College Scholarships & Financial Aid Information

If you plan to attend college, there are many scholarships and other forms of tuition assistance available. Your college counselor can help you with the process of applying for scholarships and grants, which should be done as early as possible. 

In addition to the scholarships listed below their are several scholarship search engines available for students to access.  These search engines are free and require a student to create an account.  Students may create accounts on one or all of these engines.

Also, students may "google" a subject to discover if there are scholarships available.  For example, google "scholarships for diabetics" and a number of scholarships will appear.

RaiseMe  allows students to start earning college scholarships as early as 9th grade for things like good grades, sports, extracurriculars and other achievements.  Currently the University of Oklahoma and Rogers State University participate in RaiseMe 

Oklahoma’s Promise for College Tuition

The Oklahoma’s Promise for College Tuition program is directed at 8th-, 9th- and 10th-grade students whose annual family income is $50,000 or less. By agreeing to meet certain academic requirements and standards of conduct, these students may qualify to earn free college tuition. For details on the program, including requirements, benefits and application information, visit our Oklahoma’s Promise summary page or the Oklahoma’s Promise website.

TCC Achieves

Tulsa Achieves provides full tuition and fees for every high school senior, public or private, who graduates with a 2.00 and commits to attend Tulsa Community College in the Fall following their senior year. Every high school graduate living in Tulsa County, including public, private or home-schooled students, with a 2.0 or higher grade point average is eligible. This program, which began five years ago, has become a nationally recognized model being replicated in other colleges across the country. Tulsa Achieves gives Tulsa County high school seniors the opportunity to achieve their educational goals, debt-free. For more information, go to





Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants Scholarship essay required

Adamson and Cleveland Law Firm essay or video on promoting safe driving.  Please note that Truitt Law Firm is offering the same scholarship.  You may apply for both but the essay/video must be different for each submission.

AES Scholarship  awarded on the basis of character as expressed in an essay

Automotive Aftermarket Scholarship Central scholarships for students interested in becoming automotive, heavy duty, or collision repair specialists as well as those studying business, accounting, engineering and other majors

Alzheimer's Foundation of America  essay on how student has been impacted by Alzheimer's

Apartment Guide Scholarship 500-600 word essay on homelessness

Aspiring Animation Professional scholarship for students interested in pursuing an animation career path at an accredited post-secondary school or college

Aspiring Business Professional scholarship for students interested in pursuing a busingess degree at any accredited post-secondary school or college

Aspiring Fashion Professional scholarship that will be awarded to students interested in pursuing a fashion degree at an accredited post-secondary school or college

AXA Achievement Scholarship  demonstrate outstanding achievement in school, the community, or the workplace



The Beauty +Wellness Scholarship for Women scholarship for women who are striving to maintain their health and wellness as they pursue their higher education goals

Benedictine College Presidential & Dean's Scholarships for students who have demonstrated outstanding academic performance

Big Sun Scholarship for student athletes

Blacks at Microsoft Scholarship must be of African American descent and pursue a degree in engineering, computer science or selected business fields High School Social Leaders Scholarship open to all grades to students who make an impact on social issues by working with non-profits, social impact for-profits, or independently

Boston University scholarships for students with outstanding academic records and strong leadership skills

Brady/Cobin Law Group Scholarship - open to all students - requires essay on planning for the future

Bryan Scholarship at Davidson College requires a nomination from counselor or coach - for scholars athletes

Burger King Scholars Program gpa of 2.5 on 4.0 scale and be active in community through volunteering, sports, clubs, etc



Cameron Impact Scholarship a 4-year, full-tuition, merit-based scholarhip; 3.7 minimun unweighted GPA; must be a United States Citizen 

Cappex Easy Money College Scholarship a quick and easy $1000 scholarship

Cardrates offered to students interested in pursuing a career in the finance industry

Catholic College Admission Association scholarship for students attending a Catholic member college or university

Cherokee Nation Scholarships awarded to members of the Cherokee Nation

Cherokee Promise Scholarship for Cherokee Nation students at Rogers State University

Chess Scholarship this scholarship is open to all students who play chess.  Requires an essay on students history of playing, how began, etc. Open to all grades and gpas

Christendom College Padre Pio Full Tuition Scholarship

Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma scholarships and grants for higher education for members of the Choctaw Nation

College Raptor Scholarship

College Week Live monthly scholarships

Colleges that Change Lives students attending one of the 44 CTCL-member colleges or universities

Colorado State University scholarships for non-resident freshmen

Comanche Nation scholarships for members of the Comanche nation

Computer Science scholarships available for those interested in the Computer Science field

