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!  

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: 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.  

  • Burnside/Imbody/Fish Scholarships - due 3/18/15 - 3.5+ GPA, must pursue a 4 year degree, NU students only. The Sara Mae Burnside Trust was established at the bequest of Sara Mae Burnside who died in 1992. The purpose of the bequest was to provide meaningful financial assistance to graduating seniors of NORTH UNION HIGH SCHOOL. In 1993, the Kathleen Imbody Trust, created at the time of Kathleen Imbody's death in 1976, was consolidated with the Sara Mae Burnside Trust to form the Burnside/Imbody Scholarship. In addition, the Julia Mae Fish Trust was added in 1997 and the trust was renamed Burnside/Imbody/Fish Scholarship. All the women were dedicated to the importance of advanced education and desired to assist students in achieving that goal.
  • Dan B. Kyle Memorial Scholarship - due 3/18/15 - applicant must pursue a 4 year degree; no GPA requirement. The Dan B. Kyle Memorial Scholarship Fund was placed within the Union County Foundation in April, 1994 by his loving family. The scholarship is awarded to exceptional graduating seniors of North Union High School who are planning on attending a four year college. This scholarship is in memory of Mr. Kyle, who was the president of the Richwood Banking Company and was a leader in the Richwood business community.
  • William Logan Krebehenne Memorial Scholarship - due 3/18/15 - for a student pursuing an agriculture or natural resources degree. This scholarship fund was created for the purpose of assisting graduating NORTH UNION HIGH SCHOOL seniors (includes VOCATIONAL SCHOOL students connected to NUHS) pursuing a post secondary education in an agriculture or natural resources related major. In memory of Logan Krebehenne. 
  • Robert M. Fox Scholarship - due 3/18/15 - for a FFA/agriculture student.  This scholarship was funded by Ruby Fox in memory of her husband, Robert Fox. Robert devoted his life to agriculture and instilled a passion and love of education to his family.
  • Marysville Art League Scholarship - due 4/1/15 -(NOTE this deadline is during NU's spring break) - This scholarship is available to graduating high school seniors from Fairbanks H.S., Marysville H.S., North Union H.S., Triad H.S, and Jonathan Alder H.S. who are planning on Majoring in an Art related field. The Marysville Art League Scholarship was created in memory of many dedicated supporters of the MAL and its mission. The following have had huge impacts on the MAL: The McKitrick & Smart Fund, Walter & Doris Herd, Edith Dyer, Bob Oberlin, Marilyn Shearer & many other contributors. The Marysville Art League Scholarship symbolizes the promotion of the Visual & Performing Arts in Union County and surrounding areas. 
  • Stolte Excellence in Leadership Scholarship - due 4/8/15 - must be pursuing a 4 year degree at an Ohio college or university; open to all Union County seniors 
  • Summer Theater Workshop Scholarship - due 4/8/15Established in January 2014 by the Summer Theater Workshop Council, this scholarship fund is to provide financial assistance to graduating seniors of Union County schools who have participated in Summer Theater Workshop. The scholarship award may be applied to any accredited two or four year college, university, or technical school.
  • ArtBox Scholarship - due 4/8/15 - must major in an art-related field.  Artbox was created in memory of Liz Kern, a dedicated teacher who throughout her adult lifetime shared her creativity, talents and gifts by inspiring others to utilize theirs. As an educator, Liz encouraged and motivated students to appreciate art for the personal enjoyment and fulfillment achieved as well as its' contribution to our society.
  • Vicky Shower Memorial Scholarship - due 3/18/15 - 3.0+ GPA, major in business or computer science, in memory of Mrs. Shower who was a business leader in the Delaware/Columbus area. 
  • Memorial Health Medical Staff Scholarship - due 4/23/15The Medical Staff of Memorial Health wishes to support the educational pursuits of those Union County residents that desire to matriculate into an accredited field of study in health. ( Ex. medicine, nursing, physical therapy, biological sciences)

    The intent is to award between four (4) and six (6) $1,000 scholarship for 2015.

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. 
  •     Erin Y. James Memorial Scholarship - due 3/12/15 - graduating senior from NUHS, must be in upper 25% with special consideration given to students going into equine science or oncology, although that is not a requirement. 
  •     Marion Elks Scholarship - due 3/12/15 - see foundation website for more information. 

 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. 

 

 
 


 
 
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Phone: 740-943-3012 
Twitter: @NUHSguidance
 
 
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