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Students – your chances to receive free money increase substantially if you apply for several scholarships.  Scholarships are awarded based on merit, need, skill, hobbies, family history, athletics, writing ability, and much more.

We also encourage Seniors to apply for 2-3 per scholarship per week and Juniors to apply for 1-2 scholarships per week.


Edmond Memorial Counselor’s Corner – Scholarships Opportunities

Scholarships 101 from UCanGo2.org

Are you looking for money?  Paying for college with Grants, Scholarships, and Federal Loans.

Scholarship Success Guide

17 Scholarship Mistakes to Avoid

Financial Aid 101

Application for scholarships open on October 1
An essay is required for most of these scholarships.

The Oklahoma City Community Foundation is YOUR community partner to help you get to the school of your dreams! Every year, more than 800 students team up with us to double down on school-provided financial aid by applying for one of our 150+ scholarships available. The awards range from $2,000 all the way up to $20,000 for your education! And, you can even discover renewable scholarships for support throughout all four years of college! Click here for the OCCF 20-21 Scholarship Flyer
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ESA scholarships application.  Completed applications are accepted online beginning September 1 and ending February 1 at 11 PM MST to be considered for the scholarships this academic year.
ESA Foundation offers more than 200 scholarships each year.  Information about scholarship requirements and applications is available on the ESA website:  here.

This is what we use for ICAP.   Starting with Seniors 2023 you need to use your school-issued account.  Students at EMHS have an account:  User Name EPS then your Edmond Student ID.  If necessary you can reset your password and the email you will use is your school email.  

Free money! That’s right – winning a scholarship means money is given to you and you don’t have to pay it back. You don’t have to be a straight-A student, either. There are scholarships for a lot of different things.

OKCollegeStart.Org – has developed a new database to help students search for scholarships.  Make an account on Okcollegestart.org – Click on Financial Aid Planning – then Find Scholarships.

For a list of scholarships click here:  Scholarship Corner – OKCollegeStarts.org 

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UCanGo2.org Scholarships

Fastweb’s Scholarship Directory 

Oklahoma Edge – OKedge.com offers Financial Aid & Scholarships resources to help connect students to financial aid and scholarship opportunities.

Bring Back the Trades Scholarship for High School Students entering into Trades after graduation

To apply for the scholarship simply click the button below and fill out the form or email your essay to essays@bringbackthetrades.com.

Click Here to Apply

Applicants must be seniors in high school or an accredited program pursuing a post-secondary education in trade and industry, live in the USA, and submit a letter of recommendation, and a picture.  Monthly awards are given.


Scholarship Search

FastWeb.com There is also an app for your phone www.myscholly.com
There is also an app for your phone.
JLV’s Scholarship Database
Scholarship Search
U.S. Department of Labor
Sallie Mae Scholarship Search Scholarships360.org
StudentScholarshipSearch.com www.chegg.com
College Board – BigFuture.collegeboard.org
Scholarship Search
HighFiveScholarships.com Colleges.niche.com
www.cappex.com/ Scholarsnapp.org – College Board
Oklahoma Scholarship & Grant Programs www.tuitionfundingsources.com
CollegeXpress.com Get Schooled – The best scholarship Website
www.goodcall.com/scholarships/ https://www.tuitionfundingsources.com/
Nothing should stand in your way of a college education—not the cost, your immigrant status, or the lack of financial aid




Oklahoma’s Promise

Oklahoma’s Promise is a financially based tuition scholarship that pays the cost of tuition for enrollment at a public Oklahoma college or university. It pays a portion of these costs for students that wish to attend a private school, as well as for courses at certain public technology centers.

Enrollment must be done when the student is in 8th, 9th, 10th, or 11th grade. The deadline each year is typically at the end of June, and applications are available each year in August. Check online for a current application.

NEW 22-23 Students whose parents’ federal adjusted gross maximum income limits are based on the number of dependent children in the family:

$60,000 for parents with 1-2 dependent children

$70,000 for parents with 3-4 dependent children

$80,000 for parents with 5 or more dependent children

Contact the counselor’s office if you have any questions.

Oklahoma Promise


Additional Resources

Scholarships4School.com www.startwithfafsa.org
Types of Financial Aid U.S. Department of Education
FAFSA Oklahoma 529 College Saving Plan
CollegeCovered.com, a FREE resource on planning and paying for college, with your students and parents. LendEDU is a website that helps consumers learn about and compare financial products, including student loans, personal loans, credit cards, insurance products, banking products, and more. Our goal is to help you make confident decisions.