Goshen High School

Scholarship Opportunities

 
SCHOLARSHIP NEWS
 
 
 
GOSHEN GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
The Goshen Garden Club is pleased to offer a scholarship to a Goshen High School graduate, who is pursuing a field of horticulture or allied subject. Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 2.0 or higher and must be planning to pursue a degree in one of the following: Agronomy, Agriculture Education, Floriculture, Horticulture, Landscape Design, Botany, Biology, Forestry, Plant Pathology?Science, City (Rural & Urban) Planning, Habitat or Forest/Systems Ecology, Environmental Conservation (including Engineering), Environmental Concerns (Management: Environmental, Horticulture Resource/Environmental Behavior), Land Management and/or other related or allied subjects. Applications are due in the guidance office by May 10, 2017. Applications are available in the guidance office.
 
GOSHEN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Goshen Chamber of Commerce Scholarship are in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is May 1, 2017.
 
GOSHEN YOUTH FOOTBALL LAURA ASHCRAFT SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Goshen Youth Football Laura Ashcraft Scholarship are in the guidance office. Applicants must be seniors who played varsity sports or participated by volunteering at Goshen High School for community service and have a GPA of 3.0 or above. Applications are due April 28, 2017.
 
HORATIO ALGER CAREER & TECHNICAL SCHOLARSHIP
Seniors who intend to pursue their education at a community college or technical school are invited to apply for the Horatio Alger Association Career & Technical Scholarship Program.  The association will award up to 1020 scholarships with a maximum award amount of $2500 depending on the length and cost of your program. Students can apply online at application.horatioalger.org.  First priority deadline is June 15, 2017.
 
GOSHEN CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP 
The Goshen Citizens Police Academy Alumni Association Scholarship Fund was established for the purpose of providing college scholarships to qualified students who are committed to pursuing an education and career in public service.  These careers include, but are not limited to Law Enforcement, Fire Service, and Health Care. Applications are available in the guidance office. Application deadline is May 1, 2017.
 
NANCY A. STEWART-MCCOLLUM SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Nancy A. Stewart-McCollum Scholarship are available in the guidance office. Application deadline is May 1, 2017.
 
PAL SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 PAL Scholarship are available in the guidance office. Applications are due back in the guidance offfice by May 2, 2017.
 
GOSHEN EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Goshen Education Foundation has established a $2500 scholarship for Goshen High School Seniors planning to attend college next year. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Applications will be available in the guidance office on Friday, March 24. Deadline for application is April 17.
 
EDGAR SPRINGMAN SCHOLARSHIPS
Applications for the 2017 Edgar Springman Scholarships are available in the guidance office. Applications must be returned to the guidance office by May 1, 2017. When you return your application you will be asked to set up an interview time. Interviews will be conducted during the school day.
 
STELLA MAE SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Stella Mae Scholarship are available in the guidance office. Applicants must have at least a 3.5 GPA. Applications must be returned to the guidance office by April 7, 2017. The scholarship amount is $1000.
 
KYLE ADKINS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
The Kyle Adkins Memorial Scholarship is for seniors from Glen Este High School, Goshen High School and Amelia High School who are active in Band and have a letter of recommendation from the band director. Extra preference is given to students who are going to major in education. Applications are available in the guidance office. HURRY!! Applications are due April 1, 2017.
 
GOSHEN MUSIC BOOSTER SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Goshen Music Boosters Scholarship are available in the guidance office.  The deadline for application is April 10, 2017.  Applications must be returned in a sealed envelope or mailed to Mr. Ossenschmidt or Mrs. Hansford at 6707 Goshen Road, Goshen, Ohio 45122.  You must have participated in a music activity in high school but you do no have to plan on majoring in music.
 
DAVID DULLE SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The David Dulle Scholarship Fund will award three scholarships to the Goshen High School Class of 2017.  These scholarships are open to all students in the class of 2017.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Applications must be returned to Mrs. Hadley in the guidance office by May 2, 2017.
 
GOSHEN PTO SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Goshen PTO Scholarship are available in the guidance office.  Applicants must have completed 20 hours of community service while in high school and volunteered at least two hours at a PTO function.  Applicants must also be a member of PTO or have a parent who is a member.  $5 for an annual membership. Applications must be submitted to the guidance office by April 28, 2017. 
 
