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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $2,000
Deadline03/08/2019
$500 Bec's Bunch Remembrance Run Legacy Scholarship
This scholarship honors the memory of Rebecca Bone Pelfrey. She was a lifelong resident of Vandalia Butler where many family members remain to...
This scholarship honors the memory of Rebecca Bone Pelfrey. She was a...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,000 Bec's Bunch Remembrance Run Scholarship for Design
This scholarship honors the memory of Rebecca Bone Pelfrey. Rebecca was a very creative woman who loved design. Her background and education in the...
This scholarship honors the memory of Rebecca Bone Pelfrey. Rebecca was...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/08/2019
$2,000 Blake LaForce #41 Memorial Scholarship
The Blake LaForce #41 Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010 to honor Blake who was known for his Belief, Heart, Compassion, Will, Tenacity,...
The Blake LaForce #41 Memorial Scholarship was established in 2010 to...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,500.00 Brightwell Family Memorial Scholarship Fund and the Dayton Firefighter's IAFF Local 136
The Brightwell Family Memorial Scholarship was established by Thomas and Christie Brightwell in memory of their father Thomas O. Brightwell, Sr.,...
The Brightwell Family Memorial Scholarship was established by Thomas and...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/08/2019
$500 C. F. Companies Scholarship Fund
The C. F. Companies Scholarship was established in 1993 to help graduates of Butler High School whose parents worked at the Consolidated Freight...
The C. F. Companies Scholarship was established in 1993 to help...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $500
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,000.00 - renewable for 3 additional years C. J. McLin, Jr., Scholarship Fund
Established in 1992, the C.J. McLin, Jr. Scholarship Fund encourages residents of Montgomery County to complete college studies at an accredited...
Established in 1992, the C.J. McLin, Jr. Scholarship Fund encourages...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00 - renewable for 3 additional years
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,500.00 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $2,000
Deadline03/08/2019
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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Deadline03/08/2019
$750 Connie DeHart Memorial Scholarship Fund
Connie DeHart was a 1983 graduate of Butler High School. She also graduated from Miami University where she was an active member of Sigma Delta...
Connie DeHart was a 1983 graduate of Butler High School. She also...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $750
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000 to $4,000
Deadline03/08/2019
Up to $700 renewable for three additional years Dan L. Hickey Memorial Scholarship Fund
The children of Dan L. Hickey established this scholarship in his memory in 1998. After retiring from a 20-year career in the Air Force, Mr....
The children of Dan L. Hickey established this scholarship in his memory...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $700 renewable for three additional years
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,000.00 Dayton Daily News Community Solutions Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2005 in honor of Mike Peters in the spirit of civic engagement. Mr. Peters is a political and comic strip...
This scholarship was established in 2005 in honor of Mike Peters in the...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/08/2019
$2,000.00 Dayton Daily News Si Burick Journalism Scholarship and Internship
The Si Burick Journalism Scholarship honors Si Burick, a longtime sports editor and columnist for the Dayton Daily News. He was inducted in to the...
The Si Burick Journalism Scholarship honors Si Burick, a longtime sports...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,000 Dayton Public Schools - Dunbar High School - Carson/Byars Scholarship
The DORA A. CARSON/KEITH A. BYARS SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established to assist Dunbar High School scholar athletes who exemplify academic, school and...
The DORA A. CARSON/KEITH A. BYARS SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established to...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/08/2019
$250.00 Dayton Public Schools - Superintendent Student Senate Scholarship
This Scholarship was established in 2011 to encourage and assist graduating seniors from Dayton Public Schools who are planning to attend a two- or...
This Scholarship was established in 2011 to encourage and assist...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $250.00
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies DeLoris L. Winslow Scholarship for Community Excellence
The DeLoris L. Winslow Scholarship for Community Excellence was established in 2013 to support Clark and Montgomery County minority students pursue...
The DeLoris L. Winslow Scholarship for Community Excellence was...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
$500.00 Doris H. Wilson Scholarship Fund
The Doris H. Wilson Scholarship was established by friends and colleagues in honor of Doris Wilson, founder of Multi-Cultural Supporters, Inc. The...
