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Kettering Education Foundation - John Pitstick Scholarship

Kettering Education Foundation - John Pitstick 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 student who enjoyed high school and made lifelong friends at Fairmont. John attended UC for a short time, then went on...

Kettering Education Foundation - Patricia Dudick Scholarship

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 in Mrs. Dudick’s 1st or 3rd grade class at Moraine Meadows or JFK Elementary School and who plan to further their...

Kettering Education Foundation - Ray Albrecht Scholarship

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 all aspects of his life, and for his commitment to sending eleven kids and six grandkids through the Kettering School...

Kettering Education Foundation - Robert J. Kritzer and Frances C. Eden Scholarship

Kettering Education Foundation - Robert J. Kritzer and Frances C. Eden Scholarship

The Robert J. Kritzer and Frances C. Eden Scholarship was established in 2018 to recognize and honor Robert Kritzer and Fran Eden for their lifelong commitment to student athletes, and their standards of excellence regarding athletics, academics, and leadership. This...

Kettering Education Foundation - Sally Roush Brown Scholarship

Kettering Education Foundation - Sally Roush Brown Scholarship

Kettering Education Foundation – Sally Roush Brown Scholarship memorial was established in 2006 to honor leadership and high achievement. Through this scholarship we hope to foster an interest among Kettering graduates in becoming our next generation of leaders. ...

Kettering Education Foundation - Susan Fanelli Scholarship

Kettering Education Foundation - Susan Fanelli Scholarship

Sue (Reinicke) Fanelli was raised in Kettering and attended elementary and high school in Kettering. She graduated from Fairmont West High school in 1966. She received her bachelor’s degree in education from Bowling Green State University and returned to Kettering...

Kirk D. Mastromatteo Scholarship

Kirk D. Mastromatteo Scholarship

The family of Kirk D. Mastromatteo (Coach Mas) established this scholarship in 2022 in his memory. Coach Mas passed away in 2020 prior to his first year of coaching the David H. Ponitz Career Technology Center’s high school football team. Applicant’s must: Be a...

Kolodesh Family Foundation Scholarship

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 District to attend an accredited college, university or trade school. Applicant’s must: • Be a graduating senior or current...

Leo and Marie Lauber Family Scholarship - Vandalia Butler Foundation

Leo and Marie Lauber Family Scholarship - Vandalia Butler Foundation

THE LEO AND MARIE LAUBER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP honors the strong belief in education held by these two former Butler Township residents. This scholarship will financially assist Butler High School graduating seniors and Vandalia-Butler residents graduating from the...

Lloyd A. Cox Memorial Scholarship

Lloyd A. Cox Memorial Scholarship

The Lloyd A. Cox Memorial Scholarship was established in 2022 to celebrate the memory of Lloyd A. Cox, this scholarship was established to support Dayton Public School students in their pursuit of science and engineering careers. The goal is that those awarded a...

Madonna Wine Goss

Madonna Wine Goss

In January of 2003 Mrs. Goss met with The Dayton Foundation to discuss the creation of a scholarship fund to be activated at her death. After talking with foundation representatives, she decided that she would like the pleasure of seeing the students being awarded...

Major John F. Harris

Major John F. Harris

The Major John F. Harris, Jr. Memorial Scholarship Fund was established to financially assist JROTC graduates within the Dayton Public School System to further their education at an accredited college, community college, university, vocational school or trade...

Manchester Family

Manchester Family

The MANCHESTER FAMILY SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established in 1998 to provide graduating Kettering Fairmont High School seniors with a scholarship to further their educational studies at an accredited college, university or technical school. Christy Manchester, a member...

Mark Kingseed Memorial Scholarship

Mark Kingseed Memorial Scholarship

The Mark Kingseed Memorial Foundation has been established by Mark’s wife Joannie and his former partners at the Dayton law firm of Coolidge Wall to expand his considerable legacy of public service. Mark was a long-time member of Centerville City Council (1990-2003)...

Marsha Foreman Memorial Scholarship for Hope for Butler High School

Marsha Foreman Memorial Scholarship for Hope for Butler High School

Marsha graduated from Vandalia-Butler High School, then Wright State University with a degree in education and certification in special education. She also earned a Master’s Degree from the University of Dayton while employed by the Montgomery County Board of...

