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Senior Scholarships

This is the list of annual scholarships for seniors with deadline dates.
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The following scholarship applications or information sheets are available in the Career Center. There are also links to the applications/information sheets in this list. Scholarships will be posted as they become available.  Please check frequently.

Scholarships posted 11-30-2023 (Amvets, Gillogly and Brooks)

Scholarships posted 12-4-2023 (OAPSE)

Scholarships posted 12-13-2023 (Crewson, OUCU Higher Education )

Scholarship posted 12-18-2023 (OSU Alumni)

Scholarships posted 1-8-2024 (Leo Club, Lions International)

Scholarships posted 1-11-2024 (Athens Amvets Post 76, Angie/Eric Douglas)

Scholarship posted 1-12-2024 (Copeland)

Scholarship posted 1-17-2024 (Alexander Future Foundation)

Scholarships posted 1-23-2024 (Hagan, Ohio Gas Association, Arcadis)

Scholarship posted 2-2-2024 (COAD)

Scholarship posted 2-6-2024 (Spartan Athletic Club)

Scholarship posted 2-13-2024 (FAO)

FEBRUARY Deadlines

Alexander Future Foundation/Lions Club Scholarships - due February 29 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior planning to attend an accredited college/university in the fall
  • LINK to APPLICATION

 

MARCH Deadlines

Ohio Association of Public Schools Employees Scholarship - due March 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior whose parent/legal guardian is an OAPSE union member in good standing
  • Must be planning to attend full-time any two or four-year degree program at an accredited college, university, business or technical school
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Harry B. Crewson Scholarship - due March 1, 2024

  • Must be the member or the child of a member of OUCU Financial
  • Must be planning to attend Ohio University
  • Must show special emphasis on contributions, honors and recognition in the areas of community service, fine and performing arts, athletics, forensics and other talent areas
  • Must be a strong student in the areas of ACT scores, class rank and academic records
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Ohio Lions Leo Scholarship - due March 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior who is a member of a Leo Club
  • Must be accepted for admission to an accredited college/university or institution of higher learning
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Lions International Trading Pin Club Youth Scholarship - due March 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior who is the child or grandchild of a Lion, Lioness and/or a member of a Leo Club
  • Must be accepted for admission to an accredited college/university or institution of higher learning
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Hagan Scholarship - due March 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior enrolling at an eligible 4-year college or university in the fall
  • Must have at least a 3.5 cumulative GPA on the 4.0 scale
  • Must have a Gross Household Income for 2022 Federal Tax purposes of less than 100,000
  • Must provide a copy of your FAFSA Submission Summary
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Craig Copeland Memorial Scholarship - due March 11, 2024

  • Must demonstrate a commitment to service in the community and a commitment to extend that service to the community in which the applicand will reside in college
  • Must demonstrate a focus on academic achievement and a commitment to extend that achievement to the college level
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Foundation for Appalachian Ohio (FAO) - due March 15, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior who has completed the FAFSA
  • 5 Regional Scholarships available - see application for details
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Ohio Gas Association Foundation Scholarship - due March 29, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior planning to attend an accredited Ohio college/university, technical or trade school
  • Must have a career goal in the natural gas or related field
  • Must have at least a 3.0 GPA on the 4.0 scale
  • LINK to APPLICATION

 

APRIL  Deadlines

AMVETS Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship - due April 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating Senior planning to attend college in the fall
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8 on the 4.0 scale
  • Must be a direct descendant of any veteran
  • Must demonstrate academic promise and financial need
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Octa Gillogly Scholarship - due April 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior who is a descendant of an Albany High School Alumna or Alumnus
  • LINK to APPLICATION

OUCU Higher Education Scholarship - due April 1, 2024

  • Must be the member or child of a member of OUCU Financial
  • Must be planning to attend an institution of higher learning other than Ohio University
  • Must show special emphasis on contributions, honors and recognition in the areas of community service, fine and performing arts, athletics, forensics and other talen areas
  • Must be a strong student in the areas of ACT scores, class rank and academic records
  • LINK to APPLICATION

The Ohio State Alumni Club Scholarship - due April 1, 2024

  • Must have been accepted to Ohio State University and committed to attending OSU by the time of the scholarship interview
  • Must demonstrate academic merit
  • Must demonstrate involvement in school and community activities
  • Must be a resident of/or attend a high school in Athens County
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Angie and Eric Dougls Memorial Scholarship - due April 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior
  • Preference given to students planning to attend Ohio University majoring in early childhood education or engineering
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Spartan Athletic Club Scholarship - due April 5, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior who has participated in at least one high school sport
  • Must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 on the 4.0 scale
  • Must be planning to continue your education as a college, university, technical, trade or vocational school
  • LINK to APPLICATION

Arcadis Scholarship Fund - due April 12

  • Must be a graduating senior who has attended high school in Athens county for at least 2 years
  • Must be graduating with a 3.0 or higher GPA on the 4.0 scale
  • Must have taken college preparatory courses in high school
  • Must be accepted to a 4-year degree program at an accredited college or university
  • Must lack a full scholarship for tution, room and board
  • Must not be related to an Arcadis employee
  • LINK to APPLICATION

 

MAY Deadlines

Robert Brooks Masonic Scholarship- due May 1, 2024

Athens AMVETS Post 76 Scholarship - due May 1, 2024

  • Must be the son, daughter, step-son, step-daughter or grandchild of a veteran
  • LINK to APPLICATION

COAD - David V. Stivison Appalachian Community Action Scholarship - due May 1, 2024

  • Must be a graduating senior admitted to a 2-year or 4-year institution of higher education
  • Must reside in a household with a total annual income at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines
  • LINK to APPLICATION