Scholarship Info

Dozens of scholarship applications are available on the Guidance webpage each year. 
THS provides announcements of upcoming scholarship due dates and other important information.
 
*This page will be updated as new scholarships become available.*  

 

 

 

 

 

SCHOLARSHIPS

Some scholarships will require you to print the application while others can be accessed on-line.

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Scholarship applications are available online at www.miamicountyfoundation.org,
Miami County high schools or by phoning the Miami County Foundation office at 937-773-9012.

Application deadline November 1st

Thelma Ross Dalton Scholarship has been extended until February 1, 2019.

   

High School Scholarships for Trade Schools in Ohio

Imagine America offers scholarships for trade schools in Ohio. The schools listed below participate in the Imagine America High School Scholarship Program. Take a look at the schools to see if any might be a good fit for you or your students! To date, over 4,000 high school students have been awarded Imagine America high school scholarships for trade schools in Ohio. That’s more than $4 million in tuition assistance! We’re proud to showcase our list of Ohio trade schools. If any of these schools interest you, make sure to request information from them. And remember to ask them about our scholarship program as well.

Website is here:  https://www.imagine-america.org/high-school-scholarships-trade-schools-ohio/

The Elks National Foundation

The 2019 Most Valuable Student scholarship contest is open to any high school senior who is a US Citizen. Applicants will be judged on scholarship, leadership, and financial need.  The 2019 MVS application deadline is November 15, 2018.

Website:  http://www.elks.org/scholars/scholarships/mvs.cfm

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program Scholarship

The Coca-Cola Scholars Program scholarship is an achievement-based scholarship awarded to graduating high school seniors. Students are recognized for their capacity to lead and serve, as well as their commitment to making a significant impact on their schools and communities. With the 30th class in 2018, the Foundation has provided over 6,000 Coca-Cola Scholars with more than $66 million in educational support. 150 Coca-Cola Scholars are selected each year to receive this $20,000 scholarship. The application is open! Students who will be graduating in the 2018-2019 academic school year may apply here through Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at 5:00 p.m. Eastern. Please click the box below for our eligibility requirements.

Additional information located here: https://www.coca-colascholarsfoundation.org/apply/#TheCocaColaScholarsProgramScholarship

AES Engineering Scholarship

Purpose of Scholarships

AES Engineering is pleased to be able to continue offering scholarships to motivated students to help in the furthering of their education.

Scholarship Criteria

Our belief is that achieving a high grade point average should not be the only criteria for determining who deserves to be helped. For that reason we are offering a scholarship that will be awarded on the basis of character, as determined by an evaluation of the essays that are submitted.

Scholarships are intended for our future leaders across a wide spectrum of fields of study. This award is available to high school seniors and all students attending a post secondary educational facility.

You are not required to be taking Engineering courses to be eligible.

How to Apply

Students must submit an essay of between 500 and 1000 words in answer to the following question:

When you look back on your life in 30 years, what would it take for you to consider your life successful? What relationships or accomplishments will be important on this journey?

Amount of award: $500.00
Deadline for entry: October 6, 2018

Submit essay to scholarships@aesengineers.com

There is no application packet for this award. Please do not include your resume at this time.

Be sure to include your full name as well as the name of the school you are attending this year and your plans for next year.

Additional information located here:  http://www.aesengineers.com/scholarships.php

DOROTHY WALKER BEACH MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP 


$500.00 
Applications for the $500.00 Dorothy Walker Beach Memorial Scholarship are available at all high schools in Miami County or from Piqua-Lewis Boyer Chapter NSDAR.

Application is located here.

“B. Davis Scholarship”

 

The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2019.

Please visit our website at http://www.studentawardsearch.com/scholarships.htm to read about us and to apply for our scholarship.  While you’re there, please browse through the rest of the site to learn more about applying for scholarships.

Our website was developed solely for the purpose of helping students locate and apply for scholarships.  We are trying to improve the students’ chances for success.  The site is free and we charge nothing for the information or the application.

The deadline for applications is May 24, 2019

Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000

Edison State Community College

The Edison State Scholarship Application is your ticket to applying for over thirty campus-based scholarships. These scholarships

https://www.edisonohio.edu/ScholarshipApps/

The Horatio Alger Association

The Association administers more than 70 undergraduate and graduate need-based scholarship programs.  Information is located here:

https://horatioalger.org/

Scholarship America

Scholarship America manages thousands of scholarship programs. Many are only open to employees of the sponsoring company or their families, but some are available to students in the general public. All of the scholarships for 2018-19 and beyond that you see below are managed by Scholarship America.

Information located here:  https://scholarshipamerica.org/what-we-do/students-parents/open-scholarships/

Walmart Foundation

The Walmart Foundation offers scholarship programs that benefit qualified Walmart associates and their high school senior dependents.

