Lorain County Community College is proud to announce the availability of the Leo E. Henry Scholarship. Five (5) $1,000 scholarships will be awarded for the upcoming semester (as the fund warrants). This award is intended to support minority students at Lorain County Community College/University Partnership with preference given to those who meet the following criteria:
- Lorain County residents
- Pursuing degrees in the Engineering field
- GPA between 2.0-3.3
- Must demonstrate unmet financial need
University Partnership Students: In your Universal Application, you must attach your most recent transcripts and proof of enrollment in the UP Institution for the semester of the scholarship. LCCC students' status can be accessed by LCCC's Student Financial Aid; therefore, they are exempt of having to show proof of enrollment and transcripts.
About Leo E. Henry
A life-long resident of Elyria, Leo E. Henry devoted about a half-century of his life to engineering. An Elyria High School graduate, he earned a degree from the Cleveland Engineering Institute. For the last three decades of his career, he was co-owner and president of Desco Equipment Corp. in Twinsburg. The company manufactured printing systems for the container and closure industries for clients worldwide, allowing Leo to travel extensively, which he enjoyed. He also had a passion for giving back and helping others reach their potential, which he did in countless ways throughout his life.