Foundation Scholarships

Foundation Scholarship Opportunities

There are several foundation scholarship applications open! Apply Now!

Here is a summarized list of requirements, for full details click on the name of the scholarship. Due dates may vary. 

Carlton Wright Sand Springs Home Scholarship
Deadline: July 28, 2021
Must have lived at the Sand Springs Home (including Sand Springs Children’s Home and Family Village) at some point during their childhood. Must be an enrolled full time (at least 12 hours a semester) student with a 2.5 GPA.
1 award of $1725

GRDA/NSU Scenic Rivers and Watershed Research Fellowship 2021-2022
Deadline: July 28, 2021
Must be a junior or senior. GPA: 2.5 
The Research Fellowship Program is designed to allow students to pursue research on the Oklahoma Scenic Rivers and watershed, in the areas of environmental science, aquatic and terrestrial wildlife, water quality, and management. Recipients of the scholarship will be required to locate a research adviser and develop and implement a research project with the help of NSU faculty and GRDA staff members. Students must register for the GRDA Scenic Rivers Research credit each semester. Students will also be required to present their research at least one local/ regional conference and at NSU Undergraduate Research Day during the spring semester.  

GRDA/NSU $1,000 Graduate Research Stipend Fall 2021
Deadline: August 16, 2021

The GRDA-NSU $1,000 Graduate Stipend is offered to graduate students at Northeastern State University (Any campus). Applicants must write responses to all of the essay prompts provided. Graduate stipends are provided on a semester basis. 

GRDA-NSU $500 Undergraduate Research Stipend
Deadline: August 11, 2021
The GRDA-NSU $500 Research Stipend has been designed to provide two students at Northeastern State University (Tahlequah Campus) with research opportunities with biologists of the GRDA Scenic Rivers and Watershed Research Laboratory during the fall 2021 semester. Student must be a freshman or sophomore. 

The Helen L. Alred Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: July 28, 2021
Applicant must have attended Shady Grove School District C026 at least 3 consecutive years. They must also be a full time junior or senior with at least a 3.0 GPA.
1 award of $300

Almost all of our Foundation Scholarships are applied for when you fill out a general scholarship application. If any become available that require a separate application we will send out an email and post the information here.

To view a complete list of scholarships available through the NSU Foundation Office, please visit the Endowment Fund Description page.

If you have any questions about the scholarships, applications, or requirements, please contact the Scholarship Office. Please do not contact the donors directly, as IRS regulations and federal law prevent them from being involved in the selection of scholarship recipients. 

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