Linda Jackson Straus Scholarship

Local scholarships for students from Ohio.

Linda Jackson Straus AFS Scholarship

This scholarship was created in memory of Linda Straus, an individual who dedicated much of her life to building a legacy of intercultural learning through the AFS in the Oxford, Ohio, community.

Scholarship Details:

To honor Linda Jackson, this scholarship will continue the AFS mission by offering financial assistance (up to $2,500) to Ohio students interested in a year, semester, or summer AFS program.


To be considered for the scholarship, students must:

How to Apply:

  1. Complete the Linda Jackson Straus Scholarship application.


The deadline to apply is TBD.

Contact Information:

For more information about how to apply for the Linda Jackson Straus AFS Scholarship, please visit the Greater Cincinnati Area Team website. Questions should be directed to Kristi Campbell at

*Recipients and the amount of each locally-determined scholarship are decided by the Greater Cincinnati Area Team scholarship committee made up of local area team volunteers and returnees. Please note that all applicants are not guaranteed funding.

All Greater Cincinnati Area Team scholarships are separate from the Global Leaders need-based scholarship application process and other national merit scholarships, and all Greater Cincinnati Area Team scholarship award decisions are determined through a local committee.