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Higher Education/Vocational Graduate Scholarships

The UKB Education Department will offer Educational Scholarships as an effort to provide educational and economic opportunities for UKB Tribal Members. Higher Education, Vocational Training, and Graduate Scholarships will be offered. Scholarships will be awarded based on the academic progress and availability of funds. Students must complete an application process and meet eligibility requirements.

Concurrent Enrollment

The UKB Education Department will provide assistance for UKB Tribal Members in high school interested in taking college classes through an accredited institution. Scholarships will be awarded based on the students' academic progress and availability of funds. Students must complete an application process and meet eligibility requirements.

Oklahoma Higher Learning Access Program (OHLAP)

The UKB Education Department will provide dollar incentives for UKB students in the 8th, 9th, or 10th grade, who enroll in the OHLAP program. OHLAP is a free scholarship program that provides thousands of dollars in scholarship funds to students enrolling during this period. Students must provide proof of enrollment in OHLAP and meet eligibility requirements.

Testing Fees

The UKB Education Department will provide assistance for testing fees for UKB high school students taking the ACT, SAT, etc. or other academic testing fees to prepare them to enter post-secondary education or training. Assistance for certification fees will be provided for students finishing professional or vocational degrees. Students must complete an application and meet eligibility requirements.

GED Testing Fees

The UKB Education Department will provide assistance for GED testing fees for UKB tribal members who participate in a minimum of twelve (12) hours of adult basic education/GED classes provided by the UKB Education Department.

United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians in Oklahoma.