The Ohio State University Alumni Association

Alumni Scholars Program

The Alumni Scholars Program offers financial support to exemplary students through their local alumni club.

A complete listing of the alumni clubs who participate in the Alumni Scholars Program, including all application links, will be posted annually by November 1. Application links will be live from November 1, 2019 through February 1, 2020. Please visit this page again beginning November 1 to apply.

Contact

Leslie Smith

Leslie Smith

Email: smith.6863@osu.edu
Phone: 614-292-6576 or 800-TO CLUBS or 800-862-5827


Alumni club name State Who's eligible to apply? Application link Special notes
Adams and Brown Counties Ohio Incoming first-year students from Adams and Brown counties Apply now
Allen County Ohio Incoming first-year students residing in Allen County Apply now
Ashland County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Ashland County Apply now
Belmont County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Belmont County high school Apply now
Butler County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Butler County high school Apply now Students should be in the upper 25% of their high school class. Financial need may be considered.
Carroll County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Carroll County Apply now
Champaign County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Champaign County Apply now
Clermont County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Clermont County high school Apply now
Clinton County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Clinton County Apply now
Columbiana County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Columbiana County Apply now
Crawford County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Crawford County Apply now
Greater Cleveland Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Cuyahoga County high school Apply now
Darke County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Darke County high school Apply now
Delaware County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Delaware County Apply now Also refer to Young Buckeyes of Central Ohio Alumni Club
Erie County Ohio Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from Erie County Apply now
Fairfield County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Fairfield County Apply now Also refer to Young Buckeyes of Central Ohio Alumni Club
Fayette County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Fayette County Apply now
Franklin County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Franklin County Apply now Also refer to Young Buckeyes of Central Ohio Alumni Club
Geauga County Ohio Incoming first-year students residing in Geauga County or who are graduates of a Geauga County high school Apply now
Greene County Ohio Incoming first-year students residing in Greene County or who are graduates of a Greene County high school Apply now Applications will be pre-screened and finalists will be contacted for in-person interviews.
Guernsey County Ohio Incoming first-year students residing in Guernsey County or who are graduates of a Guernsey County high school Apply now
Greater Cincinnati Ohio Incoming first-year students from Hamilton County Apply now Rising junior and senior Ohio State students from Hamilton, Butler or Clermont counties are eligible for a Special Scholarship by completing this application
Hancock County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Hancock County Apply now
Hardin County Ohio Incoming first-year students residing in Hardin County or who are graduates of a Hardin County high school Apply now
Harrison County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Harrison County Apply now
Jefferson County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Jefferson County Apply now
Knox County Ohio Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from Knox County Apply now
Lawrence County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Lawrence County Apply now Students from Cabell County, West Virginia are also eligible to apply
Licking County Ohio Incoming first-year students residing in Licking County or who are graduates of a Licking County high school Apply now Also refer to Young Buckeyes of Central Ohio
Logan County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Logan County Apply now
Lucas County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Lucas County Apply now
Marion County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Marion County Apply now
Medina County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Medina County Apply now
Mercer County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Mercer County high school Apply now
Monroe County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Monroe County Apply now
Greater Dayton Ohio Incoming first-year students from Montgomery County or who reside in Montgomery County Apply now
Muskingum County Ohio Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students residing in Muskingum County Apply now
Northwest Ohio Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a high school in Defiance, Fulton, Henry or Williams counties Apply now
Ottawa County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of an Ottawa County high school Apply now
Putnam County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Putnam County Apply now
