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Opportunities Table
Award Name Actions
$1,000 Alexander-Bickley Scholarship Fund
This scholarship was established in 2016 to assist a female, graduating senior from a Dayton Public School planning to major in a STEM related...
This scholarship was established in 2016 to assist a female, graduating...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000.00 Belmont High School Founding Alumni Scholarship
Belmont High School Founding Alumni Scholarship This scholarship was established in 2018 by Belmont High School alumni in the graduating classes of...
Belmont High School Founding Alumni Scholarship This scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000.00 - renewable for 3 years C. J. McLin, Jr. Scholarship
C. J. McLin, Jr. was one of Ohio’s most influential politicians. His philosophy was rooted in a sincere belief in the importance of community...
C. J. McLin, Jr. was one of Ohio’s most influential politicians. His...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00 - renewable for 3 years
Deadline04/14/2021
Up to $700 renewable for three 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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: Up to $700 renewable for three years
Deadline04/14/2021
$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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/14/2021
$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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $2,000.00
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 Dayton Public Schools - Dunbar High School - Carson/Byars Scholarship
The DORA A. CARSON/KEITH A. BYARS SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established to assist Dayton public high school scholar athletes who exemplify academic,...
The DORA A. CARSON/KEITH A. BYARS SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established to...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$250 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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $250
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,500.00 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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,500.00
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 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...
This scholarship was established in 2016 for graduating Dayton Public...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 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: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$2,000 renewable for two additional years Mike Brock STEM Scholarship
Mike was a 1972 graduate who played Varsity-level football, basketball and baseball for the Belmont Bison. This scholarship was established in 2018...
Mike was a 1972 graduate who played Varsity-level football, basketball...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $2,000 renewable for two additional years
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 Montgomery County Sheriff's Office Police Athletic and Activities League Scholarship
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Police and Activities League Scholarship was established in 2017 to award a scholarship to a graduating...
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office Police and Activities League...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 - renewable for 3 years Nelson J. Houck and Alvin R. Houck Scholarship
The Nelson J. Houck and Alvin R. Houck Scholarship Fund of The Dayton Foundation was established to offer financial assistance to Montgomery County...
The Nelson J. Houck and Alvin R. Houck Scholarship Fund of The Dayton...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000 - renewable for 3 years
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 Pat and Dave Diven Scholarship Fund
The Diven Family Scholarship was established for students who have attended Dayton Public Schools. Non-traditional students are given priority. We...
The Diven Family Scholarship was established for students who have...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$750.00 renewable for 3 additional years Paul R. and Frieda M. Miller Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Paul R. and Frieda M. Miller Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to enable a deserving student, who is of good moral character, to attend...
The Paul R. and Frieda M. Miller Memorial Scholarship Fund was...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $750.00 renewable for 3 additional years
Deadline04/14/2021
Up to $1,000 renewable for 3 additional years Pearl A. Dale and Audrey Parker Scholarship Fund
The Pearl A. Dale and Audrey Parker Scholarship was established in 1990. It honors sisters Pearl Dale and Audrey Parker who were both Dayton...
The Pearl A. Dale and Audrey Parker Scholarship was established in 1990....
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: Up to $1,000 renewable for 3 additional years
Deadline04/14/2021
$500 Robert S. Early, Sr. Memorial Youth Scholarship
The Robert S. Early Memorial Youth Scholarship was established in 2017 and is sponsored by the Roosevelt High School Class of 1968. Robert was...
The Robert S. Early Memorial Youth Scholarship was established in 2017...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $500
Deadline04/14/2021
Up to $500 Scott Neal Simpson Scholarship Fund
The Scott Neal Simpson Scholarship Fund was established in 1999 to memorialize this gifted athlete and scholar by furnishing scholarships to...
The Scott Neal Simpson Scholarship Fund was established in 1999 to...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: Up to $500
Deadline04/14/2021
$750.00 The Colbert Family Scholarship
The Colbert Family Scholarship was established in 2018 to award a scholarship to a graduating senior from Dayton Public Schools planning to major...
The Colbert Family Scholarship was established in 2018 to award a...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $750.00
Deadline04/14/2021
Varies The Dayton City League Varsity Club Student-Athlete of the Year Scholarship
The Dayton City League Varsity Club will be awarding two Student-Athlete of the Year Awards annually to a male/female student-athlete in the Dayton...
The Dayton City League Varsity Club will be awarding two Student-Athlete...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: Varies
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 renewable for 3 years The Dorothy Reynolds Scholarship
The Dorothy Reynolds Scholarship was established in 2013 to benefit seniors graduating from a Dayton Public High School or a student who is a...
The Dorothy Reynolds Scholarship was established in 2013 to benefit...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000 renewable for 3 years
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Edna and Erma Memorial Scholarship
The Edna and Erma Memorial Scholarship was established in 2018 to assist women from Montgomery County, Ohio who are starting, or returning to...
The Edna and Erma Memorial Scholarship was established in 2018 to assist...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$650 The Fannie Vought Fink Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Fanny Vought Fink Memorial Scholarship was established in 2007 by Louise Van Vliet in memory of her grandmother. The scholarship is for the...
The Fanny Vought Fink Memorial Scholarship was established in 2007 by...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $650
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Irene and Tom Malone Scholarship Fund
The Irene and Tom Malone Scholarship fund was established in 1989 to benefit students in the Southeast Priority Board area to further their...
