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Thank you for your interest in applying for Carpe Mundi. We are no longer accepting applications for the 2018-2019 cohorts.  Our application for 2019-2020 will launch in November, 2018! For more information, please call our office: 503-610-2723.  

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Eligibility Requirements

  • Eligible for the Pell or Oregon Opportunity Grant

  • Residence in the greater Portland Metro area 

  • Be eligible for acceptance to Portland State University (PSU) - not sure if you’re eligible, ask us!

  • Be a student at Portland Community College, Mount Hood Community College, Clark Community College, Clackamas Community College, or PSU

  • When applying, be a senior in high school or a first year college student (so that when you’re participating in the program you are in your first or second year of college)


When is the application deadline?

Applications for Carpe Mundi scholarships are accepted on a rolling basis – meaning that they are reviewed as they are received and award decisions are then made. Once we receive your full application, Carpe Mundi will give you a call, followed by an in-person interview. The sooner you apply the better your chances of being accepted! 

Application Launch: November, 2018. 

First Priority Deadline: February 1st, 2019

Interested in seeing a sample application? The application below is from 2018-2019. Filling it out now won't qualify as applying for the program, but you can see how the application works. 


If you don't want to do the online application, you can download and print a PDF copy. Once you fill it out you can drop it off at our office, mail it in, or scan and email a PDF. 

Drop off or mail in location: Carpe Mundi 1529 N. Killingsworth St. Portland, OR 97217

Scan and email: info@carpemundi.org

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