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Critical Difference Scholarship


The Women of OU Critical Difference Scholarship supports single parents who are looking to go back to college after their college education was interrupted.

Women of Oakland University Critical Difference Scholarships are awarded to single, female or male undergraduates who meet the following criteria: 
  • Must be enrolled in an undergraduate degree program at OU and have completed 16 credit hours at OU or transferred 16 credit hours from any post-secondary institution
  • Must have maintained an overall GPA of at least 2.5
  • Must be a single head-of-household (male or female) as defined by the IRS tax code
  • College education must have been interrupted at some point for at least one year
Learn more about the Critical Difference Scholarship or read a testimonial from a current recipient. 

The Critical Difference Scholarship relies on donors throughout the Oakland community. Your support will help these moms and dads go back to school to pursue their undergraduate degree with a gift to the Women of OU Critical Difference Scholarship!

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