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Hocking College Offering Scholarships for Local High School Graduates

by Melinda Casilli

Scholarships at Hocking College

Scholarships are free money that doesn't need to be paid back. According to thinkimpact.com, 58% of students in 2020 used scholarships to help pay for school. They also estimate that there are 1.7 million dollars in scholarships available to students. But many students aren't sure how to qualify for scholarships, where to find them, or how to apply. 

Hocking College Takes the Guesswork Out of Scholarships

At Hocking, students are automatically enrolled in many different scholarships when they apply to the college. Scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis. Currently, there are around 50 scholarships available. 

Think you can't afford college? Think again!

by Melinda Casilli

It's no surprise the cost of college has risen faster than inflation. So many students want to go to school but worry about the high price tag. Here at Hocking College, we’ll navigate the cost of college with you and your family. It doesn't have to be intimidating, and we are here to help.

Hocking College Foundation: Committed to Growing Careers and Changing Lives

by Stephanie DiFrancesco

The Hocking College Foundation is a not-for-profit 501(c)(3) organization that works with members of the community to achieve and maintain excellence, undertake development programs and enhance the college’s educational and public service mission. The Foundation provides over 50 scholarships and is responsible for the coordination of philanthropic and fundraising initiatives within the private sector and external support for the college’s programs, students, faculty and staff. The mission of the Hocking College Foundation is to promote community awareness, build and nurture meaningful relationships, and connect community partners with giving opportunities that fulfill their philanthropic objectives while advancing the mission of Hocking College.

Hocking College Performing Arts Scholarship Open to all Students

by Hocking College Contributing Writer

So far this summer, Hocking College has awarded more than $10,000 in Performing Arts Scholarships for singers and musicians. "I'm not finished yet!," Emily Davis, Communications and Theatre Program Manager and head of performing arts, declared.

New Scholarship Created at Hocking College in Beloved Brewer’s Memory

by Matt Berry

One deserving student will earn a two-year full-tuition scholarship in the memory of a beloved Ohio brewer.

9 Myths About the FAFSA Form and Applying for Aid

by Matt Berry

There’s so much information about financial aid for college that it can be hard to tell the difference between fact and fiction. We’ve got you covered! Here are some common myths — and the real scoop — about financial aid and the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form.

11 Common FAFSA Mistakes

by Matt Berry

The 2021–22 FAFSA was available beginning Oct. 1! If you plan to attend college between July 1, 2021, and June 30, 2022, fill out your FAFSA form as soon as possible!

The 2021–2022 FAFSA is Here! We Have the Tips to Help you Complete It

by Tracey A. Maine

Starting Oct. 1, 2020, the 2021-22 Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) form is available. If you need financial aid to help pay your educational costs, you should complete the FAFSA early to ensure you receive the maximum aid you are eligible for. 

Hocking College holds socially distant 50th anniversary graduation

by Matt Berry

NELSONVILLE, Ohio—Hocking College’s first graduation ceremony was held in a parking lot. Fifty years later, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the ceremony was back outside.

Hocking College grad helps search for Utah girl swept away by flood

by Matt Berry

NOTE: Kennedy Gulas received the Hocking Heroes Award for her actions at Little Wildhorse Canyon. The award recognizes alumni who do essential and extraordinary work in their communities and the world. If you’d like to nominate someone, visit the Hocking College Foundation website and fill out the Hocking Heroes Nomination Form

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