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Scholarship applications for the 2019-2020 academic year will be available online beginning in January 2019.  Please watch for announcements.

Please note that you only need to apply once to be considered for all available scholarships for which you qualify during the academic year.  Scholarships are available each academic year and are subject to available funding.

*Scholarships based on financial need require the submission of a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). See the application for further information.

Award amounts vary.

View additional scholarship information by visiting our Financial Aid webpage.

Read Establishing a Scholarship or Program Fund for more information about establish scholarship or program funds.


Allan & Suzanne Libbe Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is an incoming freshman and a graduate of Findlay High School or Maumee High School
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Alumni Legacy Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Recipient must have a parent, grandparent, or legal guardian who is a current voting member of the Alumni Association
  • (Name of parent, grandparent or legal guardian must be included on application)

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

The Andersons Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to students with majors in the School of Business, Information & Public Services, School of Science Technology, Engineering & Mathematics or Natural Sciences Technologies

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Art & Connie Smith Honors Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the Owens Honors Program

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Baby University of Toledo Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a graduate or currently attending Baby University of Toledo
  • Students must be taking coursework for academic credit and counting toward a degree or certificate at OCC
  • Must be certified eligible and approved by the Baby University Membership Committee
  • Based on financial need.

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Dr. Bettie Gehring Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is an Early Childhood Education Technology major
  • Preference given to a student who is a single parent
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Bill Buck Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must have a disability and be registered with the Disability Services Office
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: Personal statement should describe how your disability has impacted your life.

Bud Weaver Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is a Criminal Justice Technology major
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Caterpillar Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed at least 12 credit hours
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be a Diesel Technology student (John Deere program students are not eligible)
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Central West Area Council Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a resident of the Central West Area of Toledo (within north side of Monroe Street, the Ottawa River, the west side of Cherry Street and the Maumee River)
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Charles Woods Endowment: Fred C. Heck Scholarship, Charles W. North Scholarship & Bob Clifford Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to students who are Criminal Justice Technology majors

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Three

Cloyd Payne Memorial Math Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA in credit level mathematics and 3.0 CGPA overall
  • Must have successfully completed MTH 232

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One

Cristoforo Colombo Lodge #772 Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be an incoming freshman who is a graduate of a Northwest Ohio high school
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a student of Italian descent
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies
Special Note: Personal statement should define your Italian descent.

Delta Dental Foundation Dental Hygiene Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in good standing in the Dental Hygiene Program
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to in-state students
  • Preference will be given to students who demonstrate strong leadership skills & ethical standards & who are involved in community service activities

Award Amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Five

Detective Keith Dressel Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens & pass a background check prearranged by the Owens Alumni Association before receiving award
  • Must be a criminal justice major or be in the Professional Law Enforcement Officer degree program.
  • Must be pursuing a career as a police officer.

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: Personal statement should describe your desire to become a police officer.

Don Brondes Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 16 credit hours prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must be majoring in Automotive Technologies
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Donald Leonhardt Welding Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is a welding major
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Edward and Linda Reiter Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in a technology associate degree program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need* after packaging of all gift aid (Pell, OIG, SEOG and other scholarships)

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Ford Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Designated for women and minorities as part of an agreement between Ford and the EEOC. Preference given to Ford employees, their spouses and children of Ford employees. Must provide verification of employment from a personnel office.
  • Spouses and children must provide documentation proving their relationship (i.e. marriage or birth certificate)

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Gerald E. Henry Family Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Student must be majoring in Business Administration or Business Technology, or majoring in programs within the School of Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
  • Preference given to students living in Wood County, Ohio.
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Must have at least a 2.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale.

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

GSW Manufacturing, Inc. Business Scholarship

GSW Manufacturing, Inc. manufactures wire harnesses and other assemblies for the automotive industry in Findlay, Ohio. GSW is proud of its learning culture and wishes to encourage continuous learning.

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the School of Business
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Must be a resident of Hancock County or adjacent county (preference given to Hancock County)
  • Preference given to employee of GSW Manufacturing or child/ward of GSW employee
  • Based on financial need. Preference to those who meet the ALICE status set forth by Ohio United Way.**

Award Amount: $750
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

GSW Manufacturing, Inc. STEM Scholarship

GSW Manufacturing, Inc. manufactures wire harnesses and other assemblies for the automotive industry in Findlay, Ohio. GSW is proud of its learning culture and wishes to encourage continuous learning.

