Our Opportunities

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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
Varies Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Elementary School PTO Scholarship
The Elementary School PTO Scholarship was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg high School who are planning on...
The Elementary School PTO Scholarship was established to financially...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Miamisburg Basketball Intramural League Scholarship
The Miamisburg Basketball Intramural League Scholarship was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who have...
The Miamisburg Basketball Intramural League Scholarship was established...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $2,500 - renewable for three additional years Turney and Lucille Renick Scholarship Fund
The Turney and Lucille Renick Scholarship was established for graduates of Westfall High School in Pickaway County, Ohio who are deserving students...
The Turney and Lucille Renick Scholarship was established for graduates...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for three additional years
Ended
$0.00 Wahid Abdullah Memorial Scholarship - do not use
The WAHID ABDULLAH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP, founded by Jim Bucher, was established at The Dayton Foundation in 1997 to honor the memory of Wahid...
The WAHID ABDULLAH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP, founded by Jim Bucher, was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Varies DALU/Dayton Chapter CLU & ChFC Scholarship
The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Scholarship was established by James C. Meixner to offer financial assistance to...
The National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors Scholarship...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Varies Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation Christopher Howard Scholarship
The Christopher Howard Scholarship was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning on pursuing...
The Christopher Howard Scholarship was established to financially assist...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
Up to $500.00 Mu Phi Epsilon Scholarship Fund in Memory of Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter
The Mu Phi Epsilon Scholarship in Memory of Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter was established in 1999 to assist individuals in furthering their music...
The Mu Phi Epsilon Scholarship in Memory of Ellen Jane Lorenz Porter was...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Ended
Up to $1,500 The Kenneth Quinter Family Vocational Scholarship for Alter High School
The KENNETH QUINTER FAMILY VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP has been established to provide financial assistance to deserving graduates of Alter High School...
The KENNETH QUINTER FAMILY VOCATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP has been established...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Ended
Varies Dean B. Powell Scholarship Fund
Dean B. Powell established this scholarship to benefit students who have graduated from Carey High School and want to further their education. ...
Dean B. Powell established this scholarship to benefit students who have...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$400 Montgomery County Association of Police Chiefs, Inc., Scholarship Fund
The Montgomery County Association of Police Chiefs Scholarship has been established at The Dayton Foundation for high school seniors attending...
The Montgomery County Association of Police Chiefs Scholarship has been...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $400
Ended
$0.00 Valley View Schools Eastern Star Scholarship
Applicants must: Be a graduating Valley View High School Senior Be in the top 20 percent of the class Demonstrate strong citizenship...
Applicants must: Be a graduating Valley View High School Senior Be in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $0.00
Ended
Up to $3,750 The Scott Sutton Ohio State Scholarship Fund
The Scott Sutton Scholarship fund was established in 2005 to offer financial assistance to graduating seniors of Arcanum High School planning to...
The Scott Sutton Scholarship fund was established in 2005 to offer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $3,750
Ended
Up to $3,000 The Mary Eileen and Roderick F. Condon, II Scholarship
The Mary E. and Roderick F. Condon II Scholarship is for the exclusive purpose of assisting individuals to further their studies in the Fine Arts...
The Mary E. and Roderick F. Condon II Scholarship is for the exclusive...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $3,000
Ended
$1,000 The Craig A. Steffen Paraclete Scholarship
The Craig A. Steffen Paraclete Scholarship Fund was created to help adopted or fostered children with financial need begin or continue their higher...
The Craig A. Steffen Paraclete Scholarship Fund was created to help...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 renewable for three years. Scholarship is offered in even years only The Rosamond M. Young Memorial Scholarship
The Rosamond M. Young Memorial Scholarship was established to offer financial assistance to a graduating high school senior in Montgomery County...
The Rosamond M. Young Memorial Scholarship was established to offer...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 renewable for three years. Scholarship is offered in even years only
Ended
$1,000 Tyler MacAlpine Scholarship
The Tyler MacAlpine Scholarship has been established to honor the memory of this Butler High School student who attended the Miami Valley Career...
The Tyler MacAlpine Scholarship has been established to honor the memory...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Ulliman Schutte Scholarship
This scholarship was established to encourage and support students’ interest in pursuing construction and engineering as a career choice. Qualified...
This scholarship was established to encourage and support students’...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Adam Broock Scholarship
This scholarship was established to honor the memory of Adam Broock. Adam attended Oakwood High School and was a popular, well-rounded student with...
This scholarship was established to honor the memory of Adam Broock....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Up to $2,000 Basil F. Blizzard, IV, Memorial Scholarship Fund
The family and friends of Basil Blizzard, IV established this scholarship in his memory. The nonrenewable scholarship is being offered to a Huber...
