SCHOLARSHIPS

A LONG TRADITION INVESTING IN OUR CHILDRENS' EDUCATION


College Scholarship program

The Wagnalls Memorial Foundation administers and awards various scholarships to local graduating seniors and college students who meet specific requirements. We are committed to providing area youth with incentives to pursue higher education and welcome donations from individuals and corporations to support the Wagnalls College Scholarship program.

Application period is February 1 to March 15.


Mabel Wagnalls Jones Scholarship

  • one $1,000 scholarship award, renewable for an additional 3 years for a total of $4,000
  • One scholarship will be awarded
  • Lithopolis or Bloom Township resident with preference to Lithopolis
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident and reside before September 1st of the year entering first grade
  • Must be a high school graduating senior
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 3.0
Learn more about Mabel Wagnalls Jones


Anna Wagnalls Scholarship

  • one $1,000 scholarship award
  • Scholarships awarded at the discretion of Scholarship Committee
  • Lithopolis or Bloom Township resident with preference to Lithopolis
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident (students and/or parents/guardians) and reside continuously in Bloom Township from 9th to 12th grade
  • Must be a high school graduating senior
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 3.0


Wagnalls Volunteer Scholarship

  • one $1,500 scholarship award
  • Scholarships awarded at the discretion of Scholarship Committee
  • Lithopolis or Bloom Township resident
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident (students and/or parents/guardians) and reside continuously in Bloom Township from 9th to 12th grade
  • Must be a high school graduating senior
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 3.0
  • Must include signed letter of reference outlining volunteer experience in application. Preference given to Wagnalls volunteers.


Wagnalls Educational, Cultural, and

Literary Arts Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarship award
  • Up to six scholarships will be awarded at the discretion of the Scholarship Committee for majors in education, literary arts, visual arts, performing arts, music, or horticulture
  • Lithopolis or Bloom Township resident
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident (students and/or parents/guardians) and reside continuously in Bloom Township from 9th to 12th grade
  • Must be a high school graduating senior
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 3.0


Style to a Tea Scholarship

  • one $500 scholarship award
  • Lithopolis or Bloom Township resident
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident (students and/or parents/guardians) and reside continuously in Bloom Township from 9th to 12th grade
  • Must be a high school graduating senior
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 3.0


American Legion Post 677 Scholarship

  • $1,000 scholarship awarded
  • Lithopolis or Bloom Township resident with preference to Lithopolis
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident (students and/or parents/guardians) and reside before September 1st of the year entering first grade
  • Bloom-Carroll graduating senior, or first-year student in any form of certified higher education
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 2.25


Charles V. Moore Scholarship

  • One $500 scholarship award
  • Requires applicant to be a Bloom Township resident (students and/or parents/guardians) and reside before September 1st of the year entering first grade
  • Canal Winchester or Bloom-Carroll graduating senior, or first-year college student
  • Rural Bloom Township student living outside Lithopolis village limits 
  • Requires application with a signed and notarized residency affidavit
  • minimum GPA 3.0
  • Learn more about Charles V. Moore


A.B. Hazel Weiser Scholarship

  • Two scholarship awards of $500 or one $1,000 scholarship award
  • Canal Winchester graduating senior, or first-year college student
  • Major in education
  • minimum GPA 3.0
  • Learn more about A.B. & Hazel Weiser