Application Process

Getting Started on the Northwest Ohio Scholarship Fund Application Process

Do you qualify for an NOSF scholarship?

There are several requirements that must be met to qualify for tuition assistance:

  • Must be a resident in Allen, Crawford, Defiance, Erie, Fulton, Hancock, Henry, Huron, Lucas, Ottawa, Paulding, Putnam, Richland, Sandusky, Seneca, Van Wert, Williams, Wood or Wyandot Counties
  • Children must be entering into the K-8 grade for the 2017-2018 school year
  • Income and household size must meet requirements (see below)

Income Eligibility for the 2017-2018 School Year

Find your income on this chart, and note the percentage of tuition for which you qualify, according to your household size (includes children and adults in house). The maximum scholarship amount is $1,500. Please remember that each family must pay at least $500 towards tuition. 

 

Maximum Income Based on Total Annual 2016 Income

House size

up to 75%

up to 50%

up to 25%

2

Up to $16,020

$16,021 - $29,637

$29,638 - $43,254

3

Up to $20,160

$20,161 - $37,296

$37,297 - $54,432

4

Up to $24,300

$24,301 - $44,955

$44,956 - $65,610

5

Up to $28,440

$28,441 - $52,614

$52,615 - $76,788

6

Up to $32,580

$32,581 - $60,273

$60,274 - $87,966

7

Up to $36,730

$36,731 - $67,951

$67,952 - $99,171

8

Up to $40,890

$40,891 - $75,647

$75,648 - $110,403

 

For each additional

For each additional

For each additional

 

child add $4,160

child add $7,696

child add $11,232

 

NOSF is no longer accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year.  Be sure to check the NOSF website after October 1, 2017, to apply for the 2018-2019 school year.