There are several merit scholarships available to Economics majors. The scholarships range from $250 to $2,500. 

For additional information please contact Buchanan Vrazel, 308 Cate Center Drive, Room 156 or call (405) 325-4307.

Undergraduate Scholariships: 

Price College of Business
(beginning October 1, 2012)

AfterCollege Scholarships

Alexander B. Holmes Scholarships

Number given: 2015: up to 10 -- Amount: $500-1000
Application window: October 1st - 21st, 2015
The Department of Economics is responsible for the administration of the College of Arts and Sciences Alexander B. Holmes Scholarship Program. The Holmes scholarships are merit scholarships with the following criteria: Full-time, regularly enrolled students in the Department of Economics; any eligible deserving undergraduate student is qualified for either an initial award or a subsequent award if the student is making satisfactory progress toward graduation and has achieved a high level of academic excellence; must maintain at least a 3.0 GPA. The recipients are chosen based on an 250-word essay describing what attracts the student to Economics and what they intend to bring to the field.

Robert Dean Bass Memorial Scholarships

Number given: 4–10 -- Amount: $250 - $3,000
Application deadline: February 1, 2013
The Department of Political Science is responsible for the administration of the College of Arts and Sciences Robert Dean Bass Memorial Scholarship Program. The Bass scholarships are merit scholarships for which undergraduate students in Economics and Political Science are eligible. Students must have a minimum 3.65 GPA, at least 40 hours completed at OU, and no more than 90 completed hours. Students must be planning on a career in government.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Jamie Vaughn
Academic Counselor
Department of Political Science
University of Oklahoma
455 W. Lindsey, Room 207
Norman, OK 73019

Phone: (405) 325-6429
Email: jvaughn at