Ohio Scholarships

About College Scholarships

Ohio ScholarshipsCollege tuition has been increasing steadily over the past few years, leaving many students and families unable to afford a higher education. Thousands of brilliant high school graduates are unable to attend college simply because they cannot afford it. This is where financial aid comes in; financial aid programs are designed to assist students and families pay for college tuition and other related expenses. Financial aid includes scholarships, which are essentially “gifts” of money that allow students to afford a college education. Scholarships do not have to be repaid and so they are highly sought after by college applicants. Scholarships are awarded by federal and state governments, as well as a number of private organizations.

Eligibility Requirements

Ohio Students

In order to obtain an Ohio scholarship, you must meet the eligibility requirements at the time of initial offering. It is also imperative to meet ongoing eligibility requirements in order to maintain your scholarship. If at any stage you do not meet the required grades or attendance requirements, funding may be withdrawn.Generally, Ohio Scholarships require you to be enrolled in a course full-time and to maintain a minimum GPA for the entire duration of study. You must graduate within a prescribed time frame and should not exceed the maximum number of semesters permitted under the scholarship. Additionally, you must demonstrate a strong moral character and demonstrate leadership and teamwork skills in order to remain in good standing.


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