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NOTE: To apply for this scholarship, please complete all of the components of the (1) General Application and then (2) the College Student Application. Meeting the eligibility criteria and submitting all required components/fields on the Senior High School Student Application will automatically move an applicant into the Lonnie & Nancy Childress Scholarship at Oklahoma Panhandle State University applicant pool.


  • GPA must greater than or equal to 2.5.
  • Eligible applicants must seniors, rising into their fifth year.
  • Applicants must have completed their athletic eligibility.
  • Must be on track to graduate at the end of their 5th year (36 credit hours or less remain to obtain a degree).
  • Must be pursuing a degree at Oklahoma Panhandle State University, Goodwell, OK.
  • Preference will be given to male (1) basketball players, (2) baseball players and (3) football players, in that order.

The Lonnie & Nancy Childress Scholarship at Oklahoma Panhandle State University Scholarship is a one-time award. Funds must be used at Oklahoma Panhandle State University for the cost of tuition, fees, required books and supplies. Payments are made directly to the school. Payments are issued in the following academic year.

The Lonnie & Nancy Childress Scholarship at Oklahoma Panhandle State University Scholarship fund is established to encourage and support fifth year, eligible athletes, who are on track to graduate.



You will be automatically considered based on your completed General Application. To complete the General Application, please sign in or sign up.

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The Jaycee Foundation of Oklahoma is honored to present scholarships to selected secondary or non-typical students. Both traditional and non-traditional students are encouraged to apply.

In an effort to stay ‘green’ the application can be found by going to our website, then click on ‘scholarship applications’. You may also take the opportunity to be notified electronically in the future.

The application should be completed in its entirety and returned to the address listed on or before June 1, 2021. The applications will be judged on appearance, neatness, completeness, ability to follow directions, content, scholastic abilities, extra curricular activities and financial need.

Our panel of judges will score each application received. Scholarship recipients will be officially notified by July 15, 2021.

Download the PDF Application

Scholarship Award Amount


Scholarship Essay Topic

Please prepare a 750-word essay that answers the following:

“What is a passion or hobby of yours, and what role does it play in your educational journey?”

Scholarship Deadline

May 31, 2021

Scholarship Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:

  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate program
  • Current high school senior that has been accepted into a college or university

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