Coolidge Scholars Program full ride scholarship to any accredited United States university. Open only to juniors

Course Hero Scholarships multiple scholarships available.  Must have a military affiliation

Creek Nation of Oklahoma scholarships for members of the Creek Nation



Denver Recovery Scholarship write an essay about how you're fighting or planning on fighting addiction and substance abuse

Discover Student Loans giving away one $5000 scholarship each month this year.  Must register to enter

Diversity Advancement Scholarship for students interested in architecture

Do Something donate sports goods to kids in underserved communities and win a $5,000 scholarship

Dreamers scholarships for students who qualify as Dreamers 

2020 Driving Safety Scholarship sponsored by Truitt Law offices -requires essay or video on what things can we do better to stop driving fatalities. Please note that Adamson and Cleveland offer same scholarship.  Can apply for both but must be different essay/video.

Drury University

Duck Tape's Stuck at Prom Scholarship Contest creating promwear from Duck Tape



Education Matters Scholarship a short essay application answering the question: What would you say to someone who thinks a college education doesn't matter; that it is a waste of time and money

Elevate Mental Health Awareness Scholarship open to all students who have been affected in some way by the increasing prevalence of mental health challenges

Elevate Women in Technology Scholarship open to all female students who aspire to use a career in technology to change the world

Emory Scholars Program comprehensive merit scholarship program at Emory University

Epic Aviation  2 scholarships for students interested in flight training

Eugene McDermott Scholars Program  full tuition at University of Texas-Dallas

E-Waste Scholarship essay contest for students concerning E-waste and digital responsibility.

EWI Scholarship



FIDM National Scholarship Competition (Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising) 

Fastweb scholarship Search Engine

Ferris State University all U.S. residents will pay in-state rate to attend

Flavorful Futures Sparkling Ice is awarding 5 $5000 scholarships to seniors who are planning their bright and colorful futures

Fleming College Scholarship  500 word essay or 2 minute video on topic of smartphones impacting day to day life and driving.

Flower Delivery Reviews Scholarship  $1000 scholarship that requires applicant to answer questions on their favorite flower 

Folds of Honor Scholarship children of military personnel killed or disabled in service

Fort Lewis College (Colorado) CDIB-cardholding Native Americans

Frances Koop Parsons/AT&T Pioneers Memorial Scholarship 3.0 gpa and family income not to exceed $75,000 (spring scholarship).  For application see counselor



GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program  students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship

Get Colbert Scholarship open to seniors and requires an essay

Gettysburg College mulitple academic scholarship - Eisenhower Scholarship the most selective

Golden Door Scholars this program is for undocumented students without DACA status, DACA, and TPS status students

Good Call scholarship search engine

Gonzaga University Leaders Scholarship  leadership scholarship for students interersted in attending Gonzaga

GPACAC Scholarship 3.0 gpa and minimum 21 gpa



Hays Memorial Scholarship (Hendrix College) well-rounded student leaders.

Hispanic American Foundation offers 5 different scholarships to Hispanic students

Hispanic Scholarship Fund scholarships for Latino students

Scholarships for Hispanic and Latino students

Horatio Alger Scholarship student with financial need who exhibits integrity & perserverance in overcoming personal adversity


Hunt Scholar (Southern Methodist University) high academic achievement and proven leadership capabilities



Ignatian Leaders Scholarship (Gonzaga University) demonstrated commitment to academic excellence, leadership potential and community service. 

Innovation Scholarship Essay Contest Herrman & Herrman Law is sponsoring this scholarship.  Requires creative piece (art work, essay, poem) on a community service activity or project that positively changed your community and/or affected your plans for the future.

Iowa State Scholarships special awards for Oklahoma residents

Ironworkers Local 584 Harvey A. Swift Scholarship children of members or deceased members of 584

IvyPanda video contest covering specific topics



Jack Kent Cooke Foundation high-achieving high school seniors are eligible for this scholarship. Recipients are awarded up to $40,000 per year to complete their bachelor's degree, in addition for opportunities for internships, study abroad, and graduate school funding. 

Jackie Robinson Scholarship minority senior demonstrating leadership, dedication to community service, and show financial need

Jaycee Foundation of Oklahoma US JCI Senate Foundation Scholarship

Jimmie L. Dean Scholarship Foundation  Looks for hardworking and responsible students who will attend Oklahoma institutions

Junior League of Tulsa Founders Scholarship Tulsa area female high school seniors exhibiting a commitment to voluntarism


Komparelt Scholarship - open to seniors who have lost a parent or guardian.  Essay required

Knights of Columbus Scholarships children of Knights of Columbus attending catholic college or university



Lewis University Lasallian High School Scholarship graduates of schools sponsored by the De La Salle Christian Brothers

Lift Parts Express Scholarship $500 scholarship. 1 Award.  Deadline is June 30.

