Submission Information


Scholarship Submission Requirements

  • Each application is posted via a website link within Survey Monkey
  • Each application must be completed in full and submitted by the deadline date.
  • Each applicant must submit their professional resume via email to the committee chair.

Scholarship Eligibility Information

Professional

  • Each applicant must be an ORSA member at the time of the current year's ORSA State Workshop.
  • Each applicant must be working as a professional at a State of Ohio academic institution or as a professional in the recreation industry in the State of Ohio.
  • Each applicant for the ORSA New Professional Scholarship must be attending the ORSA State Workshop for the first time as a professional member.

Student

  • Each applicant must be an ORSA member at the time of the current year's ORSA State Workshop.
  • Each applicant must be enrolled as an undergraduate student, graduate student, or intern/field experience student at a State of Ohio academic institution.
  • Each applicant must have a 2.5 cumulative grade point average of higher
  • Each applicant for the ORSA Extramural Student Scholarship must have participated in a significant role at an extramural event at an Ohio institution during the past academic year (i.e. tournament intern, host committee member, all-tournament committee member, officials’ committee member, etc.).

Scholarship Recipient Obligations

  • Each scholarship recipient needs to notify the committee chair if they are able or unable to attend the conference by the scholarship acceptance deadline.
  • Each scholarship recipient is expected to volunteer at the conference, lead on, or workshop they have won the award.  Examples of volunteering include but are not limited to working a registration table, assisting in the career opportunities center, or serving as a sessions monitor.
  • Each ORSA student scholarship recipient is expected to sell tickets for the banquet raffle and assist during the annual auction.