BGSU Choose Ohio First Scholarships

The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Choose Ohio First Scholarship program aims to recruit high-achieving students who intend to major in STEM-related majors. This opportunity provides students with a scholarship as well as unique educational and advising experiences for their academic and career success.

How to Apply

The deadline to apply is Jan. 18, 2023. You must be admitted to BGSU in order to qualify.

You will be notified in late February or early March if you have been selected.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be an Ohio resident.
  • Must have a high school GPA of 3.0 or higher.
  • Must be an incoming freshman.
  • Must be pursuing a STEM-related major.

Please note: Preference will be given to students from historically marginalized groups.

Scholarship Details

The STEM Choose Ohio First Scholarship does not cover general fees. The awarded amount varies but may be combined with other BGSU scholarships, up to the cost of full tuition. Awards are for one academic year. The scholarship award may be renewed but is not guaranteed. All renewals are at the discretion of the scholarship committee.

Once awarded, the scholarship is potentially renewable for three additional years if the criteria are met.

Accepted Majors

  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Electronics and Computer Engineering Technology
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Forensic Science
  • Mechatronics
  • Nursing
  • Pre-Physical Therapy
  • Software Engineering
  • Statistics
  • Systems Engineering

For more information, contact:
Office of Student Financial Aid and Scholarships

Updated: 12/16/2022 08:41AM