The Licking County Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from area high school and college students until 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 5.

The Licking County Foundation is accepting scholarship applications from area high school and college students until 6 p.m. on Thursday, March 5.

The foundation administers more than 70 scholarship funds made possible by local donors.

Most funds are restricted to Licking County applicants, and some to graduates of particular high schools, but some are available to residents outside the county. Some funds are for adults returning to pursue higher education.

To review scholarship eligibility requirements, visit the foundation's Web site at www.thelcfoundation.org or contact Karen Jones, donor services manager, at 740-349-3863 or karen@thelcfoundation.org.

Ohio Wesleyan University has announced that 574 students were named to the dean's list for the fall 2008 semester.

Johnstown resident Jenna L. Teeters was named to list. She is the daughter of James and Sharon Teeters.

To qualify for the dean's list, students must achieve a grade-point average of 3.5 or better in at least three unit courses.

Area residents have been named to the dean's list at Columbus State Community College for the autumn quarter.

Those students include Johnstown residents Jessica Bergmann, Bryan Campbell, Michael Cartwright, Hayley Champoux, Scott Cote, Bradley Eddy, Atlanta Hall, Amy Hammel, Joseph McClure, Todd McKenzie, Victoria Meddles, Chelsea Newton, Jennifer Nichols, Angel Pigman, Diane Preston and Nathan Talbott.

To be named to the dean's list, a student must achieve a grade-point average of 3.0 or higher and be enrolled for 12 or more credit hours.

Franklin University recently released its president's list for the fall 2008 trimester.

Johnstown residents named to the list include Dawn Ball, Chris Cochenour, Kelly Panza, Amy Skaggs and Timothy Swauger.

To be eligible for the president's list, a student must have successfully completed at least eight credit hours for the trimester and have achieved a grade point average of 4.0.

Ohio University has announced the names of students who have been named to the 2008 fall quarter dean's list.

Local students named to the list include: Alexandria's Darcy Vandervort and Johnstown residents Katryn Lajeunesse, Patrick Fry, Jerod Smith, Coleen Champoux, Katherine Brobeck, Rocco Contini and Kevin Janowiecki.

To be named to the dean's list, a student must have earned a grade-point average of at least a 3.5 for the quarter and have earned a minimum of 16 quarter hours, 12 of which were taken for letter grades.