Wednesday, 15 January 2014

Scholarships!

Applying to college? In high school and planning to go to college? Any kind of college thing ever?

Latin Student? Good.

Have I got something here for you.



It's a pain to sift through college website after college website trying to find information about degree programs, majors, scholarships, applications... Its rough. I know.

The OSCL decided to lend a friendly hand. We (with some help from a few invaluable sources) compiled a list of all the schools in Ohio that offer scholarships to their Latin, Greek, and classics students, as well as several outside organizations that offer classics scholarships. Most, if not all of these, are available to high school seniors entering college in the coming fall.

So why not take a chance? Follow your passion. You could get money for school for it. 



Here we go!


First of all, here is a link to the Ohio Classical Conference's list of colleges and universities in Ohio that have classics programs. (I owe a lot to the OCC for this blog post. The idea, as well as a few points in the right direction, came from their website. Round of applause for you, you wonderful classicists.)


The following are the scholarships offered by universities on that list. I've made it so you can click on the purplish words, and it'll take you to the applicable website. You're welcome.

In alphabetical order:

Bowling Green State University:


      Given to a junior or senior in the university (not necessarily a classics major!) who is knowledgable about and interested in classics.


Case Western Reserve University:
Three departmental awards: 
The Crawford Summer Scholarship to the American School of Classical Studies in Athens
The Abraham Lincoln Fuller Prizes for excellence in the study of Greek or Latin

The Emma Maud Perkins Prize for excellence in classical studies

CWRU also offers a group acting contest for high school students, for which there are prizes. 

University of Cincinnati:


Semple Scholarship
     A special program for classics students which pays most (if not all) of tuition. 

John Carroll University:

This is a 4 year, full tuition scholarship, for incoming freshman who have studied Latin and intend to major in Classical Languages. 


Miami University:
  
A number of departmental awards:

Bishop Prize in Latin, in honor of Robert H. Bishop II, by alumni

Bishop-Elliott Prize in Classical Humanities, in memory of Robert H. Bishop II, class of 1831, and Professor Charles Elliott

Elliott Prize in Greek, in memory of Professor Charles Elliott, by John B. Smith, class of 1858
Henry Montgomery Classics Scholarship
Henry Montgomery Travel Award
Marilyn Wade-Duff Scholarship



Miami is also home to the American Classical League offices, so thats pretty cool.


Oberlin College:

This prize is actually open to all undergrad and graduate students in North America, not just students at Oberlin. The $1,500 prize is for the best paper that explores 'any risky or marginal field of classical studies'. Cool.

Oberlin also runs a pretty cool classics tumblrand they took a bust of Homer around campus on a hilarious journey, which is definitely worth looking at.

Ohio State University: 
          This award is given to an undergraduate student studying Latin or Greek. 
A merit-based scholarship support to outstanding majors in Greek or Latin, with preference for students of Latin.
OSU also offers specific classics scholarships for study abroad, graduate students, and papers. Check those out here.
Wright State University:


Both scholarships are open to all classics majors. Amounts TBD, but it's usually between $500 and $1,000.



If I linked something wrong, gave bad information, forgot something, added something I shouldn't have, etc. PLEASE let me know. I want this to be accurate! Especially if I overlooked any colleges!



Onto outside scholarships! 
These are given out by different organizations that promote the classics. 





These two are more Ohio centered:


         -This $1500 scholarship is awarded to a student actively taking steps to a career in teaching Latin. The student must be either a graduate of an Ohio high school, or attending an Ohio college.

  -This $1,500 scholarship is given to an Ohio high school senior who plans to study Latin or Greek. The award will be continued through 3 years if the requirements are continuously fulfilled.


Have I mentioned that I love the OCC? Because I do. 




The National Junior Classical League offers 11 scholarships that can be used at any university. Awesome.

