Nelson G. Peck, Jr. Memorial Scholarship

Minimum GPA: 2.5
Amount: $1,000
Field of Study: Engineering
College: Ohio University, Cuyahoga Community College
App Type: External

Purpose:  To provide scholarship support for a freshman at Ohio University or Cuyahoga Community College majoring in engineering. Must have a minimum 2.5 GPA (high school) and financial need. Preference given to graduates of the Cleveland Metropolitan School District and African-Americans.

For information and to apply, contact:  Financial aid offices at Ohio University or Cuyahoga Community College.

Please Note: The award for 2021-22 will be granted to an Ohio University student.  

Award process: Formal notification of award will be made by the Cleveland Foundation to the selected recipient(s). Awards will be paid to the school for the benefit of the student and must be applied to tuition, fees, books, supplies, and/or equipment required for coursework.

Recipient requirements:

  1. Maintain full-time enrollment status
  2. Email a grade report to the Scholarship team for each term (min 3.0 GPA in engineering required)
  3. A thank you note to the donors and selection committee members for this fund is not required but always appreciated and may be sent via email.

Renewable Award: This award will be renewed for a maximum of 2 total years support provided the student meets the scholarship requirements and funding remains available. See the Scholarship How to Apply web page for Renewal Instructions and deadline.