Nancy McClain Honorary Scholarship

The Weatherford Branch awards an annual $300 scholarship to a SWOSU student* who displays scholarly and extracurricular excellence plus is in need of financial support.

Eligibility:

  1. Is enrolled at Southwestern Oklahoma State University and will graduate in the Spring, Summer, or Fall 2019
  2. Has a 2.00 or higher overall grade point average.
  3. Has participated in extracurricular activities and has shown evidence of leadership qualities.
  4. Needs financial assistance in order to complete a degree.
  5. Has interest in becoming an AAUW member upon graduation.

Is available to attend the Weatherford Branch AAUW Spring Luncheon at which the scholarship will be awarded…

*Special consideration will be given to: 1) active members of the AAUW Student Branch, and 2) “non-traditional” students – persons who are older than the typical student who begins college at eighteen.

Application Components:

  1. Biographical Information Form.
  2. TWO (2)recommendations.  No recommendations from relatives will be accepted.
  3. One (1) from an individual outside the university. 
  4. One (1) from a faculty member in your major academic department.
  5. Please direct your recommendation writers to the link on this webpage or forward the link.

Applications (biographical information & 2 recommendations) for the 2018-2019 academic year are due Tuesday, Janaury 22, 2019 at noon.  Recipients will be recognized at the Annual Branch Luncheon in March 2019.

Scholarship Committee members:

Read our press release of 2017’s scholarship recipients.