Scholarship Opportunities

Last Updated: 11/3/2021 1:17 PM

Scholarships 2021-2022







Varsity Tutors Monthly Scholarship



$200 They hold a monthly scholarship contest where students write an essay in response to a monthly question.

OppU Achievers Scholarship





Awarded 4 times a year. Must have a 3.0 or better GPA and submit a short essay



Van Wert Elks Student/Volunteer of the Month Award

Click here for fillable application

*In order to edit, you must save a copy to your Google Drive! This will convert the Word document to a Google Doc.

ASAP Varies

Two students are selected monthly, judging is based on community service, work experience, honors and awards, leadership & extracurricular activities, must write an essay up to 400 words, provide 1 or 2 letters of recommendation.  Turn applications into Student Services.

Hispanic Heritage Youth Award

11/14/21 Up to $1,000 Must be of Hispanic heritage, 3.0 GPA, must attend virtual awards ceremony if selected

National Elks Most Valuable Student Scholarship

11/15/21 Ranges from $1,000 to $12,500 Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership and financial need.  500 scholarships are awarded.

Jack Kent Cooke Foundation Scholarship

11/18/21 Up to $55,000 Must have 3.5 GPA, demonstrate financial need, demonstrate persistence, leadership and service to others

Driver Education Initiative Scholarship

11/30/21 $500 Must write an essay titled, "In the driver's seat", discussing the importance of being a safe and educated driver.  Should be 500 words or more

Hagan Scholarship Foundation

12/1/21 up to $48,000 over 4 years 3.75 GPA, minimum ACT of 24, must work 240 hours in the 12 months prior to the start of college, FAFSA EFC under $6,500

National Honor Society (NHS) Scholarship

12/1/21 $3,200 to $25,000 Must be a senior member of an active NHS chapter, create student account, need 2 recommendations, certification by NHS advisor, essay on how the four pillars of NHS has shaped your high school experience & post secondary aspirations

National Space Club Scholarship

12/3/21 $4,000 to $10,000

Two scholarships - Keynote and Teague.  For students entering the STEM field

Science Ambassador Scholarship

12/13/21 Full Tuition

For women in science, technology, engineering, or math.  Film a 3 minute video explaining a STEM topic you're passionate about.

Burger King Scholars Program

12/15/21 $1,000 Open to all seniors (do not have to work there), restaurant employees or their family, open to those attending 2 or 4 year colleges or technical schools.

North American Van Lines Logistics Scholarship

12/15/21 $1,000 Submit a brief essay (400-800 words) detailing why a career in logistics/supply chain management is your college major of choice

Equitable Excellence Scholarship

12/17/21 or until they receive 10,000 applications Ranges from $2,500 to $20,000 Demonstrate courage, strength and wisdom as shown by community impact through volunteer service

Farm Credit Scholarships

12/31/21 $1,500 Must be a child or grandchild of a Farm Credit Mid-America Customer, plan on majoring in agriculture or pursuing agricultural or rural community related careers

GE-Reagan Foundation

1/6/22 $10,000 renewable for  4 years 3.0 GPA, demonstrate qualities of leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

1/6/22 $1,000 to $10,000 Regional scholarships for art or writing in various categories and themes

Ron Brown Scholar Program

1/9/22 $40,000 Must be African American, excel academically, exhibit exceptional leadership potential, participate in community service, demonstrate financial need

Taco Bell Live Mass Scholarship

1/11/22 $5,000 to $25,000 Do not need to be an employee of Taco Bell.  Create a two-minute video showcasing your passion and how you'll use it to make a difference

Ohio JCI (Junior Chamber International) Foundation Scholarship

1/14/22 $1,000 (Five will be awarded) Reference letters, financial statements, university acceptance letter, and an essay are part of the application

National Beta Scholarship Program

1/20/22 $1,000 to $20,000 Must be a 12th grade Beta member

 Acme Baseball Scholarship


2/1/2022 $500 Need to have participated in ACME Baseball.  Must have a 2.5 GPA, fill out application and include transcript