Information about both grants and scholarships located here:  http://giving.walmart.com/foundation

Toyota Scholarship Program

Toyota Financial Services proudly announces its 2019 Making Life Easier (MLE) Scholarship Program which will award up to $1 million to college-bound students associated with select community partners.

Information located here: https://www.scholarsapply.org/toyotafinancial/

WASHINGTON CROSSING FOUNDATION

The Washington Crossing Foundation was chartered in 1964, as a nonprofit corporation for the purpose of promoting a greater appreciation of the significance, courage and patriotism of George Washington and his leadership throughout the American Revolution. The dedication and courage which inspired his historic crossing of the Delaware and subsequent victories at Trenton and Princeton, New Jersey, and eventually at Yorktown, Virginia, are as important today as they were in 1776.

Information located here:  http://www.gwcf.org/

The University of Toledo SCHOLARSHIPS for FUTURE TEACHERS

The University of Toledo is now accepting applications for scholarships specifically for high school seniors who want to become teachers. 

The Judith Herb College of Education is fortunate to have a strong alumni base who support our students. With over 50 endowed scholarships just for education majors, we annually award funds to over 140 students.  These college scholarships are on top of any merit and university-level awards. We invite your seniors to apply for scholarships for the 2019-20 school year, so they can be one of our award winners!

Additional information is available at:  www.utoledo.edu/education/scholarships

Application deadline: December 1, 2018

GORDON ORTHODONTICS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

Gordon Orthodontics Scholarship Program offers the opportunity to support the college costs for graduating high school students.  Two $1000 scholarships will be awarded on a competitive basis to two graduating seniors from the local area.  The winners will be notified by mid-May to assist in the student’s college decision.

Eligible Applicants must:

  1. Be a senior attending a state accredited public or private high school.  The applicant must be a past or present patient of Gordon Orthodontics.
  2. Demonstrate outstanding academic achievement, strong participation in school activities (particularly as it relates to the arts), and community service.  Recommended criteria are a 3.5 cumulative GPA and combined SAT scores of 1000 and/or ACT scores of 24.
  3. Be a candidate for high school graduation at the end of the current academic year and enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited college or university.

 

How to Apply:

If the applicant meets the preceding eligibility requirements, he/she may obtain an application from the high school guidance counselor or from Dr. Gordon’s office.  Each applicant must submit 1) Gordon Orthodontics Application form; 2) High school transcript and recent SAT or ACT scores; 3) Any other information which might be pertinent to or will aid in your application; and 4) Signed parental consent form.

The completed application form and supporting documents must be postmarked and mailed to the office of Dr. Doug Gordon, 140 Shawnee Street, Greenville, Ohio 45331 or delivered to Dr. Gordon’s Greenville or Troy locations in one envelope no later than March 21, 2019.

Application located here.

Scholarships for Student Caregivers

As the population of older adults continues to grow and life spans lengthen, more and more young people are taking on the role of caregiver for older loved ones. While the exact number of young people taking on this responsibility is not well understood, it’s estimated to be well over 1 million.

On top of their demanding caregiving duties, many of these young people are simultaneously pursuing high school, college or graduate-level education. Scholarships for student-caregivers help ease the financial burden faced by these extremely hardworking students.

We understand that student caregivers may not have the time to scour the Internet to find available scholarships to help them pay for college. That’s why we’re handling some of that research by compiling and updating the below list to ensure they have access to the latest caregiver scholarships and information.

Available Scholarships for Student Caregivers

Unigo Scholarship Alert: November 2018

This page contains a series of scholarships with varying due dates.

Web page is located here.

$1,000 | Moolahspot Scholarship

Deadline: December 31

Info: Applicant must be at least 16 years of age and be planning on or be currently attending college or graduate school. Applications must be completed in English. Selection is based upon a short essay.

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$1,000 | Scholarship Detective Scholarship

Deadline: December 31

Info: Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident. Entrant must complete an application which includes a 140 character or less statement on how you plan to use the scholarship money. Scholarship is awarded based on the best reason.

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Megawatt Scholarship

Graduating high school seniors seeking a two-year or four-year STEM degree at an accredited university are eligible to apply for one of the three scholarships being offered. The process is simple and the deadline for application is March 1, 2019. In addition to the one-time $5,000 award, recipients are recognized with their names permanently displayed on a wind turbine.

www.megawattscholarships.org

These scholarships are a part of our commitment to being good corporate citizens and building lasting relationships with customers and communities. Whirlpool Corporation and One Energy encourage education in the technologies and industries of the future and wish all applicants the best of luck.

OHIO JCI SENATE CHARITABLE AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION

All application materials are located here. 

