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ACT Scholarship- ACT gives away 14 scholarships to sophomores, juniors and seniors that sign up for the ACT test click here for more information.

AED Superstore Scholarship- they offer a $1000 bi-annual scholarship for high school seniors. Click here for details. Deadline: May 31,

AES Scholarship- Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all attending a post secondary educational facility. Click here for more information. Deadline: October 6,

Alltrusa International, Inc. of Tiffin- Alltrusa is a service organization with emphasis on literacy, they are offering a scholarhship open to any Seneca County resident pursuing post-secondary education. Click here for application. Deadline: April 1st

Area Agency on Aging Scholarship- Two scholarship will be awarded to desreving individuals for higher education benefiting the field of aging. Deadline: March 1. Click here for more information

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship- $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school. Click here for more details. Deadline: August 31,

B. Davis Scholarship - Deadline is May 22,  Go to http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm for more information.

Bascom Fire Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship - (downloadable application)) - Deadline is March 30, 2018.

Bascom Lions Club Four-Year Scholarship (downloadable application) - for students planning to attend a 4-year school, beginning in Fall 2020 - deadline is March 13, 2020.

Bascom Lions Club Two-Year Scholarship - (downloadable application) - for students planning to attend a 2-year school, beginning in Fall 2020 - deadline is March 13, 2020

The Bascom Communications Memorial Scholarship- In memory of Greg Merryfield. This scholarship will be awarded to a student who has best demonstrated, in judgment of the scholarship trustees, the same quality of character and hard work that Greg exemplified in his life. Click here, Deadline is: March 31

Beat The Odds Scholarship: Ohio seniors that has overcome tremendous adversity to excel academically, demonstrate leadership in their community and aspire to continue their education.click here Deadline: December 8, 

Bowling Green State University for incoming Freshman see website. Varies deadlines

Bowling Green State University Presidential Scholars Award: Competition for a full tuition scholarship. Click here for more information on this scholarship.

Bowling Green State University Department of Biological Sciences Scholarship - For incoming biology majors - go to www.bgsu.edu/arts-and-sciences/biological-sciences/undergraduate-programs/scholarships.html 

Bowling Green State University (STEM) incoming freshman considering careers in teaching science and/or mathematics. Deadline is January 15, 2020. See the website for further information: www.bgsu.edu/action. 

Cameron Joseph St. Clair Memorial Scholarship - Minimum 2.5 GPA and majoring in a criminal justice field of study (which includes but not limited to law enforcement, law, forensic science, criminal psychology, etc. click here for application.  Deadline is April 12, 2019.

Charles D. "Bud" Hering Jr. Foundation - Awards two $3,000 to two graduating seniors from Seneca County schools.  Click here for downloadable application.  Deadline is April 12, 2019.

Charles "Duck" Jordan Scholarship - For one HL senior who has been active in athletics, FFA and/or music throughout high school and plans to attend Tiffin University or Heidelberg in Fall of 2020. Click the link.  Deadline is March 27, 2020.

Christian Connector - $2,500 Christian College scholarship drawings.  Go to www.ChristianConnector.com for more information.

Choose Happy- In memory Kenadee Siebenaller, class of 2018, a $500 nonrenewable grant. This scholarship is limited to female seniors that play volleyball and/or basketball. Deadline: March 1, 2019 click here for application.

Distinguished Young Women - For more information, go to www.distinguishedyw.org

Donna Warns March & Donald March Scholarship - (downloable application) - awarded to a Hopewell-Loudon senior - Deadline is March 27, 2020

Dorothy Roush Scholarship - (Downloadable application) - awarded to a HL senior pursuing a degree in education or nursing  Deadline is April 17, 2020

Doug Porter Memorial Scholarship - Vaughn Industries (in Carey) awards a scholarship to one graduating senior who is interested in pursing a career in the construction trades - student must apply for the apprenticeship program to be considered for this award. Please contact the Apprenticeship coordinator at 419-396-9136 for more information.

