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School of Business

Scholarships

Scholarships for Business Majors

The Andersons Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed at least 12 credit hours at Owens
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to students with majors in the School of Business & Information Technology,
  • School of Technology, School of Public Safety & Emergency Preparedness and Natural
  • Sciences Technologies

Award Amount: Varies Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split) Number of Awards: Varies


George D. Allesee Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.8 CGPA
  • Preference given to students who are Business Technology majors
  • Preference given to students who are 22 years of age or older
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($500 each semester)
Number of awards: 1


Home Savings Business Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a Findlay Campus student who has completed their first year of studies
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a student working toward a degree or certificate
  • in the School of Business & Information Technology

Award Amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($500 each semester)
Number of Awards: 1


Owens Community College Bookstore Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens Community College
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to student majoring in
  • Business Management or Marketing & Sales Technology

Award amount: $500 (to be used for books and school supplies at the Owens Community College Bookstore)
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: varies
Special Note: Essay in Section III of application is required. Please type - one-page, double-spaced, 12 point font.


Owens Community College - Findlay Campus Students in Free Enterprise (SIFE) Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a Findlay student and registered SIFE member
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($500 each semester)
Number of awards: 2
Special Note: Short essay describing SIFE involvement, skills gained and how these experiences will benefit you in your career is required.


Owens Community College Marketing and Sales Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 15 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in Marketing and Sales Technology,
  • Retailing Management or Financial Services Sales
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Honorary award based on past achievement and promise

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies


Seeger Consulting Service Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is a Business Technology major
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $250
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: 1

Scholarships for Any Major

Alumni Legacy Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Parent/legal guardian must be an Owens Alumni Association member
  • (List parent/legal guardian on application)

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: Essay in Section III of application is required.


American Society for Industrial Security International, Toledo Chapter, Charles W. North Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to students who are Criminal Justice
  • Technology majors

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($250 each semester)
Number of awards: 1


American Society for Industrial Security International, Toledo Chapter, Fred C. Heck Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to students who are Criminal Justice
  • Technology majors

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($250 each semester)
Number of awards: 1


The Bill Buck Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be working toward an associate degree
  • Must have a disability and be registered with the Disability Services Office
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: One-page, double-spaced essay on applicant's career and personal goals and how their disability has impacted their life is required.


Bud Weaver Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is a Criminal Justice Technology major
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Caterpillar Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed at least 12 credit hours
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be a Diesel Technology student (John Deere program students are not eligible)
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies


Central West Area Council Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a resident of the Central West Area of Toledo (within north side of Monroe Street, the Ottawa River, the west side of Cherry Street and the Maumee River)
  • Must be showing progress toward an associate degree
  • Preference is given to part-time students
  • Continuing students must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Charles Carr Rotary Club of Maumee Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Fire Science student preferred
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($500 each semester)
Number of awards: 1


Chrysler Foundation Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Must be majoring in Business, Engineering, Design or Information Technology
  • Preference will be given to students of Latino heritage (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($250 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies


Chuck Holsclaw Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.8 CGPA
  • Preference given to students who are 22 years of age or older
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($500 each semester)
Number of awards: 1


Cristoforo Colombo Lodge #772 Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be an incoming freshman who is a graduate of a Northwest Ohio high school
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference will be given to a student of Italian descent
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies
Special Note: Essay is required and should define your Italian descent.


Detective Keith Dressel Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens & pass a background check prearranged by the Owens Alumni Association before receiving award
  • Preference will be given to student who is a Criminal Justice Major

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: Essay in Section III of application is required


Don Brondes Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 16 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must be majoring in Automotive Technologies
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies


Donald Leonhardt Welding Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to a student who is a welding major
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters(Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Edward and Linda Reiter Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in a technology associate degree program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need* after packaging of all gift aid (Pell, OIG, SEOG and other scholarships)

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters(Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Findlay Leadership Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Findlay Campus student preferred
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($250 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies


Ford Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Designated for women and minorities as part of an agreement between Ford and the EEOC. Preference given to Ford employees, their spouses and children of Ford employees. Must provide verification of employment from a personnel office. Spouses and children must provide documentation proving their relationship (i.e. marriage or birth certificate)

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a member of the Hancock-Wood Electric Cooperative; the son, daughter or ward of a member of Hancock-Wood and living at that person's home; an adult living on Hancock-Wood's lines; or the son, daughter or ward of a person living on Hancock-Wood's lines and must reside with that person
  • Continuing students must have a minimum 2.75 CGPA
  • New students must have a minimum 2.75 high school CGPA
  • Must be a United States citizen
  • Cannot receive tuition reimbursement through an employer

Award amount: $200
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: 3
Special note: An additional application which is available in the Office of Financial Aid must be completed.


Health Technologies

Criteria:

  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Preference given to students from Little Sisters of the Poor or Owens nursing students

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Howard Robinson Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed one semester at Owens and one Agribusiness Management course prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in the Agribusiness Management Program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall & Spring Semesters(Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


James A. Adams Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


John Deere Agricultural Equipment Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a John Deere Agricultural student at Owens.
  • Based on GPA and financial need*

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall or Spring Semester
Number of awards: Fall Semester - 3 first-year students and 3 second-year students; Spring Semester - 2 first-year students and 2 second-year students.
Applications available from the Transportation Technologies office.


