Outside scholarships

There are many outside scholarship opportunities. The scholarships listed below are just a few of the opportunities available. We regularly update this page as we learn about new and exciting opportunities for our students.

One of the best resources for outside scholarships is through your local community and organizations. We encourage you to apply for outside scholarships!

Please check out this quick reference guide for tips on applying and receiving scholarships.

Scholarship Deadline

Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Foundation    
     Undergrad, internship or graduate Dietetics Education


Advertising Federation of Fort Wayne   
     Indiana Resident, advertising/marketing/communication/PR/graphic design

 March 24

AES Engineering

Oct. 5

AICPA-John L. Carey Scholarships
     Accounting major

March 1

AICPA-Minority Accounting Scholarships
      Accounting, minority

March 1

The Allen Endowment
     Women, Ohio residents (email allenendowment@gmail.com)

Jan - April

American Chemical Society
     Science major, minority

March 1

ARMY Emergency Relief
     Army family

April 1

Austin E. Knowlton Memorial Scholarship
     majoring in math or a related field, from Logan county
     contact the financial aid office for application


Blanchard Valley Health Foundation-Findlay Auxiliary Scholarships
     Member and pursuing healthcare field


Blanchard Valley Health Foundation-Greater NW Diabetes Scholarship


Blanchard Valley Health Foundation-Medical Explorers Scholarship
  Member and high school senior


Christian Community Credit Union
     Open, membership

April 30

Cincinnati Scholarship Program

April 30

Citizens Bank Graduate Scholarship

August 1

Cleveland Scholarship Program
     Graduate of a high school serviced by Cleveland Scholarship Program.

April 15

College Board's Fund Finder


The Community Foundation of Shelby County
     Shelby County, Ohio

Feb 15, May 21

Drug Lawsuit Source College Scholarship

 Nov 15

Dutch Crafters Amish Heritage Scholarship

May 1



Florence Allen Scholarship
     See financial aid for application

April 1, June 20

George Eagle Memorial Scholarship
     Environmental science major or related field

Feb 28


George J. Record School Scholarships
     Resident of Ashtabula County, Ohio

May 20

     Auglaize or Allen County, Ohio, need-based

March 15

Hispanic Awareness Scholarship


I Know I Can Scholarship
     Columbus, Ohio, high school graduate, need-based

March 1

Institute of Management Accountants
     Accounting and finance majors


Jane A. Blank Scholarship
     Healthcare major

Sept 25

JoAnne Robinson Memorial Fund
     African-American, broadcast journalism

Feb. 28

Last Dollar Scholarship
     Need-based scholarship


Latino College Dollars Booklet


Lima Branch of American Association of University Women (AAUW)
     Woman, Allen County, Ohio (see financial aid office for application)

March 8

Lima Exchange Club Child Abuse Prevention Scholarship
     Social work, 3.0 GPA(see financial aid office for application)

March 31

Lima Rotary Club
     Allen County, Ohio (see financial aid office for application)

 July 1 and Nov 1

Medina County Retired Teachers' Association
     Graduates of Medina Co HS, junior or senior education major

May 1

Miami County Foundation-Thelma Ross Dalton Memorial
     Miami County, Ohio


Nancy Steiner Scholarship    
    See financial aid for application

 April 15

National Federation of the Blind
     Must be considered legally blind to apply

March 31

National Scholars Honor Society
     Must be a member


Northwest Chapter of Credit Unions
     Must plan to participate in post high school studies

April 30

Ohio Access Scholarships
     Various scholarships based in different counties in Ohio


Ohio ETV
     Foster care background

Jan 1 - March 31

Ohio Nutrition Council
     Dietetic juniors, as well as graduating seniors pursing an internship or grad school

March 1

Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program
    Ohio Resident and career goal in oil & gas industry

Ohio Safety Officers College Memorial Fund
     Children, spouses of officers killed in the line of duty

  March 1


OppU Achievers Scholarship


Orphan Foundation of America 
     Must be under 25 years old, been in foster care for at least one year by age 18

March 31

Payne Nickles & Company Scholarship
     Accounting major

May 4

Sodexo Foundation Stephen Brady STOP Hunger
     Students who have made a significant impact on the fight against hunger

Dec 5

Soil & Water Conservation Society Scholarship
     Ohio resident and majoring in a natural resources conservation program 

March 16

Thomas J. Seefred Trust Fund 
     Juvenile diabetes; from Trumbull, Mahoning and Columbiana Co, Ohio

May 1

Toledo Community Foundation


Tylenol Scholarship 
     Medicine and health care


United Negro Fund Scholarship


US Bank 
     Open. Winners will be selected at random.

October thru March

USA Funds 

Feb 10

Wal-Mart Scholarship Foundation
     Employee or dependent of Wal-Mart employee

August 31

Wayne County Foundation  
     Resident of Wayne County, Ohio


William Squires Foundation Scholarship  
     Resident of Ohio, need-based


WyzAnt College Scholarships

May 31

Zonta Club of Findlay Scholarship  
     Women, business major