The family and friends of Basil Blizzard, IV established this...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,000
Ended
$1,000 Beachler Family Scholarship
The Beachler Family created this scholarship to help students from Northmont High School pursue a degree in business administration. Applicants...
The Beachler Family created this scholarship to help students from...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Bianca Bepler Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was established in memory of Bianca Bepler by her grandparents, Rick and Linda Bepler, in 2014. Bianca graduated from Dixie High...
This scholarship was established in memory of Bianca Bepler by her...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$2,000 Charles H. and Jayne Black Scholarship
The Charles H. and Jayne Black Scholarship was established to assist individuals to further their studies at a 2- or 4-year accredited college or...
The Charles H. and Jayne Black Scholarship was established to assist...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000
Ended
$1,000 Chuck Dickerson Memorial Scholarship
Chuck Dickerson Memorial Scholarship was established in 2018 by the family of Chuck Dickerson. Chuck was an eternal optimist and entrepreneur who...
Chuck Dickerson Memorial Scholarship was established in 2018 by the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
Up to $500.00 Colleen O'Toole Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Colleen O’Toole Memorial Scholarship was established by a personal friend of Colleen to honor her memory and efforts. Colleen is remembered as...
The Colleen O’Toole Memorial Scholarship was established by a personal...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Ended
$750 Community Foundation of Miami Township Scholarship
The Community Foundation of Miami Township (CFMT) was established in 1998 and has worked to make the Miami Township Community a better place to...
The Community Foundation of Miami Township (CFMT) was established in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$1,000 to $4,000 Culture Works Leonard P. Roberts Memorial Scholarship
In recognition of Mr. Roberts’ career as a businessman and his passion for the arts, Culture Works is pleased to offer scholarships to Dayton...
In recognition of Mr. Roberts’ career as a businessman and his passion...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 to $4,000
Ended
$1,000.00 Dayton Catholic Women's Club Scholarship Fund
The Dayton Catholic Women’s Club Scholarship was established in 2010 to assist graduating high school women of the Roman Catholic faith wishing to...
The Dayton Catholic Women’s Club Scholarship was established in 2010 to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$2,000.00 Dr. Michael Bowers Memorial Scholarship
Dr. Michael Bowers received his Doctorate of Optometry in 1972 from The Ohio State University. He taught at the OSU College of Optometry from...
Dr. Michael Bowers received his Doctorate of Optometry in 1972 from The...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000.00
Ended
Varies Emergency Scholarship Fund
The Emergency Scholarship Fund has been established to assist any student who has received a scholarship through The Dayton...
The Emergency Scholarship Fund has been established to assist any...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Varies
Ended
$1000 Esther Roth Gillette Scholarship
The Esther Roth Gillette Scholarship was established in 2017 to help students become registered nurses. Applicants must: Be enrolled in a...
The Esther Roth Gillette Scholarship was established in 2017 to help...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1000
Ended
A minimum of $1,000 for a public school; $2,000 for a private school GM-Frigidaire
The GM/Frigidaire Scholarship was established by the Employee’s Recreation Association to provide tuition scholarships for employees and their...
The GM/Frigidaire Scholarship was established by the Employee’s...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: A minimum of $1,000 for a public school; $2,000 for a private school
Ended
$2,500.00 GM/Frigidaire Merle Noakes Engineering Scholarship
The GM/Frigidaire Scholarship Fund is pleased to offer the Merle Noakes Engineering Scholarship to three rising college seniors who are majoring in...
The GM/Frigidaire Scholarship Fund is pleased to offer the Merle Noakes...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,500.00
Ended
$750 Guy E. Rohrer, Jr., Memorial Scholarship
The Guy E. Rohrer, Jr., Memorial Scholarship was established in 1989 to assist children and stepchildren of active and retired City of Dayton...
The Guy E. Rohrer, Jr., Memorial Scholarship was established in 1989 to...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$1,000 - $3,000 Helen and Howard W. Smith Nursing Scholarship Fund
The Helen and Howard W. Smith Nursing Scholarship was established in 2002 to provide scholarship assistance to students wishing to earn their LPN...
The Helen and Howard W. Smith Nursing Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 - $3,000
Ended
Up to $500.00 John and Charlotte Michael Family Memorial Scholarship Fund
The John and Charlotte Michael Memorial Scholarship was established in 1995 to honor the memory of one of the early settlers of Montgomery County,...
