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Available Scholarships




OHS SCHOLARSHIP BOOK 2020 - 2021



 




Group II Scholarships 

Group II Scholarships are added as they are received. 
If you are unable to download a copy of the a scholarship application
please stop in, or contact the OHS Counseling Office.

 
 
 
FREE SPEECH ESSAY CONTTEST
Deadline:  12/31/20
Amount:   Up to $10,000
Application: thefire.org/curriculum
 

THIEL HIGH SCHOOL FELLOWSHIP
Deadline:   12/31/20
Amount:    30 - $100,000
Criteria:     Must be under age 22 and interested in designing and building things
Application:  https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14065/thiel_fellowship_scholarship.php
 

WEALTH WISE SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   12/31/20
Amount:     $1,000
Criteria:      Planning a major of study that supports a career in the finance industry (finance, business, math, accounting, management, etc)
Application:  https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15171/wealth_wise_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

KNIGHT ESSAY SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   12/31/20
Amount:     3 - $5,000
Criteria:      S resident currently in grades 9-12
Application: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9437/knight_essay_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

EASTON / NFAA SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
Deadline:  12/31/20  
Amount:    5 - $5,000  
Criteria:     Applicant must be applying to be a full time student at a two or four-year college, university or technical training college
Application:  https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12654/easton_nfaa_scholarship_program_scholarship.php
 

BE BOLD SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   12/31/20
Amount:    $25,000
Criteria:    • Enrolling in college in fall of 2021
                  • GPA of at least 2.5
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/17251/be_bold_scholarship_scholarship.php

GE REAGAN FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/5/21
Amount:    20 - $40,000
Criteria:    • Demonstrate leadership, drive, integrity and citizenship
                  • Demonstrate strong academic performance with a minimum 3.0 GPA
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10159/ge_reagan_foundation_scholarship_program_scholarship.php
 

FOOT LOCKER SCHOLAR ATHLETES
Deadline:   1/8/21
Criteria:    • Enrolling in college in fall of 2021
                  • Minimum GPA of 3.0
                  • Involved in high school sports, intramural sports or community-based sports
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/10817/foot_locker_scholar_athletes_scholarship.php
 

EMPOWER CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/8/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:    • Must be member in good standing of a participating NY credit union
                  • Enrolled in a 2 or 4 year accredited education institution 
Application: https://www.nycua.org/more/scholarship-program/2-uncategorised/1335-college-scholarship-program-applicants
 

OSWEGO COUNTY FEDERAL CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
  1/8/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:    • Must be member of Oswego County Federal Credit Union
                  • Enrolled in a 2 or 4 year accredited education institution for fall 2021
Application: https://www.oswegofcu.org/member-programs/2021-scholarship-program/
 

EMPOWER FEDERAL CREDIT UNION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
  1/8/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:    • Must be member of Empower Federal Credit Union
                  • Enrolled in a 2 or 4 year accredited education institution for fall 2021
Application: http://
 

ASIAN AND PACIFIC ISLANDER AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/14/21
Criteria:    • Enrolling in college in fall of 2021
                  • Minimum GPA of 2.7
                  • Be of Asian and/or Pacific Islander ethnicity
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/16225/asian_and_pacific_islander_american_scholarship_program_scholarship.php
 

DFA CARES FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/15/21
Amount:    20 - $1,000
Criteria:    • Accepted to college in fall 2021
                 • Pursuing a career in the dairy industry or a related field
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13074/dfa_cares_foundation_scholarship_scholarship.php

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DECA STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   1/15/21
Amount:    80 - $3,000
Criteria:    • Enrolling in college/university in fall 2021
                 • Attending a DECA member high school
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12283/deca_student_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

MATERIAL HANDLING EDUCATION FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/15/21
Amount:    40 - $6,000
Criteria:    • Resident of any of the 50 United States, District of Columbia or US Territories
                 • 16 years or older and enrolled in college or high school
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15214/material_handling_education_foundation_scholarship_program_scholarship.php
 

MENSA US SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/15/21
Amount:    178 - $2,500
Criteria:    • Enrolled in degree program in accredited US institution
                 • Describe your career, academic and/or vocational goals
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13885/mensa_us_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

EMPIRE STATE POTATO GROWERS SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   1/15/21/21
Amount:    $500/yr
Criteria:     Pursuing college studies benefiting the agricultural industry 
Application: http://empirepotatogrowers.com/scholarship/
 

LIVE MAS SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/20/21
Amount:    200 - $25,000
Criteria:     Enrolled in 2 or 4-year degree-granting program in the US by fall 2021 
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/16235/live_mas_scholarship_program_scholarship.php
 

