Prudential Spirit of Community Awards: Open to students in Grades 5-12

Northwest State Community College:
*Presidential Scholarship-Full Tuition, PresidentialHonorsScholarApp20.pdf  
*NSCC Foundation Scholarships-more scholarship opportunities will be available on NW State website in November
The link for Northwest State Community College's scholarship page-https://northweststate.edu/scholarships#institutional

Hagan Scholarship:
The Hagan Scholarship is a nationwide need-based merit scholarship designed to help high-achieving students from small towns and rural areas graduate college debt-free. Recipients must: a) graduate from a public high school located in a county having fewer than 50,000 residents, or b) graduate from a remote rural school located in a county having more than 50,000 residents.

Student Scholarships September-December 1st:
The document listed below, list 15 Scholarship programs available to Ohio students.

Student Scholarships October 31st-December 31st:

Student Scholarships November 30th-February 20th, 2021:

Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation:
Students need a 3.0 GPA and to fill out an online application that requires no essays, no recommendations, and no transcripts by October 31, 2020, at 5 p.m. Eastern.
To apply, please see the link below

Ohio JCI Senate Scholarship:
Attached is the application for the Ohio JCI Senate Charitable and Education Foundation scholarship program.  The Ohio JCI Senate C & E Foundation is made up of the life members of the Ohio JCI Senate who were members of the U.S. Junior Chamber of Commerce (Jaycees).

You will have two (2) categories to choose from
CATEGORY 1 – Academic-Based
CATEGORY 2 – Need-Based

In the Academic-Based, the top two (2) will receive $1,000.00. In addition, the top two (2) in Category 1 will be submitted to the US JCI Senate Foundation scholarship program and could be selected as one of the twenty (20) $1,000.00 scholarships that they will be awarding this year.

In the Need-Based there will be four (4) winners selected with each receiving $1,000.00 scholarship.  One (1) is the “Morgan Jones Memorial Scholarship” sponsored by the Ohio JCI Senate, and an additional three (3) of which one (1) scholarship will be given to a student who is a resident in one of the following counties: Allen, Putnam or Van Wert.

Please note applicants may only submit an application in one (1) category.  Please check the category in which you wish to have your application judged, and return enclosed page with your application.  Attach the category page to your application.  

The deadline for submitting applications is January 22, 2021. Judging will take place by February 21, 2021. Winners will be notified by letter

Big Sun Scholarship:
The BigSun Organization is proud to be able to continue to help young athletes succeed in their academic pursuits. We are offering an annual scholarship to a deserving student. All student athletes are eligible for this award, regardless of which sport they are participating in. Their participation may be in any capacity, whether as a player, coach or official.
Deadline               -      June 19, 2021  
Amount of Award  -        $500.00
The successful applicant will be a high school senior or be attending a post secondary institute and currently involved in some sport at that institution or in the community.

ACME Baseball Scholarship:
1) Must have played at least one year of Varsity Acme Baseball
    2) Applicant must have a cumulative G.P.A. of 2.5 (on 4.0 Scale)
    3) Applicant’s official high school transcript (through 7th semester) must be enclosed
    1) Applicant and applicant’s parent(s) must sign to verify the application.
    2) Application must be signed by a school official (principal or counselor)& high school coach
    3) Return completed application to Acme Baseball Commissioner by February 1, 2021.
                Mr. Chad Spencer - Acme Baseball Commissioner
                13432 Waynesfield Road
                Wapakoneta, OH  45895

Americas Farmers Scholarship:
America's Farmers Grow Ag Leaders, sponsored by Bayer Fund, is offering more than $500,000 in scholarships to high school seniors and college students pursuing an ag-related field of study. Students can apply for a $1,500 scholarship now through January 14, 2021.

Statewide STEM Scholarship Program
All Ohio high school students, who are juniors or seniors during the 2020-2021 school year,
and who meet the qualifications below, are invited to apply for a
$1,000 Believe in Ohio STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math) Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship program is to recognize students throughout Ohio for their
contributions to STEM Innovation and Entrepreneurship. To ensure that students from all parts of Ohio
receive recognition, at least one $1,000 scholarship will be awarded in each of Ohio’s ninety-nine State
House of Representative districts, and thirty-three Ohio State Senate districts.

Grand Lodge Scholarship
Every year the Grand Lodge of Free and Accepted Masons of Ohio sponsors two $1200
scholarships, awarded to one male and one female graduating senior in each of the 25 Masonic
Districts in the state.

The application materials, must be completed and returned with the required essay and letter of recommendation by March 1, 2021 either
electronically to jazbluhm@gmail.com or via USPS to:
5th Masonic District Association Scholarship Committee
759 Village Lane
Defiance, OH 43512

North Western Electric Cooperative 2021 Scholarship
Each individual scholarship has its own link for the pdf file containing the instructions, rules and application.  Please read and follow the instructions carefully to avoid delay or rejection of their acceptance into the contest.  

