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.  
  • 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.
  • 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.


 Other scholarships available: 

Timothy J. Millisor Memorial Scholarship - due 4/13/15 - please see application posted below.  

Kory Keigley Memorial Scholarship - due 4/12/15 by 11:59PM - please use the online application. This scholarship is for a varsity athlete with at least one letter.Keigley Scholarship

Red Cross Drive to Serve Scholarship - due 4/13/15 - the application is posted to below. This scholarship is for a student who has performed a variety of community service activities. No GPA requirement.  

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 

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. 

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

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

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. 

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. 

 

 
 


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