Scholarships for Ohio Residents

The Buckeye State has a lot of great things going for it, including some fantastic institutions of higher education and passionate student bodies. If you are a resident of Ohio, did you know that your residency alone might be enough to qualify for scholarships? Even if you are not a resident of Ohio, but are a student there, you may also qualify for certain scholarships aimed at Ohio students. These scholarships cover a huge range of students and come from a variety of sources, including local and state governments, companies headquartered in Ohio, and Ohio based nonprofit organizations. Each scholarship will have different application requirements and formats, so start browsing through the list below to see if you qualify to apply for any of these Ohio scholarships.

Showing 41-60 of 89 scholarships
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio| as a |Northern Ohio|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Cuyahoga, OH|Lorain, OH|Huron, OH|Erie, OH|Wood, OH|Geauga, OH|Sandusky, OH|Ottawa, OH|Lucas, OH|
  • School (College): |Ohio College or University|
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Established in memory of Harold K. Douthit, founder of Douthit Communications, Inc., Sandusky, and a former president of The Ohio Newspaper Association, the scholarship is given to student from northern Ohio who is currently enrolled and majoring in a field journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications degree program at an Ohio college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public High School|Accredited Private High School|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to benefit current high school graduating seniors from any Wayne County, Ohio public or accredited private school. Applicants must be pursuing a degree in the performing arts at an accredited college or university.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.5
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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Established in 2006 by the MT Picture Display Corporation of America, this scholarship aims to assist deserving graduates of Miami County, Ohio. Applicant must be graduating high school senior to any Miami County.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details AAUW - Wooster Branch - Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 500 - 2,500
  • 1 award
  • May-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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The AAUW - Wooster Branch - Scholarship is awarded to female college students whose educations have been interrupted due to financial or family issues
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Donna Devore Lowe Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (College): |Accredited Educational Institution|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
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This scholarship is available to all graduate or graduating senior high school in Wayne County who are planning to pursue a degree in Nursing in an accredited educational institution. Applicants must be a resident of Wayne County for at least three (3) consecutive years within the past ten (10) years and must be actively engaged in community service.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 1.0
View Details Honda Scholarship Society of Women Engineers (SWE)
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  • 1,000
  • 5 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +4 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Wisconsin|Michigan|Pennsylvania| as a |Permanent U.S. Resident|
  • School (K-12): Attend a school in |Illinois|
  • School (College): |Indiana|Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology - Accredited College or University|
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This scholarship was established to financially assist junior and senior college students who are member of under-represented groups. Students must be pursuing study in the fields of Automotive Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering and Master of Science in Engineering. Financial need is preferred.
  • competition 2.0
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Helen Youngen Memorial Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 2,000
  • 2 awards
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Burbank, OH|
  • School (K-12): |Norwayne High School, Creston, OH|Burbank school district, OH|
  • School (College): |Accredited College or University|
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Helen Youngen Memorial Scholarship is a scholarship offered to graduating high school students of Norwayne High Scool. Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited college or university and have 3.0 minimum GPA.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.0
View Details Aharon Woodruff Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Mar-15-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Disability: |Critical/ Chronic Life Threatening Disease/Illness|
  • School (College): |Accredited College|Accredited University|Accredited Vocational Technical School|
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The Aharon Woodruff Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school senior or a high school graduate with a minimum 3.00 GPA. Applicants must be resident of Wayne county attending an accredited college, university, or vocational-technical school
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 2,500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-22-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Major: Study |Engineering|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|
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Robert C. and Jean Seiwert Engineering Scholarship is a $2,500 fund given to a student of Wayne County pursuing engineering. The scholarship provides one award yearly.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|Graduating High School Senior|
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This scholarship was established by the Stouder Memorial Auxiliary to provide financial assistance to graduating high school seniors residing in Miami County, Ohio, and who are planning to pursue an education in a health care related field.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Ohio War Orphans Scholarship Ohio Board of Regents, Office of Financial Aid
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  • 5,112
  • 1 award
  • July 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|
  • Military: |Child of Deceased Ohio Veteran|Child of Disabled Ohio Veteran|
  • School (K-12): Attend a |Public|Private|
