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NOVEMBER SCHOLARSHIPS

Elks National Foundation Most Valuable Student Competition
Deadline: November 5, 2019
The 2020 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a U.S. citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need. Ranging from $1,000 to $12,500 per year, Most Valuable Student scholarships are for students pursuing a four-year degree, on a full-time basis (minimum of 12 semester hours), in a U.S. college or university. All scholarships are in the form of certificates of award conditional upon the full-time enrollment of the winner in an accredited U.S. college or university.
Website: http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm new_window

Prudential Spirit of Community Awards
Deadline: November 5, 2019
The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards program is the United States' largest youth recognition program based exclusively on volunteer community service. Applicants must be in grades 5 through 12, be a legal resident of the U.S., have engaged in volunteer activity that occurred during the 12 months prior to the date of application, and submit a completed application. State honorees receive a $1,000 scholarship and an all-expense-paid trip with parent or guardian to Washington, D.C. National honorees receive an additional $5,000 scholarship and various prizes.
Website: https://spirit.prudential.com/about/program-overview new_window

Women in Aviation Scholarships
Deadline: November 12, 2019
Scholarship awards are a major benefit of membership in Women in Aviation International and help members reach their goals and advance into the aviation and aerospace careers they have always dreamed about. A total of $948,500 in scholarship funds was awarded in 2019. To apply, you must be a member of Women in Aviation International by November 1, 2019.
Website: https://wai.org/education/scholarships new_window

Regeneron Science Talent Search
Deadline: November 13, 2019
The Regeneron Science Talent Search is the nation's oldest and most prestigious science and math competition for high school seniors. Applicants must be enrolled in and attending their last year of secondary school and be completing high school courses required for college admission. 300 students will receive a $2,000 award. 40 finalists will receive awards ranging from $25,000 to $250,000.
Website: https://sciencetalentsearch.fluidreview.com/ new_window

The Hagan Scholarship Foundation
Deadline: November 15, 2019
The Hagan Scholarships are intended for high achieving students who will require financial assistance in order to attend college. These students must graduate from a public high school located in a county having fewer than 50,000 residents. Hagan Scholars currently attend 236 different colleges and universities. Each Hagan Scholarship will help pay the unmet financial need of the recipient, up to $6,000 each semester.
Website: http://haganscholarships.org/index.php new_window

Student Photography Scholarships
Deadline: November 15, 2019
Founded in memory of James Alan Cox, a television photojournalist, The James Alan Cox Foundation for Student Photojournalists aims to provide financial support to student photographers of high school and college age. Through a variety of funding, including equipment purchases and scholarships for college and technical school classes, the foundation's mission is to expand educational and developmental opportunities for student photographers demonstrating interest, talent and financial need. Five digital cameras will be awarded to high school students. Five $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to college or technical students and one $2,500 scholarship will be awarded to a graduate student.
Website: https://www.jamesalancoxfoundation.org/apply/ new_window

Niche's November Scholarship
Deadline: November 20, 2019
This $1,000 scholarship is part of Niche's monthly scholarship series. The scholarship can be used to cover tuition, housing, books, or any education-related expenses. The monthly winner will be determined by random drawing. Applicants must be high school or college students. Students may apply once each month.
Website: https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarship/november-scholarship/ new_window

Education Matters Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2019
The Education Matters Scholarship gives you a chance to state why education matters to you. Applicants can explain the value they hope to receive from college and what they would do to convince the college cynics. One applicant will be awarded a $5,000 scholarship. Applicants must be 13 years of age or older at the time of application. Essays must be 250 words or less.
Website: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/education-matters-scholarship new_window

TonaLaw Veteran's Scholarship
Deadline: November 30, 2019
This $1,000 scholarship is awarded semi-annually. This award is only open to students attending school in the United States. Applicants must be veterans of any branch of the Armed Forces of the United States and be students at an accredited school, or be accepted to begin school at an accredited school within 6 months of application.
Website: https://www.tonalaw.com/scholarship/ new_window

