Scholarships

Applications for the following scholarships are now available in the high school guidance office. 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.

Hocking College District Scholars – please pick up a packet in the high school office if you will be attending Hocking College in the fall.

Shrivers Pharmacies Scholarship $750 Pharmacy, $250 Allied Medical Profession – fill out application and complete an essay why you feel you are the best choice for this scholarship.

Lila M. Van Sweringen ($1,000) attend Ohio High School and attend a post-secondary institution. Must pursue an office related career. Complete application, official high school transcript, three recommendation forms. DEADLINE February 17

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

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 OSU Newark Appalachia Scholarship – reside in Perry County, complete the FAFSA, 750 word essay and two letters of recommendation – DEADLINE March 1

The Park National Bank and Associates Next Generation Challenge Scholarship – complete the scholarship application and essay on the back of the application. Complete the FAFSA, must enroll in a minimum of six credit hours at COTC or OSU Newark – 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

Richard and Gary Rosser $500 – must 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

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 a four year college, be a member of current graduting class. 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 (17th)

The William F. Gandert OHAC Scholarship $1,000 – must be a public housing resident at time of application and must be an OHAC member. 3.0 GPA, letters of recommendation, essay DEADLINE March 17

IBI Group Scholarship Fund (2 scholarships at $1,000 each) – attend high school in Perry County for two years, 2.5 GPA or higher, CP Classes, attend a 4 year college, two letters of recommendation. DEADLINE March 31

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

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 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 attend four years at Crooksville High School, GPA 2.5 be enrolled at an accredited college, university, or career trade school (two, three, or four year program) Transcript must be attached and completed application. DEADLINE April 1

Perry County Farm Bureau ($500) Senior hin high school or freshman in college. Parents of applicant must be Farm Bureau members for three continuous years prior; must have a 2.5 GPA or higher; enrolled in agriculture, natural resources, or home economic career. DEADLINE April 1

Crooksville Education Association Scholarship ($500) – attended CHS for four years, 3.00GPA, enroll in child development or education program DEADLINE April 1

Crooksville Alumni Scholarship $500 – current CHS grad, 2.00 GPA, essay required DEADLINE April 1

Jimmy Dickerson Memorial Fund $1,000 – attend CHS and be a graduating senior, must attend a higher educational institution DEADLINE April 1

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

Walter and Hazel Singer/Crooksville Masonic Lodge Scholarship $500.00 – 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 or MECTC; accepted at a two or four year college or university; two years of 4-H or be in the power line 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

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 cumulative GPA.            DEADLINE April 5

John Wells Memorial Scholarship $1,000 – complete the application form, complete secondary education during the 2016-2017 school year. Provide letter of recommendation from a softball coach and one other adult who is not a relative. DEADLINE April 15

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

Watt Pottery Collector’s Association $500 – must be a graduating senior, GPA 2.0, attend CHS all four years of high school. Attend a higher institution of learning, 500 word essay 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

American Legion Post No. 222 Scholarships – Applicants parent/guardian(s) must be a member of the American Legion Post No. 222 DEADLINE April 15

Sharon Watson Memorial Scholarship $500 – three reference letters, written explanation of accomplishments and rationale for procuring the scholarship. Special condersideration but not a prerequisite.  DEADLINE April 17

The Trina Kinnan Teaching Scholarship $500 – any student pursuing a degree in education, complete application, letter of recommendation and essay stating why you are entering the education field. DEADLINE April 27