronesia and the Republicof Palau are also eligible to apply
  • Plan to enroll as a part-time or full-time student in anundergraduate degree-seeking program, during thenext academic year's Fall semester
  • Have completed the Free Application for FederalStudent Aid (FAFSA) for the next academic year.
  • Plan to attend one of APIA Scholars AANAPISIPartner Institutions during the upcoming Fallsemester (or Winter quarter)

Downlaod Information Flyer for more information 

Scholarship awards range from one-time $2,500 awardsto multi-year $10,000 awards.

January 9, 2024

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Additional scholarship opportunities are also available on the UOG Endowment Foundation Scholarships page.
Scholarship Who Can Apply Amount Application Period Typically Opens More Information
APIA Scholarship
  • Live at or below the poverty level, or otherwise of low socioeconomic status;
  • First in family to attend college;
  • Representative of the APIA community’s diversity, (geographically and ethnically), especially ethnicities that have been underrepresented on college campuses due to limited access and opportunity
  • Strong emphasis on community service and leadership
  • Solid academic achievement
Range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $20,000 awards

Application

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Scholarship website

 

Go to Application

 

Deadline to submit is January 19, 2023, at 5PM Eastern Time.

 

Scholarship FAQs

Application Helpful Tips

 

 

Asian American & Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institution (AANAPISI) Scholarship
  • Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity as defined by U.S. Census
  • U.S. citizen, national, or legal permanent resident. Citizens of the Marshall Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, and Palau are also eligible to apply.
  • Enrolling as an undergraduate student for Fall 2022.
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.7or have earned a GED
  • Applied for FAFSA by early April 2022 for the 2022-2023 academic year
  • One letter of recommendation
Range from one-time $2,500 awards to multi-year $5,000 awards

Application

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Scholarship website

 

Go To Application

 

Deadline to submit is January 19, 2023, at 5PM Eastern Time.

 

Scholarship FAQs

Application Helpful Tips

Bank of Guam LIFE Scholarship
  • Full-time students (12 credits) attending the University of Guam or Guam Community College
  • Continuing UOG students with a minimum of 24 completed credits for two consecutive semesters (with proof of completion) at UOG
  • Bank of Guam employees and their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, siblings and their respective spouses if applicable) are not eligible to enter.
Two awards of $2,500 each January

Scholarship website

 

Questions: 

communications@bankofguam.com 

The Filipino Ladies Association of Guam (FLAG) Scholarship - Fall 2022

  • Applicant must be a permanent resident of Guam or a U.S. Citizen.
  • Be an enrolled full-time undergraduate, junior or senior level student at the University of Guam and maintain a minimum GPA of 3.00
  • Must be of good moral character and have no criminal record.
  • Must not be a recipient of any other private scholarship.
  • The applicant’s sex, race, ethnic group, or religion plays no factor in the selection of the recipient.
Two awards of $500 each  

Application Packet

Guam Chamber of Commerce Dave J. Santos Scholarship

  • Full-time (13 credit minimum) incoming juniors or seniors enrolled in the School of Business & Public Administration
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Must have graduated from a Guam high school or have resided in Guam for the last two years
  • Students who can evidence knowledge and desire to excel as an entrepreneur in Guam
  • History of entrepreneurship or private sector experience helpful
Two awards of $1,000 each and a paid internship
 

Application Packet

The Dr. Mary Spencer Micronesian Studies Scholarship

  • Students admitted to the Micronesian Studies Master of Arts Program at the University of Guam. 
  • Resident of Guam, the Freely Associated States (Republic of the Marshall Islands; Federated States of Micronesia; Republic of Palau), or the Commonwealth of the Northern Marianas Islands.

For full eligibility requirements, please refer to the application packet. 

One award of $500   
 

Download Application Packet

Rotary International District 2750 PBG Friendship Scholarship: Rotary Club of Tokyo-West Scholar

  • All full-time undergraduates within their last 60 credit hours of their degree program
  • Citizens of the FSM, CNMI, Guam, or Palau
  • Minimum GPA: 3.0
  • Students who can show evidence of financial need
  • Students who have not received any other type of private or national scholarship
  • Immediate family members of Rotary Club members are not eligible
Up to $10,000 for one student for two academic years Spring

Application Packet

Scholarship Who Can Apply Amount Deadline Application  
Federated States of Micronesia National Scholarship

Full-time (taking at least 12 credits for undergraduates or 6 credits for graduate students) students from the FSM with a minimum 2.0 GPA for undergraduates and 3.0 for graduate students who plan to return to the FSM to work in their field of study for one year for every year awarded.

 

(Note: Credits are counted if a student receives an "F" but not if a student receives a “W.")

 

Fanuchånan: July 31

 

Fañomnåkan: Dec. 31

 

Finakpo': May 31

Download Application

 

Contact:
Joyleen Sienes
Joyleen.Sienes@fsmed.fm
(691) 320-2609 or (691) 320-2647

 
Chuuk State Scholarship

Students who maintain a 3.0 cumulative GPA and earn 24 credits each academic year.

 

 

 

Fanuchånan and Fañomnåkan of following year: June 30

Download Application

 

Send transcript to:
Joyce Otoko

Student Services Coordinator
P.O. Box 904
Weno, Chuuk FM 96942

 

Contact:
Joyce Otoko chuukscholarship@ymail.com
(691) 330-2190 or (691) 330-5290 

 
Kosrae State Scholarship

Residents and legal citizens of Kosrae attending UOG as an undergraduate or graduate student on a full-time basis (taking at least 12 credit hours).

 

 

 

Fanuchånan: June 30

 

Fañomnåkan: Nov. 30

 

Finakpo': April 30 (usually available for graduating seniors only)

Download Application

 

Send transcript to:
Tulensa Sigra
Department of Education
P.O. Box 660
Tofol, Kosrae FM 96944

 

Contact:
Tulensa Sigra tulensigra@gmail.com

(691) 370-3008 or (691) 370-3189 

 
Pohnpei State Scholarship

Undergraduate or graduate students who maintain a 2.5 cumulative GPA and earn at least 12 credits each semester.

 

 

 

 

Fanuchånan: June 30

 

Fañomnåkan:  Dec. 31

Download Application

 

Contact:
Jaclyn Pretrick
jpretrick@pohnpeidoe.fm
(691) 320-2102 or (691) 320-2103 

 
Yap State Scholarship

Students from Yap attending UOG on a full-time basis who agree to return and work in Yap within three months of graduation for two consecutive years. Must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 for college students and 3.0 for high school seniors. 

 

Fanuchånan: June 30

 

Fañomnåkan:  Dec. 29

Download Application

 

Contact: southyap@yahoo.com
(691) 350-2571

 
Palau National Scholarship

Palauan citizens attending UOG on a full-time basis (earning at least 24 credits each academic year) who will return to Palau to work after graduation. Applicants must have declared a major and be in their junior or senior year. Must maintain a minimum 3.5 GPA.

 

July 31

Download Application

 

Contact:

pnsb@palaunet.com
(680) 488-3602 

 
Marshall Islands Scholarship

Citizens of the Marshall Islands attending UOG. Must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA for college students or 3.0 for high school seniors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fanuchånan: June 30

 

Fañomnåkan:  Nov. 1

 

Finakpo': April 1

Apply for Scholarship

 

Send transcript to:
Juliet Anitok
MISGLB Director
P.O. Box 1436
Majuro, MH 96960 

 

Contact:
Julie Anitok or Diane Peter
rmisglb@gmail.com
(692) 625-3108