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Oklahoma's Promise

Oklahoma's Promise

What is Oklahoma's Promise?

Oklahoma’s Promise allows eighth-, ninth- or 10th-grade students from families with an income of $55,000 or less to earn a college tuition scholarship. Students must also meet academic and conduct requirements in high school.

Created in 1992 by the Legislature to help more Oklahoma families send their children to college, Oklahoma’s Promise was originally designated as the Oklahoma Higher Learning Access Program. The program is administered by the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education.


  • Must be an Oklahoma resident.
  • Must enroll in the 8th, 9th or 10th grade.
  • The parents' federal adjusted gross income must not exceed $55K per year.


The online application is fast, convenient and secure. Don't risk your application being "lost in the mail."

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If necessary, you can also get a paper version from your school counselor or download one below.

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Other Financial Aid Opportunities

If you don't qualify for Oklahoma’s Promise, there are still other ways to pay for college, including scholarships, grants and student loans. For more information on other financial aid, see your counselor for more details or visit the Financial Aid Planning section of external link, opens in new window