Foundation and Scholarships

Kevin L. Reeks, Executive Director
(419) 995-8081
175 JJC

Founded in 1978, the Rhodes State College Foundation assists the College by developing partnerships and relationships with individuals, businesses and community organizations. The Foundation generates financial support to increase the College’s viability, enhance opportunities for students, and help provide more accessible and affordable education to current and future students. Foundation scholarship applications are available Fall semester for the next academic year. The scholarships listed here were established by individuals and organizations who value education and desire to assist Rhodes State students in the pursuit of transforming their lives.

All Majors

Alumni Legacy Scholarship
Dr. Norman and Margaret Browning Scholarship

James J. Countryman Scholarship
Distance Education Scholarship
Dr. Wilfred Ellis Multicultural Scholarship
Richard and Mary Elmquist-Lane Scholarship for Unique Challenges
Gilbert Scholarship
Jack and Margaret Howell Putnam County Scholarship
Dr. Carolyn Hull-Anderson Scholarship
Alberta M. Lee Scholarship

Lima Elks Fifty Four Scholarship
McClain/Marshall Scholarship
Kito Christian Shane McCurdy Scholarship
Memorial Scholarship
Outstanding Alumni Scholarship
George B. Quatman Scholarship
Quest Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Rhodes State College Faculty and Staff Student Scholarship
Rhodes State Scholarship
David and Marie Steiner Scholarship
Matthew C. Terrill Memorial Scholarship
Marcia Jeanne Woodfield Memorial Scholarship

Division of Business, Technology & Public Service

Business Leaders Scholarship
Elizabeth Enneking Memorial Scholarship

Hardin County Engineering Technology Scholarship
John J. and Martha M. Hudson Scholarship
Roger P. Jones Concrete Technology Scholarship
Margot and Robert B. Keller Public Service Scholarship
John and Irene Kinkley Scholarship
Jane P. Krites Scholarship
One-Night-A-Week Champion Scholarship
Rudy and Norma Rakowsky Scholarship

Marilyn Shaffer Office Administration Scholarship
Gary Weaver Public Service Scholarship
West Central Ohio Manufacturing Consortium (WCOMC) Scholarship

Division of Health Sciences/Allied Health

Anigbogu Godwin Rovner Respiratory Care Scholarship
Borra Family Foundation Scholarship
Dr. Robert D. and Ann M. Brunk Scholarship
Emergency Medical Services Scholarship
Elizabeth Enneking Memorial Scholarship
Frank and Shirley Hill Scholarship
Terri Hill-Kaufman Memorial Scholarship
Jane P. Krites Scholarship

Thomas R. and Gloria P. Leech Scholarship
Thomas and Linda Lesher Dental Hygiene Scholarship
Dr. Rosalyn Liston Scholarship
Le Nien Boone Mueller Scholarship
Physical Therapist Assistant Scholarship

Respiratory Care Alumni Scholarship
Dr. Charles R. Ryan Scholarship

Division Health Sciences/Nursing

Borra Family Foundation Nursing Scholarship
Elizabeth Enneking Memorial Scholarship
Terri Hill-Kaufman Memorial Scholarship
Jane P. Krites Scholarship
Thomas R. and Gloria P. Leech Scholarship
Dr. Rosalyn Liston Scholarship
Nursing Scholarship
John and Margie Robenalt Memorial Scholarship
Bettye Roeder Nursing Scholarship
Dr. Charles R. Ryan Scholarship
Avis Hardin Smith Memorial Scholarship

Other scholarships are available during the year through the Financial Aid Office and at

Alumni Relations

Alumni Relations facilitates relationships with alumni and the businesses and communities in which they live and work. The focus is to connect with over 17,000 alumni and nurture the personal growth and success that began when they were students. Alumni Relations collaborates with all Development Office activities to maximize efforts to keep alumni informed, involved and invested in Rhodes State College. For information please email