Scholarships and Financial Aid

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Scholars Reception 

Ohio PTA Scholarships: Deadline March 15, 2021 Academic Application | Post-Secondary/Certification  |  Special Education

West Shore Rotary Club: Deadline March 23, 2021 Download Application 

Fairview Park Education Foundation (multiple scholarships): Deadline March 26, 2021 View Scholarships and Apply

MS/HS PTA Scholarship: Deadline April 14, 2021: Download Application 

Fairview Park Women’s Club Scholarship: Deadline April 15, 2021 View Scholarship Application

Charles E. Kullik Scholarship: Deadline April 16, 2021: View Scholarship Application

Fairview Park Youth Association Scholarship: Deadline April 19, 2021 View Scholarship Information

O’Neill Healthcare Scholarship: Deadline April 19, 2021.  Scholarship Flyer | Scholarship Letter

Deadline extended! Class of 1964 Great Expectations Scholarship: Deadline April 20, 2021 Download Application

Deadline extended! Frank and Margie Domiter Rudy Endowment Scholarship Scholarship: Deadline April 23, 2021 Download PDF Application

Fairview Park Education Association (FPEA) Scholarship: Deadline April 28, 2021 | Download Application

Don George VIP Scholarship: Deadline April 27, 2021 Download Application 

Karen S. Herbst Memorial Scholarship: Deadline April 30, 2021 Download Application

General Scholarships

Pay attention to deadlines – some may be ongoing. 

The Jones Firm Scholarship

Robert Redick Memorial Scholarship

Cleveland Foundation Scholarships: Deadline March 15, 2021

National Congress of Black Women of Greater Cleveland Chapter: Deadline March 22, 2021

The Herb Guild Scholarship: Deadline April 7, 2021

College Now Scholarship: Deadline April 14

American Public Works Scholarships – Deadline April 16, 2021

Supervisors and Nutrition Directors (SAND) Chapter of the School Nutrition Association (SNA) of Ohio: Deadline April 21, 2021

Jane Edna Hunter Scholarship: Deadline April 28, 2021

Wang Ji Thong Scholarship for Health Professionals: Deadline May 30, 2021

Dollar Bank Scholarship: Deadline June 13, 2021

Silver and Gold Scholarship: Deadline June 15, 2021

Cleveland State SigEp Balanced Man Scholarship: Deadline August 15, 2021

Ohio University Cutler Scholarship

Heisman Scholarship 

Jewish Federation of Cleveland Scholarships

Penguin Random House Creative Writing Awards

Epsilon Sigma Alpha Foundation Scholarship

Mensa Foundation Scholarships

Miami of Ohio Bridges Scholarship

Heisman High School Scholarship

Cleveland Blues Society Scholarship

From CollegeNow:

Deadline: 4/19/2020

  • LendEDU Scholarship: $1000. LendEDU offers a $1,000 scholarship available to high school seniors and current full-time college students. Applicants with a minimum 2.5 GPA. Citizenship is required. Essay topic:How can new and emerging technologies be harnessed to improve the money management skills of our nation’s young adults?”

Deadline: 4/28/2020

  • Kim Beneschott Creative Arts Scholarship: $1000. Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your artistic pursuits. You are encouraged to include links to any relevant creative work. 500–1000 words. Creative Arts Program (current or prior).

Deadline: 4/29/2020

  • “Be Bold” No-Essay Scholarship: $10000. As you join the platform, you get the opportunity to showcase your goals, achievements, and drive to scholarship panels via your student profile. The $10,000 “Be Bold” Scholarship is a no-essay scholarship that will be awarded to the applicant with the boldest profile. Furthermore, the scholarship will be unique in that it will favor students who apply earlier—who are bold and seize the day without procrastinating.

Deadline: 4/30/2020

  • Exceptional Youth Scholarship: $5000. The Foundation for Global Sports Development seeks to award $5,000 to ten eligible students. It is open to students who have demonstrated remarkable conduct through community service efforts, volunteerism, and mentorship activities. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior, have at least a 3.0 GPA, and be a U.S. citizen or legal permanent resident.

Deadline: 5/5/2020

  • Natalya Beneschott Scholarship for Medical School Students: $1000. Please tell us a bit about yourself and how you plan to make a positive impact on the world through your medical career. 500–1000 words. Pediatrics, Family medicine, Internal medicine, Rheumatology, Neurology, Nephrology, Ob-gyn.

Deadline: 5/22/2020

  • Philosophy Scholarship: $1000. Please write an essay that addresses all of the following questions: How will your degree in philosophy prepare for a life after your studies? What do you plan on doing after you graduate? Why are you passionate about philosophy? 500–800 words. Undergraduate, or Graduate in Philosophy major.


Other Opportunities

Bank of America Student Leaders Internship 

Staging Success Career Fair – Playhouse Square

MedCamp at Northeast Ohio Medical University

The Cleveland Clinic Louis Stokes Internship Program

Cleveland Clinic Virtual Summer Internship Program student guide


Cleveland Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Electrical

Cleveland Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Telecommunications

Cleveland Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program



Ohio Operating Engineers Apprenticeship and Training Program

The United States Naval Academy Summer Seminar

United States Naval Academy STEM Camp

Cleveland Clinic Civic Education Internship Program

Scholarship Search Engines/Databases

Ohio Universities And Colleges

The Student Loan Report

Tri-C Scholarships

LendEDU Scholarships

Financial Aid Information 

Financing Education Beyond High School

Tips on Finding Scholarships