Fisher alumni give back. Their generous contributions, along with those from corporate and foundation partners, allow us to proudly offer scholarship opportunities to current Fisher College of Business students.

Note that our scholarships are competitive, modest, and in most cases, nonrenewable. Receipt of a Fisher scholarship in a previous academic year does not guarantee an award for 2018-2019.

Please visit The Ohio State University Student Financial Aid page to locate the Application for Special Scholarships 2018-2019. The priority application date is February 1, 2018 for all students (application available on or after August 1, 2018).


  • Fisher College

    Eligibility and notification of scholarship awards, incoming Ohio State Students

    Fisher College of Business Undergraduate Program offers competitive recruitment scholarships to incoming freshmen students enrolled on the Columbus campus who apply to the university by November 1st. Students must be U.S. citizens, admitted to pre-major or major program in Fisher College of Business at The Ohio State University for Autumn 2017. Awards may be renewable, as determined by the selection committee.  Awards will appear in financial aid packages from the Office of Student Financial Aid, prior to the May 1 acceptance fee deadline.

    Please visit The Ohio State University Student Financial Aid page to locate the Application for Special Scholarships 2018-2019. The priority application date is Feb 1, 2018 for all students (application available on or after August 1, 2017).

    Eligibility and notification of scholarship awards, current Ohio State Students

    Fisher Merit Awards

    The Fisher College of Business Merit Scholarship Application will be used to select students for merit scholarship awards, as identified by our generous donors.  Merit award amounts are modest, and are intended to recognize scholarship and leadership. To be eligible for select merit awards students must:

    1. Have a minimum 3.5 cumulative GPA at the end of autumn 2017. 

    2. Be admitted to Fisher College major & specialization by spring 2018. 

    3. Be graduating SU18, AU18, SP19, SU19, AU19 or SP20 (juniors & seniors only)

    Fisher Need-Based Awards

    The Fisher College of Business financial-need scholarship application will be used to select students for need-based scholarship awards.  Need based awards are modest, and are intended as an investment by the college in business students.  Consideration for need based awards require: 

    1. Filing of the FAFSA for the 2018-2019 academic year.

    2. Unmet need, after application of all university and external awards, not including loans is greater than zero.

    3. Minimum GPA of 3.0 at the end of autumn 2017

    4. Completion of a minimum of 12 letter-graded credit hours at Ohio State at the end of autumn 2017.

    Priority consideration for need-based awards will be for students who are ineligible for federal Pell Grant dollars and those who are nearest to degree completion.



  • Study Abroad Undergraduate Programs Office and Fisher College Office of Global Business offer select scholarships and travel grants to students studying abroad on University or college sponsored programs.  Students traveling abroad should visit the website of the Office of Education Abroad to search for additional funding sources.

    Bartels Study Abroad Scholarship

    Students with a minimum GPA of 3.5 who are completing a University sponsored program of at least 5 weeks duration and for a minimum of 9 semester hours of credit are eligible to apply .  Awards vary. Non-credit tours or excursions are not eligible. Preference will be given to Fisher College of Business students. Download the application here.  Deadline annually is March 17.

    Office of Global Business/CIBER Study Abroad Scholarship

    Students who participate in FCOB and/or OSU endorsed Study Abroad Programs may be eligible for select travel grants. Strong priority will be placed on supporting business students attending programs at FCOB partner institutions. Students must submit completed materials to the Fisher College of Business Office of Global Business by 5:00 p.m., May 15th regardless of holidays or weekends. 


  • Additional Opportunities

    Resources External to Ohio State

    As we are made aware of external funding resources for business students, we will post them here.  Please check back often, as deadlines occur across the academic year.

    7 Binary Options Scholarship

    Every student has now the opportunity to apply for the $3000 annual scholarship to be paid toward tuition for the upcoming semester by attending Essay Contest.

    AICPA Legacy Scholarship

    Every year, the AICPA provides over 100 accounting students (both undergraduate and graduate, as well as a specific award for two-year transfer students) with scholarships ranging from $1,000 - $10,000. Last year we gave out 129 scholarships to students across the U.S., including the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico. To be considered, students must be accounting majors (or majoring in a closely related subject) with a 3.0 GPA and an interest in pursuing CPA licensure post-graduation.

    AudioReputation Scholarhip

    We are AudioReputation and we are aware of the power of the written word and we are willing to support your education efforts. That is why we announce the “AudioReputation Annual Scholarship Program”.

