The scholarships listed below are scholarships that are sent to the High Schools Guidance Office. Eligibility Requirements listed on this website are a guideline to give a student an idea about what the scholarship entails and may not cover all the requirements a student must meet to qualify for the scholarship.
Deadline: February 15, 2019 (postmark)
To qualify for this scholarship, students must:
- Have a cumulative high school GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale
- Apply for admission for the 2019-2020 academic year at institution(s) you select on the scholarship application
- Meet other merit scholarship criteria as established by the institution(s) selected on the application
- EARLY APPLICATIONS ARE HIGHLY ENCOURAGED
- More information and application at www.waceinc.org
Deadline: February 20, 2019
- Applicants must be dependent children of full-time employees in the financial services industry (commercial banks, investment banks, securities brokerage firms, insurance companies, fund and asset management companies, credit card and finance companies and similar businesses as determined by the Foundation). Employees must be presently employed with five years of experience OR no longer employed in this field but had ten years of experience which ended no longer than five years prior to the GAR Scholarship application closing date (which is located on the top of the application).
- Students must be graduating high school seniors who are enrolling as full time first year students in pursuit of a four-year bachelor's degree at an accredited college/university in the United States.
- Students must have a minimum grade point average of 3.5 (on a 4.0 scale) and rank in the top 20% of their class.
- Students must demonstrate financial need.
- Students must be a US citizen or legal resident.
Application available online at www.gordonrich.org
Toledo Community Foundation manages over 190 scholarship funds. The opportunities presented on our website represent only the scholarships for which Toledo Community Foundation is the contact for making application. Please check with the senior guidance counselor or college counselor at your school for all scholarship opportunities available to students at your school.
The Foundation moved to an online application process in 2014. We have made the application process simple, and requests for transcripts and letters of reference require only a contact name and email address. The system sends out the requests for you!
Did you know we have scholarships with varying qualifications, such as:
for graduating high school students of Latino heritage
for graduating high school students of African-American heritage
for graduates of high schools in northwest Ohio/southeast Michigan demonstrating financial need
to obtain education or training in the ceramic arts
for students pursuing a course of study in engineering or scientific studies
for students studying jazz
for Northwest Ohio high school students with financial need attending Ohio colleges or universities
Visit www.toledocf.org to learn more and apply online.
A List of Scholarsips is available HERE
Deadline: March 1, 2019
The Ohio Association for Career and Technical Education (Ohio ACTE) is proud to offer the annual $1,000 Darrell Parks Student Scholarship. Any student enrolled in an Ohio Career and Technical Program is eligible to apply.
The application can be found at http://www.ohioacte.org/scholarship
Deadline: January 15, 2019
Competition open to all high school seniors who are U.S. citizens and are planning careers of service to the United States in local, state, or federal government. All awards are for one year
Scholarships of $500 to $5,000 for students planing careers in government service, for study at the college of recipients' choice.
Application and more information available at http://www.gwcf.org
Deadline: January 15, 2019
The scholarships listed in the brochure are offered to students who have been admitted to engineering programs approved by the Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET), and who seek financial assistance to pursue this education.
The scholarships are sponsored by the Engineers Foundation of Ohio (EFO) in conjunction with the Ohio
Society of Professional Engineers (OSPE) and the National Society of Professional Engineers (NSPE).
The funding for the scholarships described herein is provided by the named sponsor(s) and is subject to the continued funding by the sponsor(s) for the stated period. EFO and its Scholarship Committee cannot guarantee that the sponsor(s) will provide the necessary funding, and they cannot be responsible for funding if sponsor(s) terminate the funding of the scholarship at anytime.
The application deadline is January 15.
Eligibility Criteria - for ALL Scholarships (exceptions noted)
- 3.0 minimum grade point average (A=4)
- Minimum SAT (Math=600, Reading or Composition=500) or ACT (Math=29, English=25)
- Citizen of the U.S. & permanent resident of Ohio
- Be a graduating high school senior
Below are links to files with information regarding the Engineers Foundation of Ohio's college scholarship program. The scholarship program is for graduating high school seniors who will be enrolling in an ABET (Accreditation Board of Engineering and Technology) accredited college engineering program next Fall. All the files are in PDF format and may be printed off and used as needed.
