The College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences is pleased to offer our graduate students annual scholarship support thanks to generous funding from endowments and gifts to the College. The application is available thought a link in the “How to Apply” section below. Before you apply please be sure to read all about eligibility, and the application process below.

Scholarship applications are reviewed holistically, though some are specific to financial need, program, or other criteria set by our donors, but please don’t hesitate to apply.

The application period for 2024 CEOAS graduate scholarships has passed. The deadline was February 15, 2024. Applications have been reviewed and offers made via email through ScholarDollars. Please check your OSU email inbox for details on any scholarship you may have been offered. Questions may be directed to

The 2024 CEOAS scholarship application via OSU's scholarship portal ScholarDollars  is now closed.

  • Graduate students must register for and maintain at least three (3) credits at OSU per term during the award period.
  • Students should make reasonable and continued progress in their CEOAS graduate program.
  • Maintain high academic standards (generally defined as earning a 3.0 OSU Accumulative GPA each term for graduate students).
  • Apply for scholarships each year for continued eligibility. CEOAS scholarships are awarded annually; continuing students should reapply each year for any scholarships for which they may be eligible.

Additionally, OSU offers a wide range of scholarships and financial aid to incoming and continuing students. OSU is committed to recruiting and retaining motivated, diverse, and driven students, and one of the ways we do so is with our scholarship opportunities. Most university awards are based on a combination of academic merit and financial need. For additional information on scholarship opportunities available through the university, please visit the OSU Financial Aid & Scholarships page and OSU’s Scholar Dollars for opportunities to apply to external scholarship opportunities.

This list of CEOAS Scholarship Details and Awards includes funding that is available to graduate students who are supervised by CEOAS faculty members. Some are specific to individual graduate programs. Note that the offer of scholarships and awards is subject to available balances, and each scholarship or award may not be awarded every year. You may also go to the ScholarshipUniverse page and follow these steps:

  1. Scroll down the page until you see the “Filter” icon on the right side of the screen.
  2. Click “Filter”.
  3. You may search by scholarship name if you are seeking information about just one specific scholarship; just enter the name, or key word in the name, of the scholarship in the “Scholarship” field.
  4. You may search for all CEOAS scholarships by selecting “College of Earth, Ocean, and Atmospheric Sciences” in the “Organization” field.
  5. The “Donor” field is not searchable.
  6. To learn more about each scholarship that populates your filtered each click the orange “View” icon on the right side of each scholarship summary.
  7. Please note that this site shows all CEOAS scholarships including those that are available to undergraduate students.

If you have any questions about CEOAS scholarships, or how to search using the filter option please contact, or 541-737-1238.