Put-in-Bay, Ohio Ohio State students can apply now for scholarship support to attend classes at Stone Laboratory, The Ohio State University’s island campus on Lake Erie. Stone Lab offers more than 20 college credit courses and workshops each summer on topics ranging from algae identification to zoology.
The deadline for college students to apply for scholarships is March 15, 2022. Anyone taking a for-credit class (as well as certain workshops) is eligible to apply for a Stone Lab scholarship. Awards are based on financial need and superior academic records.
“The value of a Stone Lab education is immeasurable, and that’s why we are dedicated to making our classes as affordable as possible for as many students as possible,” said Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Laboratory Director Dr. Chris Winslow.
To apply, students must fill out the online course application at go.osu.edu/SLapply and indicate their interest in a Stone Lab scholarship. For a full list of scholarship requirements and deadlines, visit go.osu.edu/aid.
Educators currently employed full-time in an Ottawa County school (K-12) may apply for a full scholarship funded by the Ottawa County Community Foundation, an affiliate of the Toledo Community Foundation. Detailed requirements are available at go.osu.edu/aid.
Located on the 6.5-acre Gibraltar Island in Put-in-Bay harbor, Stone Laboratory is Ohio State’s island campus on Lake Erie and the research, education, and outreach facility of the Ohio Sea Grant College Program. The Ohio Sea Grant College Program is part of The Ohio State University’s College of Food, Agricultural, and Environmental Sciences and NOAA Sea Grant, a network of 34 Sea Grant programs dedicated to the protection and sustainable use of marine and Great Lakes resources. For information on Ohio Sea Grant and Stone Lab, visit ohioseagrant.osu.edu.