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 LendEDU's Guide to College Scholarships
Scholarships and scholarship resources.

 Burger King Scholarship
High school seniors, BURGER KING® employees, their dependent children, spouses or domestic partners in the U.S., Canada and Puerto Rico can apply to receive up to $50,000 in scholarship awards for the 2018-2019 school year!
High school seniors must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale to be eligible, and must be active in their community through volunteering, sports, clubs and/or religious organizations.
Don’t miss your chance to become a BURGER KING Scholar. Apply today! The application period for the 2018-2019 school year is open from Oct. 15, 2017 through Dec. 15, 2017.



Groth & Associates 2018 Scholarship
The Attorney’s at Groth and Associates have spent years in school learning how to help you in different aspects of law ranging from personal injury to business law. They understand the stresses of life and want to lend a hand outside of their normal duties.  Their time in school has helped them all understand the importance of education. It takes hard work and perseverance to earn an education and they would like to reward you for your hard work by offering a scholarship to relieve a bit of the financial stress that education can bring. The scholarship awarded will be for $1,000 to one student to use towards furthering their education.
Scholarship Requirements

-Must have a G.P.A. of 3.0+
-Fill out the form with your contact information
-Attach school transcript to verify enrollment
-Attach a 500-word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome
Application Deadline: July 31st, 2018

Weird Scholarships- Click link here for web site

Charles Warren Memorial Scholarship
The Charles L. Warren Memorial Heritage Scholarship is awarded by the Ohio Association for College Admission Counseling each year to outstanding high school seniors. The scholarship is a one-time $1,500 award.
3.0 gpa required.

UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship
UEW Healthcare is pleased to offer the UEW Healthcare EEOICPA Scholarship. The Scholarship is open nationwide to those who will be attending college fall semester of 2018. Special consideration will be give to an undergraduate who is interested in pursuing a career in Home Healthcare and knows someone that worked in the nuclear industry and was subsequently approved for benefits under the Energy Employees Occupational Illness Compensation Program (EEOICPA), but anyone meeting the requirements & can demonstrate an interested in pursuing a career in Healthcare will be considered. This Award will be presented to current college students, but high school seniors who will be attending school in the fall semester of 2018 are also welcome to apply. 3.0 required and deadline is July 31, 2018.

Information and application available in Guidance Office. Deadline March 30.


Charles River - Spencerville- Biomedical Research College Scholarship
Charles River is a global preclinical research business that strives to bring new pharmaceutical products to the marketplace in order to treat diseases and bring a better quality of life.  In order to encourage students to pursue a career in research, the Spencerville division of Charles River offers a $1,000 non-renewing college scholarship to High School Seniors intending to pursue an undergraduate degree in the biological or chemical sciences.  Students interested in applying for this scholarship should get application from guidance office.
All applications must be received by March 1, 2018.  Applications will be reviewed by the Charles River - Spencerville Senior Management Team and winners will be selected by April 1, 2018.  If possible, Charles River - Spencerville would like to send a representative from our site to present the scholarship to the winner during your graduation award assembly.

Discover Card Scholarship and Services
Title linked to web site and application.

YAHOO FAFSA Scholarship
Title linked to web site and application

Hauss-Helms Foundation Scholarship
The Hauss-Helms Foundation is committed to the support of education, in accordance with the wishes of its founders, who believed that education was of major significance to the progress of human society.  The Foundation devotes a major portion of its resources to providing grants to young men and women residing in Allen and Auglaize County Ohio, who attend colleges, universities and technical colleges throughout the nation.

Midwest Electric & Touchstone Energy Scholarships
Midwest Electric has two scholarship programs: Our General Scholarship for high-performing students; and our Touchstone Energy Achievement Scholarship.
Each spring, Midwest Electric gives $9,000 in scholarships to high school seniors whose parents are members of the cooperative, plus an additional $2,000 Touchstone Energy Achievement Scholarship below. (The parents must be year-round full-time residents of the cooperative; seasonal and commercial members do not qualify.) The top male and female winners also compete for an additional $34,000 in scholarships from Ohio Rural Electric Cooperatives.

Eligible students, with a minimum cumulative 3.5 grade point average, will receive an interview at the Midwest Electric office in February. (The minimum GPA is 2.75 for the Touchstone Energy scholarship.) Following the interviews, our judging teams will select six finalists – three male and three female students – to compete for $9,000 in scholarships from Midwest Electric. Judging for the six top students will take place later in February.

The first place male and female students will represent Midwest Electric and compete against high school seniors from around the state at the Ohio Rural Electric Cooperatives scholarship competition April 17, 2018 in Columbus.

Completed applications and grade transcripts must be received in our office by January 12, 2018. Contact our office for details. Send applications to Kecia Schmerge, Midwest Electric, 06029 County Road 33A, St. Marys, OH, 45885.

Honda of America Manufacturing
is pleased to announce the availability of $2,500 scholarships, for the 2018/2019 academic year, for students pursuing studies in disciplines directly related to manufacturing engineering and technology. The application deadline is February 1, 2018.
To learn more about the scholarship or submit an application visit  These scholarships are administered by the SME Education Foundation.
Graduating high school senior planning to attend one of the community colleges listed below
Part or full-time undergraduate student currently enrolled in one of the community colleges listed below
Enrolled in a certificate or degree program in manufacturing engineering/manufacturing technology or a closely related engineering discipline
Eligible colleges in the state of Ohio:

o   Rhodes State College

o   Columbus State Community College (all campuses)

o   Marion Technical College

o   Edison Community College (all campuses)

o   Sinclair Community College (all campuses)

o   Clark State College (all campuses)

·         Minimum GPA 2.5 on a 4.0 scale

2018 Acme Baseball Scholarship Application|
1) Must have played at least one year of Varsity Acme Baseball
2) Applicant must have a cumulative G.P.A. of 2.5 (on 4.0 Scale)
3) Applicant’s official high school transcript (through 7th semester) must be enclosed
Applications available in Guidance Office

Mercy Health St. Rita's Medical Center Scholarships
Mercy Health - St . Rita's is pleased to announce our 20 18 scholarship program for future medical providers.Ten $1,500 scholarships will be awarded. Scholars will be invited to participate in special events and activities related to healthcare. To be considered for the awards, high school students graduating in the spring of 2018 must submit collectively:
- St . Rita's Scholarship Application
- An official high school transcript including ACT scores
- A 1-2 page essay: Why you believe that this is what you were meant to do?
Deadline is February 23, 2019
Application and information is available in Guidance Office and with counselor.

The following are scholarship services verified as best we are able. Please contact guidance with questions and remember:
Watch for scholarship scams and beware:
1. Any offers that want cash up front
2. Any that offer or require a "free seminar" or like activity
3. Any that are time-sensitive in terms of "1st come 1st served"
4. Any sweeping or unreasonable claims

The following four scholarship services suggested by The Ohio State University

BigFuture Scholarship Search


Goodcall Scholarship Service is a Scholarship Service that is attached to universities we deal with regularly and endorsed by reputable, major sources. I communicated with them and all services seem legitimate. Title is linked to web site.

Student Scholarships at
Shawnee Guidance Department gets scores of mailings regarding scholarships and funding for college. The above web site is a research and hub for many scholarships nationwide. Per my research it is a legitimate, sound, tested web site...including a review by U.S.News. That said, we have little direct experience with it. Please use at your own risk and contact us with feedback if it proves unwieldy or invalid. Remember to watch for scholarship scams and beware:
1. Any offers that want cash up front
2. Any that offer or require a "free seminar" or like activity
3. Any that are time-sensitive in terms of "1st come 1st served"
4. Any sweeping or unreasonable claims