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the School of STEM
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Must be a resident of Hancock County or adjacent county (preference given to Hancock County)
  • Preference given to employee of GSW Manufacturing or child/ward of GSW employee
  • Based on financial need. Preference to those who meet the ALICE status set forth by Ohio United Way.**

Award Amount: $750
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

**Asset Limited, Income Constrained, Employed (ALICE): families who have income above the Federal Poverty Level, but not high enough to afford a basic household budget that includes housing, child care, food, transportation, and health care. ALICE households live in every county in Ohio – urban, suburban, and rural – and they include women and men, young and old.

Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a member of the Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative; the son, daughter or ward of a member of Hancock-Wood and living at that person’s home; an adult living on Hancock-Wood’s lines; or the son, daughter or ward of a person living on Hancock-Wood’s lines and must reside with that person
  • Continuing students must have a minimum 2.75 CGPA
  • New students must have a minimum 2.75 high school CGPA
  • Must be a United States citizen
  • Cannot receive tuition reimbursement through an employer

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One
Special Note: An additional application which is available in the Office of Financial Aid must be completed.

James A. Adams Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

James H. Baehren Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Janet & Ralph Patchin LegUP Emancipated Foster Youth Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Must have emancipated from the foster care system and be deemed financially independent. Applicants will be required to submit a letter from the custody agency.
  • First preference given to Wood County residents, second preference to Hancock, Lucas, Ottawa and Sandusky county residents
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $5,000 if enrolled 12 hours or more; $2,500 if enrolled 6-11 hours
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

J.B. Lang Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to a 2nd year student in the School of Nursing & Health Professions or English/Humanities major
  • Must be enrolled in at least 12 credit hours for Fall and Spring Semesters
  • Must have at least a 3.0 CGPA

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

Jeremy Stone Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in a major in the Department of Fine and Performing Arts.
  • Preference will be given to a student from Hancock County, Ohio.
  • Preference given to students taking coursework for academic credit and counting toward a degree or certificate at OCC.
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Must have at least a 2.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale.
  • Scholarship is renewable if recipient maintains a 2.5 or better CGPA.

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

John Deere Agricultural Equipment Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a full-time student in the John Deere/Ag Equipment Program
  • Based on GPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Spring Semester
Number of awards: Varies
Applications available from the Transportation Technologies office.

John and Margaret Kurfess Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 16 credit hours at Owens Community College prior to receiving the award
  • Must be enrolled in a the School of Nursing & Health Professions program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Jones-Hamilton Co. Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA (preference will be given to students with a 3.0 or higher CGPA)
  • Preference given to students enrolled in the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics at Owens
  • Preference to students who demonstrate financial need*

Award amount: $1,800
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters for two academic years ($450 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies

Life & Natural Sciences Department Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in the Fall and Spring Semesters at Owens
  • Must have at least a 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be enrolled in one of the following programs: Biology Concentration, Chemistry Concentration, Environmental Science Concentration, Landscape & Turfgrass Management Concentration, or Landscape & Turfgrass Management Certificate
  • Preference given to students demonstrating financial need

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One

Lima Street Church of God Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in the Fall and Spring Semesters at Owens
  • Must have at least a 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be enrolled on the Findlay Campus of Owens Community College
  • Must demonstrate financial need

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One

Margaret “Margy” Matthews Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to a student who is an Early Childhood Education major
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Mary’s Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Preference given to students from Little Sisters of the Poor
  • Preference given next to Owens students in the School of Nursing and Health Professions (includes the STNA certificate program)
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Maumee ROTARY Strive Scholarship

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, please contact the Guidance Office at the Penta Career Center or the Maumee Rotary Office.

Michael W. Rickard Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to a student who has a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a student enrolled in a minimum of 6 hrs each semester
  • Students must demonstrate high levels of participation and engagement in campus life within student clubs, organizations or athletics at Owens

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Mike and Carol Bower Honors Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a participant in the College’s Honors Program
  • Based on financial need

Award Amount: $1,250
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($625 each semester)
Number of Awards: Two

Mosser Construction Inc. Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student enrolled in the Architectural Engineering Technology program
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Applications available at www.agcohio.com

Officer William A. Miscannon Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a Criminal Justice major whose goal is to go into law enforcement

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies
Special Note: Personal statement should state interest in law enforcement and future plans.

Osman Shutina Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to a student who is a “first-generation” college student
  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens (transfer hours may be included)
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 3.5 CGPA

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Owens Community College Foundation Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be a Latino (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Owens Community College Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Owens Community College Marketing and Sales Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 15 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in Marketing and Sales Technology,
  • Retailing Management or Financial Services Sales
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Honorary award based on past achievement and promise

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Owens Corning Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must be of Latino heritage (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards:Varies

Owens Faculty Association Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be the child of a current Owens Faculty Association member
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Current students must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • New students must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $300 for returning student; $250 for new student
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Owens Honors Scholarships

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the Owens Honors Program

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Pauline Schmidt Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in the Dental Hygiene Program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies

Perrysburg Rotary Service Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a Penta Career Center graduate whose home school is Perrysburg High School, Lake High School or Rossford High School. Penta STRIVE graduates are also eligible.
  • Must have a final high school CGPA of 2.0 or better
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, please contact the Guidance Office at the Penta Career Center or the Perrysburg Rotary Office.

