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SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE

Updated 04/07/2017

Please make sure that you get your materials ready at least 10-14 days PRIOR to the deadline to make sure they get processed on time!

***Be sure to check for scholarship opportunities with any colleges that you apply and get accepted to attend.

National Co-op Scholarship Program is awarding 175 merit scholarships totaling $4.5 Million. To qualify for the scholarship you have to plan on attending one of the ten institutions listed in the scholarship brochure (see counselor for more details) or visit www.waceinc.org to complete an online version of the application.

 

Global Lift Equipment Scholarship-To be eligible for a scholarship ($500.00-1 award) a student must be planning to attend a post-secondary institution no later than the fall of 2017. Students must submit a short story. Detailed instructions can be found on the application page. Applications can be found by going to http://www.studentscholarships.org. Deadline is June 15, 2017.

 

Lift Parts Express Scholarship-To be eligible for a scholarship ($500.00-1 award) a student must be a current senior in high school and expected to enroll in a college/university by the fall of 2017. Applications can be found by going to http://www.studentscholarships.org. Deadline is June 30, 2017.

 

The Farrish Law Firm, L.P.A. is offering a 1,000 scholarship to one Cincinnati area high school aged student. To apply, students will create a short (30-120 second) video telling us about the superhero or superheroes that have influenced your education. Also, the student will tell us how this scholarship will help them reach their goals. The student will then upload their video to YouTube. For more information, visit http://kellyfarrishlaw.com/scholarship.

 

New Harvest Mission 153 Scholarship-To be eligible for this scholarship, you must have a 2.5 GPA. No Essays or Registration Fee Required! For more information, visit www.newharvestmission153.com to get registered today.

 

 Robert A. Klingler Co., L.P.A. Ohio Problem Solving Scholarship-to be eligible, students must write an essay that is 500-1,000 words in length telling about one thing you would change about this world if you could and how you would do it. In addition, please submit your application along with the essay. The winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship. For more information, visit klinglerlaw.com/scholarship. Deadline is May 31, 2017.

 

Partners in Art Education Scholarship-($6,000 Scholarship Award). This scholarship is for a student interested in attending AIC College of Design. Please see your counselor for more details!

 

Rock the Arts Guitar Design Scholarship Competition-For Rules and information visit www.aic-arts.edu/rockthearts. Deadline: April 27, 2017, 4 PM

 

LendEDU-is a $1,000 scholarship award. This can be used to cover tuition, textbooks, room and board. Please visit https://lendedu.com/blog/scholarship-application/.

 

Aspiring Fashion Professional Scholarship-This is a 1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing a fashion degree in college. Interested students can visit www.fashion-schools.org

 

Aspiring Animation Professional Scholarship-This is a 1,000 scholarship that will be awarded to students that are interested in pursuing an animation career path in college. Interested students need to visit http://www.animationcareerreview.com for more details.

 

Aspiring Business Professional Scholarship-This is a 1,000 scholarship awarded to students interested in pursuing a business degree in college. Interested students can visit http://www.onlinembareport.com for more details.

 

 

********Cincinnati Scholarship Foundation-IMPORTANT!! The Scholarship Application is now available for 2017-2018. Apply at http://www.cincinnatischolarshipfoundation.org. Seniors must have a 2.0 GPA or better to apply.

 

OhioLEADS! Scholarship Program-This scholarship is available to ANY current high school senior graduating from ANY Ohio High School by June of 2017. The applicant should have a “C” average or better to apply. Each applicant must be nominated by a local civic or community leader or by a current member of the Ohio Legislature. Any recipient of a scholarship must be able to meet the college or school’s entrance requirements. See your counselor for more details!! Deadline is April 14, 2017

 

Vietnam Veterans of America Scholarship-This scholarship will be awarded to students in the Greater Cincinnati area who are pursuing their education beyond high school. This scholarship is available to veterans and their immediate family members. Students must maintain a 2.0 or greater GPA. Deadline is April 10, 2017. See your counselor for more details as well as copies of the application.

 

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship-This scholarship will award $1,000 to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates a track record of academic excellence especially in science and mathematics and a passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare. This scholarship is open to all high school seniors. For more information, visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com. Deadline is June 30, 2017

 

Spread Positivity in Your Community Scholarships-No minimum GPA or essay required! Applications can be found at https://www.studentscholarships.org.

 

PFLAG Scholarship Award Program-This award program aims to encourage and reward gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and intersex students as well as their straight supporters, especially those who strive to foster understanding and acceptance in the community. Eligibility requirements: Must be a resident of the Greater Cincinnati area, students need to be at least 17 years old as of April 14, 2017, demonstrate positive involvement with the LGBT community and must submit the application by April 14, 2017. For more information, you can visit www.pflagcinci.org.

 

Woman’s City Club of Greater Cincinnati-Applications for this scholarship must be female graduating seniors furthering their education at a college or university and student and family must demonstrate financial need. Go access the application, visit http://womanscityclub.org. The deadline is April 20, 2017.

 

Students of Integrity Scholarship-encourages you to work through a real-life dilemma and challenges your idea of what it means to be ethical. Essays are evaluated by an independent panel of judges, and $1,000 scholarships are awarded to high school juniors who demonstrate a true understanding of the situation and come up with a clever ethical solution. Applications can be submitted on centerforethics.org/soi. Deadline is June 2, 2017.

   

The Battle for STEM Scholarship-Kenitra Battle-is offering 2 scholarships ($1,000 and $500.00) to minority students planning to pursue a higher education in STEM fields. Must be a Mt. Healthy High School Senior, minority student, GPA 2.5 or higher, letter of acceptance at an accredited university. Complete the application at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/LXPKF6C and submit letter of acceptance and transcript to thebattleforstemscholarship@gmail.com or mail to P.O. Box 31118 Cincinnati, OH 45231. Deadline is April 15th

 

Mt. Healthy Alumni Scholarship-The Mt. Healthy Alumni Association offers a $1,000 scholarship to a senior whose parent is also a graduate of Mt. Healthy. Applications and criteria are available online at www.mthalumni.org under the “Scholarship” tab, by contacting Rose Kahsar at (513) 729-0784, Email: rkahsar@aol.com, or in the counselor’s office. Applications must be received no later than April 25, 2017.

Greater Cincinnati Chapter Tuskegee Airmen, Inc.-Applicants must be students of accredited high schools who have graduated or will graduate in the school year 2016-2017. Additionally, students must have a GPA of a 3.0 on a 4.0 scale. Completed applications must be returned by April 30, 2017. See Mrs. Havlin for a copy of the application.

Discover Student Loans-is giving away 100,000 in scholarships. Students can get tips and resources on paying for college and enter for a chance to win a 2,500 scholarship award. No purchase or student loan necessary. Enter now at CollegeCovered.com/Assist

Balanced Men Scholarship-awards incoming freshmen (have to be planning to attend University of Cincinnati ) who exhibit academic excellence, demonstrate leadership skills and commit to health and well-being. If you are planning to attend University of Cincinnati during the Fall of 2017, see Mrs. Havlin for an application. Deadline is July 1, 2017

Cincinnati Music Theatre Scholarship Program-awards high school seniors in the Greater Cincinnati area who will be entering college to study theatre/musical awards. Eligible applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher and submit an application and portfolio. Deadline is May 1st, 2017.

Hansen Injury Law Firm-$1,000 scholarship for students that have been negatively impacted by a car crash, bicycle accident or other events leading to personal injury. You must have proof that you are attending a college or university and must have GPA of 3.5. To apply, visit www.hanseninjurylawfirm.com/scholarships. Deadline is August 1, 2017.