The Doris H. Wilson Scholarship was established by friends and...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $500.00
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies Dorothy Reynolds – St. Benedict the Moor Scholarship
Dorothy Reynolds – St. Benedict the Moor Scholarship was established in 2013 to benefit the graduating seniors from St. Benedict the Moor Church. ...
Dorothy Reynolds – St. Benedict the Moor Scholarship was established in...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline03/08/2019
Minimum $1,000 - renewable up to the 5th year, senior status Dr. Yvonne Walker-Taylor Women for Women Scholarship Fund II
This scholarship was established by Wilberforce University in memoriam of its 16th President and first female Chief Executive Officer: the late Dr....
This scholarship was established by Wilberforce University in memoriam...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Minimum $1,000 - renewable up to the 5th year, senior status
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,250 renewable for one year Dupps Company Scholarship
The Dupps Company Scholarship was established in 2017 to encourage students to enter career paths in trade related fields such as welders and...
The Dupps Company Scholarship was established in 2017 to encourage...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,250 renewable for one year
Deadline03/08/2019
$950 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $950
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000 for a public school; $2,000 for a private school
Deadline03/08/2019
$2,500.00 GM/Frigidaire Engineering Scholarship
The GM/Frigidaire Scholarship Fund is pleased to offer three $2,500 scholarships for rising college seniors who are majoring in any engineering...
The GM/Frigidaire Scholarship Fund is pleased to offer three $2,500...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $2,500.00
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies Greg Sutton Band Scholarship Fund
The Greg Sutton Band Scholarship was established in 1987 by Greg’s family and friends to assist graduates of West Carrollton High School in...
The Greg Sutton Band Scholarship was established in 1987 by Greg’s...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,000 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,500 Hazel Carter Scott Scholarship
The Hazel Carter Scott Scholarship was established in 2006 to provide scholarships for graduating high school African American students in...
The Hazel Carter Scott Scholarship was established in 2006 to provide...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,500
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
$1,000.00 Herbert Scott Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2016 for graduating Dayton Public School seniors who are currently in foster care or have aged out of foster care.
This scholarship was established in 2016 for graduating Dayton Public...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/08/2019
Up to $2,500 Jackie Ahlers Education Scholarship Fund
The Jackie Ahlers Education Scholarship fund was established in 2002 to offer financial assistance to graduates of Butler High School. The...
The Jackie Ahlers Education Scholarship fund was established in 2002 to...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $2,500
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies Jefferson Township Alumni Association Scholarship
The Jefferson Township Alumni Association (JTAA) is a social organization that promotes the wellbeing of its members through organization,...
The Jefferson Township Alumni Association (JTAA) is a social...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $500.00
Deadline03/08/2019
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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for two additional years
Deadline03/08/2019
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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for one additional year
Deadline03/08/2019
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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $2,500 - renewable for two additional years
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $2,000 renewable for additional three years
Deadline03/08/2019
Up to $500 Joseph A. Forte Memorial Scholarship
The Joseph A. Forte Memorial Scholarship was established by his family and friends in 2007 for Vandalia students who plan to pursue a degree from...
The Joseph A. Forte Memorial Scholarship was established by his family...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $500
Deadline03/08/2019
Up to $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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $1,000 renewable for 3 additional years
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline03/08/2019
Up to $750 Kathy Huston Clemens Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Kathy Huston Clemens Memorial Scholarship was established by the family and friends to award college scholarships to Butler High School...
The Kathy Huston Clemens Memorial Scholarship was established by the...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $750
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
$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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: $750
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies Kettering Education Foundation - Cookie Weeks Scholarship Fund
The Cookie Weeks Scholarship was established by Cookie Weeks to assist a graduating Fairmont senior who was also a graduate of Ms. Week’s...
The Cookie Weeks Scholarship was established by Cookie Weeks to assist a...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
Up to $1,500 Kettering Education Foundation - James Lockwood Scholarship Fund
The James Lockwood Scholarship was established at the wishes of James Lockwood, who was killed by a drunk driver in a traffic accident just days...
The James Lockwood Scholarship was established at the wishes of James...
  • Deadline: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Up to $1,500
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019
Varies 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: 03/08/2019
  • Award: Varies
Deadline03/08/2019