GOSHEN LIONS CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
The Goshen Lions Club Scholarship is intended to provide financial help to a Goshen High School senior who has overcome a sight ?disability, a physical condition, ?an illness or any other physical or learning disability. Applications are in the guidance office.  Deadline for applications is May 1, 2017.
 
ROBERT WILLIAMS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Robert Williams Memorial Scholarship presented by the Butlerville Masonic Lodge #135 F. & A.M. are available in the guidance office. Applications must be received no later than April 1st, 2017.  This scholarship is open to all seniors.
 
BBB STUDENT OF INTEGRITY SCHOLARSHIP
BBB's Students of Integrity Scholarship encourages you to work through a real-life dilemma and challenges your idea of what it means to be ethical. Essays are evaluated by an independent panel of judges, and $1000 scholarships are awarded to high school Juniors who demonstrate a true understanding of the situation and come up with a clever ethical solution. Applications can be submitted on centerforethics.org/soi. Deadline is June 2, 2017.
 
GOSHEN EDUCATION ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Goshen Education Association is offering scholarships for Goshen High School seniors. Applicants must have a 3.0 GPA or higher. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for application is April 7, 2017.
 
MARVIN LEWIS SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The Marvin Lewis Scholarship Fund was created to recognize and honor outstanding male and female student athletes from our region on an annual basis. Candidates are evaluated based on a 1,000 word essay, established criteria of a minimum 2.75 grade point average, financial need, proven commitment to the community, and a varsity letter in any sport.

  Go to https://marvinlewis.org/youth-education/scholarships/ to apply.  Deadline to apply is April 23, 2017.

 They award at least five four-year, $20,000 scholarships annually.
 
VIETNAM VETERANS CHAPTER 649 SCHOLARSHIP
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 649 is accepting applications for its scholarship program. This scholarship is open to dependents of veterans. Complete guidelines are listed on the application. Applications are available in the guidance office and the deadline for application is April 3, 2017.
 
CLERMONT COUNTY FARM BUREAU SCHOLARSHIP
The Clermont County Farm Bureau is offering scholarships to students who will be entering college  and majoring in an agriculture field.  Science and Chemistry majors will also be considered.  Applicants must have a parent or parents who are members of the Clermont County Farm Bureau.  Applications are in the guidance office. Applications are due March 30, 2017.
 
ASSOCIATION OF THE U.S. ARMY SCHOLARSHIP
The Association of the United States Army-Major Samuel Woodfill Chapter is offering scholarships to the children of U.S. Army soldiers who are currently serving or have served in the Global War on Terrorism or family members of Association of the United States Army members. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for application is April 1, 2017. 
 
 CINCINNATI SCHOLARSHIP FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
The online application for the Cincinnati Scholarship
Foundation Scholarship Program is open to all seniors who
have at least a 2.0 GPA.  The Cincinnati Scholarship
Foundation administers over 80 different scholarships and
students can be considered for each scholarship by filling
out one application.  Students can find more information
and apply online by going to
http://www.cincinnatischolarshipfoundation.org/Apply%20for%20Scholarship/Online_application_Info
to apply.  Deadline for application is April 30, 2017.
 
CLERMONT MERCY HOSPITAL GUILD SCHOLARSHIP
The Clermont Mercy Hospital Guild, Inc. Health Careers Scholarship is directed toward high school seniors seeking a career in the health care field. The Guild awards three $1000 scholarships a year. The deadline to submit the application is March 24, 2017. Applications are available in the guidance office.
 
BRUCE GRIFFIN SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Applications for the Bruce Griffin Scholarship Fund are in the guidance office. Applicants must have a 2.0 GPA and have been accepted into a College or University. Completed applications must be returned to the guidance office by April 18, 2017.
 
GUY B. AND MABEL LYKINS SCHOLARSHIP
The 2016-17 Guy B. and Mabel Lykins scholarship is open to high school seniors who will be pursuing a bachelor's degree and have maintained a GPA of 3.0 or more. They are looking for students who are involved in community service. Applications will be accepted beginning February 20, 2017 and must be postmarked on or before April 3, 2017. Applications are available in the guidance office.
 
SIXTH MASONIC DISTRICT SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Sixth Masonic District Scholarship are available in the guidance office. A total of four scholarships, two $1200 and two $1000 will be awarded. Applications must be postmarked by March 1, 2017. 
 
