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    Scholarships & Awards for CIS Students

     Scholarships for IAS Students

    Scholarship

    GPA

    Area Specific

    Deadline

    Amount

    UG/G

    Percy Buchanan Award

     

    IAS Asian Studies

    Nomination

    $1,500

    UG

    Philip Farish Study Abroad Scholarship

     

    No

    Feb. 15

    $1,000

    UG/G

    P.I.G. Study Abroad Scholarship

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    IAS Students

    Feb. 15

    Varies

    UG/G

    St. Elijah’s and Anthony Shadid Award

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    Middle East Study Abroad

    Feb. 15

    $500

    UG/G

    William W. Talley II Award

    3.75 G

    IAS Students

    March 15

    $2,500

    G

    Admiral William J. Crowe, Jr. Outstanding IAS Student Award

    3.75

    IAS Senior

    Feb. 15

    $2,500

    UG

    Cole Frates Endowed Study Abroad Scholarship

    3.0

    CIS Student

    Feb. 15

    $500

    UG/G

    Student Athlete Travel Abroad Scholarship

     

    Priority to OU athletes

    Feb. 15

    $1,250

    UG/G

    Student Travel Support Grant

     

    IAS/MAIS Students

    TBD

    $750

    UG/G

    Student Internship Support Grant

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    No

    Sum: Apr. 15

    Fall: Aug. 15

    Spring: Nov 15

    $2,000

    UG/G

    Ambassador Edward J. Perkins Scholarship

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    Preference to Africa SA

    Feb. 15

    $1,000

    UG/G

    Board of Visitors Study Abroad Scholarship

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    Africa, Asia, Central and Eastern Europe, Russian and Former Soviet States, Latin America, the Caribbean and Middle East

    Feb. 15

    $1,000

    UG/G

    International Activism Award

     

    IAS Students

    Feb. 15

    $500

    UG

    Mary & Don Sherman International Networking Scholarship

    3.0

    CIS Student

    Feb. 15

    $500

    UG/G

    Mehdi Firoozabadi Iranian Studies Language Scholarship

    3.0

    Seeking to further language education in Parsi, Farsi or other Persian lan    

    Feb. 15

     Varies

    UG/G

    Millie Schafer Sitzman Scholarship

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    African Studies

    Feb. 15

    $500

    UG/G

    Molly & David Boren Study Abroad Scholarship

     

    No

    Feb. 15

    $1,500

    UG/G

    Lobeck Taylor Family Foundation Scholarship

    3.0

    Arezzo

    April 15

    $500-$5,000

    UG/G

    Stuart Family Foundation Study Abroad Scholarship

    3.0

    Arezzo

    April 15

    $500 -$5,000

    UG/G

    Seymour Feiler Scholarship

    3.0

    Clermont-Ferrand, France

    Feb. 15

    $500 - $1000

    UG

    Boren Scholars and Fellows Program (NSEP)

     

    World regions that are deemed critical to U.S. national security but less frequently studied by U.S. students

    TBA

    Up to $20,000

    UG/G

    OU Alumni Capital Club Internship Scholarship

     

    Internship in Washington DC area

    April

       $1,000

        G

    Sooner Heritage Scholarship

     

    No

    June 1

    $500-$1500

    UG/G

    Research Paper Prize

     

    African, Arabic, East Asian, or Luso-Brazilian literature, language and/or cultural studies

    Feb. 1

    $250

    UG/G

    Thomas W. Adams Best Paper Award “Resolving Conflict in the Mesiterranean Region”

     

    No

    April 25

    $750

    UG/G

    Latin American Studies Best Paper Award

     

    Latin American Studies

    Fall

    (Varies)

    $500

    UG

    Jim Grillot Photographer International Photo Award

     

    Students who have lived/studied/worked/interned abroad

    Feb. 15

    Varies

    UG/G

     

    Scholarships for International Students


    Scholarship

    GPA

    Area Specific

    Deadline

    Amount

    UG/G

    Greenberg Scholarship

    3.0

    International Student from Bulgaria, Denmark, Finland, Norway or Sweden.

     Feb. 15

    Varies

    UG/G

    Cleo Cross

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    No

    Feb. 15

    $1,000

    UG/G

    Yoshi & Koko Sasaki Japanese Scholarship

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    OU Japanese students

    Feb. 15

    $500

    UG/G

    Sue Williams Service Award

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    International Student

    Feb. 15

    $1,000

    UG/G

    Paul & Rose Sharp Scholarship

    3.0 UG

    3.5 G

    No

    Feb. 15

    $1,000

    UG/G

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    Other Scholarship Opportunities for International Students


    Norman Lions Club International: International Student of the Month

    The Norman Lions Club provides a $200 scholarship to an exceptional international student from the University of Oklahoma during the months of October, November, February, March and April. The goals of this program are to increase the diversity of the Norman Lions Club weekly meetings and ensure that international students become exposed to one of a number of service clubs that represent a unique aspect of American culture. Contact Janice Levi at jarulevi@ou.edu for details and applications.