The Ohio State University at Marion


Marion Alumni Club


Scholarship Information

A committee of seven member interviewed outstanding students in April to select eight (8) scholarship winners. Listed below are eight of the winner and their respective schools. Listed below are eight of the winners and their respective schools. A ninth scholarship will be awarded to a non-traditional student in the fall. Each of the $1,200 scholarships will be awarded in two payment each of $600 each semester. The Big Ten Buckeye Bash is our fund raiser for these scholarships. Congratulations to the membership for their countless hours of work to make this a success.

2017-18 Scholarship Recipients

Morgan Collins - Marion Harding
Jonathan Culler - River Valley
Kennedy Kelly - Marion Harding
Alexis Kowalczyk - Pleasant
Jamie Lee - Pleasant
Zach Lingo - Marion Harding
Christina Longo - River Valley
Brandon Makowski - Non-tradional
Alexander Maynard - Marion Harding


Upcoming Events

  • Big Ten Buckeye Bash (November 2, 2018). Join the Marion County Alumni Club for their annual fundraiser which benefits the club’s general fund. This fund provides assistance for several projects at The Ohio State University at Marion, $7,000 in annual scholarships, and student recruitment. More details coming soon!
  • The Marion County Alumni club has organized a bus trip to the Rutgers game scheduled for September 28, 2017 through October 1, 2017. The trip includes a day in New York on your own. We do have four openings for the trip. The cost for the trip, including the game ticket is $250.00 per person. A room is reserved and will be covered by the traveler when arriving ($119.00 per night, plus tax). If you are interested, give Ted Temple a call at 740-387-2744.

>> Club Members: Deadline for the football game raffle is August 17, 2017. Drawing for the right to purchase will be held on that evening. All games will be available except for the Michigan State game which will be auctioned at the Big Ten Buckeye Bash on November 2 2017.


Volunteer Opportunities

Five Nights on Campus

We are continuing to serve refreshments for the Five Nights on Campus series at the Marion Campus. If you are interested in helping to serve, call Marlene Temple at 740-387-2744 and let her know. Serving is easy and you have the opportunity to watch the various shows. Give it a try, you will enjoy yourself. For more information about Five Nights on Campus please click here.


Club Officers

President: Ted Temple
Vice President: Mark Osborne
Treasurer: Ann Wickersham
Secretary: Marlene Temple
Scholarship: Russ McBride

Board Members

Henry Antone
Laurabel Bollenbacher
Bill Cones
Peggy Cooperider
Judy Daum
Jean Freshour
John Freshour
Marilyn Harty
Peggy King
Julie McGillivray
Ruth Oehler
Ginny Somerlot