The Findlay-Hancock County Community Foundation has 18 scholarship funds available to current college students, several of which are specific to former Hancock County graduates.
A few of the scholarships offered include: the Findlay Branch AAUW Scholarship, which is for a female, 23 or older, employed in Hancock County, attending the University of Findlay or Owens Community College; the W.S. (Sherman) and Wanda Alge Family Scholarship, which is a renewable scholarship for an Ohio Northern University Law student; and the Dr. Thomas Richard and Mrs. Wendene Wilson Shoupe Post Grad Scholarship, which is for a graduate of Hancock County that is pursuing graduate or professional studies.
Information about each scholarship and the standards for determining eligibility of students can be found through the Community Foundation’s website by clicking on the tab for Current College Students.
Scholarships will be available via the Community Foundation website at from Feb. 3 to March 23. Students have the opportunity to start an application, save it and finish it at a later time but the application must be completed by noon March 23. The student will only need to submit one application to be considered for scholarships at the Community Foundation.
To apply, or for more information, visit or call Shelly Joseph at the Community Foundation at 419-425-1100.