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This scholarship was established to benefit the children of deceased or severely disabled Ohio veterans who served in the armed forces during a period of declared war or conflict. Applicants must be pursuing an associate or bachelor's degree at an eligible Ohio college or university and be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 1.5
View Details Benjamin E. Moody Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 1,000
  • 1 award
  • April 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Major: Study |Law Enforcement|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|High school graduate|
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This scholarship is open to student who graduated from a Wayne County high school or has lived in Wayne County for five years and planning to pursue a course of study in law enforcement. The scholarship recipient will be selected on the basis of academic achievement, extracurricular activities, good citizenship and financial need.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Minority Scholarship Ohio Newspapers Foundation
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  • 1,500
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|
  • Ethnicity: Be |Native American|Hispanic|African American/Black|Asian-American|
  • Major: Study |Marketing|Journalism|Communications|Advertising|
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This scholarship was established by the Ohio Newspapers Foundation to benefit minority high school seniors in Ohio planning to pursue study relevant to the newspaper industry. Students must be majoring in journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications degree program at an Ohio college or university.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 2.5
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  • 1,500
  • 8 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • Major: Study |Healthcare|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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Walter C. and Lucile M. Daniel Scholarship was established in 1990 by Lucile Daniel. The program is provided to Miami County High School seniors. The awardees must pursue a degree in the healthcare related field.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 4.5
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  • 1,880
  • 1 award
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +1 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • Career: |Nursing/Registered Nurse (Industry)|
  • Major: Study |Nursing|
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This scholarship was established to benefit traditional students, who are currently in high school, and the non-traditional students planning to pursue a career in nursing. Applicants must be a resident of Wayne County.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Judge Robert Jenkins Memorial Scholarship Community Foundation of Central Wisconsin
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  • 500
  • 1 award
  • Mar-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Portage, OH|
  • Major: Study |Law|Natural Resources|Law Enforcement|
  • Extracurricular: |Community Service|Co-curricular Activities|
background
Honoring the late Judge Robert Jenkins, this fund provides scholarships to Portage County graduating high school students seeking post-secondary degrees in law, law enforcement, or natural resources. Applicants must also demonstrate academic success by having a GPA of 3.4 and must demonstrate community service and co-curricular activities.
  • competition 1.5
  • effort level 5.0
View Details Dr. William E. & Norma Sprague Scholarship Grand Rapids Community Foundation
key information
  • 500 - 5,000
  • 1 award
  • Apr-1-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Ohio|Kent, MI|Muskegon, MI|Allegan, MI|Montcalm, MI|Barry, MI|Ionia, MI|Newaygo, MI|Athens, MI|
  • School (College): Attend |Ohio University (OH)|
  • Age / Grade Level: |College|Master's-level study|
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Dr. William E. & Norma Sprague Scholarship is provided to a full-time student who is a permanent residence in the Michigan counties of Kent, Allegan, Barry, Ionia, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo or Athens County, Ohio. The scholarship is open to applicants who demonstrate financial need with a 3.0 GPA. The applicant must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree at Ohio University.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
View Details Carlos Appleman Scholarship Wayne County Community Foundation
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  • 5,000
  • 2 awards
  • May-31-2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Wayne, OH|
  • School (K-12): |Wayne County Schools Career Center, Smithville, OH|
  • Career: |Healthcare (Industry)|Licensed Practical Nurse (Career)|
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The scholarship is established in honor of Carlos Appleman. Applicants must be a high school senior graduate and a resident of Wayne County who's enrolled in Wayne County Schools Career Center (WCSCC) and pursuing to become an LPN, RN, Nurse Practitioner, or other healthcare occupations.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.0
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  • 1,000
  • 3 awards
  • February 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS: +2 More
  • Residence: Live in |Adams, IN|Allen, IN|Van Wert, OH|Wells, IN|
  • Employer: |Smith Brothers Furniture|
  • School (K-12): |Accredited High School|Mercer, OH|Jay, IN|
background
This scholarship was established to benefit graduating seniors from an accredited high school in Adams, Allen, Jay or Wells Counties / Ohio: Mercer, Van Wert Counties. Applicants mus be residing in Adams County and planning to attend an accredited college or university in the fall. Priority is given to students who have proof of association with Smith Brothers Furniture.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 5.0
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  • 1,500
  • 2 awards
  • March 2018
APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS:
  • Residence: Live in |Miami, OH|
  • School (K-12): |Upper Valley Career Center, Piqua, OH|
  • Age / Grade Level: |High school senior|
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The Troy Foundation administers the William H. and Mary K. Dickinson Scholarship. The scholarship offers $1,500 funds to two awardees. The applicants must be graduating seniors of Miami County High Schools.
  • competition 1.0
  • effort level 4.5
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