    Berger and Green Heart Disease Scholarship

    The Berger and Green team has been serving injured and disabled people in Pennsylvania for over 40 years. We want to give back to the community and help the next generation of leaders and professionals. As part of our outreach efforts, we are offering a new annual scholarship for students living with heart disease. Our firm will bestow a $1,000 Heart Disease Scholarship upon one hardworking, eligible college student.

    We do not believe that heart disease should impede a student’s education. All students should have every opportunity possible to pursue their dreams. And we want to help. It is our hope that the Berger and Green Heart Disease Scholarship will provide a high-achieving student with a little welcome relief during their journey. We encourage all eligible students to apply.

    Best Headphones Under 100 Scholarship

    we are offering a scholarship to students of The Ohio State University. All of the application details are available on our website

    The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship

    Our scholarship is called The Beauty + Wellness Scholarship and it’s designed to provide financial assistance to female college students who are leading healthy lifestyles. Students are asked to write a brief 500 word essay on their experiences maintaining health + wellness while enrolled in college. 

    Blue Kangaroo Scholars

    We are proud and excited to offer this scholarship again this year. Attached for your review are the details of our scholarship program.  Our hope is that you would list and post links to our scholarships page so that your students will know about, and apply for, our scholarship.

    Cabinet Wholesalers Scholarship

    At Cabinet Wholesalers, we’ve helped homeowners transform thousands of homes over the years with our specialty – new cabinets and cabinet refacing. With every kitchen cabinet, built in wall unit and bathroom vanity we’ve made another home more beautiful!

    Now we’re proud to announce that we’re transforming more than homes, but also helping to transform the life and mind of a lucky student. We’re excited to announce our annual $500 college scholarship for one U.S. undergraduate pursuing a degree in business management or some other related field. Show us your potential and we’ll help you reach your dreams!

    Cargill Global Scholars Program

    The Cargill Global Scholars Program is a distinctive scholarship opportunity that provides financial support in addition to leadership development opportunities through seminars, networking events, and a mentorship program.

    The scholarship recipient will receive an annual scholarship award of $2,500 for up to three years, to help off-set any academic related expenses, as well as participate in leadership seminars and a Cargill mentorship program with company leaders.

    Please refer to the link below for full eligibility requirements and scholarship benefits , as well as the scholarship application.

    CDS Supply Chain Management Education Scholarship

    Applicants must be undergraduates, majoring in Supply Chain Management.

    This scholarship is merit based and the winning applicant will receive $1,000 towards their costs of education. 

    Chairish Scholarship

    We are offering two scholarship awards with deadlines on January 1st and June 30th every year.  In particular

    Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick's Child of Disable Veteran Scholarship

    The law firm of Chisholm Chisholm & Kilpatrick LTD awards a $1,000 Child of a Disabled Veteran Scholarship each year to one deserving applicant whose parent has a service-connected disability. The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs reports that, in 2016, the U.S. has more than 20 million living veterans. As of 2015, almost one in four American veterans lived with a service-connected disability. In our ongoing work with veterans disabled from military service, we see firsthand the challenges our real-life national heroes and their families face. To demonstrate our gratitude for their parent’s service, we established this annual scholarship awarded to the son or daughter of a disabled American veteran.

    The Compression Info Scholarship

    Compression Info is offering an annual scholarship to students who require financial aid. Attending University or College provides life-long benefits. Unfortunately for some, the financial demands can cause a large degree of strain. By providing some financial assistance, we hope to provide a helping hand. 

    Community Volunteer Scholarhsip

    RawSpiceBar is offering an Annual Community Volunteer Scholarship to all students enrolled in a university during the 2018 school year. This scholarship is merit based for students who demonstrate outstanding volunteer involvement in their community and is eligible for students residing in the US or Canada. The winning applicant will receive $1,500 dollars towards their costs of education. 

    Corban Gunn Scholarship

    Cordisco & Saile Leukemia Scholarship

    The Cordisco & Saile Leukemia Scholarship is personal to attorney Michael Saile. Michael’s son is currently battling Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL). He recently completed his treatment at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and is showing tremendous bravery in his fight against the disease.

    CreditSoup Scholarship

    CreditSoup will be choosing 1 recipient to be awarded 1,000 dollars towards their education. This scholarship is for any full-time student enrolled (or enrolling) at a accredited college/university within the United States for completion of a undergraduate degree and is available to all majors.

    Crystal Group Inc. Scholarships

    Crystal Group Inc. is offering two exciting scholarship opportunities for students enrolled in Engineering or Business related courses of study.
    Each year, Crystal Group awards the Innovation Scholarship to two full-time students pursuing an undergraduate degree in Engineering or Business related fields. All scholarship winners receive a one-time scholarship of $1,000 payable directly to the institution in which they are enrolled.

