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Academic Scholars Program
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants can qualify for the program by being Oklahoma or out-of-state students who are named National Merit Scholars, National Merit Finalists or U.S. Presidential Scholars; by being Oklahoma residents who score above the 99.5 percentile on the SAT or ACT or by being nominated by an Oklahoma public college or institution. Applicants must attend an Oklahoma college or university. Selection is based on academic merit.

Amount: Up to $5,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from the applicant's high school guidance counselor, by telephone request and online. An application form and supporting documents are required.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Animal Health International FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be under 23 years of age and current members of FFA. Applicants must be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota, Texas, Utah, Washington or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Burlington Northern Santa Fe (BNSF) Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: American Indian Science and Engineering Society
P.O. Box 9828
Albuquerque, NM 87119-9828
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Arizona, California, Colorado, Kansas, Minnesota, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Oregon, South Dakota or Washington. Applicants must also major in one of the following areas: business, engineering, math, medicine/health administration, natural/physical sciences, technology or education and belong to AISES. Applicants must have a 2.0 minimum GPA.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: May 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.aises.org

CareerTech Foundation Teacher Recruitment/Retention Scholarship
Sponsor: Oklahoma CareerTech Foundation
1500 West 7th Avenue
Stillwater, OK 74074-4398
Eligibility: Applicants must be Oklahoma residents who are attending an accredited postsecondary institution located in Oklahoma. They must be current CareerTech educators who are pursuing a CareerTech certification or credential or they must be undergraduate juniors or seniors who are seeking to become CareerTech educators. They must be enrolled for at least 3 credits per term and must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, financial aid statement of need, two references and proof of intention to earn a CareerTech teaching credential are required.
Website: http://www.okcareertech.org

Chiropractic Education Assistance Scholarship
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must have been Oklahoma residents for at least five years and be enrolled in or accepted to an accredited chiropractic school. They must maintain a minimum GPA of 3.0.

Amount: Up to $6,000
Deadline: August 12
How to apply: Applications are available from your institution.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Farmers Mutual Hail Insurance Company of Iowa
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward degrees in one of the following areas of agriculture: agronomy, crop science, agricultural communications, education, journalism, extension, public relations, business management, economics, finance, sales, marketing, plant pathology, plant breeding, plant genetics, soil science, soil conservation, water conservation or public service and administration. Applicants must be residents of Arkansas, California, Colorado, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin or Nebraska. A minimum GPA of 2.5 is required. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: An application form is required.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Fastline Publications FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants may be from Kansas, Kentucky, Nebraska, Ohio, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana or Texas and working toward two-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Applicants may also be from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Wisconsin, Alabama, Georgia, Florida, Arkansas, Mississippi, Louisiana, Pennsylvania, New York, North Dakota, South Dakota, Oregon, Idaho, West Virginia, Virginia, North Carolina or South Carolina and working toward four-year degrees in agricultural business management, farm and ranch management, livestock management or agricultural sales and marketing. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: An application form is required.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Fred R. McDaniel Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have at least a general ham radio license, be residents of and attend a post-secondary institution in the FCC Fifth Call District (Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi or New Mexico) and be studying for a bachelor's or graduate degree in electronics, communications or a related field. Preference is given to applicants with a 3.0 GPA or higher.

Amount: $500
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but must be sent in by mail.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Future Teachers Scholarship
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Oklahoma who have been nominated by their institution on the basis of rank in the top 15 percent of high school class, rank in the top 15 percent of students in SAT or ACT scores, admission to an education program at an accredited Oklahoma institution or high academic achievement in undergraduate coursework. Applicants must maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher and agree to teach in a shortage area in an Oklahoma public school for at least three years after graduation and licensure.

Amount: Up to $1,500
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are submitted by the nominating institution.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Independent Living Act (Foster Care Tuition Waiver)
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be residents of Oklahoma who have graduated within the past three years from an accredited high school in or bordering Oklahoma or have received their GED. They must be 21 years of age or younger and have been in DHS custody for at least nine months between ages 16 and 18. They must be enrolled in a public institution or in certain programs at technology centers.

