Financial Aid Office
1189 Beall Avenue
Wooster, OH 44691
American Mensa Local Group
Residents of a participating American Mensa local group who will be enrolled in an accredited post-secondary institution in the fall term of 2021 are eligible to apply for awards of $300 up to $2000. Download an entry form for your area by zip code.
Application Deadline: January 15, 2021
The Canton Audubon Society
A $1,000 scholarship annually to rising juniors or seniors interested in making a difference in the environment through their study of environmental science, conservation, natural history and related subjects (including environmental law).
Application Deadline: March 1, 2021
Florence Allen Scholarship
The Florence Allen Scholarship program was established in 1924 to honor Judge Florence Ellinwood Allen, Ohio's first woman Supreme Court justice. Scholarship funds may be used for courses at accredited degree-granting institutions recognized by a state Board of Regents. Must be a female, US citizen, pursuing their first undergraduate degree. Applications can be requested by email.
Application Deadline: March 31, 2021
Thomas J. Seefred Trust
Up to $3,000 each to college students between 18-25 years of age who are suffering from Juvenile Diabetes. The college student must be successfully completing a standard curriculum leading to a bachelor's degree. Current high school students are not eligible. This scholarship is open to Ohio residents with preference given to qualified applicants from Trumbull, Mahoning, and Columbiana Counties in Ohio. All scholarships will be awarded by the Trust and will be based on academic promise, personal statement, reccomendations, and financial need. Applications can be printed from the Trust's website. Scholarship applications must be postmarked by May 1, 2021. Scholarship recipients will be notified after July 1, 2021. For more information, please contact Karen Leetch at (330) 533-9900.
Application Deadline: May 1, 2021
Amici Italiani Scholarship
Up to four (4) renewable $1,000 scholarships to be awarded annually. The Amici Italiani Scholarship was created to honor and promote the values of scholastic achievement and Italian-American heritage in Wayne County, Ohio by providing financial assistance to students attending post-secondary schools in pursuit of their career and educational goals. The scholarship is based on merit and academic promise, not financial need. Although preference is given to applicants of Italian heritage, anyone may apply.
Application Deadline: April 15, 2021
Zody Miller Scholarship
A $1,000 scholarship is available to any Wooster High School alumni, whose post high school education was interrupted and has not yet earned their degree. Preference will be given to students with greatest financial need. Find more information at their website.
Application Deadline: May 31, 2021
American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship
Supported by the popular annual Book Sale in September, AAUW scholarships are given to Wayne County residents who are non-traditional female students. These women have had their undergraduate or professional education interrupted or delayed and now plan to continue their education. Deadline for applications is May 1, 2021 and scholarships will be awarded by June 1, 2021.
Application Deadline: May 1, 2021
Wayne County Community Foundation
Scholarships for residents of Wayne County. Application information and application materials are available on their website.
National Presbyterian College Scholarship
The National Presbyterian College Scholarship program was created in partnership with the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s related colleges and universities in the 1950s. The program seeks to assist Presbyterian students attending Presbyterian related schools. In 2010 Financial Aid for revised certain elements of the program to promote leadership development and discernment of vocation.
The Presbyterian church also offers a Presbyterian Church USA Parent Loan.