ALL applications must be submitted by 4 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2021.

Students may apply for any/all scholarships that apply to their situation.
You may visit the following page to access all the different programs

Millcreek-West Unity Foundation Scholarships:
Please see the attached instructions page for information on how to apply.

In addition, there are several scholarships that are open to high school seniors in Williams County. Please see the attached flyer that identifies the available county-wide scholarships and the eligibility criteria. These scholarships require a separate application.

All scholarship applications are due to the Guidance Office by Friday February 26th at 3:00 pm.

Scholarship Website:

Scholarship Instruction Page:

County Wide Scholarships information:

Williams County Pork Producers:
$500.00 Scholarship Application
Application forms must be postmarked or emailed by March 31 of the current academic year.  



 Applicants must be a graduating senior, of the current academic year, from a Williams County School.

Applicants must apply, be accepted and planning to attend a college or technical school.

Recipients must complete their first term and receive a minimum of a 2.25 grade point average or better or forfeit the scholarship.   Payment of the scholarship will be made in time for the second term provided grades are received at the address * listed above.

Applications must be typed.  Application forms are available through your local school guidance office.

An interview may be requested after the applications have been reviewed.

Moser Nursing Scholarship:
Graduating High School Senior with nursing aspirations.

1,000.00 Scholarship will be awarded to any Northwest Ohio Student who wishes to become an RN or LPN.

Application Deadline is March 31, 2021

Please see the Guidance office for an application.

2021 Williams County 4-H Scholarship:
Selection Procedures and Criteria
       All applicants are eligible who:
-Have attained the academic rank of high school senior, college freshman, college sophomore,
or college junior; and
-Are current or former Williams County 4-H member for a minimum of four years; and
-Are pursuing any post-secondary education; and
-Are entering any field of study the following academic year.
-Past applicants and recipients may re-apply as eligible.
-Applicants must use the 2021 application template in order for the application to be

Local Farm Bureau Senior Scholarship:
Attached is a scholarship opportunity for high school seniors: apply for the Defiance, Fulton, Henry or Williams County Farm Bureau $500 Scholarships!  There is at least one $500 scholarship available for each county. Applications are due to the County Office, 362 Main Street, PO Box 53099, Pettisville, OH 43553 by April 1, 2021.

-Applications should be typed. The application is attached below.

-Completed applications must arrive in the county office by April 1, 2021. You may either send by e-mail or mail to your County Farm Bureau, 362 Main Street, PO Box 53099, Pettisville, OH  43553.

-If you have questions, please contact the county Farm Bureau office at (419) 445-0723 or 1-800-783-2873.

Post-Secondary Education Scholarship Program:
The Northwestern Ohio Branch of the APWA is offering the following scholarship opportunities.

The $1000.00 NW Ohio APWA Public Works Scholarship
    for Engineering Core or Administrative Students enrolled in fields related to Public Works.
    for Vehicle Maintenance and Fleet Management Students
    for students engaged in the studies of Environmental Impact and Water Quality.

    This Scholarship is funded by the NW Ohio APWA branch and its event offerings throughout the year.

The $500.00 Bennett J. Roessner Scholarship
    for small engine and lawn maintenance fields.  This is for a student enrolled in a 2-year accredited Ohio educational facility.

This Scholarship is funded in partnership with the Roessner family and the NW Ohio APWA branch.

The $500.00 Abco-Services APWA Family Scholarship
    for all NW Ohio APWA family members.  This student must be enrolled in an accredited Ohio educational facility and have a family member have a current APWA membership.  No College Major requirement.

This Scholarship is funded in partnership with ABCO-Services, Inc. and the NW Ohio APWA branch.

Post Secondary Scholarship Program 2021 (1).doc

Black Swamp Arts Council Scholarship:
The Black Swamp Arts Council will award two $500 scholarships to a graduating high school senior
majoring in a fine arts-related field (visual arts, music, dance, theater, art education or music
education) and accepted to an accredited 2-or4-year post-secondary educational institution. The
student must be in good academic standing with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants must be
graduating from a high school located in Williams, Fulton, Henry, or Defiance county.

Applications are due by March 12, 2021

OOGEEP Scholarship:

The deadline to apply is March 1st, 2021

A scholarship program targeted at students pursuing careers in the crude oil and natural gas industry.

Each scholarship is worth a minimum of $1,000 per year and can be renewed for up to four years. The minimum scholarship applicant criteria include:

– Must be a U.S. citizen.
– Must have a career goal in the natural gas and oil industry.
– Must be an OHIO resident OR a student attending, or planning to attend, an accredited OHIO college, university, technical or trade school.
– Must have and maintain a grade point average (G.P.A.) of 2.5 or higher.