The OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. provides grants to 501(c)(3) charities to support programs, organizations and institutions that enhance quality of life and economic well-being in the communities where OGE operates.
The OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. will consider each request that contributes to achieving the foundation’s mission. While the foundation will consider supporting organizations in a variety of areas, such as human services, the arts and community development, a greater emphasis will be placed on early education – primarily math and science.
The OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. is subject to Internal Revenue Service rules and regulations governing private and charitable foundations.
To qualify for grant funding consideration, your organization must meet the following criteria:
Ineligible Programs and Projects
The OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. generally does not fund grants for programs and projects associated with, but not limited to, the following:
OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. grant support is not available for:
Applications are accepted year-round; however, funding decisions are made three times a year. Applications are evaluated during quarterly committee meetings based on the following dates::
Oct. 1 - Jan. 31 (Committee Meeting in March)
Feb. 1 - May 31 (Committee Meeting in July)
June 1 - Sept. 31 (Committee Meeting in November)
Please submit requests electronically using the link below:
Positive Energy Scholarships
At OG&E, we are committed to providing life-sustaining and life-enhancing products to people in our communities. Our scholarships are just one way to instill life into future generations through our commitment in investing in their education. The goal of our scholarships is to attract, recruit and retain a diverse workforce in Oklahoma and Arkansas and continue to build a pipeline of future OG&E workers as well as energy industry and manufacturing plant workers as well. To learn more about these exciting scholarship opportunities, please visit our partner organizations:
OGE Positive Energy Scholarship Application— Administered through the Oklahoma City Community Foundation, this scholarship awards $15,000/year up to 4 years for high school students seeking a degree in higher education.
OGE Energy Scholarship—Administered through OSU OKC, this scholarship is awards up to $5,000 to incoming students obtaining degrees in either Power Transmission and Distribution Technology or Electronics Engineering Technology.
If you have questions about the OGE Energy Corp. Foundation, contact us at 405-553-3493 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. provides grants to 501(c)(3) charities to support programs, organizations, and institutions that enhance the quality of life and economic wellbeing in the communities where we operate.
Frequently Asked Questions about the OGE Energy Corp. Foundation Inc. application process.