HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Two $500 scholarships are available, Application will open in January 2019.

This scholarship is awarded to an Ohio high school senior with at least a 3.0 overall GPA and who has completed activities to explore potential college majors and internships/co-ops during Summer 2018, Fall 2018, or are in the progress of completing these activities by Spring 2019. The student must submit a reference from a supervisor, mentor, or teacher who was involved in the exploration activity. Funds for the scholarship will be issued directly to the college/university in the student’s name and must be used by January 31, 2020.
Along with basic information, the applicant will address the following questions/essays:

  • Describe the major you are planning to pursue and why you have chosen it for future study.
  • Describe what activities you have completed (e.g., high school internship, volunteer work, research, job shadow, etc.) to explore the major you are considering.
  • Describe how you plan to pursue career related work experience (co-op or internship) during your college career.
  • Describe a situation where you were given some level of responsibility or leadership (i.e., work, sports, church or community) and what was learned from the experience.

Mailing Address: 
            Ohio Cooperative Education Association 
            P.O Box 5066
            Cleveland, OH 44101


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