Ohio Scholarships

The list of students who need financial aid is endless, but so is the one of grants and scholarships available to them. And obtaining these college scholarships doesn’t have to be a struggle. Sometimes, all it takes is being in the right place at the right time. By using your state as a search criterion, Scholarships.com can help you find scholarships and grants especially created for students living in Ohio. Check out the scholarships below for a sample of what you may find. For additional information about Ohio scholarships, you may conduct a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com.

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Ohio College Opportunity Grant

  • Application Deadline: 10/1/2023
  • Amount: $4,200
  • The Ohio Department of Higher Education administers the Ohio College Opportunity Grant (OCOG) program, which provides grant money to Ohio residents who demonstrate the highest levels of financial need (as determined by the results of the FAFSA) who are enrolled at Ohio public colleges or universities, Ohio private, non-profit colleges or universities, and Ohio private, for-profit institutions. A [...] More

The Roothbert Fund Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 2/1/2024
  • Amount: $7,000
  • The Roothbert Fund scholarships are open to all in the United States. While the Fund does not emphasize any particular form of religious practice or worship, it seeks to provide support to persons motivated by spiritual values. The Fund has awarded people entering a wide range of careers. However, strong preference will be given to graduate students as well as undergraduates who have completed at [...] More

AWS John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2024
  • Amount: $3,500
  • The John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to an undergraduate student pursuing a minimum four-year bachelors degree in welding engineering (WE) or welding engineering technology (WET); however, priority will be given to welding engineering (WE) students. All applicants must meet the eligibility requirements.

    Applicant must: Be a minimum of eighteen years of age; Have a minimum [...] More

Tall Clubs International Student Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2024
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Tall Clubs International Foundation awards annual scholarships to deserving High School Seniors in North America (United States and Canada only). TCI Foundation receives scholarship nominations from Tall Club International’s local member clubs and members-at-large across North America. From this pool of nominations, the recipients are selected to receive a $1000 scholarship award from Tall Clubs [...] More

Parkersburg Area Community Foundation Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2024
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Parkersburg Area Community Foundation and Regional Affiliates (PACF) works with individuals, families, businesses, and civic or nonprofit organizations to make a positive and permanent commitment for the future of our community. The Foundation is committed to improving our collective future by inspiring philanthropy and connecting people with opportunities to make a meaningful difference; [...] More

GRCF Dr. William E. and Norma Sprague Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/1/2024
  • Amount: Varies
  • The Grand Rapids Community Foundation's Dr. William E. and Norma Sprague Scholarship is offered to a full-time student with a permanent residence in the Michigan counties of Kent, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo or Athens County, Ohio, pursuing a full-time undergraduate or graduate degree at Ohio University. Applicants must demonstrate financial need and have a 3.0 GPA. [...] More

NIADA Foundation Regional Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/12/2024
  • Amount: Varies
  • The National Association of Independent Automobile Dealers provides several scholarship opportunities for exceptional high school seniors interested in pursuing a career in the automotive industry. Encouraging and supporting education opportunities for future industry leaders is integral to our vision of a robust, ethical and professional used vehicle market. NIADA currently offers 5 different [...] More

Ohio News Media Association Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2024
  • Amount: $1,250
  • The Ohio News Media Foundation, in alignment with its mission of achieving the highest standards of excellence and professionalism in all phases of journalism and newspaper publishing, awards scholarships to high school and collegiate students annually. The Ohio News Media Foundation offers scholarships to high school seniors and college students majoring in newspaper related programs. The [...] More

Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 3/31/2024
  • Amount: $2,000
  • Ensuring that people with disabilities have opportunities to achieve higher education and the accompanying rewards is important to The Ability Center. Therefore, the Center provides college scholarships to area students with disabilities. Applicants must be an individual with a disability, have a permanent address in Lucas, Wood, Fulton, Henry, Ottawa, Defiance, Williams counties in Ohio or have [...] More

Richland County Foundation Undergraduate Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: 4/1/2024
  • Amount: Varies
  • Richland County Foundation's undergraduate college scholarships are based on financial need. Students must be attending an accredited college or university on a full-time basis and maintain primary residency in Richland County, Ohio. New applicants must have a minimum 2.5 GPA. Returning students must maintain a minimum 2.0 GPA. Scholarships are for graduating high school seniors, current college [...] More

