Scholarships

Applications for the following scholarships are now available in the high school guidance office. It is your responsibility to monitor deadlines and requirements of each scholarship.   Please make sure you complete and return to the high school guidance office one week before the scholarship deadline.   Mrs. Baughman must have your transcript and other essentials added to the application and the postmark must be on or before the deadline date.  If you have any questions please contact Mrs. Baughman.  Email: lisa.baughman@crooksville.k12.oh.us

Return completed applications ONE (1) week before deadline to the guidance counselor, Mrs. Baughman. 
 

Scholarships are in order of DEADLINE DATE.

Delta Kappa Gamma $750 – Awarded to an outstanding female pursuing a degree in education. Typed essay describing your goals and why you are choosing the teaching profession. Two letters of recommendation from teachers. DEADLINE February 26

Harry B. Crewson Freshman Scholarship (3) $3,000 Members of the OU credit union and their children are eligible to apply.  Excellence in community activities in addition to academic achievement in high school. Complete the application and three recommendation forms. DEADLINE March 1

OAPSE Memorial Scholarship Foundation High school senior whose parent or legal guardian is a member in good standing in OAPSE/AFSCME who will be attending a two or four year school. DEADLINE March 1

The Grand Lodge of Free & Accepted Masons of Ohio – Pick up application in the high school office.  DEADLINE: March 1

The J. Brannon Hull Scholarship $1,000 renewable upon meeting required criteria – maximum of $4,000 (see fund booklet) Applicants must be enrolled at Crooksville High School prior to the first day of November of their freshman year and maintain continuous enrollment at CHS. Three letters of recommendation, GPA 2.5. Priority shall be given to applicants whose application shows a probability of success in higher education and who are both a direct descendent of a Hull Pottery Company employee and a graduate of Crooksville High school.   DEADLINE March 15

Foundation for Appalachia Ohio – Please check in the high school office for regional and geographic specific opportunities and to pick up a scholarship packet.       DEADLINE March 15

Ronald E. Rosser Public Service Scholarship – $500 – attend CHS for four years, must pursue a degree in public service field, two letters of recommendation; 2.5 GPA, attend four year college, member of current graduating class DEADLINE March 15

Richard and Gary Rosser $500bMust have a cumulative GPA of 2.5 grade in a college preparatory course of study through seven (7) semesters.  Student must be going to a four year college for education degree. Scholarship will be paid upon proof of enrollment in an approved teaching related program. DEADLINE March 15

Kayla D. Grimmett Memorial Scholarship – $1,000 – attend CHS for four years, participated in drama, choir, band, or flag corp.  Member of current graduating class, two letters of recommendation, 2.0 GPA, attend a two or four year college. Write a cover letter telling about yourself.  DEADLINE March 15

The MacGahan Foundation $500 – graduating senior of a Perry County school. 3.0 GPA or higher, attend current school 3 of 4 years, attend 4 year college – DEADLINE Third Friday in March 16

Pat P. Goebel Memorial Scholarship $1,000  – Crooksville High School Senior, GPA 2.5 or higher, 3 letters of recommendation; application, essay, and resume. DEADLINE March 16

IBI Group Scholarship Fund (two scholarships at $1,000 each) – attend high school in Perry County for two years, 2.5 or higher GPA, CP classes, 4 year college, two letters of recommendation. DEADLINE March 30

The Hammer Family Scholarship $1,000 – Crooksville High School Senior that has attended all four years.  Accepted to a four year college, two letters of recommendation from CHS faculty.  Typed application DEADLINE March 31

COAD David A. Stivison Appalachian Community Action Scholarship Fund This scholarship has several different requirements and application sections.  Please see Mrs. Baughman for an application so she may go over the criteria. DEADLINE April 1

Hull Pottery Association $1,000 – one time awards on an annual basis to the students demonstrating the highest level of need as determined by the committee as a result of the application and the essay (150 words or less) describing financial need for the award.  Copy of parents’ W-2 forms, completed FAFSA, or other proof of income. Two letters of recommendation from non-relatives. DEADLINE April 1

Xi Kappa Omicron Scholarship – $300 GPA 3.0, senior attended all four years at Crooksville High School, be involved in your community and school, immediate family members of Xi Kappa Omicron are ineligible, this is a nonrenewable scholarship. Write 500 word essay. DEADLINE April 1