SIXT Scholars Program
Deadline: November 30, 2019
The SIXT Scholars Program is available to high school seniors graduating in the academic year of 2019-2020. The scholarship will also take into consideration other factors such as financial need and extracurricular activities. Applicants must have a minimum 3.7 GPA on a 4.0 scale. Five $5,000 scholarships will be awarded. Only the first 500 applicants will be considered.
Website: https://www.sixt.com/sixt-scholars/ new_window

 

DECEMBER SCHOLARSHIPS

Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers
Deadline: December 1, 2019
The AAPT Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. These scholarships, supported by an endowment funded by Barbara Lotze, are available only to U.S. citizens attending U.S. schools. Undergraduate students enrolled, or planning to enroll, in physics teacher preparation curricula and high school seniors entering such programs are eligible. Successful applicants receive a stipend of up to $2,000 and a complimentary AAPT Student Membership for one year. The scholarship may be granted to an individual for each of four years.
Website: http://www.aapt.org/programs/grants/lotze.cfm new_window

Luigi Wewege Foundation
Deadline: December 1, 2019
The Luigi Wewege Foundation scholarship was created with the belief that everyone who has a desire to attend, should be able to attend a college or university. By answering a simple essay question, applicants will have an opportunity to be granted a $1,500 scholarship. The foundation committee will select a winner by the end of December. Applicants must be high school students who have been accepted into a college or university or currently enrolled in a college or university.
Website: http://www.luigiwewegefoundation.com/ new_window

Annual CGTrader Scholarship
Deadline: December 2, 2019
Every year, CGTrader challenges students to dig into the field of technology by writing an essay on how innovative technologies are transforming our lives. The best submission will be awarded $2,000 while the two runners-up will receive $500 each. To be eligible, applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, be high school seniors, undergraduate or graduate students, and be enrolled full-time.
Website: https://www.cgtrader.com/scholarships new_window

National Space Club Scholarship
Deadline: December 2, 2019
Since 2013, The National Space Club and Foundation has offered the opportunity for a student to give the keynote address at the National Space Club and Foundation's annual Goddard Memorial Dinner, one of the space industry's most prestigious gatherings. The student must intend to pursue a career in the Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) fields, be academically strong and excel in public speaking. In addition to speaking at the Goddard Memorial Dinner, the individual selected will also receive a scholarship, in the amount of $10,000. This scholarship is awarded to a U.S. citizen, and is open to seniors in high school through graduate students studying at an accredited educational institution in the United States, who have definite plans to pursue a career in the STEM fields.
Website: http://www.spaceclub.org/scholarship/ new_window

Branch Out Scholarship
Deadline: December 15, 2019
Bisnar Chase Personal Injury Attorneys will award $1,000 to a student who demonstrates through their personal statements that they are committed to expanding their education and using their education to improve their communities. The winning student will also receive a $500 donation to the charitable organization of their choice.
Website: https://www.bestattorney.com/giving-back/branch-out-scholarship/ new_window

Because College is Expensive Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019
The $500 Because College is Expensive Scholarship is open to all college students and those planning to enroll within 24 months. The winner will be determined by random drawing. High school juniors and seniors, current college students, and adults looking to head back to school are encouraged to apply.
Website: https://cedaredlending.com/scholarship/ new_window

Niche Community College Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019
This scholarship is open to all current and prospective community college students. For the purposes of this scholarship, "Community College" includes all schools that are primarily two-year public institutions, including community colleges, junior colleges, technical schools, city colleges, and state colleges. This $500 scholarship for community college students can be used to pay for tuition, books, or any future education-related expenses. The scholarship winner will be determined by random drawing and then contacted directly and announced on the Scholarship Winners page.
Website: https://www.niche.com/colleges/scholarship/communitycollege-scholarship/ new_window

Oklahoma Tour Guide Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019
The Zebra wants to see your favorite road trip destination in Oklahoma. There are no limits to what they're looking for: a narrated animation, a slideshow of memorabilia, or an illustrated map of the best roadside attractions. This is the chance for you to showcase any place you love in an original way. Applicants must be currently enrolled in or planning to attend a four-year university, graduate program, community college or trade school located in the continental U.S. Selected winner(s) will receive $1,000.
Website: https://www.thezebra.com/oklahoma-car-insurance/ new_window

