About the Scholarship

The scholarship is awarded by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, an organization that prescribe academic standards of higher education, determine functions and courses of study at state colleges and universities, and grant degrees. They also manage scholarships and special programs. This grant enables 11 participating public universities to provide up to four years of financial support to academically promising students enrolled in a baccalaureate program.


How to apply for the scholarship?

  • Interested applicants can directly apply through the university which the student plans to attend.

  • The applicant should submit his academic transcripts, ACT/SAT scores and FAFSA.


How much the scholarship award amounts to?

  • The award amounts to $3,000 and a tuition waiver from the institution.

  • The grant is available for up to eight semesters of study.

 


Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicants must be Oklahoma residents.

  • A student must have an ACT composite score of at least 30.

  • The recipient must be a National Merit Semifinalist or Commended Student.