External Scholarships

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 2014 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, 2016

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, convservation, natural history and related subjects (including environmental law).

Application Deadline: March 1, 2016

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 emailing allenendowment@gmail.com.

Application Deadline: March 31, 2016

iModules Scholarship Program

Thirteen scholarships in the amount of $1,500 awarded for the 2016-2017 school year. Must be a full time student for the Fall 2015 semester, attending or will be attending a school that is an iModules client for the Fall 2015 semester (Wooster is)and have a minimum C grade point average.

Application Deadline: April 1, 2016

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 April 1, 2016. Scholarship recipients will be notified after July 1, 2016. For more information, please contact Karen Leetch at (330) 533-9900.

Application Deadline: April 1, 2016

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, 2016

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, 2016

American Association of University Women (AAUW) Scholarship

The Wooster Branch for the American Association of University Women is pleased to announce the availability of its 2015 Wooster AAUW Scholarships

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, 2016 and scholarships will be awarded by June 15, 2016.

Application Deadline: May 1, 2016

Wayne County Community Foundation

Scholarships for residents of Wayne County. Application information and application materials are available on their website.