Scholarships

WOEF Scholarships for WSU Lake Campus

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 1, 2023. Students must be admitted in order to have access to the WOEF Scholarship application.  Admitted students can access the application at http://lake.wright.edu/scholarships.

Ohio Township Association Scholarship

The Ohio Township Association is offering (5) $1,500 scholarships in two different categories, Local Achievement and Academic Achievement.  Applicants must have a 3.0 gpa and be pursuing a 2 or 4 year degree from a school in Ohio.  Applications are due January 31 and are available at www.ohiotownships.org/scholarship-program.

MED Foundation Scholarship

Eligibility: Applicants must be pursuing a career in a health care field and must have a 23 on the ACT and a 3.25 gpa on a 4.0 scale.

Due Date: February 15, 2023.

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

 

Access Engineering Solutions, LLC Scholarship

Access Engineering Solutions will be awarding (1) $1,000 scholarship to a senior pursuing a 4 yr, 2 yr, or tech degree in the field of Civil Engineering, Surveying or related field of study.  Applications are due March 31st and can be picked up in Mrs. Kanney's office.

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.

Coldwater Academic Promoters Scholarship

CAP is awarding scholarships in the amount of $2,000 and $1,000.  Scholarships will be awarded to 4 year college bound seniors and (1) $1000 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 6, 2022.

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 25th and are available in Mrs. Kanney's office.

The Mercer County Aktion Club Scholarship

The Mercer County Aktion Club will be awarding (2) $500 scholarships to a graduating senior who has a disablility, a sibling with a disability or is pursuing a special education degree.  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 Feb. 22, 2023.

Buzzard's Glory Community Club Scholarship

BGCC will be awarding (1) $2,000 and (1) $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors pursuing any type of post secondary education.  Applications are due March 3rd and are available in Mrs. Kanney's office.

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 school, church and community activities.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 3, 2023.

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 3, 2023.

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. 

Minster Dental Care Scholarship

Minster Dental Care is awarding (2)  $1,000 scholarships to students with the following qualifications: must be an active patient of Minster Dental, planning to enroll in a 4 year college, pursuing a dental or medical field, gpa of 3.5 on a 4.0 or higher, ACT score of 23 or higher and must gave extracurricular and community involvement.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due FEB. 25th.

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.

University Women's Club Scholarship

The University Women's Club of Mercer County will be giving $1,500 scholarships 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.

Midmark Technical Scholarship

Midmark Corporation is offering several scholarships.  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.  All applications are due February 24, 2023. (Please refer to email sent to all seniors or Senior Google Classroom)

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, 2023. 

Coldwater VFW Post 5135 Scholarship

The VFW Post 5135 will be awarding (3) $500 scholarships to Coldwater graduating seniors who wish to pursue their education at a 4 year, 2 year, tech/trade or any institution of higher learning.. Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 21, 2023.

Larry Fair Memorial Scholarship

A $1500 scholarship will be awarded to a Coldwater Senior pursuing a 4 year degree in Education.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's Office and are due March 10, 2023.

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 March 1, 2023. 

The Tom and Pam Pottkotter Scholarship

The Tom and Pam Pottkotter Scholarship ($1,000) is for a graduating senior from Celina or Coldwater pursuing a four-year degree in education.  Applicants must have a GPA of 2.75 or higher and have financial need.  Applications are available in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due March 14th.

Mercer County Soil and Water Scholarships

Mercer Landmark:  This $2,000 scholarship is for applicants that are pursuing a degree in Agribusiness, Crop Management, Ag Marketing or Plant and Soil Science and have a 2.5 GPA or higher.  

Vantilburg Farms: This $1,500 scholarship is for applicants that are pursing a degree in Ag Systems Management, Diesel/Heavy Equip Mechanics, Environmental and Natural Resources or Natural Resource Management and have a 2.5 GPA or higher. 

Both applications can be picked up in Mrs. Kanney's office and are due April 1st.

 

The Ohio State Alumni Association Alumni Scholarship

To be considered for this scholarship, students must apply to The Ohio State University, preferable by November 1st, but not required by that date. There will be (2) Mercer County scholarships given.  To apply for this scholarship go to https://osu.scholarshipuniverse.com/, this application is open from December 1st until February 20th.

American Legion Scholarships

Coldwater American Legion is offering (5) $1000 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 31, 2023.  

Wabash Mutual Telephone Scholarship

This scholarship is open to all graduating high school seniors from rural areas that receive local services from Wabash.  The dead line is March 1, 2023 and the application can be found at www.wabash.com/scholarship.

The Mercer County Civic Foundation

The Mercer County Civic Foundation awards more than 80 scholarships to local high school seniors, including a handful of scholarships that are specific to Coldwater High School graduates. Awards up to $5,000 are available. The application process is on-line at Mercercountycivicfdn.org. Under the scholarship tab you will find a list of available scholarships and information on how to apply.