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HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

Two $500 scholarships are available 

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 2016, Fall 2016, or are in the progress of completing these activities by Spring 2017. 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, 2018.

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.




DEADLINE

Applications will be accepted until April 15, 2017.

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