Lee E. Schauer Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/7/2024
  • Amount: $48,000
  • The Lee E. Schauer Scholarship is intended to reach students who may not qualify for other scholarships - "average" students who are involved in their community and in school activities, who are leaders and display character traits like caring, honesty, respect and responsibility, but whose GPA may eliminate them from consideration for other scholarships. The criteria for the scholarship are: [...] More

ESA Youth Scholarship Program

  • Application Deadline: 4/14/2024
  • Amount: $12,000
  • The electronic security industry works intimately with the public safety sector. We appreciate the contribution that police, firefighters, paramedics, and EMTs offer to our communities. To show our appreciation, the program was developed to provide college scholarships to their deserving children. Since its launch in 1996, ESA’s Youth Scholarship Program has contributed more than $750,000 to [...] More

Ohio EPA Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 4/17/2024
  • Amount: $5,000
  • The Ohio EPA Scholarship will be given to undergraduate students enrolled at an Ohio public or private college/university/community college who can demonstrate their knowledge and commitment to careers in environmental sciences or environmental engineering. Students must be entering their junior or senior year. Up to $5,000 is available for students entering their junior or senior year in [...] More

Jody Stowers Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/5/2024
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Ohio Parks and Recreation Association Foundation annually awards scholarships to students majoring in recreation, parks and leisure studies throughout Ohio. The Jody Stowers Scholarship is for students in parks and recreation that exemplify the future of our profession. To be eligible, applicants must: have a declared major in a relevant degree program at a college or university in Ohio, and/or [...] More

John McComb Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/5/2024
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Ohio Parks and Recreation Association Foundation annually awards scholarships to students majoring in recreation, parks and leisure studies throughout Ohio. The John McComb Scholarship is students majoring in all aspects of recreation (park operations, natural resource management, therapeutic recreation, commercial recreation, outdoor recreation, tourism, community recreation, recreation [...] More

Don Schmidt Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: 5/5/2024
  • Amount: $1,000
  • Ohio Parks and Recreation Association Foundation annually awards scholarships to students majoring in recreation, parks and leisure studies throughout Ohio. The Don Schmidt Scholarship is for students majoring in parks/law enforcement. To be eligible, applicants 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 [...] More

Ohio Safety Officers College Memorial Fund

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The student is eligible for this program if he/she is an Ohio resident and/or does not qualify for the Ohio War Orphan & Severely Disabled Veterans’ Children Scholarship Program. Recipients are required to be current Ohio residents. However, recipients are not required to have been Ohio residents at the time the service member was killed in the line of duty. You must be obtaining an associate’s [...] More

Community Foundation of Shelby County Scholarships

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: Varies
  • The mission of the Community Foundation of Shelby County is to cultivate, administer and distribute legacy gifts for the benefit of our community. The vision is to be the primary partner for donors who want to advance the community’s quality of life and capacity for excellence. Community Foundations have the unique ability to work with donors of diverse backgrounds and interests. Diversity [...] More

U.S. Army Loan Repayment Program

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $20,000
  • The Loan Repayment Program (LRP) is a special incentive that the Army offers to highly qualified applicants entering the Army. Under the LRP, the Army will repay part of a Soldier's qualifying student loans. Only specified Military Occupational Specialties (MOSs) qualify for the LRP. The Army will repay 15 percent of the outstanding principal balance, less taxes of the Soldier's student loans [...] More

The Ernst Scholarship

  • Application Deadline: Varies
  • Amount: $1,500
  • The Ohio Baptist Educational Society (OBES) is pleased to announce the establishment of the Rev. Robert E. and Gladys G. Ernst Scholarship (Ernst Scholarship). The Ernst Scholarship will be endowed by the family and friends of Rev. and Mrs. Robert E. Ernst in honor of their fifty-plus years of service to Baptist churches throughout Ohio. The Ernst Scholarship, in the amount of $1,000 to $1,500, [...] More
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