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Scholarships & Grants

We want every student to find their maximum amount of potential aid, whatever their background or circumstances. Whether you qualify for academic scholarship, government grant, or other outside assistance, we will work with you to tailor a program that makes Bacone possible — and makes sense for the long term. 

Institutional Aid

Information about Bacone scholarships has been consolidated to the scholarship section of our main Financial Aid page.

Tribal Scholarships and Grants

Cherokee Nation

https://scholarships.cherokee.org/

Cherokee Nation Foundation

http://www.cherokeenationfoundation.org/scholarships

Choctaw Nation

Fall applications are accepted from July 15th to October 1st.  Spring applications are accepted from January 2nd to March 1st.

https://www.choctawnation.com/higher-education-0

Choctaw Nation Technology Allowance

The one-time allowance is to be used toward technology purchases only at select technology retailers.

https://www.choctawnation.com/technology-allowance-program 

Muskogee (Creek) Nation 

https://www.mcn-nsn.gov/services/education-training/higher-education/undergraduate-grants/

Muskogee (Creek) Nation Foundation

http://creeknationfoundation.org/scholarships/

Navajo Nation 

https://onnsfa.org/

Search Engines and Curated Lists for Private Scholarships and Grants

There are many sources of financial assistance available to students.  Below are a few popular websites which can make finding scholarships and grants easier.  Each link in this section will take you away from Bacone.edu.  Bacone College is not responsible for the content of these websites.

AccessScholarships.com: a scholarship search engine

AccessLex Law School Scholarship Databank: a curated list for ambitious students considering law school

The Daughters of the American Revolution: a curated scholarship portal

Discover Early Childhood EDU: curated information for future educators

Fastweb: a search engine for financial aid, internships, and more

JLV College Counseling: curated scholarship information including but not limited to:

LendEDU: a curated list of scholarships and grant opportunities for minority students

Nurse Journal: offers both general financial aid information and also minority scholarship information for future health-care workers.

PeduL: find scholarships and apply all in one place

Purdue Global: a curated list of minority nursing scholarship listings

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search: new scholarships are added daily to this search engine

Scholarship Guide for Native American Students: a curated list maintained by MastersInPsychology.com

ScholarshipOwl: submit for hundreds of scholarships with just a single application; membership may be required

Scholarships.com: lists over 3.7 million local, state and national college scholarships and grants; browse by theme or create an account to have scholarships matched to your profile.

Study.com: a curated list of 2021 college scholarships for women

 

Private Scholarships and Grants by submission deadline

Bacone occasionally receives information about unique scholarship opportunities.  These are just a small sample of the many thousands of private scholarship opportunities available every year.

Disclaimer:  These listings are for information purposes and should not be considered endorsements of a person or organization.  Links in this section will take you away from Bacone.edu.  Bacone College is not responsible for the content of these websites.

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Discover® $5,000 Scholarship Award 

Sign up for emails to get helpful college tips and resources.  No purchase or student loan required.

https://www.discover.com/student-loans/college-planning/scholarships/award

LA Tutors 123 Innovation in Education Scholarship

For ambitious students with a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and who have designed an innovative project that makes a difference in the lives of others.  An essay and letter of recommendation is required.  $500 is awarded each month.  Entries are accepted from the 1st to the 20th of each month.

https://www.latutors123.com/scholarships/innovation-in-education/ 

Ending June 5, 2021 

PixelPlex $2000 Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship 

For students in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), as well as economics and business.  Essay topic: identify new uses or solutions for any of: a) Blockchain, b) Artificial Intelligence, c) Internet of Things, or d) Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality.

https://pixelplex.io/scholarship/ 

Ending June 15, 2021 

24×7 Doctors Answering Service Scholarship

For one U.S. undergraduate in medical, business, advertising, marketing, or any field to build upon their future.

https://24x7doctorsansweringservice.com/scholarship/ 

Ending June 20, 2021 

AX Control, Inc. Academic Scholarship

For students of all majors who will attend during fall 2021.  Essay topic: a personal account of a small business that has impacted his/her life, or of an ambition he/she may have to establish their own business.

https://www.axcontrol.com/scholarship 

Ending June 30, 2021 

Share Your Story With Homekitchenary

For out-of-state students.  Essay topic: Write a minimum 800/1000 words story describing what it was like when you moved to out-of-state college.

https://homekitchenary.com/share-story-with-homekitchenary/ 

The Earnest Scholarship

Earnest is giving away $250,000 in scholarships.  No essays. No entry fees. Enter for a chance to win one of 50 Earnest Scholarships and you could get $5,000 for books, tuition, and more.

https://www.earnest.com/student-loans/scholarship 

$1,000 Too Cool to Pay for School Scholarship

For High school, college, and graduate school students of all years. Must be currently enrolled in school or planning on enrolling within 24 months. Repeats quarterly.

https://accessscholarships.com/1k-too-cool-to-pay-for-school  

Ending July 1, 2021 

2021/2022 Rizio Lipinsky $5,000 Law Scholarship

In an essay of 1,000 words or less, explain why you’re inspired to become an attorney, and how you plan to use your law degree to fight for justice for others.

https://www.riziolawfirm.com/scholarship/

Shine Your Own Way 2021 Scholarship

In a short essay, answer the question: “If you were a shirt, what kind of shirt would you be?”

https://hyperfavor.com/pages/scholarship 

Ending July 15, 2021 

The Sure Oak Be Awesome Scholarship 

Open to all college students.

