Rick Nagel Family Scholarship Fund for the Boys & Girls Clubs

Eligibility:

  • Graduating high school senior who has been active at a Boys & Girls Club facility in Oklahoma County. Alumni/ae who have graduated within the last two years may also apply.
  • Applicants must be active at a Boys & Girls Club in Oklahoma County for a minimum of two years before high school graduation and in good standing.
  • Student must have an unweighted GPA greater than or equal to 2.5.
  • Preference for students going on to study in a STEM-related degree program (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math – for students interested in careers like Software Development, Nursing, Mechanical Engineering, etc.)
  • Applicants must be U.S. citizens.

Funds may be used for tuition, fees, books and on-campus room and board at any accredited vocational, technical, 2-year or 4-year school. No more than six credit hours may be completed online each semester.

The Rick Nagel Family Scholarship Fund for the Boys & Girls Clubs was established in 2017 by Rick Nagel. The fund encourages worthy students who participated in the Boys & Girls Clubs of Oklahoma County through high school graduation to pursue higher academic achievement. This is an endowed scholarship fund of the Oklahoma City Community Foundation.

Award
varies
Deadline
02/15/2023
Supplemental Questions
  1. Describe your achievements and involvement with your local Boys & Girls Club, listing the number of years you have been active, the name of your club, and the impact that involvement has had on your life.
  2. LETTER OF RECOMMENDATION: Please submit the name and email address of someone at your Boys & Girls Club who can submit a letter of recommendation on your behalf. The person you request a letter from should be able to speak to your character, abilities and capacity in the areas of education, leadership and community service.