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Ohio University Eastern Scholarships: 2014-15


Freshman Scholarships

 

Access Excellence Scholarship - Full Tuition less any eligilble Pell

  • Minimum 3.7 overall GPA
  • Minimum 25 ACT

 

OVAC Scholar Athlete - One Half Tuition less any eligible Pell that exceeds the cost of tuition

  • Chosen as OVAC scholar athlete Junior or Senior year of High School. with a minimum final a.g.p.a. of 3.3
  • Minimum ACT of 23

 

Access Achievement Scholarship - One Half Tuition less any eligible Pell that exceeds the cost of tuition

  • Minimum 3.5 overall GPA
  • Minimum 23 ACT

 

Access Merit Scholarship - One-Half Tuition less any eligible Pell that exceeds the cost of tuition

  • Minority citizen of the United States entering O.U. Eastern Campus as a new - recent high school graduate
  • Recommended minimum of 3.0 a.g.p.a. in high school
  • Leadership or involvement in high school or community activities/organizations

 

Non-Traditional - $1500 a year

  • Be at least twenty-five years old.
  • Enroll part-time or full-time in an undergraduate degree program at Ohio University Eastern Campus
    • $1500 full-time, $1200 3/4 time, $900 1/2 time

 

John D. and Margaret Kirk

  • Graduate of a high school in the Barnesville School District with a minimum 3.4 a.g.p.a.
  • Financial need

 

Access Leadership Scholarship - $1500 a year

  • Minimum 3.3 overall GPA
  • Minimum 21 ACT

 

Project Best Scholarship

  • Scholarship Application and Project Best Application required
    • Contact: Project Best, Inc., 21 Armory Drive, Wheeling, WV 26003.
  • Enables any employee, or the spouse or child of an employee of a participating contractor or trade union, entering an Associate or Bachelor Degree Program, to apply
  • Recommended minimums: 3.0 a.g.p.a. and 20 ACT

 

Bridgeport and Buckeye Local Scholarship

  • Graduate of Bridgeport or Buckeye Local High Schools
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 - 3.0
  • Financial need

 

Adam and Sylvia Giandomenico Scholarship

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Class rank: Top third of graduating class
  • Financial need

 

Burkhart Scholarship

  • Female student and resident of Monroe County
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

 

Costello Scholarship for Appalachian Students

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Financial need

 

Roger Sowers Memorial Scholarship

  • Barnesville High School graduate with a minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a. majoring in Education
  • Financial need

 

Thomas and Virginia Helms for Elementary Education Scholarship

  • Education major with a minimum of 3.0 a.g.p.a.

 

Kerr Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate pursuing a major in education or business administration
  • Must be Bellaire, St. Clairsville, or Shadyside High School graduate
  • Recommended minimums: 3.0 a.g.p.a. and 20 ACT for high school applicants

 

John and Marcelyn Shannon Scholarship

  • Recipient must be an incoming freshman in top 40% of their class
  • Financial need

 

St. Clairsville Rotary Club Scholarship

  • Entering St. Clairsville High School graduate with a minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a.
  • Financial need, leadership and activities will be considered

 

Belmont Savings Bank Scholarship

  • Resident of Belmont County
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a.
  • Financial need
  • Extracurricular activities considered

 

Switzerland of Ohio Local School District Scholarships for Education

  • Must be a graduate and current resident of the Switzerland of Ohio Local School District majoring in Education
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a. and demonstrate financial need

 

The Charles A. Wilson, Jr. Scholarship

  • Bridgeport High School graduate
  • Minimum 2.0 a.g.p.a.