    DBD Law Scholarship

    We’re offering a $1000 scholarship once a year to students who are in their first year or plan to start college or graduate school. We believe that helping our students now will give them the opportunity to create a better world for all of us.

    Devconhomesecurity Annual Scholarship

    This scholarship is merit based, requires an essay submission, and the winning applicant will receive $2,500 dollars towards their costs of education.

    Driggs, Bills & Day Scholarship

    Our firm operates in Utah, Washington, and Montana, and each firm offers a separate scholarship. Each scholarship is worth $1,000 and requires a 300-500 word essay. Here are the links for each office: Salt Lake City, Seattle, and Billings, Montana. And here is the essay prompt: How has drunk driving affected car accident victims? What are some of the ways this could be prevented? What can you as an individual do to improve road safety? We would be happy to offer all three scholarships to your pool of students. If this fits your required criteria and if The Ohio State University Fisher College of Business is interested

    Drones Inspector Annual Scholarship

    Eligibility Requirements

    In order to participate in the scholarship contest, applicants must meet the following criteria:

    •        Must be currently attending or planning to attend a college or university during the 2017 academic year.
    •        Must be in good academic standing with your current educational institution.
    •        Must apply to the contest via email and provide full name, address, and the name of the institution they are attending or plan to attend.
    •        Must provide a written essay by the deadline of December 1st, 2017
    •        A winner will be chosen on December 15th, 2017.

    The Future Leaders in Retail Scholarship

    We recently launched an annual $1,000 scholarship offer available to Fisher College of Business students who intend to pursue a career in the retail industry. Applicants may be undergraduates or graduates majoring in Marketing, Advertising, Business Management, Retail Management, Fashion, Merchandising or a related field:

    George Sink, P.A Injury Lawyers Veterans & Military Family Scholarship

    The team at George Sink, P.A. Injury Lawyers values military members’ service to our nation. It is a profound, yet often overlooked sacrifice. In recognition of our nation’s servicemembers and their families, twice per year our firm bestows a $1,000 scholarship upon a hard-working U.S. college student who is an active duty servicemember, a veteran, or a spouse or child of an active duty or retired service member. High school seniors and graduates as well as undergraduate and graduate students may apply.

    Headphones Helper Scholarship

    This is an effort from Headphones Helper to bring out the best minds in creative writing by providing a platform enabling budding and experienced writers to showcase their skills to the online community and by extension, the global audience.

    We have set up this unique Online Marketing Scholarship for Undergraduate students and even Post Graduate Students with a keen interest in eCommerce and Entrepreneurship. The winner of the scholarship will be awarded $500.

    iCompareFX USA Scholarship

    iCompareFX is offering a scholarship of US $1000 towards a student's’ tuition and living fees.  We understand the difficulty and hardship students face and the importance of education in shaping our future leaders.  We want to assist the next generation of students reach their full potential through our scholarship and help shape a better United States of America.

    Improving Senior Living Scholarship

    We are awarding a $1000 scholarship to one student in any major who can express a direct relation to senior care and explain how to improve the field with their field of study. This scholarship was created to be awarded in 2017, but our goal is to continue to offer the scholarship annually. After this year we aim to create more awareness to our scholarship and to increase the award as the scholarship grows.

    Injury Trial Lawyers, APC Scholarship

    Insight Into Diversity Global Engagement Scholarship

    FileInsight into Diversity Global Engagement Scholarship

    Jane M. Klausman Women In Business Scholarship

    DUE: May 15, 2017
    No late applications will be accepted.

    John W. Tumelty Cancer Survivor College Scholarship

    John W. Tumelty is offering a $1,000 Cancer Survivor scholarship.

    The John Foy & Associates Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship

    Deadlines for Application: December 15, 2017
    Here at John Foy & Associates, we are known as the “Strong Arm of Georgia”. We are a tough Georgia law firm that will fight to the finish for our clients. But our associates know that not every battle is fought in the courtroom. Fighting a disease requires more than a legal “Strong Arm”—it requires a dedicated team of medical staff, loved ones and countless more. Fighting leukemia requires determination, drive and diligence in both the patient and the patient’s loved ones. Often, the battle is a solitary one, isolating the patient and family. Our firm associates recognize this. That’s why we are delighted to offer the 3rd bi-annual John Foy & Associates “Strong Arm” Leukemia Scholarship. Our $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to one college student who has battled leukemia or whose life has been affected by it.

    KitchenetteJen Annual Academic Scholarship

    The opportunity is addressed to people studying for their degrees in Journalism, Marketing & Communication, and Creative Writing. However, we will be accepting applications from students enrolled in other courses, as well.

