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Outside Undergraduate Scholarships

Outside Undergraduate Scholarships

Many foundations, organizations, companies and other entities offer various scholarships to students.  In your Financial Aid Package, these are referred to as Outside Undergraduate Scholarships.  Below is a listing of Outside Undergraduate Scholarship opportunities and other funding sources offered by entities outside of The University of Tulsa.

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Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program
Award: $1,000

Accounting & Financial Women’s Alliance (AFWA)
Award: The AFWA Tulsa Chapter offers two separate scholarships for accounting and finance majors who meet their criteria.  One scholarship is for a CPA Becker Prep Course and the other scholarship is for up to $3,000 for undergraduate students.  More information and the scholarship applications can be found here:  https://tulsaafwa.org/Scholarships.  Additionally, the National AFWA Foundation also provides student scholarships.  More information can be found here:  https://www.afwa.org/scholarships/.

The Adam Ferrari Health Science Scholarship
Award: The Adam Ferrari Health Science Scholarship empowers students who wish to study health science in college with the goal of providing better care for patients with physical disabilities. To apply for this $1,000 scholarship, eligible students must submit a 1000-word essay and meet the eligibility requirements.  Applicants must be a high school senior that has already been accepted into an accredited college or university, or a current student enrolled at an accredited college or university full-time.  Students must be pursuing a degree in health science and be interested in providing care for patients with physical disabilities in the future.  Students must have a minimum GPA of 3.5.  More information can be found here:  https://www.adamferrarischolarship.com/.

AES Engineers Scholarships
Award: $500

Albert K. Murray Fine Arts Educational Fund
Award: Grants are available to students on a quarterly basis.

Eligibility: Students must be US citizens.  Applicants must be registered as a full time student in an art degree program for the term a grant is received and may be at the bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral level.  Student’s GPA must be 2.5 or above.

Due Date: End of September grants (applications due July 31), end of December grants (applications due October 31), end of March grants (applications due January 31), and end of June grants (applications due April 30).

For additional information and/or an application packet contact:
Dr. Marion C. Gilliland, Chair
Scholarship Committee
Phone: 740-796-4797
Fax: 740-796-4799

American Indians in Health Professions
Preparatory Scholarship Program – Provides financial assistance to Federally or State recognized American Indian or Alaska Native Students enrolled full or part-time in a compensatory/pre-professional general education course or curriculum, that will prepare them for acceptance into a health profession.  Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in one of the following priority career categories: Pre-Dietetics, Pre-Engineering, Pre-Medical Technology, Pre-Nursing, Pre-Pharmacy, Pre-Physical Therapy, or Pre-Social Work.
Pre-Graduate Scholarship Program – Provides financial assistance to Federally or State recognized American Indian or Alaska Native Students enrolled full or part-time in courses leading to a bachelor’s degree in specific pre-professional areas.  Must be enrolled or accepted for enrollment in one of the following priority career categories: Pre-Medicine or Pre-Dentistry.
Health Professions Scholarship Program – Provides financial assistance to Federally or State recognized American Indian or Alaska Native Students enrolled full or part-time in courses for specific health professions.  This program requires a service obligation and/or payback requirement that the recipient incurs upon acceptance of the scholarship funding.

For additional information and/or an application packet contact:
Area Scholarship Coordinator
Oklahoma City Area Indian Health Service
HC 67, Box 132
Marietta, OK 73448
Phone: 580-276-5983 or 800-829-7044

Army ROTC Scholarships
Award: 4-, 3-, and 2-year scholarships available with numerous benefits.
For additional information: colemald@oge.com

Aspire of Green Country Oklahoma
Award: $500/semester

Eligibility:  1.  Resident of Osage, Wagoner, Creek, Rogers or Okmulgee counties; 2.  high school or GED graduate; 3.  single head of household (single, legally separated, divorced, widowed) and not co-habiting with ex-spouse, current spouse or partner; with sole custody of one or more children under the age of 21; 4.  pursuing a career-oriented course of study (full-time), must not have already earned an undergraduate degree; 5.  low income at or near the current U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Service Income Guidelines poverty level; 6.  recipient of a pell grant.

Deadline:  Fall:  August 20th; Spring:  October 31st

For additional information:

Bartlesville Community Foundation
Award: $10,000 per year

Eligibility:  Beginning in 2021, The Bartlesville Community Foundation will award multiple $10,000 scholarships to applicants who meet the criteria and are pursuing Nurse Anesthesiology or Chemistry/Chemical Engineering (at any level).  Note:  Students must have graduated high school from a Bartlesville / Dewey area home/high school.

