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!
Many online applications require students to put in an email for their school counselor. Seniors should use Mrs. Willis's email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Union County Foundation Scholarships: The scholarships listed below are housed at the Union County Foundation in Marysville. Check out www.unioncountyfoundation.org for the application. You must apply online for the scholarships.
Marion Community Foundation Scholarships - The scholarships listed below are for North Union students, and is housed at the Marion Community Foundation. The scholarship application is available on their website, www.MarionCommunityFoundation.org . NOTE: We have several students at NUHS who reside in Marion County. Those students may be eligible for other scholarships and are encouraged to check the list posted below to see if they qualify for some of the other scholarships.
Other scholarships available:
Union County Military Family Support Group - Educational Assistance Fund - due 3/31/15 - see application posted below, information is also available at ucmfsg.com. For a student who intends to serve in the military; is an active member; or is the immediate family member of a military service member. See the application below to see if you qualify.
Sherrill Ann Grandstaff Eubanks Scholarship - due 3/27/2015 - for a graduating senior from NU; 3.0+ GPA; please use the online application: EUBANKS SCHOLARSHIP
North Union Band Boosters Scholarship - due 3/27/15 - for a graduating senior who has been a part of the band program. The application is posted below.
Union County Farm Bureau Scholarship - due 3/27/15 - for a graduating senior who family are members of the farm bureau. Application is posted below.
William Squires Educational Foundation, INC. - due 4/6/2015 - for a graduating senior in Ohio, EFC on the FAFSA must be $8000 or less, 3.2+ GPA - application is online, www.wmdsquiresfoundation.org
James Kura Memorial Scholarship Contest - due 3/10/2015 - application and rules are online, dwww.oacdl.org/scholarship
Delaware Arts Festival Scholarship - due 3/31/15 - for a graduating senior who plans to study visual arts in college - see Mrs. Willis for the application. Must be a resident of Delaware County.
Union County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship - due 4/27/15 - for a graduating senior from Union County who is pursuing a college degree in education. The application is posted below.
John Rockenbaugh Memorial Scholarship - due 2/28/15 for a graduating senior or current college student from Union County who is majoring in fish/wildlife management, agricultural conservation, environmental science, or forestry. Application is posted below and is also available on the website, www.co.union.oh.us/SWCD (due date was recently extended to 2/28)
Union County Master Gardeners Scholarship - due 4/2/2015 - for a graduating senior from Union County who plans to pursue a Plant Science degree (horticulture, landscape architecture, etc). The application is available online at http://union.osu.edu/program-area/master-gardener-volunteers/ , scroll down to the scholarship link.
Ruth B. Weller Memorial Scholarship - due 3/22/2015 by 11:59PM - in memory of Mrs. Weller, who was a teacher in the Richwood schools and retired in 1965. Student must be a graduating senior and demonstrate financial need. You must use this online application: Ruth B. Weller scholarship
Ashley Brown Memorial Scholarship - due 3/22/2015 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior, 3.0+ GPA, participation in art/music (although not required) Please use this online application: Ashley Brown Scholarship
Byhalia-York Scholarship - due 3/6/2015 by 2:45PM - see application posted below or pick one up in the guidance office. Student must be graduating from NU and be a resident of York or Washington Township - or have a parent or grandparent who graduated from Byhalia or York.
Sarah Hamilton Memorial Scholarship - due 3/22/15 by 11:59PM - in memory of Mrs. Hamilton, who was a strong advocate for education and was a longtime resident of Richwood. This is for a graduating senior who plans to go into the field of education. You must use this online application: Sarah Hamilton scholarship
Kevin Smith Scholarship - due 3/22/2015 by 11:59PM - for any graduating senior from NU. You must use the online application: Kevin Smith application
Donald & Dorothy Parrott Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/15 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior from NUHS, Tri-Rivers students are encouraged to apply. Students must use this online application: Parrott Application Students must submit three (3) recommendations using the form posted below - please print off three forms and ask you recommenders to return to the guidance office by the deadline.
Arthur & Ellen Warner/Patt Warner Houk Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/15 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior from NU who plans to major in education, engineering, or an agricultural related field. Please apply using this online application: Warner/Houk Scholarship Application
Wildcat Arts & Music Scholarship - due 3/22/15 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior who participated in the art, music, or industrial arts program. You must use this online application: Wildcat Arts & Music Scholarship
NUEA Scholarship - due 3/22/15 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior from NUHS who is planning to major in education OR is a child/grandchild of a NUEA member. Students must use this online application: NUEA Application There is a letter of recommendation needed and must be turned in to the guidance office by 3/23/15.
Brittany A. Crabtree Memorial Scholarship - due 3/1/15 by 11:59PM - in memory of Brittany, for a senior who is graduating from NU. You must apply online for this scholarship: Brittany Crabtree Memorial Scholarship . You must have THREE recommendations for this scholarship (due by 3/2/15) and you must use the form posted below. Print off 3 copies or stop in the guidance office to pick up 3 copies.
Lynn Whatley "Service Above Self" Scholarship - due 3/1/2015 - sponsored by the Rotary Club of Union County. One non-renewable $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a senior from Marysville, NU, JA, or Fairbanks. Students must be planning to pursue a 4 year degree. The application is posted below. It must be emailed - if you need help scanning, etc please see Mrs. Willis.
Richwood-North Union Alumni & Kinney Scholarships - due 3/6/15 - application is posted below. For any graduating senior, no GPA requirement.
Transportation Research Center (TRC) Scholarship - due 5/1/15 - see information posted below. For a graduating senior from Union County who is pursuing mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, design or automotive technology.
Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools - due 4/10/15 - if you are planning to attend a career college, stop in the guidance office for an application. You can also find information at www.ohiocareercolleges.org. Schools that you must attend to use this scholarship include the following places in our area: American School of Technology (Columbus), Chamberlain College of Nursing (Columbus), Fortis College (Columbus), Ohio Business College (Columbus). There are many other similar places in Ohio this can be used at-check website for more info.
Mrs. Jennifer Willis, school counselor