Amount: Full tuition
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Contact by phone or email for more information on how to apply.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

James M. and Virginia M. Smyth Scholarship
Sponsor: Community Foundation for Greater Atlanta Inc.
50 Hurt Plaza
Suite 449
Atlanta, GA 30303
Eligibility: Students must have at least a 3.0 GPA, and they must have community service experience. Applicants must plan to obtain a degree in the arts and sciences, music, ministry or human services. Preference will be given to students from the following states: Missouri, Mississippi, Georgia, Illinois, Oklahoma, Texas and Tennessee. Applicants must demonstrate financial need. Adult students may also apply.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cfgreateratlanta.org

Jimmy Rane Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: Jimmy Rane Foundation
P.O. Box 40
Abbeville, AL 36310
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college freshmen or sophomores who are residents of Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia or the District of Columbia. Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 for high school seniors or 2.75 for college students. Selection is based on academic excellence, community involvement, leadership skills, awards and honors and financial need.

Amount: $500-$5,000
Deadline: February 7
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.jimmyranefoundation.org

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association of Corrosion Engineers (NACE) International Foundation
15835 Park Ten Place
Houston, TX 77084-5145
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time as an undergraduate at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Applicants must be studying engineering and/or science at their chosen school. Applicants must have permanent residence in the NACE Central Area which includes the following states: Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, Wisconsin and Wyoming.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: January 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, two recommendation forms, an academic transcript and scholarship essay questions are required.
Website: http://nace-foundation.org/

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in one of the following states: Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Missouri, New York, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, or West Virginia. A minimum GPA of 3.0 is required as well as participation in community service, financial need and leadership ability. Majors not accepted include dietetics, food service, public service, packaging, parks and recreation studies, biosciences, technology, engineering, marine biology and natural resource management. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

Markley Scholarship
Sponsor: National Association for Campus Activities
13 Harbison Way
Columbia, SC 29212
Eligibility: Applicants must attend a college/university in the former NACA South Central Region (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX); must be enrolled as juniors, seniors or graduate students at a four-year institution or as sophomores at a two-year institution and must have a minimum 2.5 GPA.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: September 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. Only ELECTRONIC applications and supporting documents submitted through the online scholarship application will be accepted.
Website: http://www.naca.org

MetLife Foundation FFA Scholarship
Sponsor: National FFA Organization
P.O. Box 68960
6060 FFA Drive
Indianapolis, IN 46268-0960
Eligibility: Applicants must be working toward four-year degrees in specific areas of agriculture including public service and administration, agribusiness management, range/soil science, public communications, plant or animal breeding and genetics, education, plant pathology, journalism, technology, extension, mechanization, public relations, finance, economics, sales, marketing or engineering. Applicants must also be residents of one of the following states: Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Washington, Wisconsin or Wyoming. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: February 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.ffa.org

MFA Foundation Scholarships
Sponsor: MFA Incorporated
201 Ray Young Drive
Columbia, MO 65201
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who live in an area where a sponsoring MFA agency is located. They must have plans to enroll full-time at an accredited college or university no later than September 1 of the application year. Selection is based on character, extracurricular activities and financial need.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available by request from the applicant's high school counselor. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.mfa-inc.com

Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic All-State Scholarships
Sponsor: Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence
120 N. Robinson Avenue #1420-W
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are nominated by their school principals or superintendents. They must have an ACT score of 30 or higher or an SAT score of 1350 or higher or be a semi-finalist for a National Merit, National Achievement or National Hispanic Scholarship. An essay is required.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from your school.
Website: http://www.ofe.org/

Oklahoma Golf Course Superintendents Association Legacy Scholarship
Sponsor: Oklahoma Golf Course Superintendents Association
Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 1445
Stillwater, OK 74076
Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing or planning to pursue a degree in turfgrass management, members of the Oklahoma Golf Course Superintendent's Association (OGCSA) or family members of an OGCSA member. They must be enrolled or planning to enroll as full-time students at an accredited postsecondary institution. Selection is based on academic merit, extracurricular activities and financial need.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: August 30
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, transcript and two recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.okgcsa.com

Oklahoma Society of Land Surveyors Scholarships
Sponsor: Oklahoma Society of Land Surveyors
13905 Twin Ridge Road
Edmond, OK 73034
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors who are planning to study land surveying in college, or they must be working toward licensure under the direct supervision of a professional land surveyor. High school seniors must be Oklahoma residents who have a GPA of 2.5 or higher. Applicants who are already working in the field must be associate members of the Oklahoma Society of Land Surveyors (OSLS) and must be recommended by a registered professional land surveyor. Selection is based on citizenship, leadership and commitment to professional land surveying.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, official transcript, ACT scores and one recommendation letter are required.
Website: http://www.osls.org

Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant Program (OTAG)
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be Oklahoma residents who are attending eligible undergraduate institutions in Oklahoma. They must be graduates of Oklahoma high schools and must have resided with their parents in Oklahoma while attending high school for at least two years before graduating. They must demonstrate financial need. Qualified undocumented immigrants are eligible for this award. Selection is based on financial need.