For additional information:

B. Davis Scholarship
Award: $1,000

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship

Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship: Study Abroad
Award: $5,000

Chahta Foundation
Award Range: $1,000-$40,000

Chevron/AISES Scholarship Program

Chevron/SWE Scholarship Program

Award: $1,500

Degree Directory Academic Business Scholarship
Award: $1,000

Degree Directory Online Bachelor’s Degree Scholarship
Award: $500 scholarship

DegreeDirectory Social Sciences Bachelor’s Degree Scholarship
Award: $500 scholarship

Deputy.com Scholarship for Women in Technology
Award: $1,000

Desk and Derrick Educational Trust Scholarships

DoD SMART Scholarship
Award: The Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Scholarship Service Program is an opportunity for students pursuing a bachelor’s master’s or Ph.D. in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines to receive a full scholarship and guaranteed civilian employment with the Department of Defense upon degree completion.  More information and the scholarship application can be found here:  SMART Scholarship.

DoE Mickey Leland Energy Fellowship Program

DoE Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy (EERE) Robotics Internship Program
Award: This is a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in a field related to robotics.  The program provides opportunities for high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate students and postgraduates to intern at federal national laboratories throughout the United States. More information and the scholarship application can be found here: DoE Robotics Internship Program

DoE Scholars Program
Award: US citizens pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree, or a student who has received their degree within 5 years of their starting date in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline or have demonstrated interest or experience in a STEM field that supports the DOE missions can apply for this Scholars Program.  More information and the application can be found here: DOE Scholars Application.

Department of Homeland Security Transportation Security Laboratory Internship
Award: The US Dept of Homeland Security Transportation Security Laboratory is offering summer internships for undergraduate and graduate students.  As an intern, you will have access to unique facilities and subject matter experts in explosives detection and mitigation; receive hands-on experiences that will provide you with an understanding of the mission, operations and research; enhance your academic and professional preparation to pursue a career in disciplines that support the US Dept of Homeland Security.  Click here for more information about the Transportation Security Laboratory and click here to apply for an internship.

The Earnest Scholarship 
Award: $5,000

ESA Foundation Scholarship
For additional information:  Ramona.paine@gmail.com

Find Answering Service Connectivity Scholarship
Award: $1000

Ford Foundation Diversity Fellowships
Award: Stipends are awarded for up to $40,000 per year.

Foundation of the National Student Nurses’ Association, Inc.
Award: $1000-$5000

Frank L. Greathouse Government Accounting Scholarship
Award: 2 awards of $9,000 each.

GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program
Award: $10,000 to 20 college-bound students (renewable for up to 4 years)

Great Value Colleges

Hispanic Scholarship Fund

Horatio Alger Association
Award: 10 scholarships at $10,000 each to students pursuing a STEM degree and who are freshman and who have successfully completed their first fall semester

Intertribal Timber Council Scholarships
Award: $2,500
For additional information: itc1@teleport.com

Jackie Robinson Foundation

James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation

Jaycee Foundation of Oklahoma Scholarship
Award: $500

Junior League of Tulsa – Founders Scholarship
Award: Two scholarships up to $2,500 to women who meet the following eligibility requirements:  Attend a high school in the Tulsa area (Tulsa, Rogers, Wagoner, Osage, Creek or Okmulgee counties); maintain at least a 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) based on a 4.0 scale; be a female, high school senior; exhibit a commitment to volunteering; and may not be an immediate relative of a Junior League of Tulsa member or sustainer.

Junior League of Tulsa – Mrs. W. Albert Cook Scholarship
Award: Two scholarships up to $2,500 to women interested in furthering their education as “non-traditional students” at an accredited college, university or technical trade school.  The recipients will be selected based upon their commitment to their education and demonstrated financial need.

MedEvac Foundation International Scholarship
Award: $5,000

Mesothelioma Cancer Alliance Scholarship
Award: $4,000/semester
Will be awarded to a student who has dealt with cancer, personally or within their family, in an effort to help them further their education.

Military Scholarship
Award: $2,500

Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship
Award: two $9,000

Morphisec Women in Cybersecurity Scholarships

Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Awareness Scholarship
For additional information: Sara Brykalski, 312-553-8080

National Health Services Corps Scholarship

National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)
Award: The National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases has established the Emerging Leaders in Data Science Fellowship to develop a cadre of talented data scientists who have a strong interest in applying their informatics and data science expertise to advance research in infectious and immune-mediated diseases.  Master’s or Doctoral degree in related fields must be received before starting.  Stipend:  $80,990 – $91,958 annually; 100% Health Insurance; Travel & Training Allowance.  More information and the program application can be found here:  https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/NIH-NIAID-DataScienceFellowship-2021.

National Presbyterian College Scholarship
Award: Range of awards is $200 to $1400 per academic year. Renewal is possible.

National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics
Award: The National Science Foundation, National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics provides policy makers and the public high-quality information on the science and engineering enterprise.  This internship is for a wide variety of fields including, but not limited to:  Business Management, Communication and Graphic Design, Computer Sciences, Economics, Marketing, Mathematics and Statistics, and Survey Methodology.  This internship is located in Alexandria, VA.  You will receive a competitive stipend for living and other expenses.  More information and the program application can be found here:  NCSES Research Ambassadors Program.

