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     Scholarships 2019-2020

     

    Thank you for visiting the JHS Guidance Scholarship page. The first few hyper links listed below, will take you to different search engines fo scholarships. Please be aware if you are filling out a scholarship and they ask you to make a payment, we would advise you NOT to do that.  Funding is one of the biggest obstacles that stands in the way of continuing education. This organization believes that finances should never be the reason they can’t attend their dream school. Their researchers spent months putting together the perfect step-by-step guide to help students search effectively for the best scholarships for their needs.

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    This guide is perfect for those with questions like:

    • How early should I start looking for scholarships?
    • What paperwork do I need when I start my applications?
    • What is work study and how does it differ from a scholarship?

    Students are looking for answers as they begin their plans for a bright future. Our guide is a tool to jumpstart their search to fund their efforts!

    Cappex is a great tool to help students locate scholarships. The two links below will have helpeful information when using Cappex.

    https://www.cappex.com/about-us

    https://www.cappex.com/scholarships

     You will find a list of 15 Scholarship Programs available to Ohio students.  More than 900 individual scholarship awards will be distributed through these 15 programs.  Students from Ohio school districts are eligible for all awards. Please click on the link below for more information.

    https://www.studentscholarships.org/newsletter.php

    The link below will redirect you to the Ohio Means Jobs website. There is an option to search for scholarships. Please click the link below to access this information.

    https://jobseeker.ohiomeansjobs.monster.com/FundIt/scholarship.aspx

     

     

    Granville Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution

    Each year the National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) awards multiple scholarships to students showing dedication to the pursuit of higher education in diverse areas of study including history, economics, law, political science, medicine, nursing, occupational and physical therapy, elementary and secondary education, chemistry, math, science and English.  Scholarships are awarded and judged without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, or disability.  To find out more about these scholarships, please contact janiceloraso@attheworks.org.

     

    The Columbus Foundation – Glenna R. Joyce Trust

    This scholarship supports students from central Ohio who enroll at The Ohio State University (OSU), or University of Notre Dame (Notre Dame).  The scholarship covers the standard expenses of attending four years, eight semesters, at OSU or Notre Dame, and includes tuition, mandatory fees, average room and board plan, books, transportation, and incidental expenses.  Information is available in the guidance office.

     

    Johnstown Community Sportsman’s Club Scholarship

    Deadline: 4/6/20

    The Johnstown Community Sportsman’s Club is pleased to announce the offering of a $1,000 scholarship.  Eligible seniors currently from Johnstown, Northridge, Utica, Watkins Memorial, Licking Heights, Lakewood, Granville, and Centerburg School district are invited to apply.  GPA of 3.0 or better.  Applications and information available in the guidance office.

     

    2020 American Legion Post 254 Memorial Scholarship

    Deadline:  3/31/20

    At least one scholarship with a minimum amount of $500 will be awarded in 2020.  All are gift scholarships and are not loans.  Must be a senior at Johnstown or Northridge, or homeschooled seniors with a permanent address located in the school districts.  Must have a 3.0 GPA and a minimum of 920 on the SAT (math/verbal) or a minimum of 19 on the ACT (excluding the required writing tests scores.)  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    The William D. Squires Educational Foundation, Inc.

    Application are being accepted from February 15th – April 5th, 2020

    Scholarships are being offered to Ohio seniors and the value has increased from $4,000 to $5,000 per year.  This scholarship is renewable with a potential value of $20,000.  Eligibility requirements are strict.  Must have a minimum 3.20 GPA.  Please stop by the guidance office for more information and application guidelines.

     

    Capital Auto Auction STEM Scholarship

    Deadline:  8/15/20

    Must be majoring in a STEM field of study (or related field) as well as attending an accredited college or university.  The scholarship is to help provide more individuals with the opportunity to get a solid education.  Information is available in the guidance office.

     

    City Property Management HOA Service Scholarship

    Deadline:  7/31/20

    Award Amount:  $1,000

    This scholarship is available to any high school senior nationwide. To see eligibility requirements and other pertinent information go to:  http://cityproperty.com/phoenix#scholarship-link

     

    Ohio National Guard Scholarships

    Find out how the Ohio National Guard Scholarship can pay 100% of your college tuition.  Call Joe Desrochers, 740-403-8183.

