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Scholarships

The Center for Real Estate is proud to offer a number of scholarships to both undergraduate and graduate students that range from $1000 - $4000. The Center awards ten to fifteen scholarships totalling approximately $35,000 on annual bases. The scholarship application process consists of an initial selection based on student's application and an interview with a scholarship committee. Scholarships are announced in the fall semester and awarded during the spring semester of the same academic year, however exceptions can be made.

The application deadline for the 2014/2015 academic year was September 29, 2014.

Bullet Ohio Association of Realtors (OAR) Scholarships

The Ohio Association of Realtors and its members, both past and present, sponsor over $20,000 annually in scholarships for students enrolled in Fisher College of Business and interested in real estate. There are nine OAR Scholarships which are awarded to students each year. Generally, each scholarship is between $1,000 and $4,000 and they are awarded to 10 to 15 undergraduate and graduate students. Results vary depending upon the size of the endowment and the number of qualified applicants. Students only need to submit one application to be considered for all nine scholarships. The application can be filled out and submitted electronically.

The scholarships are as follows:

Beyer Scholarship

2013 recipient: Devon Glassman

2014 recipient: Katherine Butya and Ying Wang

Finkelman Scholarship

2013 recipient: Casey Courter

2014 recipient: Philip Larger

Hambleton Scholarship

2013 recipient: Zachary Graham

2014 recipient: Josh Hiscock

McCrehen Memorial Scholarship

2013 recipient: Scott Pearson

2014 recipient: Philip Larger and Rebecca Caprini

Miller Memorial Scholarship

2013 recipient: Katherine Butya

2014 recipient: Casey Courter

Nelson Memorial Fund

2013 recipient: Scott Pearson

2014 recipient: Casey Courter

Ritzman Memorial Scholarship

2013 recipient: Katherine Butya

2014 recipient: Josh Hiscock

OAR Scholarship
2013 recipients:

Nick LiBissi
James DeGraw
Patrick Lynch
Clark Seiling
Scott Hartley
Zachary Graham

2014 recipients:

Katherine Butya
Lindsey Combs
Casey Courter
Bradley Dobson
Tylor Ford
Joseph Gavin
Joseph Lieske
Ryan Skubic

 

Bullet The Harry L. Thoman, Jr. Scholarship

Established June 11, 1986, by Harry (Jr.) and Sue Dell Thoman.

Eligibility Criteria
:

  • Must be an Ohio State student enrolled in Fisher College of Business pursuing a course of study in real estate
  • Must currently have junior status or will become a junior during the upcoming academic year and must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

2013 recipients:

  • Alante Ward
  • Joseph Lieske

2014 recipients:

  • Lindsey Combs
  • Marc Johnson

Bullet The Neil M. Klatskin Memorial Scholarship in Real Estate

Established April 6, 1990, by Charles and Lynne Klatskin, in memory of their son.

Eligibility Criteria
:

  • Must be an Ohio State student enrolled in Fisher College of Business pursuing a course of study in real estate

Notes: Preference will be given to the out-of-state student with the third best cumulative GPA.

2013 recipients:

  • Bradley Dobson
  • Casey Courter
  • Scott Pearson
  • Clark Seiling
  • Patrick Lynch

2014 recipients:

  • Nick Foy
  • Rebecca Caprini
  • Joseph Lieske

 

Bullet The Rouda Scholarship for Graduate Education in Real Estate

Established March 4, 1977, by the Harley E. Rouda and Company, Realtors.

Eligibility Criteria
:

  • Must be an Ohio State student enrolled in Fisher College of Business pursuing a course of study in real estate
  • Must be a graduate student


Notes: Income provides scholarships/fellowships for master candidates not to exceed $500.

2013 recipients:

  • Tyler Ford
  • Ryan Skubic

2014 recipients:

  • Joseph Gavin
  • Bradley Dobson
  • Peter McCaffrey
  • Tyler Ford
  • Ryan Skubic
  • Philip Larger

Bullet The Seymour Luckoff Memorial Scholarship

Established in 2007.

Eligibility Criteria
:

  • Must be an Ohio State student enrolled in Fisher College of Business pursuing a course of study in real estate

2013 recipients:

  • Devon Glassman

Bullet The Women's Council of the National Association of Real Estate Boards Scholarship

Established March 8, 1956 by the Columbus Chapter.

Eligibility Criteria
:

  • Must be an Ohio State student enrolled in Fisher College of Business pursuing a course of study in real estate
  • Must be a female

Notes: Income provides scholarships for females interested in real estate brokerage.

2013 recipient:

  • Katherine Butya