I wanted to share an opportunity for your students called a sponsorship. This is one of the ways our industry partners build their talent pool, and students get the assistance to pay for their education AND know where they will work before they even take their first class at OSUIT.
Fowler Holding Company (operates Ford, Toyota, Honda, Chrysler and Volkswagen dealerships in the Tulsa & OKC areas) is looking for students to sponsor into our automotive programs. Sponsorship means:
Fowler Holding Company is looking for students to start college in Fall 2021:
I have attached a referral form that anyone can fill out. I am happy to speak with students, parents, employees of the high schools and school district, you name it! We'll also set up tours of the automotive programs and dealerships so parents and students can learn more about this opportunity.
Please contact me with any questions at firstname.lastname@example.org or 918-293-5296.
Simon Estes Scholarship
Documented financial need
Academic excellence demonstrated by a minimum cumulative 3.5 GPA on a 4.0 scale
Potential for the successful attainment of an undergraduate degree
Letter of acceptance from any accredited university of their choice for undergraduate study
Permanent residence within 30 miles of metropolitan Tulsa
Pick up an application in the counseling office
Deadline April 23,2021
WORK ETHIC SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The Work Ethic Scholarship Program is about recognizing people who understand the importance of work ethic, personal responsibility, delayed gratification, and a positive attitude. These are hardworking men and women who will keep the lights on, water running, and air flowing. These are people who show up early, stay late, and bust their asses day in and out. These are the people we want to reward. APPLY BY THURSDAY, MAY 6TH 2021 @ 11:59PM PT
Berryhill Education Foundation
Is excited to be offering 4 -$500 scholarships this year.
We have changed the requirements to a GPA of 2.0 vs. 3.0 to provide the opportunity for students applying to tech programs as well as colleges or universities.
We also have taken out the requirement for the ACT score.
The application deadline is April 30th.
Link for BEF scholarship application: https://berryhill3.wufoo.com/forms/z1vvljw8068r3ag/
TRUMAN D. PICARD SCHOLARSHIP
Purpose: To promote the field of natural resources.
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors or college students and must pursue the natural resources field. Applicants must submit a resume, letters of reference, validated enrollment in Tribe/Native Alaska Corporation and a letter about their interest in natural resources, educational background, academic achievements and financial need. Renewable: Yes
Intertribal Timber Council
Attn.: Education Committee 1112 NE 21st Avenue Suite 4
Portland, OR 97232-2114 Website Link: http://www.itcnet.org/about_us/scholarships.html Deadline: Friday, March 12, 2021
Berryhill PTA Senior Scholarship Deadline March 31st, 2021
Must be a graduating Senior of Berryhill High School
Applicant's parents must be a paid member of Berryhill PTA
A 7 semester grade point of 3.0 or better
Must have one character reference from a Berryhill teacher or staff
Pick up applications in the front office.
For students majoring in Engineering:
Karol L & Dorothy D. Hujsak Engineering Scholarship & James W. & Glenda C. Kilmer Engineering Scholarship- Deadline is Feb. 1st. Pick up an application from Mrs. Lemmons in the counseling office.
This link takes you to the okcollegestart.org website scholarship link list.https://secure.okcollegestart.org/Home/Educators/Scholarship_Corner.aspx
Indian Education Grant/Scholarship Resources
American Indian Graduate Center Scholarship
American Indian Graduate Center is the largest scholarship provider to Native students pursuing higher education in the United States. We award on average over $15 million in scholarships each year and have awarded more than $200 million since inception. In fact, we empower thousands of students every academic year, and we want to support your students, too!
To qualify for the Academic Scholars Program, the applicant must meet the criteria outlined below.
- Oklahoma students can automatically qualify for the program by achieving designation as a National Merit Scholar, National Merit Finalist or United States Presidential Scholar or by scoring at or above the 99.5 percentile on the ACT or SAT (see How to Apply).
- For fall 2020, the ACT required score is a total sum score of the ACT skill areas of 135.
- For fall 2020, the SAT required score is a total sum score of the critical reading and math skill areas of 1540.
Year Around Scholarships:
American Indian College Fund
The American Indian College Fund was established in 1989 to provide scholarships to American Indian/Alaska Native students attending tribal colleges, and to fund and create awareness about the community-based accredited tribal colleges and universities that offer students access to knowledge and skills alongside Native culture, language, and values. The American Indian College Fund also provides scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students attending any other accredited public and non-profit private college all across the United States.
American Indian Science And Engineering Society
The American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) helps students move forward in their educational journeys by providing a wide range of programs and scholarship opportunities. AISES scholarships help students acquire skills and training that will help them meet the unique STEM needs of our communities. We highly encourage you to apply for all the scholarships you are eligible for!
Common Knowledge Scholarship Foundation
CKSF offers a wide variety of scholarship quizzes throughout the year for U.S. high school, college, and graduate students. We even have some scholarships that parents can win for their children. Award amounts range from $250 to $2,500.
Eskridge Auto Free Ride College Scholarship
Deadline: Year Round
Eskridge Auto Group and Prosperity Bank (together, "Program Sponsors") are awarding a "Free Ride" college scholarship worth up to $25,000 and a new 2016 Chevrolet Sonic LTZ to one graduating senior at a central Oklahoma Area High School! The Program Sponsors together with KOCO 5 are also teaming up to award scholarships worth up to $5,000 to four graduating seniors. The terms and conditions of participation in this program (the "Program") are explained on the website.
Folds of Honor Foundation
Deadline: Year Round
Provides post-secondary educational scholarships for children and spouses of military service men and women killed or disabled while serving our great nation.
Geneseo Migrant Center Scholarships for Migrant Students
The Geneseo Migrant Center administers a variety of scholarships, linked below, to offer financial assistance to migrant students who want to further their education.
McNair Scholars Program
Deadline: Year Round
Scholarship program is designed to prepare students for careers as graduate students, professors or professional researchers. Must be full time student, with 42 hours or more completed, 3.0 GPA & first generation college student or student from an underrepresented ethnic group.
Oklahoma City Community Foundation
If you're looking for scholarships, don't forget to visit OCCF.org. There you'll find an abundance of scholarship opportunities for students right here in Oklahoma. The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is home to more than 120 scholarship funds established by individuals, organizations and companies. These funds share the common goal of helping to make a difference in the lives of others. The foundation is now able to receive your transcripts electronically if your high school participates in this free service. Please see website for details on the list of scholarships.
Part of the National Defense Education Program, science, math, and research for transformation. Open to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral students pursuing degrees in science, technology, engineering and mathematics.
Tuck Sleep Scholarships
Many scholarships today are geared toward specific candidates, including those who struggle with sleep-related issues. Tuck.com provides you with more than $500,000 in scholarship funding for undergraduate and graduate students. Some of these awards target sleep-deprived individuals, while others are available to students pursuing degrees in sleep science and other areas of psychology and mental health.
Check out UCanGo2.org for numerous scholarship opportunities for middle school, high school, college and adult students. We provide you with links to scholarships by deadline and by category, as well as a new scholarship of the week each Monday. UCanGo2 also offers free information on college planning and financial aid. Visit our website to find these helpful tools!
Varsity Tutors Scholarship
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students must write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Visitors to the Varsity Tutors scholarship webpage are able to vote via social media for submitted entries. The top five entries with the most votes are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship.
Raise Me Scholarship
Any students, 9th grade and up, who qualify for free and reduce lunch, and are interested in attending OU, apply for OU's "raise me" scholarship, in which you can earn up to $6,000 during high school to put towards your tution!
Register here: http://www.raise.me