John and Margaret Kurfess Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 16 credit hours at Owens Community College prior to receiving the award
  • Must be enrolled in a Health Technologies program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies


Jones-Hamilton Co. Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a resident of Lake Township, Perrysburg Township, Rossford or Northwood
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $1,800
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters for two academic years ($450 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies


Margaret "Margy" Matthews Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Preference will be given to a student who is an Early Childhood Education major
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies


Matthew D. Winckowski Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a graduating senior from Clay High School
  • Preference will be given to a student who is a Commercial Arts major
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: 1


Maumee ROTARY Strive Scholarship

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, please contact the Guidance Office at the Penta Career Center or the Maumee Rotary Office.


Mosser Construction Inc. Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student enrolled in the Architectural Engineering Technology program
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award amount: $750
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($375 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies
Applications available from the Foundation Office or the Office of Financial Aid. Application deadline for the Mosser Scholarship is January 31.


National City Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must be of Latino heritage (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: One-page, double-spaced essay on applicant's community/civic accomplishments and future goals is required.


Ohio Space Grant Consortium Scholarship

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, contact The Office of the Provost, Owens Community College - (567) 661-7101.


Owens Community College Foundation Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be a Latino (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies
Special Note: A one-page, double-spaced essay on the applicant's community/civic accomplishments and future goals is required.


Owens Community College Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Financial need will be considered*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Owens Corning Diamante Latino Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must be of Latino heritage (has at least one parent of Latino heritage)
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: One-page, double-spaced essay on applicant's community/civic accomplishments and future goals is required.


Owens Honors Scholarships

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the Owens Honors Program

Award Amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: Varies


Pauline Schmidt Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in the Dental Hygiene Program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies


Perrysburg Rotary STRIVE Scholarship

For information on how to apply for this scholarship, please contact the Guidance Office at the Penta Career Center or the Perrysburg Rotary Office.


Post-Secondary Option Book Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a student who has participated in the Post-Secondary Option Program at Owens Community College
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies
Requires a separate application which is available from the Enrollment Services Office


PPG/Painters Supply Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled in the Auto Body Program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


President Daniel H. Brown Scholarship

Criteria:
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Health Technology student preferred
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Private Industry Collaborative Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be non-traditional student
  • Must be a dislocated or soon to be dislocated worker or have a total income below the poverty level as determined by the US government
  • Must provide documentation of unemployment
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Rich Harmon Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a second-year student in the Quality Assurance Engineering Technologies program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours
  • Must have a minimum 2.75 CGPA
  • Must exhibit a strong desire to pursue a Quality Assurance career in manufacturing

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies


Rudy Aschenbrener Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a student in the Automotive Body Repair Program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.0 CGPA

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of Awards: 1


Sandra L. Smith Norwalk Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 3.0 CGPA
  • Must exhibit excellence in the Expanded Functions Dental Auxiliary Track and provide outstanding community service
  • Preference will be given to a student who is a Dental Hygiene Program Restorative Track major

Award Amount: $400
Duration: Spring Semester
Number of Awards: 1


Scott Simpson Memorial Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours
  • Must be a member of an Owens Express intercollegiate athletic team
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of awards: Varies


Spanish American Organization Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must be of Latino heritage or have at least one parent of Latino heritage
  • Must reside in Lucas or Wood County
  • Must have a minimum 2.0 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies
Special Note: One-page, double-spaced essay on applicant's community/civic accomplishments and future goals is required.


Tall Timbers Foundation Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be a Findlay Campus student
  • Must be a full-time employee or dependent child or ward of an employee of the Tall Timbers Industrial Center of Findlay
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $1,000
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($500 each semester)
Number of awards: 1


Toledo Automobile Dealers Association Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must be enrolled in Diesel or Automotive Technologies
  • Must have a minimum 2.4 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: Varies
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters (Award will be split)
Number of awards: Varies


Toledo Community Foundation - George and Luella Shoemaker Fund

Criteria:

  • Must be a legal resident of the Greater Toledo Area (Lucas County and contiguous communities, as well as Monroe, MI)
  • Must have completed 12 credit hours at Owens prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled in a technology program
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have and maintain a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need*

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($250 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies


Toledo Community Foundation - Marsh Family Fund Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Based on financial need* but not eligible for need-based governmental grants

Award amount: $400
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($200 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies


Toledo Mobile Radio Association Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 12 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.5 CGPA
  • Must be a student who is an Electrical/Electronics Engineering Technology or Skilled Trades Technologies Electrical major
  • Based on financial need*

Award Amount: $500
Duration: Fall Semester
Number of Awards: 2


UPS Scholarship

Criteria:

  • Must have completed at least 12 credit hours (transfer credits may be included) prior to receiving award
  • Must be enrolled a minimum of 6 credit hours each semester
  • Must have a minimum 2.8 CGPA

Award amount: $500
Duration: Fall and Spring Semesters ($250 each semester)
Number of awards: Varies


CGPA=cumulative grade point average.

All scholarship awards are based upon available funding.
* Scholarships based on financial need, a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) for 2009-2010 must be on file in the Owens Office of Financial Aid by February 28, 2009.

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