     

    LaSertoma International Scholarship and Memorial Fund Grant

    Deadline:  3/31/20

    Looking for students who display financial need, commitment to academics and service, strong scholastic standing and the intent to attend college. Please note that financial need is weighted 60% of the evaluation.  This is a progressive award so the local winner will receive a cash award from the Heath LaSertoma and then will be forwarded to the International LaSertoma for consideration.  Last year three students were selected for monetary awards at the local level.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    ADK Beta Gamma Educational Scholarship

    Deadline:  3/15/20

    Offering two $1,000 educational scholarships to students entering the education profession.  Information and applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Ohio Gas Association Scholarship Foundation

    Deadline:  3/31/20

    The Ohio Gas Assoc. is pleased to offer a scholarship program to students who plan to pursue a career in the natural gas industry or related energy field.  Scholarships are limited to undergrad college studies, technical or trade school programs for students who are Ohio residents planning to attend an Ohio school.  Each scholarship is $1,000 and renewable up to three additional years.

     

    Licking County Sheriff’s Office Citizen Academy Alumni Scholarships

    Deadline:  3/15/20

    The Licking County Sheriff’s Office Citizen’s Academy Alumni is offering two separate ($500) scholarships to all graduating seniors that plan to pursue a degree in Criminal Justice.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    PB&J Scholarship

    Deadline:  5/31/20

    Looking for students who have experienced challenges in their life and who have the drive to succeed.  Open to college-bound seniors planning on attending an accredited 2-year or 4-year college in the fall of 2020. Apply at http://bit.ly/pbjscholars2020

     

    Greater Columbus Chapter of the Association of Government Accountants (AGA Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/13/20

    A $500 scholarship will be given to a graduating high school senior from the 2020 class who plans to pursue a higher education degree in accounting, finance, business administration, or other business-related field.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Licking County Historical Society D. Robert Tharp Scholarship

    Deadline:  3/30/20

    The Tharp Scholarship is open to students graduating from a Licking County High School in 2020 with a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or higher.  Student must be accepted to an accredited institution and will pursuing a degree in either education, history, historic preservation, or religious studies.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Licking County Association of Family and Consumer Science Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/15/20

    This $500 Scholarship is intended to aid students from Licking County who are pursuing a career in Family and Consumer Science (formerly Home Economics).  This includes dietetics, fashion merchandizing, early childhood education (preschool), interior design, extension/education (high school/middle school).  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    The Michael Dean Gibbs Foundation Scholarship Program (MDGF)

    Deadline:  3/31/20

    The MDGF will provide monetary awards to individual students in need of funding to support either extracurricular interests or community projects.  They support a broad array of academic, artistic, sports-related, and other extracurricular interests.  Scholarship funds may be used for tuition, fees, equipment, uniforms, supplies, etc.  Funds may also be used to help implement a community project like and Eagle Scout project. All students (up to grade 12) who attend a Licking County School are eligible for an MDGF scholarship. Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Student Council Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/14/20

    The Johnstown High School Student Council will award scholarships to graduating seniors attending a four year college or two year technical school for the following school year.  Applications will be judged on the basis of academic record, service to the school in a leadership capacity, and financial need.  Applications are available in the guidance office.  You do not need to be on Student Council to be eligible for this scholarship.

     

    Riffey Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/14/20

    To apply you must have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be pursuing a degree in education.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Karen Hartman Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/14/20

    Student must be accepted in a college or university.  Student must have completed at least one year of Spanish in high school.  Student must have demonstrated lively engagement and participation in the classroom.  Some consideration will be given to financial need.  Applications ae available in the guidance office.

