Scholarships

Please note: If a link is broken or says Page Cannot be Displayed, simply copy and paste the address from under the Scholarship Name or type the address in the browser bar. If all else fails, do a search of the scholarship name.

While receiving some scholarships may adjust your financial aid award from your chosen institution, many of the scholarships listed on this page, especially the locally awarded scholarships, are issued directly to the student. This makes the funds available for expenses beyond tuition. The Guidance office saff strongly suggests you apply for any scholarship for which you qualify.

Deadline 6/15/2019

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholarship: http://application.horatioalger.org/
Eligibility: Have completed high school or plan to complete high school by Spring 2019 with plan to enroll in an eligible program by fall 2019, demonstrate critical financial need (must be eligibile to receive the Federal Pell grant as determined by complettion of the FAFSA), younger than 30 years old, US Citizen, be involved in community service activities. Additional details on form below.
Amount: Varies, up to $2,500 depending on program
Submit Appliation: Online at above link. Transcripts must be uploaded on web page. See guidance for an electronic copy.
Click her to view Horatio Alger Career and Technical Scholarshp details

Deadline 6/30/2019

Care.com Scholarships for Student Caregivers: https://www.caring.com/caregivers/scholarships-for-student-caregivers#the-caring-com-scholarship
Eligibility: Applicants must be actively enrolled in or accepted to attend a U.S. college or university and pursuing a career in senior care. Essay or video required. Details on link above.
Amount: 2 @ $1,500
Submit Application: Application is online as are the submission requirements.

Deadline 7/31/2019

ABC Law Center Cerebral Palsey Scholarship: https://www.abclawcenters.com/birth-injury-caring-for-life-scholarship-2/
Eligibility: High school senior, undergraduate in college or graduate student who has cerebral palsey. 3.0+ GPA Essay required. Details on web link above. Application available on link above or click below to download application. Scholarship not open to current or past clients of ABC Law Center.
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: Emailed to: Genevieve Kotasek (gkotasek@abclawcenters.com). With the subject line: Cerebral Palsy Scholarship Application Materials.
Click here to download ABC Law Center Cerebral Palsey Scholarhip Application

Deadline 8/15/2019

Capital Auto Auction Scholarship: https://www.capitalautoauction.com/about-us/scholarship/
Eligibility: Undergraduate student majoring in a STEM field of study ( computer sciences, engineering, mathematics, natural sciences (including physical, biological, and agricultural sciences and related fields) and attending an accredited college or university.
Amount: 1 @ $1,000 2 @ $250
Submit Application: Online by above due date. Click link above to access online application.

Deadline 10/1/2019 & 5/1/2020

Save A Life Health Education Scholarship:https://www.onlinecprcertification.net/scholarship.php
Eligibility: 18 years of age, enrolled or enrolling in a degree program in the fields of healthcare or eduation in an accredited US university. Email with essay and an attached transcript. Addtional details on web page.
Amount: $1,500
Submit Application: By 10/1 for fall 5/1 for spring. Applcation to be submitted via email to: scholarship@onlinecprcertification.net.

Variable Deadlines

Discover Business Scholarships: https://www.discoverbusiness.us/resources/business-degree-scholarships/  
Elgibility: Planning to major in business or a business realted field. There is a variety of scholarships listed on this site. Each has it's own due date and eligbility guidelines.
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Submit Application: Guidelines outlined on each individual scholarship.

Early Childhood Educations Scholarships: https://teachearlychildhood.org/scholarships/
Eligibility: There is a variety of scholarships listed on this site. Each has it's own due date and eligibility guidelines.
Amout: Varies by scholarship
Submit Application: Guidlines outlined on each individual scholarship.

Unigo Scholarships: www.unigo.com/scholarships
Eligibility: Varies by individual scholarship. There is a variety of scholarships listed on this site. Each has it's own due date and eligbility guidelines.
Amount: Varies by scholarships. Over $47,000 available
Submit Application: Guidlines outlined on each individual scholarship.

No Set Deadline

Imagine Americal Scolarships for Trade Schools in Ohio: https://www.imagine-america.org/high-school-scholarships-trade-schools-ohio/
Eligibility: Apply, be accepted to and attend the college that offers a specific scholarshp. Details vary be scholarship
Amount: Varies by school and scholarship
Submit Application: Contact the school of interest of an enrollment application and details about the scholarship process

National Guard Scholarship: https://www.nationalguard.com/tools/guard-scholarships
Eligibility: Two available: To receive one of these scholarships, you must be involved in the Simultaneous Membership Program (SMP) with a National Guard unit while in school, and have a letter of acceptance from a local Guard unit stating that they will accept you in an SMP status. Following graduation, cadets begin a new Military Service Obligation (MSO) contract and serve eight years in the Guard, which includes training.
Amount: Varies by award given details on web page.
Submit Application: See National Guard recuruiter

