Scholarships

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Deadline 8/20/2017

LawnStarter Lawntrepreneur Scholarship: https://www.lawnstarter.com/scholarship
Eligibility: You currently own a lawn care business, ran a lawn care business in the past, or plan on starting a business upon graduating college. You're passionate and ambitious. You have the willpower, work ethic, and desire to build the next great business. High school seniors, pursuing a college degree or a fell-time college student enrolled in a two-year, four-year or graduate program. This scholarship is open to all majors.
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: Email a copy of your transcript, an updated resume and a 500-700 word essay on the topic: "What makes you passionate about building a business?" to this address: scholarships@lawnstarter.com

Deadline 8/23/2017

College Week Live Virtual College Fair: https://www.collegeweeklive.com/go-signup
Eligibility: Seniors interested in post-secondary education
Amount: $5,000
Submit Application: Register online to participate in the college fair. Click here for more information on College Week Live and the virtual college fair.

9/30/2017

Vivant Smart Home: https://www.vivint.com/scholarship
Eligibility: Current HS senior or college student, legas resident of the US enrolled in a secondary education insitution no later than 9/30/17 in one of the approved majors listed on the link. Submit a video details on link.
Amount: 1 @ $5,000 renewable
Submit Application: Online by the above deadline.

10/2/2017

Wendy's High School Heisman: https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/
Eligibility: GPA of 3.0 (B average) or better. Applicants also need to be proven leaders and role models within their school and community. And applicants must perform in at least one of the 43 school sponsored sports recognized by the Wendy's High School Heisman.
Amount: Up to $500 Wendy's gift card. The first 1,000 applicants will receive a $10 Wendy's gift card.
Submit Application: Online by the above deadline at the Wendy's Heisman site.

10/6/2017

Ohio School Board Association's Student Video Contest: http://www.standupforohiopublicschools.org/
Eligibility: Public school students submit a video no more than 1minute 30seconds on the theme (which will be details in Spetember 2016)
Amount: The top three videos will earn money for their respective schools. Amounts TBD.
Submit Application: Online details on web page.

Deadline 11/15/2017

The Furious Grill Scholarship: http://furiousgrill.com/scholarship/
Eligibility: Students from universities, colleges or high school. If you are below 18 years old, make sure to get the consent of your parents or legal guardian before participating. Having a cooking passion is a major plus factor as we will be choosing the winner based on this factor and his submitted files and essay. 50 to 1,000 word essay
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: By the above deadline to scholarship@furiousgrill.com with the subject: Scholarship Submission

Deadline 12/18/2017

Study Pug Math Help Scholarship: https://www.studypug.com/scholarship.html
Eligibility: The annual scholarship award is for students who are currently enrolled as a high school or college/university student within the United States or Canada. Students register and submit a to 1,000 word essay that meets the following criteria: Math is everywhere around us. Benjamin Franklin once said: "No employment can be managed without arithmetic, no mechanical invention without geometry."

To the best of your ability, complete a 500-1000 word article discussing how a math teacher, a math class, a math tutor, or a math lesson has changed how you see the world around you.
Amount: $1,000
Submit Application: Register on-line. Essay must be submitted in .pdf format at the above link.

Deadline 2/28/2018

Parentinn Anti-Cyberbullying Scholarship: http://www.parentinn.com/scholarship
Eligbility: A U.S. University or college for undergraduate or graduate studies. A high school, college or graudate student or a student planning to enter college. Submit a 600-1,000 word essay on: "Why and how to stop cyberbullying"
Amount: $1,250 to graduate or post-graduate student $1,250 to a High School Student
Submit Application: Download application at the site above and submit application and essay to: scholarship@parentinn.com.

No Set Deadline

College Week Live: http://www.collegeweeklive.com/scholarships
Eligibility: Graduating High School senior. See site for additional detials.
Amount: $5,000
Submit Application: Complete an online account.

CollgeXpress.com: www.CollegeXpress.com
Eligibility: Create a College Search Account
Amount: $10,000
Submit Application: Register at above site.

JLV College Counseling Scholarship Listing: https://jlvcollegecounseling.com/scholarships/all-scholarships-2/
Eligibility: Varies by scholarship. Scholarships are listed by month due and and the qualifications for each are listed by the individual scholarship.
Amount: Varies
Submit Application: Submission Instructions are listed by each individual scholarship.

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

Student Scholarships.Org: www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php
Eligibility: Varies by scholarship. Nine scholarships are listed in this newsletter. Additional details available on links.
Amount: Varies by scholarship
Submit application: Deadlines run from February 1st through June15. Please click on the individual scholarships for submission instructions.
Click here to view newsletter

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

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.

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