Scholarships

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Deadline 4/23/2018

OAPSE/AFSCME #447 Scholarship
Eligibility: Fort Frye senior planning to 1. pursue a 2 year degree or 1 year certificate OR 2. continue directly in to the work force. 2 letters of recommendation and a 250 words or less essay. See details on application.
Amount: 2 @ $500
Submit Application: By the above deadline to the Guidance Office
Download OAPSE Scholarship Application


Smith Chapel Scholarships: No web site available
Eligibility: Fort Frye High School Senior
Amount: 2 @ $500
Submit Application: Received by the above deadline to address on application.
Download Smith Chapel Fill and Print Scholarship Application

Deadline 4/25/2018

American Legion Riders: Not available on the web.
Eligibility: Graduating seniors and students currently enrolled in college for a first degree.
Amount: 2 @ $1,000
Submit Application: Received by above deadline to address on application.
Download Fill and Print ALR Scholarship Application

J. Bryan and Norma R. McCann
Eligibility:Graduating Senior or 1st, 2nd, or 3rd year College Student who are graduates of Fort Frye High School or any public or private High School in Washington County, Ohio. High School students should submit an official transcript. Per Century National Bank on 4/19/18, College Students do not need to submit an offical transcript BUT the transcript you send must have all of your college grades to date on it, not just the currenty semester grades.
Amount: Varies
Submit Application: Postmark on or before April 25, 2018 To: Century National Bank, Trust Department, P.O. Box 1515, Zanesville, Ohio 43702-1515.
Click Here to Download Fillable Form

Deadline 4/27/2018

Fort Frye Athletic Boosters: Not available on the web
Eligibility: Fort Frye Senior, been a varsity athlete for at least two years including the senior year at FFHS. Taken the ACT by the end of February of their senior year, 2.2+GPA, not been suspended or ineligible while in grades 9-12. Additional details on application.
Amount: 2 @ $500 one male and one female athlete
Submit Application: Due in Guidance Office by above deadline
Download the Fort Frye Athletic Boosters Scholarship

Deadline 4/30/2018

The Citizens Bank Company Scholarship: Not available on the web
Eligibility: Fort Frye senior planning to continue their education. Application requires one letter of recommendation and a high school transcript.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: to the FFHS guidance office by the above deadline.
Download The Citizens Bank Company Scholarship Application

The Foundation for Blended and Online Learning Scholarship: https://www.blendedandonlinelearning.org/scholarship-program/
Eligibility: High School Senior who has completed a minimum of five (5) blended or online courses during their last two years of high school. Demonstrate academic achievement or improvement as a direct result of their enrollment in the blended/online learning curriculum. Plan to enroll in full-tim undergrauate studey at an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire upcoming academic year. Additional details on link above.
Amount: 10 @ 4 - year up to $10,000 20 @ 2 - year up to $5,000. Awards may be used for tuition, fees, books and required supplies only.
Submit Application: Application process is entirely online and through email. Please see details at above link. Please note: Only the first 1,000 applications considered. Apply as soon as possible.

Hoffas-Devall Problem Solving Scholarship: https://www.hdinjurylaw.com/scholarship/
Eligibility: Two Scholarships one to a current High School Senior and one to a student currently enrolled in college or the first year of law school. Additional details available on the web page.
Amount: 2 @ $2,000
Submit Applications: Online at the above web link.

Ohio Valley Desk and Derrick Club Annual Educational Award: Not available on the web.
Eligibility: Senior seeking any degree in petroleum or energy related industry. 3.0+ GPA, 300 to 500 word essay (topics and listed on application)
Amount: $500
Submit Application: Received by the above due date to the address on the appplication.
Download the Ohio Valley Desk and Derrick Club Annual Educational Award

Par Mar Stores Scholarship: www.parmarstores.com
Eligibility: Anyone who resides in Pennsylvanie, Ohio, West Virginia, or Kentucky. Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, community involvement, school activities, honors, work experience, statement of career goals and financial need.
Amount: Undisclosed. Awards are for one year, but students can reapply every year.
Submit Application: Must be received by the above date to: Par Mar Stores Scholarship Committee 114-A, Westview Avenue, Marietta, OH 45750
Click here to download Par Mar Stores Scholarship Application

Deadline 5/1/2018

American Legion Auxiliary Russell Chadwick Unit 389 Scholarship: http://www.beverlyohpost389.org/index.php?id=8&number=2
Eligibility: Member or a son/daughter (grand, great-grand, step or adopted) of a current or deceased member of Russell Chadwick Post, Unit or Squadron 389. HS senior or graduate pursuing further educatio at an accredited institution of higher learning. Four letters of recommendation are requires including: One letter from an administrator or teacher, one letter from a memeber of the religious institutuion attended by the applicant, one letter from a member of Russell Chadwick Post, Unit or Squadron 389. Transcript with ACT/SAT scores.Acceptance letter. List of extra-curricular activities, community involvement and hobbies. A brief statement on "How This Award Will Help Me Achieve My Goals." Additional details
Amount: 2 @ $1,000
Submit Application: Received to address on application by the above deadline.
CLick here to download the American Legion Auxiliary Russell Chadwick Scholarship