Top Ten List Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019
Unigo.com wants to know what's truly special and different about you. Get creative, be serious, or tug at their heart strings. Give them 10 reasons you should receive this $1,500 scholarship. You have only have 10 reasons, so make them count!
Website: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/top-ten-list-scholarship new_window

UNIGO $10K Scholarship
Deadline: December 31, 2019
Imagine a historical figure is brought back to life. Who is it? What's their favorite mobile app? Applicants must be 13 years of age or older at the time of application. They must also be a legal resident of the United States and be currently enrolled (or enroll no later than the fall of 2025) in an accredited post-secondary institution of higher education.
Website: https://www.unigo.com/scholarships/our-scholarships/unigo-10k-scholarship new_window

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Our goal as an institution is to increase college education access and recognize deserving students, and we hope these updates demonstrate that commitment. We want every top student in the state to think of the University of Oklahoma as their future college home, and we would appreciate it if you encouraged your students to apply to OU by Dec. 15 to be automatically considered for our scholarships.
Click here for more scholarship information, and please feel free to contact us with any questions at (405) 325-2151 or admissions@ou.edu

Boomer Sooner!
Jeff J. Blahnik
Senior Associate VP | Division of Enrollment Management
Executive Director | Office of Admissions & Recruitment
The University of Oklahoma
 
OKLAHOMA STATE UNIVERSITY

We know you have exemplary students inside and outside of the classroom. Oklahoma State University has a program designed exclusively for them.

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.

Successful candidates for this award show a demonstrated
commitment to serving their local and state community
combined with a record of academic accomplishments.

Our latest OSSS class just began their freshman year at OSU. Read more about them in our latest STATE Magazine.

Students interested in this award should complete their OSU
admissions application, essay responses and leadership resume at admissions.okstate.edu/apply AND apply to
The Honors College through their application portal by Nov. 1. The leadership resume should be as detailed and thorough as possible for maximum consideration.

Learn more about the program at okla.st/osss, or contact Scholar Recruitment in the Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

 
 

Scholarship Links

UCanGo2
At UCanGo2.orgnew_window, a division of the Oklahoma College Assistance Program, you'll find helpful information on how to plan, prepare and pay for college, including a scholarship database and scholarship search tips.

U.S. Department of Education Financial Aid Information
Federal Student Aidnew_window is a site where you can learn how to pay for college, why you should go, what you need to do to get there and how to talk to your family about college.

Note: The Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education have provided links to several financial aid websites and hope they are helpful. However, the State Regents cannot accept responsibility for the accuracy or content of these pages or guarantee full access to them. Before starting a scholarship search, we suggest you read the U.S. Department of Educationnew_window and Federal Trade Commissionnew_window information on scholarship scams in an effort to protect yourself from being victimized.

Corporate-Sponsored---Search for these scholarships on the web.

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundationnew_window
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FormSwift $1,000 Scholarship Contestnew_window
GM Automotive Service Educational Program (ASEP)new_window
Regeneron Science Talent Searchnew_window
Varsity Tutors Monthly Essay Contestnew_window
Wal-Mart Associate Scholarshipsnew_window

Community/Civic Service

Americorpsnew_window
The Gates Millennium Scholarsnew_window
Harry S. Truman Scholarship Foundationnew_window
James Madison Graduate Fellowshipsnew_window
Rotary International Scholarshipsnew_window
United States Department of Agriculturenew_window
Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Voice of Democracy 
 
 
 

DISCIPLINE/MAJOR

Accounting Scholarshipsnew_window
Actuarial Scholarshipsnew_window
American Psychological Associationnew_window
Educational Foundation for Women in Accountingnew_window
Morris K. Udall Environmental Scholarshipsnew_window
National Federation of Paralegal Associations Scholarshipsnew_window
Teach for America new_window
USDA/APHIS Student Programs new_window
Women in Defense Scholarshipsnew_window

DISABILITY/SPECIAL NEEDS

The Center for Reintegrationnew_window
McNair Scholars Programnew_window
National Federation of the Blindnew_window