NCSES Research Ambassadors Program Opportunity
Award: Are you looking for real world experience in cutting edge research from the world’s premier source for data and information in the science and engineering enterprise.  As a participant with NCSES, you’ll receive a competitive stipend determined by your academic standing, discipline, and experience.  More information and the program application can be found here:  NCSES Research Ambassadors Program

Navy Nurse Corps
Award: The navy now pays up to $17,000 for the last two years of college to qualified nursing students. $5000 sign-on bonus available.

NIEHS Scholars Connect Program

Award: The NIEHS Scholars Connect Program is designed to provide a unique opportunity for highly motivated science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) focused undergraduate students.  Students will have an opportunity for hands-on mentored research experiences, as well as professional and personal development.  More information and the program application can be found here:  NIEHS Scholars Connect Program.

North American Van Lines
Award: $1,000 to five students majoring in  logistics, business or management

Novus Biologicals
Award: $1,500 per semester Fall/Spring

Nurse Corps Scholarship
Award: Tuition, fees, educational cost and monthly living stipend.

Oklahoma Gas Association Scholarship
Open to children and employees of OGA member companies who meet the criteria for consideration.

For additional information: tom@meso.org

Pocahontas Scholarship
Award: $500
For additional information, contact: frostycherokee@neok.com

Scholarship America

SallieMae Scholarship Search

SIPES Foundation Scholarship Applications
The SIPES Foundation has awarded scholarships to more than 220 outstanding earth science and engineering students since it was founded in 1981.  Applications are accepted each year from currently enrolled, upper-division or graduate students majoring in any earth science, geophysics or petroleum engineering who have an overall grade point average of 3.5 or higher and are U.S. Citizens.

Society of American Military Engineers
Award: $1,000 to three students

Society of Petroleum Engineers – Fort Worth Section
The Fort Worth Section of the Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) is offering scholarships to undergraduate students that are from the North Texas area and that are pursuing a degree in petroleum engineering or related field.  Scholarships of up to $3,000 per year are awarded annually and (once awarded) may be renewed through the recipient’s senior year in college.  More information can be found here:https://connect.spe.org/fortworth/scholarships/scholarships

Stephen J. Brady Stop Hunger Scholarship
This program recognizes students who are finding creative solutions to eliminate hunger in America.
Award: $5,000 scholarship for education + $5,000 to charity of recipient’s choice

The Sumners Foundation
The Sumners Foundation is pleased to announce that the application process for At-Large Sumners Scholarships is now open for rising juniors for their junior and senior years at a Texas or Oklahoma college or university.  Students must be U.S. citizens and permanent residents of TX, OK, NM, LA, AR, KS, MO or NE.  The foundation is specifically looking for students who in their vocation or avocation will help further the democratic process.
Award: $15,000 per year for each of the last two years of undergraduate study ($30,000 total).
The Sumners Foundation

Tenshon Scholarship
Award: $1500

Thermo Scientific Pierce Scholarship Program
Awards: Two $10,000 and four $5,000 Scholarships.

Tribal Organizations Scholarships
Cherokee Nation: www.cherokee.org
Choctaw Nation: www.choctawnation.com
Indian College Fund: www.collegefund.org

Truman D. Picard Scholarship
Awards: $2,500 for college students (number of awards vary per year); $2,500 for grad students and graduating college seniors that are applying / accepted to grad school; $2,000 for graduating high school students.  For more information, contact the Intertribal Timber Council.  Please click here for more information.

Tulsa Area Manufacturers’ Association
Award: Up to $1,000 per year

UNCF STEM Scholarship
Award: Tiered tuition scholarships up to a total of $25,000

U.S. Department of Energy’s Geothermal Technologies Program and Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education

Wells Fargo Veterans Scholarship Program

Women in Aerospace Foundation
Website: www.womeninaerospacefoundation.org/foundation/
Application Link: www.womeninaerospace.org/forms/foundation/scholarship_app.pdf

Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation
Award: Fellowship award includes $40,000 annually toward tuition costs and related academic expenses during the senior year of college and the first year of graduate study.

WTS Oklahoma 
Award: WTS Oklahoma is offering two different scholarships to undergraduate students that are currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program in a transportation-related field, such as transportation engineering, planning, finance, or logistics and have plans to pursue a career in a transportation related field.  This scholarship also has the opportunity for renewal for a 2nd year, with renewal application.  For more information, please contact Jessica Gay, Scholarship Chair at 405.267.1281 or email jessica.gay@freese.com
2020 WTS Scholarship Flyer
WTS Oklahoma Application Sharon Banks Scholarship 2020
WTS Oklahoma Application Molitoris Scholarship 2020