Application Form

Students who are eligible to apply will receive an e-mail from program staff that includes a link to the online application. The application has short-answer prompts and a resume. Submission of applications by mail, e-mail, or fax should only occur if there is a barrier that prevents you from using the online form.

Please do not submit additional copies by mail, e-mail, or fax if your electronic submission is successful.

Application Checklist

The following must be completed and submitted to Oberlin College:

  • Bonner Scholars Program application form, short answer prompts, resume, and two references
  • All forms and documents required by Oberlin College’s financial aid office. These items are submitted directly to the financial aid office; you do not need to submit these items to the Bonner Scholars Program
    • Free Application for Federal Student Aid
    • College Scholarship Service PROFILE
    • Non-Custodial Parent Statement (if applicable)
    • Parent or guardian's most recent federal tax returns