Incoming Freshmen are considered for Newark Campus merit scholarships based on their application for admission and their high school transcript. Priority is given to those who apply for admission by March 1st. Because of the generosity of our many donors, Ohio State Newark is proud to offer more than 50 special-eligibility scholarships with a variety of criteria.
The Dr. Paul E. Panek Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of the late Dr. Paul E. Panek, former Dean and Professor of Psychology at The Ohio State University at Newark. It is awarded to an undergraduate student(s) ranked as a junior or senior (60+ hours) who is majoring in psychology at The Ohio State University at Newark and has completed psychological research resulting in publication or a poster presentation. The due date for this scholarship is April 1, 2017.
The Licking County Senior Levy Scholarship
Established by the Licking County Board of Commissioners, this scholarship provides support for senior citizen instructional services through The Ohio State University at Newark and Central Ohio Technical College. This scholarship is limited to Licking County residents, sixty (60) years of age or older.
The Alethea E. Sleight Scholarship
The Alethea E. Sleight Scholarship at The Ohio State University at Newark offers a merit/need-based award to an incoming freshman who is a Newark area resident. Eligibility is determined on the basis of financial need as established by federal guidelines, and on academic success in high school as well as leadership/involvement in your high school and community. Students must be enrolled full time (at least 12 credit hours) each term at The Ohio State University at Newark for the 2017- 2018 academic year. Complete the Alethea E. Sleight Scholarship Application by the deadline of April 30, 2017.