The OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship Program is available to children whose parent or legal guardian is a member in good standing of the Ohio Association of Public School Employees (OAPSE/AFSCME Local 4/AFL-CIO). Under the program, scholarships of $2,500.00 each are awarded to at least one winner from each of the ten (10) OAPSE Districts selected from the applicants who meet the eligibility requirements.
Any graduating high school senior who is a daughter or son of an active OAPSE/AFSCME member or whose legal guardian is an active OAPSE/AFSCME member and who intends to enroll in a full-time degree program in any two (2) or four (4) year accredited university, college, business or technical school is eligible to apply for a scholarship. The scholarships may be used for any field of study.
To be eligible, all information or supportive documentation requested in the application must be received by the committee by March 1 each year.
Members, click here to download a current scholarship application.
OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit corporation established to raise funds to provide college scholarships for children and dependents of OAPSE members. The Foundation was granted a tax-exempt status which means that contributions to the Foundation will be tax deductible to the donors.
Help support this effort. Make a donation today! Checks or money orders should be made payable to and sent to:
OAPSE/AFSCME Memorial Scholarship, Inc.
OAPSE/AFSCME State Office
6805 Oak Creek Drive
Columbus, OH 43229
For more information, contact the OAPSE/AFSCME State Office at (800) 786-2773.
Additional Scholarship Links
Several scholarship programs are available for AFSCME members and their children. Click on an individual scholarship from the list below to download an application and for information on requirements and deadlines.