Pioneer Electric Cooperative

Pioneer Electric Cooperative is sponsoring our annual scholarship competition for high school seniors.  We have added more scholarships for this year—we will be awarding one (1) $2000 scholarship, one (1) $1500 scholarship, one (1) $1000 scholarship and seven (7) $500 scholarships to high school seniors.

Applicants must have a current career average of 3.8 or better, and a minimum of 25 on the ACT. (Applications with a lower GPA or ACT will be returned.) Eligible applicants should be pursing acceptance to an accredited college or proper technical/vocational school of student's choice. They may also be accepted and then enrolled in an accredited school of nursing, working toward a degree or graduation.

Visit the website at www.pioneerec.com to receive an application or call 1-800-762-0997.  

ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE TYPED.  Students can complete the form on the web and then print it out. The application forms need to be submitted to Pioneer Electric by Friday, January 25, 2019 by 5:00 pm.  Applications received in the office after this time will not be accepted. All applicants will be interviewed on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. After the deadline, applicants will be notified through their schools of their interview time.

Studentscholarships.org - Large online repository for scholarships. 

https://studentscholarships.org/2018scholarships.php#sthash.6U030YSR.dpbs

The Aviation Chapter of the American Society of Military Comptrollers (ASMC) Scholarship

Who: Ohio High School seniors who are planning to obtain a degree in the financial/resource management arena (Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Economics, Public Administration, Computer Science, Operations Research related to Financial Management, Accounting or Finance). 

Application packages should be completed and mailed or email back with a postmark no than later than February 28, 2019.

Materials located here

Pureland Supply Vocational and Skilled Trade Scholarship

Pureland Supply has been selling high quality replacement projector lamps to various universities, schools, and government entities since 1997.  We understand the importance of skilled trades in our society and appreciate those who learn and perform specific trade, craft or labor occupations. 

The $1000.00 Pureland Supply Scholarship is available to students who have been accepted to an accredited trade school, vocational college, technical school or community college for the study of trade, craft, or labor occupations.  Recipients are chosen on their ability to describe how their chosen trade or field plays an important role in today’s world and why this is the path they have chosen.

 

Application materials:

➢      A typed one-page essay about:

o   How your chosen trade or field is important in today’s society, and

o   Why this is the trade you want to be in 

➢      High school transcript or GED

➢      One letter of recommendation from a non-family member

➢      A completed application (Download Application Here)

➢      This is an annual scholarship that is available every year.  The current deadline for Fall 2019 semester is June 1, 2019.  We are now accepting scholarship applications that are due June 1st, 2019.   Payment will be made directly to the accredited school the winner is enrolled in.

 Submit all application materials listed above to:
Pureland Supply

Scholarship Application

210 Gale Lane

Kennett Square, PA 19348

Abbott and Fenner Scholarship Program


Abbott & Fenner Business Consultants are pleased to be able to continue with our scholarship program for the 12th year.
 
We will be awarding up to $1,000 to the winner(s) each year.
 
Scholarship Deadline   -  June 14, 2019.
 
Application Process
Students will submit an essay on the topic that appears on the scholarship page of our web site:  
Full details are available on our site.

Miami County Farm Bureau Collegiate Scholarship Application

Introduction The Miami County Farm Bureau is offering a $500 scholarship award to Miami County Farm Bureau members’ children, who are majoring in Agriculture. The scholarship is for the purpose of continuing higher education at a two or four year college or university.

QUALIFICATIONS – Applications will be accepted from students meeting the following qualifications:

1. Must be a high school senior or graduate of a Miami County high school.

2. Must be enrolled as a full-time student in a four year college or university agricultural program, or in a two year college agricultural program for Fall Quarter/Semester of 2019.

3. Parents or applicant must be a Miami County Farm Bureau member prior to applying.

4. Applicant may not have been a previous winner of this scholarship.

CONDITIONS OF THE SCHOLARSHIP – The award will be used towards the student’s tuition and fees and will be processed through the scholarship office of the chosen school.

SELECTION – Selection of the final applicants will be made by the Miami County Farm Bureau Board of Trustees.

WHERE AND HOW TO APPLY – Send the completed application to the scholarship committee by April 1, 2019: Miami County Farm Bureau 1554 McKaig Ave. Building B Troy, OH 45373 Fax: 937-332-3606 Or e-mail as a PDF to:miami@ofbf.org

Application located here

The Dayton Foundation’s ScholarshipCONNECT!

 Search and apply online to be matched with over 200 local scholarships;  Upload transcripts, essays and financial aid information; and  Research other scholarship, student loan and financial aid resources.

Completed scholarship applications are due March 8, 2019 by 4:00 p.m.

Go to www.daytonfoundation.org and click on ScholarshipCONNECT to access the online scholarship application.

