2020 Capital University Scholarships

Capital University net price is at $22,092.00 per year and will likely continue climbing like all colleges around the U.S. There are various ways to combat the steep rises in college tuition, and scholarships can be a key ingredient in reducing the overall cost of Capital University. Capital University awards an average of $27,000.00 to each student, which can help alleviate some of the financial burden. However, most families will need to find other sources of funding to bridge the remaining tuition gap. In addition to the annual tuition, Capital University students can expect to pay $N/A in housing costs and $N/A in meal plan costs - if you chose to live in the surrounding area of Columbus, then those costs could be even higher.

100% of full-time students receive local or institutional grants with an average award size of $25,272.00. Furthermore, 32% of students receive federal grants with an average amount of $5,040.00.

The numbers seem bleak and, truthfully, they are for most average American families. Luckily, the scholarships below are open to Capital University students, with the goal of helping to afford a college education. Some scholarships may be specifically provided by Capital University while others are open to Capital University students, though not exclusive to Capital University.

How much total award money and scholarships are available for Capital University students?

There are 20 scholarships totaling $19,372.00 available to residents. You can easily browse through all 20 scholarships below.

What types of scholarships are available for Capital University students?

Each scholarship below may have different requirements and guidelines. While some of the Capital University scholarships can only be used for specific purposes, many of them can be used for all types of expenses including supplies, tuition, room and board and more. Furthermore, this list can include Capital University study abroad scholarships, Capital University transfer scholarships, and Capital University merit scholarships.

Are these scholarships for Capital University study abroad?

At least a few of these scholarships below can be put toward Capital University study abroad. If the scholarship does not specify a specific purpose or use of funds, then it is most likely eligible. You can double-check with the scholarship provider to confirm.

What scholarships are available to Capital University transfer students?

The ScholarshipPoints and Scholarship Owl scholarships, at least, are open to Capital University transfer students and the funds can be put toward all types of expenses. Capital University transfer students face the same financial pressures as normal students, and scholarships providers are well-aware of the need for Capital University transfer scholarships.

Are these Capital University scholarships limited by major?

You’ll need to check each scholarship’s own guidelines to determine if it is restricted to a specific major. However, most scholarships in this database are open to all students - some scholarships may only be open to certain students based on geographic criteria or areas of interest but they should be clearly marked. Whether you’re a nursing student, honors student, engineering major, or studying another discipline, chances are you’ll find at least 1 scholarship for you.

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NTA Ohio Scholarship

Sponsor by Tourism Cares Location 275 Turnpike Street, Suite 307, Canton, MA

Applicant must be a permanent resident of Ohio, enrolled as a full-time or part-time undergraduate student in a travel-and-tourism- or hospitality- related program of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university in the Ohio, with a minimum 3.0 GPA. Applicants enrolled in a two-year college, will be entering...

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$1,000.00 April 1 Apply Now

Music Award

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be a traditional undergraduate full-time Conservatory major who are in need of an instrument.

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$500.00 December 1 Apply Now

Music Composition Scholarship

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be a traditional undergraduate full-time Conservatory major. Selection based upon academic record and musical performance with the primary instrument.

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$3,500.00 August 1 Apply Now

Battelle Scholarship

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be a first-year traditional undergraduate student from Franklin or contiguous counties who is able to demonstrate potential for leadership, creativity, and motivation in an essay. Minimum 3.4 cumulative GPA and composite ACT score of 24 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1090) required.

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- December 1 Apply Now

Reverend Rufus S. Tarrant Grant

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be a minority student. Selection is based upon academic performance as measured by school record and standardized test scores.

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$2,000.00 August 1 Apply Now

Presidential Scholarship

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be an incoming first-year, full-time student. Selection based upon high school records and SAT Reasoning/ACT scores.

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- December 1 Apply Now

Collegiate Fellowship

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must have a minimum composite ACT score of 28 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1250).

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- December 1 Apply Now

Educational Assistance Commitment Grant

Sponsor by Accountancy Board of Ohio

Applicant must be in fifth year of program leading to the CPA certificate at an Ohio school, and have earned at least 120 semester hours. Part-time students are also eligible for a partial grant. Selection is based upon financial need.

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- September 30 Apply Now

Ohio Newspapers Foundation Douthit Award

Sponsor by Ohio Newspapers Foundation Location 1335 Dublin Road, Suite 216-B, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be a graduate from a high school in Cuyahoga, Lorain, Huron, Erie, Wood, Geauga, Sandusky, Ottawa, or Lucas Counties who is enrolled as a sophomore, junior, or senior at an Ohio college or university. Applicant must be majoring in a field relevant to the newspaper industry, particularly journalism, advertising,...

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$1,500.00 March 31 Apply Now

Brockman Fellowship

Sponsor by Capital University Location 1 College and Main, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be an entering first-year traditional undergraduate high school student who is majoring in mathematics or computer science. Selection is based upon an on-campus essay and group conversation at the Collegiate Fellowship competition. Minimum composite ACT score of 28 (combined SAT Reasoning score of 1250) required.

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- December 1 Apply Now

James R. Hunt Memorial Scholarship

Sponsor by Community Foundation of Greater Lorain County Location 1865 North Ridge Road E, Suite A, Lorain, OH

Applicant must be a full-time undergraduate or graduate student enrolled in a Ohio institution pursuing a path of providing service to others, by virtue of their majority field of study, career plan, or demonstrated service to the community. FAFSA and Student Aid Report are required. Award amount is determined by committee....

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- March 1 Apply Now

Education Foundation Scholarship

Sponsor by American Advertising Federation -- Cleveland Location Education Foundation, Independence, OH

Applicant must be pursuing an associate's or bachelor's degree with a communications/marketing-related major (such as advertising, marketing, graphic design, photography, interactive marketing, copywriting, public relations, web design, media planning, etc.) at an Ohio college or university. Applicant must be enrolled in their junior or senior year and live in Ohio, and...

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- October 28 Apply Now

Ohio College Opportunity Grant

Sponsor by Ohio Board of Regents, Office of Financial Aid Location 30 East Broad Street, 36th Floor, Columbus, OH

Applicant must be an Ohio resident who demonstrates the highest levels of financial need with an expected family contribution of $2,190 or less and a maximum household income of $75,000 as determined by the FAFSA results. Applicant must be enrolled at an eligible Ohio or Pennsylvania institution.

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$1,872.00 October 1 Apply Now