Scholarships & Grants

$250 Customer/Child Scholarship

  • Farm Credit of Western Oklahoma will provide a scholarship of $250 per semester to a child of FCWO borrowers up to 8 semesters
  • The child must be enrolled with at least 6 hours in a college, university or trade school.
  • No application process will be required, only verification of enrollment.
  • Funds will be paid directly to the student to be utilized for any educational expense

4-H/FFA Project Funding Program

  • Allocate funds for the purchase of livestock for resale by active 4-H/FFA members
  • Funds advanced will be reimbursed by the member when the purchased livestock is sold or one year from the advance date, which ever occurs first
  • Individuals eligible for this program must be active members in either a 4-H or FFA program within the 17 counties serviced by FCWO and may not be over the age of eighteen
  • Funds will be provided for the purchase of the animal and projected operating expenses up to $1,000 maximum with 0% interest

Oklahoma State University Panhandle Scholarship

  • FCWO presents a scholarship to an Oklahoma State University senior in the amount of $1,000
  • Qualifications are as follows: The student must be full-time, he or she must be an agricultural major and the student must be from the Oklahoma Panhandle

Outstanding Young Farm Family Award

  • Must be between the ages of 18-36
  • Recipient must demonstrate excellent practices in production management, financial management, community involvement and leadership
  • Applicants do not have to be members or customers of FCWO to apply
  • First place receives a trip to the National NYFEA Convention. Two runners-up will receive a $500 gift card to their local farm and ranch supply store