American Legion Auxillary Past Presidents Parley - Nurse's Scholarship: http://www.alaohio.org/Scholarships
Eligibility: Spouse, son or daughter (adopted, step, grand or great-grand) of a living, deceased, or disabled honorable discharged veteran active during specific dates. Sponsored by an Ohio American Legion Unit. Three letters of recommendation. Entering nursing profession. Other details on application.
Amount: Undisclosed
Submit Application: To local American Legion Auxillary Russell Chadwich Post Unit 114 Fifth Street, P.O. Box 155 Beverly, OH 45715) by date on application.
Click here to download the ALA Past Presidents Parley Nurse's Scholarship

Beverly Masonic Foundation: Not Avalable on the Web form can be printed below or you can make a copy from the Guidance Resourse room.
Eligibility: 2.65+GPA, Financial need, Applicants' family need not be member.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: Due in Guidance by 3:00 on the above deadline.
Download the Beverly Masonic Foundation Scholarship

Lowell Masonic: Not available on the web
Eligibility: FFHS senior, 2.5+ GPA, Financial need. Application packet MUSt inlcude: application, copy of acceptance letter, current high schoool transcript, up to 3 but no less than 2 letters or recommendation.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: Due in Guidance by above deadline.
Download the Lowell Masonic Scholarship

Mt. Moriah Eastern Star:Not available on the web.
Eligibility: Any graduating senior at FFHS and WHS who attends any type of institutuion or school whose program constitutes post-high education may be considered.
Amount: $1,000 ($300 to student for books and $700 to college or university after receiveing proof of enrollment)
Submit Application: Due in Guidance by the above deadline
Download the Mt. Moriah Eastern Star Scholsrship

Presbyterian Church of Beverly Scholarships: Not available on the web click on the link in red below to download the scholarship application

Paul C. Dietz Scholaship
Eligibility: Fort Frye senior planning to attend a 2 year program or trade school. 500 word essay, counselor and two (2) instructor recommendations. Additional details on application.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: received by the above deadline to address on the application.

Roberta K. Mindling Scholarship
Eligibility: Fort Frye senior planning to attend a 2 year program or trade school. 500 word essay, counselor and instructor recommendations. Additional details on application.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: received by the above deadline to address on the application.

Sons of the American Legion Scholarship: Not available on the web.
Eligibility: HS senior at Warren, Wolf Creek or Fort Frye OR any son/daughter of the Post Family regardless of school. 4 letters of recommendation; 1 from clergyman of the church applicant attends, one from the Principal, Assistant Principal or Giudance Counselor of the high school applicant attends, one from a member of Russell Chadwick Post of The American Legion, one from a citizen of the community where the applicant lives or from the family doctor. STatement of extra curricular activites, participation in public affairs. A brief biographical statement from the applicant including particular interests, hobbies, and community participation. Transcript. Additional details and selection criteria on application. This scholarship will cover all pahses of education - College, Career, or Technical.
Amount: 2 (1 Merit based and 1 Need based) @ $500
Submit Application: By above deadline to address on application
Download Sons of the American Legion Scholarship

Deadline 5/2/2018

Salem Liberty Alumni Association: Not available on the web
Eligibility: Current academic year graduate of Fort Frye High School who attended Salem LIberty Elementary School at least 3 years.
Amount: To be determined by donations.
Submit Application: To the Guidance Office by the above deadline.
Download the Salem Liberty Alumni Scholarship

Deadline 5/4/2018

American Legion Catherine and John Mezik Memorial Nurses Scholarship: Not Available on the Web.
Eligibility: Graduating Senior from Fort Fye or Waterford HS pursuing a degree as a Registered Nurse.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: By the above deadline to the HS Guidance Office.
Download the Catherine and John Mezik Memorial Nurses Scholarship

Deadline 5/6/2018

Wolterman Law Office Hope for the Future Scholarship: https://www.woltermanlaw.com/page/scholarship
Eligibility: High School Senior or College Student in Ohio, 30 to 120 second vide and/or essay on the topic what does leadership mean to you and what have you dont to make your Ohio Community a better place? Additonal detials on link above.
Amount: $1,500
Submit Application: By the above deadline at the link listed. Click here for additional application details.

Wolterman Law Office Hope for the Future Scholarship: https://www.woltermanlaw.com/page/scholarship
Eligibility: High School Senior or College Student in Ohio, 30 to 120 second vide and/or essay on the topic what does leadership mean to you and what have you dont to make your Ohio Community a better place? Additonal detials on link above.
Amount: $1,500
Submit Application: By the above deadline at the link listed. Click here for additional application details.