Lighthouse Guild Scholarship scholarship program for blind students

Lockheed Martin STEM Scholarship Program Plan on majoring in a STEM eligibile field and consider a paid intership with Lockheed Martin



Marist College full tuition, room & board scholarship for students who major in Computer Science or Information Technology & Systems

Mark A. Forester Scholarship essay scholarship about how student honors America's military heroes.

Mattress Advisor Scholarships scholarships for seniors interested in exploring their personal relationship with sleep health and the impact it's had on your education - essay required

Mensa Education & Research Foundation Scholarship bases its awards totally on essays written by the applicants

Mesothelioma Scholarship applicants write an essay in response to a personal story dealing with cancer or your plans to help cancer patients

Miami Nation scholarships for members of the Miami tribe of Oklahoma

Missouri Southern State University

Morris, King, & Hodge Driver Safety Scholarship Fund is an essay scholarship - this scholarship can only be used at an Alabama college or university



NFIB Young Entrepreneur Award high school seniors who operate their own small business

National Cell Phone Directory Scholarship answer an essay question regarding how technology has helped you

Niche $2,000 "No Essay" College Scholarship

Northeastern State University

Nursing Scholarship  pursuing nursing with good math and science grades

Nursing Scholarships multiple scholarships for students interested in nursing and similar careers



OG&E Positive Energy Scholarship - open to seniors looking to major in STEM Fields.  Must live in OG&E Service area.

Oklahoma City Community Foundation helping Oklahoma Students with over 120 different scholarships

Oklahoma City University

Oklahoma Engineering Foundation Scholarships for students enrolled in an accredited engineering degree program

Oklahoma Hall of Fame Scholarship for knowledge & appreciation of Oklahoma history

Oklahoma Pilots Association Vic Jackson Award for interests in the study of aviation, aviation education or airport agreement. To apply for this scholarship you may complete the Oklahoma City Community Foundation application. 

Oklahoma State University

Oklahoma Scholarships scholarships available to Oklahoma Public Universities and Colleges

OppU Achievers Scholarship open to students who are achievers and have created opportunities with at least a 3.0 gpa

Oral Roberts University

Orner-Cook Scholarship awarded to students attending an Oklahoma institution.  Preference may be given to those studying languages, international business, economics, petroleum/geology, history, psychology, or sociology.

Osage Nation scholarships for members of the Osage Nation



Park Scholarships North Carolina State University accomplishment in scholarship, leadership, service & character

Parnall Law Scholarship Opportunity open to all students.  Create a Distracted Driving Family Plan

Paul Max Annual Service Scholarship  3.0 gpa and minimum of 100 hours of service

Pittsburg State University Gorilla Advantage in-state tuition for northeastern Oklahoma counties

Pittsburg State University Music Scholarship

Presentation College (Aberdeen SD) scholarship for graduates of a catholic high school

Prime Medical Alert Scholarship open to students intending to pursue degrees in nursing

Project Paradigm Challenge prize money awarded to the best ideas to prevent injuries and fatalities from home fires. Team Entry.

Prudential Spirit of Community Award volunteer service





Robertson Scholars Leadership Program young leaders who strive to make transformational contributions to society

Ron Brown Scholars Program Scholarship need-based scholarship to African American Students who have an  interest in public service, community engagement, entrepreneurship  & global citzenship

Rosen and Ohr Scholarship Program write an essay on topic selected by law firm

Rove Pest Control Scholarship for Class of 2018 graduates is a $500 scholarship to anyone seeking a higher education



St. Leo University (Tampa FL) Catholic High School grant for students graduating from a catholic high school

Saint Mother Theodore Guerin Scholarship (Saint Mary-of-the-Woods) students who have used their unique experiences, aptitudes & abilities to make a difference 

Saint Michael's College Edmundite Scholarship awarded to a student who graduates from a Catholic High School  

Scholarship Points earn points to win a $10,000 scholarship by completing online activities

Senior Advisor Living: Future of Assisted Living Scholarship 500-750 word essay on "How can your major improve the lives of seniors in assisted living" .  Scroll to bottom of page for scholarship

Simon Estes Foundation strong academics with demonstrated financial need

SMART Scholarship (STEM Scholarships) pursuing degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathmatics (STEM) disciplines

