Oklahoma Scholarships

MARC Endowment Scholarship

This scholarship is offered by the Epsilon Sigma Alpha (ESA) Foundation for students in particular states to help them ease the financial burden of their education.

Mahindra USA Women in Ag Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the National Future Farmers of American Organization for females wishing to pursue an academic career in agriculture. In a field where there are statistically less women than men, the FFA organization wishes to help women to succeed in this field.

MetLife Foundation Scholarship

Funded by the Norfolk Southern Foundation through the National FFA Foundation, this scholarship provides financial assistance to students who aim to pursue a four-year degree.

Dr. Gary M. Moore Great Plan Scholarship

The scholarship provides funds to outstanding Oklahoma high school seniors in financial need so that they may experience the educational opportunities available to them at the Oklahoma City University College of Arts and Sciences.

The Community Foundation Scholars

The scholarship is open to graduating seniors from a high school that participates in the Central Oklahoma Guidance Counselor Network and those who plan to pursue a degree at any accredited educational institution in the United States.

The Bennett Family Scholarship

The scholarship fund was established to encourage graduating seniors from single-parent homes to pursue their education beyond high school at a four year college or university with the intention of majoring in education or STEM majors.

Central Oklahoma ASHRAE Scholarship

The ASHRAE Scholarship Fund was established in 2012 to encourage further studies in the HVAC fields. This scholarship is open to Oklahoma residents and citizens within the chapter's boundaries studying in the HVACR field.

Lee Magnon Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is supported by NACE Foundation, a nonprofit organisation, which have a vision to support education and research projects relating to the science of corrosion.

Remember Your End Goal:

The career you’re seeking can determine what scholarships you may qualify for and the likelihood of securing a job after graduating. To help you understand what opportunities are out there we have done the research to find exactly what field is hiring, and how much they are willing to pay in order to fill that position.

 

Unique To Oklahoma

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Cooks, fast food Telemarketers Chief executives
Salary: $13510 $17416 $111265
# of Open Positions: 8620 5790 5450
Competition*: 1.9 2.2 2.2

 


Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Physicians and surgeons Chief executives Geoscientists, except hydrologists and geographers
Salary: $159530 $111265 $102760
# of Open Positions: 2110 5450 640
Competition*: 1.7 2.2 3.6
Job Title: Petroleum engineers Administrative law judges, adjudicators, and hearing officers Atmospheric and space scientists
Salary: $95205 $71240 $69790
# of Open Positions: 1330 250 240
Competition*: 15.6 3.1 8.4

*Competition: = This row tells us which jobs are more common in Arizona, relative to the state population, compared to their popularity in every other US states. A Local Popularity Index of 1.0 matches the average across all US states; higher and lower percentages indicate the job is proportionally more or less popular here.

Oklahoma Nationwide Stats

Top Three Positions Based Off Of Hiring

Job Title: Retail salespersons Office clerks, general Cashiers
Salary: $20960 $21826 $15266
# of Open Positions: 32620 24680 22970
Competition*: 1 1.1 0.9

 

Top Six Positions Based Off Of Salary

Job Title: Physicians and surgeons Chief executives Lawyers
Salary: $159530 $111265 $87580
# of Open Positions: 2110 5450 4750
Competition*: 1.7 2.2 1.1
Job Title: Pharmacists Financial managers General and operations managers
Salary: $80393 $69896 $68940
# of Open Positions: 2120 3210 19430
Competition*: 1.2 0.8 1.5

*Competition: = Unlike the Unique To Oklahoma table above, which shows where jobs in Oklahoma are unusually common compared to other states, the Oklahoma Nationwide Stats table lists jobs which are the most common in raw numbers in the state.