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:

  • Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
  • Automotive Technology
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry, General
  • Civil Engineering Technology
  • Computer Engineering Technology
  • Computer Graphics
  • Computer Information Systems Security Information Assurance
  • Computer Programming
  • Dental Assisting
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dietary Manager
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technology, Other
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology
  • Emergency Medical Services
  • Energy Management and Systems Technology
  • Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
  • Fire Prevention and Safety Technology
  • Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering
  • Industrial Technology
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Medical Assisting
  • Medical Laboratory Technology
  • Nursing
  • Petroleum Technology
  • Physics, General
  • RN Completion for LPN
  • RN Completion for Paramedic
  • Robotics Technology
  • Systems, Networking and LAN/WAN Management
  • Web Page, Digital Media and Information Resources Design

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