 

Culbertson Memorial Scholarship

  • Belmont or Harrison County resident pursuing a degree in one of the "helping" professions
  • Recommended minimums: 3.0 a.g.p.a. and 20 ACT

 

Bridgeport Rotary Club Scholarship

  • Resident of Bridgeport School District, graduate of Bridgeport or St. John Central High School
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a. and demonstrate a financial need

 

Ohio University Eastern Campus Scholarship

  • Fund established by O.U. Eastern faculty and staff
  • Incoming freshman with two of the following:
    1. Top 25% of senior class
    2. High school a.g.p.a. of 3.5 or above
    3. 21 ACT

 

Liberty Antalis Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate pursuing a degree in English, or related field, i.e., Communication or Fine Arts
  • Above average grades from high school

 

James W. Newton, PhD. Scholarship

  • Top 20% of high school class
  • Financial need
  • Students interested in the social sciences with preference give to those interested in geography as a discipline of study
  • Priority given to freshmen or nontraditional students

 

Rodney D. Hanson Scholarship

  • Education or Pre-Law Major residing in Belmont County
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a. and demonstrate a financial need

 

Union Local High School Scholarship

  • Union Local High School graduate
  • Recommnded minimums: 3.0 a.g.p.a. and 20 ACT

 

John B. and Elizabeth Lancione Scholarship

  • Bellaire High School graduate in a pre-professional field of study
  • Recommended minimums: 3.0 a.g.p.a. or 20 ACT

 

Goodman Family and James C. Bryant Scholarship

  • Must be a full-time Ohio University Eastern student

 

The Citizens Savings Bank Business Scholarship

  • Must major in Business or a related field
  • Minimum ACT of 21 and top 30% of high school class
  • Priority given to freshman

 

Katherine F. Whinnery and Family Scholarship

  • Top 50% of high school class, preference given to Harrison County resident
  • Financial need

 

Dr. Richard McMann Scholarship

  • Financial need
  • Preference to nontraditional students majoring in the humanities or social sciences, especially sociology or anthropology

 

National City Bank Scholarship

  • Minimum 3.5 a.g.p.a.
  • Resident of one of the following counties: Belmont, Guernsey, Jefferson, or Monroe
  • Preference will be given to a customer or immediate relative of a customer of National City Bank

 

Eugene and Matilda Heavilin Family Scholarship

  • Must be incoming freshman from Harrison County
  • Minimum 2.5 a.g.p.a.

 

Paul G. & Stell T. Crum Family Appreciation Scholarship

  • Resident of Monroe County
  • Preference given to students who have attended St. Sylvester's School

 

James Kettler Memorial Scholarship

  • Priority given to students majoring in Physics
  • Consideration given to students majoring in the sciences, mathematics, or education with a concentration in math or the sciences

 

Walter Latacz Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

  • Designated for students who qualify for Disability Services through Ohio University
  • Priority given to students pursuing a career in healthcare professions

 


Upperclass/Transfer Scholarships

Upperclass Achievement Scholarship - Full Tuition less any eligible Pell

  • Minimum 3.9 a.g.p.a.
  • Accumulative hours 90+

 

Upperclass Honors Scholarship - $2500 a year less any eligible Pell that exceeds the cost of tuition

  • Minimum 3.75 a.g.p.a.
  • Accumulative hours 45+

 

Access Merit Scholarship - One Half Tuition less any eligible Pell that exceeds the cost of tuition

  • Minority citizen of the United States entering O.U. Eastern as a transfer student
  • Recommended minimum of 3.0 a.g.p.a. in college
  • Leadership or involvement in high school or community activities/organizations

 

Non-Traditional Scholarship - $1500 a year*

  • Be at least twenty-five years old
  • Enroll part-time or fulltime in an undergraduate degree program at Ohio University Eastern
    • *$1500 full-time, $1200 3/4 time, $900 1/2 time

 

John D. and Margaret Kirk Scholarship

  • Graduate of a high school in the Barnesville School District with a minimum 3.4 a.g.p.a.
  • Financial need

 

Upperclass Dean's Scholarship - $1000 a year

  • Upperclass student with a minimum of 3.3 a.g.p.a.
  • Full-time previous year

 

Transfer Scholarship - $1500 a year

  • Applicants must have completed at least 24 semester hours (or equivalent) within the past year
  • Have achieved a minimum of a 3.0 a.g.p.a. in all previous college level course work

 

Adam and Sylvia Giandomenico Scholarship

 

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0
  • Class rank: Top third of graduating class
  • Financial need

 

 

Burkhart Scholarship

  • Female student and resident of Monroe County
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5

 

Costello Scholarship for Appalachian Students

  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Financial need

 

Thomas and Virginia Helms for Elementary Education Scholarship

  • Education major with a minimum of 3.0 a.g.p.a.