Mollie Bee Williams Memorial Scholarship – $500  – senior who has attended four years at Crooksville High School, GPA 2.5 be enrolled at an accredited college, university, or career trade school (two – four year program) Transcript must be attached and completed application. DEADLINE April 1

Jimmy Dickerson Memorial Fund $500 – attend CHS and be a graduating senior, must attend a higher educational institution DEADLINE April 1

Walter and Hazel Singer/Crooksville Masonic Lodge Scholarship $500 – CHS student, 2.0 GPA, pass OGT tests, 500 word essay, two letters of recommendation DEADLINE April 1

Thomas McKinney Memorial Scholarship $500 – attend CHS for four years and/or MECTC, accepted at a two or four year college or university, two years of 4-H or be in the power lineman program at MECTC, 2.2 GPA, two letters of recommendation. DEADLINE April 1

Crooksville/Roseville VFW Post 9090 – Must have a relative that is or has been a veteran of a foreign war (need a DD214 Form), GPA of no less than 2.75 and no more than 3.5 DEADLINE April 1

Crooksville Alumni Scholarship $500 – current CHS grad, 2.00 GPA, essay required DEADLINE April 4

Crooksville Education Association Scholarship ($500) – attended CHS for four years, 3.00GPA, enroll in child development or education program DEADLINE April 4

Jena and Jenna Memorial Softball Scholarship – $500 scholarship to a softball player and $250 to a softball and basketball player DEADLINE April 4

The William D Squires Educational Foundation, Inc. ($3,000 per year) This scholarship is based upon financial need. Minimum 3.20 cum GPA DEADLINE April 5

Ohio and Michigan High School Seniors – please see packet for majors and participating schools that student must be entering. DEADLINE April 6

Perry County Chamber of Commerce $1000 – three high school courses that relate to computers, business, technology.  Pursuing a degree in computers, business, and/or technology. One page typed paper on the essay topic. Letter of recommendation DEADLINE: April 9

MIBA Investment in the Future Scholarship Must attend college and enroll in one of the following fields of study; mechanical, electrical, chemical, industrial engineering, or a manufacturing related field of study. Must complete the application with high school transcript, typed essay. An interview will be scheduled and conducted after application.  DEADLINE April 10

Bill Apger Memorial Scholarship $1,000 – Senior student at CHS who is a member of the band, drama club, or CHS National Honor Society.  Must be accepted to a two or four year college.  One hundred fifty word typed essay, letter of college acceptance of which student will attend, letter of recommendation from band director, drama club director, or NHS advisor. DEADLINE April 10

Perry County Community Club $500 – reside in Perry County and attend a Perry County High School, essay, letter of recommendation.   DEADLINE April 15 

John Wells Memorial Scholarship $1,000 – complete the application form, complete secondary education during the 2017-2018 school year. Provide letter of recommendation from a softball coach and one other adult who is not a relative. DEADLINE April 15

 Crooksville Fallen Firefighter’s Scholarship $500 – minimum 2.5 GPA, two or four year college pursuing a public service field, two letters of recommendation (one from high school teacher and one from a community member). Five hundred to 1,000 word essay on what public service field you are pursuing and why? DEADLINE April 15

Andy Ratliff Memorial Track/Music $500 – attend CHS and be a graduating senior; student needs to have participated in track and/or band/choir DEADLINE April 15

Shrivers Pharmacies Scholarship $750 Pharmacy/$250 Allied Medical Pharmacy – Fill out application and complete an essay why you feel you are the best choice for this scholarship.  DEADLINE April 15

Bill Thomas Jr. Memorial Scholarship $500 – must have participated in one sport for four consecutive years, GPA 3.0 or higher, letter of recommendation from a coach, 500 word essay and furthering education. DEADLINE April 15

Wichert Insurance Agency Scholarship $300 – must attend a career, technical, or 4 year college. Write a paragraph describing need of this scholarship. One scholarship will be given to each Perry County School. DEADLINE April 16

Sharon Watson Memorial Scholarship $1,000 – three reference letters, written explanation of accomplishments and rationale for procuring the scholarship.  Students entering the education field will be given special consideration but not a prerequisite.  DEADLINE April 17

The Dave Nash/John Neff Memorial Golf Scholarship – $1,000 – Must have lettered in varsity golf, have a comulative GPA of 2.75 or higher DEADLINE April 17

Chloe Barker Memorial Scholarship $1,000 – attend CHS for four years, 3.2 GPA, essay DEADLINE April 21