Ohio Academy of Science
$1,250 annually for students at two-year schools and $2,500 annually for students at four-year schools. All awards are non-renewable. Scholarships may be used for tuition, fees, books, personal protection equipment, tools, instruments, and field equipment, but not housing.
18 awards offered annually. There are typically 30 applicants for this scholarship.
Selection for the scholarship is based on the following: (1) academic record with an overall grade point average of 3.0 or higher, (2) education, employment and/or internships, honors/awards, professional memberships, publications, presentations given and professional meetings attended, and community service, (3) reasons for choosing a career in environmental science or environmental engineering and how the scholarship will help, (4) original research, scholarship, employment and/or internships, or other unique contributions to environmental science or environmental engineering, (5) extracurricular activities and participation in organizations that demonstrate leadership, interpersonal skills and social responsibility, and (6) letters of recommendation from education or environmental professionals.
Applications are available online on the Ohio Academy of Science website and must be completed online. The attachments to the completed application must consist of the following: a current transcript ... sign up for full scholarship deadline information.