Ohio University

Southern Scholarships

The FAFSA for the 2020-21 school year opened October 1, 2019. Complete your FAFSA at www.fafsa.ed.gov by January 15, 2020  to meet Ohio University’s first-priority consideration date.
You must use 2018 tax data for the 2020-21 FAFSA.

* If you have had an income change since the 2018 year please contact the advising center at 740.533.4600

New freshmen are considered for merit scholarships with their admission application, although certain Freshman scholarships require a supplemental application (January 15th deadline). See below for more information.

Current students should apply online (certain scholarships require supplemental information before the February 1st deadline). See below for more information.

All students may also apply for other financial aid opportunities by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) online at www.fafsa.ed.gov beginning October 1st.

For first consideration of federal and campus based aid, students should file the FAFSA  before January 15th.
First Priority Freshmen Scholarship deadline is January 15, 2020.

First Priority Upperclassmen Scholarship deadline is February 1, 2020.

Online Upperclassman / Continuing Students Scholarship Application

Click the link below to apply (will be available November 1st for the 2020-21 school year)
Online Scholarship Application
Also available to Ohio University students: Non-University Scholarship Opportunities