Oklahoma’s Promise

  • State: Oklahoma
  • Coverage: Statewide
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2/4 - year
  • Funding: last dollar
  • Year(s): 1996
  • Funding Source: public
  • Matriculation Age: recent high school graduates only
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): Eligible colleges, universities, and career and technology centers in OK

Oklahoma’s Promise allows 8th, 9th, or 10th-grade students from families with an income of $50,000 or less to earn a college tuition scholarship. Students must also meet academic and conduct requirements in high school.

Created in 1992 by the Legislature to help more Oklahoma families send their children to college, Oklahoma’s Promise was originally designated as the Oklahoma Higher Learning Access Program. The program is administered by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

  • Address:
    PO Box 108850
  • Oklahoma City, OK 73101
  • United States
  • Email:
    okpromise@osrhe.edu
  • Phone:
    (405) 225-9152

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