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School of Teaching & Curriculum Leadership Scholarships

Curriculum & Leadership Studies

Graduate

Helen M. Jones Endowed Scholarship -- Graduate- Must be enrolled as a graduate student in the COE. Preference given to student in Curriculum Studies, with next preference to those studying with in Secondary Education. Need as well as academic performance will be considered in the selection process.
 

Elementary Education

Undergraduate

Toni and Bill Stone Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as s full time undergraduate or graduate student in the COE at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Must exhibit financial need. Must demonstrate good character.

Xerox Corporation Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate or graduate— Must be an Oklahoma resident who is enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must show outstanding potential for the teaching professional.

Amy Louise Wagner Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be a junior, senior or graduate student at OSU working towards a degree in Elementary Education in the primary grades. Must have a desire to emphasize reading. Financial need will be considered.

Harry & Betty Lynn Memorial Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education. Must exhibit financial need. Preference will be given to students planning to teach in Oklahoma schools following graduation.

John Ulrich Memorial Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be an undergraduate student in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in either elementary/secondary education or aviation. Must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Mary Elizabeth Choate Poorman & Ralph U. Poorman Memorial Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. A career goal of entering the teaching profession. Must maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must exhibit financial need. Preference shall be given to students who are registered members of a federally recognized Native American tribe.

Donna Schwarz Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student in the COE at OSU. Must be pursuing a degree in either elementary or secondary education. Must demonstrate financial need. First preference for this award will go to an African American student.

Celebration of Teaching Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must be pursuing a teaching degree. Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Broyles-Willard Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate - Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must be pursuing a degree in classroom teaching. Must demonstrate strong leadership abilities. Must remain in good academic standing as determined by the standards established by the OSU College of Education. Scholarship may be renewed for up to two years provided the recipient maintains established criteria for retention.

Kathlyn Smith, Alumni, Doug & Davis Wilson Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have a minimum GPA of at least 3.0. Must demonstrate good character. Must have documented financial need.

Eskimo Joe’s Future Teacher Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in COE. Must be classified as a junior or senior student pursuing a degree in either elementary or secondary education. Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must plan to remain in the State of Oklahoma during their teaching career. Must demonstrate financial need. First preference will be given to those students who have volunteered to work with children in their community.

David Elroy Phillips Family Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. Must be a student with focus in the area of International Student Teaching.

Seidle Family Foundation Endowed Scholarship in Education – Undergraduate- Must be full-time undergraduate students pursuing degrees in elementary or secondary education at OSU in COE. GPA between 2.5 and 3.2. Committee shall select at least two students to receive the award. Must have documented financial need. Award is renewable, but the committee shall give special consideration each year to the documented financial need of each student who otherwise academically qualifies for the award. Selection preference shall be given to students who are graduates of a high school in Kingfisher, Major, Garfield or Blaine counties in Oklahoma. If no students from these counties are eligible, the committee shall select otherwise qualified students who are graduates of an Oklahoma high school. Not available to incoming freshmen students.

Georgan Wallace Reitmeier Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have earned a minimum of 3.0 GPA.

George D. & Edith Eleanor Caskey Bellmon Endowed Memorial Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in COE. Must be in a degree that will qualify the student to become a public school teacher. First selection preference shall be given to students who are graduates of the Billings, Oklahoma high school. Second preference shall be given to students who are graduates of a high school in Noble county, Oklahoma.

Wendell A. Sharpton Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be a full-time student entering his/her senior year in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education and preparing to enter the field of public school teaching; or the recipient must have taught a minimum of one full school year, having qualified for study in the Graduate College, and be enrolled in the program of graduate study in the field of elementary or secondary education. Must have a cumulative 3.25 GPA. Financial need will be a consideration; however, the selection committee need not award the scholarship to the neediest student if another applicant with evident financial need has a proven record of achievement significantly greater than the student deemed to be the neediest. Preference shall be given to a student who attended and graduated from Charles Page High School and who is from the Sand Springs, Oklahoma area.  Should there be no qualified candidates from the Sand Springs area, the scholarship shall be awarded to a resident of Oklahoma who meets the selection criteria. Any student who receives any other endowed scholarship awarded by the COE shall not be eligible for this scholarship during the same semester he/she is awarded the other scholarship.

Mary Marie Cunningham Memorial Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a student in the College of Education at OSU. Must be working toward a degree in Elementary Education. Must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0. Must have been involved/worked with day care children. Preference shall be given to a student from Blackwell, OK.

White Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time COE student at OSU. Must be a junior or senior. Must be working towards a degree in elementary education in the primary grades and have a desire to emphasize reading. Documented financial need.

Patel Elementary Education Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in STCL. Must be classified as a junior or senior student, majoring in Elementary Education. Must have a GPA of at least 3.0.

Tom J. & H. Ann Dugger Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must be pursuing a degree as an elementary education teacher. Must have worked his/her way through college. Must be given the scholarship in their student teaching semester. This scholarship is awarded by the COE only in odd years.

Jean and Hall Long Endowed Scholarship in Elementary Education -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must be either a junior or senior majoring in elementary education. Must have earned a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Financial need and leadership qualities shall be taken into consideration during the selection process.

Lura Schoenleber Looper Memorial Endowed Scholarship/Elementary -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student in the COE at OSU. Preference shall be given to a female junior or senior in elementary education. Must be a deserving student who exemplifies academic achievement and leadership involvement. Must have earned a minimum of 3.0 GPA and may reapply provided minimum GPA is maintained.

Robert & Patricia Knaub Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time junior or senior student. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education with plans to teach and later teach at the middle school level. Consideration will be given to leadership activities.

Daniel C. and Mary L. Herd Memorial Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student enrolled in the COE. Must be majoring in elementary education. Must be from Oklahoma. Must possess high ideals and moral principles. Financial need shall be the first consideration. Other qualities to be considered are leadership, diligent work habits, genuine interest in getting a college education, personality and the ability to get along with others. Must have a 2.5 GPA or better.

Mary Echo Wheeler Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student enrolled in the COE at OSU. Must be an undergraduate student. Must have maintained good academic standing with a minimum GPA of 3.0. Must demonstrate financial need. Should demonstrate concern for others as reflected in volunteer and pre-professional activities. First preference should be given to an elementary education student.

Jameson Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student at OSU. Must possess a 3.0 GPA or higher. Must plan to devote their lives to teaching. Preference shall be given to a junior or senior student.

Lacrisha Diane Stephens Earls Memorial Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must be working toward a degree in elementary education. Must have a minimum of 60 college credit hours. Must maintain an overall GPA of 3.25. Must exemplify dedication to the profession.

Eddie Sutton Endowed Scholarship in COE -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student at OSU in the College of Education. Must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. Must be pursuing a teaching degree.

Alice R. Eriksson Memorial Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must be an undergraduate student within Teacher Education in Elementary Education. The award shall be based upon the student’s financial need for tuition, room and board, and books.

Kim R. Watson Endowed Scholarship in Education -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the COE at OSU. Student must be pursuing a career as an elementary teacher. Donor preference is that the student show evidence of financial need and strong leadership abilities. Scholarship may be continued provided the recipient maintains a minimum 3.0 GPA.

W. Opal Eastep Collins Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in Elementary Education. Must be carrying a 3.0 GPA. Financial need will be taken into consideration during selection process.

Rachel Dotson Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a junior or senior preparing for a teaching career. Selection shall be based on academic achievement. Must have a need for financial assistance. Must be enrolled as full-time student at OSU. Must be able to document Native American descent.

Bryan Close Transfer Student Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student in the College of Education. Must be transferring into OSU from a college or university in Oklahoma. Preference shall be given to students from Tulsa County, who exhibit strong financial need. Preference shall also be given to undergraduate students who are working while attending OSU. Recipients must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA.

Oklahoma Teacher of the Year (OKTOY) Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate –  Must be a junior, senior or graduate student in the COE at OSU. Must have a 3.2 GPA. Must demonstrate exemplary promise in making significant contributions to education. The scholarship will be awarded during the tenure of the College of Education Celebration of Teaching event.

Graduate

Clayton A. Morgan Excellence Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must be dedicated to academic excellence. Must have great faith in the human potential and must be excited about that faith being expressed in helpful, constructive ways. Must desire to be an instrument in helping people come alive in maximizing their potential. First preference shall be given to a student with a career goal of teaching or counseling children or adults with special needs. Second preference shall be given to a student with a career goal of teaching or counseling children or adults in general.

Xerox Corporation Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate or graduate— Must be an Oklahoma resident who is enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must show outstanding potential for the teaching professional.

Georgan Wallace Reitmeier Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have earned a minimum of 3.0 GPA.