HEALTH/MEDICAL

American Dental Education Associationnew_window
Fleming Scholar Program Oklahoma Medical Research Foundationnew_window
National Institutes of Health Undergraduate Scholarship Programnew_window
National Research Service Award Grants and Fellowshipsnew_window
National Health Service Corpsnew_window
Providian Medical Scholarshipnew_window
Tylenol Future Care Scholarshipnew_window

MILITARY

Air Force Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarshipsnew_window
American Legion Scholarshipsnew_window
Army Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarshipsnew_window
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation (for children of Marines)new_window

Navy/Marines Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) Scholarshipsnew_window
Office of Naval Research Young Investigators Programnew_window
VFW's Sport Clips Help a Hero Scholarshipnew_window

MINORITY/NATIVE-AMERICAN/GENDER-BASED OPPORTUNITIES

Amelia Earheart Fellowship Program for Women in Aerospace new_window
Association for Women in Communications, Oklahoma City Chapternew_window
Chickasaw Nation Higher Education Grants, Scholarships and Incentivesnew_window
Choctaw Nation Higher Education Programnew_window
Development Fund For Black Students In Science And Technologynew_window
Ethnic Minority and Women's Enhancement Graduate Scholarshipnew_window
Gates Millennium Scholarsnew_window
¡Gradúate! Financial Aid Guide to Successnew_window
Hispanic Scholarship Fundnew_window
Jackie Robinson Foundationnew_window
La Unidad Latina Foundationnew_window
League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Scholarshipsnew_window
National Action Council for Minorities in Engineeringnew_window
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)new_window
National Association of Black Journalistsnew_window
Ron Brown Scholar Programnew_window
United Negro College Fundnew_window
Bureau of Indian Affairs Education Financial Aid Programsnew_window
 
 
The Ragland family Education Foundation 2020 Scholarship : to provide financial assistance to Oklahoma high school students with 
limited educational funding who want to obtain a college degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) Application
deadline : March 15, 2020- Interview Date: April 2020—Awards Announced: May 2020  to apply Visit www.raglandfamilyfoundation.com
for further eligibility requirements and to complete an online application . *Please note that careers in Medical Services ( including,
but not limited to, veterninary medicine, nursing, physical therapy, speech therapy, dermatology, and/ or nurse practitioner )
do not meet the criteria of this scholarship. 
 
 
 
 
AES Scholarship Deadline Is Approaching
 
The deadline for the 14th annual AES Scholarship is October 6, 2019.
 
Visit our website at http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm and please encourage your students to apply.  We wish them all good luck!
 
The winner(s) will be announced within 2 weeks of the deadline.
 Each winner will be personally notified by email.
 
 If you wish to discontinue receipt of these notices, please reply to this email and type "unsubscribe" in the subject line or in the body of the email.
 
Bob Glendinning

 

University of Central Oklahoma /Edmond Ok. UCO

Eligibility Requirements: 20 ACT and 3.0 Non-weighted Cumulative High School GPA (meeting the minimum qualifications of a specific scholarship does not guarantee the receipt of the scholarship) More scholarship details can be found by clicking the Scholarship Guide links below.

Deadline: February 1, 2020 at 5 p.m. (online application, official high school transcript and ACT scores must be received in office by deadline)

How to apply for Incoming Freshman Scholarships:

Step 1: Apply for both admission and scholarships online at apply.uco.edu by February 1, 2020 at 5 p.m. Scholarship essay questions on the application for admission are used to award academic, leadership and Oklahoma State Regents scholarships.

Step 2: Submit your official high school transcript and ACT/SAT scores by Feb. 1 at 5 p.m. to:

UCO Office of Undergraduate Admissions
100 N. University Drive, Box 151, Edmond, OK 73034

Step 3: For questions regarding your application for admission contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions by email at onestop@uco.edu or by phone at 405-974-2727.

How do I know I am being considered for scholarships?

Once an incoming freshman student receives their acceptance packet to the University of Central Oklahoma they are automatically considered for all scholarships they meet the minimum eligibility for as long as the deadline listed above is met.


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