Future Students

O-H-I-O in front of Thompson Library

The Morrill Scholarship has three award levels

Distinction: Equals the value of the cost of attendance for both Ohio residents and nonresidents

Prominence: Equals the value of in-state tuition plus the nonresident surcharge for nonresidents

Excellence: Equals the value of in-state tuition for Ohio residents

*All Scholarships are renewable for eight semesters


Eligibility criteria

One of Ohio State’s premier scholarship programs, the Morrill Scholarship is awarded on a competitive basis to students admitted to the Columbus campus for the autumn semester following high school graduation. MSP seeks academically exceptional high school seniors who will:

  • serve as student ambassadors and champions of scholarship and diversity
  • actively engage in diversity-based leadership, service and social justice activities

Future Morrill Scholars should contact Ralph Cochran at cochran.431@osu.edu or Donya Gilmore at gilmore.286@osu.edu with any questions.