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Don Schmidt Scholarship

$1,000

May 08, 2021

Awards Available: 3

  • Scholarship Description
  • Ohio Parks and Recreation Association Foundation annually awards scholarships to students majoring in recreation, parks and leisure studies throughout Ohio. The scholarships are broken into three categories; the Don Schmidt Scholarship for students majoring in parks/law enforcement. The scholarships is evaluated based on three criteria: (1) Resume (2) Essay (3) Professional References (regarding performance and potential). GENERAL GUIDELINES: • Must have a declared major in a relevant degree program at a college or university in Ohio; and/or the applicant must be a resident of Ohio. •Must have completed or be enrolled in courses that add up to a minimum of 60 credit hours and at least 12 credit hours in their major (Grad Students must have at least 9 credit hours in their major). Students must have a 3.0 GPA in their major and an overall, cumulative GPA of 2.5. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider’s website.
  • Contact
  • Ohio Parks & Recreation Association Foundation
  • 1069 A West Main Street
  • Westerville, OH 43081
  • opra@opraonline.org
  • tel: 614-895-2222
  • fax: 614-895-3050

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