Applicants of the Hauss-Helms Foundation, Inc. Grants And Scholarships must be either a graduate of a high school located in Auglaize or Allen County, Ohio, or a resident of Auglaize or Allen County, Ohio at the time of graduation from high school. High School applicants must have an ACT score of 16 or an SAT of 880, be in the top 50% of their class, and a 3.0 GPA. Grant recipients may apply for educational grants in succeeding grant years and such applications shall be considered along with all other applications for educational grants for that grant year provided the applicant has attained an academic average of at least 2.0. Applicants must demonstrate financial need.
The Hauss-Helms Foundation, Inc. was established in 1965 by Mrs. Besse Hauss Helms and her husband, Walter B. Helms, for the purpose of aiding worthy students in the Auglaize and Allen County, Ohio area to continue their education past high school. The Hauss-Helms Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit corporation directed by a Board of Trustees. All applicants for Foundation grants are required to familiarize themselves with the rules and regulations of the Foundation.