2024 Ohio University Freshman Excellence Awards (US Based)


Scholarship Awarding University: 

Type of degree: 

Scholarship Deadline: 
Applications for this scholarship will end on the 15th of November, 2023.

Scholarship Summary: 
A set of renewable scholarships and grants at Ohio University has been designed to recognize the resilience, accomplishments, and diverse contributions of the entering first-year class (domestic and international). The new and expanded program underscores OHIO's commitment to support its students from admission through graduation and beyond.

Scholarship Applicant Criteria: 
There are no set criteria but factors considered in awarding the OHIO Excellence Awards include academic achievement, financial need, and individual contributions to the incoming first-year class.

Value of Scholarship: 
The Ohio University Freshmen Excellence Awards are namely as follows;
I. Ohio Excellence Scholarship: up to $6,500
II. Ohio Trustee Award for Out-of-State Students
III. OHIO Admission Promise Award: $2,000
IV. Ohio Forward Scholarship (FAFSA required)
V. Ohio Forward Award (FAFSA required)
VI. Ohio Russ Vision Award (for students enrolling into the Russ College of Engineering and Technology)

Scholarship Application Guide: 
To apply;
I. Complete your application for admission into Ohio University.
II. For Awards requiring the FAFSA (for US citizens and residents only), complete the FAFSA application by the first priority date of February 15, 2024.

Scholarship Website:  
Find further information on this scholarship opportunity at the Ohio University Freshman Excellence Awards Page or the International Scholarship Page.