LOCAL COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP SITES
Students grades 8-10 whose parents meet income requirements (currently no more than $55,000 AGI) may apply for Oklahoma’s Promise, a state scholarship program that pays for the student’s tuition costs to attend an Oklahoma college for four years.
Scholarships with April Deadlines
Western digital scholarship program for stem majors - deadline april 3, 2019
(must major in STEM area and enroll in a college that offers a Bachelor of Science program)
National Foster parent association scholarship (opens Jan 28) - deadline April 5, 2019
This organization offers scholarships for US fostered or US adopted youth who are members of NFPA.
Leflore County Home and Community Education (OHCE) Scholarship - Deadline April 12, 2019
This scholarship requires 2.5 or higher GPA and will be awarded to a graduate of a Leflore County high school.
Pick up applications in the school counselor's office.
Matt Place Memorial Scholarship - deadline April 13, 2019
This $2,500 scholarship requires a 3-5 page essay submission. Please see a high school counselor for details.
Melvin Daniels Memorial Scholarship - deadline april 15, 2019
This scholarship opportunity is for Heavener High School students who plan to attend college in Oklahoma this fall. The award is $500 per semester for one year. Please see one of your school counselors for a copy of the application.
The Heavener Alumni Association Scholarship - Deadline April 15, 2019
This scholarship will award up to $600 for the first year of college. Please pick up an application in your school counselor's office.
The Barbara J. Tyson and V Jeanne Harris Foundation Scholarship - Deadline April 15, 2019
This is a $4,000 scholarship that will be awarded to two female students majoring in math, science or performing arts. Pick up applications in your school counselor's office.
College Jumpstart Scholarship - deadline april 15, 2019
This $1000 scholarship requires submission of an essay that communicates commitment to college education to improve family life and community.
Jimmie DeaN Foundation Scholarship - Deadline April 15, 2019
The Harmon Family Scholarship - Deadline April 25
Applications are available in your school counselor's office.
Officer justin terney scholarship - deadline april 26
This scholarship is for Oklahoma students entering college to pursue a degree in criminal justice, forensic science, firefighting, or related field.
Other requirements are minimum 3.0 GPA and minimum 18 ACT score.
See your school counselor for an application.
Shawn Carter Foundation Scholarship - deadline april 30, 2019
This foundation offers scholarships for students entering college OR vocational and trade schools. Minimum GPA is 2.0.
The foundation seeks to award students who "have a compelling desire to pursue higher education, in spite of many personal, socio-economic setbacks, including teen pregnancy, former incarceration, interrupted schooling, poverty, and homelessness. They are hardworking, resilient and determined individuals who want to make positive contributions to their local and global communities, and they turn to the SCSF to make their ambitions and dreams possible." Applications open April 1.
Unigo's All About Education Scholarship
Deadline April 30, 2019
Soliant's Sunrise Scholarship - Deadline April 30, 2019
Applicants submit an essay that discusses how businesses can be profitable while being philanthropic.
Scholarships with May 2019 Deadlines
Kiamichi Electric Operation Roundup Scholarship - Deadline May 1, 2019
college is power scholarship - deadline may 31, 2019
$1000 Scholarship requiring 150-word essay submission
American Indian College Fund - Full Circle Scholarship - Deadline May 31, 2019
Scholarships with June 2019 Deadlines
Silver Law Firm Scholarship - Deadline June 30, 2019
Scholarships with July 2019 Deadlines
Resume Companion Scholarship - Deadline July 14, 2019
This is an opportunity for students to be creative. Applicants must submit a resume as if it is prepared for a fictional character.
Graphic Design Scholarship - Deadline July 31, 2019
Scholarships with expired deadlines
These scholarship deadlines have passed, but many will reopen at the same time next year.
Scholarships That Expired Sept 2018
DIGITAL RESPONSIBILITY SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE SEPT 30, 2018
$1000 Scholarship Opportunity
Digital Responsibility is an organization dedicated to educating young people about using technology in ways that are personally responsible.
This scholarship opportunity requires applicants to provide contact information and to submit a 140-character response that completes the statement “I pledge to not text and drive because…”
Students selected as finalists will continue the application process by writing a 500 to 1000 word essay.
Note: Students should always share discuss scholarship applications with parents before choosing to share contact information.
The application is available at http://www.digitalresponsibility.org/dont-text-and-drive-scholarship/
Scholarships That Expired Oct 2018
AES ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE OCTOBER 6, 2018
AMERICAN MUSCLE SCHOLARSHIP FOR AUTOMOTIVE MAJORS - DEADLINE OCT 15, 2018
BRANSON SHOWS INSPIRED SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE OCT. 15, 2018
A $1000 Scholarship opportunity that requires students to write an essay about how a specific Branson show inspired their dreams.
