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!
The following scholarships listed below are offered through a partnership with the Union County Foundation. All of the scholarships have an online application to complete. Once the application is completed, it will send an email to Mrs. Willis to let her know if a transcript, recommendation, etc is needed. In some cases, it may ask you for an email address of the person who will write a recommendation for you. The scholarships can be accessed at: http://unioncountyfoundation.org/scholarships.php
Other Scholarships Available:
Kory Keigley Sports Scholarship - due 4/13/14 by 11:59 PM - you must use the online application. For a graduating senior from NUHS who has earned at least one varsity letter. Keigley Scholarship
Ruth Weller Memorial Scholarship - due 4/20/14 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior from NUHS who demonstrates financial need. You must apply online for this scholarship: Weller Scholarship
Byhalia-York Alumni Scholarship - due 4/17/2014 - for a graduating senior who lives in York or Washington Township or has a parent or grandparent who graduated from Byhalia-York High School. The application is available in the guidance office and posted below.
Memorial Hospital of Union County Medical Staff Scholarship - due 4/1/14 - for a graduating senior pursuing a degree in the health field. The application is available in the guidance office and posted below.
Union County Farm Bureau Scholarship - due 3/28/14 - for a graduating senior whose family is a member of the Farm Bureau and enrolls in a agricultural course of study, although not mandated. Application is posted below.
Ohio Association of Litter Prevention and Recycling Professionals Scholarship - due 4/15/14 - application can be downloaded at www.oalprp.org - for a graduating senior planning to pursue a degree related to environmental sciences or education. See information posted below.
Marion Community Foundation Scholarships - due 3/17/14 - you must apply online at www.marioncommunityfoundation.org
North Union students are eligible for a few scholarships. The Erin Y. James Memorial and Marion Elks. In addition, we have several students who attend NUHS who live in Marion County. Those students who are residents of Marion County are encouraged to check all other scholarships posted as residency may be one of the only requirements.
Richwood-North Union Alumni Scholarship - due 3/28/14 - for any graduate of NUHS - application is posted below and needs to be returned to Mrs. Ledley.
Marion Technical College Scholarships - due May 1, 2014 - any student planning to attend MTC needs to fill out a paper application and turn it in to Mrs. Willis. See application posted below.
Union County Retired Teachers Association Scholarship - due 4/25/14 - for a graduating senior from Union County who plans to pursue a degree in education. The application is posted below and is also available in the guidance office.
Sarah Hamilton Memorial Scholarship - due 4/13/2014 by 11:59 PM - for a graduating senior from NU who wants to major in education. You must apply online for this scholarship: Sarah Hamilton Scholarship - due 4/13/2014
Sherrill Eubanks Scholarship - due 3/28/14 by 11:59 PM - must be a graduating senior from NU; 3.0 GPA. You must apply online: Sherrill Eubanks Scholarship - due 3/28/14
Wildcat Arts and Music Scholarship - due 3/28/2014 by 11:59 PM - for a graduating senior from NU who participated in art, music, drama, or Ind Tech program during high school years. You must apply online: Wildcat Arts & Music - due 3/28/14
Ashley Brown Memorial Scholarship - due 4/13/2014 by 11:59PM - for a graduating senior; 3.0 minimum GPA; preference given to students who have participated in the art, drama, and/or music program. You must apply online for this scholarship: Ashley Brown Memorial - due 4/13/14
North Union Education Association (NUEA) Scholarship - due 3/28/2014 by 11:59 PM - for a graduation senior from NUHS who plans to major in education OR a child/grandchild of a NUEA member. You must apply online: NUEA Scholarship - due 3/28/14
Don and Dorothy Parrott Memorial Scholarship - due 4/13/14 by 11:59 PM. In memory of Mr. and Mrs. Parrott, who were lifelong supporters of the North Union Schools and education. For a graduating senior from NUHS. Students must turn in 3 recommendations and a college acceptance letter to the guidance office. Please follow all directions on the application. The recommendation form is posted below. Don & Dorothy Parrott Scholarship - due 4/13/14
Brittany A. Crabtree Memorial Scholarship - due 4/13/14 by 11:59PM - in memory of Britt who fought her battle with a positive attitude and a lot of determination. Please note that you must apply online for the scholarship and submit three (3) recommendations on the form posted below. 3.0+ GPA is required. Brittany Crabtree Memorial Scholarship - 4/13/2014
Kevin Smith Scholarship - due 4/13/14 by 11:59 PM - for any graduating senior from NU - you must apply online: Kevin Smith Scholarship - due 4/13/14
Arthur & Ellen Warner/Patt Warner-Houk Memorial Scholarship - due 3/16/14 by 11:59 PM - for a graduating senior from NU who plans to pursue a degree in education, conservation, engineering, or agriculture. You must apply online: Warner-Houk Scholarship - due 3/16/14
Union County Master Gardeners Scholarship - due 4/3/14 - $1000 - for a graduating senior in Union County who plans to purse a degree in plant science. Application is posted below.
William D. Squires Foundation - due 4/5/14 - 15 scholarships throughout Ohio - 3.2+ GPA needed - download the application at www.wmdsquiresfoundation.org
Ohio State Fair scholarships - due 6/15/14 application is online at ohiostatefair.com - must have been a junior fair exhibitor
Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools - due 4/11/2014 - www.ohiocareercolleges.org Over 280 scholarships available for graduating seniors entering a career college. Local career colleges include American School of Technology, Harrison College in Grove City, ITT Technical Institute, Miami-Jacobs Career College in Columbus, and Ohio Business College in Hilliard as well as other schools in Ohio. See their website for more information.
Transportation Research Center (TRC) scholarship - due 5/6/14 - for a student from Union County who is pursuing a degree in an automotive-based program (Mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, design, automotive technology). There is also the possibility of an internship at TRC. Application is posted below. There is an information sheet - "Information Sheet - Union County" - posted below.
Mrs. Jennifer Willis, school counselor