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Funds for academically talented and creatively gifted students are offered by Ohio University through a variety of scholarships including the OHIO Signature Awards program.  Information about the OHIO Signature Awards program can be found at

While the OHIO Signature Awards comprise our primary scholarship program for first-year students, many other scholarships are available to first-year students through a variety of organizations and agencies. Learn More

Students are automatically considered for freshman scholarships by virtue of applying for admission via the freshman application for admission and being admitted by February 1, 2016. Because many scholarships also require verification of financial need, all scholarship applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) by February 15th. Ohio University’s federal school code is 003100.