WCCF Scholarships

WCCF Scholarships

Scholarships tagged with "norwayne"

Certain Scholarships listed below require a WCCF Financial Information Form to be included with the application. If this form is required, a link will be provided under the scholarship description.

If you have yet to determine which educational institution you will be attending at the time of completing the scholarship application, please list your first school of choice on the application. Changes may be made after the application is completed by contacting the Foundation at wccf@sssnet.com.

Scholarships through WCCF may be used for tuition and fees (not including room and board) required for enrollment or attendance at the educational instituion. Fees, books, supplies and equipment directly required for courses of instruction are eligible if they can be purchased directly from the school. If the scholarship is used for any other expense, the IRS considers it taxable income for the student.

Note: If you are a recipient of a scholarship through the Wayne County Community Foundation, all monetary awards will be made payable to your account at the post-secondary school you will be or are attending. Unless otherwise stated, checks will be issued in July, prior to the new school year. No checks will be awarded directly to any individuals. No awards shall be made to students with less than two grade “terms” (quarters, semesters, etc.) left before graduating from the program.

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Akron

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Ashland County

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Dalton

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Doylestown

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Holmes County

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Northwestern

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Norwayne

Cory Pelfrey Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: This fund provides a scholarship for a graduating Norwayne High School senior with a 3.00 grade point average and will be attending Mt. Union College.
Term: One Year
Amount: $1,000
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: mt. union college, norwayne

Edward, Arlene and Kaye Maibach Norwayne Scholarship

Eligibility: Norwayne High School seniors who are enrolled in college on a full-time basis (at least 12 semester hours). Must have maintained a 3.00 high school gpa and must have financial need.
Term: One Year
Amount: $2,500 (minimum $1,000 each)
Number of New Awards Each Year: Varies
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: financial need, norwayne

Harold Bowman Award

Eligibility: Awarded annually to any number of students in grade 7-12 for the advancement of a student's musical education through private study or participation in summer music clinics or camps. Applicants must be a part of one of the performing groups of Norwayne High School or Norwayne Middle School during the current school year and be enrolled in a major ensemble for the next school year, must have a current accumulative GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale. Applicants will be required to perform an audition to show their current proficiency on their voice or instrument, as well as provide an assessment/justification of how the funds are used after they are spent.
Term: One Year
Amount: $300 maximum
Number of New Awards Each Year: varies
Contact: Mr. Eric Ratica, Director of Bands, Norwayne Local Schools
Deadline: April. See Mr. Ratica for more details.
Application: Download this application
Keywords: music, norwayne

Helen Youngen Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicant must be a graduating senior from Norwayne High School, who has attended Norwayne High School a minimum of two years, with a preference to students from the Burbank, Ohio, area who attended elementary school in the Burbank school district. Applicant must be enrolled in an accredited college or university as a full-time student (12 hours per semester or its equivalent in quarter hours). Must have a minimum 3.00 GPA (on a 4.00 point scale) and have a demonstrated financial need. This is a four-year scholarship so long as the student maintains a minimum 3.00 GPA in college, remains a full-time student. First preference shall be granted to students who plan to study elementary education.
Term: 4 Years
Amount: $7,000 total award ($1,000 first year; $1,500 second year; $2,000 third year; $2,500 fourth year)
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: burbank, education, financial need, norwayne

Kandy Swain Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicant must be a Norwayne High School female athlete or female student interested in becoming a teacher. Must have a minimum 3.00 GPA on a 4.00 scale and be accepted to an accredited college or university. The applicant should show passion and love for Norwayne as Kandy Swain did during her lifetime.
Term: One Year
Amount: $500
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: female, norwayne, teaching

Larry and Cindy Acker Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicant must be a graduating senior of Norwayne High School or Wooster High School, located in Wayne County, Ohio. Applicants must be enrolled or enrolling in a two- or four-year college or university and planning to pursue a college degree in the area of business, education, or political science. Applicant must have maintained a minimum GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale during the four years of high school. Norwayne applicants must have attended at least one year at Norwayne Elementary or Norwayne Middle School. Wooster applicants must have attended at least one year of elementary or middle school in Wooster City Schools.
Term: One Year
Amount: $500
Number of New Awards Each Year: Two (one Norwayne, one Wooster)
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: business, education, norwayne, political science, wooster

Laura B. Frick Memorial Scholarship

Eligibility: Norwayne High School graduate who has a minimum of 40 hours of volunteer service to the community during their junior or senior year of high school and has financial need. Must have a high school cumulative grade point average of 3.00 or higher and must exemplify leadership qualities. This scholarship is renewable for up to 4 years as long as the student maintains a collegiate cumulative grade point average of 2.80 or higher.
Term: One Year; Renewable
Amount: $6,000 ($1,500 per year)
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: financial need, norwayne

SHS Mann Scholarship

Eligibility: Norwayne High School senior who attended Sterling Elementary School for at least one year, has his or her primary residence in Milton Township, and has been admitted to an accredited college or university
Term: One Year
Amount: $1,695
Number of New Awards Each Year: One
Contact: Norwayne High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Keywords: milton, norwayne, sterling
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Orrville

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Rittman

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Smithville

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Triway

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Wayne County

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Waynedale

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Wooster

Larry and Cindy Acker Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicant must be a graduating senior of Norwayne High School or Wooster High School, located in Wayne County, Ohio. Applicants must be enrolled or enrolling in a two- or four-year college or university and planning to pursue a college degree in the area of business, education, or political science. Applicant must have maintained a minimum GPA of 3.00 on a 4.00 scale during the four years of high school. Norwayne applicants must have attended at least one year at Norwayne Elementary or Norwayne Middle School. Wooster applicants must have attended at least one year of elementary or middle school in Wooster City Schools.
Term: One Year
Amount: $500
Number of New Awards Each Year: Two (one Norwayne, one Wooster)
Contact: Wooster High School Guidance Counselor
Deadline: April 1
Application: Download this application
Keywords: business, education, norwayne, political science, wooster
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