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SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE AT TWS

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The Tulsa Welding School believes in providing opportunities to quality people within the welding, pipefitting, and electro-mechanical technologies fields. Therefore, TWS offers these scholarships to qualified individuals. Learn more about scholarships that can benefit your educational goals.

General Requirements:

  • Candidate must meet all regular admissions requirements and be scheduled to start training prior to applying for a scholarship.
  • Recipients must maintain a 90% attendance rate or higher for each course and maintain a “B” average or higher per course. Failure to maintain minimum attendance or grade point average may result in the probation and possible loss of scholarship. 
  • Loss of scholarship may occur if student changes start date.
  • Candidate will be placed in class/shift based on availability. The scholarship is not transferable to another shift/program.

 

December 2014 Holiday Scholarship Program

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

This scholarship program is for students starting in December 2014.  The maximum award is $2,500 based on need after all sources of financial aid (including alternative loans) have been applied for.  Scholarship candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Begin training in an eligible program in December 2014;
  • be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;
  • have already completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);
  • be declared independent on the FAFSA, or if dependent, parents have been denied for a federal PLUS loan;
  • apply for all applicable state, agency, and/or federal student aid;
  • demonstrate financial need as determined by the financial aid application process;
  • have completed the financial aid process and been issued an award letter;
  • complete a Scholarship Request Form;
  • have no lapse in proper registration or break in attendance;
  • maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress and
  • have a balance not covered by other sources of financial aid.
 

December 2014 Relocation Scholarship Program

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

This scholarship program is for students starting in December 2014.  This is only available to students who have to relocate solely to attend school.  The maximum award is $1,000 and is based on need after all sources of financial aid (including alternative loans) have been applied for.  Scholarship candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Begin training in an eligible program in December 2014;
  • be relocating solely to attend school;
  • be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;
  • have already completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);
  • be declared independent on the FAFSA, or if dependent, parents have been denied for a federal PLUS loan;
  • apply for all applicable state, agency, and/or federal student aid;
  • demonstrate financial need as determined by the financial aid application process;
  • have completed the financial aid process and been issued an award letter;
  • complete a Scholarship Request Form;
  • have no lapse in proper registration or break in attendance;
  • maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress and
  • have a balance not covered by other sources of financial aid.

TWS Military Scholarship

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

This scholarship program is designed to provide tuition assistance to eligible students whose parent(s) are active duty military including reserves and National Guard members; military veterans; and/or military retirees. The criterion outlined below has been designed to give the Scholarship Awarding Committee maximum flexibility in awarding the scholarship. Recipients will be selected without regard to race, sex, color, creed, religious preference, age, national origin, or disability.

 

Imagine America High School Scholarship

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

The $1,000 Imagine America Scholarship can be used towards a diploma or degree program.  Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be a High School senior.
  • Candidate must have demonstrated scholastic achievement in high school with a maintained 2.5 or higher grade point average on a 4.0 scale.
  • Must demonstrate financial need as determined by the financial aid application process.
  • Candidate must have demonstrated voluntary community service during senior year.

 

Imagine America Adult Skills Education Program Scholarship (ASEP)

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

 This $1,000 Imagine America Adult Skills Education Program Scholarship can be used towards a diploma or degree program.  Candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Must be enrolled in an eligible program prior to the last date of enrollment for the prospective start date;
  • U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident;
  • At least 19 years of age with HS Diploma/GED/ATB;
  • Not the recipient of any previous Imagine America Scholarship;
  • and complete NCCT Assessments.

For more information regarding the ASEP program, click here.

 

Amity Student Scholarship

Tulsa Campus Only

The $1,500 Amity Student Scholarship can be used towards the Professional Welder or Pipefitting program. Candidates must have been enrolled/or currently enrolled at Amity Circle Tree Ranch with successful program participation for a minimum of seven months prior to enrollment into Tulsa Welding School. Enrollment and Scholarship will be subjected to positive letter of recommendation and/or referral from Amity Circle Tree Ranch for scholarship award.  A 1 paragraph summary must be written explaining why you are in need and deserving of this scholarship. This will be used in the selection process to determine eligibility. Candidate must pass the first 4 phases to officially be eligible for the scholarship.  Once the 4 phases are passed, the scholarship will be posted to the student’s ledger in equal installments over phases 5-10 (welding) and phases 5-9 (pipefitting).

