Students who seek the Bishop’s Scholar Award must fulfill the eligibility requirements and complete the application process. The applications/recommendations for the Award made by the Senior Pastor of the student's church must be mailed before December 15. The student will be asked to provide a personal written statement of qualifications, accomplishments, talents and desire for full time service in the United Methodist Church and provide academic recommendations from a high school counselor or teacher and a personal recommendation from a layperson in their local church. Complete application should be mailed to the vice president of University-Church Relations, Rev. Dr. Charles Neff and must be received before January 15. The Bishop's scholarship award is for 100% tuition.
For more information about the Bishop’s Scholar program and United Methodist scholarships, visit the Office of Church Relations Website or contact OCU’s United Methodist specialist in admissions, Tasha Loveless.
Dean's Scholarship Eligibility Requirements
The Dean's scholarship award is for 80% tuition.
School of Religion Scholarship Eligibility Requirements