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Scholarship Programs


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OHSE-Choose Ohio First Scholarship


The Choose Ohio First Scholarships are funded by the State of Ohio with the objective of increasing the number of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) graduates and retaining them in jobs within the state. These scholarships will be used to recruit and support STEM students at OSU.


The OHSE selects about 60 scholarship recipients from the entering freshman STEM majors at the Ohio State University each year. The scholarship award is $4,700 which can be applied to tuition, fees, as well as room and board during the academic year.


Eligibility Requirements include:



All OHSE Scholarship recipients need to comply with the following:



Students who receive OHSE-COF Scholarships may reapply every year. Continuation of the OHSE-COF scholarship is contingent upon OBR funding and student performance;



OHSE will open applications for the COF Scholarship Programs for the 2015-16 academic year in July 2015.



Future Scientists of Ohio - Choose Ohio First Scholarship


The Choose Ohio First Scholarships are funded by the State of Ohio with the objective of increasing the number of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) graduates and retaining them in jobs within the state. These scholarships will be used to recruit and support STEM students at OSU.


The Future Scientists of Ohio Scholarship Program is particularly designed to encourage community college students to transfer to OSU to complete their four year STEM degree.


The OHSE selects about 30 scholarship recipients from the qualifying transferring community college STEM majors each year. Based on the available funds the award amount ranges from $4,000 to $5,000 which can be applied to tuition, fees, as well as room and board during the academic year.


Eligibility Requirements include:



All OHSE Scholarship recipients need to comply with the following:



Students who receive OHSE-COF Scholarships may reapply every year. Continuation of the OHSE-COF scholarship funding will be based on the student:



OHSE will open applications for the COF Scholarship Programs for the 2015-16 academic year in July 2015.