https://www.sureoak.com/scholarship

Ending July 17, 2021 

2021-2022 ISN Skilled Trade & Technology Scholarships

Applicants must be enrolled as a high school senior, or in a community college, undergraduate, graduate, technical college, or vocational program

https://www.inspectionsupport.net/resources/scholarships/

Ending July 31, 2021 

The CE Shop 2021-2022 Give Back Scholarship

Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university as a full-time student

https://www.theceshop.com/scholarship

Clear Path Lending Scholarship

For undergraduate and graduate students at a U.S. College.  Essay topic: Do you think owning a home is important? Why or why not?

https://www.clearpathlendingscholarship.com/

Ending August 1, 2021 

2021 Michael Moody Fitness Scholarship

For students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience, and interest in pursuing a career in the health and fitness related fields.  Essay topic: a personal account of a small business that has impacted his/her life, or of an ambition he/she may have to establish their own business.

https://www.michaelmoodyfitness.com/student-scholarship-chicago

Ending August 25, 2021 

Maheen & Co . Business and E-Commerce Scholarship Program

Essay topic: a motivational essay of 800 to 1200 words.

https://maheenandco.com/scholarship-program/

Ending September 1, 2021 

Court Records Scholarship

For students who are interested in justice.  Essay questions: How does having clear and prompt access to court records help you as a professional?  How do they help prevent future crime?  How do your local news-people, government officials, and legal professionals view the issue? (interviews encouraged)  APA/MLA citation may be required.

https://www.courtrecords.org/scholarship/

EducationDegree.com $1,000 Emerging Leader in Education Scholarship

For students who are preparing to be a teacher and have a 3.5 GPA.  Essay topic: Tell us about your path to a career in education and why you chose it. Maybe you had one of those amazing teachers that brought so much love and compassion to their work that it inspired you to want to be a teacher one day too.

https://www.educationdegree.com/annual-scholarship/

Finale Inventory $3,000 Essay Scholarship

For students interested in a career in supply chain management or logistics.  A 3.0 GPA is required.  Essay topic: a 1000-word personal statement describing their long-term career aspirations in the supply chain or operations field.

https://www.finaleinventory.com/finale-inventory-scholarship

Ending September 15, 2021 

2021 Good Book Summary Scholarship

Write a 2000 to 3000 word book summary describing the main chapters.

https://goodbooksummary.com/scholarship/  

Ending September 30, 2021 

2021 INS Global Scholarship

Write about a professional experience where you used your core values to overcome a challenge or execute a project or difficult task.

https://ins-globalconsulting.com/scholarship/ 

NuView Treatment Center Scholarship Opportunity

For students whose lives have been impacted by addiction.  Essay topic: Share your story about addiction and recovery.

https://nuviewtreatment.com/blog/nuview-treatment-center-scholarship-opportunity

Achieving a Sustainable Future Through Solar Energy Scholarship

Essay Topic: How could you use your education to make a more sustainable future?

https://destinymarketingsolutions.com/digital-marketing-services/solar/scholarship/ 

 

Ending October 25, 2021 

Design For Recovery Sober Living Scholarship Opportunity

For students whose lives have been impacted by addiction.  Essay topic: a 500-1000 word story about your experiences 

https://designforrecovery.com/sober-living/design-for-recovery-college-scholarship/

Ending October 30, 2021 

Shinesty Work Hard and Play Hard Scholarships

Two scholarships, each for $2500, are being offered to students who work hard or play hard.

https://www.shinesty.com/pages/collegiate-scholarships

Ending December 3, 2021 

Lighthouse Recovery Academic Scholarship

Applicants must be attending or have been accepted to an accredited university, college or community college.  Preference will be given to those with a field of study in Addiction or Mental Health. Includes, but is not limited to: Psychology, Psychiatry, Social Work, Therapy, Counseling, and Sociology.

https://lighthouserecoverytx.com/academic-scholarships/ 

Ending December 5, 2021 

PixelPlex $2000 Bi-Annual STEM Scholarship (Fall award)

For students in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), as well as economics and business.  Essay topic: identify new uses or solutions for any of: a) Blockchain, b) Artificial Intelligence, c) Internet of Things, or d) Augmented Reality/Virtual Reality.

https://pixelplex.io/scholarship/ 

Ending December 15, 2021 

Allied Van Lines Logistics Scholarship 2021

Submit a brief essay of between 400 and 800 words, detailing why a career in logistics/supply chain management is your choice.

https://www.allied.com/scholarship

North American Van Lines 2021 Logistics Scholarship Competition

Submit a brief essay of between 400 and 800 words, detailing why a career in logistics/supply chain management is your choice.

https://www.northamerican.com/scholarship

WeldingInfoCenter Annual Welding Scholarship

The participant must be enrolled, currently attending, or planning to be enrolled in a university or institution.  A minimum 3.0 GPA (on a 4.0 scale) is required.  The participant can only submit one essay.

https://weldinginfocenter.com/scholarship/ 

Ending December 31, 2021 

Smile By Design Free Scholarship

For US and Canadian college students.  Essay topic:  how you would grow a dental business using the latest technology.

https://www.smilebydesigndental.ca/smile-by-design-scholarship

Ending January 15, 2022 

2021 Trial Pro, P.A. $5000 Annual Scholarship Award

Open to full-time college students pursuing an Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or Master’s degree in an accredited university.  Applicant must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and maintain it throughout academic year.  Student must be a US citizen or permanent resident..

https://www.trialpro.com/scholarships/