Grove City Higher Education Investment Programs

Award/scholarship opportunities for Grove City residents include:

Application Deadlines

  • July 1 for fall semester.
  • November 1 for winter/spring semesters.
  • April 1 for summer semester.


College Scholarship Investment Program

College financial assistance for Grove City residents who are full- or part-time students.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS RECEIVE:

Full-time students (12+ credit hours):

  • $1,000 per semester
  • Up to $3,000 annually
  • Reapply every semester up to a lifetime maximum of $12,000.

Part-time students (6-11 credit hours):

  • $500 per semester
  • Up to $1,500 annually
  • Reapply every semester up to a lifetime maximum of $12,000. 

TO QUALIFY:

  • Prove residency within the City of Grove City’s corporation limits.
  • Attend a Higher Learning Commission-accredited post-secondary school offering classes at or from a location within 70 miles of 4035 Broadway, Grove City.
  • Complete community service within Grove City each semester.
    1. Full-time students – 10 hours
    2. Part-time students – 5 hours
  • Maintain a C (2.0) average per semester.

 TO APPLY:

Submit application, affidavit and promissory note by the appropriate semester deadline (above) to:

  • Grove City Clerk of Council, 4035 Broadway, Grove City, OH 43123

Grove City Skilled Trades Labor Award Program

Financial assistance opportunities for Grove City residents seeking licensure or certification in a skilled trade.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS RECEIVE:

  • Up to $700 per cycle/term/semester.
  • Reapply every cycle/term/semester up to a lifetime maximum of $2,100.

AWARDS MAY BE USED FOR:

  • Tuition/fees/coursework materials.
  • Mandatory license/membership fees associated directly with the qualified program during the apprenticeship.
  • Specific trade equipment required by the school or instructor.
  • Public transportation to and from a training facility/educational site (not to or from work).

TO QUALIFY:

  • Prove residency within the City of Grove City’s corporation limits.
  • Provide proof of enrollment and/or passing grade in an apprenticeship or certificate/licensure program recognized by the Ohio State Apprenticeship Council or other state regulatory agency.
  • Complete 2½ hours of community service within Grove City per month for every cycle/semester/term.
  • Submit Qualifying Usage Form with receipts or documentation.

TO APPLY:

Submit application by the appropriate deadline to:

  • Grove City Clerk of Council, 4035 Broadway, Grove City, OH 43123