They are as follows: 

Belle Gould NJCL Scholarship: $1,500
Jessie Chambers NJCL Scholarship:$1,500
Rhea Miller NJCL Scholarship:$1,500
Red & Rhea Miller NJCL Scholarship:$1,500
Sr. Jeanette Plante Scholarship:$1,500
Renata Motiu Scholarship:$1,200
Margaret & Eugene Halligan NJCL Scholarship:$1,500
Maureen O'Donnell NJCL Scholarship:$1,500
Susan and Dennis Webb Scholarship:$2,500
Chester Tylinski Scholarship:$1,250
Doris L. Kays Scholarship:$1,500

and are all based on financial need, JCL service at local, state, and national levels, academic record, recommendations from teachers, principals, counselors, and other adults, and special consideration is given to those applicants who intend to teach Latin, Greek, or the Classical Humanities.
(The link for all of them is the same, so I'll just link to it here.)

Contests:

The National Latin Exam offers prizes to exemplary students. 


The Medusa Exam tests students on their knowledge of mythology, and offers several prizes

Not going to school in Ohio? The fantastic people at the OCC have done yet another awesome thing. There is a list on their web page of colleges across the U.S. that offer classics scholarships, or have exceptional departments. Definitely worth a look. 


So there we have it. A guide to the classics scholarships available in the great state of Ohio. Don't say I never did nothing for you. 



*Again, PLEASE let me know if you find any kind of errors, including omissions, or other sources of scholarships.*

Acknowledgments to the OCC, Larry Dean, Bob White, Stergios Lazos, and the rest of the OSCL board for their help on this.  


















28 comments:

  1. banyak yang menarik silahkan kunjungi www.ayamsabung.com

    ReplyDelete
  2. Negara Filipina Sangat Dikenal Dengan Kota Terbesar yang Mengakses Situs Judi Ayam Dari Offline Maupun Online, ayam bangkok adu Adalah Salah Satu Dari Agen Terbesar Situs Judi Sabung Ayam Online, Kami Ingin Menawarkan Product Sabung ayam Sv388 & S128 : REGISTER Gratis dan Untuk taruhan ayam bangkok adu Min Bet 20ribu, BBM: D1A1E6DF/ Wa: 081377055002/ Line: cs_bolavita

    ReplyDelete
  3. Mau Banyak Bonus?, Yuk Gabung Disini >> permainan ayam

    ReplyDelete
  4. Uih gan. Zaman Now ayam sekarang bisa youtube adu ayam jg gan, WKWK :)

    ReplyDelete

  5. Modal 20rb Bisa Dapat Jutaan Rupiah

    Pasti Gak Percaya?

    Gak Maksa sih, Tapi Kalau Pengen Ikutan Juga, cek DISINI aja


    (BBM) : AGENS128
    (WhatsApp) : 087789221725
    (LINE) : AGENS1288

    ReplyDelete
  6. This website can live streaming , you can join at my site :
    agen judi online terpercaya
    Prediksi Bola

    Thank you
    agenpialaeropa.net

    ReplyDelete
  7. Nikmati Promo BOnus Flash Deposit Sepesial Setiap Hari Jumat!!!
    Ayo Gabung sekarang dan langsung Claim Bonus Nya... Hanya setiap Hari Jumat ya...

    Syaratnya mudah kok, Untuk Info Lengkap Hubungi:
    WA : 0812-2222-995
    Line : cs_bolavita
    Link : www,855sm.live

    Ayo Segera Bergabung Bersama kami Dan Nikmati Bonus nya....

    ReplyDelete
  8. Mari Bergabung Bersama Kami Di Situs jelita88 , Situs Tersebut Merupakan Salah Satu Agen Slot Terpercaya Dan Situs Judi Slot Di Indonesia Dan Terbaik , Soal Kemenangan Tidak Perlu Khawatir , Menang Berapapun akan kami bayar.

