Below are several scholarships and grants that are not awarded by Ouachita but are available to Ouachita students. You must apply for these scholarships independently. Additionally, we have provided several scholarship search sites that you may wish to use. While the Student Financial Services office does try to screen the scholarship sites below, OBU is not responsible for the information contained on these sites nor the validity of the scholarships. Remember, you should never have to pay to apply for a scholarship.
Arkansas Resident Scholarships
General Scholarships and Out of State Resident Scholarships
All others can find contact information on the ETV Program website.
The Legacy Scholarship Program was established in 1986 as a separate nonprofit corporation governed by the Scottish Rite Masons of Texas for the sole purpose of providing educational scholarships for former patients of Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. Since 1986, the program has awarded more than 2,000 scholarships totaling more than $3 million. Visit website for more details: http://www.tsrhc.org/legacy-scholarship-program .
Todd McCord Scholarship Applications should be mailed to:
First Baptist Church
811 Port Arthur Ave.
Mena, AR 71953
Varsity Tutors holds a monthly $1,000 college scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly prompt. Essays are reviewed by Varsity Tutors at the end of the month and one winner is subsequently chosen to receive the $1,000 college scholarship. Interested students can enter the contest here: http://www.varsitytutors.com/college-scholarship .
(501) 296-1600 Arkansas Residents
(318) 326-3232 Louisiana Residents
(903) 255-3220 Texas Residents
All others should contact their local Vocational Rehabilitation Office.
Current Undergraduate only Scholarships
Free Scholarship Searches
These web sites contain valuable scholarship and financial aid information. Remember, private scholarship searches require patience and persistence, as well as an early start. These searches are free of charge. Please do not pursue scholarship searches which require a fee for processing your application information!
- Adventures in Education
- Arkansas Community Foundation
- Arkansas Student Loan Authority
- College is Possible
- Chegg- http://www.chegg.com/scholarships
- Epsilom Sigma Alpha Foundation – Enter your state to search.
- ISTS – Click on the “online application portal” link to get started.
- Scholarship America
- Scholarship Experts
- School Soup