The University of Central Oklahoma is providing an award for four years of $33,000, which will be $8,250 per year to the successful students in the Leaders of Tomorrow International Scholarship.
The University of Central Oklahoma is committed to providing affordable tuition to its students and their families from all over the world. UCO recognizes and rewards student achievements by offering scholarships and awards on the basis of academic merit, talent in the fine arts, or athletics.
The University of Oklahoma (OU) is a public research university in Norman, Oklahoma. Founded in 1890, it had existed in Oklahoma Territory near Indian Territory for 17 years before the two became the state of Oklahoma. In Fall 2018 the university had 31,702 students enrolled, most at its main campus in Norman. Employing nearly 3,000 faculty members, the school offers 152 baccalaureate programs, 160 master’s programs, 75 doctorate programs, and 20 majors at the first professional level.
The university has won multiple national championships in multiple sports, including seven football national championships and two NCAA Division I baseball championships. The women’s softball team has won the national championship five times: in 2000, 2013, and consecutively in 2016 and 2017, and again most recently in 2021. The gymnastics teams have won a combined 11 national championships since 2002, with the men’s team winning eight in the last 15 years, including three consecutive titles from 2015 to 2017.
Eligibility criteria for the Leaders of Tomorrow International Scholarship.
- You must be an incoming freshman with a minimum grade point average of 2.75 GPA, active involvement in two or more student organizations
- You must not have earned any college or post-high school credit hours.
- You must have to check the entry requirements of an undergraduate degree at the university.
- You will be expected to demonstrate evidence of an adequate level of English proficiency.
Eligible Countries: International
Value of Awards: $33,000 ($8,250 per year)
Number of Awards: Not Known
Application Deadline: May 15, 2022