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Distinction Scholarship

The Distinction Scholarship is a Scholarship sponsored by Ohio State University - Columbus.

Award Information:

Amount of Scholarship: In-state tuition, room and board, book allowance, and miscellaneous expenses
Application Deadline: 15-Dec
Requirements: Applicant must be a U.S. Citizen and must have admission to the Columbus campus for autumn quarter after high school graduation. Applicant must meet two out of three of the following requirements: top 20% class rank, 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale, 23 ACT/1070 SAT. Applicant must demonstrate leadership experience and a record of extracurricular activities and service. One or more of the following additional criteria will be considered: First-generation college attendance, race and ethnic background, socioeconomic factors, state and county of residence.
Eligibility: College freshman

Sponsorship provided by:

Ohio State University - Columbus
Enarson Hall, 154 West 12th Avenue
Columbus, OH 43210-1390
Phone Number: 614 292 3980

You can find out more by contacting:

Office of Minority Affairs

Phone Number: 614 292 0964

One may find it helpful to search for the background of the scholarship. The best shot of achieving your goal comes from first understanding the qualifications and making sure you meet them. At the outset figure out the reason for involvement of the Ohio State University - Columbus and what they hope to achieve with the Distinction Scholarship. After making sure you satisfy the prerequisites, make sure there is a decent shot to receive the scholarship. After figuring out that you have the possibility that you can be a recipient of the Distinction Scholarship, then it is worth it to use your time.

A crucial detail of working toward obtaining the scholarship is filling out the application correctly. Applications can sometimes be time consuming and tiresome, but take the time to make sure that the forms are filled out properly and thoroughly. You don't want to lose out because of carelessness.

Once the application is sent off, it's important to know when the Distinction Scholarship chooses a winner and actually dispenses the resources in order to stay informed about if you can rely on the scholarship to provide additional support for any bills associated with your education and what assistance it will provide, since there might be constraints on what expenses are covered by the Distinction Scholarship. Increasingly, it is tough to be able to take care of the increasing costs of education, and getting the Distinction Scholarship to help with your financial aid can be a huge help. Even if you don't obtain the Distinction Scholarship, continue looking, you can find different scholarships and you may find success elsewhere.

Last Updated: 12/18/2015


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