Sponsored by the Oklahoma Weatherization Housing Advisory Council, each year the Oklahoma Association of Community Action Agencies makes available a $1,000 college scholarship in memory of Ted Allen and David Walker.
Requests for an application pack may be made at the following address:
Ted Allen and David Walker Scholarship
ATTN: John Jones
KI BOIS Community Action Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 727, Stigler, OK 74462 or call 918-967-3325
1. Applicants are limited to Oklahoma high school seniors with a minimum grade point average of 3.0.
2. Applicants must be a direct relative (2nd degree) of an employee of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Oklahoma Department of Commerce (ODOC), Oklahoma Housing Finance Agency (OHFA), or a Community Action Agency (CAA).
3. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited four-year college/university or an accredited junior college with plans to complete a degree.
A $1,000 one-time scholarship will be awarded each year to one successful applicant based on a five hundred word essay entitled: “The Importance of Affordable Housing for the Low Income”
Applicants will be judged on punctuation, grammar, style and content. Final award will be presented at the annual Housing and Energy Conference.
Applications are due January 12, 2018.