Deadline 5/7/2018

Beverly Lions Club Helen Allen Recognition Reward: Not Available on the Web.
Eligibility: Fort Frye or Waterfrod Senior. Involved in school activities and community service a plus.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: Due in Guidance by above deadline.
Download the Beverly Lions Club Helen Allen Scholarship

Deadline 5/9/2018

Shields Memorial Scholarship: Not avaliable on the web
Eligibility: Current Fort Frye High School Seniors, preferance may be given to band members. An essay or short piece of original music that describes: How Mrs. Shields used music to influence my life, her love of teaching and music, and/or her passing.
Amount: $250
Submit Application: By the above deadline to the Guidance Office
Download the Shield's Memorial Scholarship

Deadline 5/11/2018

Mid-Ohio Valley Multi-Cultural Arts Festival: https://movmcf.org/scholarship
Eligibility: High School senior in Wood or Washington County planning to continue your education. Submit essay on one of the topics suggested. Further details on web site linked above.
Amount: $500
Submit Application: By the above deadline via email to: cowensus@yahoo.com.
Download Guidelines and Application
Download Topics

Deadline 6/1/2018

Washington Soil & Water Conservation District: Not available on the web.
Eligibility: Record of volunteerism and extracurricular participation. 2.0+GPA, planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college or technical school disciplining in agriculture or natural resources. Additional required documents listed on scholarship application.
Amount: 2 @ $250
Submit Application: Received by above deadline to address on application
Download Washington Soil & Water Scholarship

Deadline 6/15/2018

Horatio Alger Career & Technical Scholasrhip: http://application.horatioalger.org/
Eligibility: Have completed high school or plan to complete high school by Spring 2017 with plan to enroll at a communit college for the first time by fall 2017, 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 7/21/2018

Groth & Associates Scholarship: https://www.grothlaw.com/scholarship/
Eligibility: 3.0+ GPA, Complete online form, High School Transcript, 500 word essay
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: Online using above link

Deadline 7/31/2018

City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship: http://cityproperty.com/phoenix#scholarship-link"
Eligibility: Planning to attend college fall of 2018. GPA of 3.0+, letter of reccommendation encouraged, The Scholarship will be judged primarily on merit and need. Academic achievements as well as any leadership experiences will be taken in to account.
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: By the above deadline online only.

Deadline 8/31/2018

COIT Cleaning and Restoration Scholarship: https://www.coit.com/scholarship
Eligibility: The applicant must be enrolled in either an undergraduate or graduate program at an accredited college or university in the U.S. or Canada, at some point during the submission entry dates. Submissions from international students are welcome. Design a GIF that showcases how to clean your space fast and effectively. Show us how you can turn a messy room into something presentable as quickly as possible.
Amount: 1 @ $2,000
Submit Application: By the above deadlin details on link above.

NursingSchoolsAlmanac.com: https://www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com/
Eligibility: Graduating with the class of 2018. Scholarship will be awarded to the candidate who: has a track record of excellence particularly in science and mathematics and has a passion for the field of nursing and the overall field of health care. This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs.
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: By the above deadline on the link above. Online Submissions only.

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 2/22/2018

Hocking College Scholarship Application: www.hockingacademicworks.com
Eligibility: Submit Hocking application by the above deadline and submit scholarship applicaiton by 2/28. Individual scholarship requirements listed on application.
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Submit Application: By February 28th to link above.

Deadline 3/15/2018

WSCC Institutuional Scholarships: http://www.wscc.edu/current/financial-aid/scholarships/
Eligibility: WSCC application for admission, completed FAFSA, scholarship application, official high school transcript
Amount: Varies by Scholarship some scholarships are renewable
Submit Application: Details on link above

Deadline 4/15/2018

Youngstown State University Trailblazer Scholarship: http://cfweb.cc.ysu.edu/finaid/sec_scholarships.cfm
Eligibility: Admitted to Youngstown State University as an incoming freshman. Complete entire application including essays. 3.0+GPA AND 19+ACT or 990+ composite SAT. Member of an underrepresented group (ethnic or socio-economic) and/or must be "first generation" college student (neither parent has a 4-year college degree from any country) Demonstrate financial need as defined by Federal Guidelines.
Amount: Up to $2,000 renewable for 6 semesters
Submit Application: Online at above link OR pick up applicaiton in Guidance Office.

Deadline: Varies Check website

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 Foundation Scholarships: www.wscc.edu/foundation/scholarships
Eligibility: Accepted to Washington State Community Colleg and have completed a 2008-2019 FAFSA.
Amount: Varies by award
Submit Application: After February 1st 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.