2023 Osilich “Unlock Your Potential” Scholarship

Scholarship History:

Walter Osilich ’48 made good use of the technical skills he honed in high school. For decades, he owned and operated Ace Door Check & Lock just down the street from Lane Tech at Belmont and Western. In addition to faith, family and community, Mr. Osilich placed a great value on education and specifically on the impact Lane Tech had on his success in life and career. His family wishes the scholarship to be awarded to a student who demonstrates a desire to pursue robotics, computer science, engineering, or related tech fields. Established 2023

Scholarship Award:

$5,000 total award to one (1) graduating senior.


  • Have an expected Spring, 2023 graduation date.

  • Exhibit academic achievement and financial need.

  • Have proof of acceptance to an accredited college or university.

  • Intend to major in a tech-related field of study.

  • Achieve an unweighted GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Essay [250-350 word maximum, length may vary]

Your essay submission will be an opportunity to express who you are as a person and to convey why you should be awarded this scholarship:  

What has been your key to success as a student at Lane Tech?

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is Monday, April 17, 2023 at 5pm.