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Scholarships

Last Updated: 4/23/2020 12:11 PM

Scholarships will be updated weekly both online and in the guidance office between January and May each school year. Make sure you check back often for new opportunities! If a scholarship is not submitted online, please return your completed application to the guidance office at least 7 days prior to the due date so we can get it finalized and mailed on time, or you may also submit an application on your own.

 

Fredericktown Education Association (FEA) Scholarship - to apply for this scholarship, the applicant must be a Fredericktown High School senior pursuing a degree in education. Click here for the application and submission information. Deadline to apply is May 5.

The Fredericktown Community Scholarship Foundation - has the following scholarships available:  John Ackerman Community Service Scholarship, Ollie Cline Scholar Athlete Scholarship, Beverly Jo Dremann Teacher Education Scholarship, Marjorie Fearn Leadership Scholarship, Rarick and Dorothy Long Journalism Scholarship, Roy McKinley Academic Scholarship, Medical and Health Related Scholarship and John and Kim Walsh Fredericktown Chevrolet Scholarship.  These scholarships are available to any current Fredericktown senior who plans to pursue further education beyond high school.  A student may compete in four Fredericktown Community Foundation awards and must complete a separate application form for each area.  However, an individual can only be awarded one Community Foundation Scholarship.  Applications for each scholarship are available in the guidance office or here:  Deadline to apply is April 15.

Beverly Jo Dremann Scholarship

Bruce Levering Scholarship

Fredericktown Academic Scholarship

Fredericktown Chevrolet Scholarship

Fredericktown Fire District Scholarship

John Ackerman Scholarship

Marjorie Fearn Scholarship

Medical & Health Scholarship

Ollie Cline Scholarship

Rarick & Dorothy Long Scholarship

Mount Vernon Rotary Club Scholarships - to apply for this scholarship, the applicant must be a Knox County resident with a GPA of 3.0 or higher and attending a Knox County high school.  The selection criteria is based upon community service, leadership and letter of recommendation.  Applications are available in the guidance office or at http://www.mountvernonrotary.org.  Deadline to apply is April 15.

The Energy Cooperative Operation Round Up - This scholarship is offered to high school seniors whose household is served by The Energy Cooperative and the parent/guardian must be participating in the Operation Round Up Foundation program on their monthly billing.  Each scholarship is $2,500.  This scholarship was created to reward those students expressing the following values in their lives:  accountability, integrity, innovation and community involvement.  Applications can be downloaded at  http://www.theenergycoop.com or picked up in the guidance office.  Deadline to apply is March 31.

Licking/Knox Goodwill Scholarship - Applicants must meet one of the following criteria:  current Goodwill employee, relative of a current Goodwill employee, current client, Licking or Knox County resident with preference for those with a disability or other barrier to employment.  Qualified applicants may apply online at http://www.goodwillnewark.com/foundation Application deadline is March 25.

Knox County Foundation Vocational Scholarship Application - available to Knox County residents who will attend an occupational training program of two years or less at an accredited vocational school, technical school, community college, or junior college.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline to apply is March 15.  

The Delta Kappa Gamma Society Scholarship - this scholarship is for senior girls that are planning on entering college in the fall of 2020 and pursuing a career in education.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline to apply is March 20.

Knox County Board of Realtors Essay Contest and Scholarship for 2020 Seniors - A 300-500 word essay along with a high school transcript must be submitted with the application.  A $500 scholarship will be presented to one student in each Knox County school by the Knox County Board of Realtors.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline to apply is April 8.

Mount Vernon Elks Lodge #140 Scholarship - Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.  One to a female student and one to a male student.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  A 300-500 word essay must also be submitted with the application.  Application deadline is April 4.

Central Ohio Farmers Co-op - Tom Bostic Scholarship - all agricultural and agricultural related majors are eligible for this scholarship.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline to apply is March 15.

Ohio Association of Litter Prevention and Recycling Professionals (OALPRP) - is offering the $1,000 C.R. Meyers Scholarship.  To be eligible, the student must be an Ohio resident enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited Ohio college, university or technical school.  The student must declare or plan to declare a major related to environmental sciences or environmental education.  Application deadline is April 15.  Applications can be found in the guidance office or at http://www.oalprp.org

FC Bank Scholarship - High school seniors with intentions to further their education at a college or university and seeking a business related degree may apply.  Completed application and essay must be submitted by March 22.  Applications are available in the guidance office or online at http://www.FCBank.bank/Scholarship

FC Bank has extended their scholarship application deadline to April 15.  If you apply online, the application deadline is April 19.

CES Credit Union Scholarship - The CE++for up to three additional years.  The deadline for application is March 31. This scholarship is separate from the OOGEEP and students may apply for both.  Applications are available in the guidance office or at http://www.ohiogasassoc.org

Labor Scholarship Essay Contest - Two scholarships will be awarded for juniors and seniors who write and submit the best essay about: What Is Right to Work Laws?  Essays should be no longer than 3 typed pages.  The deadline for submitting an essay is March 24.  Winners will be notified by March 31 and are required to attend a meeting to recognize their achievement.  Applications are available in the guidance office and must be submitted by email to http://lickingknoxclc@gmail.com

Corporation for Ohio Appalachian Development (COAD) Scholarship - eligible applicants must be a resident of the 30-county COAD service area for at least one year.  Applicants must reside in a household with a total annual income at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines.  Applicant must show proof of acceptance by a 2-year or 4-year institution of higher education.  Application deadline is April 1.  Applications can be found in the guidance office.

Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program Scholarship - Application requirements are as follows:  must be a U.S. citizen, must have a career goal in the crude oil and natural gas industry, be an Ohio resident and planning to attend an accredited Ohio college, university or technical school and must have and maintain a 2.5 or higher GPA.  Applications are available in the guidance office or may be downloaded at http://www.oogeep.org  Deadline to apply is March 1.

Future of Knox County Scholarship - Riverside Recovery Services is proud to announce the first annual "Future of Knox County Scholarship" to members of the high school class of 2020.  Riverside Recovery will present two $250.00 scholarship to graduating seniors from each Knox County high school who are dedicated to contributing to a better future for Knox County.  One scholarship for each school will be given to a senior pursuing a degree in the social services field and one scholarship will be given to a senior pursuing a technical or vocational certification.  Applications can be found in the guidance office.  Deadline to apply is April 1, 2020.

The Knox Community Hospital Auxiliary Scholarship - This scholarship is for Knox County seniors with good moral character, sound citizenship, and above average scholarship.  Students must be interested in a health care career.  Applicants will be screened and selected by the Scholarship Committee of the KCH Auxiliary.  Applications are available in the guidance office,  Deadline to apply is March 16, 2020.  

Knox County Foundation - Visit https://knoxcf.awardspring.com to create an account and apply! Deadline is March 1, 2020. The foundation annually distributes more than $1 million in college scholarships. More information about the scholarship and the foundation can be found at knoxcf.org.

Ohio Association of Public School Employees Scholarship - The OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship Foundation Program is available to any graduating high school senior whose parent or legal guardian is a member in good standing of the Ohio Association of Public School Employees and who intends to enroll in a full-time degree program in any two or four year accredited university, college, business or technical school.  The scholarship can be used in any field of study.  Applications must be postmarked no later than March 1, 2020.  Applications are available at http://www.oapse.org or in the guidance office.

Consolidated Cooperative Scholarship - is offering scholarships in the amount of $2,000, $1,500, $1,000, $700 and $500 to high school seniors living on the Cooperative's lines.  The applicant must be available for a scholarship interview, should they be selected, tentatively scheduled for mid February.  The 1st place scholarship winner is eligible for additional statewide scholarships to be given in April.  Applications are available at http://www.consolidated.coop or in the guidance office.  The application deadline is February 3, 2020.

Consolidated Cooperative Youth Tour - The Youth Tour to Washington DC is scheduled for June 19-25, 2020.  Each interested sophomore or junior living on the Cooperative's line may request an application via telephone, mail, or email at http://youthtour@consolidated.coop.  Deadline to apply is March 2, 2020.

The Energy Cooperative "Children of Members" Scholarship - This scholarship is offered to high school seniors whose household is served by TEC with electric, natural gas or propane.  Application deadline is February 7, 2020.  Visit http://Myenergycoop.com Member Center, Youth Programs, and click on 2020 Children of Members Scholarship.  Application must be typed or it will not be accepted.

AAA School Safety Patrol $1,000 Grant Scholarship - AAA Ohio Auto Club is offering high school seniors the opportunity to apply for one of ten $1,000 grants.  The program is limited to high school seniors who once served as a member of the AAA School Safety Patrol and is designed to help former AAA School Safety Patrol members further their education after graduation.  Students must complete the application form, which seeks information on academic record, safety patrol experience, in-school and out-of-school activities, and references.  Additionally, applicants must write a minimum of 500 word double-spaced essay, provide school transcript and include a letter of recommendation.  Please review the attached grant application for more details /aaa school safety patrol grant.pdf.

American Society of Military Comptrollers (ASMC) Buckeye Chapter - offers scholarships to deserving central Ohio high school seniors who plan to enter a field of study related to financial or resource management in business administration, economics, public administration, computer science, or operations research as related to financial management, accounting or finance.  Interested candidates should visit http://www.asmcbuckeye.com and select Scholarships from the main menu.  Applications must be received no later than February 29, 2020 to asmcbuckeye.scholarship@gmail.com  There are additional requirements for the Mary Ann White Community Scholarship Program which is included in the ASMC.  Student must have 100 hours of community service over and above required for graduation, or 5 extra volunteer activities of at least 20 hours each.  The application package must include three letters of recommendation from any combination of their high school principal, academic dean, guidance counselor, volunteer organization representative, or high school teacher.

OSU Alumni Club of Knox County Scholarship - The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Knox County will again award scholarships to freshmen entering next year (Fall 2020) at The Ohio State University, either at main campus or at any branch.  Starting this year, students will complete an online application.  Deadline for applications to be submitted is February 1, 2020.  The Alumni Scholars Program Application can be found at http://osu.edu/alumni/pay-forward/alumni-scholars-program

Fredericktown Alumni Scholarship - Click here to view the details of the scholarship and download the application. Completed applications are due to the guidance office by March 2. The Knox County Foundation application must also be filled out in conjunction with this application and is due by March 1.