Darrel D. Ray Scholarship – Graduate- Must be full-time (6 hours or more) doctoral studsent working 10 hours or more as a research assistant or in the Reading & Math Center. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Wendell A. Sharpton Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be a full-time student entering his/her senior year in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education and preparing to enter the field of public school teaching; or the recipient must have taught a minimum of one full school year, having qualified for study in the Graduate College, and be enrolled in the program of graduate study in the field of elementary or secondary education. Must have a cumulative 3.25 GPA. Financial need will be a consideration; however, the selection committee need not award the scholarship to the neediest student if another applicant with evident financial need has a proven record of achievement significantly greater than the student deemed to be the neediest. Preference shall be given to a student who attended and graduated from Charles Page High School and who is from the Sand Springs, Oklahoma area.  Should there be no qualified candidates from the Sand Springs area, the scholarship shall be awarded to a resident of Oklahoma who meets the selection criteria. Any student who receives any other endowed scholarship awarded by the COE shall not be eligible for this scholarship during the same semester he/she is awarded the other scholarship.
 

Occupational Education

Graduate

Lloyd L. Wiggins Memorial Endowed Scholarship -- Graduate- Must be a full time student majoring in Occupational and Adult Education (TLL/OCED or EDUC/OCED). Preference given to students preparing for leadership positions in state agencies.

Francis Tuttle Visionary Leadership Fellowship – Graduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time graduate student at OSU in the COE. Majoring in Occupational Education.

 

Secondary Education

Undergraduate

Toni and Bill Stone Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as s full time undergraduate or graduate student in the COE at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Must exhibit financial need. Must demonstrate good character.

Broyles-Willard Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate - Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must be pursuing a degree in classroom teaching. Must demonstrate strong leadership abilities. Must remain in good academic standing as determined by the standards established by the OSU College of Education. Scholarship may be renewed for up to two years provided the recipient maintains established criteria for retention.

Doyle Parrack Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be a full-time junior or senior undergraduate student enrolled in at least 6 hours in the COE at OSU. Must have a career goal of becoming an athletic coach. Must be pursuing an undergraduate degree in secondary education. Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Harry & Betty Lynn Memorial Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. Must have a GPA of 3.0 or above. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education. Must exhibit financial need. Preference will be given to students planning to teach in Oklahoma schools following graduation.

Mike Adkins Memorial Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be a junior, senior. Must be a social studies major. Must have a 3.2 GPA. Must demonstrate exemplary promise in making significant contributions to education.

Mary Elizabeth Choate Poorman & Ralph U. Poorman Memorial Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. A career goal of entering the teaching profession. Must maintain a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must exhibit financial need. Preference shall be given to students who are registered members of a federally recognized Native American tribe.

Leird Family Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. Expressed desire to teach science in a public or private school system upon graduation.

Janet Bourland McGehee Family Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at OSU in the COE. Expressed interest in teaching in the secondary education math or science fields. Must have at least a 2.5 GPA. Selection preference given to students with documented financial need.

George D. & Edith Eleanor Caskey Bellmon Endowed Memorial Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in COE. Must be in a degree that will qualify the student to become a public school teacher. First selection preference shall be given to students who are graduates of the Billings, Oklahoma high school. Second preference shall be given to students who are graduates of a high school in Noble county, Oklahoma.

Scott & Suzanne Spradling Science Education Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be a full-time student at OSU in the COE. Must be majoring in science education. Documented financial need.

Seidle Family Foundation Endowed Scholarship in Education – Undergraduate- Must be full-time undergraduate students pursuing degrees in elementary or secondary education at OSU in COE. GPA between 2.5 and 3.2. Committee shall select at least two students to receive the award. Must have documented financial need. Award is renewable, but the committee shall give special consideration each year to the documented financial need of each student who otherwise academically qualifies for the award. Selection preference shall be given to students who are graduates of a high school in Kingfisher, Major, Garfield or Blaine counties in Oklahoma. If no students from these counties are eligible, the committee shall select otherwise qualified students who are graduates of an Oklahoma high school. Not available to incoming freshmen students.

David Elroy Phillips Family Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in the COE. Must be a student with focus in the area of science education, with preference given to students majoring in biology education. Also, must be a student with focus in the area of International Student Teaching.

John Ulrich Memorial Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be an undergraduate student in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in either elementary/secondary education or aviation. Must have at least a 2.5 GPA.

Jerry & Mary Burson Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student in the COE at OSU. Must be at least a sophomore student enrolled in the aviation program and junior pursuing a degree in secondary education/English. Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Judy Noble Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student at OSU. The award may be renewed provided selection criteria is maintained and an application completed annually. Documented financial need.

Ron & Carolyn Poe Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in STCL. Must be pursuing a degree in Math Education.

