ORS 399.245¹
Definitions for ORS 399.245 to 399.265

As used in ORS 399.245 (Definitions for ORS 399.245 to 399.265) to 399.265 (Award prior to completion of service requirement):

(1) “Qualified applicant” means an Oregon resident who:

(a) Is a member of the Oregon National Guard;

(b) Maintains minimum academic standards at the qualified institution of higher education;

(c) Meets participation standards in the Oregon National Guard as prescribed by the Oregon Military Department;

(d) Is a full-time student; and

(e) Serves one year in the Oregon National Guard for each year a scholarship is granted.

(2) “Qualified institution of higher education” means any two-year or four-year, nonprofit, generally accredited institution of higher education located in this state, including community colleges and accredited schools of nursing located in this state.

(3) “Scholarship” means a scholarship equal in value to $800 to be used to pay the educational expenses of the applicant at a qualified institution of higher education during the period for which the scholarship is granted, of which no more than 100 scholarships shall be awarded annually. [1989 c.717 §1; 1999 c.704 §21; 2011 c.637 §263]

Note: 399.245 (Definitions for ORS 399.245 to 399.265) to 399.265 (Award prior to completion of service requirement) were enacted into law by the Legislative Assembly but were not added to or made a part of ORS chapter 399 or any series therein by legislative action. See Preface to Oregon Revised Statutes for further explanation.

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 399—Organized Militia, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors399.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent. Currency Information