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College Information & Financial Aid

 
 
 
 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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CITIZENS POLICE ACADEMY ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP
The CPAAA Scholarship 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.  Deadline to apply is April 15, 2019.
 
STELLA MAE SCHOLARSHIP
The Stella Mae Scholarship is for Goshen High School Seniors who have a 3.5 GPA or higher and intend to pursue a degree in college. Applications are available in the guidance office.
 
GOSHEN ATHLETIC BOOSTERS SCHOLARSHIP
Applications for the 2019 Goshen Athletic Boosters Scholarship are available in the guidance office.  Completed applications must be returned to the guidance offfice by April 12, 2019.
 
WILLIAM D. SQUIRES EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
The William D. Squires Educational Foundation is offering 15 $4000 scholarships to Ohio Seniors.  Scholarships are renewable for a total of $16000.  Applications will be accepted from February 15 until April 5.  Eligibility is primarily based upon financial need.  The EFC on your FAFSA must be less than 7000 to apply. and you must have a minimum 3.2 GPA..  Applications are available in the guidance office or you can go to www.wmdsquiresfoundation.org
 

FIRST COMMONWEALTH BANK SCHOLARSHIP

The First Commonwealth Bank is offering a total of $35000 in $1000 individual scholarships to graduating high school seniors with a 3.00 GPA or better.  Applications are available in the guidance office or can be submitted online at http://www.fcbanking.com/scholarship.  Deadline for application is March 1, 2019.

 

PFLAG SCHOLARSHIP

The 2019 PFLAG Scholarship application is available in the guidance office.  Students must be at least 17 as of April 19, 2019.  Deadline to apply is April 19, 2019

 

VIETNAM VETERANS OF AMERICA CHAPTER 649 SCHOLARSHIP

The Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 649 is accepting applications for scholarships for dependents (child, grandchild or great grandchild) of a veteran.  Applications are available in the

guidance office.  Deadline for application is March 31, 2019.

 

THE FOUNDATION FOR APPALACHIAN OHIO SCHOLARSHIPS

The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio is pleased to announce the availability of scholarship opportunities for students in Appalachian Ohio (Includes Clermont County).  The AK Steel Foundation Scholarship is for students pursuing studies in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math.  The Ora E. Anderson Scholarship is for students pursuing studies in the natural sciences.  The Ariana R. Ulloa Scholarship is for students who want to pursue a degree in  international studies.  The Bob Evans and Wayne F. White Legacy Scholarships are available to students who plan to pursue a college degree. 

 
Information and applications for these scholarships is available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is March 15, 2019.  We have had several students win these scholarships.

 

ANTHONY MUNOZ FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

The Anthony Munoz Foundation Scholarship is for seniors  who plan to attend one of the eligible colleges next year.  Multiple $20,000 scholarships will be awarded.

 
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    Xavier University
Georgetown College (KY)     Northern Kentucky University
Thomas More College    Earlham College
Hanover College   Indiana University East   
 
Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is May 1, 2019.

 

THE MERCY CLERMONT PHYSICIANS' SCHOLARSHIP

The Medical Staff of Mercy Health - Clermont Hospital, is  proud to invite you to apply for the Mercy Clermont Physicians’ Scholarship Award.  This is the 14th year of the award which is supported by

the funds of the Medical Staff of the hospital.  Eligible students are those completing their senior year of high school at a school located in Adams, Brown or Clermont County, and who are preparing to

graduate and attend college to pursue a career in healthcare-related fields.

 

The Medical Staff strongly supports the community surrounding the hospital and extends this action to the youth of the community who will in the future be supporting the community.

 

The criteria for the application are detailed on the application form.  Applications must be returned by March 5th to be considered.  

 

Applications are available in the guidance office.  Goshen had three winners last year.

 

GOSHEN EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Goshen Education Foundation Scholarship is open for Goshen High School seniors.  Applicants must have a GPA of 3.0 or above at the time of graduation.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline is March 1, 2019.

 

GOSHEN PTO SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Goshen PTO Scholarship is for Goshen High School Seniors planning to pursue a degree in college.  Applicants must have completed 20 hours of community service while in high school and a member of PTO or have a parent be a member.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is April 26, 2019.