Donna Schwarz Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student in the COE at OSU. Must be pursuing a degree in either elementary or secondary education. Must demonstrate financial need. First preference for this award will go to an African American student.

Eskimo Joe’s Future Teacher Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student at OSU in COE. Must be classified as a junior or senior student pursuing a degree in either elementary or secondary education. Must have a 3.0 or higher GPA. Must plan to remain in the State of Oklahoma during their teaching career. Must demonstrate financial need. First preference will be given to those students who have volunteered to work with children in their community.

Kathlyn Smith, Alumni, Doug & Davis Wilson Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have a minimum GPA of at least 3.0. Must demonstrate good character. Must have documented financial need.

Celebration of Teaching Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must be pursuing a teaching degree. Must have a GPA of 2.5 or higher.

Xerox Corporation Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate or graduate— Must be an Oklahoma resident who is enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must show outstanding potential for the teaching professional.

Georgan Wallace Reitmeier Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have earned a minimum of 3.0 GPA.

Wendell A. Sharpton Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be a full-time student entering his/her senior year in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education and preparing to enter the field of public school teaching; or the recipient must have taught a minimum of one full school year, having qualified for study in the Graduate College, and be enrolled in the program of graduate study in the field of elementary or secondary education. Must have a cumulative 3.25 GPA. Financial need will be a consideration; however, the selection committee need not award the scholarship to the neediest student if another applicant with evident financial need has a proven record of achievement significantly greater than the student deemed to be the neediest. Preference shall be given to a student who attended and graduated from Charles Page High School and who is from the Sand Springs, Oklahoma area.  Should there be no qualified candidates from the Sand Springs area, the scholarship shall be awarded to a resident of Oklahoma who meets the selection criteria. Any student who receives any other endowed scholarship awarded by the COE shall not be eligible for this scholarship during the same semester he/she is awarded the other scholarship.

Leon L. Munson Memorial Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate - Must be either an undergraduate student classified as a senior in the award year. Must be pursuing credentials to teach English at the secondary level. Must be qualified to student teach. Must be a well-rounded individual with a successful academic background. Must possess a pleasing personality and good sense of humor. Recipients' qualifications to student teach will be verified in the fall semester and funds will be disbursed before the start of their student teaching assignment in the spring.

Kenneth L. & Peggy J. King Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must have earned a minimum of 3.5 GPA. Must be classified at the sophomore level or above. Preference shall be given, but not limited to, a student from a rural high school. Must not be a recipient of multiple awards.

Madeline D. Shriver Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must be preparing to teach English. Must maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Frankie Bohanon Rezabek Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as full time freshman student in the COE at OSU. First preference will be given to a student majoring in secondary education-science. Must be in good academic standing with at least a 3.5 GPA. Must exhibit financial need. Must possess leadership skills as evidenced by an essay documenting experience in high school. Must be a graduate of a state of Oklahoma public accredited high school. May be renewed up to three years.

Robert & Patricia Knaub Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time junior or senior student. Must have a minimum 3.0 GPA. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education with plans to teach and later teach at the middle school level. Consideration will be given to leadership activities.

Arlene Starwalt Jeskey Scholarship in Math Education -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time sophomore, junior or senior at OSU. Must be a math education or math major pursuing certification in teacher education. Financial need must be a strong consideration. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA with no grade lower than a “C” in any mathematic course. First preference shall be given to female students. Student may reapply for scholarship consideration each year.

Jameson Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student at OSU. Must possess a 3.0 GPA or higher. Must plan to devote their lives to teaching. Preference shall be given to a junior or senior student.

Eddie Sutton Endowed Scholarship in COE -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student at OSU in the College of Education. Must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA. Must be pursuing a teaching degree.

Jo Griffith Horner Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the COE at OSU. Must be pursuing a degree in secondary education. Must have a minimum 2.75 GPA. Must exhibit strong leadership capabilities.

Mable Marietta Macey-Oaks Memorial Art Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a full time student enrolled in his/her final year of undergraduate work in the COE at OSU. Must have an overall GPA of 2.5 and a 3.0 in the area of art specialization. Must be seriously interested in pursuing a career in Art Education.

Rachel Dotson Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be a junior or senior preparing for a teaching career. Selection shall be based on academic achievement. Must have a need for financial assistance. Must be enrolled as full-time student at OSU. Must be able to document Native American descent.