NATIONAL BETA SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   1/21/21
Amount:    250 - $20,000
Criteria:    • US resident planning to attend college/university in fall 2021
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14464/national_beta_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

UNITED STATES JCI FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   1/22/21
Amount:    20 - $1,000
Criteria:     Planning to enroll at an accredited college, university or vocational school in fall 2021
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12734/united_states_jci_senate_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

SP HIGH SCHOOL SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/31/21
Amount:    10 - $10,000
Criteria:     Planning to attend college in fall 2021
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/14870/sp_high_school_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

UNION PLUS SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/31/21
Amount:    100 - $4,000
Criteria:    • Dependent child whose parent is a member in a participating union
                 • Have at least one year of continuous union membership by applicant or applicant's spouse or parent
Application: https://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/11904/union_plus_scholarships_program_scholarship.php
 

SADD / NATIONAL ROAD SAFETY FOUNDATION (NRSF)
Deadline:   1/31/21
Amount:    $2,500
Criteria:    • Must be registered SADD members in the SADD Portal
                  • High school students ages 13-19
                  • Upload video on YouTube and submit <2 minute video for a PSA on how to drive in a roundabout and how it reduces crashes.
Application: https://www.sadd.org/DrivingSkills101
 

NITRO SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   1/31/21
Amount:    12 - $2,000
Criteria:    • Enrolling at an accredited college/university located within the US
                  • GPA of at least 2.5
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/17688/nitro_scholarship_scholarlship.php
 

SOCIETY OF MANUFACTURING ENGINEERS SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   2/1/21
Amount:    100 - $10,000
Criteria:     Enrolling as part-time or full-time undergraduate or graduate student
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/15382/society_of_manufacturing_engineers_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

ELKS LEGACY AWARD SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   2/5/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:     Child or grandchild of a living Elk who joined on or before 4/1/18 and is in good standing
Application: http://scholarship@elks.org
 

STUDIO ART SCHOLARSHIPS @ CANISIUS
Deadline:   2/5/21
Amount:    $1,500
Criteria:    • Attending Canisius College
                  • Link to online portfolio or flash drive of any medium within last 2 years
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Canisius%20Studio%20Art%20Scholarship.pdf

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MUSIC SCHOLARSHIPS @ CANISIUS
Deadline:   2/5/21
Amount:    $1,500
Criteria:    • Attending Canisius College
                  • High school music performance experience, solo or ensemble
                  • Recorded solo audition
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Canisius%20Studio%20Art%20Scholarship.pdf
 

EXPLORAVISION STUDENT SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
   2/8/21
Amount:    40 - $10,000
Criteria:     US citizen or legal resident living in US and enrolled full-time in a public, private or home school
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9625/exploravision_awards_scholarship.php
 

DAVIDSON FELLOWS SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
   2/10/21
Amount:    20 - $50,000
Criteria:     Completed a significant piece of work in one of the submission categories
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/8804/davidson_fellows_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

ALZHEIMER'S FOUNDATION OF AMERICA SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   2/15/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:     High School senior planning to attend a 4-year accredited US college/university in the fall
Application: http://www.alzfdn.org/scholarship
 

GORDON A RICH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   2/16/21
Amount:    7 - $50,000
Criteria:    • Enrolled full-time first year student pursuing a 4-year bachelor's degree at an accredited US college/university
                  • GPA of at least 3.5 and rank in top 20% of their class
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13614/gordon_a_rich_memorial_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

VEGETARIAN RESOURCE GROUP SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
   2/20/21
Amount:    3 - $10,000
Criteria:     Have promoted vegetarianism in their schools and/or communities
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9544/vegetarian_resource_group_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

WOMEN'S CYBER SECURITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   2/22/21
Amount:    10 - $6,000
Criteria:    • Pursuing a degree with a focus on cybersecurity or information assurance
                  • GPA of at least 3.3
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13483/women_s_cyber_security_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

OSWEGO MINOR HOCKEY ASSOC SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   2/26/21
Amount:    4 - $1,000
Criteria:    • High school senior
                  • Must be current or former member of the OMHA
                  • Planning to attend a 2 or 4-year college/university or vocational school in the fall
Application: 
 

NEW YORK WATER ENVIRONMENT SCHOLARSHIP
     $12,000 Environmental Career Scholarship
     Deadline:
   2/26/21
     Amount:    $12,000
     Criteria:    • Must be a NYS resident
                       • Enrolled full time in a BS or BE degree program with an environmental emphasis
     Application: http://www.nywea.org/SitePages/Scholarships/default.aspx

