Regional Distinguished Service Awards


Any practicing Ohio school business official is eligible to apply for this award, which is presented at the spring OASBO Annual Workshop.



Acknowledging one individual from each region of the state who has made a significant contribution to his/her profession, and these awards recognize individuals' professional attainment (credentials, continuing education), as well as publications and presentations about the profession.


Recipients are awarded a $500 scholarship, to be granted to a graduating senior from a high school in their district. A statewide winner is chosen for the Virginia Ramsey Service Award, granting an additional $1000 scholarship.

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The scholarships are sponsored by RBC Capital Markets.

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See past winners.

Upcoming ODE Deadlines

1/20/2017 >

Tax budget (or alternate form) due to County Auditor.

1/31/2017 >

Special education catastophic costs due to finance regional office.
Pupil transportation ridership report amendments due to the ODE office of pupil transportation.
ESC Boards must hold their organizational meetings by this date.
W-2 and tax statements due to past and present employees.

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