Foundation Awards Over $569,000 In Scholarships

18 Jun , 2019  

The Richland County Foundation recently awarded $569,091 in scholarships to Richland County students. Scholarships are awarded based on a student’s financial need and grade point average.

RCF Scholarship Committee Chairwoman Jana Mulherin reported during the June Board of Trustees meeting that 256 students received scholarships from 65 various funds, of those, 86 students will attend a local college or university. More…


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Lucas Grad Awarded Competitive Scholarship From AK Steel Foundation

11 Jun , 2019  

AK Steel announced on Monday that the AK Steel Foundation has continued a longstanding tradition this year by awarding 20 college scholarships to sons and daughters of company employees. The awards recognize outstanding academic achievement, leadership and community involvement.

Included in that number is a Richland County high school graduate. More…



Area High School Seniors Recognized For Academic Excellence

8 Apr , 2019  

Megan Supron, a senior at Mansfield Senior High School, is Mansfield City Schools’ 2019 Franklin B. Walter Scholarship Award nominee.

Supron and 15 other seniors from client districts of the Mid-Ohio Educational Service Center were honored at the recent scholarship awards dinner at Mid-Ohio, 890 W. Fourth St. Each was selected on the basis of their academic success and school and community service. More…


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College And Trade Scholarship Applications Deadline Approaching

11 Mar , 2019  

The deadline for Richland County Foundation college and trade school scholarship applications for the 2019-20 school year is rapidly nearing.

New applicants and high school seniors must have at least a 2.5-grade point average (GPA), college students and returning applicants must have at least a 2.0 GPA, attend an accredited school on a full-time basis and be a resident or high school graduate of Richland County. The deadline for college scholarship applications is April 1. More…

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Richland Countian Awarded Environmental Scholarship

26 Aug , 2018  

Twenty-one environmental science and engineering students have been awarded scholarships to study at Ohio colleges and universities through Ohio EPA’s Environmental Education Fund.

“Together with Ohio colleges and universities, we are investing in today’s environmental scholars to foster stewardship well into the future,” said Ohio EPA Director Craig W. Butler.  More…



Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation Awards $34K In Scholarships, Including To A Local Recipient

4 Jul , 2018  

The Ohio Farm Bureau Foundation recently awarded $34,000 in scholarships to students across the state. The foundation annually recognizes Ohio students for their academic effort, community engagement and career interests that link agriculture to community service, education or scientific research. A Richland County graduate was one of those honored. More…



Mansfielder Receives Soybean Council Scholarship

5 Apr , 2018  

The Ohio Soybean Council Foundation (OSCF) announced its scholarship recipients for the 2018-2019 academic year.

The OSCF Scholarship Program was created to encourage undergraduate students to pursue degrees in agriculture, business, communication, economics, education, science and technology, as well as to support ongoing graduate-level research. More…


Farm Bureau Offering Scholarships

14 Feb , 2018  

The Richland County Farm Bureau has announced that it will award two $500 scholarships for the school year 2018-2019. An applicant must be a member, or child or dependent of a member of the Richland County Farm Bureau and a graduating senior or current college student. Please see the attached for additional requirements and application. More…


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New Malabar Scholarship Program For Area Seventh Graders

12 Feb , 2018  

All Richland County seventh graders are invited to participate in the new Ellen Bromfield Geld Scholarship Program and essay contest in conjunction with Malabar Farm State Park.

Students who apply will experience “A Day at Malabar” on April 14 with an exclusive presentation in the main barn after a guided house tour and wagon tour. There, Students will learn of the heritage of Louis Bromfield and his passion for soil conservation. More…

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Trade School Scholarships Available

2 Feb , 2018  

One of the several excellent scholarships available locally are Trade School Scholarships offered through the Richland County Foundation.

To be eligible, students must be working on post-secondary education goals involving welding, precision machining, small engine repair, bricklaying, diesel and auto mechanics, and similar trades. Students must also be a Richland County resident or a graduate from a Richland County high school who is pursuing a program at an accredited school. More…



Foundation Scholarship Application Now Available

10 Jan , 2018  

One of the many benefits of life in Richland County is the generosity of its residents – both those currently living and those who have given in the past to make opportunities available for individuals, families, and organizations.

Case in point: last year, the Richland County Foundation awarded some $380,172 in scholarships to area students. The Foundation has just announced that its college and trade school scholarship application for the 2018-19 school year is now available online at More…



Mansfielder Wins Ohio EPA Scholarship

22 Jul , 2017  

A young Mansfield woman is among winners of scholarships from the Ohio EPA, according to a press release issued by the agency Thursday.

Ohio EPA is awarding $30,000 in scholarships to 12 environmental science and engineering students attending Ohio’s colleges and universities. Each student will receive $2,500 from Ohio’s Environmental Education Fund. More…