Dunn Family Scholarship- This scholarship is awarded to a son/duaghter of a current employee of National Machinery or a Sentinel Career Center Advanced Placement Program employed by National Machinery. click here for application. Deadline: March 31,

The Elks National Foundation Awards: This scholarship is available to high school seniors. For applications go to enf.elks.org/mvs Deadline is November 5.

FCH Community Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship- There are five $400.00 scholarships for area students pursuing an education in a health related field. Deadline: March 15,2019. Click here for applications.

FFA Scholarship- America's Farmers Grow AG Leaders- applicants are not required to be FFA members. For more information see FFA.org/scholarships.

Fostoria Area Saftey Council Scholarship- Successful recipients must be U.S. Citizens, reside in the 44830 zip code, enrolled full-time at the senior level and must demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in the field of Occupational Safety and Health, Industrial Hygien, Environmental Scienc, Risk Management, Civil and Emergency services, Occupational Rehabilitation or a related field. Click here for application. Due April 30, 2019

Fostoria Knights of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary Scholarship- This application is for a 2019 graduating senior. Applicants must be the child, stepchild or grandchild of a current member in good standing of the Fostoria Knights of Columbus or Fostoria Knight of Columbus Ladies Auxiliary. Deadline: June 7 Click here for application

Fostoria Chapter #94 Order of the Eastern Star Scholarship - $250 to a local, female senior.  Deadline is April 15, 2019.  Click here for scholarship applicaton.

Fostoria Kiwanis Club: will award two scholarships to graduating seniors. One scholarship is reserved for a Fostoria High School student and one scholarship is reserved for any graduating senior in the 44830 zip code. Deadline is April 1, 2019 Downloadable application.

Fostoria Lodge #288 Free and Accepted Masons- Outstanding Service Book Scholarship- Deadline April 26,2019 click here for application.

Franklin B. Walter All- Scholastic Award: This scholaship is $500, this is for one outstanding senior from each county. Please turn application into the Guidance office. Click here for application.. Deadline: January 28, 2019 

Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #128 ScholarshipFor high school seniors in Seneca County.  Must have a 3.0 GPA.  Downloadable application. Deadline is April 2, 2019.

Harland & Ida Warns Scholarship - (downloadable application) - awarded to a Hopewell-Loudon senior who plans to pursue a career in education.  Deadline is April 3, 2020

Healthcare Leaders Scholarship (sponsored by Nurse.org)- Nurse.org is seeking application for Healthcare Leaders Scholarship, to be eligible for the $1000 award, students must have a GPA of 3.0 or above, be pursuing a degree related to healthcare, and submit a 600-1000 word essay by January 29, 2018. Full scholarship details see Nurse.org

Hopewell-Loudon Education Association ScholarshipFor a student who plans to major in education and enter the teaching/education profession  Deadline is April 3, 2020. Downloadable application

HomeLight Scholarship- Student who will be attending an accredited university in Fall 2017. Eligible areas of study: Design homes, build homes, place people in homes. For more information see Homelight. Deadline: April 15, 2019

Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program: for students seeking to pursue career or technical education in a post-secondary environment. For more information click here

Ian Kuhn Memorial Scholarship - (downloadable application) - awarded to a HL senior - deadline is April 17, 2020.

Impact Credit Union Scholarship- Eligible recipients must be a graduating senior, a member of the credit union or a child of a credit union member click here for application. Deadline is April 1,

Jackie Robinson Foudation Scholarship: This scholarship is for a high school senior, plan to attend a four-year institution in the united States along with several more requirements listed here. Deadline: February 1, 2019

Junior Achievement Scholarship- Seneca County High School Juniors and Seniors. The first round is due March 29 click here for further details.

KNR Don't Text and Drive Scholarship: $5000 scholarship offered to students enrolled in an accredited college, university, or graduate program. They are accepting application on the website: knrlegal.com  Deadline: March 31st 

Local 1216 Scholarship: Aplicants must be a child, stepchild, grandchild, or legal dependent of Local 1216 member (with one year seniorty or Local 1216 retiree. For more information please see attached scholarship. Deadline: February 22, 2019

The John and Janet Steinmentz Family Scholarship - downloadable application - awarded to a Hopewell-Loudon senior - deadline is March 31,

Marion Commnity Foundation Scholarship Program - The online application can be found at www.MarionCommunityFoundation.org - deadline is March 1, at Noon.