     Nicholas J Bartilucci Environmental Scholarship
     Deadline:
   2/26/21
     Amount:    $6,000
     Criteria:    • Must be a NYS resident
                       • Enrolled full time in a BS or BE degree program with an emphasis on public service
     Application: http://www.nywea.org/SitePages/Scholarships/default.aspx

     $4,000 Scholarships
     Deadline:
   2/26/21
     Amount:    $4,000
     Criteria:    • Children of NYWEA members
                       • Enrolled in a NYWEA student chapter at a college/university
     Application: http://www.nywea.org/SitePages/Scholarships/default.aspx

     N.G. Kaul Memorial Scholarship
     Deadline:
   2/26/21
     Amount:    $5,000
     Criteria:    • Pursuing a career in government service in an environmental field related to water quality
                       • Demonstrates leadership abilities
                       • Demonstrates an overall sense of good moral character and citizenship
     Application: http://www.nywea.org/SitePages/Scholarships/default.aspx

     Jim Anderson Memorial Scholarship
     Deadline:
   2/26/21
     Amount:    $1,250
     Criteria:     Enrolled in a BS or BE full time engineering program with focus on environmental issues (water/wastewater) in the NYC Metro area
     Application: http://www.nywea.org/SitePages/Scholarships/default.aspx

     Lucy Grassano Memorial Scholarship
     Deadline:
   2/26/21
     Amount:    Varies
     Application: http://www.nywea.org/SitePages/Scholarships/default.aspx
 

AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MILITARY SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   2/28/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:     Entering fields of Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Public Administration or Economics
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/ASMC%20Scholarship.pdf
 

CNY STEM SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    9 - Varies
Criteria:     High school seniors enrolling in college majoring in Electrical, Mechanical, Automation, or Process Engineering, Mechatronics, Computer Science, Computer
                   or Software Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, or Architecture in the fall of 2021. 
Application: http://cnystem.com
 

DAUGHTERS OF AMERICAN AGRICULTURE SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    2 - $1,000
Criteria:     Women planning on studying agriculture leadership, communications, rural sociology, medicine or any other courses directly related to agriculture
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/13237/daughters_of_american_agriculture_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

JOURNALISM DIVERSITY SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    $8,500
Criteria:    • Entering college intending to become a journalist who will bring diversity to US journalism
                 • GPA of 3.0 or better
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12777/scholarship_for_journalism_diversity_scholarship.php
 

AMERICAN CHEMICAL SOCIETY SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    350 - $5,000
Criteria:     High school senior attending college in fall
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9137/american_chemical_society_scholars_program_scholarship.php
 

PROJECT YELLOW LIGHT VIDEO SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    6 - $8,000
Criteria:     High school senior attending college in fall
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12245/project_yellow_light_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

SEG SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    150 - $10,000
Criteria:     Pursuing a college curriculum directed toward a career in applied geophysics
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9766/seg_scholarships_scholarship.php
 

MICROSOFT DISABILITY SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   3/1/21
Amount:    10 - $20,000
Criteria:     High school senior living with a disability
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12198/microsoft_disability_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

BEYOND THE BOROUGHS NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   3/15/21
Amount:    2 - $20,000
Criteria:    • High school senior accepted to an accredited 4-year college/university
                  • Financial need 
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/12089/beyond_the_boroughs_national_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

BMW ENGINEERING SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   3/15/21
Amount:    $6,000
Criteria:    • Rank in 90th percentile in both math and critical reading on SAT I or composite ACT scores
                  • Pursuing an engineering or related science degree through an ABET accredited program 
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9982/bmw_engineering_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

FASNY FIREMEN'S ASSOCIATION OF THE STATE OF NY SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   3/15/21
Amount:    $1,500
Criteria:    • Member or parent/guardian member of FASNY in good standing
                  • Current Jr firefighter, Explorer Scout or RAM, volunteer firefighter or volunteer with an EMS unit
                  • Demonstrates commitment to both volunteer emergency service and the community
Application: http://fasny.com/scholarship
 

CHILDREN'S BOARD OF OSWEGO SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   3/19/21
Amount:    3 - $500
Criteria:    • Involvement in community activities and school clubs
                  • Financial need
                  • Demonstrates good work ethic
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Children's%20Board%20of%20Oswego%20Scholarship.pdf
 

NYSIR SCHOLARSHIPS - CRISTIN ANN BAMBINO, PAUL JENSEN, JOSEPH GONCALVES STUDENT HUMANITARIAN SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:   3/19/21
Amount:    Varies
Criteria:    • College-bound high school senior in the fall of 2021
                  • Enrolled in a 2 or 4-year accredited educational institution
Application: https://www.nysir.org/page/2021-scholarshipapplication
 

