The purpose of the Ragland Family Education Foundation Scholarship Program is to provide financial assistance to Oklahoma students with limited educational funding who want to obtain a college degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM)*.
The scholarship program intends to grant $5000 renewable grants to up to two (2) qualified and deserving students in 2019. Awards will be announced before April 30, 2019.
Each Award is to be used solely for: (1) tuition and fees required for enrollment or attendance at the student’s academic institution; and fees, books, supplies, and equipment required for courses of instruction at the student’s academic institution, and (2) room and board and any other related educational expenses that the student may incur.
These awards offer:
$5000 a semester for up to a total of four (4) semesters.
Funds will be dispersed by check made payable directly to the student and mailed to the student as follows: $2500 in August, $1000 in September, $750 in October and $750 in November.
This scholarship is renewable for up to three (3) semesters as long as the student still meets the original scholarship requirements and:
Completes a minimum of 12 semester hours towards their intended degree in the previous semester.
Maintains an overall GPA of at least 2.5 in the previous semesters.
Continues making positive progress towards a STEM degree*.
Remains a full-time student in good standing with their college or university.
*While we have high regard for these fields of study, our scholarship program is not intended for degree programs in the medical services field (including, but not limited to, veterinary medicine, nursing, dermatology, speech therapy, physical therapy and/or nurse practitioners). However, medical research fields such as biomedical chemistry are included. If you have a question regarding whether your particular field of study is included in our scholarship program, please feel free to send us an inquiry through our “Contact Us” page.