Mary Lou Schultz Memorial Scholarship- This scholarship is awarded to a person living in Seneca County who is pursuing a registered nursing degree at the college or university of their choice. Click here for the application. Deadline is March 31,

MikeRoweWorksFoundation- The Foundation provides financial assistance to qualified individuals with a desire to learn a skill that is in demand. See website for more information.

National Machinery Engineering Scholarship - National Machinery will award up to four scholarships to students who plan to pursue a career in mechanical engineering or an associate degree in a technical field of study in the manufacturing industry.  Deadine is March 8, 2019 - go to http://www.nationalmachinery.com/about-us/engineering-scholarship to download application.

National Machinery Foundation Scholarship-  Must be enrolled with an accredited college or university in pursuit of a 4-year Bachelor of Science degree or a 2-year associate degree in a technical field of study in the manufacturing industry.Deadline is March 15,2019 scholarship click here.

North Central Electric: Touchstone Energy Scholarship- This scholarship was created to reward students that have struggled with unique and substantial personal challenge(s) as he/she pursued an education.  http://www.ncelec.org/content/scholarship For more information Deadline is : January 18, 2019.

North Central Electric 2017 Children of Members Scholarship-apllications are available at : www.ncelec.org/content/scholarship Deadline is January 18,2019

NW Region Bonnie Eddy Educational Supply & Book Grant "BEES-BG"- Four $500 BEES book grants are presented annually to high school seniors in Northwest Ohio.  Click here for application. Deadline: January 31, 

Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools Scholarships - Go towww.ohiocareercolleges.org for more information and to apply. Deadline: April 6,

Ohio Credit Union Foundation Video Scholarship - $5,000 scholarship - must create a short video answering the scholarship question:  "In what ways can you help your peers become financially literate?"  Go to http://www.ohiocreditunions.org/Outreach/OCUF/Pages/VideoScholarshipDetails.aspx for more information and to enter scholarship competition.  Deadline is April 30.

Ohio JCI Senate Charitable Education Foundation- They are offering two different scholarships one is academic based, the other is need based. The deadline is January 11, 2019. Click here for applicaton.

Ohio News Media Foundation- High school seniors who plan to major in a field relevant to the newspaper industry, particularly journalism, advertising, marketing, or communications degree.  Deadline: April19,click here for more details:www.ohionews.org/scholarships.

Ohio No-Till Council: Offering two $500 Scholarships, open to children and grandchildren from a farming background enrolling in a two-year or four-year accredited college program. Deadline: March 1, click here applications/rules. 

Ohio Oil & Gas Energy Education Program: $1000 scholarship,application can be downloaded at www.oogeep.org Deadline: March 1, 2019.

Ohio Gas Association Scholarship Foundation: For students who plan to pursue a career in the natural gas industry or related energy field. Deadline is March 15,2019 click here for application

Ohio Operating Engineers Apprenticeship and Training Program - Go to www.local18training.com for more information.

The Ohio State University Alumni Scholars Program for Seneca County-  Merit based scholarship for an outstanding freshman.Click here. Deadline: January 11, 2019

Old Fort Banking Co. Scholarship- This $1000.00 scholarship is awarded to a student attending Heidelberg University, Tiffin University or University of Findlay for the fall quarter 2019 school year. Downloadable application Deadline: April 9, 2019

Owens Community College: Two scholarships available, 1) Foundation Scholarship and 2) Board of Trustees Scholarship. click on the scholarship for the application.

ProMedica Fostoria Community Hospital Foundation- will be awarding scholarships to local area students pursuing college degrees in the medical field.Deadline is March 15,2019 Applications are available online click here.

