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.
Bacone Scholarship Opportunities
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These are awards offered directly from the school. Only one institutional scholarship may be applied at a time.
Bacone Academic Honor Scholarships
Two (2) available
This scholarship includes: Tuition, Room & Board.
Students are responsible for fees and books.
Students must have a 3.0 GPA (high school or transfer student)
Students must be fully admissible to Bacone College
Student must be Pell eligible
Student must maintain a 2.5 GPA
Native American Preference
American Indian Learn and Work Scholarships
This scholarship includes: Tuition, Room and Board.
Students are responsible for fees and books.
This student must qualify for FULL PELL. Once federal and state aid have been applied, Bacone College will cover the remaining cost, an average of $15,000 a year!!!
Students are also required to provide 10 hours of community service on campus throughout the semester.
Students must possess and maintain a 2.0 GPA and be enrolled in a federally or state recognized tribe
Alexander Posey Native American Scholarship
This scholarship awards any native student $10,000 a year.
This student must be fully admissible.
Students must be enrolled in a federally or state recognized tribe
Bacone occasionally receives special invitations for unique scholarship opportunities. These are just a small sample of the many private scholarship opportunities available every year. Links in this section will take you away from Bacone.edu. Bacone College is not responsible for the content of these websites.
Daughters of the American Revolution (Feb 15)
Several scholarships of differing amounts are available to ambitious students. Please examine these opportunities at the link below:
The SENTIENT Furniture Scholarship (Feb 28)
This $1,000 scholarship is open to creative-minded students. Please read the rules at the link below:
Christian Community Credit Union’s 2020 Scholarships for Success (Mar 31)
Students with a checking account at Christian Community Credit Union (new or existing) can earn a multi-year scholarship of up to $1,000 per year. Please read the rules at the link below:
TodayTix 2020 Education Scholarship (Mar 31)
A $1,000 scholarships is being offered to students majoring in theater, journalism, or English studies. An essay and a GPA of 2.5 or better are required. Please read the rules at the link below:
Creative Arts Impact Scholarship (Apr 30)
This $2,500 scholarship is being offered to students who believe that art can have a global impact. All majors are welcome. A GPA of 3.0 or better are required. Please read the rules at the link below:
Credit Sesame Financial Literacy Scholarship (Apr 30)
This $2,500 scholarship is being offered to students of any major. An essay and a GPA of 3.0 or better are required. Please read the rules at the link below:
Shinesty Work Hard, Play Hard Scholarships (Apr 30)
Two different $2,500 scholarships are being offered to students who know how to work hard and play hard. Please read the rules at the link below:
The Sure Oak Be Awesome Scholarship (July 15)
This $1,000 scholarship is being offered to awesome students of any major. An essay is required. Please read the rules at the link below:
The KompareIt Higher Education Scholarship For Those Who Have Lost A Parent (September 15)
This $1,000 scholarship is being offered to full-time students who have lost a parent. An essay is required. Please read the rules at the link below:
Choctaw Nation Technology Allowance (open)
The Choctaw Nation is accepting applications from tribal members for the Technology Allowance program who have completed 12 credit hours or more. A 2.5 GPA and current enrollment of at least six hours are required. Please read more about the program at:
More Resources 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 easier. Each link in this section will take you away from Bacone.edu. Bacone College is not responsible for the content of these websites.
- Scholarships.com lists over 3.7 million local, state and national college scholarships and grants and attempts to match these to your profile.
- JLV College Counseling breaks down scholarships by month that applications are due, along with other helpful lists.
- Discover Early Childhood EDU maintains resources for future educators, including a list of scholarships.
- Nursing.org offers both general financial aid information and also minority scholarship information for future health-care workers.
- ScholarshipOwl.com allows you to submit for hundreds of scholarships with just a single application. The site uses your information to find all of the scholarships in its database that you might qualify for and you are easily able to apply to one or all of them at once. A subscription may be required for this service.