 

Native American Scholarship

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus 

The Native American Scholarship can be used towards the Professional Welder or Pipefitting program. Scholarship amount varies by campus (Tulsa $2,500 and Jacksonville $2,500). Applicant must be an American Indian verified by the following:

-Applicant is enrolled on a federally recognized tribe enrollment roll; and identified by a tribal enrollment document or official letter from the tribe.

OR

-Applicant is eligible for enrollment on a federally recognized tribe enrollment roll; and identified by a tribal enrollment document or official letter from the tribe.

AND

-A 1 paragraph summary must be written explaining why you are in need and deserving of this scholarship. This will be used in the selection process to determine eligibility.

Applicant must pass the first 4 phases to officially be eligible for the scholarship.

-Once 4 phases are successfully passed, the scholarship will be posted to the students ledger in equal installments over phases 105-110 (welding), phases 105-109 (pipefitting) and HVR 100-200 (electro-mechanical technologies).

 

StrataTech Most Deserving of an Opportunity Scholarship

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

This need-based scholarship program is designed to provide tuition assistance to eligible students with demonstrated financial need based upon their difference between available resources and funding eligibility relative to their educational costs.  Scholarship applicant must demonstrate leadership, excellence of character, integrity, and respect for others.

  • Must be enrolled in an eligible program;
  • U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident;
  • demonstrate financial need as detrmined by the financial aid application process;
  • and write a brief essay.

 

SkillsUSA Scholarship

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

High School Seniors will compete for this scholarship and judged by the SkillsUSA judges.  This is a hands-on competition.  Categories include Welding, Welding Fabrication, and HVAC.

 

STEG Foundation Scholarship Program

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

This need-based scholarship program is designed to provide tuition assistance to eligible students with demonstrated financial need based upon their difference between available resources and funding eligibility relative to their educational costs.

To be awarded the scholarship, students must:

  • be enrolled in one of our educational programs;
  • be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;
  • have already completed a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA);
  • be declared independent on the FAFS, or if dependent, parents have been denied for a federal PLUS loan;
  • apply for all applicable state, agency, and/or federal student aid;
  • demonstrate financial need as determined by the financial aid application process;
  • have completed the financial aid process and been issue an award letter;
  • complete a Scholarship Request Form;
  • have no lapse in proper registration or break in attendance; and
  • maintain Satisfactory Academic Progress with 90$ attendance and a “B” average.

 

StrataTech High School Senior of Distinction Scholarship Program

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

There will be no formal application process for the StrataTech Education Group High School Senior of Distinction Scholarship. All graduating seniors meeting the stated criteria will be eligible for consideration.

To be awarded the scholarship, students must:

  • be a 2014 high school graduate;
  • have demonstrated scholastic achievement in high school with a maintained 2.0 or higher grade point average on a 4.0 scale;
  • be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident;
  • demonstrate financial need as determined by the financial aid application process;
  • no lapse in proper registration, or break in consecutive phases, will be allowed as Satisfactory Academic Progress must be maintained;
  • must provide a brief e3ssay stating educational objectives, career goals, financial need, past and current extracurricular activities (community involvement) and how this scholarship will help you reach your goals.

 

TWS Welding Competition

Tulsa and Jacksonville Campus

Must be a high school senior to compete.  Complete and submit the application to the necessary campus.  The hands-on welding portion that will be judged at the campus during the competition.  All participants will receive $500 scholarships, while the top 3 participants have the opportunity to receive 100%, 50%, and 25% tuition scholarships. 

 

GED Scholarship 

Tulsa, Jacksonville, and Houston Campuses

Must be enrolled in an eligible program prior to the last date of enrollment for the prospective start date; U.S. Citizen/Permanent Resident; apply for all applicable state/agency/federal aid (including FAFSA); Attend GED Prep Course through TWS and obtain GED; complete Request Form.

 

American Welding Society

The American Welding Society offers a number of regional and national scholarships, fellowships, and loan programs including:

  • Engineering Your Future
  • District Scholarships Program
  • National Scholarships Program
  • International Scholarships
  • Graduate Research Fellowships
  • Educators Scholarship

For more information on requirements and opportunities, click here.

 

These scholarships cannot be used in conjunction with any other scholarship TWS offers. Only one award will be given per student. If a student is eligible for multiple scholarships, the scholarship that is most beneficial to the student will be awarded. Scholarship eligibility requires continuous enrollment. Termination from training may result in the loss of this scholarship, which may increase your tuition obligation to TWS. Changes to start date may also result in loss of scholarship. Tuition charges will be based on the amount reflected on your Enrollment Agreement. See the reverse side of your enrollment agreement for the school’s refund policy. Applications must be submitted prior to starting classes.

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