 

ROBERT WILLIAMS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 

 

The Robert Williams Memorial Scholarship is sponsored by the Butlerville Masonic Lodge and is intended for Goshen High School Seniors planning to pursue a degree in college.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is March 10, 2019.

 

ASSOCIATION OF THE UNITED STATES ARMY SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Major Samuel Woodfill Chapter announces its 2019 Scholarship Program for Children and Spouses of U.S. Army Soldiers in the Global War on Terrorism, Army Soldiers and Army Veterans who are currently serving or have served in the Global War on Terrorism, and Family Members of AUSA Members who belong to the Major Samuel Woodfill Chapter in that priority. Also priority is given to residents of Southeast Indiana, Northern Kentucky, and  Southwest Ohio. $1,000 scholarships will be awarded for the 2019-2020 academic year. The scholarship program is available to first-time freshman and returning college students. The scholarship can be used for tuition and fees, and room and board.

 

Students can download the scholarship packet from:

http://www.ausatristate.org/scholarship        OR The application is available in the guidance office.

 

Application deadline is April 1, 2019.

 

 

 

GOSHEN HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

 

This scholarship is for Goshen High School seniors who are planning on pursuing a college education.  Applicants must have a GPA of 2.5 or above .  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is March 5, 2019

 

GUY & MABEL LYKINS SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Lykins Corporation is sponsoring a $500 scholarship for high school seniors who will be pursuing a bachelor's degree and have maintained a 3.0 GPA on a non-weighted scale.  Applicants may be called for a personal interview.  They are looking for students involved in community service.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Applications will be accepted beginning February 18, 2019 and must be postmarked by April 1, 2019.

 

SOUTHERN OHIO REALTORS SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Southern Ohio Association of Realtors (S.O.A.R.) Scholarship Award has been designated to provide assistance to graduating high school seniors from the service areas of Clermont, Brown, Warren, Eastern Hamilton and Adams counties.  This award may be used for post secondary education/training in order to help give back to their communities.  Applications are available in the guidance office.. Applications are due by March 1, 2019. 

 

 

 

CORPORATE TUITION REIMBURSEMENT PROGRAMS

 

 Seniors and Juniors:  If you work for any of the following companies be sure to check out their tuition reimbursement programs.  

 

Kroger

McDonalds

Chipotle

Taco Bell

Panera

United Parcel Service

Starbucks

Arbys

 

 

EASTERN HILLS ROD GUN AND CONSERVATION CLUB SCHOLARSHIP

 

The Eastern Hills Rod Gun and Conservation Club is pleased to offer a $1000 (annually renewable) scholarship to a Clermont County student who is pursuing a degree in conservation, forestry, wildlife management, or animal husbandry.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  Deadline for application is June 1, 2019.

 

 

 

BEST VALUE SCHOOLS IN OHIO

 

Go to http://www.bestvalueschools.com/rankings-by-state/ohio/ for rankings of Colleges and Universities in Ohio.  Go to http://www.bestvalueschools.com/rankings-by-state/online-schools-ohio/ for rankings of online schools in Ohio.

 

COLLEGE REPRESENTATIVE VISITS
Most local colleges will send a representative to Goshen High School to meet with interested juniors and seniors.   Sign up in naviance for students who would like to meet with these representatives.  College reps will set up in the auditeria and students will be able to meet with them during their lunch period..
 
COLLEGE VISITS

Juniors and Seniors are allowed several days during their last two years to visit colleges. Students must complete a college visit form at least three days in advance and make arrangements with the college.  These forms can be obtained from the guidance office.

HELPFUL HINTS FOR A SUCCESSFUL COLLEGE VISIT:
 
  • Make yourself known to the admissions staff
  • Spend the night in the dorm if you can
  • Talk to current students
  • Eat a meal in the cafeteria
  • Tour the campus and see all the facilities
  • Sit in on a class if possible
  • Questions to ask:
  1. What are the core requirements?
  2. What percentage of students graduate in four years?
  3. What security measures are in place on campus?
  4. What types of housing are available?
  5. What meal plans are available?
  6. Are there WI-FI connections in the dorms and throughout the campus?
  7. What recreational activities are available on campus?
  8. Are there employment opportunities on campus or close by the campus?
  9. How many students are typically in each class?
  10. Is off-campus housing available?
  11. How do I qualify for financial aid?
  12. What are the scholarship opportunities available?