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Millie Schafer Sitzman Award

Millie Schäfer Sitzman Award

This scholarship is to honor the memory of Millie Schäfer Sitzman, whose interest from early years focused on missionaries in Africa. The scholarship is for University of Oklahoma students in a program of international study.

The award is given on a competitive basis to qualified undergraduate and graduate students. The recipient should demonstrate (1) high academic achievement, (2) participation in campus activities, and (3) involvement in the community at large. 

Scholarship applicants must meet the following specific criteria:

  • Must be a full-time, regularly enrolled student in a program of international study at the University of Oklahoma
  • Must maintain at least a 3.0 overall grade point average on a 4.0 scale
  • Qualified students may be considered for either an initial award or a subsequent award if, in the opinion of the selection committee, said student is making satisfactory progress toward graduation and needs supplemental financial assistance
  • Must not be an immediate family member of the Donor

Deadline: February 1.


Any student unable to complete the program will be required to return the full amount of the award to the College of International Studies.

Apply for the Award