Grace, James, and Tammy Berlin Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Student should have a minimum of 3.2 overall GPA. Student should have a strong desire for teaching science and/or mathematics. Preference shall be given to the student who wishes to teach 8th grade science and/or 9th grade mathematics. The student must have at least a minor in a science or in mathematics including at least 18 hours of coursework in the major field of a specific science or in mathematics. The scholarship will rotate between a student who will teach science, followed the next year by a student who will teach mathematics and alternate each year. The student must have at least 2 courses in their major fields at the 3000 level or higher, for example-above calculus in mathematics. The student shall apply and receive the scholarship for the 2nd semester of their junior year to use towards tuition. Students may receive this scholarship only once.

Bryan Close Transfer Student Scholarship -- Undergraduate- Must be enrolled as a full-time student in the College of Education. Must be transferring into OSU from a college or university in Oklahoma. Preference shall be given to students from Tulsa County, who exhibit strong financial need. Preference shall also be given to undergraduate students who are working while attending OSU. Recipients must have a minimum of 2.5 GPA.

Oklahoma Teacher of the Year (OKTOY) Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate – Must be a junior, senior or graduate student in the COE at OSU. Must have a 3.2 GPA. Must demonstrate exemplary promise in making significant contributions to education. The scholarship will be awarded during the tenure of the College of Education Celebration of Teaching event.

Stephen and Rebecca Smith Endowed Scholarship-- Undergraduate –  Must be enrolled as a full-time student at Oklahoma State University. Must be majoring in Secondary Education. Must have at least a 3.0 GPA. First preference shall be given to an entering freshman from Hughes County demonstrating financial need.

Graduate

Percy W. Oaks, Sr. Endowed Memorial Art Endowed Scholarship -- Graduate- Must be enrolled in the Graduate College at OSU, pursuing an advanced degree with emphasis in Art Education. Must be in the final semester of graduate work with an overall GPA of 3.0. Must have successfully completed written & oral examinations and be completing a thesis or dissertation, rather than a creative component.

Toni and Bill Stone Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as s full time undergraduate or graduate student in the COE at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have a minimum of 3.0 GPA. Must exhibit financial need. Must demonstrate good character.

Xerox Corporation Endowed Scholarship – Undergraduate or graduate— Must be an Oklahoma resident who is enrolled as a full-time student in the COE at OSU. Must show outstanding potential for the teaching professional.

Clayton A. Morgan Excellence Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must be dedicated to academic excellence. Must have great faith in the human potential and must be excited about that faith being expressed in helpful, constructive ways. Must desire to be an instrument in helping people come alive in maximizing their potential. First preference shall be given to a student with a career goal of teaching or counseling children or adults with special needs. Second preference shall be given to a student with a career goal of teaching or counseling children or adults in general.

Georgan Wallace Reitmeier Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be enrolled as a full time student in the College of Education at OSU. Must intend to teach. Must have earned a minimum of 3.0 GPA.

Wendell A. Sharpton Family Endowed Scholarship -- Undergraduate or graduate- Must be a full-time student entering his/her senior year in the COE at OSU. Must be majoring in elementary or secondary education and preparing to enter the field of public school teaching; or the recipient must have taught a minimum of one full school year, having qualified for study in the Graduate College, and be enrolled in the program of graduate study in the field of elementary or secondary education. Must have a cumulative 3.25 GPA. Financial need will be a consideration; however, the selection committee need not award the scholarship to the neediest student if another applicant with evident financial need has a proven record of achievement significantly greater than the student deemed to be the neediest. Preference shall be given to a student who attended and graduated from Charles Page High School and who is from the Sand Springs, Oklahoma area.  Should there be no qualified candidates from the Sand Springs area, the scholarship shall be awarded to a resident of Oklahoma who meets the selection criteria. Any student who receives any other endowed scholarship awarded by the COE shall not be eligible for this scholarship during the same semester he/she is awarded the other scholarship.

Terence J. Mills Endowed Environmental Education Scholarship -- Graduate -  Must be a graduate student enrolled in at least 6 hours at OSU. Must be an elementary or secondary education major working toward an advanced degree in the Environmental Science Graduate program, with specialization in Environmental Education. Special consideration shall be given, in order, to students that are 1) Native American, 2) female or 3) to other applicants who meet the criteria listed above.
 

Special Education

Jan Jewell Endowed Scholarship-- Graduate / Undergraduate –  Must be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student or a graduate student carrying at least 6 hours. Must be enrolled in the College of Education at OSU. First preference shall be given to an undergraduate student with a career goal of teaching in the area of special education. Second preference shall be given to a graduate student majoring in special education. If no applicant meets the above criteria, a student with a career goal of teaching or counseling children or adults will be considered.