SENIORS, Have you applied for the Odyssey of the Mind scholarship available through Creative Opportunities Unlimited? There’s still time!
Creative Opportunities Unlimited is pleased to offer several financial scholarships that can be applied toward the cost of obtaining an education at any university, college, community college, or specialized school. The application process for each of the individual scholarships is the same (see directions below), and from the pool of applicants, a board of qualified reviewers will select as many participants as possible to receive financial rewards. Scholarship amounts often range from $250 up to $1,000 and are awarded based on a variety of criteria including commitment to and involvement in the Odyssey of the Mind program, intentions to continue as an Odyssey of the Mind participant/volunteer, and career or life plans directly related to one’s involvement in Odyssey of the Mind.
The Odyssey of the Mind Individual Scholarship provides an opportunity for Omers to receive financial support as they pursue higher education. To be eligible for an Odyssey of Mind Individual Scholarship, applicants must:
1. Be a *current* high school senior.
2. Be enrolled as a student at an institution of higher learning for the upcoming autumn.
3. Have a letter of recommendation from an Odyssey of the Mind coach, a teacher, or a university professor ready to upload.
(4) When you have prepared the application materials listed above and are ready to apply, click on the link here:
Please remember that the deadline for this application is February 15 by 11:59 PM Pacific Standard Time (PST).
By applying for the COU Scholarship, you are also submitting an application for the Oklahoma Marjorie R Smith Memorial Scholarship.