Types of Aid Available

University Scholarships

Honor Scholarships

  • Students who are High School Valedictorians and Salutatorians are considered for these scholarships and are selected by the University Scholarship Committee. The students' classification will only be evaluated using their home high school class rank.
  • Students must have an ACT composite test score of a 26 or an 1170 SAT composite test score to be considered.
  • The amount of the scholarship is equal to full tuition, not to exceed $20,000
  • These scholarships are renewable provided students maintain a 3.3 accumulative g.p.a. and have outstanding attendance.
  • The Scholarship must be accepted and activated within one year of the students' high school graduation date.

Jack Fitzgerald Memorial Scholarship

  • Maximum award of $750 (one Business and one Technological student per year)
  • Students must have graduated from an Allen County High School
  • Must have a 3.0 high school g.p.a.
  • Must submit a letter of recommendation from the high school
  • Must submit a letter of intent postmarked by May 1st
  • Scholarship committee will select winner.

John R Miller Scholarship

  • Have financial need
  • Need letter of recommendation from counselor or faculty member
  • The award will be provided annually for up to $2,000 per year

Tech Prep (West Ohio Consortium) Scholarships

  • The University of Northwestern Ohio has partnered with six area technical schools, Apollo Career Center, Lima Senior High School Vocational Program, Millstream Career Center, Ohio Hi-Point Career Center, Tri Star Career Compact, and Vantage Career Center, to award scholarships to students in designated Tech Prep programs.
  • Each technical school will select a scholarship recipient to receive a $2,000 award to be used at the University of Northwestern Ohio. These students must meet criteria set by the University of Northwestern Ohio
  • Interested students may contact the guidance office at their individual school for an application

UNOH Athletic Scholarships

The University offers co-ed athletic scholarships in NAIA and institutional athletic sports: baseball, basketball, bowling, golf, motorsports, tennis, volleyball, soccer, softball, cheerleading, and managers/trainers. Please contact the Athletic Department for information on how to apply.