About the Scholarship

May T. Henry Scholarship is licensed by the Stride Bank. The foundation was chartered in 1913 as the Central National Bank that offers innovative products for businesses and consumers, including mobile banking, wealth management services and a full spectrum of treasury management services.

May T. Henry Scholarship was established by May T. Henry a trust established to provide funds to deserving students who attend any of the colleges, universities, and technical schools supported by the state of Oklahoma.


How to apply for this scholarship?

  • Students must provide three letters of recommendation: one of them should be from a teacher.

  • Applicants must submit a letter of one page that expresses the goals the applicant is working toward or what the Applicant expects from their education, and explanation of financial need.

  • A copy of the applicant's most recent transcript is to be submitted by the students applying for this scholarship.

  • The understudies applying for this award must present a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) application.


May T. Henry Scholarship award amounts to

  • This scholarship provides $1000 annually which is non-renewable and is granted directly to the student upon evidence of enrollment in an eligible institution.

  • The total number of awards offered by this scholarship varies each year depending on the total availability of funds.


Deadline info

The applications are to be presented before the end of April 01, 2020. Understudies are informed to present their grant application, and other requirements are to be submitted before the due date. Applications and other data are accessible online on the Stride Bank website.


Eligibility Criteria

  • The candidate plans to attend a college, university, or technical school supported by the State of Oklahoma.

  • The candidate has graduated from an accredited high school or equivalent institution and he/she is not related to any member of the selection committee