Besides individual college and university grants and scholarships, Ohio has a number of state programs that administer financial awards. These awards are given for academic achievement, financial need, and for students who want to pursue specific fields of study. Some of these awards include: Choose Ohio First, Ohio College Opportunity Grant, Forever Buckeyes, and Ohio Safety Officers College Memorial Fund. Ohio also has the OhioHigherEd College Access Information Hotline, which can help guide on which scholarships might apply to you (1-800-233-6734). Read more
The Akron Community Foundation provides information on scholarships specifically for students who are from high schools in Akron, Ohio. Read more
The Hamilton Foundation is dedicated to giving citizens of Butler County access to higher education. Read more
The Community Foundation of Western PA and Eastern Ohio has scholarships that are specific to areas in Eastern Ohio. Many of these scholarships are field-specific or specific to graduates of a specific high school. Read more
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