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Scholarship Opportunities

Scholarships are financial support rewarded to students based on academic achievement and/or other criteria. They do not need to be paid back - think of them as a gift! There are thousands offered by schools, employers, individuals, non-profits, private companies, communities, religious groups, and professional and social organizations. Start researching opportunities early, meet deadlines, and be on your way to scholarship success! 

This is a super exciting time to be a senior and we are excited to honor the class of 2021 with these special awards!

Questions or concerns? 

Contact Mrs. Gonakis 

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 216-797-7816

2021 Local Money Scholarship

If you are planning to attend a 2 or 4-year college or university next year, please plan to apply!

These scholarships are awarded to only Euclid High School students, so you have a good chance of being a recipient. These scholarships will be presented at an Awards Ceremony in May.

All listed scholarships are based on your academics, leadership characteristics, and participation in extracurricular and community activities.  Please follow the directions listed below in order to submit an application.

  1. Be sure to read carefully all of the directions in the attached document (2021 Local Money Scholarship Instructions).  There are several scholarships that you can apply for, and this document will help you determine which ones you might qualify for.  This document will also indicate which scholarships require a letter of recommendation.  Please read carefully!
  2. Complete and submit the application, here
  3. Certain scholarships require a letter (or 2) of recommendation, but all students are welcome to submit a letter of recommendation to support their application if they choose.  If you would like to submit a letter of recommendation, please share this link, with your recommender(s): https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdjMLiVkZPlm442BckEecn2Guuou6DgyZGRhxwGNGJlQgMK6A/viewform, be sure to tell them it must be submitted by March 22nd.
  4. Once you submit your application, a copy of your transcript will be forwarded to the selection committee.
  5. All applications and letters of recommendation are due on MARCH 22nd by 11:59 pm.  Any applications submitted after this date, will NOT be considered.

Cavs Scholarship Program

Cleveland Cavaliers and Huntington have partnered up to award ten NE Ohio high school seniors with a $2,000 college scholarship

To qualify for the scholarship - graduating seniors must write a 500-word essay, perform community service in their community, provide a copy of their high school transcript, ACT and/or SAT scores (if required by an accredited college or university), and one letter of recommendation. 

The deadline to submit this application is Friday, March 12, 2021. For full scholarship information and application, click here

Parker Hannifin Corporation Scholarship

Parker Hannifin presents their scholarship to graduating seniors who wish to pursue a career in engineering or information technology. Preferred engineering majors are mechanical, chemical, and industrial engineering. Preferred IT majors include computer science, computer information systems, and management information systems. The winner of the scholarship will also be considered for an internship with Parker beginning the summer of 2022. Applications are due March 22, 2021

Scholarship Criteria:
Must have a 2.8 GPA or higher and intend to pursue a degree in engineering or computer science/information technology at an accredited 4-year college or university. 

Maltz Museum: Stop the Hate Scholarship

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage offers an annual “Stop the Hate” scholarship contest for students in Grades 6 - 12. Grade 6 - 10 students are eligible for a $500 cash prize and Grade 11 - 12 students are eligible for scholarships ranging from $1,000 - $20,000.

This year, the essay prompt is to honor civil rights activist John Lewis who wrote, “I believe in freedom of speech, but I also believe that we have an obligation to condemn speech that is racist, bigoted, anti-Semitic, or hateful." Students are to write an essay, 500 words or less, about their personal experiences with racism, bigotry, injustice, and/or discrimination, how that experience has impacted them, and what can they do to make a change within their community. The deadline for this scholarship is March 19, 2021, for Grade 6 - 10 students and March 26, 2021, for Grade 11 -12 studentsClick here for more information, instructions, and how to submit your essay.

Alpha Omega Foundation Scholarship

The Alpha Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated presents their scholarship to high school graduates pursuing higher education. Seniors have the chance to earn scholarship amounts of $500 to $1,000 per recipient. Scholarship recipients will be announced in May 2021.

Scholarship entry requires a completed application, two (2) letters of recommendation, a sealed official transcript, and a typed essay due no later than April 23, 2021. Late entries will NOT be accepted. 

The following list will provide you with everything you need to successfully submit your entry:

Church of Epiphany Euclid Community Scholarship

The Church of Epiphany of Euclid presents their scholarship to a graduating Euclid High senior. Seniors have the chance to earn a one-time $500 scholarship reward. 

Scholarship Criteria:
Participating candidates must complete the essay prompt describing how they can "change the world for the better" and a proven commitment to community service. Applications must be turned into the Guidance Department by April 12, 2021

School Nutrition Association Scholarship

The Supervisors and Nutrition Directors (SAND) Chapter of the School Nutrition Association (SNA) of Ohio awards a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior who is pursuing post-secondary education in nutrition, dietetics, public health, culinary, or another related field at an accredited technical school or two or four-year college or university. The deadline to apply is April 21st. For questions, please email Kelly Minnick at [email protected]

Additional Scholarships

There is no such thing as applying for "too many" scholarships! For more scholarship opportunities, check out the Scholarship List in Naviance. 
Navigating Naviance: 
  1. Log in
  2. Click on "College" at the top
  3. Click on "Scholarship List" on the right side
  4. Choose "Local & Regional Scholarships" to view an up-to-date list 
  5. Apply! Apply! Apply!
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