    Untuk Info Lebih Lanjut Silahkan Hubungi Kontak Dibawah :
    Whatsapp : +6281358840484
    Livechat : https://jelita88.com/
    Link Alternatif : csncasino.com
    Link Alternatif : raja88.co
    Link Alternatif : Agen Slot Terbaik

    ReplyDelete
  9. GABUNG BERSAMA KAMI DI MUSEUMBOLA, BANDAR TERPERCAYA DAN TERBAIK DI ASIA.
    SILAHKAN AKSES LINK KAMI DI https://museumbola.com/register
    DENGAN 1 USERID BISA BERMAIN BANYAK PERMAINAN .
    ADD WHATSAPP OFFICIAL KAMI +6283157394921 AGAR BISA DI BANTU PENDAFTARAN USERID ANDA.
    DAN MENANGKAN BANYAK HADIAH DAN BONUS DI SITUS KAMI YA BOSKUU!

    ReplyDelete
  10. GABUNG BERSAMA KAMI DI MUSEUMBOLA, BANDAR TERPERCAYA DAN TERBAIK DI ASIA.
    SILAHKAN AKSES LINK KAMI DI https://museumbola.com/register
    DENGAN 1 USERID BISA BERMAIN BANYAK PERMAINAN .
    ADD WHATSAPP OFFICIAL KAMI +6283157394921 AGAR BISA DI BANTU PENDAFTARAN USERID ANDA.
    DAN MENANGKAN BANYAK HADIAH DAN BONUS DI SITUS KAMI YA BOSKUU!

    ReplyDelete
  11. Nikmati Bonus Menarik Dari MUSEUMBOLA Sekarang...
    -Nikmati Bous New member 20%
    -Nikmati Bonus Cashback Hingga 10%
    -Nikmati Juga Bonus jackpot Hingga Ratusan juta Rupiah Setiap harinya...

    Info Lengkap Hubungi:
    WA : +6283157394921
    Line : cs_museumbola
    Link : www.museumbola.site

    TERIMA KASIH

    ReplyDelete
  12. Bandar Judi Kasino Online yang menyediakan Deposit menggunakan Pulsa,ovo,Linksaja,Dana, segera daftarkan diri anda bersama kami menuju kemenangan JACKPOT terbesar anda di situs resmi kami hanya di www.museumbola.site / www.museumbola.me

    LINK ALTERNATIF : WWW.MUSEUMBOLA.SITE
    ATAU BISA KLIK LINK ==> museumbola.site/register
    ATAU BISA JUGA DI ADD WHATSAPP OFFICIAL KAMI YA
    WA = +6283157394921 => HANYA INI KONTAK RESMI MUSEUMBOLA

    ReplyDelete
  13. Bandar Judi Kasino Online yang menyediakan Deposit menggunakan Pulsa,ovo,Linksaja,Dana, segera daftarkan diri anda bersama kami menuju kemenangan JACKPOT terbesar anda di situs resmi kami hanya di www.museumbola.site / www.museumbola.me

    LINK ALTERNATIF : WWW.MUSEUMBOLA.SITE
    ATAU BISA KLIK LINK ==> museumbola.site/register
    ATAU BISA JUGA DI ADD WHATSAPP OFFICIAL KAMI YA
    WA = +6283157394921 => HANYA INI KONTAK RESMI MUSEUMBOLA

    ReplyDelete
  14. MUSEUMBOLA ADALAH WEBSITE JUDI KASINO ONLINE,SPORTSBOOK,TOGEL,SABUNG AYAM,POKER DLL
    MUSEUMBOLA WEBSITE JUDI GAME PALING TERLENGKAP.
    SUPPORT DEPOSIT VIA PULSA,OVO,LINKAJA,DANA,GOPAY DLL
    SUPPORT BANK BCA,BRI,BNI,MANDIRI,CIMB,DANAMON,JENIUS BTPN,BTN,NOBU, SUPPORT SEMUA BANK
    HUB WHATSAPP OFFICIAL KAMI PERIHAL PENDAFTARAN +6283157394921
    ATAU BISA LANSUNG DAFTAR DI LINK >> www.museumbola.site/?ref=museumbola

    ReplyDelete
  15. BANDAR KASINO VIA OVO PULSA BANK DLL WWW.MUSEUMBOLA.SITE
    SEGERA DAFTARKAN DIRI ANDA KLIK LINK ==> www.museumbola.site/?ref=museumbola
    ATAU BISA DIBANTU DAFTARKAN USERID ANDA DENGAN CS KAMI YANG PALING RAMAH SEDUNIA
    SILAHKAN DI ADD WHATSAPP OFFICIAL KAMI HANYA DI +6283157394921
    TERIMA KASIH DAN SALAM JP BOSKU!