     

    The Robert and Marjorie Bishop Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/14/20

    Must be involved in either, Family and Consumer Science, Agri-Sciene or baseball.  You will need to outline your plans for post-high school studies and indicate why your school choice was selected and have you applied and been accepted.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Dardinger Family Scholarships

    Deadline:  4/14/20

    Two scholarships will be given to a current Johnstown High School senior.  Must have a 3.0 GPA or above, good attendance, no major discipline problems.  Some consideration will be given for financial need.  Student must enroll for the first quarter or semester at an accredited two or four-year college or university.  Information and applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    One scholarship will be given to a band member.  Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Good attendance and no major discipline problems.  Some consideration will be given for financial need.  Information and application is available in the guidance office.

     

    One scholarship will be given to a softball player.  Must have a GPA of 3.0 or higher.  Good attendance and no major discipline problems.  Some consideration will be given for financial need.  Information and application is available in the guidance office.

     

    Johnstown United Methodist Church Scholarship for Christian Seniors

    Deadline:  5/1/20

    The Johnstown United Methodist Church will be awarding a non-renewable $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior from the Johnstown-Monroe School District, who intends to continue their education at a 4-year college or university, and who is a professing Christian.  More information and applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Colombo Law Distracted Driving Scholarship Program

    Deadline:  4/1/20

    Defeat distracted driving.  Hit the road to college. Enter the Colombo Law Stop Distracted Driving Scholarship Program.  If your life has been affected by distracted riving, tell us how you think it can be prevented. Write an essay and enter the program for a chance to win $2,000 toward expenses for college.  Information and applications available in the guidance office.

     

    The Ruth Eva and Donnie Butt Memorial Scholarship

    Deadline:  4/14/20

    Must be a graduating senior from Johnstown-Monroe High School.  Have at least a 3.0 GPA.  Attend any 4 year college/university in Ohio Attend any 4 year college/university out of Ohio at the discretion of the selection committee.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Angels Persist LLC Scholarship

    Deadline:  3/13/20

    Angels Persist LLC is pleased to be offering four (4) one-time $1,000 scholarships for area high school seniors.  Must have a 2.5 GPA or higher.  You will need to write an essay/letter explaining what community service you have accomplished thus far and why you should be considered as a candidate.  Information is available in the guidance office.

     

     Altrusa International of Licking County

    Deadline:  4/1/20

    The Altrusa International of Licking County will be awarding two (2) scholarships to graduating seniors from Licking County high schools.  The winners will need to show proof that they have been accepted by a college/university for a course of study for a Bachelor’s Degree.  Information and applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    The Hartford Fair Youth Scholarship

    Deadline:  3/31/20

    Applications are available in the guidance office.  On the form provided, summarize in 500 words or less and no more than one page, how you are involved in school, community and Hartford Fair activities and why you feel you deserve this scholarship.  Form MUST be typed.

     

    The First Congregational Church – The Mary Schumacher Awards

    Deadline:  3/20/20

    The Trustees of The First Congregational Church, United Church of Christ, are responsible for the administration of the will of the late Frederick W. Schumacher.  Under the terms of his will, the Trustees are to select “three young women between the ages of fifteen and twenty years old who are eminently worthy of commendation for showing Christian devotion to their mother, father, sister or brother.” If you feel you would like to be nominated for this award, please see Ms. Merrill in the guidance office.

     

    Johnstown Education Association

    Deadline:  5/1/20

    The JEA will be awarding a scholarship to a graduating Johnstown senior who meets the following qualifications.  College bound student who plans to pursue a career in the education field, attains a 3.5 GPA or higher, demonstrates leadership skills, school citizenship and volunteer services within the community.  Applications are available in the guidance office.

     

    Horatio Alger National Career and Technical Scholarship Program

    Deadline:  4/15/20

    Receive up to $2,500 to pursue career and technical education.  Must be enrolling in a 2-year career/technical degree program. For eligiblity requirements stop by the guidance office for more information.

     

    Ohio Association for Gifted Children Award

    Deadline:  4/15/20

    Eligibility: Students who are about to enroll fulltime in his/her first year of college and/or a student currently enrolled fulltime in an undergrad program of an accredited college or university. Students who have received an ACT comp score of 27 or higher, or students who have received an SAT comp score of 1200 or higher

    (1600) scale.  Applications are available online at www.oagc.com.  Information is available in the guidance office.