Scholarships & Financial Aid Resources

Last Updated: 1/12/2022 1:26 PM

Please note: this list will be updated on an ongoing basis as we become aware of new college funding opportunities.If you need assistance, please email Mrs. Zurbuch (School Counselor) at zurbuchk@plainlocal.org

  • Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) - Apply for federal grants, work-study, and loans with the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) form. Colleges use your FAFSA data to determine your federal aid eligibility. Many states and colleges use FAFSA data to award their own aid.
     
  • The Dream.US Scholarships - Full tuition scholarships for students with DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program) or TPS (Temporary Protected Status). Deadline: January 31st, 2022.
     
  • Berkshire Hathaway Dream+Innovate+Grow Scholarship - 3 scholarships available $1,000 each; renewable. Deadline: March 1, 2022.
     
  • Joseph A. & Rhea Jeffries Memorial Scholarship - 2 scholarships available $750 each. Stark County residents only. Deadline: March 15, 2022.
     
  • 33 JordynStrong Foundation Scholarships - Deadline: March 25th, 2022.
  • Utility Pipeline Undergraduate Scholarship - $1500 (3 awards) - Deadline: April 4th, 2022.
     
  • Cavaliers Huntington Scholarship - $2,000. 10 awards available. Deadline: February 11, 2022. Scholarship award presentation will occur at the Cavs game on Sunday, April 3, 2022.
     
  • Paul & Carol David Scholarship - $7000 per year renewable; Stark County Residents only. Deadline: April 15, 2022.
     
  • Plain Township Rotary - Service Above Self Scholarship - 4 -8 students $4,000 total. Deadline: April 22, 2022.
     
  • Stark Community Foundation Scholarships- Application opens January 1, 2022. Deadline: April 1, 2022. Stark Community Foundation is one of the area's major sources of college scholarship support. Offering nearly 100 diverse scholarships, these opportunities are made possible by generous individuals, families and businesses to benefit students from Stark and Carroll counties.
     
  • Josette Beddell Memorial Foundation Scholarship - $500 4-year renewable scholarship to a Northeast Ohio high school senior with a parent or guardian who has been affected by breast cancer. Deadline: June 1st, 2022.
     
  • The Dream.US Scholarships - Full tuition scholarships for students with DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program) or TPS (Temporary Protected Status). Deadline: January 31st, 2022.

     
  • Going Merry - A free scholarship search and application platform. Personalized matching. Thousands of scholarships and grants.
     
  • Fastweb - Fastweb is a National Scholarship Database designed to simplify the scholarship search by helping students find millions of scholarships, grants, internships, and financial aid opportunities. Created in 1995, this free scholarship service is the most trusted tool for parents, counselors, high school, and college students in the United States.