Outside Scholarships

Office of Financial Aid

 

Defiance College is pleased to give you additional opportunities in your educational career through outside scholarships. The scholarships listed below are current and are updated regularly as we learn about new and exciting opportunities for our students. Applying for outside scholarships is encouraged!

Unless otherwise noted, for more information and applications, please come to the Financial Aid Office located on the second floor of the Serrick Campus Center,  Room 204.

Scholarship

Ohio CPA Foundation

Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program 

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarship

B. Davis Scholarship

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program

Charter One Bank TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

AES Engineers Scholarship

Deadline

November 14

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October 6

 

B. Davis Scholarship (posted on 10/7/2014)

The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are renewing the 2015 B. Davis Scholarship.

Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to provide your students with an opportunity to apply for our scholarship.

DEADLINE:  Applications must be received by May 25, 2015.

Amount of Scholarship: $1,000

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at awards@studentawardsearch.com

 

Ohio CPA Foundation (posted on 10/7/2014)

The Ohio CPA Foundation has committed $15,000 to support Ohio's future CPA's through a college scholarships program. Six $2,000 scholarships will be awarded.

Interested students must meet the eligibility requirements which include:

Applicants must submit a completed application, an essay describing who or what influenced them to major in accounting and what their future career plans entail, a current resume and official academic transcripts. Application materials must be submitted on or before Friday, November 14, 2014 to be eligible for consideration.

The six scholarship recipients will be invited to participate in Scholarship Day- hosted in April by The Ohio Society of CPAs- where they will compete for an additional $3,000 scholarship award.

For more information and to access the scholarship application and guidelines, visit www.ohiocpafoundation.org . Questions about the scholarship program can be directed to Mandy Hohler at mhohler@ohiocpa.com or at 1-800-686-2727.

DEADLINE: November 14, 2014

 

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program (posted on 10/7/2014)

Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 6th year.

We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.

Application Process
Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site: http://www.abbottandfenner.com/scholarships.htm
Full details are available on our site.

DEADLINE: June 15, 2015

  

Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program (posted on 10/7/2014)

Nominate a young volunteer, age 6-18, who has made a difference in your community.

Top winners each receive $10,000 for higher education.

DEADLINE:  coming soon 2015

   

The Ability Center of Greater Toledo Scholarship (posted on 10/7/2014)

Scholarship Opportunity for students with Disabilities. Student must live in Defiance, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa, Williams, or Wood counties in Ohio, and have a GPA of at least 3.0. Must provide proof of acceptance to the College. Open to new freshmen or current college students.

The Scholarship packet can be found at:
http://www.abilitycenter.org/disability-culture-and-resources/scholarship-application

 DEADLINE:  coming soon 2015


Charter One Bank TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship (posted on 10/7/2014)

A total of ten $5,000 scholarships will be awarded to U.S. residents who are 16-years of age or older and are attending or accepted to a federally accredited four-year college, university or graduate program and who have been active in community service. 

Applicants are asked to write an essay of no more than 500 words demonstrating their good citizenship through community volunteerism and leadership. They must also provide two references that are directly connected to their community involvement. For full details, go to www.charterone.com/scholarship.

TruFit Good Citizen Scholarship

DEADLINE:  coming soon 2015
 

AES Engineers Scholarship (posted 1/15/14)

The consulting firm of AES Engineers is committed to continuing its support of higher education by providing scholarships to deserving students.

To be eligible the student needs to answer one of the essay questions that they will find on our site athttp://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.htm  We are offering a $500 scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by evaluating the essays that are submitted.

DEADLINE:  October 6, 2014 

 

 

 

 

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