EASTERN STAR SCHOLARSHIP
The Order of the Eastern Star Goshen Chapter #382 Memorial Scholarship is open to Goshen seniors. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for application is April 15, 2017.
 
 KEMBA CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
A total of five scholarships will be awarded by Kemba Credit Union at $1,000 each. Your
application will automatically be forwarded to the Cincinnati Area Credit Union Outreach Alliance
for an opportunity to win additional scholarships.
To qualify, you yourself must be a primary member of Kemba Credit Union and at least a
senior in a local high school with plans to enroll in post-high school studies. This includes
vocational, professional and academic studies, which are not limited to colleges and universities.
Applicants may also be anyone who is currently obtaining an Associates or Bachelor’s Degree.
Please print or type your application and return to: Kemba Scholarship Committee, Kemba Credit
Union, Inc. P.O. Box 14090, Cincinnati, Ohio 45250, or scan and email a signed .pdf copy to
marketing@kembacu.org. All applications must be emailed, postmarked or delivered to any
Kemba location no later than Wednesday, February 8, 2017.
Winners of Kemba’s scholarships will be notified by May 1, 2017
 
RIPLEY FEDERAL SAVINGS BANK SCHOLARSHIP
 Ripley Federal Savings Bank is offering its' annual scholarship to high school seniors who reside in Adams, Brown, Clermont or Highland County. Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better and plan to major in business, economics, finance, or accounting. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for applications is April 1, 2017.

 

 

 

2017 Pay It Forward Scholarships

Brought to you by The Fuel Foundation

THERE ARE 8 SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE THIS YEAR TOTALING $25,000!

2 - $5,000        6 - $2,500     

 

Who Is Eligible?

 

-SIGMA Members' adult or student employees, spouses, children, grandchildren and dependents of employees. 

-High School Seniors who have been accepted to college or trade school for Fall of 2017 with a minimum GPA of 2.5.

-Students currently enrolled in a Trade School, Undergraduate, Graduate, and PhD program with a cumulative 2.5 College GPA and a minimum of one full time quarter/semester complete.

-Individuals who have paid it forward by completing significant volunteer work in your community or school. You must submit supporting documentation required in application. 

 

How to Apply?

 

Fill out the Online Application or visit www.thefuelfoundation.net for more information and to download a form.

 

Feel free to start applying now...Must apply by May 31!!

 

Questions?

Contact Marilyn Selvitelle at 

mselvitelle@sigma.org or (703) 375-0486.

 
 
ANTHONY MUNOZ FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are available in the guidance office for the 2017 Anthony Munoz Foundation Scholarship.  Applicants must be high school seniors with a minimum 3.0 grade point average or a minimum composite ACT score of 18 and attend a high school in the Tri-State region which includes Clermont and Warren counties.  Applicants must be entering a college on the list of eligible colleges:  Art Academy of Ohio, Cedarville University, Central State University, Christ College of Nursing, Cincinnati Christian University, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College, Clark State Community College, Mt. St. Joseph University, Miami University, Sinclair Community College, University of Cincinnati, University of Dayton, Wilmington College, Wittenberg University, Wright State University and Xavier University in Ohio, Georgetown College, Northern Kentucky University and Thomas More College in Kentucky, Earlham College, Hanover College, Indiana University East and Purdue University College of Technology in Indiana.
 
NURSING SCHOLARSHIP
Nursing Schools Almanac has just launched its third annual Aspiring Nurse Scholarship. Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to an aspiring nurse who best demonstrates:

+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics
+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare

This scholarship is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on June 30, 2017.

Interested students may visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.
GOSHEN PTO SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Goshen PTO Scholarship are available in the guidance office.  Applicants must have completed 20 hours of community service while in high school and volunteered at least two hours at a PTO function.  Applicants must also be a member of PTO or have a parent who is a member.  $5 for an annual membership. Applications must be submitted to the guidance office by April 28, 2017.
 
GOSHEN HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2017 Goshen Alumni Association Scholarship are available in the guidance office. Applicants must have a 2.5 cumulative GPA.  Deadline for application is March 1, 2017.
 
