Scholarships

OSU Alumni Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicants must be accepted to Ohio State University
Due Date: January 6, 2017
Applications can be picked up in Mrs. Kanney's office.

 

Celina Insurance Scholarship

Celina Insurance will be awarding (3) $1,000 scholarships to any 2017 graduating senior residing in Auglaize or Mercer County.  Must be pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree applicable to insurance industry (Accounting, Actuarial Science, Business, Communications, Computer Science, Finance, Pre-Law).  Due Date: Feb. 10, 2017.   Applications can be picked up in Mrs. Kanney's office.

Lefeld Welding Scholarship

Lefeld Welding is awarding (2) $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from any Mercer or Auglaize County High School.  Applicant must use scholarship money for skilled trade training in a metal working occupation.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 1, 2017.

WOEF Scholarships for WSU Lake Campus

The 2017-2018 WOEF Scholarship Application was added to our website this week. Students considering the Lake Campus are strongly encouraged to complete this application which will allow them to be considered for over 200 scholarships! The application deadline is February 18, 2017. http://lake.wright.edu/admissions/lake-campus-scholarships.
 

Paul Lefeld Family Memorial Scholarship

The Paul Lefeld Family is awarding (3) $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from local high schools pursuing a degree in Agriculture from a 4 year, 2 year, tech or trade school.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 10, 2017.

Stolly Insurance SUCCEED Scholarship

Eligible students can locate the scholarship application at www.stolly.com.  Students will find a brief explanation of what the Succeed Committee does, eligibility guidelines, and the SUCCEED Scholarship application.  We’re asking students to e-mail the application and essay before the entry deadline of February 17, 2017.  The e-mail address is listed on the application.

Midmark Technical Scholarship

Midmark Corporation is offering a scholarship in the amount of $20,000 which is paid out over 4 years.  Applicants must be a graduating senior from Darke, Miami, Mercer, Auglaize or Shelby county, be pursuing a Bachelor's degree and be majoring in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Industrial Engineering or Computer Information Systems.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office are due February 24, 2017. 

Coldwater Academic Promoters Scholarship

CAP is awarding (5) scholarships, (4) $1,000 scholarhips will be awarded to 4 year college bound seniors and (1) $500 scholarship will be awarded to a senior planning to attend a tech or trade school.  To be eligible for the 4 year college scholarship students must have maintained a 8.0 gpa on a 12.0 scale and to be eligible for the 2 year scholarship students must have maintained a 5.0 gpa on a 12.0 scale. Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 3, 2017. 

 

Coldwater Eagles Scholarship

The Coldwater Eagles is awarding $500 scholarships to a graduating seniors pursuing any type of post secondary education and is a child or grandchild of member of Coldwater Eagles 3025.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 1, 2017.

MED Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a career in a health care field and must have a 25 on the ACT.

Due Date: February 28, 2017

Applications are available online at http://www.mercer-health.com/foundation/events-programs/scholarship-program

 

First Choice Credit Union Scholarship

First Choice Credit Union is offering (3) $750 scholarships to graduating seniors who are members of First Choice Credit Union.  If you are currently not a member, you are more than welcome to join.  Applications  are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 31, 2017.

The Mercer County Aktion Club Scholarship

The Mercer County Aktion Club will be awarding (1) $500 scholarships to a graduating senior who has a disablility or a sibling with a disability.  Applicants can choose any field of study at any 4 year, 2year, tech or trade school.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 3, 2017.

Mercer County Retired Teachers Scholarship

The Mercer County Retired Teachers are awarding a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior in Mercer County pursuing a 4 year degree in Education.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 1, 2017.

Randy Griesdorn Memorial Scholarship

This (1) $1,000 scholarship is intended for any Tri-Star senior pursuing a career in Auto/Body or Auto Mechanics, Deisel Mechanics, Precision Machining, Welding, Electronics or any Auto related field.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 1, 2017.

Coldwater Teachers' Organization Scholarships

Applicants must be graduating seniors who are pursuing a major in the field of education.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 1, 2017. 

Gordon Orthodontics Scholarship

Gordon Orthodontics is awarding (2) $1,000 scholarship to a graduating senior.  Applicants must be a past or present patient of Gordon Orthodontics, is planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college or university and has earned a 3.5 gpa and a 24 on the ACT.  Applications are available in the Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 6, 2017. 

