Director of Higher Education
P.O. Box 765
Ph: (918) 542-1853
Fx: (918) 542-4694
Monday - Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Spring 17 Funding Closes on February 28th, 2017. All items must be post-marked by this date.
If you haven’t filled out your FAFSA for the 2017-2018 academic year, now is the time!
Don’t forget! Summer 2017 Funding opens on May 1st.
+MAKE SURE YOU HAVE ADEQUATE POSTAGE WHEN MAILING YOUR APPLICATION. WE CANNOT ACCEPT APPLICATIONS THAT ARE MAILED AFTER THE DEADLINE BECAUSE THEY WERE RETURNED THE FIRST TIME DUE TO INSUFFICIENT POSTAGE.
+MAKE SURE YOUR EMAIL AND PHONE NUMBERS ARE CURRENT.
+MAKE SURE YOU HAVE COMPLETED THE APPLICATION AND INCLUDED ALL REQUIRED DOCUMENTATION.
**DON’T FORGET…funding for spring and fall semesters in now up to and including 15 credit hours. Summer remains at 6 credit hours.
**GRADUATE STUDENTS are now eligible for higher ed funding as well.
ATTENTION ALL QUAPAW TRIBE COLLEGE STUDENTS AND GRAD STUDENTS:
SPRING 2017 FUNDING OPENS
Exciting new Opportunities and Internships
Ernest F. Hollings Undergraduate Scholarship
The *National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)* is
pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate
students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric
science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of
NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year
for participation in the *Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings)* and
*Educational Partnership Program (EPP) *scholarship programs. These
scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and
summer internship opportunities at NOAA facilities across the country.
UPCOMING EVENTS, ACTIVITIES, & IMPORTANT DATES:
SUMMER 16 FUNDING OPENS 5/1/16
FALL FUNDING OPENS 7/1/16
EXCITING SCHOLARSHIP NEWS!
The Oklahoma Indian Gaming Association is offering the John Marley Scholarship Fund. Any student whose guardian or parent is an employee of the Oklahoma casino industry is eligible. The Quapaw Tribe Higher Education department has copies available at the Tribal Administration Building. The DEADLINE IS MAY 1st, 2017.
Native American Scouting Combine
Top-tier coaches will be on hand to evaluate the State's top Native American football players.This intense combine is an exciting time for athletes and a key step in achieving their dreams of playing at a next level, while improving their football skills. Click here
for more information.
Check out this highlight link from last year!
Checkout this scholarship website!
Plenty of scholarships—apply here
must complete the “History of the Quapaw Tribe” essay (no exceptions).
may choose to complete the Option #1 Essay “Educational Goals & Use of Funding”
complete the Summer/Fall 2015 Alternative essay “Quapaw Pow-wows.” (If you complete it for Summer, you cannot use it for your Fall essay.)
The Application and Essays are on a new page. Click here find it and the Higher Education Guidelines.
THE APPLICATION PERIODS FOR HIGHER EDUCATION FUNDING ARE:
Semester Opens Closes
Spring Nov. 1st Last day of February
Summer May 1st July 31st
Fall July 1st September 30th