OHLAP/ Oklahoma's Promise

OHLAP Or Oklahoma Promise is a needs based program.  Elgiblity is determined by income.  Porum Schools has no control over who recieves and who does not recieve OHLAP.  It is the students and parents responsiblity to apply and fullfill the requirements required or set by OHLAP.  The  Following is the link :http://www.okhighered.org/okpromise/about.shtml

Application/Enrollment Requirements

To enroll in the Oklahoma's Promise program, you must be:

  • Photo of male and female students.an Oklahoma resident;
  • enrolled in the eighth, ninth or 10th grade in an Oklahoma high school (homeschool students must be age 13, 14 or 15); and
  • the child of parents whose income from taxed and untaxed sources is not more than $50,000 per year.* (Special income provisions apply to certain adopted children and children in the custody of court appointed legal guardians. Contact the Oklahoma's Promise office for more information.)

Applications must be:

  • completed during the school year in the student's eighth-, ninth- or 10th-grade year (for homeschool students, the application must be completed while the student is age 13, 14 or 15) and
  • witnessed by the student's parent(s), custodian(s) or legal guardian(s) who also agree to help the student comply with Oklahoma's Promise requirements.

For more information, email okpromise@osrhe.edu, call the Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education's student information hotline at 800.858.1840 or write to Oklahoma's Promise, Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education, PO Box 108850, Oklahoma City, OK 73101-8850.

*In addition, the federal adjusted gross income (AGI) of the student's parents (or the income of the student if the student is officially determined to be financially independent of their parents) may not exceed $100,000 at the time the student begins college and prior to receiving the scholarship. The second income check becomes effective for students eligible to receive the award in college for the first time in 2012-13 and thereafter.