Fall 2016 OHIO Signature Awards

OHIO Achievement Scholarship

Four-year renewable scholarship
Basis of award: Academic merit
Amount of award: $1,000–$7,000 per year

Admitted students must earn a minimum ACT composite score of 24 (or a combined math and critical reading SAT score of 1090) to be considered. Award amounts are offered on a sliding scale based on both standardized test scores and academic performance in high school.

 
OHIO Distinction Scholarship

Four-year renewable scholarship
Basis of award: Academic merit
Amount of award: $1,000 per year

Admitted students who have demonstrated the highest levels of academic performance in high school are eligible to be considered for this scholarship, which often is awarded in addition to the OHIO Achievement Scholarship.

 
OHIO Focus Award

Four-year renewable scholarship
Basis of award: Academic merit
Amount of award: Up to $1,000 per year

Admitted students pursuing degrees in selected academic programs who have a minimum ACT composite score of 22 (or a combined math and critical reading SAT score of 1020) are eligible for consideration for this scholarship. Eligible academic programs vary, and awards are based on a sliding scale that takes into account both standardized test scores and high school academic performance.

 
OHIO Premier Scholarship

Four-year renewable scholarship
Amount of award: Up to full in-state tuition

OHIO Signature Scholars who are admitted to an Honors Tutorial degree program are eligible for consideration for this scholarship.

 
OHIO Promise Scholarship

Four-year renewable scholarship
Amount of award: Varies

This scholarship is awarded to students from a variety of backgrounds and experiences who can contribute to the intellectual, cultural, and social diversity of Ohio University. Recipients of the award also have access to a variety of student support services provided by the Office for Diversity and Inclusion.

 
OHIO Pathway Scholarship

Four-year renewable scholarship
Basis of award: Academic merit and financial need
Amount of award: Varies

Awards granted through this scholarship are based on a sliding scale.

 
OHIO Pathway Award

Basis of award: Financial need
Amount of award: Varies

Admitted students with the highest need as demonstrated by FAFSA results are eligible for consideration for this award.


OHIO Russ Impact Scholarship

Four-year renewable scholarship
Basis of award: Russ College of Engineering and Technology enrollment and academic merit
Amount of award: Varies

The Russ College of Engineering and Technology offers a scholarship that is valued at full in-state tuition when combined with other OHIO Signature Awards. The scholarship is available to the highest-achieving eligible OHIO Signature Scholars who are admitted to and enroll in a Russ College of Engineering and Technology degree program. Admitted students must earn either a minimum ACT composite score of 32 (or a combined math and critical reading SAT score of at least 1400) and a minimum 3.0 high school g.p.a. for consideration.

 
OHIO Trustee Award

Four-year renewable discount applied to non-Ohio resident surcharge
Basis of award: Academic merit
Amount of award: $1,000–$7,000 per year

Admitted students must earn a minimum ACT composite score of 22 (or a combined math and critical reading SAT score of 1020) to be considered. Award amounts are offered on a sliding scale based on both standardized test scores and academic performance in high school.