Undergraduate Scholarships

Barbara Hughes Education Scholarship
Applicants must be declared education major, admitted to teacher education, hold junior or higher classification, have GPA of 3.0 or better, and demonstrate financial need. Applications are available in Nance-Boyer 1012.

Bernice Pittman Moss Scholarship in Teacher Education
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester. Applicants must be juniors or seniors, have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or above, be admitted to the teacher education program, and demonstrate financial need. The Pittman Moss scholarship is renewable as long as a 3.0 GPA is achieved during the first semester of the award and may be renewed for up to four semester. Applications are available in Nance-Boyer 1012.

Buck and Irene Clements Early Childhood Education Scholarship
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester. Applicants must be currently enrolled full time in or have completed early childhood classes, participate in extra curricular activities on and/or off campus, and be eligible for admission to teacher education. Preference is given to student teachers. Applications are available on the Cameron financial assistance website.

Cleo Craig Endowed Scholarship in Special Education
Applicants must be a resident of southwest Oklahoma, full-time junior or senior student, pursuing a degree in special education, and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. The Craig scholarship may be retained for up to six semester until the special education certification is completed provided the recipient remains full-time and maintains the minimum GPA. Applications are available in Nance-Boyer 1012.

Comanche County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship
Awarded each year to pre-service teacher who is a junior or above (may be post-baccalaureate). Criteria are GPA, 2 letters of reference, need, an interview, and a 300 word essay. Finalists are selected by the Department Scholarship Committee. A panel from the Comanche County Retired Teachers Association reviews the finalists and selects the recipient. See Mrs. Ramona Mott for applications during the spring semester.

Heinz Family Endowed Scholarship
Applicants must be education majors, residents of southwest Oklahoma for the past five (5) years, and have a GPA of 2.0-3.5. Applications are available in Nance-Boyer 1012.

Jane M. Morse Memorial Scholarship
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester. Applicants must have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or above, be admitted to the teacher education program in elementary education, and enrolled in at least twelve hours of course work at Cameron. Applications are available on the Cameron financial assistance website.

Regent’s Future Teacher Scholarships
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester for areas of teacher shortages. Shortage areas are posted outside Mrs. Mott's office, NB 1012. Applications may be obtained from the Dean’s office—Nance-Boyer 1023.

Scottish Rite Scholarship
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester. Student must be student teaching in the spring of the academic year for which the award is made. Applications are available from the Dean’s office—Nance-Boyer 1023.

Sondra Bonnington Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester. Applicants must be classified as a junior, senior, or graduate, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above, be seeking special education certification, and enrolled in special education courses. Applications are available on the Cameron financial assistance website.

Teach Grant
The TEACH Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 a year to students who are completing or plan to complete course work needed to begin a career in teaching.

Graduate Scholarships

B.H. and Flora Brewer Endowment
The B.H. and Flora Brewer Endowment was established in 2006 for the benefit of Cameron Graduate students pursuing a Master's degree in the School of Education and Behavioral Science. Applicants must be in good academic standing, hold a minimum 3.0 GPA, and must continue with the same program of study. Applications are available from the Graduate Advisor.

Graduate Tuition Waivers
The Office of Graduate Studies offers tuition waivers in the amounts of $250 and $350 each semester. Qualified students have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and be enrolled in at least 6 graduate hours. To find out the semester deadline or complete an application, please visit the Office of Financial Assistance.

Sondra Bonnington Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Awarded for the fall during the preceding spring semester. Applicants must be classified as a junior, senior, or graduate, have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above, be seeking special education certification, and enrolled in special education courses. Applications are available on the Cameron financial assistance website.

TEACH Grant for M.Ed. Reading Specialist Candidates
The TEACH Grant Program provides grants of up to $4,000 a year to students who are completing or plan to complete course work needed to begin a career in teaching. 

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Contact Information

Department of Education
Nance Boyer, Room 1078
2800 W. Gore Blvd.
Lawton, OK 73505
580.581.2320 Voice
580.581.2865 Fax
jdennis@cameron.edu