Current Scholarship List:

Mrs. Willis's announcements on twitter

 
Stay tuned here for the latest scholarship information in the NUHS guidance office. The information will be posted here as we receive it.
 
Many scholarships have an online application which may require an essay. Students are encouraged to write the essay in Microsoft word, then copy/paste to the application so they can use spell checker, etc. Essays are very important!  

Tri-Rivers Career Center students are eligible to apply for every scholarship. 

Many online applications require students to put in an email for their school counselor. Seniors should use Mrs. Willis's email: jwillis@nu-district.org   



Scholarships Available:


UNION COUNTY FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS - application is available online at http://www.unioncountyfoundation.org/scholarships.php
Students will need to create an account and complete these applications online. Scholarships may be used at 4 year, 2 year, and technical schools unless stated otherwise.  Please note Mrs. Willis will not do her part of the application until after we have first semester grades, and your part is complete. She will not process any incomplete or unsubmitted applications. (POSTED 12/11/16) 
  • Burnside/Imbody/Fish Scholarship - due 3/1/17 - Amount varies (usually between $1000-$4000) must have a 3.5+ GPA; to be used at a four year college. 
  • Robert M. Fox Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/17 - $800- students must have participated in 4-H or FFA
  • William Logan Krebehenne Memorial Scholarship- due 3/1/17 - amount varies (usually between $500-1000) - student must be pursuing a degree in agriculture or natural resources. 
  • Dan M. Kyle Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/17 - amount varies (usually between $500-$1200) - student must be attending a four year university
  • Richwood Area Business Association - due 3/1/17 - NEW FOR 2017! - minimum of $500 - for a graduating senior from NUHS who may be planning to major in a business-related field; or have a plan in the future to be a business owner, which may not require a business-related major. (For example, a student who will study HVAC and plans to own a HVAC company; or a pre-vet student who wants to run their own veterinary clinic). The opportunities are endless with this scholarship.  
  • Rita Rubeck Parker Scholarship - due 3/1/17 - NEW FOR 2017! - $1000 - for any graduating senior demonstrating financial need. 
  • Marysville Art League Scholarship - due 4/4/17 - $500 - for any Union County student planning to major in an art-related field. 
  • Memorial Hospital Medical Staff Scholarship - due 3/15/17 - $1000 - for any Union County student planning to major in a health-related field. Must live in Union county.
  • Stolte Excellence in Leadership Scholarship - due 4/4/17 -$1000 -  for any Union County student - they look for leadership potential, academic potential. 
  • Summer Theater Workshop Scholarship - due 4/4/17 - $500 - for any Union County student who has participated in the Summer Theater Workshop in Marysville. 
Other Scholarship Applications:

CR Meyers Memorial Scholarship - due 4/17/17 - for a student planning to attend an Ohio college/university and major in environmental sciences or environmental education. Applications may be downloaded at www.oalprp.org (posted:3/27/17)

First Federal Community Bank Scholarship - due 4/7/17 - application is posted below. Parents must have an account at the bank. (posted: 3/13/17)

VFW Post 870 Scholarship - due 4/21/17 to the guidance office - application is posted below - must have a relative who is serving or served in armed forces. See appication for details (Posted 2/28/17)  

Marysville Junior Baseball/Softball Association - due 4/1/17 - for any student in Union County who played at least two years of baseball or softball in the MJBSA league. The application is posted below. (Posted: 2/16/17)

Timothy J. Millisor Memorial Scholarship - due 4/13/17 - for a graduating senior from NUHS, River Valley, Pleasant, Elgin or Ridgedale. Please see the application posted below. This was shared with all the seniors as a google doc on 2/10/17. (Posted: 2/10/17) 

Union County Master Gardeners Scholarship - due 4/4/17 - for a graduating senior or current college student from Union County who is majoring in a plant science area, including agronomy, botany, horticulture, forestry, or landscaping. The application is posted below and was emailed to all seniors on 2/7/17. (posted: 2/8/17)

Union County Military Family Support Group Grants - due 3/31/17 - For a graduating senior in Union County (or adult) who has a family member serving in the armed forces or is planning to enlist in the armed forces. Please see page 3 of the document listed below for eligibility. The application is posted below. You can also check out their website at ucmfsg.com (Posted: 2/6/2017) 

Lynne Whatley Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/17 - for a graduating senior in Union County, community service is a must for this scholarship. The application is posted below. (Posted: 2/6/17)

Marion Community Foundation Scholarships - due March 2nd - https://www.marioncommunityfoundation.org/mcf/Scholarships
The application is very similar to the Union County Foundation Scholarships. There is also a complete list of available scholarships on their website. Students are encouraged to check the list, especially those students who live in Marion County.  (posted: 1/23/17-info received 1/22)
North Union students are eligible for:
  • Erin Y. James Memorial Scholarship - due 3/2/17 - graduating senior from NUHS, upper 25% of class, special consideration given to students going into the oncology field or equine industry (not required). Erin was a 1997 graduate from NUHS who passed away in 2000 from bone cancer. She had a love for horses and her family. 
  • Marion Elks Lodge No. 32 Scholarship - due 3/2/17 - upper 40% of class, 2.5+ GPA
  • Dr. Kathy Dixon Memorial Scholarship - due 3/2/17 - for students planning to attend OSU or MTC; 3.0+ GPA; special consideration for health science majors. 
Union County Retired Teacher's Association Scholarship - due 4/21/17 - for a Union County student who is planning to major in education. The application is posted below. (posted 1/23/17) 

Delaware Arts Festival Scholarship - due 4/8/17 - for a Delaware County resident who is planning to major in the visual arts. Application is posted below. (Posted: 1/23/17) 

