Scholarship Info

Dozens of scholarship applications are available in the guidance office each year.  THS provides announcements of upcoming scholarship due dates and other important information. 

*This page will be updated as new scholarships become available.*






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


The Best Scholarship Search Platforms of 2017

Concise review of available scholarship search platforms.

Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools
  • The Ohio Association of Career Colleges and Schools (OACCS) is a statewide association of voluntary membership for non-public, postsecondary private schools and colleges. Ohio has over 300 registered career colleges and schools that are dedicated to preparing students for jobs and careers through certificate, diploma, and degree programs. OACCS members are dedicated to excellence in career education.
  • For 2016:  More Than 400 Scholarship Opportunities over $1.6 Million Available
  • For more information, please visit:

Troy High School Scholarship Application

This application includes approximately 50 scholarships.  Application is located here.  Due back to Guidance by 21MAR

Specific scholarships covered by the application are:

Gollamudi STEM
Class of 1975
Troy Altrurian
Elizabeth Ann Bridge
Class of 2016
Class of 1950
Class of 1954
Class of 1961
Cookson PTO
Ian Denoyer
Christine Rae Dixon
Forest/Van Cleve PTO
Jim Funderburg Memorial
Alan Good
Charles Gump
Hartman Family Memorial
Hartman Family Technical
Helene Craig-Hartzell
William H. Maier
Minster Bank
Troy Football Parents Association
James & Margaret Mischler
Henrietta Mungle
Dorothy Brosius Sanders
Perlema & Grace Sewell
John Slonaker
Karen Swank
Taylor Family Scholarship
Dorothy Tullis
Rexford Wagner
Jeff Warner
James Welbaum
Glyn & Gladys Williams
Fred McMullen Scholarship
Troy Noon Optimists
THS Student Government
Greg Zell
Hartzell Norris
Karen Ingle
Fly High Girls Scholarship


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

Application deadline November 1st.

The Dayton Foundation
  • Searchable Scholarship Database located here.
  • Large number of scholarships for Miami County students.
Troy Future Begins Today: Last Dollar Grant
Materials are located here.  To be considered for a Last Dollar Grant by The Future Begins Today,
please ensure that all application criteria from page 1 has been met and included in its entirety by
June 30.

The Carson Scholars Fund

Awards $1,000 college scholarships to students in grades 4-11 who excel academically and are dedicated to serving their communities. Scholarship winners receive the honor of being named "Carson Scholars" and are awarded an Olympic-sized medal and a trophy for their school to celebrate their accomplishments. Previous winners of Carson Scholarships are eligible to reapply for Carson Scholar Recognition annually - please visit the Current Scholar page for more information.

An interested student must be nominated by the principal at his or her school to be able to compete for a Carson Scholarship. Only one student from each school is able to apply, ensuring that each nominee epitomizes academic excellence. Carson Scholars must have a GPA of 3.75 and display humanitarian qualities through community service. Scholarships are awarded solely on the basis of academic achievement and humanitarian qualities, without regard to financial need, ethnicity, creed or religion.

The Troy Foundation

Scholarships are now active.  Please visit the website:

Voice of Democracy

The VFW is dedicated to promoting patriotism and investing in our future generation. If you are a democracy-loving high school student interested in a $30,000 college scholarship or a patriotic middle school student interested in winning $5,000, these scholarships may be for you.

Link is here:

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:

The Elks National Foundation

The 2018 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. Applications for the 2018 contest will be available online starting September 1, 2017. The 2018 MVS application deadline is November 27, 2017.


“B. Davis Scholarship”

The creators of the “Student Award Search Aid” website are offering a scholarship for 2018.

Please visit our website at 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 22, 2018

Amount of Scholarship:  $1,000

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at

American College Foundation

ACF Annual Visionary Scholarship Program

The ACF Annual Visionary Scholarship Program offers multiple awards, with a top prize of $5,000.  High school Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors who are US citizens or eligible non-citizens are invited to apply.  Financial need is NOT considered; all income levels may apply.

Information is located here

Flyer is located here.

PFLAG is proud to award scholarships each year. Applications for 2018 are now available!

Scholarship Deadline is Thursday February 1, 2018


Two to three who are lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender (LGBT) students and one or two who are straight ally students who actively support and advocate for LGBT individuals.

PFLAG is honored to also award or administer a $1,000 scholarship offered by the Greater Dayton LGBT Center to any deserving LGBT student.

So whether you are beginning your higher education career or returning as an adult student, these scholarships are designed to lend a helping hand.

For more information on our annual scholarship program, please contact our scholarship chair at:

Dorothy Walker Beach Memorial Scholarship 

All information is located here.

Postmarked no later than 8JAN18

Jostens Scholarship

Share a video or picture and a written statement that tells us what you stand for on lnstagram with #forwhatlstand and tag and follow @jostensinc to enter and win. We will award one winner for the best photo submission and one for the best video. 



