Scholarships for American Indians
Chickasaw Nation Agriculture Scholastic Program
Oklahoma Youth Expo
Attn: Scholarship Program
431 N.E. 14th Street
Oklahoma City, OK 73104
(405) 235 - 0404 Fax: (405) 235 - 1727
To provide financial assistance to members of the Chickasaw Nation who are high school seniors, exhibit at the Oklahoma Youth Expo (OYE), and plan to attend college in Oklahoma to major in any subject.
This program is open to members of the Chickasaw Nation who are high school seniors and exhibit at the OYE (membership in an Oklahoma 4-H Club or Oklahoma FFA chapter is required to exhibit). Applicants must be planning to enroll full time at an institution or higher education in Oklahoma where they may major in any subject field. They must have a Chickasaw Nation CIB card and a Chickasaw Nation Membership Card. Along with their application, they must submit 500-word essays on 1) how the junior live-stock program has contributed to their hgher educational and career pursuits, and 2) their 10-year goals in liffe and how those pursuits will help make Oklahoma a better place. Selection is based on financial need, academics, community involvement, and junior agriculture program participation.
The stipend is $2,500.
1 year; nonrenewable.
This program is sponsored by the Chickasaw Nation.
3 each year.
December of each year.