Richland County Ohio Graduating high school seniors residing in Richland County. Apply now The club has full and half tuition scholarship for students attending the Mansfield campus and $1000 scholarships for Columbus campus students. Indicate your campus on the application, on the final essay question "Provide additional information to the selection committee."
Ross County Ohio Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students residing in Ross County Apply now Preference for graduates of a Ross County high school
Sandusky County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Sandusky County Apply now
Seneca County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Seneca County Apply now
Shelby County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Shelby County high school or reside in Shelby County Apply now
Stark County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Stark County high school or reside in Stark County Apply now
Summit County Ohio Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Summit County high school Apply now
Trumbull and Mahoning Counties Ohio Incoming first-year students from Trumbull or Mahoning counties Apply now
Tuscarawas County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Tuscarawas County or who reside in Tuscarawas County Apply now
Van Wert and Paulding Counties Ohio Incoming first-year students from Van Wert or Paulding counties Apply now
Washington County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Washington County Apply now
Wayne County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Wayne County Apply now
Wood County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Wood County Apply now
Wyandot County Ohio Incoming first-year students from Wyandot County Apply now
Young Buckeyes of Central Ohio Ohio Incoming first-year students from Franklin County and its contiguous counties (Delware, Union, Madison, Pickaway, Fairfield, Licking) Apply now
Northwest Arkansas Arkansas Incoming first-year students from the state of Arkansas Apply now
Phoenix Arizona Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Phoenix metro area high school Apply now
Southern Arizona Arizona Incoming first-year students residing in Southern Arizona Apply now
Los Angeles California Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a greater Los Angeles high school Apply now
Orange County California Incoming first-year students residing in Orange County Apply now
Sacramento Valley California Incoming first-year students from the Sacramento Valley area Apply now
San Diego California Incoming first-year students from San Diego County Apply now Students should be in the top 10% of their high school class and financial need is considered
San Francisco Bay Area California Incoming first-year students from the San Francisco Bay area Apply now
Denver Colorado Incoming first-year students from the state of Colorado or the state of Wyoming Apply now
Pikes Peak Colorado Incoming first-year students from the state of Colorado Apply now
Southwest Connecticut Connecticut Incoming first-year students from Fairfield and New Haven counties Apply now
Broward County Florida Incoming first-year students from Broward County Apply now
Central Florida Florida Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students who are graduates of an Orlando area high school Apply now Orlando area consists of high schools in Osceola, Orange, Seminole and Lake counties
Greater Jacksonville Florida Incoming first-year students from the Northeast Florida area Apply now
Naples Florida Incoming first-year students from Collier County Apply now
Palm Beach Florida Incoming first-year students from Palm Beach County Apply now
Sarasota-Manatee Florida Incoming first-year students from Sarasota and Manatee counties Apply now
Southwest Florida Florida Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from Lee, Charlotte and Hendry counties Apply now
Space Coast Florida Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from Brevard County Apply now
Suncoast Florida Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students who are graduates a Tampa Bay high school Apply now
Treasure Coast Florida Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from Martin, St. Lucie and Indian River counties Apply now
Atlanta Georgia Contact Leslie Smith (smith.6863@osu.edu) at the Alumni Association for more information
Central Savannah River Area Georgia Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the Augusta, Georgia to Aiken, South Carolina area Apply now
Hawaii Hawaii Incoming first-year students from the state of Hawaii Apply now
Chicago Illinois Incoming first-year students from the Chicagoland area Apply now Students should be in the top 25% of their high school class
Indianapolis Indiana Incoming first-year students from the Indianapolis area Apply now
Iowa Iowa Incoming first-year students from the state of Iowa Apply now
Greater Kansas City Kansas Incoming first-year students residing in Kansas City, Kansas or Kansas City, Missouri Apply now
Bluegrass Kentucky Incoming first-year students from the Lexington area Apply now Lexington area includes Fayette, Bourbon, Clark, Madison, Jessamine, Woodford and Scott counties
Louisville Kentucky Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the Louisville area Apply now
New Orleans Louisiana Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the state of Louisiana and the Mississippi Gulf Coast area Apply now