The Irene and Tom Malone Scholarship fund was established in 1989 to...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Joseph Fanelli Scholarship
The Joseph Fanelli Scholarship was established in 2019 to assist graduating seniors from Stivers High School for the Arts. Joseph is a 1943...
The Joseph Fanelli Scholarship was established in 2019 to assist...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,250 renewable for 3 years The Kolodesh Family Foundation Scholarship
The Kolodesh Family Foundation Scholarship was established in 2015 to assist employees, and children of employees, of the Miller Lane Business...
The Kolodesh Family Foundation Scholarship was established in 2015 to...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,250 renewable for 3 years
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Major John F. Harris, Jr., Memorial Scholarship Fund
The Major John F. Harris, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to financially assist JROTC graduating seniors within the Dayton Public...
The Major John F. Harris, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund was established...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Marsha Foreman Memorial Fund for Hope Scholarship for Montgomery County
Marsha graduated from Vandalia-Butler High School, then Wright State University with a degree in education and certification in special education....
Marsha graduated from Vandalia-Butler High School, then Wright State...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000.00 The Professor E. Champ and Alma Warrick Memorial Scholarship
The Professor Ennis and Alma Warrick Memorial Scholarship was established in 2017 by Warrick Barrett in honor of his grandparents. The scholarship...
The Professor Ennis and Alma Warrick Memorial Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Schoemann Memorial Scholarship
The family of Sandy and Steve Schoemann established this scholarship in 2020. Sandy taught Spanish at Meadowdale High School for many years. Steve...
The family of Sandy and Steve Schoemann established this scholarship in...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 The Unitary Accounting Services Scholarship in honor of Thomas Neal
The Unitary Accounting Services Scholarship was established by Jeffrey Steed in honor of his mentor, Thomas Neal. The scholarship is designed to...
The Unitary Accounting Services Scholarship was established by Jeffrey...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 Trotwood Future Leaders Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2020 to help Trotwood-Madison High School students further their education at a two- or four-year college or...
This scholarship was established in 2020 to help Trotwood-Madison High...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 Trotwood Madison Education Foundation Scholarship
The Trotwood Madison Education Foundation Scholarship recognizes the efforts of graduating seniors whose academic achievement during the junior and...
The Trotwood Madison Education Foundation Scholarship recognizes the...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$500 - $1,000 Twentig Incorporated Endowment Fund (Willis "Bing" Davis Scholarship)
Twentig, Inc. established the Twentig Incorporated Endowment Fund (Willis “Bing” Davis Scholarship) in 1990. The purpose of the scholarship is to...
Twentig, Inc. established the Twentig Incorporated Endowment Fund...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $500 - $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000.00 Wahid Abdullah Memorial Scholarship
The Wahid Abduallah Memorial Scholarship was founded by Jim Bucher in 1997 to honor the memory of Wahid Abdullah. Wahid was a 17-year-old academic...
The Wahid Abduallah Memorial Scholarship was founded by Jim Bucher in...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000.00
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 William A. Lumpkin Endowed Scholarship
The William A. Lumpkin Endowed Scholarship was created by Mr. Lumpkin in 2019 to enhance opportunities for higher education for students graduating...
The William A. Lumpkin Endowed Scholarship was created by Mr. Lumpkin in...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$1,000 Yokley-Gamblin Family Scholarship
The Yokley-Gamblin Scholarship was established in 2019 for the exclusive purpose of assisting underrepresented ethnic minority students, who are...
The Yokley-Gamblin Scholarship was established in 2019 for the exclusive...
  • Deadline: 04/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline04/14/2021
$500 renewable for three additional years Muse Machine Carrie Vanderbeek Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to further the education of a student within the Valley View School District who...
The purpose of this scholarship is to provide financial support to...
  • Deadline: 04/19/2021
  • Award: $500 renewable for three additional years
Deadline04/19/2021
$1,000 The Dayton Business Club Education Foundation Scholarship
The Dayton Business Club Education Foundation Scholarship was established to financially assist current college students enrolled in a physical...
The Dayton Business Club Education Foundation Scholarship was...
  • Deadline: 05/14/2021
  • Award: $1,000
Deadline05/14/2021
$1,250 renewable for one year David Dupps Scholarship
The Davids Dupps Scholarship Fund was established in 2017 to encourage students to enter career paths in trade related fields such as welders and...
The Davids Dupps Scholarship Fund was established in 2017 to encourage...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $1,250 renewable for one year
Deadline06/30/2021
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: 06/30/2021
  • Award: Minimum $1,000 - renewable up to the 5th year, senior status
Deadline06/30/2021
$750 The Waverly Glover Scholarship Fund
The Waverly Glover Scholarship of the African American Community Foundation of The Dayton Foundation was established in 2003 to provide scholarship...
The Waverly Glover Scholarship of the African American Community...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $750
Deadline06/30/2021
$2,000 - scholarship is renewable Thyrsa Frazier Svager Scholarship Fund
The Thyrsa Frazier Svager Scholarship of the African American Community Foundation of The Dayton Foundation was established to provide scholarship...
The Thyrsa Frazier Svager Scholarship of the African American Community...
  • Deadline: 06/30/2021
  • Award: $2,000 - scholarship is renewable
Deadline06/30/2021
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