MERCY CLERMONT PHYSICIAN'S SCHOLARSHIP
Applications are available in the guidance office for the 2017 Mercy Clermont Physician's Scholarship Award. This scholarship is for seniors at high schools in Adams, Brown or Clermont County who are preparing to graduate and attend college to pursue a career in healthcare-related fields. Applications must be returned by March 6, 2017 in order to be considered.
 
FRED & LENA MEIJER SCHOLARSHIP
The Fred & Lena Meijer Scholarship is a private scholarship fund that was established at the Grand Rapids Community Foundation in 1975 originally for children of Meijer team members. In 2010, the scholarship program was expanded to include Meijer team members themselves and awards were increased from $500 to $1,000. The Meijer Foundation funded the scholarship in 2011 with a significant endowment to the Community Foundation, and enhanced the scholarship in 2012 to $2,500, while also providing two $10,000 scholarships: one each in Fred and Lena Meijer’s names.

Last year, the program awarded $442,500 in scholarships, furthering the educations of 171 Meijer team members and their children. Of that amount, two recipients were awarded $10,000 scholarships and 169 others throughout the retailer’s five-state footprint received $2,500 scholarships.

The Fred & Lena Meijer Scholarship is awarded by the Grand Rapids Community Foundation based on financial need, academics, and community involvement. A written essay of aspirations and educational goals is also part of the application process.

The scholarships are available for use at any accredited college, university, vocational, technical or specialized educational institution nationwide. The number of scholarships awarded each year is determined as a percentage of the total number of applicants as set by the federal government.

To qualify for the scholarships, Meijer team members must have one year of continuous service by the April 1 application deadline, and may be full- or part-time students. Dependents of Meijer team member must be full-time students with a minimum of 12 credit hours.

For more information on the application process and to apply, please visit http://www.grfoundation.org/scholarshipselection.
 
 
 
VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP
Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 10 is accepting applications for its annual scholarship program available to students from the greater Cincinnati area.  These scholarships are available to veterans and their immediate family members/dependents.  This is defined as a child or grandchild (including step, adopted or legal custody) in or out of the home up to age 27 or the spouse of veteran. Applications are available in the guidance office. Applications must be received no later than April 10, 2017.
 
 SOUTHERN OHIO ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS SCHOLARSHIP
The SOAR Scholarship Award has been designed to provide assistance to graduating high school seniors from our service areas of Clermont, Brown, eastern Hamilton, Adams, southern Warren, and western Butler counties.  This award may be used for post secondary education or career training.  As we strive to serve our communities, the purpose of this financial award is to help those seniors further their education/training in order to help give back to their communities.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is March 1, 2017.
 
OHIO OIL AND GAS ENERGY EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation is offering a $1000 scholarship to high school seniors. Applicants must be an Ohio resident planning to attend an accredited Ohio college, university, technical, or trade school, must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher and must have a career goal in the crude oil and natural gas industry or related field. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for application is March 1, 2017.
 
ROBERT A. KLINGLER SCHOLARSHIP
The Robert A. Klingler Co., L.P.A. Ohio Problem-Solving Scholarship is a $1,000 scholarship for a high school or college student in Ohio who is enrolled in a two–five year institution in 2017. It is awarded through a competition sponsored by Robert A. Klingler Co., L.P.A. (“Sponsor”) and administered by GNGF, LLC, for the purpose of providing the possibility of a college education to someone who might not otherwise have the opportunity (the “Competition”).

These Terms & Conditions explain how the competition works. Please read the Terms carefully so you understand all the requirements and conditions for participating.

Entry Period: The competition ends May 31, 2017, at 11:59 p.m. ET.

Eligibility. The Competition is open to any high school or college student who is a legal resident of the United States residing in one of the 50 states or the District of Columbia and who is enrolled in a two–five year institution in 2017. This includes but is not limited to students who went to high school in Ohio but are attending college in another state. This also includes but is not limited to students who went to high school in another state, but are attending college in Ohio. Employees of Sponsor and GNGF, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling, and spouse), and persons living in the same households of such individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to participate in the Competition. No minimum GPA is required.

How do you apply?
Write and submit an essay of 500–1,000 words (details below). Go to http://klinglerlaw.com/scholarship during the Entry Period, where you will be asked to do the following:

Fill out an application with your name, address, date of birth, educational background (graduation year; high school attended), and student identification number at the Qualifying Institution at which you are enrolled for 2017.
Upload your essay.
Entries will not be returned.

