Ohio FCCLA Endowment annually awards ten $500.00 scholarships. Candidates applying may attend a certificated program, technical school, a two-year post- secondary school or a four-year post- secondary school.
Applicants need only submit one form to apply for all available scholarships. The selection committee will determine the appropriate recipients for each scholarship based upon the submitted application and interview.
Adel Riegel Scholarship – $500
Adel Riegel was the FHA and FHA/HERO state adviser who demonstrated tremendous leadership guidance. This scholarship will be granted to a member majoring in Family and Consumer Sciences Education who exhibits outstanding leadership qualities.
Jay Hershey Memorial Scholarship – $500
Jay Hersey was a founding member of Ohio FCCLA Endowment who served Ohio FCCLA for over 25 years. This scholarship will be granted to a member who exemplifies well-rounded FCCLA involvement through projects focusing on family, school and community.
Clifford Collins Scholarship – $500
Clifford Collins, known as “Poppy”, for his presence at local, state, and national FCCLA meetings . This scholarship will be granted to a member who exemplifies personal growth throughout their Ohio FCCLA journey.
Lindsey Platfoot Memorial Scholarship – $500
Lindsey Platfoot, a former state and national officer, realized the importance of Ohio FCCLA and giving back to the community. This scholarship will be granted to a member who exemplifies an exuberance for life through supporting Ohio FCCLA. This scholarship was underwritten by Clifford Collins.
Paulette Farago Honorary Scholarship – $500
Paulette Farago was a founding member of Ohio FCCLA Endowment and served as past Ohio FCCLA state adviser. This scholarship will be granted to a member who exemplifies dedication to Ohio FCCLA through outstanding leadership activities.
Ohio FCCLA State Degree Scholarship – $500
The Ohio FCCLA State Degree is the highest honor awarded to members who demonstrate commitment to the organization while making significant accomplishments through their Ohio FCCLA journey. This scholarship will be granted to a member who is awarded the State Degree based upon academics, Ohio FCCLA involvement, leadership, career goals and school and community involvement.
Ohio FCCLA Endowment Scholarship – $500
The Endowment holds three un-named scholarships to be awarded to Ohio FCCLA members. Scholarships will be granted to members who exemplifies FCCLA involvement and career goals.
Ohio Alumni and Associates – $500
Ohio FCCLA Endowment scholarship recipients (two years from being awarded) may apply. This scholarship will be granted to a member who remains active with Ohio FCCLA supporting chapter members, Executive Council and state programming.