Awarded to graduating high school seniors with an ACT composite score of 21 or higher AND a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA. This half-tuition scholarship is awarded for three consecutive semesters and can be used in addition to grants and community scholarships. Students must enroll in the same calendar year as graduation. The priority deadline for applications and other required items (excluding final high school transcript) to be received is February 1, 2022. Applications completed after February 1 will be considered on a funds-available basis.
Awarded to students of all ages with a 2.75 or higher GPA. Foundation awards vary from student to student and range from $250 to full tuition. The award amount is based on a multitude of factors including GPA, program, volunteer experience, and financial need.
Students must follow the Application Process outlined below. For first consideration, applications and other required items (excluding final high school transcript for graduating seniors) must be received by February 1, 2022. Applications completed after February 1 will be considered on a funds available basis.
Additional scholarships not provided by Zane State College:
Genesis HealthCare Foundation (Deadlines vary)
Each year the Foundation awards scholarships to deserving youth in in Muskingum, Perry, Guernsey, Coshocton, Noble and Morgan counties pursuing a degree in health care.
Muskingum County Community Foundation (Deadlines vary)
After completing the scholarship application, applicants should:
Once all final documents are received and your file has been reviewed by the Scholarship Review Committee, you will be notified of eligibility in a Scholarship Award Notice (SAN) via US mail.
Scholarship recipients will be required to sign and return the SAN and write a thank you letter to the donor(s) of their scholarship. The SAN will contain the name of the donor(s) and instructions for writing the thank you letter. View an Example Donor Thank-You Letter.
Award letters are typically mailed in July for the upcoming academic year. More than $200,000 is awarded to ZSC students annually.
Academic Award recipients are required to complete 12 or more credits (except summer semester) and achieve a 3.0 or higher GPA each semester. In the event the semester GPA is lower than 3.0, the student may be given an opportunity to raise their GPA during the next semester. If the student does not complete a minimum of 12 credits per semester, the Academic Award Scholarship will not continue for any remaining semesters.
Foundation recipients are required to complete the credit hours and achieve the GPA each semester that is shown on the Scholarship Award Notice (SAN). In the event the semester GPA is lower than shown on the SAN, the student may be given an opportunity to raise their GPA during the next semester. If the student does not complete the number of credits per semester shown on the SAN, the Foundation Scholarship will not continue for any remaining semesters.