Available Scholarships



OHS Scholarship Book 

Group I Scholarships

OHS Scholarship Book will be available in late February

Group II Scholarships 

Scholarships are added as they are received. 
If you are unable to download a copy of the a scholarship application
please email dmoreau@oswego.org 

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Firemen’s Association of the State of New York

Deadline: March 15, 2018
Award:  Twenty $1, 500
Scholarship Criteria: Actively participating as a volunteer firefighter or junior firefighter – including BSA Explorer posts, Venturing Crews and RAMS or participate in a volunteer EMS program.
Application Process:  For more details and directions download an application here.  
CSEA Region 5 College Scholarships

Deadline: April 1, 2018
Award: two $1,000 and two $500 college scholarships
Scholarship Criteria: Applicants must be graduating high school seniors, who will be continuing their education at an accredited college/trade school, and are the child/legal dependent or grandchild of a CSEA member in good standing or a CSEA Region 5 Staff member.
Application Process: You can learn more and download and application at www.cseany.org/r5.
Oswego Lion's Club Harold “H” Dowd and Mary Dowd Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  Wednesday, April 18, 2018 to the Counseling Office before 2:30PM
      Amount: $2,000 scholarship  ($500 per year, renewable for up to 4 years)
Application: Download word document from Naviance or download PDF here
        Criteria: •  Community involvement
                        •  Participation in extracurricular activities
                        •  Average student or better
                        •  Financial need
                        •  Must be attending a New York State school
                        •  Short essay required           
     Selection: Lions Club

 Compass Federal Credit Union Scholarships

Deadline:  April 13, 2018
       Amount: Two $4,000 scholarships ($1,000 per year, based on GPA)
Application: Download application here
        Criteria:  • Children of members of Credit Union
     Selection:  Credit Union

Delta Kappa Gamma Scholarship

Deadline:  Due to Chairperson on April 20, 2018
       Amount: $1,000 at graduation
Application:  Download application here
        Criteria: • Outstanding woman scholar
     Selection: Alpha Iota Chapter Committee

Oswego Rotary Club Occupational Educ. Award

Deadline:  March 30, 2018       
Amount: $1000
Application: Download word document from Naviance  or download a PDF here 
        Criteria: •  Enrolled in Occupational Education
                        •  Occupational skills
                        •  Leadership
     Selection: Rotary Club Committee

Oswego Rotary Club Scholarships

Deadline:  March 30, 2018    
       Amount:   Varies -half after 1st semester and half after 3rd semester
Application:   Download word document from Naviance  or download a PDF here 
        Criteria:   • Financial need
                         • Potential for success in college
     Selection:   Rotary Club Committee

Oswego Minor Hockey Association Scholarship
      
Deadline:  March 1, 2018 
Amount: Up to four $1000 Scholarships
Application: Application:   Download word document from Naviance  or download a PDF here        
Criteria: •  Minor Hockey Association Member (past or present)
                        •  Planning full time college or vocational school
     Selection: Oswego Minor Hockey Association

Zonta of Oswego Scholarship
 
Deadline:  April 12, 2018  
       Amount: Varies
Application:  Download application here
        Criteria: •  Female graduate going on to a two or four year college
                        •  Community service and financial need.
     Selection: Zonta Club of Oswego
 
Oswego Children’s Board Scholarship

Deadline:  March 16, 2018 
       Amount: Varies
Application: Worddoc. available on Naviance or Download PDF here 
        Criteria: •  Scholastic achievement
                        •  Personal qualities
                        •  School and community activities
     Selection: Oswego Children’s Board
Society of Women Engineers

Deadline:  March 31, 2018
Amount:  Varies
Application:  Download PDF here
Criteria:  Starting college degree Bachlelor's degree in 2018, majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM)
Selection: Society of Women Engineers - Great Syracuse Area

2018 CNY STEM Scholars Program

Deadline:  February 28, 2018
Application:  Available at:  cnystem.com/students-parents/scholarship-applications.html
Criteria & Selection:  Available on the above site
2018 ICS/Betty Wiles Scholarship

Deadline:  March 15, 2018
Application:  Download a PDF here
Criteria & Selection:  Verificaiton of international interest & activities, see application for more details.
Selection:  ICS Committee
 
NRG Oswego Harbor Power Scholarship

       Amount: Varies
Application: Download a PDF here
        Criteria: •  Financial need
                        •  Community/school service
                        •  Involvement in extra-curricular activities

               Faust Family Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  March 30, 2018
       Amount: $2000/$500 per year
Application: Naviance or download a PDF here
        Criteria: • Caring attitude-peers, staff, and community
                         • Financial need
                         • Attending 2 or 4 year college
                         • Community involvement or volunteer service recommended
                         • Average grades
                         • Interview maybe required
     Selection: Faust Committee
Angela McDonald Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  April 20, 2018
       Amount: $500
Application: Naviance or download a PDF here
        Criteria: •  Must be a member of the OHS Girls' or Boys' Varsity Hockey Team- preference will be given to the Girls' Team
                     • Cumulative average of 85 or above
                     • Based on character
                    •Candidate must submit a letter of recommendation from a teacher/coach who believes that the student exhibits exceptional character, teamwork, or sportsmanship qualities
     Selection: Angela McDonald Scholarship Committee

Sandy Harrison Memorial Scholarship

Deadline:  April 6, 2018
       Application: Naviance or download a PDF here
        Criteria: •  Plans to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university 
                        •  Personal goals, school & community activities and interest
                        •  Ability in writing
     Selection:  Harrison Scholarship Committee
NYSIR Scholarships - Gonclaves - Bambino- Jensen
Application:  Gonclaves - download PDF here 
                     Bambino - download PDF here
                     Jensen - download PDF here
Criteria:  Download here
Selection:  NYSIR

Oswego Lacrosse Club Scholarship

Deadline:  April 2o, 2018
       Amount: Up to four $250 Scholarships
Application: Naviance or download a PDF here
        Criteria: •  Participation in Oswego Lacrosse Club
                        •  Academic Status
                        •  Extra- curricular and community activities
                        •  Recommendations
                        •  Essay required
     Selection: Oswego Lacrosse Club
Trinity Catholic Faith in Education Scholarship
Deadline:  April 20, 2018
       Amount: $200
Application: Naviance or download PDF here
        Criteria: •  Must have attended Trinity Catholic School
                        •  Continues to exemplify the Trinity Catholic School traditions in faith and education while attending public school within Oswego County
     Selection: Trinity Catholic Scholarship Committee
Buccaneer Booster Club Scholarships

Deadline:  April 6, 2018
       Amount: Amount varies
  Application:   Naviance or download a PDF here
        Criteria:  • Varsity Team Membership
     Selection: Buccaneer Booster Club
 
Zonta of Oswego Scholarship
 
Deadline:  April 12, 2018
       Amount: Varies
Application: Naviance or download a PDF here
        Criteria: •  Female graduate going on to a two or four year college
                        •  Community service and financial need.
     Selection: Zonta Club of Oswego

 Young Women in Public Affairs Award

Deadline:  March 19, 2018
       Amount: Varies
Application: Download PDF here
        Criteria: See application for all details
     Selection: Zonta International