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. All recipients for the 2018-2019 academic year have been selected.  Receipt of a Fisher scholarship in a previous academic year does not guarantee an award for 2019-2020.   All Fisher recipients are selected from the Fisher College Merit and Need-Based Scholarship Applications, found below. 

All Fisher students are encouraged to also complete the University Application for Special Scholarships 2019-2020. The priority application date is February 1, 2019 for all University 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 2019. Awards may be renewable, as determined by the selection committee.  There is no application for incoming student Fisher College scholarships.  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 2019-2020. The priority application date is Feb 1, 2019 for all students (application available on or after August 1, 2018).


    Eligibility and notification of scholarship awards, current Ohio State Students

    All 2018-2019 Fisher College scholarship recipients have been selected.  All funds have been disbursed for the 2018-2019 academic year. 

    Fisher College applications for the 2019-2020 academic year will be available December 1, 2018.

    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 2018. 

    2. Be admitted to Fisher College major & specialization by spring 2019. 

    3. Be graduating SU19, AU19, SP20, SU20, AU20 or SP21 (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 2019-2020 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 2018.

    4. Completion of a minimum of 12 letter-graded credit hours at Ohio State at the end of autumn 2018.

    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 23.

    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.

    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.

    Altex Design Web Scholarship

    Ambient Edge Students Affected By Cancer Scholarship

    American Sign Scholarship

    AudioReputation Scholarship

    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”. Wealth Wise Scholarship

    We recently launched an annual $1,000 scholarship that's available for the OSU Fisher College of Business to share with students

    Beldon Scholarship

    At Beldon, we believe excellence is achieved from hard work and an unwavering dedication to learning something new, every day. We are proud to provide an annual scholarship to students who are determined to achieve a higher education, by alleviating their financial burdens.

    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. 

    Bey & Associates Scholarship

    We are offering a once-yearly $1,000 scholarship to students who are currently attending or plan to attend their first year of college or graduate school in the upcoming semester. 

    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.

    The CellWaves Scholarship

    CellWaves is excited to offer this scholarship to a technologically minded undergraduate student each year.  We want to support the education of a deserving student who also shares our passion and curiosity for what wireless communications will become in the future.

    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 $1,500 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.

    Clutch Prep Scholarship

    Clutch Prep is proud to support future business professionals. We, as a company, recognize the importance of entrepreneurs and those trying to succeed in the business field. We are proud to offer a $500 scholarship to one student who shows passion & commitment to their business education.

    Concussion Awareness Scholarship

    Corban Gunn Scholarship

    The Create and Go Design Your Future Scholarship

    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.

    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.

    DECASO Scholarship

    We award $2,500 to deserving students each year with our Future Quest Scholarship, open to students of any major

    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.

    Dreambox Media Online Marketing Scholarship

    Dreambox Media is a reputed Social Media marketing and promotion company specializing in Online marketing solutions all over the world. To help to the students who have a passion for social media and give them more chances to realize their hopes, we have opened our annual DreamBox Media scholarship program.

    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.

    Entrepreneurial Scholarship

    FamilyAssets 2019 Scholarship

    FamilyAssets is proud to be offering a $3,000 scholarshipfor one eligible student during  2019 that has provided care to an elderly family member or volunteered providing care in a community setting.

    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.

    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

    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

    The LatamReady Business Technology Scholarship

    We at LatamReady would like to present you with our new scholarship opportunity available to Latin American students at Fisher College of Business.


    Loss Angeles DUI Attorney Diabetes Scholarship $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.

    The Mason Finance Life Settlement Awareness Scholarship

    Medical Malpractice Help Community Service Scholarship

    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.

    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

    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!

    The Protoly Scholarship

    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.

    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. ]

    The SecureCare65 Scholarship

    We are offering a scholarship to one undergraduate student who can best express in words, their thoughts regarding the planning for the future of their loved ones, in an engaging written piece.

    Senior Advice Caregiver Scholarship

    For students who have acted as caregiver to an adult relative in any capacity:

    Slumber Search Disrupt Scholarship

    We're excited to announce our 2nd annual $1,000 scholarship for 2018-2019 open to Ohio State Business students.

    Strong Arm Leukemia Scholarship 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

    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 Fall 2018. We would love to offer this scholarship opportunity to your current and prospective students again.

    The Travel Office Local Adventures Scholarship

    Students living in a new city may be experiencing new attractions, culture, and traditions. We’d love to hear their stories so far and are offering a scholarship to one undergraduate student which best highlights their city.

    Urban & Taylor Scholarship

    Welsh & Welsh Scholarship

    Welsh & Welsh PC, LLO, a law firm in Omaha, is continuing to offer our annual $1,000 scholarship opportunity to students for Fall 2019.

    Women In Technology Scholarship

    Young Entrepreneur Scholarship

    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.

    ZipRecruiter Scholarhip