    Litner & Deganian College Scholarship

    At Litner + Deganian, we understand the financial burdens associated with obtaining an education beyond high school, which is why we are pleased to offer a $2,500 scholarship award to the winner of our annual scholarship contest. With the creation of this scholarship award, we want to help the next generation of students realize their educational and professional goals. $1500 Scholarship

    Our scholarship is called “ $1500 Scholarship” and it is designed to help the students in multiple areas. Our website is about market research and market news. We would love to offer a yearly scholarship of $1000 and $500 to the right candidates.

    Marketing Automation Scholarship

    We have created our “Marketing Automation Scholarship” program to help students with the passion for Internet Marketing with a 1000$ to go towards their education fees.This scholarship will be an Ongoing Scholarship with a 1000$ reward every 6 months to 1 year depending on the number of applicants.

    Minority Scholarship is excited to offer an annual scholarship to minority students who are currently attending an accredited university and have completed 1 semester. This scholarship is merit based, requires an essay submission, and the winning applicant will receive $500 dollars towards their cost of education.

    National Founder's Undergraduate Business Student Scholarship

    Brown, PC is now accepting applications for the firm's National Founder's Scholarship, a $500 stipend which will be awarded to a current U.S. undergraduate student earning their bachelor's degree in business, with a demonstrated interest in entrepreneurship. The award will be paid directly to the student, and can be used for any expenses related to undergraduate education, including but not limited to tuition, room, board, books, or commuting expenses.

    The National Scholarship for Immigrants and Refugees

    The National Scholarship for Immigrants and Refugees is awarded to immigrants and first-generation U.S. citizens, providing an opportunity for them to fulfill their American Dream, within their field of interest. This scholarship would include $1,200 per year for up to one academic year and can be used at any accredited public, private, technical college or university in the United States. A minimum of one award will be made each year.

    NEO RIMS Scholarship

    The Northeast Ohio chapter of the Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) is currently accepting applications for college scholarships for the 2017-18 academic year. Scholarships are intended for students from Northeast Ohio, who are studying or interested in a career in risk management or the insurance industry

    Nomad Capitalist Scholarship

    Nomad Capitalist is looking to inspire the next generation of global citizens by encouraging students to think globally and study business. As part of this commitment, we are proud to announce an annual $1,000 scholarship for business students. If you plan to study business, or are currently enrolled, you may apply for this scholarship. Annual Scholarship strives to bridge the gap between science and its aficionados. We often publish articles about microscopes, telescopes, binoculars, as well as a broad array of lab equipment. Our background allows us to do our research in an efficient manner so that we are able to recommend products and services that truly are critically acclaimed.

    Because education is a major part of our lives, we have decided to organize an annual scholarship consisting of a prize of $1,000 that will be awarded to one winner. If you’re fascinated by various science domains, are a student currently living in the United States, and would like to benefit from extra finances for buying books or your tuition

    OSCPA's Scholarship

    Each scholarship is $2,000 and we typically award around 30 students each year.

    Outdoor Enthusiast Scholarship

    Our scholarship is available for university and college students from the USA, UK, Canada, Australia and New Zealand

    The Paramount Builders, Inc. Scholarship 

    At Paramount Builders, Inc., we are deeply committed to the youth in our community and ensuring they have the opportunity to pursue a higher education, and we are dedicated to sharing this scholarship with as many students as possible

    Power Your Education Scholarship Program

    The RSM US Foundation will award 10 students with a $10,000 scholarship for the 2017/2018 academic year along with an invitation to participate in RSM's externship (Pathways) program this summer. Applications are due by Tuesday, February 28, 2017.

    Every day, RSM professionals deliver The Power of Being Understood® to today's middle market leaders, globally. Through this scholarship program, they are proud to support you – the leaders of tomorrow.

    Prospanica Foundation Scholarship

    Our community needs the next generation of change agents who are ready to chart a bold, new future. That’s why our scholarship targets students who see the big picture and are eager to share their influence across the Hispanic community. Is this you? If so, you owe it to yourself and our community to join Prospanica and apply for a scholarship today!

    Reborn Cabinets Scholarship

    At Reborn Cabinets, we see potential everywhere we look. It’s our specialty and we’ve become quite good at it. Every kitchen counter, bathroom vanity, or living room wall can be a stunning expression of beauty and sophistication. It just takes a little vision and a bit of hard work. Seeing the look on homeowners’ faces when potential becomes reality is one of our greatest pleasures. Nothing compares to the thrill of exceeded expectations or the satisfaction of a job well-done.