$1000 CASH SCHOLARSHIP FROM JRC INSURANCE GROUP, DEADLINE OCTOBER 15, 2018
MAKE THE U SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE OCT 15, 2018
Colgate-Palmolive and the Hispanic Heritage Foundation
HISPANIC HERITAGE YOUTH AWARDS - DEADLINE OCT 15, 2018
DR. PEPPER TUITION GIVEAWAY - DEADLINE OCT 18, 2018
Wendy's High School Heisman Scholarship Deadline Oct 18, 2018
"If you’ve maintained at least a B average, participate in at least one eligible sport, are a leader in your community and role model at your school, then you’ve got what it takes to be a Wendy’s High School Heisman."
HORATIO ALGER SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE OCT 25, 2018
Horation Alger Association of Distinguished Americans awards scholarships to students in each of 50 states. Applicants must be high school seniors with a strong commitment to attend college, a history of overcoming adversity, and evidence of community involvement.
Note: Always discuss sharing of online contact information with parents before applying to scholarship programs.
For a complete list of requirements and a link to the scholarship application, go to https://scholars.horatioalger.org/scholarships/about-our-scholarship-programs/state-scholarships/
COCA COLA SCHOLARSHIP DEADLINE OCT 31, 2018
This scholarship has a value of $20,000. This organization seeks applicants who make a difference in school and community.
Note: Always discuss sharing of online contact information with parents before applying to scholarship programs.
For more information, or to apply, go to https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/
Scholarships that expired November 2018
CHOCTAW NATION SCHOLARSHIPS - NOV 1, 2018
MUST BE A MEMBER OF THE CHOCTAW NATION OF OKLAHOMA
The Oklahoma State Scholars Society is a four-year, cost of attendance scholarship and academic development program. This highly competitive opportunity allows students from Oklahoma to receive a world-class education with additional opportunities for studying abroad. Semifinalists are selected by a faculty committee and invited to interview on campus in the spring. Students interested in this award should complete their OSU admissions application, essay responses, and leadership resume at https://admissions.okstate.edu/information/ AND apply to The Honors College https://honors.okstate.edu/ by Nov. 1. The leadership resume should be as detailed and thorough as possible for maximum consideration. Learn more about the program at https://financialaid.okstate.edu/oklahoma-state-scholars-society or contact Scholar Recruitment in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.
NCWIT Award for Aspirations in Computing - Deadline Nov 5, 2018
JACK KENT COOKE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
All documents due November 20, 2018
Scholarships that Expired Dec 2018
Barbara Lotze Scholarship for future PHysics Teachers - Deadline Dec. 1, 2018
Look Twice, Save a Life Scholarship Competition - Create Awareness for Motorcycle Safety - Deadline Dec. 1, 2018
Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship - Deadline Dec. 5, 2018
AXA Achievement Scholarship - Deadline Dec. 14, 2018
Footlocker Scholar Athletes Scholarship - Deadline December 14, 2018
This scholarship program seeks applicants who have participated in athletics and demonstrate solid character and community involvement.
Burger King Scholars Program - Deadline Dec. 15, 2018
North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship - Deadline Dec 15, 2018
Requires essay submission detailing why you are majoring in logistics or supply chain management.
MEdical Scrubs Collection Scholarship - Deadline Dec 15, 2018
A scholarship opportunity for students entering programs to prepare for health care careers
Dolman Law Group Video Essay Scholarship Competition - Deadline Dec 29, 2018
CrossLites Scholarship - Deadline December 31, 2018
Students must write an essay based on a quotation by CrossLite founder.
G2 Overachievers Grant - Deadline December 31, 2018
This program provides an opportunity to nominate a student (yourself) AND an adult. Candidates for this grant are people who go above and beyond to make a difference in the community.
Scholarships that expired January 2019
This is a one-time Cash Scholarship for $1000 to help defray the costs of post-secondary education and related expenses. See a counselor for the scholarship application and return to a counselor by January 31, 2019.
Technology Addiction Awareness Scholarship - Deadline January 30, 2019
NAtional beta scholarships - deadline january 24, 2019
BUENAS OPINIONES SCHOLARSHIP FOR LATINO STUDENTS - DEADLINE JAN 30, 2019
safe pedestrians scholarship - deadline january 31, 2019
redfin scholarship - deadline january 31, 2019
Future contractors scholarship - deadline january 31, 2019
de novo scholarship - deadline january 31, 2019
Scholarships That expired February 2019
East Central University Foundation Scholarship Application - Deadline February 1
Please visit https://www.ecok.edu/donate/
**No paper applications will be accepted.
Everyone (except International Students) must complete the FAFSA before filling out scholarship applications.