The John and Charlotte Michael Memorial Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Ended
Up to $2,500 - renewable for two additional years John P. Kalaman Memorial Scholarship - Centerville and Washington Township residents
The JOHN P. KALAMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP has been established at The Dayton Foundation in memory of Officer John P. Kalaman, a devoted member of...
The JOHN P. KALAMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP has been established at The...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for two additional years
Ended
Up to $2,500 - renewable for one additional year John P. Kalaman Memorial Scholarship - Centerville and Washington Township residents attending a community college, technical college or trade school
The John P. Kalaman Scholarship has been established at The Dayton Foundation in memory of Officer John P. Kalaman, a devoted member of the...
The John P. Kalaman Scholarship has been established at The Dayton...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for one additional year
Ended
Up to $2,500 - renewable for two additional years John P. Kalaman Memorial Scholarship - Centerville Police Department
The JOHN P. KALAMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP has been established at The Dayton Foundation in memory of Officer John P. Kalaman, a devoted member of...
The JOHN P. KALAMAN MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP has been established at The...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for two additional years
Ended
$2,000 renewable for additional three years John W. Berry, Sr. Memorial Scholarship
The John W. Berry Sr. Memorial Scholarship was established in March 2001 to offer financial assistance to graduating seniors of Oakwood High School...
The John W. Berry Sr. Memorial Scholarship was established in March 2001...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $2,000 renewable for additional three years
Ended
$1,000 renewable for 3 additional years Kacie and Tom Hausfeld Scholarship Fund
The Kacie and Tom Hausfeld Scholarship Fund was established by family and friends to ensure that the lives of Tom and Kacie will continue to be...
The Kacie and Tom Hausfeld Scholarship Fund was established by family...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000 renewable for 3 additional years
Ended
$1,000.00 Kathern C. Hays and Stanley R. Kuck Scholarship
Kathern C. Hays and Stanley R. Kuck Scholarship Fund established in 2014 aids select Northridge Local Schools graduates in furthering their...
Kathern C. Hays and Stanley R. Kuck Scholarship Fund established in 2014...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000.00
Ended
$1,500 Kettering Education Foundation - Catherine E. Riordon Memorial Scholarship
The Catherine E. Riordon Memorial Scholarship honors Catherine E. Riordon who graduated from Baldwin-Wallace College and was a teacher in the...
The Catherine E. Riordon Memorial Scholarship honors Catherine E....
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,500
Ended
$1,000 Kettering Education Foundation - Cheryl Abraham Memorial Scholarship
Cheryl Abraham was a School Counselor at Fairmont High School from 2002-2014. She loved high school students and dedicated her life to helping...
Cheryl Abraham was a School Counselor at Fairmont High School from...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$750 Kettering Education Foundation - Chief's Scholarship Fund
The Chief’s Scholarship was established by former officers of the Kettering Indian (Adventure) Guide and Princess Programs. The Chief’s...
The Chief’s Scholarship was established by former officers of the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $750
Ended
$500 Kettering Education Foundation - Class of 1950 Scholarship
KETTERING EDUCATION FOUNDATION CLASS OF 1950 SCHOLARSHIP was established in 2018 to provide financial assistance to graduating seniors from...
KETTERING EDUCATION FOUNDATION CLASS OF 1950 SCHOLARSHIP was established...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $500
Ended
$1,000 Kettering Education Foundation - Fairmont Men’s Soccer Brotherhood Scholarship
Fairmont Men’s Soccer Brotherhood Scholarship was created to support the athlete who best demonstrates hard work and integrity in life and on the...
Fairmont Men’s Soccer Brotherhood Scholarship was created to support the...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Kettering Education Foundation - Gail Latham Memorial Scholarship
The Gail Latham Scholarship was established to honor Gail Latham, a long-time copy editor and manager at Cox Media Group Ohio, which publishes the...
The Gail Latham Scholarship was established to honor Gail Latham, a...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Kettering Education Foundation - John Pitstick Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was created to honor the spirit and memory of 1978 Fairmont West graduate John Pitstick. John was a varsity football player and...
This scholarship was created to honor the spirit and memory of 1978...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Kettering Education Foundation - Patricia Dudick Scholarship
The Patricia Dudick Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide financial assistance to Kettering Fairmont High School seniors who were students...
The Patricia Dudick Scholarship was established in 2018 to provide...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended
$1,000 Kettering Education Foundation - Ray Albrecht Scholarship
The Ray Albrecht Scholarship was established by the family of Ray Albrecht as a memorial tribute to the hard work and dedication that he showed in...
The Ray Albrecht Scholarship was established by the family of Ray...
  • Deadline: Ended
  • Award: $1,000
Ended