CCAO announces scholarship opportunity for seniors seeking careers in public service

Ohio high school seniors who plan to seek a career in public service are welcome to apply for the Ohio Counties Scholarship which is funded by the County Commissioners Association of Ohio (CCAO) Research and Educational Foundation.

Eligible scholarship recipients:

  • Must be a high school senior
  • Must have at least a “B” average (cumulative) or equivalent overall GPA
  • Must be a U.S. citizen and a resident of a county in Ohio
  • Must plan to attend a university, community college, training program or vocational school in Ohio
  • Must plan to seek a career in public service

Applications must be submitted by May 3, 2024. For more information on the Ohio Counties Scholarship, visit or contact Steve Caraway, Special Projects Manager at