Choose Ohio First Scholarship Opportunities

NOTICE:  The choose ohio first dollars are awarded at the beginning of the semester but applied to the student account at the end of the semester, only if student successfully maintains the required Gpa in one of the stemm areas listed.

Choose Ohio First Scholarship

Choose Ohio First Programs of Innovation STEMM Scholarship

For 2017 Academic Year, Stark State College will be providing COFPI scholarships to prospective or existing students enrolled in the following strategic STEMM programs that maintain a 3.0 GPA:

  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Computer Graphic Arts
  • Cyber Security and Computer Forensics Technology
  • Dietary Manager
  • Dietetic Technician
  • Electrical Maintenance Technology
  • Environmental, Health and Safety Technology
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • HVACR Technology
  • Ophthalmic Technology
  • Physics
  • Surgical Technology

The max award you can receive is $3,000, and it will only be applied to your account if you maintain the required GPA throughout the semester and remain in one of the program areas listed above throughout the semester.

Apply now by filling out the Choose Ohio First Scholarship Application

For more information about the Choose Ohio First Scholarship program, please contact the following Stark State College Representative

Amy Welty
Financial Aid and Registration
Gateway Student Services, M108j
330-494-6170, Ext. 4369
awelty@starkstate.edu