O.B.O. Groth & Associates

The Lawyers here at Groth & Associates are proud to offer a generous $1,000.00 scholarship for any individuals who qualify. To qualify for this scholarship:

  1. Must have a G.P.A. of 3.0+
  2. Fill out the form with your contact information
  3. Attach school transcript to verify enrollment or submit any document to help us know you are currently enrolled or have been accepted to a college or university in the United States.
  4. Attach a 500-word essay about difficulties or hardships you have had to personally overcome

The deadline for application submissions is July 31, 2018. Qualifying students can apply here:

2018 Pioneer Scholarship Program

Pioneer Electric Cooperative is sponsoring our annual scholarship competition for high school seniors.  We have changed our competition a bit—we will be awarding one (1) $2000 scholarship, one (1) $1500 scholarship, one (1) $1000 scholarship and five (5) $500 scholarships to high school seniors.

Specific information is located here.


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 26, 2018 by 5:00 pm.  Applications received in the office after this time will not be accepted. All applicants will be interviewed on Tuesday, February 6, 2018. After the deadline, applicants will be notified through their schools of their interview time.


1. Human Resources Association of Western Ohio (HRAWO) will be issuing one scholarship to be used towards an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at an accredited university.
2. The scholarship will consist of a onetime payment of $1,000.00.
3. One scholarship for the academic year will be awarded to an incoming freshman.
4. All information is located here.  

2018 Midmark Technical Scholarship Application

Midmark Corporation is proud to offer a Technical Scholarship, in the amount of $20,000. This scholarship will
be paid out over four years and awarded to one qualified High School student upon graduation.

Application materials and directions are located here. 

ESCC Scholarship Application

Franklin Masonic Lodge #14 F&AM

Application and information located here. 

Kyle Terrian Scholarship 

The Kyle Terrian Memorial Fund was established in 2013 to remember Kyle Terrian. Kyle was a student of Bethel High School and Ohio University. Kyle passed away in 2013 from a rare and aggressive cancer. 

Requirements prior to applying:

            Senior at a Miami County High School

            Cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher (GPA will be verified)

Application is located here.

Walmart Dependent Scholarship Program!

The Walmart Dependent Scholarship Program awards scholarships of up to $13,000 that can be used over the course of four academic years. Eligible applicants who complete the online application process will be evaluated based on financial need and academic achievement. Approximately 25% of all eligible applicants will receive scholarships.


Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:

  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent legal resident of the United States.
  • Must be the dependent of a Walmart associate (employee) who has been actively employed within any division of Walmart for at least six consecutive months as of April 2, 2018.
  • Must be a high school (or home school) senior graduating between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018 or a GED candidate earning his or her diploma between August 1, 2017 and July 31, 2018.
  • Must have a cumulative high school grade point average (GPA) of at least 2.0 on a 4-point scale (high school/home school seniors).
  • Must enroll for fall 2018 as a freshman/1st year student in a full-time program of study at a two-year or four-year college or university. The school must be an accredited U.S. institution, and listed on the official website for the U.S. Department of
    Education ( Military academies are not approved institutions.
  • Must have financial need and be able to demonstrate the need with required documents.

Application Period

January 5 – April 2, 2018

Information & application located here.

AFA’s 2018 Teen Scholarship Essay Contest

Alzheimer’s disease doesn’t just affect the people who have been diagnosed with it; it also affects their loved ones, caregivers and people of all ages, including children. 

Each year, AFA holds a scholarship essay contest which asks students to describe how Alzheimer’s disease changed or impacted their lives. Whether they’ve had a loved one with the disease, volunteered or worked as a caretaker or are just passionate about the cause, the next generation of leaders in the fight against Alzheimer’s have a story tell. We want to hear it! All high school seniors who are US citizens or permanent residents and plan to enter a four year college/university in 2018 are invited to take part in the 2018 contest. 
All scholarship information is located here.

Aspiring Nurse Scholarship.

Our website will award a $1,000 scholarship to a future nurse in the high school graduating class of 2018.

We will award this scholarship to the applicant who best demonstrates:

+ A track record of academic excellence, particularly in science and mathematics

+ A passion for the nursing profession and the overall field of healthcare


This scholarship competition is open to all high school seniors who plan to pursue college education in nursing, including LPN / LVN, ADN, and BSN programs. Scholarship applications will be accepted until midnight on August 31, 2018.


Interested students may visit and click the banner on the right-hand side of the website's homepage. Here they'll find detailed scholarship information and the official application form.

Troy Basketball Parents Association

All scholarship information is located here.

Karen Ingle Memorial Art Scholarship 

The Karen Ingle Memorial Art Scholarship of The Troy Foundation was established in honor of the contributions that Karen Ingle made to both her community, as well as the commercial and fine art sectors of society. Miss Ingle's talent and skill are revered today and will be far into the future by those who knew Karen and her work. Evidence of Karen's legacy of art abounds in both the public and private realms. 

All scholarship information is located here.




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