College Prep / Scholarships / Financial Aid

Scholarship Information

Apply as early as possible to your college or university to be eligible for their scholarships

  • The school you choose to attend is your best source for scholarships
  • Keep your grades up, take the ACT and/or the SAT, be involved in leadership activities, community service, volunteering

File your FAFSA as soon after October 1 of your senior year as possible

Ask your employer or your parent's employer about scholarship opportunities

Ask about church sponsored scholarships with your church

If you are of a Native American Tribe, contact your tribe for scholarship information

Are you or your parents members of a civic or professional organization? See if they offer scholarships!

Additional Scholarship Resources

Oklahoma Money Matters 

Scholarships

Student Scholarships 

FastWeb 

Cappex 

jlvcollegecounseling 

 

Financial Aid

Free Application for Federal Student Air (FAFSA)

The FAFSA is an application that is used in determining student grants, work study and loan amounts. It is also used to determine the amount of money a family is expected to contribute to the price of attending a postsecondary institution. This application is critical because it is used for Federal Pell Grants and other financial aid offered by colleges and universities. For more information about FAFSA or to fill out an application, please click below. 

FAFSA


Federal Student Aid

Federal Student Aid, a part of the U. S. Department of Education, is the largest provider of student financial aid in the nation. The office of Federal Student Aid provides grants, loans and work-study funds for college or career school.  For more information please click below.

Federal Student Aid


Additional Financial Aid Resources

Start With FAFSA website

College Covered - Discover Financial Aid Assistance

Understanding the FAFSA

FAFSA Tools

Student Aid Resources

 

Oklahoma's Promise (OHLAP)

Make the grades, stay out of trouble, earn college tuition - it's Oklahoma's promise!

Applicants must be:

* Oklahoma residents

* Students in grades 8-10

* Students whose parents earn $55,000 or less per year*

* Students who promise to meet the requirements of the program

For more information on OHLAP, please visit www.okpromise.org or email okpromise@osrhe.edu 

Oklahoma’s Promise:   ALERT for 10th-Grade Parents with Recent Income Loss

https://www.okhighered.org/okpromise/

If your student is or was in the 10th grade during the 2019-20 school year and you anticipate that your 2020 income may be under the $55,000 application limit for the Oklahoma’s Promise scholarship due to recent reductions in your income, you may submit an application based on your 2020 estimated income. The application must be submitted prior to the June 30, 2020 deadline at https://secure.okcollegestart.org/applications/Oklahoma_Promise/apply.html?application_id=3544.  You will be required to provide a copy of your 2020 federal tax return when completed to verify that your 2020 income was under $55,000. The application will be held as pending until the tax documentation is received.  Please send any questions to okpromise@osrhe.edu.

 

Miscellaneous Scholarships

Brady Cane Scholarship Application 2020

Clyde Parsons Scholarship

Sequoyah County Women In Business Scholarship 2020