 

Kerr Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate pursuing a major in education or business administration
  • Must be Bellaire, St. Clairsville, or Shadyside High School graduate
  • Recommended minimum: 3.3 a.g.p.a.

 

Switzerland of Ohio Local School District Scholarships for Education

  • Must major in Education
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a.
  • Must be a graduate and current resident of the Switzerland of Ohio Local School District
  • Financial need

 

The Charles A. Wilson, Jr. Scholarship

  • Bridgeport High School graduate
  • Minimum 2.0 a.g.p.a.

 

Culbertson Memorial Scholarship

  • Belmont or Harrison County resident pursuing a degree in one of the "helping" professions
  • Recommended minimums: 3.3 a.g.p.a.

 

Ohio University Eastern Campus Scholarship

  • Fund established by O.U. Eastern Campus faculty and staff
  • Same criteria as Upperclass Dean's

 

Liberty Antalis Memorial Scholarship

  • Undergraduate pursuing a degree in English, or related field, i.e., Communication or Fine Arts
  • 3.0 a.g.p.a. and 3.5 in English as an upperclassman

 

James W. Newton, PhD. Scholarship

  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a.
  • Financial need
  • Students interested in the social sciences with preference given to those interested in geography as a discipline of study
  • Priority given to freshmen or nontraditional students

 

Rodney D. Hanson Scholarship

  • Education or Pre-Law Major
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a.
  • Must reside in Belmont County
  • Financial need

 

Union Local High School Scholarship

  • Union Local High School graduate
  • Recommended minimum: 3.3 a.g.p.a.

 

John B. and Elizabeth Lancione Scholarship

  • Bellaire High School graduate in a pre-professional field of study
  • Recommended minimum: 3.0 a.g.p.a.

 

Goodman Family and James C. Bryant Scholarship

  • Must be a full-time Ohio University Eastern Campus student

 

The Citizens Savings Bank Business Scholarship

  • Must major in Business or a related field
  • Minimum 3.0 a.g.p.a. for upperclass
  • Priority given to freshman

 

Katherine F. Whinnery and Family Scholarship

  • Minimum 2.5 a.g.p.a.
  • Preference given to Harrison County resident
  • Financial need

 

Dr. Richard McMann Scholarship

  • Financial need
  • Preference to nontraditional students majoring in the humanities or social sciences, especially sociology or anthropology

 

National City Bank Scholarship

  • Minimum 3.5 a.g.p.a.
  • Resident of one of the following counties: Belmont, Guernsey, Jefferson, or Monroe
  • Preference will be given to a customer or immediate relative of a customer of National City Bank

 

Paul G. & Stell T. Crum Family Appreciation Scholarship

  • Resident of Monroe County
  • Preference given to students who have attended St. Sylvester's School

 

James Kettler Memorial Scholarship

  • Priority given to students majoring in Physics
  • Consideration given to students majoring in the sciences, mathematics, or education with a concentration in math or the sciences

 

Walter Latacz Scholarship for Students with Disabilities

  • Designated for students who qualify for Disability Services through Ohio University
  • Priority given to students pursuing a career in healthcare professions

 


Notes:

  • The available number of each scholarship is limited.
  • All scholarships require a minimum of 15 hours taken at Ohio University's Eastern Campus each semester.
  • You must apply for scholarships each academic year.

 

All students who wish to be considered for scholarships by Ohio University Eastern Campus must complete a Scholarship Application.

Ohio University Eastern Campus Online Scholarship Application

 
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