Southwestern Oklahoma State University

Scholarships

Athletic Scholarships

Lester Bond Memorial Scholarship: Established by Ila Bond for a full time student in good standing that is a member of the SWOSU golf team.

Claude Hostetter Memorial Scholarship: A scholarship fund established to recognize the distinguished teaching and coaching career of Claude Hostetter.

Otis Delaporte Memorial Scholarship: The scholarship program was established by family, friends, and former players to recognize Coach Delaporte’s service as an outstanding football and golf coach at Southwestern (1964-1981).

Donald Roush Memorial Scholarship: A scholarship fund established by George Lowry as a memorial to his friend, Don Roush. Don was a 1936 graduate of Southwestern and was lost during a World War II bombing mission.

D. J. Witherspoon Scholarship: Scholarships are awarded from a fund established by D. J. Witherspoon. Mr. Witherspoon was one of the first elected to the Distinguished Alumni Hall of Fame.

J. Hamburger Baseball Scholarship: This scholarship fund was established by family and friends in memory of Jerry Hamburger to assist student athletes participating in baseball. Gorden “Cake” Gore Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship program was established by friends and former teammates to recognize Cake’s outstanding accomplishments as a college and professional athlete.

Joe Bailey Metcalf Memorial Scholarship: A memorial scholarship fund recognizing the contributions that Coach Metcalf made as a Southwestern football coach during the 1950’s.

Terry Groce Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship program was established in memory of Terry Groce, a former member of the SWOSU Rodeo Team. The program will provide scholarship assistance for members of the rodeo team.

Scott Monroe Memorial Scholarship: This scholarship program was established in memory of Scott Monroe. The program will provide scholarship assistance for members of the rodeo team.

Dixon McGowan Memorial Scholarship: This fund was established by Darwin and Peggy McGowan in memory of Dixon, their son. This fund will provide scholarship assistance for a member of the rodeo team.