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Russel W. and Ida L. Davis Eglie Memorial Scholarship
 This scholarship is awarded to a student majoring in dietetics or nutrition. First preference is given to a student from Columbiana County, Ohio.  This scholarship is renewable if the student meets or exceeds the above criteria.

Carlotta C. Greer Scholarship
 An annual scholarship awarded to human and consumer science major
in honor of alumna Carlotta Greer. Based on merit as determined by schol-arship, attitude, service to the university and consideration of financial need.


Jane Shellabarger Nocito Family/Pierre Foods Scholarship
 Established by Pierre Foods Company of Cincinnati, Ohio, in appreciation for Jane Shellabarger Nocito’s innovative contributions to the company. Jane Nocito studied food science and graduated summa cum laude with a B.S.H.Ec. from Ohio University in 1971. This scholarship is presented to an undergraduate student majoring in dietetics and nutrition.

Vivian Roberts Home Economics Scholarship
 Established by faculty, students and alumni in honor of Dr. Roberts’ twenty-six years of dedicated service to the former School of Home Economics as a faculty member and school director. Awarded to selected outstanding freshmen, sophomores or juniors majors based on financial need and merit.

Carl T. Nessley Award
 Honors the life and long-standing service of Carl T. Nessley to the field of physical education. Mr. Nessley served 32 years as a member of the university’s physical education faculty and 19 years as associate director of physical education and intercollegiate athletics. Presented to senior majors in the School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness who are considered the most outstanding in terms of academic achievement; personal characteristics; and service to the university, and the community.

 Robert W. Sutton Athletic Training Scholarship
 Established in recognition and memory of Robert W. Sutton, who earned
a master’s degree with a concentration in athletic training from Ohio University in 1980, and to honor his dedication to helping others as an athletic trainer. Awarded to an undergraduate athletic training major who has demonstrated academic merit, a strong desire to enter the athletic training profession upon graduation, and exceptional ability to learn hands-on athletic training techniques.


Charles “Skip” Vosler Athletic Training Leadership Award
 This award, endowed in 2005, recognizes the contributions of Charles “Skip” Vosler and his assistants.  From 1971 to 1997, Vosler served as Ohio University’s head athletic trainer and shaped the nationally recognized athletic training curriculum in the School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness. The award recognizes an outstanding athletic training student(s) who has demonstrated excellence in the classroom and leadership as a student athletic trainer while maintaining high ethical and professional standards.

Outstanding Graduate Student in Athletic Training Award
 The recipient of this award was selected by peers based upon the
positive manner in which he or she represents the profession of athletic training and Ohio University, as well as in recognition of academic achieve-ment.

Outstanding Graduates
This award is presented to outstanding graduates in the class for exceptional academic achievement, as well as service to the profession, the school and the community.


For a list of all scholarships and awards in the College of Health Sciences and Professions, click here.