Education Scholarships

Questions about SNU School of Education scholarships? Please call the SNU School of Education at (405) 491-6317.

EDUCATION

Eskridge, Dr. Mary E. Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Mr. Rod Eskridge, husband
  • Provides scholarships for senior education majors for awarding during their "student teaching" semester
  • Recipients must reflect SNU's motto of "Character-Culture-Christ"
  • $400 minimum increments

Gibbens, Mildred L. Memorial Scholarship

  • Established through the Estate of Mildred L. Gibbens
  • Provides financial aid for full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the School of Education preparing to be teachers
  • Amount varies

Green, Olga Memorial Scholarship

  • Established through the Estate of Olga Green
  • Provides need-based scholarships for teacher education majors with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 Incoming freshman with a 21 ACT score may also apply
  • Amount varies

Keller, Bill & Theona Memorial Scholarship

  • Established and funded through the Estate of William & Theona Keller
  • Any classification, need-based, no other restrictions
  • Amount varies

Langford, Merna (Banz) Education Scholarship

  • Established by Rev. & Mrs. James Langford
  • Provides need-based scholarships for senior education students preparing for public teaching
  • Minimum 2.5 GPA required

McLain, Ruth Memorial Scholarship

  • Established and funded by her extended family
  • Provides funds for a senior female majoring in early childhood or elementary education
  • Selection is based on financial need and cumulative GPA
  • Amount varies

Neely, David & Myrtle Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by the Neely Family
  • Provides general scholarships for education majors
  • Amount varies

Overholt, Elbert & Esther Memorial Scholarship – Teacher Education

  • Established and funded by the Elbert & Esther Overholt Family Trust
  • Preparing for a career in Teacher Education
  • Any classification, no other restrictions
  • Amount varies

Posey, Shirley Joy Bell Scholarship - Secondary Education/English or Journalism

  • Restricted to full-time upper-division students
  • Must be pursuing a career in Secondary Education, teaching English or Journalism
  • Amount varies

Rice, Dr. C. Wayne & Kay Scholarship - Special Education

  • Provides funds for junior or senior education students planning to achieve a graduate degree, with a preference to students entering "Special Education"
  • Minimum 3.4 GPA required
  • Amount varies

Sheldon-Merriman, Dr. Dorothy Memorial Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Dr. Dorothy Sheldon Merriman
  • Provides need-based scholarships to education majors
  • Amount varies

Spruce Family Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by the Estate of R.E. Spruce, and funded by Dr. Rhoda Spruce Newman
  • Provides $1,000 awards to full-time students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • At least two scholarships shall be awarded annually to education majors during their "student teaching" semester of their senior year
  • $1000 award increments

Troutman, Paula Stroud Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Rev. Robert Troutman
  • Preference for student entering Secondary Education
  • Freshman not eligible to apply
  • Based on financial need

Troutman, Wilma Memorial Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Rev. & Mrs. Robert Troutman
  • Provides need-based scholarships for upper division students with a major in early childhood or elementary education
  • Amount varies

Walraven, Maurice Memorial Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Mrs. Katherine Walraven, wife, and Mr. Orville Walraven, son.
  • Provides need-based scholarships to senior education majors, with a preference to students entering "Special Education."
  • Recipients must reflect SNU's motto of "Character-Culture-Christ."
  • Amount varies

ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

Barrett, Lloyd & Nina Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by the Estate of Lloyd & Nina Barrett
  • Provides funds for students pursuing a degree in elementary education, with a preference to students from the Hooker (Okla.) Church of the Nazarene
  • Amount varies

Beaver, Dr. Joy Scholarship - Early Childhood Education

  • Established and funded by the former students and friends of Dr. Joy Beaver
  • Restricted to full-time students completing a concentration in Early Childhood Education
  • Requires a minimum 2.5 GPA
  • Amount varies

Brooks, Christina Jean Memorial Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Dan & Sheila Brooks, parents
  • Provides minimum grants of $1,000 to unmarried incoming freshman females, and/or senior females during their "student teaching" semester, majoring in early childhood or elementary education
  • Recipients must be a member of the Church of the Nazarene, Oklahoma preference, with a minimum ACT score of 18 for incoming freshman, or a cumulative GPA of 2.8
  • $1,500 increments

Holom, Daniel & Vickie Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Mr. & Mrs. Daniel Holom
  • Provides funds for junior or senior elementary education majors with a cumulative GPA of 2.8
  • Amount varies

Killgore, Helen Memorial Scholarship - Elementary Education

  • Established and funded by Mike & Kay Killgore, son & daughter-in-law
  • Verifiable financial need for student preparing to teach at Elementary Education-level
  • Amount varies

Lamb, Harry & Auleen Scholarship –Elementary Education

  • Established and funded by Mrs. Auleen Lamb Lance
  • Restricted to Junior or Senior Elementary Education majors
  • Must have completed at least one year of education at SNU
  • Amount varies

Lowe, Fern V. Memorial Scholarship - Early Childhood Education

  • Established through the Bequest of Fern V. Lowe
  • Any level of classification eligible
  • Preference for Elementary or Early Childhood Education major
  • Amount Varies 

McDaniel, Georgia Bayles Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by the friends and family of Georgiana Bayles McDaniel
  • Provides funds for upper-division elementary education majors, of high moral character, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Amount varies

Newman, Stella Memorial Scholarship

  • Established through the Estate of Stella Newman
  • Provides funds for Oklahoma residents who are pursuing a career in teaching, majoring in elementary education, and reflect SNU's mission of "Character-Culture-Christ"
  • Amount varies

Owens, Glendola & Marion Memorial Scholarship

  • Established by the Estate of Glendola & Marion Owens
  • Provides funds for junior or senior early childhood or elementary education majors
  • Amount varies

Phelps, Dr. Ron & Shirley Scholarship

  • Established and funded by Dr. Ron & Shirley Phelps
  • Restricted to Senior-level Elementary Education majors with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • $750 increments 

EQUESTRIAN STUDIES EDUCATION

 Ingram, Mike & Sheila Scholarship - Equestrian Studies

  • Established and funded by Mike & Sheila Ingram
  • Provides awards for students enrolled in SNU's Equestrian Program
  • Amount varies

Please note:  All scholarships are available only to traditional students in traditional programs unless otherwise specified.