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Scholarships & Grants

If you are applying for financial assistance through scholarships, grants, sponsorships or waivers, you should begin the enrollment process well in advance of your program start date. These types of financial aid can take up to six weeks or longer to process.

Accelerating Independence Scholarship

Tulsa Tech offers you the opportunity to attend tuition free with the Accelerating Independence Scholarship. This GAP scholarship is available to students through the age of 23 who have graduated from any of our in-district public, private, parochial, charter, or home-schools. Applicants must have a GED certificate or a high school transcript and complete the FAFSA.

Pathways Scholarship

The Pathways Scholarship is available to individuals in one of four of the following groups: » Who have primarily been homemakers and have become separated, divorced, widowed, or whose spouse has become disabled; » Single, pregnant women and single parents who are not married but who have custody of a child or children; » Students who desire to work in occupations that are non-traditional for their gender; or » Diverse populations. This scholarship covers a portion of the tuition cost and 100% of required books.

Career and Technology Student Organization Scholarship (CTSO)

CTSO Scholarships of up to $2,500 is available to current student members of Career and Technology Student Organizations
(CTSO) who place first, second, or third in state CTSO competitive activities or who are elected as CTSO officers
at the organizations’ district, state, or national levels. This scholarship may be used within two academic years
from when the contest was won or the student was elected an officer.

Oklahoma Promise

Oklahoma students in grades 8-10 can sign up to participate in the program, previously known as OHLAP and administered by
the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education. Once you graduate from high school and complete the curricular and
conduct requirements for the program, you may be eligible for funding from Oklahoma’s Promise to cover a portion
of the tuition cost at Tulsa Tech. Students must be enrolled in a Title IV (Pell Grant) eligible program and complete
the FAFSA.

Financial Needs Scholarship

Financial Needs Scholarships of up to $500 per year is available to students with demonstrated financial need not met by
other sources of financial assistance.

Partner School Scholarship

Partner School Scholarships of up to $2,500 is available to students who have graduated from Tulsa Tech’s public partner
school districts.

Military Tuition Waiver

Oklahoma veterans are eligible to attend one full time program tuition free. Applicants must have served active duty in the U.S. Military and have been honorably discharged within the last 15 years.

Oklahoma Army & Air National Guard Tuition Waivers

Members of the Oklahoma Army and Air National Guard are eligible to attend tuition free. Applicants must be residents of
Oklahoma and must submit documentation of certification by the Adjutant General as a member of the Oklahoma Army
or Air National Guard in good standing.

Junior Achievement Scholarship

One Junior Achievement Scholarship, of up to 600 clock hours, is available to graduating seniors who have completed the Junior Achievement School Program.

Tulsa Tech Education Foundation Scholarship

The Tulsa Tech Education Foundation offers scholarships to assist with tuition, books, uniform, test fee, and other costs.

FAFSA

A new FAFSA is required for each school year enrolled. For assistance with completing your FAFSA, contact the TRIO program
at 918-595-8600. TRIO is available to assist you in the Financial Assistance Office located at the Lemley Memorial
Campus on Monday afternoons and all day Thursday. To complete your FAFSA online go to fafsa.gov. Tulsa Tech’s school
code is 012572. When you complete the FAFSA, you are applying for the following types of grants: Pell Grant, Supplemental
Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG), and if you area resident of Oklahoma, you may be eligible for the Oklahoma
Tuition Aid Grant (OTAG). SEOG and OTAG funding is limited, therefore, to be considered, complete your FAFSA as early
as possible.

Pell Grant

Federal Pell Grant, unlike a loan, does not have to be repaid. Pell Grants are awarded to students who have not earned a
bachelor’s or a professional degree.

SEOG

The Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (SEOG) is additional grant assistance available to students with demonstrated financial need and who are Pell eligible.

OTAG

The Oklahoma Tuition Aid Grant (OTAG) is a need-based grant available to Pell eligible Oklahoma residents enrolled either
full-time or part-time.


*Tulsa Tech does not participate in the Federal Student Loan Program.