DMG Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC who has at least one varsity letter in athletics and a 2.75+ GPA - you must fill out the online application: DMG application by 11:59 on March 1st. In addition, this scholarship requires a letter of recommendation from a coach or teacher which must be turned in by March 1st to the guidance office. Incomplete applications will not be considered. (Posted: 12/30/2016) 

Donald D. and Dorothy B. Parrott Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - this is for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC - TRCC students are strongly encouraged to apply.  The Parrotts were lifelong residents of Leesburg Township and were business owners in Richwood as well as instrumental in the start of NUAC. You must fill out the online application at: Parrott application by 11:59 pm on March 1st. In addition, students must submit a copy of a college acceptance letter and three (3) recommendation forms to the guidance office no later than March 1st. The recommendation forms may be downloaded below (see posted below) or picked up in the guidance office. All paperwork and the online application is due by March 1st. Incomplete applications will not be considered. (Posted 12/28/16). 

Brittany A. Crabtree Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - for a graduating senior from NUHS, 3.0+ GPA. Brittany lost her battle to cancer in 2004 but was known for her strong courage and unwillingness to give up during her battle. You must apply online for this scholarship at: Crabtree application by 11:59 PM on March 1st. In addition, you must submit three (3) recommendation forms. The forms may be downloaded below (see post below) or picked up in the guidance office. All paperwork and the online application is due by March 1st. Incomplete applications will not be considered. (Posted 12/28/16). 

North Union Band Boosters Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - for a graduating senior from NUHS who participated in band all 4 years (both marching and concert), 2.5+ GPA. Application is posted below and may be downloaded or picked up in the guidance office. (Posted 12/28/16) 

Byhalia-York Alumni Association Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - for a graduating senior from NUHS who lives in York or Washington Township, or has a parent/grandparent who graduated from Byhalia-York. You must apply online here: Byhalia-York by 11:59 PM on March 1, 2017. (Posted 12/28/16) 

Wildcat Technical Award - due 3/1/2017 - for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC who plans to attend a two year college (for example, Marion Tech or Columbus State.) This is a $750 scholarship and is new for 2017. Students must submit an online application: Wildcat Tech application by 11:509 PM on March 1, 2017.  (Posted: 12/28/2016)

Patt Warner-Houk/Arthur & Ellen Warner Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - $1500 - for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC who plans to major in education, engineering, conservation, or agriculture. You must apply online for this scholarship:Warner-Houk/Warner & Warner application by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Wildcat Arts & Music Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - $1000 - for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC who participated in arts, music, drama, industrial tech while a student at NUHS. Majoring in the arts in college is preferred but not a requirement for this scholarship. You must apply online for this scholarship: Wildcats Music and Arts application by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

North Union Education Association Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - $500 - for a graduation senior from NUHS or TRCC who intends to major in education, OR is a child/grandchild of a NUEA member. You must apply online for this scholarship: NUEA scholarship by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. In addition, a letter of recommendation is required and must be submitted to the guidance office by 3/1/17-see application for details. Incomplete applications will not be considered.  (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Ashley Brown Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - approx. $500-1000, varies year to year - for a member of the class of 2017 - 3.0+ GPA, preference given to students involved in the art program although not a requirement. You must apply online for this scholarship:Ashley Brown application by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. TWO letters of recommendation are required and must be turned into the guidance office by 3/1/17-see application for details. Incomplete applications will not be considered. (Posted 12/28/2016) 

Kevin Smith Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - $1000 - Mr. Smith is a 1976 graduate of NUHS who likes to give back to the community. This is for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC. There is no GPA requirement but the committee will look for someone who demonstrates financial need and is a hard worker with the ability to succeed in college. You must apply online for this scholarship: Smith application by 11:59 PM on 3/1/2017. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Ruth B. Weller Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - in memory of Mrs. Weller, a teacher for 43 years at Claibourne Elementary School. Students must have a 3.0+ GPA and demonstrate a love for learning as well as the ability to be successful in college. You must apply online for this scholarship: Weller application by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Richwood-North Union Alumni Scholarships & Kinney Scholarships - due 3/1/2017 - see application posted below. For any student graduating from NUHS or TRCC in the class of 2017. The application is posted below. Please print it off and return it to the address on the application by March 1st. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Sherrill Grandstaff Eubanks Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - $1000 - for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC, 3.0+ GPA required. Mrs. Eubanks is a 1957 graduate of Richwood HS who likes to give back to the community. You must apply online for this scholarship: Eubanks application by 3/1/2017 at 11:59 PM. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Sarah Hamilton Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - $500 - for a graduating senior from NUHS or TRCC who plans to major in education. Mrs. Hamilton was a longtime resident of Richwood who strongly supported the schools and is the mother of several educators. You must apply online for this scholarship: Hamilton Scholarship by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. (Posted: 12/28/2016) 

Kory Keigley Memorial Sports Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - for a graduating senior who has earned at least one varsity letter. The funds for this scholarship are the result of the annual softball tournament each fall. You must apply online for this scholarship: Keigley application by 11:59 PM on 3/1/17. (Posted: 12/28/2016)

Marilyn Shearer Memorial/DAR Hannah Dustin Emerson Scholarship - due 3/1/2017 - in memory of Mrs. Shearer, a longtime Marysville resident. This is a $2000 scholarship for a young woman going into history, journalism, political science, international business or broadcast communications. Other history/journalism related majors will be considered. 3.0+ GPA needed.  The application is posted below. Turn in to Mrs. Willis when completed.   *****NOTE - THIS DEADLINE WAS EXTENDED TO MARCH 1ST ******* (updated: 2/3/17)



 
 
CONTACT INFORMATION:
Mrs. Jennifer Willis, school counselor
Phone: 740-943-3012 
Twitter: @NUHSguidance
 
 
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