The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) would like to remind Roscommon Area Public Schools graduates that the application deadline for the Mr. J’s Buckeye Nuts Scholarship is March 1, 2014. This scholarship is available to students in their Sophomore, Junior or Senior year of college with special consideration given to students attending Ohio State University, Bowling Green State University (Ohio), Central Michigan University, University of Cincinnati (Ohio), Michigan State University or the University of Michigan.
The Mr. J’s Buckeye Nuts Scholarship Fund was established by the Johoske Family in memory of their father, Richard “Coach” or “Pops” Johoske. Mr. Johoske, a longtime physical education and science teacher at the Roscommon Middle School, attended the University of Cincinnati and graduated from Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in education. RCCF and the Johoske family are very pleased to assist students pursue their educational degrees, and to ultimately make a difference in the world.