SANDRA HARRISON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
   3/26/21
Amount:    $
Criteria:    • Based on his/her personal goals, school and community activities and scholastic achievement
                 • Interest and ability in writing
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Sandra%20Harrison%20Scholarship.pdf
 

ODENZA MARKETING GROUP SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   3/30/21
Amount:    $500
Criteria:     Age 16 or older
Application: http://studentscholarships.org/scholarship/9919/odenza_marketing_group_scholarship_scholarship.php
 

OSWEGO CLUB OF ROTARY INTERNATIONAL SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
   4/9/21
Amount:    4 - $2,000
Criteria:    • Involvement in community and school activities
                  • Financial need
                  • Academic record, honors and awards
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Rotary%20International%20Scholarship.pdf
 

OSWEGO ROTARY RUTH MULFORD CAREER & TECHNICAL EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIPS
Deadline:
   4/9/21
Amount:    $1,000
Criteria:     Demonstrated skill in CTE field and leadership ability
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Rotary%20Ruth%20Mulford%20Scholarship.pdf
 

OSWEGO LION'S CLUB HAROLD H & MARY DOWD MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:  4/16/21
Amount:   $2,000
Criteria:    • Planning to attend a 2 or 4-year college, university or vocational school in NYS
                  • Demonstrated community involvement and extracurricular activities
                  • Financial need
                  • GPA of at least 2.0 or above
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Oswego%20Lion's%20Club%20Scholarship.pdf
 

TREVOR LANIGAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   4/17/21
Amount:    $1,000
Criteria:    • Must have solid extracurricular involvement during high school career
                  • Enrolling in 4-year college or university 
                  • Enrolled full-time in a Health Studies related major of 12 credits or more for the year
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Trevor%20Lanigan%20Scholarship.pdf
 

OSWEGO LACROSSE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:  4/23/21
Amount:   4 - $1,000
Criteria:    • Participation in the Oswego Lacrosse Club
                  • Demonstrated community involvement and extracurricular activities
                  • Leadership positions held
                  • Academic ranking and scholastic honors
                  • Work experience
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Oswego%20Lacrosse.pdf
 

SYRACUSE BUILDERS EXCHANGE SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   4/24/21
Amount:    $1,000
Criteria:    • Children of an employee of an SBE Member firm
                  • Plan to enroll in a full time course of study at a college or university in the US
Application: http://www.syrabex.com/scholarship-fund.html
 

OSWEGO COUNTY RETIRED TEACHERS' ASSOC. SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   4/30/21
Amount:    $500
Criteria:     Planning to attend college in fall 2021 pursuing a career in education
Application: 
 

BUC BOOSTER SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:  5/1/21
Amount:   Varies
Criteria:    • Demonstrates good sportsmanship
                  • Demonstrates community involvement and athletic achievement
                  • Financial need
                  • High scholastic achievement
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Buc%20Booster%20Scholarlship.pdf
 

TRINITY CATHOLIC SCHOOL FAITH IN EDUCATION SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:
   5/14/21
Amount:    $200
Criteria:    • Trinity Catholic alumni pursuing a college degree
                  • Demonstrates exemplary TCS traditions in faith and education while attending public school within the Oswego community
Application: http://www.oswego.org/tfiles/folder815/Trinity%20Catholic%20Faith%20in%20Education%20Scholarship.pdf
 


ROY LICHTENSTEIN SUNY OSWEGO ART SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:  5/31/21
Amount:    $1,050
Criteria:    • Proof of attendance as a freshman at SUNY Oswego for Studio Art, Art History, or Art Education
                  • Portfolio of 5-8 jpeg images (under 1 MB each) with year, medium and size
                  • Brief statement (under 1 page) of what you hope to achieve thru the study of art, art history, or art education   
Application: Email norpoorht@gmail.com with portfolio images as attachment, proof of attendance, and "Roy Lichtenstein in Oswego" as subject heading
 

ABBOTT AND FENNER SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:  6/12/21
Amount:    up to $1,000
Criteria:     High school seniors planning to attend college in the fall
Application: https://abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.php
 

LAW OFFICES OF ANTHONY CARBONE SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   7/31/21
Amount:    $1,000
Criteria:     Planning to attend college in fall 2021
Application: http://anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/#scholarship 

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DR LAZARE UROLOGY SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:  7/31/21
Amount:    $500
Criteria:     High school seniors and college students planning to enter the medical field
Application: http://drjonlazare.com/#scholarship
 

CITY PROPERTY MANAGEMENT HOA SERVICE SCHOLARSHIP
Deadline:   7/31/21
Amount:    $1,000
Criteria:     Planning to attend college in fall 2021
Application: http://www.cityproperty.com/phoenix#scholarship
 



 
 
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