Perrysburg Rotary STRIVE Scholarship

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, please contact the Guidance Office at the Penta Career Center or the Perrysburg Rotary Office.

PNC Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must be of Latino heritage (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

President Daniel H. Brown Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a student in the School of Nursing & Health Professions
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Private Industry Collaborative Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be non-traditional student
  • Must be a dislocated or soon to be dislocated worker or have a total income below the poverty level as determined by the US government
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Private Stephen Machcinski and Private James Dickman Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be an emergency services technology major or enrolled in the Firefighter I certificate course
  • Must be pursuing a career as a firefighter
  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens , or be enrolled in the Firefighter I certificate course, & pass a background check prearranged by the Owens Alumni Association before receiving award
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies

Special Note: Personal statement should describe your desire to become a firefighter

Ray Windecker Memorial Scholarship
Funded by Western Lake Erie Chapter, Studebaker Drivers Club Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Must have completed a minimum of 24 hours before receiving scholarship
  • Preference given to a student who is majoring in an Automotive Technology or Auto Body Repair program
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

Regina and Harry Silletti Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 15 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a student in the Honors Program
  • Preference will be given to a student whose ACT/Compass score places them in college level courses
  • Preference will be given to a non-traditional student
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Rich Harmon Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student in the Quality Assurance Engineering Technologies program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.75 CGPA

Award amount: $400
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: One

The Risk Management Society (RIMS) Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Students must be majoring in insurance studies
  • Recipients must be students taking coursework for academic credit and counting toward a degree or certificate at Owens Community College.
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in Fall and Spring semesters.
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale.

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Rudy Aschenbrener Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a student in the Automotive Body Repair Program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.0 CGPA

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

Ryan, Mary and Hayden Walters Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is majoring in Early Childhood Education, Information Systems, Computer Programming or Computer Systems

Award Amount: $1,000 (scholarship to be used to purchase books and supplies at the Owens Community College Bookstore, including necessary technology)
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

Scott Simpson Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Preference to students who are Criminal Justice majors or a member of the basketball team
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Single Parent Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be taking coursework for academic credit and counting toward a degree or certificate at OCC
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in Fall and Spring semesters
  • Must have at least a 2.5 CGPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Preference given to applicants who are single mothers
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $4,000
Duration: Will be split between Fall and Spring Semesters
Number of Awards: Varies

Slade Wielinski Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is a Biomedical Electronics major, Chemistry major or other engineering major
  • Preference will be given to a nontraditional student
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

Spanish American Organization Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must be of Latino heritage or have at least one parent of Latino heritage
  • Must reside in Lucas or Wood County
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Steven G. Guerrero Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to students entering their second year at Owens
  • Preference will be given to students enrolled at least 12 credit hours each semester

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One

Tall Timbers Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a Findlay Campus student
  • Must be a full-time employee or child or ward of an employee of the Tall Timbers Industrial Center of Findlay
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One
Special Note: Personal statement should identify the name and company of the Tall Timbers employee.

Toledo Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must be an employee or relative of an employee of member dealerships of the Toledo Automobile Dealers Association
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special note: Personal statement should identify the name and company of the Toledo Automobile Dealers Association employee.

Toledo Community Foundation – George and Luella Shoemaker Fund

Criteria:

  • Must be a legal resident of the Greater Toledo Area
  • (Lucas County and contiguous communities, as well as Monroe, MI)
  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in a technology program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Toledo Community Foundation – Marsh Family Fund Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need* but not eligible for need-based governmental grants

Award amount: $400
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies

Toledo Trucking Association Diesel Technology Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the Diesel Technology Program (DSLT) or Diesel Technology Co-op program
  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 12 credit hours for Fall and Spring semesters
  • Must be a resident of NW Ohio or SE Michigan
  • Must have at least a 2.5 CGPA

Award Amount: $2,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

You Are Enough Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in a minimum of 6 credit hours in the Fall and Spring Semesters at Owens
  • Must have at least a 3.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to students majoring in Social Work, Psychology or Sociology
  • Preference given to non-traditional students
  • Preference given to students demonstrating financial need

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: One

Will Webb Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to a Findlay Campus student in the School of Nursing
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: One

 


CGPA = cumulative grade point average.