Scholarships

  

Scholarship Information

2016-17

 

**  In addition to the scholarships posted here, students should check with the college that they will be attending because many colleges offer their own scholarships.**

 

Updated: 10/21 (Ohio St. Alumni)

12/5: Ohio Assoc. of Career Colleges & Schools, OOGEEP

12/15:  Franklin B. Walter, Northwestern Electric, Robert Klinger Problem Solving 

12/16: Gen Fed

1/17: William Squires, Bryan Area Business Womens, Farm Credit Mid-America

2/10: Williams County Pork Producers, ProMedica Defiance Hospital Physicians, Farm Bureau, ACME Baseball, Women's Guild Filling Homes Nursing,Northwest State CC Presidential & Honors Scholarship

2/13: Ohio Universities Scholarships

2/22: Free Masons Scholarship

3/7: Frank & Elaine Lesnet Miseta Stryker Scholarship, Black Swamp Art Guild

Deadline:                    Scholarship:              

Ongoing:                                 http://www.onlinecolleges.net/ohio/#scholarships                       

Ongoing                       SchoolSoup.com

·        Largest database of scholarships in existence

·        Visit www.schoolsoup.com

 

Ongoing                       FastWeb

·        Online database of scholarships

·        Register for an account to received emailed updates of scholarships that match your profile

·        Visit www.fastweb.com to sign up

 

Ongoing                       MeritAid

·        Searchable scholarship website: www.meritaid.com

 

Ongoing                       Christian Connector

·        Over $100 Million in scholarships provided by Christian Colleges

·        Visit www.christianconnector.com for more information

 

Ongoing                       Need A Lift?

·        152-page book full of scholarships, grants and loans, provided by the American Legion

·        Visit www.legion.org/needalift

 

Ongoing                       Charter One Scholarship Search

·        Database will help you locate scholarships, internships, and grants that match your education level, talents, and background

·        Visit www.charterone.com/edu/scholarshipsearch

·        Select “Start your search here” and follow the instructions provided

 

Ongoing                       Toledo Community FoundationScholarships

·        Visit http://www.toledocf.org/main/scholarships/ for the full list

Deadlines as early as Feb. 15, 2017

           

Ongoing                       Various Scholarships offered by the State

                                     of Ohio

·        Visit http://uso.edu/sgs/index.php for more information

 

Ongoing:            High Five Scholarships

Ongoing:            StudentScholarships.org

·         Multiple scholarships with various deadlines

·         www.studentscholarships.org

Ongoing:         Sallie Mae Scholarship Database

·         http://go.salliemae.com/scholarship/

Ongoing:            American Legion Scholarships

                         Scholarship database

       Visit: www.legion.org/needalift

Ongoing:               Ohio Assoc, of Career Colleges and Schools

    •  www.ohiocareercolleges.org              

 

Ongoing:               BGSU Big Data Scholarship (Dept. of Math & Stats)

        • $5000 annually
        • Contact: Jim Albert albert@bgsu.edu or Maria Rizzo (mrizzo@bgsu.edu)  for application                  


Ongoing:             Leaders Save Lives Scholarship Program

http://www.redcrossblood.org/leaderssavelives?utm_source=realmagnet&utm_medium=email&utm_content=body_lsl2&utm_campaign=BHQ_LSL_HS_BDCs_201608


Various deadlines: Northwest State Community College Foundation Scholarships

        • http://northweststate.edu/financial-aid/foundation-scholarships/                       

 October 3, 2016        Wendys High School Heisman

        • Wendys coupons and $ for your school
        • Apply at: https://www.wendyshighschoolheisman.com/?utm_source=PastReviewersEmail1&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=2016_RB_Past_Reviewer                 

October 10, 2016       Daughters of the American Revolution

        • $1000 (5) for Ohio students
        • Essay based
        • Applications available in guidance office


November 1, 2016    VFW Patriot's Pen Essay Contest

        •    National prizes $54,000           
        •                   

November 8, 2016    The Prudential Spirit of Community Awards Program

        • $5,000 award 
        • Apply online at http://spirit.prudential.com          

November 15, 2016    Hagan Scholarship

        • High achieving, rural students.
        • Apply at www.hsfmo.org

November 20, 2016     The Children’s Defense Fund Beat the Odds® Scholarship 

          •  $5000
          •                                       

December 19, 2016    NW Territory Sons of American Revolution Knight Essay Contest