Baltimore Maryland Incoming first-year students from the Baltimore City area Apply now Baltimore City includes Baltimore, Harford, Cecil, Carroll, Anne Arundel and Howard counties. Immediate Maryland suburbs of D.C. should refer to Distric of Columbia.
Boston Massachusetts Incoming first-year students from the Greater Boston area Apply now
Detroit Michigan Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Detroit area high school Apply now
West Michigan Michigan Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a West Michigan area high school Apply now Candidates will be interviewed for the scholarship
Minnesota Minnesota Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students residing in Minnesota Apply now Financial need, academic performance and preference to children of Ohio State alumni
St. Louis Missouri Incoming first-year students from the St. Louis area Apply now St. Louis area includes suburbs located in Illinois
Las Vegas Nevada Incoming first-year students residing in Las Vegas Apply now
New Jersey New Jersey Incoming first-year students residing in New Jersey Apply now
New Mexico New Mexico Incoming first-year students from New Mexico Apply now
New York Capital Region New York Incoming first-year students from the Capital Region area Apply now Capital Region includes Albany and its surrounding counties
New York City New York Incoming first-year students from the five boroughs and Long Island Apply now Current students should visit nyc.alumni.osu.edu for information about internship opportunities
Asheville North Carolina Incoming first-year students from Asheville and the western North Carolina area Apply now
Charlotte North Carolina Incoming first-year students from the Charlotte area Apply now Charlotte area includes suburbs located in South Carolina
Sandhills North Carolina Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the Sandhills area Apply now Sandhills area includes Cumberland, Harnett, Hoke, Lee, Montgomery, Richmond, Scotland and Moore counties
Triangle NC North Carolina Incoming first-year students from North Carolina Apply now Preference given to the Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill)
Oklahoma Oklahoma Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the state of Oklahoma Apply now
Portland Oregon Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the state of Oregon and southwest Washington Apply now
Central Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Incoming first-year students from the Greater Harrisburg area Apply now
Greater Philadelphia Pennsylvania Incoming first-year students from the Philadelphia area Apply now Philadelphia area includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery and Philadelphia counties
Pittsburgh Pennsylvania Incoming first-year students from the Pittsburgh area Apply now
Rhode Island Rhode Island Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from Rhode Island and southeast Massachusetts Apply now
Charleston South Carolina Incoming first-year students from Charleston, Berkeley and Dorchester counties Apply now
Columbia South Carolina Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the South Carolina midlands area Apply now
Greenville South Carolina Incoming first-year students from the northwest (upstate) area of South Carolina Apply now
Hilton Head South Carolina Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Beaufort County high school Contact Leslie Smith (smith.6863@osu.edu) at the Alumni Association for more information
Knoxville Tennessee Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the Knoxville area Apply now
Memphis Tennessee Incoming first-year students from the Memphis area Apply now
Nashville Tennessee Incoming first-year students from Middle Tennessee Apply now Middle Tennessee consists of Bedford, Cheatham, Davidson, Dickson, Giles, Hickman, Houston, Humphreys, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Maury, Montgomery, Moore, Perry, Robertson, Rutherford, Stewart, Sumner, Wayne, Williamson and Wilson counties
Austin Texas Incoming first-year students from the Greater Austin area Apply now
Dallas / Ft. Worth Texas Incoming first-year students from the Dallas / Fort Worth area Apply now
Houston Texas Incoming first-year students from the Houston area Apply now
San Antonio Texas Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from San Antonio area Apply now
Greater Richmond Virginia Incoming first-year students who are graduates of a Central Virginia high school Apply now Central Virginia includes the counties of Albermarle, Amelia, Buckingham, Caroline, Charles City, Chesterfield, Dinwiddie, Fluvanna, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, King William, Louisa, Nelson, New Kent, Orange, Powhatan, Prince George, Spostsylvania, Stafford, Sussex, and the cities of Charlottesville, Colonial Heights, Fredreicksburg, Hopewell, Petersburg and Richmond
Hampton Roads Virginia Incoming first-year students from the Hampton Roads area Apply now
Historic Triangle Virginia Incoming first-year students from the Williamsburg area Apply now Cities include Williamsburg, Jamestown and Yorktown
Southwest Virginia Virginia Incoming first-year students from the state of Virginia Apply now Preference to students from southwest Virginia
Seattle Washington Incoming first-year students from the Seattle area Apply now
Washington D.C. District of Columbia Incoming first-year students from the metro DC area Apply now DC suburbs of Maryland and Virginia are eligible to apply
Wisconsin Wisconsin Incoming first-year and current Ohio State students from the state of Wisconsin Apply now