Scholarships

I will un-strike the scholarships as they become available for the 2019-20 school year. Scholarships typically start becoming available from January-early April.

Click here for a senior scholarship sheet and parent letter. Students are to turn in the scholarships they have accepted from the college they are attending, parents' workplace, church, organizations, etc. so they may be recognized at the Senior Assembly on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at 9am. These scholarships sheets are due on May 8, 2020.

POSTED 2/18/2020
Trachsel Scholarship-available to students planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college, up to $10,000 available per year, not solely based upon academic record. Click here for application. A letter of recommendation is required from a teacher or counselor. Please inform recommenders well ahead of the deadline. All applications are due to the guidance office. Deadline is April 6, 2020 by noon.

 POSTED 2/13/2020
Pleasant Music Boosters Scholarships-Two scholarships totaling $1,000 will be offered to two high school seniors who have been actively involved in the vocal and/or instrumental music program at Pleasant. Click here for the application and further criteria information. All applications will be returned to the HS guidance office. Deadline is Friday, April 3, 2020.

James A Augur Scholarship-Scholarship for graduating Delaware and Marion county high school seniors who are not pursuing a traditional 4 year college degree. These students must have a 2.5 GPA and be in pursuit of a vocational, job skills training, or credentialing (i.e. culinary school, nurse aid training, CDL, etc.). Click here for the online application link. Deadline is March 1, 2020.


POSTED 2/11/2020
Nucor Foundation Community Scholarship-$3500 scholarship for graduating seniors who reside in Marion County, plan to pursue a degree in Engineering or Metallurgy, and are not currently employees or have immediate family members who are employees of Nucor. Please see the attached paperwork for the scholarship description and eligibility. If you meet the criteria, please click this link  https://scholarshipapply.nucor.com    to apply. Additional paperwork is needed from Mrs. Webb. Please notify her if you apply. Deadline is March 1, 2020.‚Äč *Note: There is also a Nucor Scholarship available for students with family members employed by Nucor. This link can also take you to that application. 

 POSTED 2/7/2020
Pleasant Township Firefighters Scholarship-One $750 scholarship available to a senior pursuing a certificate or degree in the areas of public safety, nursing, law enforcement, firefighters, or EMS. Minimum GPA of 2.5 required. Click here for the application. Return all applications and materials to the HS guidance office. Deadline is April 17, 2020.

 POSTED 2/6/2020
Pleasant Athletic Booster Scholarship-Ten $500 available to senior athletes, parents must be current athletic booster members before December 31, 2019, student athletes must be involved in a varsity sport during senior year, must have participated in at least 2 years of HS sports and earned at least one varsity letter, minimum GPA of 2.0, and no extra curricular handbook violations. Click here for an application. Applications are due to the guidance office. Deadline is April 13, 2020.

OSU Alumni Scholars Program-Several $1200 scholarships given to students planning to attend either OSU-Columbus OR OSU-Marion. A few scholarships will go to students in the top 10% of the class but additional scholarships will be given to good, all around students planning to attend OSU. Thus, all OSU Columbus or Marion bound students are encouraged to apply. Click here for an application. ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE TURNED INTO MRS. WEBB. Deadline is March 5, 2020 by 8am.

Ohio Gas Association Scholarship-$1,000 renewable scholarship for graduating high school seniors pursuing a career in the natural gas or related energy field. This can include careers in the areas of Life Science, Liberal Arts, Engineering, or Business (major list is in the link). Student must be a legal US citizen, have a 3.0 GPA, and planning to attend an accredited Ohio college, university, technical, or trade school. Click here for the application. Completed applications must be mailed by the student to the provided address. Deadline is March 31, 2020.

Madia/OSUM Scholarship-This $2500 scholarship will be awarded to one female and one male senior planning to attend OSU-Marion and major in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics related field. This includes students who are majoring in the medical field and/or science or math education field. Student must be in good academic standing. Click here for application instructions. Applications will be returned to the HS guidance office. Deadline is April 15, 2020.

POSTED 1/24/2020
Pleasant Association of Teachers Scholarship-$500 scholarship available to a senior planning to attend a four year college to pursue a degree in education. Minimum GPA of 3.0 required. Click here for an application. All applications and materials should be returned to the HS guidance office. Deadline is April 10, 2020.

National Honor Society Scholarship-
$250 scholarship available to a senior who is NOT a member of the Pleasant National Honor Society. Must be planning to attend a college or university next fall. Click here for the application. All applications and materials should be returned to the HS guidance office. Deadline is April 10, 2020.

Marion Technical College Scholarship-There are several scholarships available for current seniors. Click here for the scholarship descriptions. The deadline is May 1, 2020.

POSTED 1/7/2020
Marion Community Foundation Scholarships-The Marion Community Foundation has many scholarships that apply to Pleasant HS students. These scholarships have a large monetary range. Go to the following website and click the scholarships tab to see available scholarships for 2020 and to complete an application. https://www.marioncommunityfoundation.org/mcf/Scholarships/tabid/650/Default.aspx
 The 
deadline is February 28, 2020 at Noon.

Pat Needles Scholarship-$500 scholarship awarded to a senior with a cumulative GPA between 2.0-2.9 through the 3rd nine weeks of the grading period of their senior year. Parents must be members of the Pleasant PTO for the 2018-19 school year. Click here for an application. Applications are due to the high school guidance office. Deadline is 2:15pm on April 26, 2019. 

PTO Scholarship-
Three $500 scholarships will be awarded to seniors. Parents must be 2018-19 members of the Pleasant PTO and applicants will be judged on academic achievement, awards/honors, activities inside and outside of school, and community service. Click here for an application. Applications are due to the HS guidance office. Deadline is 2:15pm on April 26, 2019. 


Medical Mutual Scholarship-$500 scholarship to be used toward college tuition. Students must complete an essay and provide a transcript and FAFSA. Click https://cfprograms.smapply.io/prog/medmutual/ for the online application. Deadline is April 1, 2019 5pm.

Central Ohio Farmer's Co-Op Scholarship-$1500 scholarship for seniors planning to major in agriculture crop and soil, agricultural science, technology and management, large animal science and ag related fields. Click here for the application. Mail application to the address provided. Deadline is March 1, 2019.


Abbreviation Finder Scholarship-a merit-based scholarship of USD $7,500 awarded to a high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate student who has demonstrated outstanding achievement, participation and leadership in school activities and work experience. Click here for more information and to start an online application. Deadline is July 1, 2019.


Megawatt Scholarship Program-$5,000 scholarship provided by Whirlpool and One Energy Corporations. Available to graduating seniors pursing a 2 or 4 year degree in a STEM field (science, engineering, technology, or math). Minimum GPA of 2.5 is also required. Click here for more information and the online application. Deadline is March 1, 2019.