Scholarship Application for Prospective Freshman
College of Education and Human Development
Bowling Green State University

The College of Education and Human Development at Bowling Green State University offers a limited number of scholarship awards for entering freshman. To be considered for one of these awards, you must respond to all items included in this electronic application. You must also submit a photocopy of your high school transcript and letters of recommendation from at least two individuals who are familiar with your academic work and personal qualities (i.e. teachers, school counselors, principals, or employers). The letters of recommendation must be signed and should include contact information for the writer. Transcript copies and letters of reference may be dropped off or mailed to:

Deb Leuck, Secretary
444 Education Building
Bowling Green State University
Bowling Green, OH 43403

All electronic applications must be submitted by and all mailed materials must be postmarked by Friday, April 1, 2016. By completing this application and submitting your transcript and letters of reference, you will automatically be considered for all scholarships for which you meet the criteria.

Last Name
First Name
BSGU ID Number
Home Address
Phone Number
Email Address
Residential Parent/Guardian Name
Name of High School
Address of High School
High School Phone Number
Year of High School Graduation
Class Rank out of
Cumulative GPA

Have you applied for admission to BGSU?
yes no

Have you been accepted for admission for the Fall 2016 semester?
yes no waitlist

Will you be a full-time BGSU undergraduate student during the entire 2016-2017 academic year (Fall and Spring)?
yes no

Intended Major

Have you or do you intend to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)?
yes no

How will you finance your education in 2016-2017 (i.e. loans, grants, part-time work, scholarships, parents, etc.)?

Source Type Amount

Will there be a gap in your financial need that will not be covered by your financial aid package?
yes no

Are you currently employed?
yes no
If yes, how many hours per week:
If yes, current position and employer:

List honors, awards, certificates, etc. you have received:

Please list any extracurricular activities during high school, including years and offices held.

In a 200-300 word essay, describe your role in one extracurricular activity for which you provided leadership.

In a 300-400 word essay, explain your career goals and reasons for pursuing a college education.

By checking the box below,

  • I attest the information provided on this application is complete and truthful, to the best of my knowledge;
  • I attest my signature also indicates authorization to release all appropriate information, as necessary, to complete the scholarship process;
  • I understand late applications, including late receipt of high school transcript and letters of reference, will not be considered. The College of Education and Human Development is not responsible for deadlines missed due to technical difficulties;
  • I understand I will not be permitted to update or make changes to the scholarship application after it has been submitted;
  • I will notify the Dean’s Office in the College of Education and Human Development if the academic or financial information provided on this application changes. I understand a change may result in the cancellation of any award; and,
  • I understand if selected to receive a scholarship, I must write a thank you to the donor and give a copy to the College of Education and Human Development.

I have read and agree to the above conditions

If I receive a scholarship, I give permission to share my application information, as well as information related to my FAFSA application and my current student aid awards with members of the selection committee, other University officials, the donor’s designee(s), and/or University and/or external publications, which the selection committee deems appropriate in the awarding of this scholarship.

Bowling Green State University is committed to equal opportunity for all and does not discriminate in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in its programs and activities on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, color, national origin, religion, creed, age, marital status, mental or physical disability, or veteran status.

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