The BROCHURE lists the minimum criteria for our scholarships and describes which scholarships are available this year.
The APPLICATION needs to be filled out and returned to our office by January 15. No faxed copies will be accepted. If you have questions please email them to email@example.com or call 614-223-1177.
Deadline: January 28, 2019
High School seniors who are U.S. citizens; reside in an Ohio township; and plan to attend a two or four-year Ohio college or university in the fall of 2018
Two types of scholarships are offered. Two Academic Achievement Scholarship will be awarded and two Local
Government Achievement Scholarships. Applicants are eligible for both, but may only be awarded one scholarship. If applying for both scholarships, materials must be submitted in separate envelopes.
To be eligible for an Academic Achievement Scholarship, you must have at least a B average (cumulative) and attain a 22 ACT or 1000 SAT score. To be eligible for the Local Government Achievement Scholarship, you must be able to demonstrate outstanding citizenship through service and participation in community activities.
Student must submit:
- Completed application form;
- Statement of activities, honors and leadership, including school and community activities, and years in which you participated. Identify leadership positions or awards you received;
- Copy of high school transcript, including ACT and/or SAT scores;
- Two letters of recommendation from teachers and/or community leaders;
- A 500-word essay
- Local Government Achievement - Describe a
community project or event you participated in
that made an impact on your life.
- Academic Achievement - Describe the
importance of local government.
- Local Government Achievement - Describe a
Deadline: January 11, 2019
- Applicant must select a category, many only submit to one category:
- Category 1 - Academic Based
- Category 2 - Need Based
- Graduating high school senior
- Planing to continue their education at accredited post-secondary college, university or vocational school
- Must be used for educational expenses in the first year of full-time study
- Reference letters
- Transcript and test scores
- Personal statement essay
Deadline: January 4, 2019
Honoring the legacy and character of our nation’s 40th President, the GE-Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program rewards college-bound students who demonstrate exemplary leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship with financial assistance to pursue higher education.
Each year, the Program selects numerous recipients to receive a $10,000 scholarship renewable for up to an additional three years – up to $40,000 total per recipient. Awards are for undergraduate study and may be used for education-related expenses, including tuition, fees, books, supplies, room, and board. In addition, Scholars are invited to participate in a special awards program and receive ongoing leadership-development support.
To be eligible for this award, applicants must:
- demonstrate at school, at the workplace, and within the community the attributes of leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship;
- demonstrate strong academic performance (minimum 3.0 grade point average/4.0 scale or equivalent);
- be citizens of the United States of America;
- be current high school seniors attending high school in the United States (students living on U.S. Armed Forces base and homeschooled students are also eligible); and
- plan to enroll in a full-time undergraduate course of study toward a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year college or university in the United States for the entire upcoming academic year.
Semifinalists will be required to provide a recommendation from a community leader, such as a high school principal, elected official or executive director of a nonprofit organization, and must provide documentation to certify academic performance and financial need. Finalists will be interviewed via Skype or telephone by a member of the selection committee.
Learn more about the qualifications of a GE-Reagan Foundation Scholar on the website.
More Information and Apply online HERE
Deadline: January 31, 2019
- Applicant must be a graduating senior currently enrolled in a school district in the Northwest Region of the Ohio School Boards Association, and have plans to major in teacher education at an accredited college or university in the state of Ohio.
- Applicant must have a grade point average (GPA) in the upper 50% of the class.
- Applicant must demonstrate potential as an educational leader, professional competence, community involvement, and evidence of good moral character.
They will award four $500 Book Grants
Deadline:February 15. 2019
Three $500 scholarships
Black Swamp Scholarship for Engineering Cor or Administrative students
Buckeye Scholarship for Vehicle Maintenance or Fleet Management students
Green Stewardship Award for students engaged in the studies of Environmental impack and Water Quality
Instructions available HERE
Application available HERE