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


AES Engineering

Oct. 5

AICPA-Minority Accounting Scholarships
      Accounting, minority

April 1

Altrusa International, Inc. of Findlay Ohio
     Hancock County, Ohio high school graduate, entering senior year of college

April 12

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

April 1

Blanchard Valley Health Foundation-Greater NW Diabetes Scholarship

March 31

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

April 1

Business & Professional Women of Findlay & Hancock County Scholarship
  Must reside in Hancock County, Ohio

April 1

Christian Community Credit Union
     Open, membership

April 30

Cincinnati Scholarship Program

April 30

Clark County Association or Homemakers & Community Education
     Clark County, Ohio-family and consumer science majors, social work

July 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

March 17

Dutch Crafters Amish Heritage Scholarship

May 1



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

May 20

     Auglaize or Allen County, Ohio, need-based

April 15

Hispanic Awareness Scholarship

March 1

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

March 1

Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
     Women business majors

March 13

JoAnne Robinson Memorial Fund
     African-American, broadcast journalism

Feb. 28

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

Nov. 1

National Scholars Honor Society
     Must be a member


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

Feb. 11

Ohio ETV
     Foster care background


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

March 17

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

March 31

SME Cleveland Education Foundation
     Marketing and sales major

May 1

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

Dec 5

Sodexo Foundation Youth Grants
     Youth-led service projects

Jan 31

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

April 29

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

April 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. 15

UVMC Foundation 
     Health care related field and resident of Miami, Shelby, Darke or Champaign County, Ohio

March 25

Van Wert County Foundation
     Van Wert or Paulding County, Ohio

June 1

Wayne County Foundation  
     Resident of Wayne County, Ohio


William Squires Foundation Scholarship  
     Resident of Ohio, need-based


WyzAnt College Scholarships

May 1

Zonta Club of Findlay Scholarship  
     Women, business major

May 6