Oklahoma Blood Institute (OBI) is a 501c charity organization whose mission is to provide lifesaving blood products to 225 hospitals in Oklahoma, Northwest Texas, and Central Arkansas. OBI is offering scholarships to high school graduates wishing to pursue a career in phlebotomy or medical assistant/phlebotomy.
The scholarship may be used at any accredited college or technical school where phlebotomy courses are offered. Funds must be used for payment of tuition, books, fees, and education supplies.
Employees and immediate family members of OBI are not eligible for this scholarship.
Requirements for Eligibility
- Be a United States Citizen
- Resident of Oklahoma, Texas, or Arkansas
- Must attend a school in Oklahoma, Texas, or Arkansas
- Must be at least 18 years of age
The application must include each of the following:
- Completed application
- Provide one reference
- One-page personal statement describing why OBI should choose you as a scholarship recipient
NOTE: Applications must be submitted no later than April 1st and October 1st for Spring and Fall 2024
Incomplete or late applications will not be considered. Applications are confidential and become the property of Our Blood Institute.
Your interest in Our Blood Institute Scholarship and your future career as a phlebotomist is appreciated, and we look forward to reviewing your scholarship and future job application.