Last Update: February 25, 2021 Last Updated: 2/25/2021 4:54 PM

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_______________-LIST OF SCHOLARSHIPS-__________________

 ** To obtain digital copies of the scholarships below, please email Mr. McGee **

****October 1st, you may now start filing for financial aid.****
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Craig Copeland Memorial Scholarship
-Applications in Guidance Office
-Deadline is March 15, 2021

The Ohio State University Alumni Club of Athens County Scholarship
-Must be committed to the university as an incoming freshman, attend a high school in Athens County
-Applications in Guidance Office
-Deadline is March 5, 2021

Athens AMVETS Post #76 Scholarship
-Candidate must be the son, daughter, step-son, step- daughter, or a grandchild of a Veteran
-Applications in the guidance office
-Deadline is on or before May 1, 2021 

Robert Brooks Memorial Scholarship
-Applications are in guidance office
-Deadline is March 1, 2021
-Return completed applications to: 
Robert Brooks Memorial Scholarship
c/o Joe Eskey
9103 Five Points Rd.
Athens, OH 45701


OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship
-Any graduating senior whose parent/legal guardian is a member in good standing of the Ohio Association of Public School Employees for one year
-Senior must intend to enroll in a 2 or 4 yr. school
-Applications can be downloaded @  . Click on benefits of membership and then scholarships
-Deadline is March 1, 2021 


Ohio Oil & Gas Education Program Scholarship
-Must have a career goal in natural gas or oil industry
-Plan on attending an Ohio college, university, technical, or trade school; Must have a 2.5 GPA or higher
-Apply @ 
-Paper application is available in guidance office
-Deadline is March 1, 2021 


Harry B. Crewson Freshman Scholarship
-Members of the Ohio University Credit Union and their children are eligible
-Incoming Ohio University Freshmen are eligible
-Applications are available online @ Paper copies are available in the guidance office
-Deadline is March 1, 2021


Hino Motors Scholarship
-Applicants must be seeking at least an associates degree in a program related to manufacturing, transportation, or logistics/distribution systems
-Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and 19 on ACT
-Applications are available online at
-Deadline is March 1, 2021 


Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
-Applications maybe submitted beginning February 15, 2021 through March 15, 2021
-Paper applications are available in guidance office
-Online @   
-NYHS students should apply for The Lee Beckett Legacy Scholarship (either part-time or full-time post-secondary enrollment)
-There are a variety of scholarships that students may be eligible for, please check each scholarship for eligibility.


IBI Group Scholarship
-Paper applications are available in guidance office
-Online applications are available upon request @ 
-Deadline is March 5, 2021  


Ohio Credit Union Foundation Scholarships
Applicants must be a member of an Ohio-based credit union, good academic standing, and currently attends or has been accepted to attend an an accredited college or university 
-Applicants must create an interactive 1 to 2.5 minutes video answering the question, "Show us how you envision the credit union in the future." 
-For entries and official rules, contact 
-Deadline is Friday, April 30, 2021 

Engineers Foundation of Ohio Scholarship
-Have at least a 3.0 (A=4.0) grade point average: Meet the minimum SAT (Math=600, Reading or Composition=500) or ACT (Math=29, English=25) test scores as set by the National Society of Professional Engineers
-Applications in guidance office along with scholarship brochure
-Deadlines has been extended until February 28th & must be mailed to the address in the packet

The Rocky Community Improvement Fund Scholarship
-GPA of 3.0 or better; Demonstrate good character in service, leadership, and dedication to your school and community
-Applications in guidance office or digital
-Return to Guidance Office by March 1, 2021

David V. Stivison Appalachian Community Action Scholarship
-Must reside in a household with a total income at or below 200% of the federal poverty guidelines
-Must show proof of acceptance by a 2 or 4 year institution
-Applications in guidance office
-Deadlines is May 1, 2021 

Ohio Gas Association Scholarship
-Must have a career goal in the natural gas or related energy field
-Must have 3.0 GPA or higher; Must plan on attending an Ohio college, university, technical, or trade school
-Applications in guidance office
-Deadline is March 31, 2021 


NHS Alumni Association Scholarship
-Must be a graduating senior of Nelsonville-York High School; Minimum GPA of 2.5
-Applications are available @
-Deadline is Tuesday, March 16, 2021 @ 11:59 
-Students may also apply for the Emmett H. Davis Scholarship also.

NHS Alumni Association Scholarship - The Emmett H. Davis Vocational Scholarship
-Must be a graduating senior of Nelsonville-York High School; Minimum GPA of 2.5
-Students who will be pursuing vocational or trade school education after graduation
-Applications are available @
-Deadline is Tuesday, March 16, 2021 @ 11:59 
-Students may also apply for the NHS Alumni Scholarship

James G. and Marguerite Cook-McQuillen Scholarship
-Must be graduating seniors from Nelsonville-York
-Application is in the guidance office or
digital copy
-Deadline is April 1, 2021

PEO Scholarship
-Senior girls are  eligible to be recommended for the P.E.O. Scholarship;
-For applications, email Kathy Malesick at 
-Deadline is April 2021

Shrivers Pharmacy Scholarship
-Students planning a career in pharmacy, nursing, or any allied medical profession
-Applications in guidance office or on-line @


Questions or Concerns Contact
Mr. Dave McGee - Guidance Counselor
PH:  740.753.1964
FAX:  740.753.1420