Society of American Military Engineers for students interested in engineering, biological or physical sciences

Society of Women Engineers Scholarship 0ffers a variety of scholarships to women pursuing engineering degrees

 Southern Methodist University academic scholarships

St. John's University Scholarships for students attending St. John's University in New York

St. Louis University Scholarships

State Farm Good Neighbor Scholarship students who are leaders and volunteers in their communities who demonstrate financial need

Student Scholar Award (sponsored by the Wilshire Law Firm) write a 600 word essay describing the college major they are interested in and why and how they intend to utilize their degree to contribute to the community

SuperMoney's Financial Literacy Scholarship open to seniors who want to help Americans improve their financial wellness through continued education

Sure Oak Scholarship - open to graduating seniors.  Essay required

Sutton Scholarship Award use visual arts to convey current conservation messages



Taco Bell Foundation Live Mas Scholarship create a 2 minute video that tells the story of their life's passion and how they will use the scholarship to impact their community.

10 Words or Less Scholarship in ten words or less state why you deserve the $500 scholarship.

Texas A&M National Merit and Merit Plus Awards

Texas Tech University Bordering State Tuition almost in-state tuition for Oklahoma residents

 The Thomas Wolfe Scholarship (Univ of North Carolina - Chapel Hill) open to students interested in writing poetry, fiction, etc

TCC My Dream/Mi Sueño Scholarship undocumented students of hispanic descent

Tulsa Community Foundation various Tulsa-based scholarships

Tulsa Engineering Foundation  pursuing a degree in engineering at an accredited program



UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship

UNIGO Shout it Out Scholarship this unique scholarship gives you the platform to speak up - and cash in. The "loudest" applicant will receive the $1,500 Shout It Out Scholarship reward.  

University of Alabama National Scholars National Merit or National Achievement

University of Arkansas System CDIB-cardholding Native Americans (In-state Tuition)

University of Arkansas Fort Smith Freshman Prestigious Scholarship

University of Central Oklahoma

University of Dayton Leadership in Service Scholarship student who is committed to service within his or her school, church or community (see your counselor)

University of Kansas CDIB-cardholding Native Americans (in-state tuition after attending a class at Haskell Indian Nations University) 

University of Kansas Scholarship awards for out of state students:

30 ACT/1390 SAT and 3.75 gpa (100% of in state tuition)(current value $15,768)

28 ACT/1310 SAT and 3.5 gpa (125% of in state tuition) (current value $13,313)

24 ACT/1160 SAT and 3.25 gpa (150% of in state tuition) (current value $10,859)

University of Missouri (Mizzou) non-resident scholarships

University of Oklahoma (OU)

University of Saint Joseph (Connecticut) Promise Scholarship $25,000 merit and need based award to students who reside on campus for 4 years, maintain full time enrollment status, and meet certain academic conditions.  To apply 3.0 gpa needed

University of Saint Mary Catholic High School Scholarship for 1st time freshman who attended a catholic high school

University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts Cohen Scholarship need-based scholarship for Cinematic Arts Majors

University of Tulsa (TU)  this link will provide information for the Presidential scholars, Global Scholars, Presidential Leaders Fellowship and a few other special programs at TU



Vegetarian Resource Group Scholarship vegetarian diet and lifestyle



Washburn University Leadership Scholarship award based on academics, leadership and communication skills.

We the Students Essay Contest essay contest on citizenship

Wendy's Heisman Scholarship for scholar athletes with a 3.0 or higher gpa

Western Oklahoma Building Trades Scholarship open to graduating seniors who are concurrently enrolled at any accredited, not-for-profit vocational technical or two or four year institution.  Parent must be a member of one of the Unions specified in the guidelines.

Wichita State University College of Education award packages up to $33,000 for those who declare a major in math or science education. Deadline Oct. 15, 2017 & Nov. 1, 2017.

Wichita State University Shocker City Partnership provides in state tuition for students from select counties in Oklahoma

Winthrop University Scholarships for out-of-state freshmen

Women in STEM scholarships for females interested in the STEM fields

Work Ethic Scholarship (Mike Rowe WORKS Foundation) for students planning to enroll at an accredited two-year college vocational, technical school or other approved technical institute in the US.

Wyoming Catholic College Founders Scholarship full tuition for excellence in academic achievement, work ethic and communication skills




Zinch Scholarship Search Engine

Zip Recruiters Scholarship  one page creative submission describing past job or ideal post graduation job

Zippia Dream Job Scholarship open to students 18 or older.  500 word essay on your dream job and why this is your dream job.