Quest Bridge - For motivated, low-income students, Go to www.questbridge.org for more information.

Raise Me- check out this app/website you sign up and several colleges have scholarship linked to this website. Check it early some schools have a November 1st deadline.

Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation- High school seniors who demonstrate exceptional leadership, drive, integrity, and citizenship are invited to apply for the Reagan Foundation Scholarship Program. Deadline: January 4, 2018 online applications

Sallie Mae Scholarship Search - https://www.salliemae.com/plan-for-college/scholarships/scholarship-search/

Scholarships 4 Students Scholarship Search - http://www.scholarships4students.com/

Student Scholarships: Several different scholarships for students to check out on one website:www.studentscholarships.org

Seneca Conservation District: High school senior with a minimum 3.0 GPA, applicant and parent/guardian must live in Seneca County. Planning to study a science related degree in college. Deadline: March 30,2018 click here application/rules

Seneca Couny Farm Bureau, Inc. Scholarship - Parents (or student) must be Seneca County Farm Bureau member, must reside in Seneca County, must have 2.5+ GPA.  Click here application/rules.Deadline is April 28, 2019.

Seneca County Master Gardener Scholarship - Must be pursuing a college or technical degree in plant science, horticulture,or related degree. Click here for more information.

Seneca County Medical Society Scholarship- Must declare intent to pursue or be enrolled in a healthcare or medical related program. Deadline is May 18,2018 click here for application

Seneca County Retired Teachers Association: This is $500 scholarship for a high school senior who resides in Seneca County and will graduate from an accredited high school who is planning to pursue a career in the field of education. Click here for application. Deadline: April 12, 2019.


Terra Early Admission Scholarship Program - must apply for admissions, submit high school transcript, and complete scholarship applications by April 1. Must also file a FAFSA.  Go to www.terra.edu to apply.

Terra State Community College Workforce Demand Scholarship- this scholarship is available to 2020 graduates going into certian majors. Click here for more information. Deadline: April 15, 2020

The Levy Law Offices Scholarship- $2,500 scholarship for one student who will be enrolled in a two-year to five-year(college or university) in 2018 in Ohio or Kentucky. For more information go to:http://levylawoffices.com/scholarship/  

Applications are due: March 30,2018

The Fred and Debbie Spurck Scholarship Fund- Scholarship is awarded to a person living in Seneca County, Ohio. The recipient will be the person who has best demonstrated, in judgment of the scholarship trustees, compassion for and a commitment toward the well-being of animals. Preference may be given to any applicant who has volunteered at the Seneca County Humane Society. Click here for application. Deadline: March 31

The Roland Zimmerman Inspiration Scholarship Fund- Scholarship is awarded to a student who has best demonstrated that their agriculture program will lead them to a career they will love so like Mr. Z, that they will never work a day in their life. Downloadable Application      Deadline: March 31,

The Swing of Things Scholarship- Students can enter by writing a short essay describing what they expect to change going to college and how they will adapt. Click here for more information.Deadline March 31,2018

Timothy G. Gregory Memorial Scholarship - Must have participated in football, wrestling, or baseball while in high school.  Maintain a 2.5 GPA.  See Mrs. Hendrix for an application or click here.  Deadline is April 5, 2019.

Toledo Community Foundation Scholarships - Go to www.Toledocf.org and click on scholarships.  Deadlines are as early as February 1, 2019.

Tuition Funding Sources - www.tuitionfundingsources.com 

University of Toledo- Incoming freshman be sure to check the University of Toledo website many of the freshman scholarships are due: December 1st. 

VFW and it's Ladies Auxiliary Scholarships - Creative Patriotic Art Contest - Any student in grades 9-12 is eligilble. Must submit a piece of artwork that is patriotic in thme. For more information, go to http://www.vfw.org/Youth/  

William D. Squires Educational Foundation, Inc. - Primarily financial-need based - foundation will offer fifteen scholarships to Ohio seniors at $4,000/year for up to four years.  Go to www.wmdsquiresfoundation.org for more information and to apply.  Deadline is April 5