Scholarships and Waivers

**Please note:  institutional scholarship funds are limited.  Meeting the application deadline and fulfilling application requirements does not guarantee an award of scholarship funds.**

Dependent Child Tuition Waiver (DCTW)

The OU Dependent Child Tuition Waiver, or DCTW, Program enhances tuition assistance options by providing a full resident tuition waiver for full-time undergraduate students who are children of employees and who are properly enrolled as dependents in the University's medical insurance plan.

Complete details, including the benefits, eligibility criteria, and the application process can be found here.

HSC Scholarships

For information on institutional scholarships, contact your college's Student Affairs office.

Sooner Heritage Scholarships

Sooner Heritage Scholarship applications for 2022 are now closed. Selections will be made by September.

Students awarded the Sooner Heritage Scholarship must be enrolled at least half-time at the time of disbursement to retain their eligibility.

Tuition Waivers

All students apply by completing the FAFSA. Eligible students will be considered each year as long as they remain in good academic standing. Funds are awarded on a first-come, first-served basis and typically exhausted by January 1.

Employee Tuition Waivers

Full-time University of Oklahoma employees at any OU campus who are enrolled in supported programs are eligible for a benefit that waives partial tuition and several fees.

Please visit here for more details.

Ted Greenberg Memorial Scholarship

Graduate and undergraduate applicants must have demonstrated financial need due to a family member who is afflicted with a neurological disease or disorder.  Applicants apply with information regarding how the illness has affected the student financially. 

Applications are managed through the OU-Norman Scholarship Office. The application opens on October 1, with all applications due by February 1. Students can apply here after October 1st. 

Physicians Manpower/Oklahoma Rural Medical Scholarship Program

The Physicians Manpower Training Commission's mission is to enhance medical care in rural and underserved areas by administering scholarship incentive programs for medical and nursing personnel.  For application and deadline information that is specific to medical students, interns, and residents, to nursing students, and to physician assistant students, please visit or call 405/843-5667.

**Medical student scholarship applications are currently being accepted for students intending to practice in the area of Primary Care (specifically Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Ob/Gyn, General Internal Medicine, and Emergency Medicine) in communities outside the Oklahoma City or Tulsa metropolitan statistical areas.  Funding is $15,000 per year, tax free.**

Tulsa County Medical Society Foundation Scholarship

The Tulsa County Medical Society Scholarship Program encourages the participation of medical students in leadership activities in both the community and organized medicine in order to cultivate physician leaders of the future.  To be eligible to apply, applicants must be a legal resident of the Tulsa metro area for at least the 5 previous years, must be enrolled at the OUHSC College of Medicine, and may be in their second, third, or fourth years.  Please find the application here. Applications are also available from the Tulsa County Medical Society, 5315 S. Lewis Avenue, Tulsa, Oklahoma, 74105, by calling 918/743-6184, or by email. Completed applications must be received by the Tulsa County Medical Society office no later than July 1, 2015 and recipients will be notified in September.

Tulsa Student Scholarships

Below are several scholarship that are specific to the students on the Tulsa Schusterman campus. Please contact, OU-Tulsa Student Affairs Office, 1C76, 4502 East 41st Street, Tulsa, OK 74135, 918/660-3108 for application and deadline information.

Nursing Student Assistance Program

An overview of the program can be view through Physician Manpower Training Commission (PMTC). To apply or view additional information please visit Nursing Student Assistance Program

National Health Service Corps

Applications for scholarships from NHSC are now available. To request a NHSC scholarship application please visit their web site, National Health Service Corps (NHSC).

Indian Health Service

For loan repayment and employment opportunities with the Indian Health Services, please click here.

Native American Scholarships

Miscellaneous Scholarships

Scholarship Searches

Scholarship Search for International Students

DACA Student Resources

Resources for students identified as Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) are listed below.