Content of Entries.
Essay. Your essay should be 500–1,000 words in length explaining the one thing you would change about the world if you could, why, and how you would do it.

Additional Requirements for Essay. The essay must be your original work and not previously published. Submissions that, in the sole discretion of GNGF, include any material that is defamatory, obscene, pornographic, sexually explicit, disparaging of any racial, ethnic, religious, gender, sexual orientation, or any other minority group, infringing, in violation of any third party rights or any other law, illegible, or late, will be disqualified.

Selection and Notification of Winner. All qualified submissions will be judged by GNGF and Robert A. Klingler Co., L.P.A. without regard to race, creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or any other prohibited basis. The applicant whose submission best meets the following criteria will be selected as the Scholarship Winner:
Authenticity in the solution you propose
Creativity in the solution you propose
Thoughtfulness
 
 


 
WILLIAM D. SQUIRES EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The William D. Squires Educational Foundation is a small private family foundation that was created in 1999 with the sole purpose of helping students in Ohio follow their dreams. The William D. Squires Scholarship is primarily a financial need-based scholarship. The award amount is $3,000 per calendar year and is renewable up to three additional years for a total of $12,000.
The Foundation is proud to announce 15 scholarships will be awarded to the Class of 2016! There is no fee to apply. If you would like to learn about the history of the Foundation, please visit our website.
Who is eligible to apply for The William D. Squires Scholarship?
Applicants must meet all of the following requirements:
1. Applicants must be seniors, residing in Ohio, graduating from an Ohio high school in 2016.
2. Eligibility is primarily based upon financial need. The EFC on the finalized FAFSA Student Aid Report (SAR) must be less than 8,000. Finalists must have at least a $3,000 “need” to receive this scholarship.
3. Applicants must already know their career goal and be highly motivated to reach their goal.
4. Applicants must be planning to attend an accredited 4 year post-secondary educational institution on a full-time basis by the end of 2016. The school of choice does not need to be in Ohio but must have a program leading to a degree in the student’s chosen field.
5. Although this is not primarily an academically based scholarship, applicants must demonstrate academic promise and good character. A minimum 3.20 cumulative GPA is required.

Applications are available in the guidance office. Application will be accepted from February 15 to April 5.
  
 RAISE.ME SCHOLARSHIP
A new start-up fund in part by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation is offering scholarship funds to high school students who complete specific tasks that aim to help them develop as individuals and become more attractive college applicants. Students can sign up for the program starting as early as their freshman year and as late as the first semester of their senior year. Some examples of tasks that students can complete to earn scholarship money include:
Taking an honors course (colleges pay $50 to $1,000 per class)
Getting an A ($85 to $1,000 per class)
Perfect attendance for a year ($50 to $200 per year)
Volunteering in your community ($7 to $75 an hour)
Taking an Advanced Placement or International Baccalaureate course ($50 to $1,250 per course)
Participating in a sport ($25 to $250 a year)
Taking on a leadership role in an extracurricular activity ($50 to $1,000 a year)

More than 100 colleges and universities including the University of Dayton, Denison University, and Tulane University have joined or are in the process of joining Raise.me Each college offers a different scholarship amount for various activities. Scholarship funds raised for one college cannot be transferred for use at other schools.

The founders of Raise.me are especially interested in helping students from low-income families save money for college, but the program is available to any high school student who wants to earn scholarship money. Visit www.raise.me for more information.
  
OHIO GARDEN CLUB SCHOLARSHIPS
 The Ohio Association of Garden Clubs Foundation is offering $1000 scholarships to students who will pursue a career in the fields of horticulture, conservation, nature and beautification, landscape design, landscape contracting, commercial florist or floral arts. Applications are available in the guidance office. Deadline for application is March 15.
 
NATIONAL CO-OP SCHOLARSHIP
 The National Co-op Scholarship application is available in the guidance office. To qualify for this scholarship, students must have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or better on a 4.0 scale and apply for admission to one of the WACE colleges : Clarkson University, Drexel University, Johnson & Wales University, Merrimack College, Rochester Institute of Technology, State University of New York Oswego, University of Cincinnati, University of Massachusetts Lowell, The University of Toledo, and Wentworth Institute of Technology. WACE will award 175 merit co-op scholarships for a total value of $4,500,000.