Oklahoma Association for the Education of Young Children Scholarship

Eligibility:

  • Students seeking undergraduate or graduate degrees in the fields of early childhood education or child development/family studies.
  • Must be employed in early childhood care/family services settings (to include family child care homes).
  • Preference for individuals with five or more years work experience in the field of early care and education.

Funds may be used at public and private non- profit institutions in the state of Oklahoma not to include career technology centers. Award goes towards tuition, fees and book expenses. Payments are made directly to the school.

The Oklahoma Association for the Education of Young Children Scholarship recognizes employees of early childhood education facilities who are selected through a nomination process. The Oklahoma Association for the Education of Young Children Scholarship is an endowed scholarship fund of the Oklahoma City Community Foundation.

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Supplemental Questions
  1. Where are you employed?
  2. Write a reflection of your professional goals, especially in relation to providing quality early care and education experiences for Oklahoma children under the age of eight. (Please limit to 300-500 words.)
  3. Please indicate the name and email address of an employer/supervisor who can verify your employment.