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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
Tan Siu Lin & Family  Trust Fund Scholarship
  • Must be of Chinese descent AND/OR residents of Guam. the CNMI, or Micronesia
  • Must be an undergraduate, full-time (12 or more credits) student at the University of Guam
  • Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or greater
  • Must demonstrate an interest in China and Chinese related studiies or have a Major in Business (all tracks), Asian Studies, or Science (Biology and Marine Biology)
Up to 5 scholarships of $1,000 each
5 pm on Tuesday, October 31, 2023

Click here for the electronic application

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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Association of Government Accountants (AGA) Guam Chapter: Herminia Dierking Scholarship
  • 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, Finance and Economics or Public Administration.
  • Must have a minimum cumulative Grade Point Average (G.P.A.) of 3.0 as of the end of Spring Semester 2023.
  • Must submit an essay as evidence of his/her commitment in promoting accountability and transparency in the government environment.
  • Must demonstrate desire to excel and plans to graduate with a major in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance and Economics or Public Administration disciplines.
  • Award recipients will be required to participate in at least one AGA community service project.
  • Past AGA Guam Chapter scholarship recipients are not eligible.
  • Awards will be issued to the University on your behalf to off-set the cost of tuition and fees or books.
Two awards of $1,500 each

5:00 p.m. ChSt. on October 31, 2023

Click here for Electronic Application

QPT3 Familia Scholarship
  • Attending UOG or GCC
  • Be in good stabdibg with a GPA of 2,0
  • Submit official transcript
  • Demonstrate financial need

Pleae see application for more information on eligibility and othe requirements 

Amount varies

2:00 p.m. (ChST) on Friday, September 1, 2023

For more information download the Information Sheet and Application here:

Application and Information Form

Additional scholarship opportunities are also available on the UOG Endowment Foundation Scholarships page.
Scholarship Who Can Apply Amount Application Period Typically Opens More Information
AGA Guam Chapter Herminia Dierking Scholarship
  • Full-time (12 credit minimum) incoming juniors or seniors
  • Majors in accounting, business administration, finance and economics, or public administration
  • Minimum cumulative GPA: 3.0
  • Past AGA Guam Chapter Scholarship recipients are not eligible.
Two awards of $1,000 each Spring Previous application packet
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



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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



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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



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


Joyleen Sienes
(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


Joyce Otoko
(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


Tulensa Sigra

(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


Jaclyn Pretrick
(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


(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


(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 


Julie Anitok or Diane Peter
(692) 625-3108