The two main objectives of Forward Ohio are:

  • Raise awareness of the value of higher education in Ohio
  • Make higher education a key pillar of public policy discussion in Ohio


About the Campaign

Ohio’s institutions of higher education help shape the world in which our children and grandchildren attain the knowledge and skills required to reach their dreams, succeed in their chosen field and enjoy a more satisfying quality of life.

Forward Ohio documents fulfilled aspirations – for our citizens, our state and our society. The campaign shines a light on ways in which Ohio colleges and universities drive economic growth, enable student success, expand career and job opportunities, and improve society through research and scientific breakthroughs.

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