Robyn's Way Scholarship


  • Applicants must be a graduating high school senior from any Oklahoma high school who have been impacted by cancer or are from a single parent home.
  • Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
  • Preference for applicants who have been (1) treated for cancer, (2) is a cancer survivor, or (3) has lost a parent to cancer.
  • Preference will be given to students who have volunteered or are actively volunteering for a cancer-related organization/events.

The Robyn’s Way Scholarship is a one-time award.

Funds may be used for tuition, fees, and books at any academically accredited two-year or four-year institution in the United States. Payments are made directly to the school.

The Robyn’s Way Scholarship fund was established in memory of Robyn Schmid Tiffie by her family. Robyn lost her battle with cancer in 2017. This scholarship encourages graduating high school seniors to pursue post-secondary education. This is an endowed scholarship fund of the Oklahoma City Community Foundation.

Supplemental Questions
  1. How has cancer impacted and affected your education?
  2. Please provide a brief summary of your volunteer history with cancer related organizations and/or events.
  3. Did you submit your household's FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) for the coming year when you completed the General Application? (NOTE: If you answered "no", please know that financial need may be considered for this scholarship, and to be eligible for this scholarship you need to return to the General Application/Student Profile and attach a FAFSA - or a 1040 if you cannot complete the FAFSA.)