American Legion Scholarships

Coldwater American Legion is offering (5) $500 scholarships to graduating seniors of Coldwater High School.  Winners will be based on community service, church service, extra curriculars and volunteer work. One winner who plans to attend WSU Lake Campus will receive a matching amount of $500.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due Friday, January 27, 2017.  **Sorry so late notice, these just came in!

Farm Credit Services Scholarships

Applicants must be customers of Farm Credit Mid- America, be pursuing a degree from a 2 or 4 year college/university, have a 3.0 gpa or higher and have had work related experience in agriculture.  Applications can be found on their website at e-farmcredit.com (Click on Community, then Scholarships).  Due Date is January 31, 2017.

 

Mercer County Agricultural Soceity Scholarship

Applicants must be a member of a Mercer County 4-H Club, FFA, Boy or Girl Scout Club and have at least a 2.0 gpa.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due June 1, 2017.

Kenneth Quinter Family Scholarship

Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to a graduating male and female planning to attend an accredited 4 year college/university.  This scholarship is renewable up to 4 years as long as student remains full time for a total of up to $10,000.  Applicants must have a 3.0 gpa on a 4.0 scale, must demonstrate financial need and show strong participation in schol, church and community activites.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 1, 2017.

Kenneth Quinter Family Vocational Scholarship

One $1,500 scholarship will be awarded to a graduating senior planning to attend a 2 year or registered trade school.  This scholarship is renewable for an additional year for a total of $3,000.  Applicants must have a 2.9 gpa on a 4.0 scale, demonstrate financial need, and show strong participation in school, church and community activities.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 1, 2017.

University Women's Club Scholarship

The University Women's Club of Mercer County will be giving $1,000 scholarships and interest free loans to young women in Mercer county who are graduating seniors that will be pursuing a 4 year degree.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 31, 2017.

 

Leitzell Family Foundation Agricultural Scholarship

The Leitzell Family Scholarship is intended for graduating seniors who have an interest in the field of agriculture or horticulture, have had active participation in 4-H, FFA, Scouts, etc. and plan to continue in these fields in some sort of post-secondary education.  Applications are due March 1st and are available in Mrs. Kanney's office.

Buzzard's Glory Community Club Scholarship

BGCC will be awarding (2) $500 scholarships to graduating seniors pursuing any type of post secondary education.  Applications are due March 3rd and are available in Mrs. Kanney's office.

Roman and Mary Rauh Scholarship

This scholarship is open to the top 10 students in the graduating class.  Applications are due March 1st and are available in Mrs. Kanney's office. 

 

Michelle Bruggeman Volunteer Memorial Award

This scholarship award is given in memory of Michelle Bruggeman and the main criteria is volunteer work.  The due date is March 15 and applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office.

D.A.R.E. Scholarship

The D.A.R.E. Boosters are awarding (10) $500 scholarships to graduating seniors who have remained true to their D.A.R.E. commitment.  Applications are due February 17th and are available in Mrs. Kanney's office.

Coldwater VFW Post 5135 Scholarship

Coldwater VFW Post 5135 will be awarding (3) $500 scholarships  to any member of the graduating class furthering their education at any 4 year, 2 year, tech or trade school.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 21, 2017.

Press Pros Magazine - MAC Athlete Scholarship

A $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to one male and one female student athlete.  *This scholarship can only be applied to the cost of tuition or room and board.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 28, 2017.

John Reed Memorial Scholarship

The family of John Reed will be awarding (2) $2,500 scholarships to graduating seniors planning to attend a 4 year, 2 year or trade school with a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 1st.

South Shore Sportsman's Club Scholarship

South Shore Sportsman's Club will be awarding a $500 scholarship to a graduating senior pursuing a degree in conservation and/or wildlife management or related field.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office are due March 31, 2017.

 

Leigha Wieman Memorial Scholarship

The Leigha Wieman Memorial Scholarship is a $500 scholarship given to a graduating senior who has been involved in the music area at least one year or a cheerleader for at least one year.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 1, 2017.

Briarwood Village Scholarship

Briarwood Village is awarding (1) $500 scholarship  to a graduating senior pursuing a degree in nursing or healthcare related field.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 7, 2017.

Presidential Freedom Scholarship

The Presidential Freedom Scholarship is open to any Coldwater senior who has completed 100 community service hours from June 1, 2016 to May 31, 2017.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 3, 2017.