William T. and Jane C. McConnell Scholarship

COTC Application


Mr. and Mrs. McConnell supported COTC for more than 30 years in various capacities.  Mrs. McConnell serves on the Board of Trustees while Mr. McConnell is a founding member of the Newark Campus Development Fund, a funding source for COTC and The Ohio State University at Newark. 

What are the requirements to be considered for this scholarship?


  • Academic Performance: This scholarship recognizes students who have a history of good academic performance with a 2.5 GPA (on a 4.0 scale).
  • Academic Program or Major: Students must have completed 1 year of classes or a minimum of 24 credit hours at COTC as a Human Services major.
  • Financial Need: Financial need is determined by a student’s Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
  • Geographic Location and/or High School: Students must live in Licking County for a minimum of 1 year.
  • Preference given to students attending full-time.

How can a student be considered for this scholarship?

Students must meet the requirements and complete a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) to be considered for this scholarship.