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About Us

To further full participation for individuals with disabilities in Oklahoma post-secondary education through collaboration, information dissemination, advocacy, professional and policy development, and research, Oklahoma Association on Higher Education and Disability continues our mission for disability service providers and the students they serve. *

OK-AHEAD is an affiliate chapter to the AHEAD organization.

Our constitution and bylaws are available on this website.


The OK-AHEAD scholarship committee is currently taking scholarship applications until March 1, 2016. Scholarships can be applied at any Oklahoma technology center, or any two-year or four-year college or university. Three $500 scholarships are awarded annually. Please contact Brenda Dawes for additional information.


Mark Your Calendars!!! OK-AHEAD's 2016 Spring Conference is scheduled for April 7-8, 2016. Our host institution this year is the Southern Nazarene University.

Board Notes

We extend a warm welcome to our 2015-2016 Board, especially to those who are new. Sharla Weathers is our new President and our officers page has the list of new board members for this year.

Our next board meeting is scheduled for Feb. 15, 2016 at the Southern Nazarene University. Additional information is available by contacting Sharla Weathers. The archived board minutes are available.