OCWA Scholarship & Grant Information
Name of Scholarship: Oklahoma Christian University Scholarship
Awarded by: Oklahoma Christian Women's Association of the Tulsa area.
Awarded to: Graduating high school senior boys or girls in the Tulsa area.
Amount of Scholarship: Scholarships will be determined by the OCWA Scholarship Committee based on available funds. ONE HALF is paid directly to OC in September and ONE HALF again in January.
Requirements and Standards: Applicants shall be a member of the Church of Christ. Applicants must show scholastic achievement throughout high school as evidenced by their grade point average. Applicants shall be of good character and personality and shall display qualities of leadership and have a minimum scholastic GPA of 2.5.
Applicants shall enroll at Oklahoma Christian for the fall session following graduation from high school, and shall carry a full load of courses (at least 12 hours per semester).
Documentation: Applicants shall obtain necessary application forms from the Tulsa OCWA Scholarship Chairman. These forms are to be completed and mailed to the Scholarship Committee.
Applicants shall include one transcript from his/her high school, including the first semester of the 12th grade. Applicants must have at least a grade poitn average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale.
Applicants shall furnish three letters of recommendation: one from his/her high school counselor or teacher, one from the preacher or elder of the congregation where he/she worships, and one from a person of the applicant's choice.
Applicants shall furnish a personal letter explaining his/her reasons for applying for this scholarship, plus a brief explanation of future educational and career plans he/she will pursue after graduation.
Applicants shall furnish a photograph (close-up snapshot is acceptable) taken within the last year.
The Scholarship Committee will make final selection. Incomplete applications will not be considered.