Promising Futures Scholarship Program

The Promising Futures Scholarship Program was created to help Oregon students interested in majors compatible with school business finance professions obtain a post-secondary education.

The scholarship is open to public high school seniors who have been accepted and college freshman enrolled full time at an accredited community college, college or university located in Oregon.

Application Information

The application is due by April 17, 2020 (postmark by date is ok).

Scholarship Criteria

  1. Oregon high school seniors planning to attend or college freshman currently registered as a full time student at an accredited community college, college, or university located in Oregon.
  2. Student with a declared major compatible with school business management.
  3. Student who has been an Oregon resident for at least one year.
  4. Accepted for admission as a full time student (as defined by the recipient's attending school).
  5. Involvement in school/community activities.
  6. A minimum 3.0 overall GPA.

Application Requirements

To be considered for the scholarship, the following items must be included:

  1. OASBO Application Form.
  2. High school transcripts that include grade, grade-point average, and class rank. The transcript(s) must include details through the most recently completed semester at the time of application.
  3. SAT, PSAT, and/or ACT scores.
  4. List of extra-curricular activities, awards or letters received, offices held, and related achievements.
  5. A typed essay (double spaced, no more than 200 words) detailing the applicants plans for attending college and how the scholarship will help them achieve their educational goals.
  6. Two letters of recommendation; one must be from a school official (principal or teacher).

Recipients will be selected from those applications submitted on or before the deadline. Applications must be postmarked by the deadline. The scholarship will be made payable to the school upon verification of fall term enrollment.

Send complete application to:

Email: Josie Hummert
Documents should be submitted in one .pdf file. Do not attach individual files.

Mail: OASBO Promising Futures Scholarship
707 13th St SE, Ste 100
SALEM, OR 97301

For more information, contact Josie Hummert or Angie Peterman.



Apply for the Scholarship

The application is due by April 17, 2020 (postmark by date is ok).

Oregon Association of School Business Officials
707 13th St SE, Ste 100 | Salem, OR 97301 | p: 503-480-7218 or 503-480-7209