    ReplyDelete
  16. segera bergabung bersama kita dan nikmati bonus-bonusnya hanya untuk pemain museumbola saja ya.
    bisa di klik link,lansung daftarkan diri anda ==>> www.museumbola.site/?ref=museumbola
    Atau bisa dibantu daftarkan userid anda dengan CS kami yang ramah di Whastapp official kami hanya di +6283157394921
    Di Tunggu kehadiran nya ya bosku :)

    ReplyDelete
  17. MUSEUMBOLA AGEN JUDI CASINO TERBAIK DAN TERPERCAYA MENYEDIAKAN BONUS HARIAN 5% , SETIAP HARI NYA.
    Bonus Next Deposit 5%
    1. Promosi ini hanya berlaku untuk Member yang telah terdaftar di Museumbola
    2. Minimal deposit untuk claim bonus 100.000
    3. Maximal bonus yang diberikan 3.000.000
    4. Bonus diberikan hanya 1 kali dalam sehari ( Wajib Claim )
    5. Bonus berlaku untuk semua game yang tersedia di Museumbola
    6. Syarat withdraw Turn Over 5x dari nilai Deposit + Bonus ( tidak capai TO Bonus tarik 20% dari total credit )
    7. Maximal Bet sesuai dari nilai Deposit + Bonus. Jika ada yang melanggar maka TO tidak Terhitung
    8. Diwajibkan untuk melakukan konfirmasi ke Live Chat, Sebelum credit dimainkan
    9. Apabila sudah mengambil promo ini. maka tidak akan mendapatkan bonus Cashback lagi
    10. Dilarang Bet Mixparlay / kiri-kanan dengan player lain, Jika melanggar maka bonus akan ditarik kembali beserta hasil kemenangan

    segera bergabung bersama kita dan nikmati bonus-bonusnya hanya untuk pemain museumbola saja ya.
    bisa di klik link,lansung daftarkan diri anda ==>> www.museumbola.site/?ref=museumbola
    Atau bisa dibantu daftarkan userid anda dengan CS kami yang ramah di Whastapp official kami hanya di +6283157394921
    Di Tunggu kehadiran nya ya bosku :)

    ReplyDelete
  18. Bonus Cashback 5 - 15 % Setiap Minggu
    1. Semua member Museumbola berhak mendapatkan bonus Cashback 5% - 15%
    • Bonus Cashback 5% Dengan Minimal Kekalahan 100.000
    • Bonus Cashback 10% Dengan Minimal Kekalahan 30.000.000
    • Bonus Cashback 15% Dengan Minimal Kekalahan 50.000.000
    3. Bonus hanya berlaku untuk permainan Sportbook ( Ubobet, Sbobet, CMD368 )
    2. Cashback di hitung dari total kekalahan dalam 1 minggu ( Senin-Minggu ) dan Bonus Cashback dibagikan setiap hari SELASA
    3. Bonus Cashback dapat langsung di withdraw tanpa syarat
    4. Bonus Cashback hanya berlaku untuk memeber yang tidak mengikuti bonus apapun di Museumbola
    segera bergabung bersama kita dan nikmati bonus-bonusnya hanya untuk pemain museumbola saja ya.
    bisa di klik link,lansung daftarkan diri anda ==>> www.museumbola.site/?ref=museumbola
    Atau bisa dibantu daftarkan userid anda dengan CS kami yang ramah di Whastapp official kami hanya di +6283157394921
    Di Tunggu kehadiran nya ya bosku :)

    ReplyDelete
  19. Yuk di add pin WA: +628122222995
    Sabung ayam online dan semua jenis permainan judi online ..
    Semua bonus menarik kami berikan setiap hari nya ... :)
    www,bolavita, ltd sabung ayam pw

    ReplyDelete