Amount: Up to $1,300
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Application is made by completing the FAFSA.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Oklahoma Tuition Equalization Grant Program (OTEG)
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education (OTEG)
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in an undergraduate program at a private institution of higher learning full-time. They must have a family income of no more than $50,000, make satisfactory academic progress and not have already earned a bachelor's degree.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Eligible students who file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) will be considered.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org

Oklahoma Young Farmers and Ranchers Speech Contest
Sponsor: Oklahoma Farm Bureau
2501 North Stiles
Oklahoma City, OK 73105
Eligibility: Applicants must be between the ages of 9 and 18. They must give a brief prepared speech on agricultural policy, agricultural production, natural resources or the environment. Selection is based on the overall strength of the presentation.

Amount: Up to $1,000
Deadline: March 10
How to apply: Applications are available by request from FFA teachers, county Farm Bureau offices and extension offices. An application form and prepared speech are required.
Website: http://www.okfarmbureau.org

Oklahoma Youth with Promise Scholarship Fund
Sponsor: Oklahoma City Community Foundation
1000 North Broadway
Oklahoma City, OK 73102
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduates of Oklahoma high schools who were in the custody of the Oklahoma Department of Human Services at the time of graduation. They must have a minimum GPA of 2.0. Financial need is considered.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://occf.org/

Oklahoma's Promise
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be Oklahoma residents who are enrolled in the eighth, ninth or tenth grade at an Oklahoma high school (or are homeschool students between the ages of 13 and 15) and whose parents' income is less than $50,000 per year. They must take certain college preparatory courses in high school, maintain a GPA of 2.5 or higher and "stay out of trouble" such as gangs, drugs or alcohol.

Amount: Full tuition
Deadline: June 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Regional University Baccalaureate Scholarship
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be Oklahoma residents who are enrolled in a bachelor's degree program at one of the following schools: Cameron University, East Central University, Langston University, Northeastern State University, Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Oklahoma Panhandle State University, Rogers State University, Southeastern Oklahoma State University, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, University of Central Oklahoma or the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma. They must also either have an ACT score of 30 or higher or be a National Merit Semifinalist or Commended Student.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from your university.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Scholars for Excellence in Child Care
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be child care professionals in Oklahoma. They must be pursuing or planning to pursue additional education or credentials in early childhood education or child development. Selection is based on the overall strength of the application.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form and supporting materials are required.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/

Tom and Judith Comstock Scholarship
Sponsor: American Radio Relay League Foundation
225 Main Street
Newington, CT 06111-1494
Eligibility: Applicants must have any class of ham radio license, be residents of Texas or Oklahoma and be high school seniors accepted at a two- or four-year college or university.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: January 31
How to apply: Applications are available online but may not be completed electronically. All completed applications must be mailed.
Website: http://www.arrl.org/the-arrl-foundation

Tri-State High School Rodeo Association Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Tri-State High School Rodeo Association
c/o Brandy Wright
?11555 US Hwy 83
Canadian, TX 79014
Eligibility: Applicants must reside in Texas, Oklahoma or New Mexico and have sold at least two hundred 50/50 tickets. Selection is based on academic achievement and honors, extracurricular activities, leadership experience, rodeo experience and the essay.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online and must include an official transcript and two letters of reference.
Website: http://www.tri-statehsrodeo.com

William P. Willis Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
655 Research Parkway
Suite 200
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
Eligibility: Applicants must be Oklahoma residents who are enrolled full-time in an undergraduate program at an Oklahoma State System institution. They must also meet low-income criteria.

Amount: $2,000-$3,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Students must be nominated by their college's president. One student is nominated per institution except for Northeastern State University, which nominates two students.
Website: http://www.okhighered.org/