Oklahoma Scholarships

Live in Oklahoma? Attending college or thinking of attending college in Oklahoma? Scholarships, naturally, are the best way to fund your education, since you don't have to pay them back and Scholarships.com can help you find them. A college education can become quite expensive. Luckily, financial aid is readily available to those willing to do the research. For example, Scholarships.com can help you find information about scholarships especially created for those living in Oklahoma. The scholarships below will give you an idea of the opportunities that may be found at Scholarships.com. To get the full benefit of our free services and for additional information about Oklahoma college scholarships and awards based on different search criteria, you should conduct a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com.

AQHA Oklahoma Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 12/1/2018
  • Amount: $8,000
  • The Oklahoma Quarter Horse Youth Scholarship is for students who have been members of AQHA or AQHYA for at least one year and are from Oklahoma. Applicants must be current members of the Oklahoma Quarter Horse Association and have maintained two or more years of membership. Students should be actively involved with OkQHA. Members must apply during their senior year of high school or while [...] More

Army ROTC Green to Gold Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • Green to Gold Scholarships are awarded for two, three, or four years. Recipients will receive tuition or room and board support, additional money for textbooks, supplies, and equipment, and a monthly stipend for up to 10 months each school year. Additionally, there will receive funding for attending the Leader Development and Assessment Course (LDAC) between the junior and senior years of [...] More

Church's Chicken Community Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 2/15/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The Church's Partners Foundation, Inc. established a scholarship program to assist high school seniors residing in 16 eligible states who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for part-time or full-time study at an accredited U.S. institution of the student's choice. Applicants must be living in AL, AR, AZ, FL, GA, IL, LA, [...] More

Heidelberg University Out-Of-State Grant

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $3,000
  • In order to qualify for the Heidelberg University Out Of State Grant, applicants must be either first-time freshmen or transfer students, planning to attend Heidelberg University, who are not Ohio state residents. This grant is renewable for four (4) years as long as the student is making satisfactory academic progress. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's [...] More

Maximum Independence Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/30/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Recognizing the ever-increasing need for financial assistance to help defray the cost of higher education, Goodwill Industries of Southwest Oklahoma and North Texas, Inc. (GoodwillSONT) will be awarding ten scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each in the spring to high school seniors. Our mission is to help people with disabilities and disadvantages achieve maximum independence; it is our hope [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/16/2019
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The NIADA Foundation proudly sponsors four young men or women each year who have displayed outstanding abilities in education. These students will each receive a $3,500 scholarship to the college or university of their choice. The participating regions are found at the scholarship provider's website. An essay will also be required as part of the application. For more information or to apply, [...] More

Oklahoma Future Teachers Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Future Teachers Scholarship Program was established by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education as an incentive to encourage the preparation of teachers in critical shortage areas in the public schools of Oklahoma.

    Eligibility:
    -The student must be a resident of Oklahoma
    -The student must be nominated by the college in which they are enrolled on the basis of: cumulative high [...] More

Oklahoma Independent Living Act Tuition Waivers

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Independent Living Act was established by the 2000 Oklahoma Legislature to ensure that eligible individuals who have been or are in the foster care program of the Department of Human Services receive services that include housing, medical coverage and education. The first recipients of the tuition waivers were 1999-2000 high school graduates.

    Applicants must be a resident of Oklahoma and [...] More

Oklahoma National Guard Tuition Waiver Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Oklahoma National Guard Tuition Waiver is established as an incentive for qualified young men and women to join the Oklahoma National Guard and as a means to retain skilled, productive citizens within the state.

    Eligibility:
    -Is a bonafide member of the Oklahoma National Guard at the beginning of the semester for which he/she is applying for a scholarship or by the scholarship [...] More

Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant (OTAG)

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,300
  • The Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant Program (OTAG) is a need-based grant program for Oklahoma residents who attend eligible colleges, universities and career technology centers in Oklahoma. Awards are approved for full-time or part-time undergraduate students.

    Application is made through the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) available through high school counselors, the financial aid [...] More

Oklahoma Tuition Equalization Grant Program (OTEG)

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Oklahoma Tuition Equalization Grant (OTEG) program is a need-based grant program that awards grants to Oklahoma residents enrolled as full-time undergraduates at qualified Oklahoma not-for-profit, private/independent institutions of higher education.

    To be eligible for OTEG award consideration, a student must:
    -File a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) and report Oklahoma [...] More

Osage Nation Higher Education Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/11/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Osage Nation Higher Education Scholarship is available to Osage students with an Osage tribal membership card attending a college or university. Please be aware this is not an entitlement program and students will remain eligible if all requirements and compliance is maintained per the Osage Nation Department of Education – Higher Education Scholarships and Incentives Policy and Procedures. [...] More

PFLAG Norman Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/3/2019
  • Amount: $1,000
  • The PFLAG Norman Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship presented to an outstanding graduating
    senior who is either an active participant of a Gay Straight Alliance (GSA), is LGBTQ (Lesbian,
    Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Questioning), or is a straight ally and would like to help move
    equality forward. The goal of the applicant should be to attend college or another educational [...] More

PMI Tulsa Chapter Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/1/2019
  • Amount: $1,500
  • PMI Tulsa Chapter Scholarship offers awards to applicants who are enrolled in or applying for an accredited two-year associate's degree or four-year bachelor's degree program. Applicants will be reviewed with the following order of priority: a member of the PMI Tulsa Chapter or an immediate family member (including spouse, children, step-children and grandchildren but not cousins, aunts, or [...] More

Presbyterian Student Opportunity Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/15/2019
  • Amount: $2,000
  • The Student Opportunity Scholarship program serves Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) college students by providing need-based aid for sophomores, juniors, and seniors who are full-time, first-degree students attending accredited institutions in the United States. Student Opportunity Scholarship applicants will explore who God created them to be in a series of essay questions intended for students to [...] More

The Jimmie L. Dean Foundation Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/15/2019
  • Amount: $10,000
  • The Jimmie L. Dean Scholarships are granted to Oklahoma residents who are attending Oklahoma colleges or universities and desire to remain in Oklahoma after graduation.

    The awards are granted initially for students completing their high school graduation requirements who are entering a college or university for the first time. Primary requirements are a minimum 20 ACT score, there are no [...] More

Women of the South Primary Provider Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/25/2019
  • Amount: Varies
  • WOS Primary Provider scholarships are available to women who are the sole or primary providers of their household. Recipients of this scholarship will receive funding from Women of the South towards obtaining an associate degree from Oklahoma City Community College. Applicants must have a family income level that falls within participating ranges. A minimum 2.5 GPA is also required. For more [...] More

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Last Reviewed: October 2018