OKC Jewish Foundation Ben Shanker Family Scholarship


  • You must be a full-time student at Oklahoma State University.
  • Preference will be given to students actively participating in Jewish activities or have an interest in Jewish Studies.
  • Applications accepted through April 30th, 2022.

This scholarship was established to support and celebrate a diverse student body and to promote the spirit of inclusiveness of all religions and cultures at Oklahoma State University and the University of Oklahoma. You must be a full time student (undergraduate or graduate) at either university (or an international student enrolled in at least one year of study at either university) in order to apply for the scholarship, which is awarded based upon demonstrated involvement in programs, activities and interests relating broadly to Jewish themed academic and cultural engagement, studies in or involving the State of Israel, including coursework in the Hebrew language and Hebrew or Jewish literature. Qualifying academic interests in these fields may be either contemporary or historical.