Each year, LCC hosts a Financial Aid night around the opening of the FAFSA. Look for details for that night around October when the FAFSA opens for registration. It's important that the parent and student fill these forms out together as there are steps for each. Here is the presentation materials and here is the link to the Financial Aid presentation from Tony Dickman, OSU Lima Financial Aid Director

Local Lima Scholarships are updated through a Google Sheets form that's shared from the guidance office, click here to see the most up-to-date local list. 

Here are some other helpful financial aid websites:

Financial Aid Calculator – web based calculator to estimate your amount of financial aid for which you may qualify

– an extensive search for financial aid

Student Loan Information

Student Loan Consolidation and Refinancing

Credit Card Information

Additional Scholarships:

AFSCME Family Scholarship
Ohio Young Cancer Survivors
American Chemical Society Scholar
Coca-Cola Scholars
Educational Research Center of America
Hispanic Scholarship Fund
Imagine America Scholarship
Kent State University Scholarships
Ohio Northern University Scholarships
Ohio State University Scholarships
Ohio State Nursing Scholarship

State of Ohio Firefighters Scholarship

Ohio University Scholarships

Prudential Spirit Community Awards
University of Cincinnati Scholarships
University of Dayton Scholarships
University of Toledo Scholarships
Wal-Mart Scholarships

Scholarship Search Engines:


Going Merry Going Merry

College Xpress

College Scholarships
Fast Web


Princeton Review

Sallie Mae

Student Savings: The Ultimate Scholarship Research Guide

Top 175 Scholarships for College