Collinsville, Oklahoma
December 18, 2012
Miscellaneous News
Colby Cole: All-State Football /
CHS Soccer Schedule Released /
Cherokee Scholarship Presentation

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Date for Scholarship Presentation Set
(At Claremore In January)
by Cara Cowan Watts

Annual Scholarship Presentation
Saturday, January 12, 2013
9am to Noon
Doors open at 8:30am!!!

Will Rogers Memorial Theater
1720 West Will Rogers Boulevard
Claremore, OK

Date for Scholarship Presentation Set

I am presenting in partnership with Councilmen Buel Anglen and Lee Keener “How to Find and Apply for Scholarships Outside of the Cherokee Nation” on Saturday, January 12, 2013 from 9 a.m. to noon at the Will Rogers Memorial Theater in Claremore.

Specifically, I will present detailed actions on how to find and apply for scholarships for students entering college and currently in college including graduate school.

From 9 to 10:30, I will provide information for K-12 students on classes to take in 8th through 12th grade to prepare for college and scholarships, social media best practices for any age student and building your resume for success in college such as choosing a career path. Social media best practices are applicable to all ages.

Younger students as early as 4th grade as well as their families are encouraged to attend.

From 10:30 to Noon, I will provide tips for finding scholarships and tools for improving your applications as well as managing your applications to ensure success.

To guarantee a copy of the handouts, arrive by 9 a.m. Doors open at 8:30 a.m. Light refreshments provided. Cherokee Nation resources invited to set-up booths including Cherokee Nation Foundation.

For a copy of handouts and on-going scholarship opportunities via an email listserv for the Oklahoma Professional Chapter of American Indian Science and Engineering Society (OPC AISES), email me at

Public is welcome. Topics are focused on Cherokee Nation citizens, but most information applies to all students and especially other minority students.

Learn more about science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) careers throughout the presentation for increased employment opportunities and to earn more money over your lifetime.

Join the Oklahoma Professional Chapter (OPC) of the American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES) listserv for daily opportunities for all ages seeking a professional career especially in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). I send out regular opportunities for scholarships, internships, summer camps, jobs, graduate fellowships, community and school grants and more for K-12 students, teachers, parents, grandparents, school administrators, college students, professionals and others interested in professional

If you have questions, issues or concerns about the Cherokee Nation government, please email me at or write me at P.O. Box 2922, Claremore, OK 74018. For daily news and event notices, ask to be added to my District 5 email listserv. You can, also, find me on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Buel Anglen is at and Lee Keener is at

To contact the Tribe, call (918) 453-5000. The operator will connect you with the appropriate department. Tribal programs and services are administered by the Chief’s staff at the Tribal Complex. Tribal hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Save a trip to Tahlequah by using the Tribes Internet tools at Almost all applications are available online to print from home.

Cara Cowan Watts, is an elected Tribal legislator of District 5 within the Cherokee Nation for Rogers and Tulsa Counties.

1 All-State Football Cardinal + 3 All-Stars
Collinsville offensive lineman Colby Cole has been named to the 2013 Coaches Association's East All-State Team. The 2013 All-State game is scheduled for Aug. 2nd in Tulsa.

#61 Colby Cole

Just wanted to let you guys know that three of our players made Oklahoma Coaches Association 5A ALL - STAR by class:
Colby Cole - OL, Newt Salisbury - DL, and Carter Rasmussen - LB.

Colby Cole was selected for the Oklahoma Coaches Association East Team as an offensive lineman.

The ALL STATE game is played in late July. Congratulations to these well deserving young men. Some recent previous ALL STATE players from Collinsville are Zach Pritchard - OL, Fall 2010 and Dalton Rasmussen - WR, Fall 2008.

Kevin Jones (12/18/2012)
Collinsville Cardinal Football

P.S. - The ALL STATE team rosters are in today's Tulsa World.