        •   $100,$50,$25 with opportunity for national awards
        • Essay rules available at: https://www.sar.org/Youth/Knight_Essay_Rules or stroebel5136@gmail.com 

January 9, 2017            Ohio State Alumni Association

        •    Must be admitted to OSU next fall
        • Area students
        • Top 10% of class preferred with school and community involvement   
        • Application available in guidance office                                       
January 20, 2017        Franklin B. Walter Scholarship 
        • $200
        • One winner per school
        • Applications available in guidance office.
Jan. 31, 2017                Farm Credit Mid-America
        • $1000
        • Apply online at e-farmcredit.com  --->community--->scholarships



        • Feb. 15, 2017            North Western Electric (3 scholarships available)
        • Various amounts
        • 4 pm deadling on Feb.  15
        • Applications available at http://www.nwec.com/scholarships
        • Open to electric co-op members
March 1, 2017            Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Scholarship
        • $1000
        • Career goals in oil & natural gas industries or energy field
        • Apply at:     http://oogeep.org/teacher-students/scholarships/                     
March 1, 2017            Free Masons Scholarship
        • $1200
        • 1 male & 1 female chosen per Masons district
        • Applications available in guidance office   
March 10, 2017         Bryan Area Business Womens Scholarship
        • Williams County student
        • GPA of 3.0 and ACT of 21 and must major or minor in business or business related field.
        • Apply at www.bryanareafoundation.org -->click on scholarships-->bryan area business women             
March 10, 2017        GenFed Scholarship 
        • $500 to  a Stryker student
        • Applications available in guidance office    
March 10, 2017        ProMedica Defiance Hospital Physicians Scholarship
        • $500 & $1000
        • Student in local school district, 3.0 GPA
        • Pursuing degree in field with work in a hospital setting
        • Applications in guidance office
March 31, 2017        Farm Bureau (Fulton, Henry, Williams & Defiance County)
        • $500
        • Must be a family member of a current Farm Bureau Member
        • Applications in guidance office
March 31, 2017        Women's Guild Filling Homes Nursing Scholarship
        • $1000
        • Seniors who wish to become an RN or LPN
        • Applications available in guidance office
April 1, 2017        Northwest State Presidential Scholarship
        • Full tuition @ NW State
        • 3.5 GPA      & ACT 23
        • Applications at northweststate.edu  
April 1, 2017        Northwest State Honors Scholarship
        •  Half-tuition @ NW State
        • 3.25 GPA & ACT subscores 18 in English, 21 Reading, 22 Math   
        • Applications at northweststate.edu           
April 1, 2017        ACME Baseball Scholarship
        • $500 (5)
        • Varsity baseball player with 2.5 GPA
        • Applications available in guidance office
April 1, 2017         Williams County Pork Producers
        • $500 (multiple)
        • Graduate of Williams County School & 2.25 GPA
        • Applications in guidance office
April 5, 2017           William Squires Scholarships
        • 15 scholarships to Ohio seniors 
        • $3000/yr up to $12,000
        • Applications online at: www.wmdsquiresfoundation.org            
April 7, 2017             Stryker Rotary Scholarship
        • $500
        • Essay based
        • Applications available in guidance office
April 7, 2017            Stryker Foundation Scholarships
        •  Various $
        • Essay based
        • Applications available in guidance office 
April 7, 2017            Stryker Academic Boosters Scholarship
        • Various $
        • Essay based
        • Applications available in guidance office
April 7, 2017             Frank & Elaine Lesnet Miseta Scholarship
        • $9,400
        • One Stryker student will be selected; Essay based
        • Applications available in guidance office.
April 14, 2017        Ohio Leads Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools 
        • Multiple scholarships
        • www.ohiocareercolleges.org
April 17, 2017         Black Swamp Art Guild Scholarship
        • $500
        • Intend to study advanced training in art related field;Portfolio based
        • Applications available in guidance office.   
May 31, 2017                   Robert Klingler Ohio Problem Solving Scholarship
        •      $1000
        • Essay based
        • Apply at klinglerlaw.com/scholarship          
  • Various deadlines: Northwest State Community College Foundation Scholarships

  • Prefer top 10% of class with school and community activities. 
    • http://northweststate.edu/financial-aid/foundation-scholarships/