Scholarships

I will unstrike the scholarships as they become available for the 2017-18 school year. Scholarships typically start becoming available from January-early April.

Click here for a senior scholarship sheet. 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 24th. These scholarships sheets are due on May, 16, 2018.

Posted 1/23/18
Pleasant Athletic Booster Scholarship-Ten $500 available to senior athletes, parents must be current athletic booster members before December 31st, 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 20, 2018.

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 13, 2018.

Posted 1/18/18
OSU Alumni Scholars Program-$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 Feb. 5, 2018.

Posted 1/8/18
***Marion Community Foundation Scholarships-The Marion Community Foundation has many scholarships that apply to Pleasant HS students. These scholarships range from $500-$2,000 and some of the more competitive scholarships can reward up to $5,000-$10,000. Go to the following websites and click the "scholarships" tab to see the available scholarships for 2018 and to complete a scholarship application.  www.MarionCommunityFoundation.org Deadline is March 1, 2018 at 5pm.

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 6, 2018.

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 6, 2018.

Bowling Green State University Freshman Scholarship
-available for graduation seniors planning to attend BGSU. Scholarship amounts range from $1,000-$8,000 for students who have a minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA and a 20 on the ACT. Please go to this website to apply. https://www.bgsu.edu/admissions/scholarships-and-financial-aid/freshman-scholarships.html Students must apply for admission to BGSU by Monday, January 15, 2018.

 Posted 12/7/17
Honda Engineering Scholarship-Honda Manufacturing has $2500 of scholarships available for students pursuing a degree in manufacturing engineering and technology. Students must be graduating high school, have a minimum 2.5 GPA, and attending one of the following colleges either part-time or full time: Marion Tech, Columbus State, Rhodes State, Clark State, Sinclair CC, or Edison CC. Click here for more information or to apply. www.smeeducationfoundation.org/scholarships Deadline is February 1, 2018.

Posted 3/8/17
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. All applications are due to the guidance office. Deadline is April 6, 2017....the application says Friday, April 7, 2017 but Mrs. Webb will NOT be at school on this day. All applications must be returned to the guidance office by 2:15 on Thursday, April 6th so they can be returned to Kevin Hall on April 7th. 

Posted 3/6/17
PTO Scholarship-Three $500 scholarships will be awarded to seniors. Parents must be 2016-17 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 Wednesday, April 12, 2017. 

Posted 2/14/17
Pleasant Township Firefighters Scholarship-One $500 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 21, 2017.

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. 

Posted 2/10/17

Timothy Millisor Scholarship-Memorial scholarship available to all high school seniors. Complete the scholarship application and return to the address provided. Deadline is April 13, 2017.


Posted 2/6/17
The William D. Squires Scholarship-15 Scholarships offered to Ohio seniors, award amount is up to $3,000 per year, eligibility is based on financial need-FAFSA Student Aid Report must be less than $8,000, minimum GPA is 3.2. Click this link to apply. Deadline is April 5, 2017.

Marion Lecture Recital Club Scholarship-two $750 scholarships available to HS seniors planning to attend an accredited college and major in the field of music (vocal study, instrumental study, music production, and music therapy are eligible to apply). Click here for application instructions. Deadline is March 3, 2017.

Posted 2/1/17

Vaughn Industries: Doug Porter Memorial Scholarship-Vaughn Industries in Carey, OH offers apprenticeship programs for students looking for an alternative to college. Programs are offered in the areas of electrician, high voltage substation electrician, mechanical, pipefitter, and high voltage power lineman. Starting rate is $16-$20 per hour. Students will work during the day and also have classroom education within that trade. A $1,000 scholarship is available to help pay for these courses associated with program. This scholarship is available to one high school senior per year. Click here for program and scholarship information.  Deadline is March 3, 2017.

Posted 1/24/17

James H. Johnson Scholarship Fund-$500 scholarship for students planning to attend a 2 or 4 year college and currently has a minimum GPA of 2.5. Parents/guardians must be members of the Marion County Farm Bureau. Click here for the application. Applications must be mailed to the address provided.Deadline is April 28, 2017.

Posted 1/23/17
BGSU Biological Science Scholarship-Scholarship opportunity for incoming freshmen who are Biology majors. Click here for more information. 
Once the student lands on this page, he/she will click the “log in” button in the upper right hand corner. The student must have set up a MyBGSU account in order to log in and complete the on-line application. If a MyBGSU account has not been established, please have him/her visit this linkDeadline is Feb. 15, 2017.

Asprining Nurse Scholarship-$1,000 scholarship awarded to a student pursuing a degree in nursing (LPN, ADN, and BSN programs) and shows a track record or academic excellence and passion for the healthcare field. Interested students may visit www.nursingschoolsalmanac.com and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form. Deadline is June 30, 2017.


Posted 1/12/17


Posted 1/4/17

Honda Excellence in Manufacturing Scholarship-$2500 scholarship for HS seniors with a minimum GPA of 2.5 and planning to pursue a degree related to manufacturing engineering and technology at one of the following colleges: Rhodes State, Columbus State, Marion Tech, Edison, Sinclair, or Clark State Community College. Go to this website to apply: www.smeef.org/scholarships Deadline is February 1, 2017.


ASMC Buckeye Chapter Scholarship-
Scholarships available for HS seniors who plan to enter a field of study related to financial or resource management in business administration, economics, public administration, computer science, operations research as related to financial management, accounting, or finance. Go to this website: http://www.asmcbuckeye.com/ and click on Scholarships for more information. Deadline is February 28, 2017.