For more information, contact The Dayton Foundation scholarship program office at (937) 222-0410 or scholarships@daytonfoundation.org

The Troy Foundation

https://thetroyfoundation.org/

Most scholarships administered by The Troy Foundation and reviewed by our Scholarship Selection Committee can be applied for using the following link http://thetroyfoundation.academicworks.com.

The Jedadiah Lynn Sheafer Scholarship has its own application which may be viewed at this link.

Click Here for the Life Is A Journey Nomination Form.

On-line applications must be completed by March 20, 2019 for all other deadlines please see your high school guidance counselor. Please note there is not a mail box or drop off box at the Foundation. We regret that incomplete applications or applications submitted after the deadline will not be considered. The Foundation’s Scholarship Selection Committee will review applications in April, schools are notified of the scholarships awards in May, and those awards are presented by the schools. The Foundation will not notify recipients directly with the exception of the Miami County Medical Society, The Miami County Medical Society Alliance Scholarship and all the Hobart Institute of Welding Technology Scholarships.

Any application not available on this website must be obtained through your high school guidance counselor and those scholarships are awarded by the respective schools’ selection committees.

The 2019 Troy High School Scholarship Application

This single application covers multiple scholarships.

Applications must be completed and returned to your counselor by March 20, 2019.

Application is located here.

Current Scholarships:

Helene Craig-Hartzell Memorial Scholarship

Sewell, Perlema & Grace

Henrietta Mungle Memorial Scholarship

Class of 1954

Good, Alan & Irma

Dixon, Christina Rae

Sanders, Dorothy Brosius

Charles Grump Scholarship

Doris High

Zell, Greg

Troy Altrurian Club

Maier, William H.

Hartman Family Memorial Scholarship

Gollamudi STEM Scholarship

Taylor Family Scholarship

Fly High Girls

Cookson PTO

Denoyer, Ian M.

Glyn O. and Gladys Williams Memorial Scholarship

James Welbaum Memorial Scholarship Trustfund

Minster Bank

Mischler, James J. & Margaret

Slonaker, John

Bridge, Elizabeth Ann

Class of 1950

Class of 1949

Wagner, Rexford

Ed & Vicki Latta Scholarship

Hartman Family Memorial Scholarship - Technical

Forest School/Van Cleve PTO

Tullis, Dorothy

Class of 1961

Class of 2018

Swank, Karen

Troy Swim and Dive Parents Association

The Little Kinger Fund Athletic Scholarship 2019

The Little Kinger Fund Athletic Award Scholarship of $1000 will be provided to a Miami Valley female high school senior who will be participating in intercollegiate athletics at a 4-year institution.

The deadline for this application is April 22, 2019

The application is located here.

GEORGE W. HARTZELL CHARITABLE FUND

MERIT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

GENERAL CRITERIA FOR CONSIDERATION: Leadership achievement and potential, scholastic achievement and potential, financial need and character assessment.

NOTE: Completed applications with most recent transcript attached should be mailed to George W. Hartzell Charitable Fund, Scholarship Distribution, PO Box 226, Piqua OH 45356, to be received by April 30 to be considered.  This scholarship may be renewable contingent upon an annual application.

Application is located here.

PATRICIA L. RECKER MEMORIAL FUND

MERIT SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION FOR HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

GENERAL CRITERIA FOR CONSIDERATION: Leadership achievement and potential, scholastic achievement and potential, financial need and character assessment.

NOTE: Completed applications with most recent transcript attached should be mailed to Patricia L. Recker Memorial Fund, Scholarship Distribution, PO Box 226, Piqua OH 45356, to be received by April 1 to be considered.  This scholarship may be renewable contingent upon an annual application.

Application is located here.

William D. Squires Scholarship

The William D. Squires Scholarship application is now available.  The award amount is $4,000 per year for the Class of 2019!  It is renewable for a maximum total of $16,000!  It is free to apply.

This scholarship is only for Ohio high school seniors.  It is primarily financial need-based.  Students must also be highly motivated and have a clearly defined career goal.  Applications will be accepted from February 15th until the postmark deadline of April 5th.  Please review all of the eligibility requirements before applying.

We do not restrict your choice of careers but we do require that you have made a decision about your career path. Ideally, you have already been working towards your career goal. 

All information is located here. 

Midmark Offering Technical Scholarship

Midmark Corp., a leading provider of medical, dental and veterinary equipment, technology and services, is offering a $20,000 technical scholarship to a graduating high school senior who is a resident of Darke, Miami, Mercer, Auglaize or Shelby County high schools.

Eligible seniors must pursue a bachelor’s degree at an accredited four-year university in engineering, including mechanical, electrical, computer, industrial and software or in computer information systems.

Scholarship applications are due by Feb. 22, 2019, and should be emailed to MidmarkTechnicalScholarship@midmark.com.

Application and scholarship requirements located here. 

 

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