All students must be admitted to ECU before being awarded any Foundation scholarship.
All students need to check with the department of their chosen major for departmental scholarship opportunities!!!
Yonkers Honda Driving Memories Scholarship - $1000 scholarship with essay requirement - Deadline February 4, 2019
The National FFA Scholarship Program - Deadline February 6, 2019
This ffa.org web site offers an opportunity for students to complete one application to apply for multiple scholarship programs offered in partnership with the National FFA Foundation.
We the Students Essay Contest - Deadline February 14
Ragland Family Foundation - $5000 Renewable Scholarship for STEM Majors - Deadline February 15, 2019
TACO BELL LIVE MAS SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE february 21
This scholarship opportunity does not require specific academic or athletic achievement. Applicants submit a two-minute video demonstrating their life passion.
Scholarships That Expired March 2019
Mapes Law Office - $1000 scholarship - Deadline March 1, 2019
American Chemical Society Scholarship for unrepresented minority students - deadline March 1, 2019
Dr. Eugene S Briggs Memorial Scholarship - Deadline March 1, 2019
Scholarship Info: https://occf.academicworks.com/opportunities/2377
Instructions for applying: http://www.occf.org/scholarships/
Center for cyber safety and education: scholarship application for students planning a degree in the internet safety field - deadline march 1, 2019
The Luther G. Smith Scholarship - Deadline March 1, 2019
This scholarship is open exclusively to children of workers who are members of the Brotherhood's Relief and Compensation Fund (An income protection program for railroad workers)
Bennett Family Scholarship - deadline March 1, 2019
This scholarship is for students graduating from an Oklahoma high school. There is a minimum 3.0 GPA requirement. Also, applicants must be in a single-parent home.
LIFE LESSONS SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE MARCH 2, 2019
This scholarship is open to students who have experienced the death of a parent. Students may choose an essay or video submission. Applications open February 1.
America's 911 Foundation Scholarship - Deadline March 9, 2019
$2,000 Award. Students must submit an essay response to the following: “Our motto is Never Forget”, Why should we Never Forget September 11th?
Erma Whittet and Lois Henderson Education Scholarship - Deadline March 10
This scholarship awards $1000 per semester for 8 semesters to students working toward a degree in education to enter the teaching profession.
Students need to see the high school counselors for a copy of the application.
Home Advisor Scholarship - deadline march 15, 2019
john wright memorial scholarship - deadline march 15, 2019
Doodle for Google Scholarship - Deadline March 18, 2019
It's easy to enter the Google for Doodle Scholarship. Students submit a drawing with a description. Four finalists will receive $5000 scholarships, and the winner receives $30,000!
Get details at https://doodles.google.com/d4g/how-it-works/
Catching the Dream Scholarship - First Deadline March 15, 2019
This scholarship is open to applicants who are at least 1/4 or more Native American and enrolled in a US trip.
SKILLED LABOR SHORTAGE SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE MARCH 15, 2019
C Robert Reed Scholarship - Deadline March 22, 2019
This cash scholarship is open to applicants who are residents of Leflore or Latimore County and who have a minimum ACT score of 18 and 3.0 or above GPA.
KFC Reach Foundation Scholarship - Deadline March 28, 2019
If you are a student who is currently employed with KFC, the KFC Foundation awards renewable scholarships of up to $3000.
OKLAHOMA STATE FAIR SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE MARCH 29, 2019
The application for this $2500 scholarship opens February 18 and will be available online at okstatefair.com.
Guidelines for the scholarship are available now at https://okstatefair.com/uploads//19scholarshipguidelines.pdf
ODENZA MARKETING GROUP SCHOLARSHIP - DEADLINE MARCH 30, 2019
Scholarship for Cancer Survivors - Deadline March 30, 2019
If you were diagnosed with cancer before age 18 and are currently under the age of 25, you have an opportunity to apply for a college scholarship through the National Children's Cancer Society.
Applications must be submitted by March 30, 2019.
To apply, go to https://www.thenccs.org/scholarship/
Plumbers' stock scholarship - deadline march 31, 2019
This is a cool opportunity for students entering a program to learn a trade. Students create a "How To" video for home improvement and then publish it online to share the link in the scholarship submission.
CHAHTA Foundation Scholarships - Deadline March 31, 2019
The CHAHTA Foundation offers a scholarship application service to students who are members of the Choctaw Nation. One application through their service applies for numerous scholarships. This is separate from the traditional scholarship through Choctaw Higher Education. For more information and instructions, see https://chahtafoundation.com/scholarships/