    Which is why we’re so excited to announce our annual $1,000 college scholarship for one U.S. undergraduate pursuing a degree in business, management, or some other related field. Show us your potential and we’ll help you achieve your dreams!

    Risk Management and Insurance Scholarship

    In an effort to inspire college and university students to study and pursue careers in risk management and insurance, The Griffith Insurance Education Foundation oversees multiple scholarship opportunities throughout the year. Annual Scholarship Program is proud to announce its first ever scholarship to encourage and help students reaching their dreams.

    Runabees Scholarship

    An award for those students who help us raise awareness of the importance of physical fitness.

    Scarlet & Gay Deadline March 1st

    Scarlet & Gay: The Ohio State LGBTQ Alumni Society, is dedicated to making studying at The Ohio State University a financial reality for more LGBTQ students and their allies.  

    We offer nine scholarships to undergraduate students, including one that is dedicated to a student who will be beginning their education at Ohio State for the 2017-2018 school year. Additional scholarships exist for LGBTQ students who plan to study music, who have financial need, who have worked in the HIV/ AIDS community or who are living with HIV/AIDS.  

    The scholarships range from $1,500 - $2,500 each and will be awarded to students who have demonstrated involvement and dedication to the LGBTQ community. 

    Shaving Solution Marketing Scholarship

    We've recently launched a marketing scholarship contest for U.S. registered students. The prize is $500 and all participants must submit their applications until September 1st, 2018.


    Slumber Search Disrupt Scholarship

    We're excited to announce our 2nd annual $1,000 scholarship for 2018-2019 open to Ohio State Business students. Scholarship is excited to share our new scholarships we are offering to students pursuing an undergraduate degree. wants to assist in furthering the educational opportunities for women and historically underrepresented students. These scholarships each give one lucky student $500 to help with their tuition. 


    StudySoup Scholarship

    SurveysSay Yearly Marketing Scholarship

    We are awarding a $1,000 scholarship to any currently enrolled students with a major or minor in Marketing, Business, Economics, IT, Communication, Advertising. Also open to high school students with acceptance letter to a college or university and with intentions to study in an aforementioned field. We're looking for applicants that are business-minded, like to think creatively, and embrace innovation in business. 

    T.E. Miller Scholarship 

    This scholarship was established by The Linda & Michael Stickney Foundation.  Michael is the Broker of NorthSteppe Realty, and the great-great grandson of Thomas Ewing Miller.  In its first year, this scholarship fund is to commemorate Thomas Ewing Miller’s 125th anniversary of his Presidency and membership to the Board of Trustees to The Ohio State University.·   Applicant must have achieved sophomore status or higher at The Ohio State University

         ·   Applicant must specialize (major or minor) in Real Estate, within the Finance Department of the Fisher College of Business 
         ·   Applicant must have at least a 2.75 grade point average
         ·   Applicant must be working through college (PT or FT)

    Techtyche Digital Media Scholarship

    This scholarship is valued at 1000 USD and is meant for all high school, trade school, college or university students who have interest in “Digital Media”. The students can participate regardless of their academic discipline.

    Thomas Law Offices Scholarship

    We would like to inform you that Thomas Law Offices, a personal injury law firm in Louisville, Kentucky, is very excited to let you know that we will be offering another scholarship opportunity to students for Spring 2018. We would love to offer this scholarship opportunity to your current and prospective students again.

    TopSecurityReview Scholarship

    This year, TopSecurityReview is starting its annual scholarship program in which one university student will receive $1,000 for effectively promoting home security and safety through writing.

    Trading Club Scholarship

    The scholarship is open to all US students between the ages of 19-24. All subject fields are welcome but those studying economics, business or finance will get the most out of it. 

    The deadline is the 1st of December 2017. Students can apply by sending an email to

    The Value Penguin Scholarship

    The $2,000 scholarship is open to all U.S. undergraduate students and the deadline to apply is December 15th.

    Urban & Taylor Scholarship

    WICPA Educational Foundation's College Scholarship

    The WICPA Educational Foundation’s College Scholarship Program is available for the U.S. students who are from accounting majors to assist in the last year of the 150-Hour requirement and are residents of Wisconsin.

    Women in Marketing Scholarship

    We’re looking for a sophomore or upperclassman who is both inspired and inspiring and will use her knowledge and passion to succeed in our field of results-driven digital marketing.

    Young Writers Scholarship

    GoStartABlog was created as a way for us to give back to the writing community that has given us so much over the years. Writing has given us the freedom to do what we love every day and we share all of our techniques with others through this website.