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Carolyn Watson Opportunities Scholarship

Oklahoma City Community Foundation

Application Information

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Scholarship Overview

This scholarship is for high school seniors and graduates of Oklahoma high schools in rural Oklahoma, and homeschooled students who live in rural Oklahoma counties. Rural Oklahoma excludes the Lawton metro area (Comanche County), Oklahoma City metro area (Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Lincoln, Logan, McClain, and Oklahoma Counties), and Tulsa metro area (Tulsa, Rogers, Wagoner, Okmulgee, Creek, Pawnee, Osage Counties). To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must have a 3.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, and be nominated by a community leader or educator on the basis of exceptional ability in one of the following areas: arts and humanities; science, math, or engineering; or community leadership. Recipients must enroll full-time at an academically accredited, not-for-profit institution in a course of study leading to a degree, certification, or licensure. Preference may be given to students studying math, science and engineering, liberal arts, or fine arts.

How easy is it to apply?

Not too bad

This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.

How much competition is there?

Not much

This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.

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Details

Deadline: Mar 1
The deadline for this scholarship has passed.
Average Award: $10,000
Renewable: This scholarship is renewable

Requirements

GPA: Is this you?
  • 3.5
Financial Need: Is this you?
    Financial need will be considered.
Class Year: Is this you?
  • High school senior
  • College freshman
  • College sophomore
  • College junior
  • College senior
Home State: Is this you?
  • Oklahoma
Location: Is this you?
  • Rural areas outside the Lawton, Oklahoma City, and Tulsa metropolitan areas

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