New Harvest Mission Service Scholarships: http://www.newharvestmission153.com/
Eligibility: 2.5+ GPA. Additional details available on web site
Amount: Scholarships range from $300 to $25,000
Submit Appliation: email mission@newharvestmission153.com for application and details

Nurse Education Assistance Loan Program (NEALP): https://www.ohiohighered.org/nealp
Eligibility: An applicant must: An applicant must: Complete a FAFSA and online NEALP Application and be an Ohio resident, be a U.S. citizen or a permanent resident, be enrolled in or be accepted for enrollment approved nurse education programs in Ohio colleges, universities, hospitals, or vocational schools, Not be in default or owe a refund to any Federal Financial Aid program, Maintain an academic record which places the student in good academic standings within the institution
Note: Due to limited funding available and the continued abundance of practicing LPNs, NEALP will once again make awards for the 2016-2017 academic year only to RN and nurse instructor candidates 
Amount:
annual award for most recent academic year was $1,500/year
Submit Application: At above link.

Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG): https://www.ohiohighered.org/ocog
Eligibility: Ohio residents in an associate’s degree, first bachelor’s degree, or nurse diploma program at an eligible Ohio or Pennsylvania institution with an EFC (Expected Family Contribution) of 2190 or less and a maximum household income of $75,000.
Amount: Varies by student
Submit Application: Complete the FAFSA.

Ohio Safety Officers College Memorial Fund: https://www.ohiohighered.org/safety-officers-college-fund
Eligibility: Children or spouse of peace officer, fire fighter and certain other safety officers who were killed in the line-of-duty anywhere in the United States.
Amount: Varies
Submit Application: See site for details.

Ohio War Orphans Scholarship: https://www.ohiohighered.org/ohio-war-orphans
Eligibility: Awards tuition assistance to the children of deceased or severely disabled Ohio veterans who served in the armed forces during a period of declared war or conflict. Must be an Ohio resident, under the age of 25 and enrolled for full-time undergraduate study at an eligible Ohio college or university.
Amount: Varies
Submit Application: See Site for Details

Washington County Career Center Scholarships: http://www.mycareerschool.com/high-school-scholarships
Eligibility: 2.5+GPA, 90% or better attendance junior and senior years.
Amount: 30% of tuition cost at the Career enter Adult Technical Training.
Submit Application: To the address on the application
Click here to download application form.

Specific College's Individual Scholarships

Remember to check the college website to which you are applying or check the Guidance Resource room file cabinet

Deadline: Varies Check website

Cincinnati Christian University ESports Scholarships: http://www.ccuathletics.com/sport/0/26.php
Eligibility:
Amount:
Submit Application: This program is scheduled to begin in 2019. Details were not available at the site. Contact Jared Fayne (jared.fayne@ccuniversity.edu) for more details.

Mount St. Joseph University: http://www.msj.edu/tuition-aid/financial-aid-grants-loans-scholarships/scholarships/
Eligibility: Accepted to Mt. St. Joseph, additional criteria listed by scholarship
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Submit Application: Apply for admission to Mount St. Joseph. Other guidelines listed bys scholarship.
Notice: The award amounts have increased for seveal scholarshps. Click Here to see the updated amounts and requriements for selection.

Ohio Valley University: https://ovu.edu/admissions/financial-aid/scholarships.html#StepOne
Eligibility: OVU offers a number of academic scholarships to students with at least a 21 ACT composite and a 3.0 Accumulative GPA.
Amount: Varies by Academic Factor [(ACT Score) x (High School GPA) = Academic Factor]
Submit Application: Apply to OVU to be considered for any institutional scholarships.

Ohio Valley University Niche Scholarships: https://ovu.edu/admissions/niche-groups.html
Eligibility: Applicant to OVU. Interested in one of the niche topics: social media, ultimate frisbee, missions, videography, and performing arts.
Amount: $38,000 divided among the different categories
Submit Application: Students applying to OVU can go to the address above and click the scholarship link to apply.

Oral Roberts University: http://questscholarship.org/
Eligibility: High School Senior or College transfer student accepted to ORU for fall of 2017- nomination required
Amount: Up to $20,000
Submit Application: Nomination form online

Washington State Community College Scholarships: https://www.wscc.edu/current/financial-aid/scholarships/
Eligibility: Be accepted to Washington State Community College and have completed a 2019-2020 FAFSA. Washington State Community College is offer
Amount: From $250 to Full tuition
Submit Application: By March 15th at the above link

West Virginia University Parkersburg: http://www.wvup.edu/alumni-giving/scholarships/
Eligibility: Many scholarships are available for incoming freshmen, including academic awards, awards by major, special circumastances and many others.
Amount: Varies by Scholarship
Submit Application: Use the link above to locate details on scholasrhip qualifications and application rules.