Marsha Foreman Memorial Scholarship for Hope for Montgomery County

Marsha Foreman Memorial Scholarship for Hope for Montgomery County

Marsha graduated from Vandalia-Butler High School, then Wright State University with a degree in education and certification in special education. She also earned a Master’s Degree from the University of Dayton while employed by the Montgomery County Board of...

Marvin and Helen Sturm - Vandalia Butler Foundation

Marvin and Helen Sturm - Vandalia Butler Foundation

The MARVIN AND HELEN STURM SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established in 1993 to provide scholarships to students who have excelled in math or science. The Sturms were long-time residents of the Vandalia-Butler community. The Vandalia-Butler Foundation Board of Trustees...

Marvin O'Cull Scholarship - Vandalia Butler Foundation

Marvin O'Cull Scholarship - Vandalia Butler Foundation

The Marvin O’Cull Scholarship was established in 1996 in the memory of a long-time Vandalia-Butler Optimist Club member who died in 1988. This scholarship is available to Butler High School students entering the field of engineering. Applicant must show involvement...

Mary Louise Gross-Poorman

Mary Louise Gross-Poorman

The MARY LOUISE GROSS-POORMAN SCHOLARSHIP was established in 2001 to offer financial assistance to Northridge High School seniors, who are planning to major in education at Miami University.

Mary Lynn Dorow Performing Arts Scholarship

Mary Lynn Dorow Performing Arts Scholarship

Established in 2021 to honor Mary Lynn Dorow who is a 6-year survivor of Ovarian Cancer. Mary Lynn is known for her positive attitude, perseverance, will, fight, strength, teamwork, courage and a BIG SMILE! Coaching a dance team of 65-75 young ladies, Mary Lynn...

Matrix Research STEM Scholarship

Matrix Research STEM Scholarship

The Matrix Research Scholarship was established in 2020 to help students further their education. Applicants must: Be accepted to or currently attending an accredited four-year college or university as a full-time student Minimum 3.0 GPA based on 4.0 scale Be a...

M. Byron Morton - Vandalia Butler Foundation

M. Byron Morton - Vandalia Butler Foundation

The M. BYRON MORTON MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND was established to remember this former Vandalia-Butler Schools’ superintendent and namesake of the Morton Middle School. His career in education spanned a total of 61 years. During Mr. Morton’s tenure with the...

Miamisburg Firemen's Association Scholarship

Miamisburg Firemen's Association Scholarship

The MIAMISBURG FIREMEN’S ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP was established to offer financial assistance to graduating high school seniors who are children of active Miamisburg Firefighters to enable them to continue their education at an accredited two- or four-year...

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Athletic Boosters Scholarship

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Athletic Boosters Scholarship

The MIAMISBURG SCHOOLS EDUCATION FOUNDATION VIKING BOOSTERS SCHOLARSHIP was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning on pursuing further education at a college or university. The Viking Booster Association of...

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Bauer School P. T. O. Scholarship

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Bauer School P. T. O. Scholarship

The BAUER SCHOOL P.T.O. SCHOLARSHIP OF THE MIAMISBURG SCHOOLS EDUCATION FOUNDATION was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning on pursuing further education at a college or university.

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Bear School P.T.O. Scholarship

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Bear School P.T.O. Scholarship

The BEAR SCHOOL P.T.O. SCHOLARSHIP OF THE MIAMISBURG SCHOOLS EDUCATION FOUNDATION was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning on pursuing further education at a college or university.

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Bill Toadvine Memorial Scholarship Award

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Bill Toadvine Memorial Scholarship Award

The Bill Toadvine Memorial Baseball Scholarship is named for the science teacher and coach who dedicated 17 years to Miamisburg Schools and was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning on pursuing further...

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Carole Grant Memorial Scholarship Fund

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Carole Grant Memorial Scholarship Fund

The Carole Grant Memorial Scholarship was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning on pursuing further education at a college or university, preferably in the field of education. Student must have a minimum 3.0...

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Class of 1945 Scholarship

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Class of 1945 Scholarship

The Class of 1945 Scholarship was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who are planning to pursue further education at a college or university. Students must have a minimum 2.5 GPA and demonstrate financial need.

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Class of 1951 Waldo Matthews-Lester Heistand Scholarship

Miamisburg Schools Education Foundation - Class of 1951 Waldo Matthews-Lester Heistand Scholarship

This scholarship was established to financially assist graduating seniors of Miamisburg High School who plan on pursuing further education at a college or university. Waldo Matthews was a former head football and basketball coach at Miamisburg High School whose...