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PLSO Scholarships Available - Deadline to apply is May 1

PLSO Scholarships

The PLSO offers annual state-level scholarships to honor and promote students seeking careers in surveying who will support and represent Ohio and PLSO surveying standards of the future. 

Eligibility criteria include:

  • Candidates must be enrolled in a surveying degree program at a state, ABET, or other accredited college or university in Ohio.
  • Candidates must be preparing for their final year of a two-year associate of applied science surveying program, enrolled in a Surveying Certificate program (in addition to having obtained or planning to obtain a bachelor of science or bachelor of arts degree), in their junior or senior year of a four-year bachelor of science surveying program, or their junior or senior year of a bachelor of science in civil engineering with a declared minor in surveying; all of which must meet the Ohio State Board of Professional Engineers and Surveyors education requirement
  • Candidates must have a minimum 2.5 grade point average on a 4.0 point scale.

The PLSO’s scholarships are administered by the Columbus Foundation, and students can apply online at The Columbus Foundation. Recommendation letters and transcripts can be uploaded to the Columbus Foundation’s website. The deadline for application is May 1, 2024.

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